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  Topic: Postal bus ?
porschebug

Replies: 12
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PostForum: Bay Window Bus   Posted: Mon Jun 12, 2017 5:19 am   Subject: Re: Postal bus ?
71 RHD Swiss Postal Van Converted Camper. Shocked
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  Topic: Let's see your HiTop or High Top Baywindow!
porschebug

Replies: 296
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PostForum: Bay Window Bus   Posted: Fri Dec 02, 2016 6:33 am   Subject: Re: Let's see your HiTop or High Top Baywindow!
71 Swiss postal van, RHD Shocked
https://www.thesamba.com/vw/gallery/pix/970611.jpg
  Topic: 71 HighRoof Panel Complete Camper Cabinet Build (pic heavy)
porschebug

Replies: 57
Views: 15960

PostForum: Bay Window Bus   Posted: Tue Oct 16, 2012 4:14 pm   Subject: 71 HighRoof Panel Complete Camper Cabinet Build (pic heavy)
how does it sound?

It sounds on the stock side but a little throatier
  Topic: 71 HighRoof Panel Complete Camper Cabinet Build (pic heavy)
porschebug

Replies: 57
Views: 15960

PostForum: Bay Window Bus   Posted: Sun Oct 14, 2012 9:34 am   Subject: 1971 RHD Swiss Postal Van
Here's an update, just added a stainless steel exhaust pipe from Just Kampers in the UK. This bus is so weird I've had to order from them a lot. Their stuff is awesome quality and they're nice folks ...
  Topic: 71 HighRoof Panel Complete Camper Cabinet Build (pic heavy)
porschebug

Replies: 57
Views: 15960

PostForum: Bay Window Bus   Posted: Wed Oct 03, 2012 5:41 pm   Subject: 71 HighRoof Panel Complete Camper Cabinet Build (pic heavy)
https://www.thesamba.com/vw/gallery/pix/970611.jpg

that has got to be one of the most badass baywindows ive ever seen. freakin awesome, lucky you, excellent work, enjoy the daylights out of it!

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  Topic: 71 HighRoof Panel Complete Camper Cabinet Build (pic heavy)
porschebug

Replies: 57
Views: 15960

PostForum: Bay Window Bus   Posted: Wed Oct 03, 2012 5:39 pm   Subject: 71 HighRoof Panel Complete Camper Cabinet Build (pic heavy)
im wondering why the early bumpers, and the late style turn signals. what year is the nose?
Unless it has had a nose replacement at some time, I have seen pics of other late crossovers with early bum ...
  Topic: 71 HighRoof Panel Complete Camper Cabinet Build (pic heavy)
porschebug

Replies: 57
Views: 15960

PostForum: Bay Window Bus   Posted: Wed Oct 03, 2012 5:33 pm   Subject: 71 HighRoof Panel Complete Camper Cabinet Build (pic heavy)
no vent window??? pics? please??? rare!


im wondering why the early bumpers, and the late style turn signals. what year is the nose?
https://www.thesamba.com/vw/gallery/pix/977342.jpg

https:// ...
  Topic: 71 HighRoof Panel Complete Camper Cabinet Build (pic heavy)
porschebug

Replies: 57
Views: 15960

PostForum: Bay Window Bus   Posted: Tue Oct 02, 2012 5:19 pm   Subject: 71 HighRoof Panel Complete Camper Cabinet Build (pic heavy)
As a fello highroof owner,, I've loved what you've done to yours.

Very nice, great save. Wink

thanks! P.S. I think I saw a pic of your bus covered in snow, is that you?
  Topic: 71 HighRoof Panel Complete Camper Cabinet Build (pic heavy)
porschebug

Replies: 57
Views: 15960

PostForum: Bay Window Bus   Posted: Tue Oct 02, 2012 5:18 pm   Subject: 71 HighRoof Panel Complete Camper Cabinet Build (pic heavy)
what year is that thing? the lights in the front, and the bumper combo confuzzle me...Sad

Hi, this is Rick's wife...don't worry, the whole van confuzzles me Shocked
(It's cool though)

Rick say ...
  Topic: 71 HighRoof Panel Complete Camper Cabinet Build (pic heavy)
porschebug

Replies: 57
Views: 15960

PostForum: Bay Window Bus   Posted: Tue Oct 02, 2012 5:15 pm   Subject: 71 HighRoof Panel Complete Camper Cabinet Build (pic heavy)
Amazing work Jeff! Shocked

Looks like we gotta talk. Cool

Yeah, you won't regret talking to Jeff Smile
  Topic: 71 HighRoof Panel Complete Camper Cabinet Build (pic heavy)
porschebug

Replies: 57
Views: 15960

PostForum: Bay Window Bus   Posted: Tue Sep 18, 2012 5:37 pm   Subject: Re: 71 RHD update continued
Here's some more...


That's great! I wonder if it could be adjusted to work with a late Bay front bumper and the deformation panel behind Think

Beautiful bus! Love that it has the full-height s ...
  Topic: 71 HighRoof Panel Complete Camper Cabinet Build (pic heavy)
porschebug

Replies: 57
Views: 15960

PostForum: Bay Window Bus   Posted: Tue Sep 18, 2012 5:34 pm   Subject: 71 HighRoof Panel Complete Camper Cabinet Build (pic heavy)
Very nice! Have you been able to take it out for any camping yet?

Nope, no camping yet. I've been getting it ready for Bug Jam & Bulli Brigade, that will be the maiden voyage. Quite frankly, ...
  Topic: 71 HighRoof Panel Complete Camper Cabinet Build (pic heavy)
porschebug

Replies: 57
Views: 15960

PostForum: Bay Window Bus   Posted: Sat Sep 15, 2012 6:24 am   Subject: 71 RHD update continued
Here's some more...

I designed & had a friend fabricate the front spare tire mount.
https://www.thesamba.com/vw/gallery/pix/970606.jpg

Here's the tire mount on the bus, notice it does not ...
  Topic: 71 HighRoof Panel Complete Camper Cabinet Build (pic heavy)
porschebug

Replies: 57
Views: 15960

PostForum: Bay Window Bus   Posted: Sat Sep 15, 2012 6:16 am   Subject: 71 RHD update
Here's an update on the bus - I've been working every weekend + my vacation on this project.

The first photo is in the wrecking yard the day before it was slated to be crushed:
https://www.thesamb ...
  Topic: 71 HighRoof Panel Complete Camper Cabinet Build (pic heavy)
porschebug

Replies: 57
Views: 15960

PostForum: Bay Window Bus   Posted: Mon Dec 12, 2011 3:41 pm   Subject: 71 HighRoof Panel Complete Camper Cabinet Build (pic heavy)
Thanks Very Happy

Rick, you aint kidding that things hard to photograph! And not only from a color perspective, but also from a SIZE perspective. This sucker's HUGE!!! Is it going to be ready by NDBS? ...
  Topic: 71 HighRoof Panel Complete Camper Cabinet Build (pic heavy)
porschebug

Replies: 57
Views: 15960

PostForum: Bay Window Bus   Posted: Sun Dec 11, 2011 12:29 pm   Subject: 71 HighRoof Panel Complete Camper Cabinet Build (pic heavy)
First off, I want to thank Jeff & his dad for doing such an amazing job on our interior. Its exactly what we wanted. We had a hard time finding someone to tackle the interior at first one com ...
 
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