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  Topic: Barndoor.dk
streetwagens

Replies: 25
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PostForum: Split Bus - Barndoor   Posted: Thu May 14, 2020 1:44 am   Subject: Re: Barndoor.dk
I use it all the time as well Tonny, please donít just close it, one of the best resources around!
  Topic: 'Unknown' Barndoor Deluxes
streetwagens

Replies: 863
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PostForum: Split Bus - Barndoor   Posted: Mon Apr 08, 2019 9:17 pm   Subject: Re: 'Unknown' Barndoor Deluxes
Does anyone know where the woodpile bus landed, I heard it was headed to the UK? Did it survive the journey?

Yes, itís landed fine, but itís had to take a bit of a back seat due to an expanding fa ...
  Topic: The Regna '54 Deluxe
streetwagens

Replies: 118
Views: 28292

PostForum: Split Bus - Barndoor   Posted: Wed Jan 09, 2019 4:25 am   Subject: Re: The Regna '54 Deluxe
It was actually good fun in the archives, and probably the most relaxing part of any mad Sweden trip Cool Laughing
  Topic: Found 1950 barndoor parts in a old workshop,incl the engine.
streetwagens

Replies: 9
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PostForum: Split Bus - Barndoor   Posted: Wed Aug 15, 2018 6:00 am   Subject: Re: Found 1950 barndoor parts in a old workshop,incl the engine.
Nice find! What bus do you have for it? Cool
  Topic: BD spindle difference versus 55-63 spindles -> diskbrakes
streetwagens

Replies: 3
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PostForum: Split Bus - Barndoor   Posted: Tue Jul 24, 2018 5:54 am   Subject: Re: BD spindle difference versus 55-63 spindles -> diskbrakes
Hi Peter,

I have used 55> brake drums and redrilled backing plates on barndoor spindles, so the bearing spacing should be the same, however you will need to make up caliper brackets as the backi ...
  Topic: Northern Arizona 1950 Panel, Sudfunk
streetwagens

Replies: 178
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PostForum: Split Bus - Barndoor   Posted: Mon Jul 23, 2018 5:48 am   Subject: Re: Northern Arizona 1950 Panel, Sudfunk
That would be the coolest accessories for Gene's van, thanks for adding the info, a great van.

Somehow I don't thing fish bones in my '50 fishmongers van would have the same appeal Laughing
  Topic: Anybody guess what this is?
streetwagens

Replies: 32
Views: 11280

PostForum: Split Bus - Barndoor   Posted: Thu Jun 07, 2018 1:55 am   Subject: Re: Anybody guess what this is?
Looking forward to the update! Hope you are well my friend Cool
  Topic: 'Unknown' Barndoor Deluxes
streetwagens

Replies: 863
Views: 266731

PostForum: Split Bus - Barndoor   Posted: Wed Jan 17, 2018 6:59 am   Subject: Re: 'Unknown' Barndoor Deluxes
Any update on the woodpile bus?

No progress to report yet apart from collecting a few bits and pieces that it needs! I can do a build thread once work start in earnest if people would like to see i ...
  Topic: Vw beetle 1946-1947 with tunnel number like -TK- 005...
streetwagens

Replies: 26
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PostForum: Beetle - Split-Window/1938-53 VWs   Posted: Tue Jan 16, 2018 5:09 am   Subject: Re: Vw beetle 1946-1947 with tunnel number like -TK- 005...
It looks like the KT number is stamped in the same place as the welded on tag for the VIN number would go. It makes me wonder if they all have KT numbers underneath the VIN tag that's welded on.. Has ...
  Topic: 1950 bus seats
streetwagens

Replies: 15
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PostForum: Split Bus - Barndoor   Posted: Tue Dec 05, 2017 1:53 am   Subject: Re: 1950 bus seats
I guess you need to:
a) Get hold of some old pictures of the bus (or its original cargo floor, pre replacement)
b) Get the birth certificate - long shot but maybe that'll specify the seat situation ...
  Topic: 'Unknown' Barndoor Deluxes
streetwagens

Replies: 863
Views: 266731

PostForum: Split Bus - Barndoor   Posted: Fri Dec 01, 2017 10:23 am   Subject: Re: 'Unknown' Barndoor Deluxes
Thanks guys, really looking forward to this one Cool

The speedo and pod are staying the van, it was a debate with the seller and his friend about the value of parts, All done with permission.

