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Old 02-15-2019, 04:35 PM   #1
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Suggestions on bus doors

I am wanting to replace my original bus door. Looking for suggestions or pics would be nice to. And what would be an estimated cost. Thanks
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Old 02-15-2019, 04:37 PM   #2
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I am wanting to replace my original bus door. Looking for suggestions or pics would be nice to. And what would be an estimated cost. Thanks
My plan is to use an rv door with as much glass in it as I can find.

I HATE school bus doors.
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Yes the original doors let a lot of air in and out . The bugs are really bad were I live in the summer also
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Yeah here in Fl the mosquitoes don't seem to notice the school bus doors much.
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Arkansas either lol I found a place that will custom build me an outside door with a window in it but probably won’t be cheap
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I am wanting to replace my original bus door. Looking for suggestions or pics would be nice to. And what would be an estimated cost. Thanks
Jason, this may no be completely on topic, but I decided to straighten the original bus door. It opens and closes like a vault, takes regular home door locks, and will be wind and weather tight once completed. Thread HERE.

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Ok thanks I never thought of that.
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Anderson Doors makes one for around $200. It has THREE latches and pneumatic closers.
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Is it already cut to size?
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I can't find an easily accessible picture (I'm at work) but we replaced ours with a standard RV door and widened the doorway so it would fit. (Ours already had an RV door on it, but at only 26" wide (maybe 28" - I don't remember for 100%) we decided it was too narrow by far.

I think it ran about $4-500 - door and screen combo with deadbolt. And big window for easy viewing when turning!! (The first time I drove Wanda, that old door was one with a frosted window - WanderingJuggler had to be my right eye!!)
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