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Old 11-04-2018, 12:21 PM   #31
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Front divider

Got all the seats out finally. 🤗
Should I leave the front divider in place or remove it?
I have a IC Fe300. I see some Bluebird builds have a structural tie in connected to the front divider. Any known issues if I take these out?
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Old 11-09-2018, 02:31 PM   #32
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Progress

All the seats are scrapped. Started taking the plywood subfloor out. Itís screwed to the sheet metal but itís pretty spongy so I think a pry bar and some time will get the job done. Floor looks pretty solid underneath.
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Old 12-14-2018, 01:01 PM   #33
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Floor Help

Iím stuck at the subfloor. First piece popped right up with a pry bar. I only have a couple hours a week to work on the build so donít laugh at my next statement. Iíve been trying to pry up the second piece of plywood for three weeks. I cut the screw heads off and everything. Itís not glued down. Itís just magically attached at this point and wonít budge. Should I cut it? Whatís the opinion of the experienced group?
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Old 12-14-2018, 01:03 PM   #34
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I'd set a circular saw at jsut a hare short of the thickness of the plywood. Makes some cuts, pry out the old stuff.
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Old 12-14-2018, 01:40 PM   #35
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I’m stuck at the subfloor. First piece popped right up with a pry bar. I only have a couple hours a week to work on the build so don’t laugh at my next statement. I’ve been trying to pry up the second piece of plywood for three weeks. I cut the screw heads off and everything. It’s not glued down. It’s just magically attached at this point and won’t budge. Should I cut it? What’s the opinion of the experienced group?
I BATTLED with mine.

I started with a 30" crowbar and a circular saw. I sectioned a portion up with the saw and the tried to pull it out with the crowbar. Ha Ha....

A buddy came by with two 4' long bars with a claw hammer looking end.

We found that not cutting the plywood worked best for us. He would pry a corner up and I would slide my bar in and pry then he moved ahead of me and did the same. Repeat as needed.

I spent 8+ hours solo and made a small dent. The two of us working together finished the job in less than two hours.
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Old 03-10-2019, 04:04 PM   #36
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Finally making some progress on the floors. Still have to re calk the windows. Have a couple leaks.
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Old 04-07-2019, 04:35 PM   #37
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Itís been a long time coming but I got 99% of the plywood up and the ospho sprayed on all the rust. No major areas of concern as far as rust too so thatís good. Btw the ospho is absolutely awesome. Wish I had known about it before. Put it in a pump up big sprayer. Works on everything thatís rusty.
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Old 04-23-2019, 10:43 AM   #38
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Got a few barrels from facebook market place.
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Old 04-23-2019, 10:46 AM   #39
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New parking spot

$100/mo at the storage lot right up the street from my house. #score!!
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Old 04-25-2019, 07:16 PM   #40
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