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Post  Copper1982 on Tue 2 Mar - 21:38

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my 66 Westy, had it since i was 16, 1776cc, with dual kadrons, currently working on lowering it.
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Post  Copper1982 on Tue 2 Mar - 21:41

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Post  Copper1982 on Tue 2 Mar - 21:44


http://i64.servimg.com/u/f64/14/94/14/27/09060910.jpg

bugout 9/09 with my westy circus tent
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Post  Copper1982 on Tue 2 Mar - 21:45


http://i64.servimg.com/u/f64/14/94/14/27/09180910.jpg

my repro of the westy beach cabana tent
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Post  Copper1982 on Tue 2 Mar - 21:49

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towing my RHD 1972 Mini Cooper with a tow bar
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Post  Copper1982 on Tue 2 Mar - 21:50

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Post  David on Tue 2 Mar - 21:55

still looks great, i really want a westy rack like that, know of any good deals?
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Post  Copper1982 on Tue 2 Mar - 23:04

wait for the bug out, check the prices with all the vendors, buy one assembled at the cheapest price, put it on the bus with a screw driver takes about 5 mins and ur good to go. i think i paid like 250-300 for a new one.
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Post  Blue Totoro on Tue 2 Mar - 23:21

Chuck...it's been a while, D-O-Double G. Nice pics of the bus! Hope you can make it down for our Spring Cruise on Apr. 10th! Should be a good ride! How's the better half?
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Post  Copper1982 on Wed 3 Mar - 0:05


http://i64.servimg.com/u/f64/14/94/14/27/66_bus10.jpg

my 66 bus 12 yrs ago before restoration when i was 16 yrs old

brian, my girl is great hoping she'll make it out with me again this yr to the car shows. i'll def. try to make the cruise in. depends on weather. maybe another drunk campout in bills front yard ditch, lol. i'll post the ditch pics soon
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Post  joebug1951 on Wed 3 Mar - 0:35

I didnt know you were younger than me!!!! Shocked

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Post  Copper1982 on Wed 3 Mar - 1:01

yah joe i'm 27
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Welcome to the new site!!!

Post  64scbaron on Wed 3 Mar - 11:02

Hey Chuck!Welcome to our new site,good tohear from you and see the pics of your bus.Hope you can make some of our upcoming cruises and our second annual c3vs bug show.Come on down we'll go ditch diving again!
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Post  Copper1982 on Wed 3 Mar - 14:11

my attempt at camping in bills front yard.... a few margaritas later and wet grass





haha, thanks bill but i like all 4 wheels of my bus on the ground, lol.... thank god for AAA, i can't imagine if ur neighbors saw that in the morning, lol.
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Margarita Madness!!!

Post  64scbaron on Thu 4 Mar - 12:31

I agree with you Chuck,4 wheels on the ground,but ya gotta admit those were some killer margaritas!we'll do it again only next time see if we can keep between the ditches and not in em!
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Post  Copper1982 on Fri 5 Mar - 3:10

here is where it all went wrong.....


I swear I only had one drink.........
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Who's counting!!!

Post  64scbaron on Fri 5 Mar - 11:45

The two amigo's,man i forgot about that pic! : We were lit!!! drunken
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Post  Copper1982 on Thu 20 May - 22:54


Flipped spindles 3.5" drop, 185 55 R15's with stock beam and reduction gear boxes. might go another size lower to 185 50 R15. not sure if i need to narrow the beam yet.
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Post  Copper1982 on Thu 20 May - 22:57

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Post  Copper1982 on Thu 20 May - 23:10

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Post  Blue Totoro on Fri 21 May - 0:44

Dude...either those are your work vehicles behind your bus or you were doing something seriously wrong, dude!
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Post  roy63 on Sat 22 May - 10:09

Copper1982 wrote:
Flipped spindles 3.5" drop, 185 55 R15's with stock beam and reduction gear boxes. might go another size lower to 185 50 R15. not sure if i need to narrow the beam yet.

looks good
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Re: 1966 Westfalia

Post  Copper1982 on Wed 12 Oct - 21:13



showing off my lego Westy at a cruise in
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Post  Copper1982 on Wed 12 Oct - 21:19

I almost fell out of my chair when I found this surfing the net the other night, its from a 1953 vw brochure.
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Post  Copper1982 on Mon 21 Nov - 22:39



new bus horn, trying to give it that firetruck/ambulance style
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