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Old 07-22-2009, 12:51 PM   #51
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Re: Good News Bus Conversion Project

Like the name! Stain stain stain... man I am jealous, jealous, jealous! Looking great & I really like the lines you created on the body with paint. That & you don't see many red busses! NICE!
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Old 07-23-2009, 10:45 PM   #52
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Good News Bus Project - Storage Room

Today we worked more on our back storage area.



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Old 07-26-2009, 09:59 PM   #53
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Re: Good News Bus Conversion Project

Today we decided to go ahead and change the color on the grill. The silver paint that we had used was actually indoor paint (found out later) so it was starting to crack. We went ahead and painted it white.



What do you guys think? Good change?
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Old 08-03-2009, 12:28 AM   #54
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Re: Good News Bus Conversion Project

Today I started on some overhead cabinets above the dinette.

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Old 08-06-2009, 11:01 PM   #55
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Ran all the gas lines today. Pics on the blog!

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Old 08-13-2009, 06:54 PM   #56
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Today I did more varnishing. The Master bedroom is done and the bunk room has one coat. See pics tomorrow on the blog.
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Old 08-22-2009, 11:52 PM   #57
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Re: Good News Bus Conversion Project

Today we hit day 80 on the project. It is coming along well.

We now have a rear view camera:


And a sound system:



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PS. If anyone here needs any car audio related items let me know. I have many direct hookups as I used to manage a car audio store.
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Old 08-25-2009, 12:44 AM   #58
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Water Heater!

Today we received our hot water heater.

It is a instant hot systems that fits right where a standard RV water heater goes.



I spoke with a guy named Steve at: http://www.globaltowne.com.

He said if you mention the "Good News Bus Project" that they would give a discount to anyone wanting to purchase the RV-500 water heater. I also have more info on the blog regarding the heater. Check it out and let me know what you guys think.
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Old 08-26-2009, 10:03 AM   #59
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Re: Good News Bus Conversion Project

I was able to get my water heater hole cut yesterday. It seemed to go very smooth.





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Old 08-26-2009, 11:04 PM   #60
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Fridge Vent Installed!!!

Today we got our top fridge vent installed:



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