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  Topic: What did you do for your Bay recently?
NorCalWeekender

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PostForum: Bay Window Bus   Posted: Today 6:14 am   Subject: Re: What did you do for your Bay recently?
Got the rest of the curtains I made installed (okay, except for the one behind the closet)...

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  Topic: What did you do for your Bay recently?
NorCalWeekender

Replies: 8721
Views: 1161050

PostForum: Bay Window Bus   Posted: Fri Jul 26, 2019 10:08 am   Subject: Re: What did you do for your Bay recently?
Last weekend, I went to replace my rearmost roof panel with everything else still installed (I don't have a headbanger shelf) and managed to break the damn thing.

So I used what remained to make a ...
  Topic: Spotted Bays on the way…
NorCalWeekender

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PostForum: Bay Window Bus   Posted: Fri Jul 26, 2019 10:06 am   Subject: Re: Spotted Bays on the way…
Earlier this month, we were visiting Tennessee and I was always keeping my eyes peeled for VWs buried off in the brush somewhere.

Did see a bright orange bay Westy with a big T on the nose, but did ...
  Topic: The Stupid Question Thread
NorCalWeekender

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Views: 611304

PostForum: Bay Window Bus   Posted: Wed Jul 24, 2019 1:56 pm   Subject: Re: The Stupid Question Thread
The edge profile has two “stages.”

The outermost edge is .070” thick. The chunk that holds the screen is .325”.

Sorry I couldn’t find a tape measure, we only have vernier calipers around here.. ...
  Topic: The Stupid Question Thread
NorCalWeekender

Replies: 8332
Views: 611304

PostForum: Bay Window Bus   Posted: Wed Jul 24, 2019 12:37 pm   Subject: Re: The Stupid Question Thread
Okay, guys, I've done some digging around the forum here because my 71 Westy doesn't have jalousie screens. I've found the height and width of the screens, but I haven't clearly found the thickness. ...
  Topic: The Stupid Question Thread
NorCalWeekender

Replies: 8332
Views: 611304

PostForum: Bay Window Bus   Posted: Wed Jul 17, 2019 6:22 pm   Subject: Re: The Stupid Question Thread
I have the Bentley, so I'll double check that, too. I'll get it sorted...maybe tuck in the side over the cabinet first since that has less wiggle room.
  Topic: The Stupid Question Thread
NorCalWeekender

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Views: 611304

PostForum: Bay Window Bus   Posted: Wed Jul 17, 2019 2:24 pm   Subject: Re: The Stupid Question Thread
So in my 71 Weekender, I'm replacing just the rear most roof panel. There's no headbanger in it, but the closet and the other roof panels are still in and in good enough shape.

I've read that this ...
  Topic: What did you do for your Bay recently?
NorCalWeekender

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Views: 1161050

PostForum: Bay Window Bus   Posted: Sat Jun 22, 2019 10:25 am   Subject: Re: What did you do for your Bay recently?
Got the shore power unit reinstalled today. Going to have to do a little weather proofing for it before fall, but stoked to have it back in!
https://www.thesamba.com/vw/gallery/pix/1920641.jpg
http ...
  Topic: What did you do for your Bay recently?
NorCalWeekender

Replies: 8721
Views: 1161050

PostForum: Bay Window Bus   Posted: Thu Jun 20, 2019 9:21 am   Subject: Re: What did you do for your Bay recently?
Yeah, that set up looks good! I was also going to ask about the tracks.
  Topic: The Stupid Question Thread
NorCalWeekender

Replies: 8332
Views: 611304

PostForum: Bay Window Bus   Posted: Tue Jun 18, 2019 11:42 am   Subject: Re: The Stupid Question Thread
Hello,
It's easy, with the right tools.
You remove the hub that the stud is pressed into. Drive/press out the stripped stud and press a new one in. Done...
Getto way: You have a BAH(big ass ham ...
  Topic: The Stupid Question Thread
NorCalWeekender

Replies: 8332
Views: 611304

PostForum: Bay Window Bus   Posted: Tue Jun 18, 2019 11:38 am   Subject: Re: The Stupid Question Thread
So I've spent the morning trying to solve this problem and I'm at a point where being at home with the Bentley and the bus would be much better than just searching and searching...so I'm going to get ...
  Topic: The Stupid Question Thread
NorCalWeekender

Replies: 8332
Views: 611304

PostForum: Bay Window Bus   Posted: Tue Jun 18, 2019 11:00 am   Subject: Re: The Stupid Question Thread
So I've spent the morning trying to solve this problem and I'm at a point where being at home with the Bentley and the bus would be much better than just searching and searching...so I'm going to get ...
  Topic: The Stupid Question Thread
NorCalWeekender

Replies: 8332
Views: 611304

PostForum: Bay Window Bus   Posted: Fri Jun 14, 2019 8:15 pm   Subject: Re: The Stupid Question Thread
Ha! Yes, very good point.
  Topic: The Stupid Question Thread
NorCalWeekender

Replies: 8332
Views: 611304

PostForum: Bay Window Bus   Posted: Fri Jun 14, 2019 8:11 pm   Subject: Re: The Stupid Question Thread
Very much so! Thank you.

I do have the right screws... And need to just buy a box of ziploc for the garage.
  Topic: The Stupid Question Thread
NorCalWeekender

Replies: 8332
Views: 611304

PostForum: Bay Window Bus   Posted: Fri Jun 14, 2019 7:23 pm   Subject: Re: The Stupid Question Thread
Alright, I was stupid and didn't bag the screws for my Unicorn shore power set up when I took it out of the bus to clean it up.

I didn't see one in the gallery and I didn't see one searching thread ...
  Topic: VW Birth Certificates
NorCalWeekender

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PostForum: General/Chat   Posted: Thu Jun 06, 2019 10:50 am   Subject: Re: VW Birth Certificates
FWIW, I emailed the Museum (and heard back from Susanne) asking if orders placed before the changeover would still be handled by the museum and she did confirm that they will fulfill all orders placed ...
  Topic: Official Bay Part it Forward Thread
NorCalWeekender

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Views: 17831

PostForum: Bay Window Bus   Posted: Tue Jun 04, 2019 4:44 pm   Subject: Re: Official Bay Part it Forward Thread
Hey folks, so I'm on the hunt for a piece of the shore power set up on a 71 Westy.

[[edit: I found one!]]
  Topic: What did you do for your Bay recently?
NorCalWeekender

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Views: 1161050

PostForum: Bay Window Bus   Posted: Tue Jun 04, 2019 10:33 am   Subject: Re: What did you do for your Bay recently?
Looking good.

Last Sunday I decided it was time to tackle a previous owner's poor-choice attempt to replace the hardline through the firewall with a soft line. And as much as working with fuel make ...
  Topic: The Stupid Question Thread
NorCalWeekender

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Views: 611304

PostForum: Bay Window Bus   Posted: Sun Jun 02, 2019 4:51 pm   Subject: Re: The Stupid Question Thread
Okay, cool! I will definitely check that out!!
  Topic: The Stupid Question Thread
NorCalWeekender

Replies: 8332
Views: 611304

PostForum: Bay Window Bus   Posted: Sun Jun 02, 2019 4:05 pm   Subject: Re: The Stupid Question Thread
Okay, I have new fabric for making curtains. I have the slide rings for the track over the sliding door.

But I have no idea where to get that pleated strip that the plastic hooks hold onto? I find ...
 
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