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Old 08-08-2012, 06:36 PM   #1
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Re: Seat upgrade question

I don't know how many seats you want or which way you are going to place them, but if i wanted seat belts and a bit more comfortable bench seat, i would get a van seat that has the belts attached to it, and modify the bottom to fit the bus floor for mounting. Seat belts with the proper backing plates and washers can be mounted in a bus with some drilling.
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Old 08-08-2012, 09:36 PM   #2
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No such vehicle exists unles you upload pictures.
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Old 08-09-2012, 12:20 PM   #3
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My 86 Blue Bird shorty came with what were obviously retrofitted seat belts--the non-buckle end had a loop which was then fed through the underside of the seat. If you decide to keep the seats, it's definitely possible to find seatbelts which will work.
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Old 08-11-2012, 02:32 PM   #4
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If there is no rust, buy it. The asking price is less than the cost of the conversion.
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Old 08-11-2012, 02:59 PM   #5
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Oh, she is beautiful!!!!!
Luv the 4WD... kinda.... a camp anywhere bus....... sweet!!

Some states require seat beats and yes it's possible.........
Good lookng bus...
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Old 08-11-2012, 07:45 PM   #6
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I've seen seatbelts for like $20 a set on one of the school bus parts sites. One my bus, they are bolted to the seat frame. Easy.
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Old 08-12-2012, 05:09 PM   #7
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That is pimp!
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Old 08-13-2012, 11:05 AM   #8
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Great camping bus.
And you didnt have to add the 4Wd yourself.
i have a 1 ton 4x4 diesel dualie... maybe someday i will put it under a 36 chevy bus...Like the one my dad first built as an RV back in 1951.
for some reason, it was hot in there during the day..But we did keep a canvas water bag on the front bumper...
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that is a sweet bus! there is some oilfield companies in town using brand new versions like that but must be 25 passenger.
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That is such an awesome rig! How much are they asking for it? How many miles on it?
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