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  Topic: Early bay Continental upper bed. How do you get up there?
busdaddy

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PostForum: Bay Window Bus   Posted: Thu Mar 05, 2020 3:44 pm   Subject: Re: Early bay Continental upper bed. How do you get up there?
They sort of skipped over a few crucial parts on that kit, the real deal has a split front section that either side can be folded up on. To get in climb up the jumpseat or sink just like you do for th ...
  Topic: Has anyone used one of these roof bed conversion kits?
RalphWiggam

Replies: 6
Views: 605

PostForum: Bay Window Bus   Posted: Wed Jul 24, 2019 11:51 am   Subject: Re: Has anyone used one of these roof bed conversion kits?
Have you read the posts on "continental bed" on the forum?

Yes. I contacted the guy in the US who was making kits and he hasnt responded.

It was originally offered by Westfalia as th ...
  Topic: Has anyone used one of these roof bed conversion kits?
notchboy

Replies: 6
Views: 605

PostForum: Bay Window Bus   Posted: Wed Jul 24, 2019 11:15 am   Subject: Re: Has anyone used one of these roof bed conversion kits?
Have you read the posts on "continental bed" on the forum?

Yes. I contacted the guy in the US who was making kits and he hasnt responded.

It was originally offered by Westfalia as th ...
  Topic: 41+ Years with a VW Kombi: There's Never Been a Dull Moment!
NASkeet

Replies: 51
Views: 12160

PostForum: Bay Window Bus   Posted: Wed Apr 06, 2016 8:28 am   Subject: Re: 41+ Years with a VW Kombi: There's Never Been a Dull Moment!
Although the 1972~73 VW Type 2 Westfalia Continental, with front-hinged elevating roof, is described as a five berth motorcaravan, this would be rather cramped, in my opinion. The main, full-width, ro ...
  Topic: Continental upper bed
NASkeet

Replies: 336
Views: 171056

PostForum: Bay Window Bus   Posted: Fri Mar 28, 2008 9:28 am   Subject: Westfalia Continental roof bed
I have finished researching and finding sources for building the upper bed for a 68-73 Westy and I now plan on making them for sale. I have not got a set price on them yet as it will be a few weeks b ...
  Topic: I saw a 71 Westfalia Helsinki with a Continental bed today
NASkeet

Replies: 1
Views: 2200

PostForum: Bay Window Bus   Posted: Wed Mar 12, 2008 9:19 am   Subject: Re: I saw a 71 Westfalia Helsinki with a Continental bed tod
Saw a cool bus today. A 71 Westy with a Helsinki interior and the fabled Continental bed. The Helsinki setup is very cool. I wonder why they never brought these to the states. This one didn't have ...
  Topic: Continental upper bed
NASkeet

Replies: 336
Views: 171056

PostForum: Bay Window Bus   Posted: Thu Jan 24, 2008 7:31 am   Subject: Westfalia Continental, elevating-roof bed
This looks remarkably like the picture, that I posted in The Samba Gallery, just a few months ago!

We are talking Westy. Here is a good picture I found on here.

https://www.thesamba.com/vw/gall ...
  Topic: Continental upper bed
Vintage Auto Werks1

Replies: 336
Views: 171056

PostForum: Bay Window Bus   Posted: Wed Jan 23, 2008 9:24 pm   Subject: Continental upper bed
We are talking Westy. Here is a good picture I found on here. Thanks to NASkeet!!!

https://www.thesamba.com/vw/gallery/pix/361183.jpg


Image found at http://www.thesamba.com/vw/forum/album_page ...
  Topic: pop top question
NASkeet

Replies: 13
Views: 2364

PostForum: Bay Window Bus   Posted: Thu Sep 27, 2007 6:50 am   Subject: Re: pop top question
is it possible to flip an early bay pop top around in order to fabricate a bed on top instead of having just a cot?

The British specification, pre-1974/75, VW Type 2 Westfalia Continental campervan ...
  Topic: '72 Westy: Converting from Cot to Full Bed?
NASkeet

Replies: 26
Views: 13779

PostForum: Bay Window Bus   Posted: Thu Jun 21, 2007 6:36 am   Subject: Retro-fitting a pre-1974 Westfalia, plywood-based, roof bed
Why must you tease us so ??? Razz Razz

If I was closer I'd come help push, that bed setup is something we would all love to see.

I wouldn't go out of my way to tease you about this, knowing how de ...
 
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