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Old 11-18-2015, 05:33 PM   #61
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This one is neat
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Old 11-18-2015, 05:39 PM   #62
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That's Mokibrahbrant flipping em!

Beautiful buses, but I couldn't afford them!
If ya dig around on here, you can find how much these sold for several months ago.
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Old 11-18-2015, 09:37 PM   #63
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Old 11-18-2015, 09:44 PM   #64
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** School Bus... DT466E... Air Brakes... 6 available, Shuttle, Limo

A whole bunch of low miles flatnoses.
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Old 11-18-2015, 09:58 PM   #65
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Big shuttle bus-small money.

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Old 11-18-2015, 11:42 PM   #66
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So many red flags....this screams "I made a bad choice of bus for my conversion"

Good luck trying to find replacement front windshields
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Old 11-19-2015, 04:28 PM   #67
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This looks interesting... I'm in Oregon, so it would be a drive to go down there. I was hoping for a 40ft bus, but this is probably close enough for the conversion I'm hoping to do.

Anyone able to give me their opinions of pros/cons of this bus?
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pro- its AWESOME

con- its thousands more than it was just months ago at the surplus auction
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Old 11-19-2015, 04:35 PM   #69
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pro- its AWESOME

con- its thousands more than it was just months ago at the surplus auction
That's a good con But still, I wasn't at the auction. And the bus looks sweet. I'm assuming harder to find parts for it in the long run?
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Old 11-19-2015, 05:59 PM   #70
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Theyre fine buses but all you have to do for the deals is watch govdeals and public surplus. Those two sites are great. I got mine off govdeals.
CL and Ebay are sort of the "retail" prices for used school buses. Usually not always...
Brant is a great dude, and the Gilligs are amazing buses. I just couldnt pay someone that much of a finders/convenience fee.
a stockton auction, the typical price-
http://www.publicsurplus.com/sms/auc...ew?auc=1386207
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