2009 Bluebird Coach conversion/Build

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Re: 2009 Bluebird Coach conversion/Build

Postby ol trunt » Tue Dec 25, 2012 11:39 am

I'll bet the neighbors love that!
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Re: 2009 Bluebird Coach conversion/Build

Postby morefire » Wed Dec 26, 2012 8:25 am

how do you post youtube videos on here? is there a way to have the video show, or can i only post a link?
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Re: 2009 Bluebird Coach conversion/Build

Postby GreyEagle » Wed Dec 26, 2012 9:16 am

Post on you-tube, then post link on here.......
That should do it..
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Re: 2009 Bluebird Coach conversion/Build

Postby morefire » Wed Dec 26, 2012 2:16 pm

This is a quick video showing the bus climbing a steady grade. It's hard to tell how steep it is in the video. But the coach just holds it's speed with the cruise control on.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AB_lD6hlDSM


This is just a start up and idle in the engine bay.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=joMyO7Mx564


And this is what it sounds like if you step back and listen to the stack....LOUD Turbo even at idle

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CnDjjxjrTWI
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Re: 2009 Bluebird Coach conversion/Build

Postby morefire » Sun Jan 13, 2013 1:03 pm

The Bus is in the body shop getting a paint job :D

Getting it out of it's parking spot was a little difficult... check it out..
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-1d7SqgwktQ
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Re: 2009 Bluebird Coach conversion/Build

Postby morefire » Mon Jan 14, 2013 2:54 pm

And it begins

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This is the colour and look I am going for. (not including the cat)
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Re: 2009 Bluebird Coach conversion/Build

Postby bansil » Mon Jan 14, 2013 3:40 pm

should look great... to go with the fast :mrgreen:
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Re: 2009 Bluebird Coach conversion/Build

Postby morefire » Mon Jan 14, 2013 9:54 pm

Right front...

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Re: 2009 Bluebird Coach conversion/Build

Postby thommassey » Tue Jan 15, 2013 4:09 pm

Sorry you are not going to use the "Cat"..I think the Cat looks awesome, gives it that "Don't F#@$ with Me" look! Looking forward to seeing the progress... 8)
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Re: 2009 Bluebird Coach conversion/Build

Postby morefire » Tue Jan 15, 2013 10:38 pm

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Re: 2009 Bluebird Coach conversion/Build

Postby morefire » Wed Feb 06, 2013 10:15 pm

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Re: 2009 Bluebird Coach conversion/Build

Postby BelltownBikes » Mon Mar 11, 2013 9:27 am

Awesome! Very sweet over-the-top build. B
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Re: 2009 Bluebird Coach conversion/Build

Postby inkblots84 » Mon Mar 11, 2013 1:37 pm

spencerforhire wrote:SWEET JESUS THIS IS A FANTASTIC BUILD
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Yes, yes it is! WOW!
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Re: 2009 Bluebird Coach conversion/Build

Postby morefire » Thu Mar 21, 2013 9:33 pm

The painting started today.....


here is the inspiration for my paint job

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And the start of it...

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Re: 2009 Bluebird Coach conversion/Build

Postby bansil » Fri Mar 22, 2013 9:08 am

I keep going between threads/sites hoping for a more recent update :lol:
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