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PostPosted: Tue Aug 07, 2012 5:39 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

I'm in!! Great map setup Semper!

That Spanish 181 is Cool!! Love to modified air scoops! Same design Mike Humeston uses and Swears by!!
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PostPosted: Tue Aug 07, 2012 5:14 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Interesting 181 turned up. Our first International Marker from Spain.

Interesting rear tire carrier.

181 International Registry wrote:

Ex German military 1970 181, Reduction boxes, T.P 1600, Roll cage, Rear wheel carrier, Air scoops + 15 years worth of bits'n'bobs. Bikini top

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I'm a bit unclear how the poster setup his marker. I can't see or edit anything, just delete only and I'm defintely NOT going to do that. Nice 181!
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PostPosted: Tue Aug 07, 2012 11:16 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Did a little clean-up.

I like the format of

Name Field
[Your online or real name]'s + [Year] +[VW Thing or 181]+[Vehicle Name if you have one]

Description Field
Put all the descriptive stuff in the description box

Media Fields (Optional)
Don't forget to to use the media section to post a picture or video of you 181,

OH, so that makes it offical, there are only 28 VW 181s in the World as of this minute. So post up!

Link is now in my Signature block
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PostPosted: Tue Aug 07, 2012 9:44 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

second the motion to make the map a sticky
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PostPosted: Tue Aug 07, 2012 9:43 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

cool stuff

just got mine added along with pic

great stuff this technology
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PostPosted: Tue Aug 07, 2012 9:04 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

can we make the map a sticky? i guess just put it in its own post and have it up there, rather than have to scroll through the where in the world thread?
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PostPosted: Tue Aug 07, 2012 7:44 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

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Hey that's neat Semper.

I seem to have added mine thrice due to my wonderfully outstanding computer skills!

Please delete two of Buddy's 74's, or you can send me two so I can match the map. Whichever is easiest Very Happy


Cheaper to delete Laughing , done
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PostPosted: Tue Aug 07, 2012 5:23 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Hey that's neat Semper.

I seem to have added mine thrice due to my wonderfully outstanding computer skills!

Please delete two of Buddy's 74's, or you can send me two so I can match the map. Whichever is easiest Very Happy
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PostPosted: Mon Aug 06, 2012 7:54 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

I've created a Zeemap for 181 locations.

You should be able to go to this address: http://www.zeemaps.com/394427

If you would like to add your 181 to the map then go to the additions drop-down menu and select "Add Marker- Detailed.

Under the Location Tab
Under "Name" enter the model year followed by the words "VW Thing" or "VW 181". After that you can enter a vehicle name

Enter your city, state, and country information. Don't enter your exact address info unless you feel comfortable doing that.

Select a marker color of your choice. I've selected my main body color.

Under the Details Tab
Use the "Description" box to enter information about your 181 that you would like to share. List accessories, former military service, engine info.

You can enter a e-mail, phone number, or website at your option

Under the Media Tab
You can upload or add a URL to picture or a YouTube of your car. Again, this is optional. Please post a picture at least.

Hit the Submit button and you're done

Let's see how this all works.

BTW,... I believe markers are limited to 200. So, markers that don't have at least some basic descriptive information (Year, color, ect) about their 181 will most likely be deleted. A name is simply not enough.

Markers are for vehicles locations, nor for buy or selling of parts.
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PostPosted: Thu Jun 28, 2012 4:55 pm    Post subject: Where? Reply with quote

~2.5 miles away at my barn; somewhere in the 3021? zip code. Has at least 3 wasp nests and I keep forgetting to take spray with me every time I drive over.
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PostPosted: Wed Jun 06, 2012 8:46 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Thanks to ttullo1, I may show a couple of 181 shots.

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After a hard day at the races!

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That was entering the bank at the Atlanta Motor Speedway. Does this mean I am NASCAR qualified?

Was a fun day at the YU BUGGIN show. I believe there were 279 show cars, and probably about 150 or so did 3 or 4 track laps! My son was a bit sad he didn't bring the Bay Window up!
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PostPosted: Mon Jun 04, 2012 1:52 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

OK,

I've been lurking for a couple of years, and finally joined so I could ask a question that had been bugging me.

If someone would be kind enough to tell me how to add a picture, I will add my thing to the list!
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PostPosted: Sun May 27, 2012 10:57 am    Post subject: Centerville, Arkansas Reply with quote

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PostPosted: Fri May 11, 2012 4:15 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

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I've heard of people rebuilding motorcycles in their living room but this is crazy.


Laughing Nice one...

Well, it's a little crazy for sure...
This is his topic in a forum (sorry, text in portuguese):
http://www.forumfuscabrasil.com/index.php/topic,55656.0.html

And this the link (in english) for another home project, now in stand by, because the Kübel... Twisted Evil
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PostPosted: Tue May 01, 2012 6:07 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

I'm in southeastern West Virginia
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PostPosted: Tue May 01, 2012 5:41 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

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g'day Kiwi

Welcome to the forum. What year is your 181?


Thanks Semper_Dad,

72 I believe, still working out the finer details as everything supplied is in German lol
A few more pics from our NZ VW nationals at Easter this year when i brought it.

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PostPosted: Tue May 01, 2012 5:26 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

g'day Kiwi

Welcome to the forum. What year is your 181?
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PostPosted: Tue May 01, 2012 5:02 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Hi there,

My new Ex West German 181, now residing in Hawkes Bay, New Zealand.

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PostPosted: Sat Apr 21, 2012 7:26 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

HUGO bOSS wrote:
Hello.
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I've heard of people rebuilding motorcycles in their living room but this is crazy.
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PostPosted: Sat Apr 21, 2012 5:05 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Hello.

My name's Hugo Pereira and I live in Madeira Island, Portugal.

This is my 1978 Kübel, an ex-german army, bought and imported to Madeira by the previous owner in 2003:

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28 of March of this year... The day of the deal...

Now... Rolling Eyes

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