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  Topic: July 51 Type 15A Karmann Kabriolet Ė itís a bit of a project
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PostForum: Beetle - Split-Window/1938-53 VWs   Posted: Yesterday 4:39 pm   Subject: Re: July 51 Type 15A Karmann Kabriolet Ė itís a bit of a project
Awesome work and great to see the tread revived.

Keep up the great work,

Dave
  Topic: Post up your Azure Blue splits!
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PostForum: Beetle - Split-Window/1938-53 VWs   Posted: Yesterday 2:15 am   Subject: Re: Post up your Azure Blue splits!
Azure Blue was only offered on the Split Window Karmann from April to September 1952. Here is my July-car which is now under restoration. No surfaces will be restored - so it will be mostly original p ...
  Topic: Jims 1952
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PostForum: Beetle - Split-Window/1938-53 VWs   Posted: Sat Oct 23, 2021 8:56 pm   Subject: Re: Jims 1952


i also found a document from volkswagenwerk from feb 85. says the car (chassis?) was produced nov22 1952. delivered nov25 1952 to VW Distributing Company, NY. no paint color specified. no features ...
  Topic: Jims 1954
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PostForum: Split Bus - Barndoor   Posted: Sat Oct 23, 2021 8:49 pm   Subject: Re: Jims 1954
For what itís worth Iíd suggest planning to restore the truck and therefore do all you can to secure one of those cabs. The A pillars are available as a repro so you could relatively easily (easy for ...
  Topic: Neil's 52 Zwitter
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PostForum: Beetle - Split-Window/1938-53 VWs   Posted: Sat Oct 23, 2021 7:18 pm   Subject: Re: Neil's 52 Zwitter
Great work on the decklid Neil - inspirational as ever! Keep up the great work and equally great documentation.

Cheers. Dave
  Topic: Noob Question: A/T engine to M/T Engine
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Replies: 13
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PostForum: Type 3   Posted: Wed Oct 20, 2021 2:59 pm   Subject: Re: Noob Question: A/T engine to M/T Engine
Good point Bob. Iíd still like to know if this is a difference between auto and manual engines (Iím building an auto myself)

Dave
  Topic: Noob Question: A/T engine to M/T Engine
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PostForum: Type 3   Posted: Wed Oct 20, 2021 12:03 am   Subject: Re: Noob Question: A/T engine to M/T Engine
Are there differences between the carbs on an auto and those on a manual? I'm not saying it wouldn't work, nor that you'd need to change them, but I have a feeling there is a difference.

This funky ...
  Topic: Today in Bus hunting history...
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PostForum: Split Bus   Posted: Sat Oct 02, 2021 3:02 pm   Subject: Re: Today in Bus hunting history...
Nice Westy, most unusual repaint! Looks to be Velvet green originally which is a great colour. What are your plans for the repaint and matching seat covers?

Cheers. Dave
  Topic: '63 Panel Camper to Deluxe conversion project
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PostForum: Split Bus   Posted: Fri Oct 01, 2021 5:15 pm   Subject: Re: '63 Panel Camper to Deluxe conversion project
Today's color: white sealer

https://www.thesamba.com/vw/gallery/pix/2221809.jpg

Does this mean you are going to paint it now or is it just to tide it over until the weather warms up? Either way ...
  Topic: Today in Bus hunting history...
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PostForum: Split Bus   Posted: Wed Sep 29, 2021 2:49 pm   Subject: Re: Today in Bus hunting history...

https://www.thesamba.com/vw/gallery/pix/2221117.jpg

I recently picked up this 61 Kombi with factory safari windows and ambulance fans. Needs lots of love but a cool find for me.

Thatís lovely! ...
  Topic: San Diego Nov61 T34 #0 001 200
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Replies: 129
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PostForum: Type 3   Posted: Wed Sep 29, 2021 4:08 am   Subject: Re: San Diego Nov61 T34 #0 001 200
Looking superb! One of my favourite colours!
  Topic: San Diego 1963 Double Cab "Gustav"
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Replies: 336
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PostForum: Split Bus   Posted: Mon Sep 27, 2021 3:33 pm   Subject: Re: San Diego 1963 Double Cab "Gustav"
That does look fab Lee!
  Topic: Today in Bus hunting history...
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PostForum: Split Bus   Posted: Sat Sep 25, 2021 12:39 am   Subject: Re: Today in Bus hunting history...
Thatís a fantastic Dove blue panel - that dash is to die for!

Iíll vote for a build thread too please 😊😊
  Topic: Today in Bus hunting history...
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Replies: 19323
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PostForum: Split Bus   Posted: Mon Sep 20, 2021 3:21 pm   Subject: Re: Today in Bus hunting history...
Great video! Do you have a resto thread?
  Topic: Today in Bus hunting history...
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PostForum: Split Bus   Posted: Fri Sep 17, 2021 3:29 am   Subject: Re: Today in Bus hunting history...
This might take you to the squareback Iíve been following but itís the same auction
https://steffesgroup.com/Auction/AuctionDetails

Dave
  Topic: 1960 Double Cab Dove Blue Build
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Replies: 190
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PostForum: Split Bus   Posted: Fri Sep 17, 2021 3:18 am   Subject: Re: 1960 Double Cab Dove Blue Build
Thatís finished it off so nicely. Really well done. Respect!
  Topic: A barndoor chassis buried in my garden
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PostForum: Split Bus - Barndoor   Posted: Thu Sep 16, 2021 3:04 pm   Subject: Re: A barndoor chassis buried in my garden
Itís always great to see updates on this thread - thanks 😊 Iím looking forward to seeing the new season progress!

Cheers. Dave
  Topic: Chestnut Brown 1952 Crotchcooler, been parked since the 70s
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Replies: 210
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PostForum: Beetle - Split-Window/1938-53 VWs   Posted: Sun Sep 05, 2021 2:28 pm   Subject: Re: Chestnut Brown 1952 Crotchcooler, been parked since the 70s
Mighty impressive work on those seats!
  Topic: Today in Porsche 356 hunting history...
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PostForum: Porsche - 356   Posted: Thu Sep 02, 2021 3:31 pm   Subject: Re: Today in Porsche 356 hunting history...
Nice 😎
  Topic: Chestnut Brown 1952 Crotchcooler, been parked since the 70s
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Replies: 210
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PostForum: Beetle - Split-Window/1938-53 VWs   Posted: Wed Sep 01, 2021 11:03 pm   Subject: Re: Chestnut Brown 1952 Crotchcooler, been parked since the 70s
Sounds like your evasive action saved a whole heap of pain and really limited the damage to you and the car. Good move! The gearbox damage is easier to fix than the two of you and the front of the car ...
 
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