25-04-07

 

Manningtree Show at the weekend...
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Robotwars were at the show, Nick is a closet fan, and talked Paul through the different attack techniques ZZZzzzzzzzzzzz

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A lovley 63, has been owned by the same couple since the early 70's

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Kelly's been sorting out a few problems on Martin's 21 window

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Bens still welding up Lees van..

 

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And Dan & Julies van had it's first short drive around the yard (it's been about 30 years since it was last roadworthy!)

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21-04-07

Busy Saturday up the barn

Mark started work with us this week, hes been putting his welding skills to use on Stuarts 15 window...

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Good Work Dude!

Curt & Nick did some more work on Curts square

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Stuarts back under his van again! (or did he collapse with shock because Paul made him a cup of tea!!)

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Kelly spends some of her spare time doing Motocross & gave Paul a lesson on her bike (last bike he rode was a 50cc when he was 16!)

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And when she mentioned it had been lowered, he had to have a go!

 

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Luckily he made it round the yard a few times without falling off!

 

Meet Happy Helmut..

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Curt took Tinoc for a test-drive, as he'll be taking it to Big Bang next weekend

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19-04-07

 

Curt turned up to get the interior out of his square

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Safari's are in the sundial, engines in place, needs exhaust changing & a few other little bits before its ready to run

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Side panel & Step all in & primed up on Lees

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On Monday Karl locked his keys in the Hilux, so had to remove the rear window to get in.

On Tuesday Karl refitted his back window...

Today... Guess what.. Karls locked his keys in again   Out with the back window again polish!

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Today...

The side panel goes on Lees van..

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More rust removal on Curts square..

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Kelly finished off the last of the wiring in the sundial

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Clives bus is booked in for the full works, so today we started finding out how much filler was in it, and what panels will be needed!

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And finished the day off with a drive in the bus, got to make the most of the nice weather!

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17-04-07

 

Bens Back on Lees van again..

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Dan changes the exhaust on the T25

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Curt's square is in for some welding 

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16-04-07

Stansted VW Show

A few of us headed over to Stansted on Saturday..

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4 up in Nicks Oval

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Lee & Sal borrowed Tinoc for the day, Dans bug peeking behind

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Much busier than last year & Lots of people chilling out in the sun!

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Didn't spot this person when i took the pic, but they strike a good pose! (look out Karl & Puppy we have a new contender for Catalogue pose of the year!)

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Buck-a-woooooooo

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Liked this lots, and this...

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Karlos just couldnt keep away from the Polish!

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liked this stock Devon, and this trekker
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More Busses..

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When it came to raffle time, we all got a bit excited due to the quality Posh & Becks signed pictures on offer.

For some reason no-one else wanted them and when Claires ticket came up she was stoked with her prize!

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Now thats an accessory you don't see on a roofrack very often!
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After an afternoon in the sun we headed home and picked up the T25 Westy Joker for a spot of seaside camping..

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Relaxed? I think so!

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Now we've tested it we can confirm that it's officially super comfy and great to chill out in... it's For Sale, so give us a call if you are interested (Dogs & Paul not included!)

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12-04-07

Alert the media..

Polish Karl in Dirty Hands Shocker!

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Check that finger!      A rare thing... Karl with dirt on him

Buses Outside in the sun...

Chris's '57 is ready to go, so is Toms bus, Stuarts 15 is waiting for its new panels to turn up!

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Tom sent us over this link to a US music video that his bus is in..word of advice keep the volume down low... very cool to see the bus in the vid but the song is just wrong!

CLICK HERE FOR BAD SONG, COOL BUS VIDEO

Heres the newest member of the Bus Barn team... 

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Kelly started work with us today & shes been busy getting all the wiring sorted on Dan & Julies van.. Good Work!

Tommorrow we'll be back on it again, its starting to look like its nearly ready to roll.

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