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PostPosted: Sun Apr 02, 2023 3:06 pm    Post subject: CVAs Spring Dust-off - May 7 2023 - CT Reply with quote

Sunday May 7, 2023 - The CVAs 33nd Annual Spring Dust-off, Address: Loos & Co. junction of Rt.169 & Rt. 101, Pomfret Ct. 06259 from 9am to 3pm. This is an informal, non-judged VW gathering held rain or shine. Dash Plaques to the first 100 cars. Food available at Pizza 101 and Bakers Dozen. Please, no alcohol, loud music, vending or burnouts! For more info: Bill Arute (860) 395-9964 [email protected] or Chris Fox [email protected]

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PostPosted: Mon May 08, 2023 4:42 am    Post subject: Re: CVAs Spring Dust-off - May 7 2023 - CT Reply with quote

I drove to this event yesterday as spectator. Weather was perfect: sunny, low humidity, light breeze, low 70's. Thanks to CVA for holding the event. Here are a few photos.
1. Overall partial field.
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2. Various VWs. The blue '67 Beetle in center is my friend Bill S', with 1776 cc dual-port, Kadron dual carbs, and 36 hp oil bath air filters.
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3. Factory original colored Cliff green '75 Beetle is from MuzzcoVW which he fully restored and painted himself.
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4. MuzzcoVW (Craig, on left) from Massachusetts and me. We met first time at the event.
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5. Red '63 Beetle with owner-widened rims- 6.5" rear with 175 Michelin radials, and 5.0 front. Engine started out as 1200 cc 40 hp but he installed a period-offered 92 mm big bore kit (boring the case) to end up with 1702 cc. The engine has stock appearance other then an aluminum crank pulley.
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6. Black '67 Beetle is 67ctbug's next to Jason's (5150mxVW) Sea Blue '66.
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7. Very well done red '66 Beetle.
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8. Red late '60's Squareback with dual Solex 32 PDSIT carbs.
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9. Grey early 60's sunroof Beetle.
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10. Rich B's red '64 Beetle with recently installed "bubble" style pop-out quarter windows. Allyn D and Bill S in background.
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PostPosted: Mon May 08, 2023 5:24 am    Post subject: Re: CVAs Spring Dust-off - May 7 2023 - CT Reply with quote

Thanks for posting these. It was great finally meeting you yesterday, and an excellent weather day as well.
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PostPosted: Wed May 10, 2023 7:55 pm    Post subject: Re: CVAs Spring Dust-off - May 7 2023 - CT Reply with quote

Good to see you again Rome! It was an excellent day and a great show!
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PostPosted: Sat May 13, 2023 2:08 pm    Post subject: Re: CVAs Spring Dust-off - May 7 2023 - CT Reply with quote

If you are looking for some more still pictures and short video's, go to You Tube and search for "Jo's Footprints" Tom
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