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PostPosted: Mon Nov 09, 2020 1:14 pm    Post subject: Re: -52 Ravin Reply with quote

Great stuff ! congrats !
ever loved this bus since you posted the pics of it lying in the ditch, the white beltline stripe over green and rust, er sorry- patina- is so beautiful Very Happy
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PostPosted: Mon Nov 09, 2020 1:34 pm    Post subject: Re: -52 Ravin Reply with quote

INCREDIBLE!!!! Awesome work!!!
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PostPosted: Mon Nov 09, 2020 4:03 pm    Post subject: Re: -52 Ravin Reply with quote

Fantastic save. Well done Cool
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PostPosted: Mon Nov 09, 2020 10:08 pm    Post subject: Re: -52 Ravin Reply with quote

such a killer job!!
LOVE IT
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PostPosted: Sat Nov 21, 2020 4:44 am    Post subject: Re: -52 Ravin Reply with quote

Thank you guys appreciate it!

Here are a photo I took yesterday.
Soon time for a engine swap. Laughing

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Soon time to swap out the temporary doors.

Got the OG door from a friend.
Thanks again Demian.

It was in pretty bad condition.

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Repaired a inner structure.

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Then took the old skin and folded it back on the better structure.

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Repaired the old skin by the upper hinge.
Still got the lower left to do.

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And tried out the BD window frame.
Donít got any early hinge frames. Only got the newer BD frames and windows.

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PostPosted: Sat Nov 21, 2020 5:10 am    Post subject: Re: -52 Ravin Reply with quote

Great work saving that door!

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PostPosted: Sat Nov 21, 2020 7:08 am    Post subject: Re: -52 Ravin Reply with quote

Somebody was chasing field hare or pheasant ! Laughing that had to be close up though ! Very Happy
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PostPosted: Sat Nov 21, 2020 9:36 pm    Post subject: Re: -52 Ravin Reply with quote

Somebody find that man some piano hinged vent wings!
This restoration is astounding!
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PostPosted: Sun Dec 20, 2020 12:40 am    Post subject: Re: -52 Ravin Reply with quote

Hahaha thanks j.pickens. Very Happy

Have been searching for an OG front sofa.
Then it happened.
There was one for sale VERY close to my home town.

Just need the back piece now.

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PostPosted: Sun Jan 10, 2021 10:50 am    Post subject: Re: -52 Ravin Reply with quote

this is looking great keep up the good work
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PostPosted: Thu Jan 14, 2021 1:24 am    Post subject: Re: -52 Ravin Reply with quote

very nice work!
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PostPosted: Thu Jan 14, 2021 9:13 pm    Post subject: Re: -52 Ravin Reply with quote

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Holy Shit with these money shots! Applause Applause #2gunfire #2gunfire IT!!!
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