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PostPosted: Thu Mar 17, 2016 10:38 am    Post subject: Re: Quality Sound 1954 Barndoor Deluxe Puzzle Reply with quote

sled wrote:
un fucking real.


x2

I have followed this from the start, and it's still hard to believe it! Frankenstein never looked so good!
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PostPosted: Thu Mar 17, 2016 11:37 am    Post subject: Re: Quality Sound 1954 Barndoor Deluxe Puzzle Reply with quote

73sports wrote:
sled wrote:
un fucking real.


x2

I have follow this from the start, and it's still hard to believe it! Frankenstein never looked so good!


X3. I've got no words!
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PostPosted: Thu Mar 17, 2016 1:02 pm    Post subject: Re: Quality Sound 1954 Barndoor Deluxe Puzzle Reply with quote

Amazing ... No words to describe this ... Wink It's pretty unreal and a f...ing good job ...
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PostPosted: Fri Mar 18, 2016 3:12 am    Post subject: Re: Quality Sound 1954 Barndoor Deluxe Puzzle Reply with quote

Cogratulations Ben. She looks amazing!
Nice job on the paint blend. Especially the engine lid. Looks OG.
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PostPosted: Fri Mar 18, 2016 4:44 am    Post subject: Re: Quality Sound 1954 Barndoor Deluxe Puzzle Reply with quote

Very nice Ben ! Shocked
I had to take a look back at the first pages of this thread, to see with what you started with again... and be sure it really is the same bus Idea

(Only suggestion and maybe you plan to do it, but I would repaint the big rusted area on the long side panel as well Wink )
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PostPosted: Fri Mar 18, 2016 7:03 am    Post subject: Re: Quality Sound 1954 Barndoor Deluxe Puzzle Reply with quote

Hi
very nice job ! love the paint blend too !!
as said Lazaa, I'd repaint the big rusted area too.... that's just my opinion Smile
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PostPosted: Sat Mar 19, 2016 3:59 pm    Post subject: Re: Quality Sound 1954 Barndoor Deluxe Puzzle Reply with quote

Looks fantastic, cannot believe how well it's turned out Cool
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PostPosted: Wed Mar 30, 2016 11:02 am    Post subject: Re: Quality Sound 1954 Barndoor Deluxe Puzzle Reply with quote

Very Happy

Got the sunroof rebuilt with new parts and installed

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More paint blending ...........

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and the rear bumper repaired and installed. Still need to finish stripping the crappy paint back to the OG SWR Cool

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PostPosted: Wed Mar 30, 2016 1:17 pm    Post subject: Re: Quality Sound 1954 Barndoor Deluxe Puzzle Reply with quote

YEEEEEEE_HHHHHAAAAAAW!
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PostPosted: Wed Mar 30, 2016 3:20 pm    Post subject: Re: Quality Sound 1954 Barndoor Deluxe Puzzle Reply with quote

holly shit,,this bus is going to be one of the coolest!!!!and please no lowering!!!
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PostPosted: Wed Mar 30, 2016 7:49 pm    Post subject: Re: Quality Sound 1954 Barndoor Deluxe Puzzle Reply with quote

simply amazing. this is turning out awesome thanks to some True Talent.

Bravo.

Would this bus be considered a CKD when you started?
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PostPosted: Fri Apr 01, 2016 5:43 am    Post subject: Re: Quality Sound 1954 Barndoor Deluxe Puzzle Reply with quote

So Ben, do we get to see this at HO2017 then? Very Happy
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PostPosted: Fri Apr 01, 2016 12:50 pm    Post subject: Re: Quality Sound 1954 Barndoor Deluxe Puzzle Reply with quote

I'm hoping volksworld show. The speed it's going I'm sure of it Cool
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PostPosted: Tue Apr 05, 2016 9:40 am    Post subject: Re: Quality Sound 1954 Barndoor Deluxe Puzzle Reply with quote

andre b wrote:
holly shit,,this bus is going to be one of the coolest!!!!and please no lowering!!!


Cheers! and you don't have to worry about that Andre

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So Ben, do we get to see this at HO2017 then? Very Happy


Already registered Ben Cool Was hoping for the VolksWorld show but it's been a manic few weeks so didn't quite manage it. The bus was ready for a roadtrip ........ but I wasn't Sad Still some finishing work but it's roadworthy and will be out and about very soon Cool

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PostPosted: Tue Apr 05, 2016 10:03 pm    Post subject: Re: Quality Sound 1954 Barndoor Deluxe Puzzle Reply with quote

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Inspired by a couple of very cool sunset cruises along the San Diego coast in a very nice deluxe with the worlds tallest VW photographer, (thanks again dude Wink



Anytime! Glad I could inspire you...but you inspire me! I can't believe all the work you got done! Amazing! Great job! Can't wait to see it at HO17! Sorry there was no green flash...and we didn't get to surf Sad NEXT TIME FOR SURE! Bring Ned and his shorts too! Cool
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PostPosted: Wed Apr 06, 2016 6:58 am    Post subject: Re: Quality Sound 1954 Barndoor Deluxe Puzzle Reply with quote

busben wrote:
andre b wrote:
holly shit,,this bus is going to be one of the coolest!!!!and please no lowering!!!


Cheers! and you don't have to worry about that Andre

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hell ya,,cant wait to see it with nice tall skinny bias plys..looking killer.
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PostPosted: Sat Apr 09, 2016 3:41 am    Post subject: Re: Quality Sound 1954 Barndoor Deluxe Puzzle Reply with quote

Wow just read through the whole thread,awesome work to all involved Very Happy looking forward to seeing it in the flesh Very Happy Very Happy
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PostPosted: Wed Apr 13, 2016 6:51 pm    Post subject: Re: Quality Sound 1954 Barndoor Deluxe Puzzle Reply with quote

Over the past week, on and off, I've been reading this thread and have been amazed at the will of all those involved with this project. It's one thing to start a restoration, it's quite another to push through the rough parts of it. But here you are, congrats and all the best as you continue.
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PostPosted: Tue Apr 26, 2016 9:55 am    Post subject: Re: Quality Sound 1954 Barndoor Deluxe Puzzle Reply with quote

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PostPosted: Tue Apr 26, 2016 9:58 am    Post subject: Re: Quality Sound 1954 Barndoor Deluxe Puzzle Reply with quote

Crazy! Applause
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