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  Topic: gpichler - [email protected]
microbuser

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PostForum: Buyer and Seller Feedback   Posted: Thu Jul 02, 2015 11:11 pm   Subject: 1972 Westy Curtains
Thank you for such an excellent set of curtains. They are very well made and the shipping was very fast. A+++++
  Topic: Lowering a Bay FAQ
microbuser

Replies: 4628
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PostForum: Bay Window Bus   Posted: Fri Sep 24, 2010 10:53 pm   Subject: Splines
True. I quickly learned about figuring the discrepancy in the wear of the torsion bars to the chart. It's getting real easy to get into those torsion bars, but it is still quite a bit of work. I'll ke ...
  Topic: Lowering a Bay FAQ
microbuser

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PostForum: Bay Window Bus   Posted: Fri Sep 24, 2010 10:20 pm   Subject: 1 inner click
Ok, went back in today and turned the inner splines down one click (Total of one outer spline up and one inner spline down). Seems like I'm back to where I started in terms of rear height (slight rake ...
  Topic: Lowering a Bay FAQ
microbuser

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PostForum: Bay Window Bus   Posted: Thu Sep 23, 2010 10:23 pm   Subject: rear spline turning
Dropped the rear of my 70 bay one outer click on the torsion bars and now it's lower than the WW 2.5 dropped spindled front. Should I go one spline down on the inners to even things out?
Thanks.
  Topic: Nor-Cal Bus Fest 6! Sunday August 15, 2010
microbuser

Replies: 51
Views: 7978

PostForum: Shows/Events/Camping/Clubs   Posted: Fri Aug 13, 2010 11:33 pm   Subject: HUMBOLDT!!!
Coming down from Humboldt Saturday, staying at hippie Tim's. No more 40HP like last year, roaring 1776 this time. See you all there Smile
  Topic: Odd Rear Hatch, anyone know it's origin? New Pictures.
microbuser

Replies: 13
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PostForum: Bay Window Bus   Posted: Tue Jul 13, 2010 11:21 pm   Subject: Odd Rear Hatch, anyone know it's origin? New Pictures.
I'll post some better pics. Thanks.
  Topic: Odd Rear Hatch, anyone know it's origin? New Pictures.
microbuser

Replies: 13
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PostForum: Bay Window Bus   Posted: Tue Jul 13, 2010 10:03 pm   Subject: Odd Rear Hatch, anyone know it's origin? New Pictures.
Does not look like a hack. The glass is fit real nice into the hatch. Could it be off a commercial model?
  Topic: Odd Rear Hatch, anyone know it's origin? New Pictures.
microbuser

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PostForum: Bay Window Bus   Posted: Tue Jul 13, 2010 8:24 pm   Subject: Odd Rear Hatch, anyone know it's origin? New Pictures.
Was given this odd rear hatch. Appears to be factory. Anyone know what it was originally intended for? The glass is securit. I only have the hatch, no M-codes.
Thanks.

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  Topic: Lakeport Camp & Shine 2010 - June 19th
microbuser

Replies: 37
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PostForum: Shows/Events/Camping/Clubs   Posted: Mon May 31, 2010 11:05 pm   Subject: Lakeport Camp & Shine 2010 - June 19th
Coming down from Humboldt in the green machine, 70 bay'

looking forward to this one.
  Topic: Bugorama #65 Sacramento - May, 30, 2010
microbuser

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PostForum: Shows/Events/Camping/Clubs   Posted: Sun May 30, 2010 11:59 pm   Subject: Bugorama #65 Sacramento - May, 30, 2010
Wow! The show was absolutely awesome!!!!!!!!!

Power to the people's car'
  Topic: Bugorama #65 Sacramento - May, 30, 2010
microbuser

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PostForum: Shows/Events/Camping/Clubs   Posted: Fri May 28, 2010 10:56 pm   Subject: Bugorama #65 Sacramento - May, 30, 2010
Heading down from Humboldt in the green machine (70' bay).
Saturday morning Route:

101 south to 20 East.
Rt 16 down to Sac.

Hope to see some travelin v-dubs'

Will be parked in the swap ar ...
  Topic: 40mm Dells on 1776 advice
microbuser

Replies: 3
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PostForum: Performance/Engines/Transmissions   Posted: Fri May 28, 2010 10:51 pm   Subject: 40mm Dells on 1776 advice
Awesome, going to try that combo as a starting point. Thanks.
  Topic: 40mm Dells on 1776 advice
microbuser

Replies: 3
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PostForum: Performance/Engines/Transmissions   Posted: Thu May 27, 2010 10:11 pm   Subject: 40mm Dells on 1776 advice
Greetings,
I scored a set of NOS 40mm Dells miraculously and am getting ready to install them in my 70 bus. I am running a 1776:

Stock DP heads
Stock cam and rockers
010 Dist w/ pertronix
Phat ...
  Topic: [email protected] - [email protected]
microbuser

Replies: 77
Views: 26544

PostForum: Buyer and Seller Feedback   Posted: Thu May 20, 2010 11:01 pm   Subject: Nate's Early bay dropped spindles are awesome
If you have been thinking about going to Nate's dropped spindles just go for it! Quality workmanship and oh' how nice the bus sits and drives with the 2.5" drop. Thanks Nate.
  Topic: Lowering a Bay FAQ
microbuser

Replies: 4628
Views: 1560968

PostForum: Bay Window Bus   Posted: Sat Apr 17, 2010 12:04 am   Subject: WW OR Old Speed dropped spindles????
I am looking to drop the front of my 70 bay just a enough to match the rear (Sagging rear). I am pressed for time as I am planning on making the Niello Bugorama in May. Whose spindles are best, WW or ...
  Topic: Southbound 101 caravan?
microbuser

Replies: 6
Views: 865

PostForum: Bay Window Bus   Posted: Sat Mar 20, 2010 10:11 pm   Subject: Southbound 101 caravan?
Gonna smooth the shifter and pop open the vent windows tomorrow for a trip from Humboldt county to Los Angeles. Route: Southbound 101. Anyone traveling? Caravan? Let me know. Very Happy
  Topic: Weber Pump Rod Foes
microbuser

Replies: 2
Views: 691

PostForum: Performance/Engines/Transmissions   Posted: Wed Feb 24, 2010 12:44 am   Subject: Weber Pump Rod Foes
Anyone? Thanks.
  Topic: Weber Pump Rod Foes
microbuser

Replies: 2
Views: 691

PostForum: Performance/Engines/Transmissions   Posted: Tue Feb 23, 2010 7:57 pm   Subject: Weber Pump Rod Foes
I am having problems with my pump rods binding on my 40IDF's. I think they are also pumping too much fuel. They idle good but upon acceleration there is a lot of hesitation until I rev past 3000RPM. I ...
  Topic: Dual spring swap to single HD Springs?
microbuser

Replies: 3
Views: 828

PostForum: Performance/Engines/Transmissions   Posted: Sat Feb 06, 2010 2:37 am   Subject: Dual spring swap to single HD Springs?
A buddy is offering me a killer deal on a his mild port and polished 40x35.5 heads. Dual springs, chromoly retainers etc... Is it possible to run single HD springs on these heads?

My 70' bay bus ...
  Topic: Cam ID
microbuser

Replies: 2
Views: 945

PostForum: Performance/Engines/Transmissions   Posted: Thu Feb 04, 2010 9:15 pm   Subject: Cam ID
I found these numbers on my cam. Trying to ID the engine parts I just bought used. Thanks.

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