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Old 06-04-2012, 01:26 PM   #1
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Good afternoon:
Other than this site, Ebay and good ole Craigslist does anyone know of other webs sites that sell converted school buses?
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Old 06-04-2012, 02:24 PM   #2
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some of the dealer coach bus sellers occasionally have them
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Old 06-04-2012, 06:19 PM   #3
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Might try http://www.publicsurplus.com.

(I didn't see converted, so this site probably won't help.)
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Old 06-04-2012, 09:59 PM   #4
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Cheers Fellas:
There has to be one out there? If I come across one I will let you know.
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Old 06-14-2012, 10:31 AM   #5
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Check out http://www.buses for sale.com. If that doesn't work, goggle "antique buses for sale". All over priced but everything is negotiable.
I use a similar method to search nationwide on Craigslist (which Craigslist itself doesn't let you do). I enter the following into the Google search window:

"Dodge school bus" site:craigslist.org

Put whatever you want, e.g., "Thomas Saf-T-Liner," in place of "Dodge school bus." Use quotes and don't put a space between the colon and "craigslist.org." I've seen buses for sale as far away as Fairbanks, Alaska. If I don't use the quotes, the results will be craigslist listings that include a 2010 Dodge Challenger mixed in with someone's "Magic School Bus" VHS tape collection.

Do follow precautions against avoiding scams; I doubt that honest craigslist sellers will deal with someone they can't meet face-2-face. But it did get me as close as I've ever gotten to a bus I could buy: a good one in Iowa that I probably would have missed otherwise. Darn shame the owner couldn't meet my price. Patience is a virtue.
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Old 06-14-2012, 11:05 AM   #6
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That's perfect, thanks.
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www.searchtempest.com is for searching all or part of craigslist.
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