L ...
  Topic: 'Unknown' Barndoor Deluxes
streetwagens

Replies: 863
Views: 266731

PostForum: Split Bus - Barndoor   Posted: Fri Dec 01, 2017 5:59 am   Subject: Re: 'Unknown' Barndoor Deluxes
Okay, long story short 😉

The complete bus has a new owner, and both the buyer and seller are happy with the deal. It is being saved. Cool


P.s. Wanted-
Set of deluxe glass
1 or 2 Gers ...
  Topic: Today in Porsche 356 hunting history...
streetwagens

Replies: 147
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PostForum: Porsche - 356   Posted: Thu Jun 23, 2016 6:09 am   Subject: Re: Today in Porsche 356 hunting history...
Here's a pic of the '55 pre A I just imported from Sweden after a chance conversation with some friends... and a little help from them too! Very Happy

It hadn't left the garage in over 10 years, I am on ...
  Topic: mbvintagecars - [email protected] in Ohio
streetwagens

Replies: 2
Views: 462

PostForum: Buyer and Seller Feedback   Posted: Wed Mar 30, 2016 3:41 am   Subject: Re: mbvintagecars - [email protected] in Ohio
Hi Kai,

I have just taken delivery of the second car I bought from Frank at MB vintage cars. He is a great guy to deal with, honest and efficient, and handled shipping very well, I can definitely r ...
  Topic: Oldest RHD bus in the world...
streetwagens

Replies: 197
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PostForum: Split Bus - Barndoor   Posted: Thu Jan 14, 2016 7:48 am   Subject: Re: Oldest RHD bus in the world...
I think I just heard Dai's T5 fire up.....


Laughing

I was interested in this one about 5 years ago, then I heard that someone had cut the tags out, and taken some more of the parts, so it becam ...
  Topic: 20-020744 "The Tocksfors Rhd"
streetwagens

Replies: 184
Views: 123194

PostForum: Split Bus - Barndoor   Posted: Mon Dec 14, 2015 11:42 am   Subject: Re: 20-020744 "The Tocksfors Rhd"
And what a great trip it was! Laughing Good to see some progress on the old beast. 2 fitted on the trailer so easily, I reckon 3 would fit on it Laughing

I cant believe we didn't think of taking a roo ...
  Topic: Dads 1953 Sunroof Micro Bus
streetwagens

Replies: 37
Views: 12128

PostForum: Split Bus - Barndoor   Posted: Wed Dec 02, 2015 3:53 am   Subject: Re: Dads 1953 Sunroof Micro Bus
Do you still have it then? Shocked
  Topic: Deluxe dash in a Standard?
streetwagens

Replies: 27
Views: 10219

PostForum: Split Bus - Barndoor   Posted: Thu Nov 26, 2015 3:43 am   Subject: Re: Deluxe dash in a Standard?
realy? it now looks like this... lokated now in Deutschland.
https://igcdn-photos-a-a.akamaihd.net/hphotos-ak-xfa1/t51.2885-15/s750x750/sh0.08/e35/11881697_495970167234480_1999170138_n.jpg

20-0233 ...
  Topic: Deluxe dash in a Standard?
streetwagens

Replies: 27
Views: 10219

PostForum: Split Bus - Barndoor   Posted: Tue Nov 24, 2015 5:17 am   Subject: Re: Deluxe dash in a Standard?
No problem Cool Here's another one, 1952 11 window, spotted at Bad Camberg 2007, was one of the Finnish Winter Olympics busses:

https://www.thesamba.com/vw/gallery/pix/1431252.jpg
  Topic: Deluxe dash in a Standard?
streetwagens

Replies: 27
Views: 10219

PostForum: Split Bus - Barndoor   Posted: Mon Nov 23, 2015 3:26 am   Subject: Re: Deluxe dash in a Standard?
Thanks, that's most interesting. Any pics of the smoothgate and dash please?

Cheers,

Dave

Here ya go:

https://www.thesamba.com/vw/gallery/pix/1430843.jpg

https://www.thesamba.com/vw/gal ...
 
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