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PostPosted: Fri Mar 05, 2021 5:32 am    Post subject: Re: Vintage Splitty Photos Reply with quote

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White Sands, NM 1965

From the excellent FB page, Zephyr America: A Lens on the Past


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Or mars in a couple of years...? Laughing
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PostPosted: Fri Mar 05, 2021 1:07 am    Post subject: Re: Vintage Splitty Photos Reply with quote

White Sands, NM 1965

From the excellent FB page, Zephyr America: A Lens on the Past


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PostPosted: Thu Mar 04, 2021 7:04 am    Post subject: Re: Vintage Splitty Photos Reply with quote

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1974 La Jolla, California.

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look at that little rebel hopping barefoot from chewing gum to cigarette butt in his red pants. Smile
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PostPosted: Wed Mar 03, 2021 7:41 pm    Post subject: Re: Vintage Splitty Photos Reply with quote

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PostPosted: Wed Mar 03, 2021 7:40 pm    Post subject: Re: Vintage Splitty Photos Reply with quote

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PostPosted: Wed Mar 03, 2021 6:01 pm    Post subject: Re: Vintage Splitty Photos Reply with quote

Who.Me? wrote:
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From the Cats thread
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From the internet
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Weird Bus, I think it's not a Bus but something made to look like one.
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Definitely looks like one of those East German copies or a Thai replica. That cat has some balls of steel.


Sam Rooftop Coffee, Hanoi, Vietnam?

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https://thesmartlocal.com/vietnam/rooftop-cafes-hanoi/

https://samrooftop.vn/


That's it! Nice find!
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PostPosted: Wed Mar 03, 2021 3:18 pm    Post subject: Re: Vintage Splitty Photos Reply with quote

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PostPosted: Wed Mar 03, 2021 1:55 pm    Post subject: Re: Vintage Splitty Photos Reply with quote

srfndoc wrote:
EverettB wrote:
From the Cats thread
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From the internet
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Weird Bus, I think it's not a Bus but something made to look like one.
Discuss...


Definitely looks like one of those East German copies or a Thai replica. That cat has some balls of steel.


Sam Rooftop Coffee, Hanoi, Vietnam?

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https://thesmartlocal.com/vietnam/rooftop-cafes-hanoi/

https://samrooftop.vn/
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PostPosted: Wed Mar 03, 2021 9:33 am    Post subject: Re: Vintage Splitty Photos Reply with quote

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From the Cats thread
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From the internet
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Weird Bus, I think it's not a Bus but something made to look like one.
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Definitely looks like one of those East German copies or a Thai replica. That cat has some balls of steel.
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PostPosted: Tue Mar 02, 2021 6:27 pm    Post subject: Re: Vintage Splitty Photos Reply with quote

From the Cats thread
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From the internet
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Weird Bus, I think it's not a Bus but something made to look like one.
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PostPosted: Tue Mar 02, 2021 9:42 am    Post subject: Re: Vintage Splitty Photos Reply with quote

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I would imagine that it was just a ploy to make there ride look a bit newer. There are stories about car dealers cutting the divider out of a split window bug and making it in to an oval window bug just for that very purpose.


there are pictures of piles of split and oval cutouts for conversion to the big window in 58
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PostPosted: Tue Mar 02, 2021 6:27 am    Post subject: Re: Vintage Splitty Photos Reply with quote

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Did they dent the roof to use that rack? It would seem putting any weight at all on that rack would push it down onto the roof.
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PostPosted: Mon Mar 01, 2021 4:55 pm    Post subject: Re: Vintage Splitty Photos Reply with quote

I would imagine that it was just a ploy to make there ride look a bit newer. There are stories about car dealers cutting the divider out of a split window bug and making it in to an oval window bug just for that very purpose.
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PostPosted: Mon Mar 01, 2021 10:15 am    Post subject: Re: Vintage Splitty Photos Reply with quote

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Note the updated tail lights on the oval rag as well.



Hard to see, but it looks like they also disappeared the semaphores.
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PostPosted: Mon Mar 01, 2021 8:49 am    Post subject: Re: Vintage Splitty Photos Reply with quote

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Note the updated tail lights on the oval rag as well.


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PostPosted: Mon Mar 01, 2021 7:25 am    Post subject: Re: Vintage Splitty Photos Reply with quote

^^^

i do like those south american bumper overriders for the pressed bumpers.
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