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by Newtomud
Thu Oct 22, 2015 9:34 am
Forum: New members
Topic: Hello again.
Replies: 6
Views: 1169

Re: Hello again.

Nice to see you again. Hows the projects? Long story short.. Project VW camper is still in progress, the previous owners had filled, pop riveted, screwed and glued the bottom 12 inches of the bus on using any scrap metal to hand, including the side of a kitchen cooker :er: . I have had to replace e...
by Newtomud
Wed Oct 21, 2015 11:01 am
Forum: New members
Topic: Hello again.
Replies: 6
Views: 1169

Hello again.

I've not been on here for while.. Thought I'd pop in and say hello.. I hope you are all well :D
by Newtomud
Mon Jun 17, 2013 6:56 pm
Forum: Builds and Projects
Topic: newtomud VW camper build (as requested)
Replies: 45
Views: 18887

Re: newtomud VW camper build (as requested)

I met a couple of lads from Fellows speed shop at the stafford show.. They do some nice work. Also talked to the bloke from RJES.. He seems to know his stuff too. As for quicker.. There was a Subaru powered VW T2 at the show, the owner said he had travelled at 80 mph on the motorway on the way to th...
by Newtomud
Sun Jun 16, 2013 8:06 am
Forum: Builds and Projects
Topic: newtomud VW camper build (as requested)
Replies: 45
Views: 18887

Re: newtomud VW camper build (as requested)

What motor you gunna run mate? Subaru EJ20 non turbo. I,ve been told that a Subaru conversion can cost up to £5000.. I'm trying to do it for £1000. So far I've sold the original VW engine and the carbs for £706. I've bought the 6 rib gerabox needed to cope with the extra power for £250 and the comp...
by Newtomud
Sat Jun 15, 2013 8:34 pm
Forum: Builds and Projects
Topic: newtomud VW camper build (as requested)
Replies: 45
Views: 18887

Re: newtomud VW camper build (as requested)

http://i1268.photobucket.com/albums/jj578/newtovw1/subaruej20engine_zps9fe1e7e8.jpg Sorry about the up dates or..the lack of them.. Not on the road yet and don't thing I will be for about a year. The camper body is completely stripped and I've started cutting the rot away. Removing the wiring loom ...
by Newtomud
Thu Feb 28, 2013 9:06 pm
Forum: Builds and Projects
Topic: newtomud VW camper build (as requested)
Replies: 45
Views: 18887

Re: newtomud VW camper build (as requested)

:thumbup: that's one thing I need to build soon is a blasting cabinet! would save me so much time cleaning stuff up! And I've alot of stuff to clean up... Just had a new compressor and pressure sand blasting pot delivered along with the gloves and glass.Just waiting for a day off to put it all toge...
by Newtomud
Thu Feb 21, 2013 11:53 am
Forum: New members
Topic: Greetings
Replies: 10
Views: 1860

Re: Greetings

:welcome: to the club. :pics:
by Newtomud
Thu Feb 21, 2013 10:43 am
Forum: Builds and Projects
Topic: newtomud VW camper build (as requested)
Replies: 45
Views: 18887

Re: newtomud VW camper build (as requested)

The latest on the leading.. I'm waiting for the courier to deliver the goods, shouldn't be long now. ( Having said that I've been keeping busy with other bits and pieces.. I've started to build a sand/soda blasting cabinet big enough to put a VW door in.) http://i1268.photobucket.com/albums/jj578/ne...
by Newtomud
Tue Feb 19, 2013 7:03 pm
Forum: Builds and Projects
Topic: newtomud VW camper build (as requested)
Replies: 45
Views: 18887

Re: newtomud VW camper build (as requested)

That there is a rare VW... Looks like it needs a lot of work.. Post a build thread on here and I'll race you to the MOT testing station :doublethumbs:
(Edit.. If your talking about my welding? The roof is shaped to fit with a joggled edge but not welded yet.. That's next)
by Newtomud
Mon Feb 18, 2013 8:00 pm
Forum: New members
Topic: Fozzy from Shropshire
Replies: 12
Views: 1953

Re: Fozzy from Shropshire

:welcome: to the club.