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Whilst we were making the pop top we did take the time to make up some patterns for the front seats and cut out the material but that was as far as we got. Having not done any form of upholstery before trying to figure out the best way of doing thing...
  1.   Monday, 05 October 2015
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If you follow my blog or have read my previous article DIY Safari frames you're probably aware that I have been trying to roll a curve in aluminium extrusion so that I can make up my own rear safari window for the Lowlight.  Last week the fruits of ...
  1.   Sunday, 31 May 2015
  2.   70 Lowlight
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There's a bit of a rust issue with the tailgate on the lowlight which is also causing a bit of a leak and water to get into the bus. The rust is on the bottom of the window under the window rubber so to repair it the rear glass will need to come out....
  1.   Sunday, 24 May 2015
  2.   70 Lowlight
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In my lasts blog post Slamfest Part 1 me and the Jimp had stripped down a bay beam and prepped a design for some new side plates ready to cut them out on my CNC plasma. Cutting out the plates was a slow affair as the cutting speed for the 10mm steel ...
  1.   Tuesday, 14 October 2014
  2.   70 Lowlight
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Made a start on building a narrowed beam tonight. Plan is to build two beams - one for my bus and one for The Jimps.     Managed to strip the beam down tonight with the help of the Jimp ready for measuring and chopping. I also started to make up...
  1.   Tuesday, 16 September 2014
  2.   70 Lowlight
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