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Old 12-09-2015, 02:09 PM   #1
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Hello from Colorado

Hello everyone, I am new here so I wanted to say hey....

I just bought my first bus a few weeks ago.....

Its an GMC vandura 3500 short bus...It's been converted into a camper before I bought it...Needs a paint job and some other things need addressed....

I never started out to buy a bus but I needed a way to move my belongings from Pa to Co and to rent a truck was around $1400 one way...

So I thought why not just buy something for that much money so I started looking at cargo vans,ambulance and buses...Took a while to find a good deal but I found it in this bus....

It's a 350 gas engine and was already converted into a camper....price $1700.00 The engine was already replaced but I have no way to know how many miles is on it and the odometer is not working...Also the gas gauge isn't working either...

Anyway glad to find such a cool forum for us bus people....hehe

I need to resize my pictures to upload here but will do that so people can see it....

Thanks and hello everyone !!!!!
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Old 12-09-2015, 04:03 PM   #2
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cant seem to upload any pics? I resized them but still no go?

The size is well below the 1600 x 1600

anyone have any advice what I can do?
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Old 12-09-2015, 04:13 PM   #3
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Host them offsite on a site like Photobucket, Imgur, or Flickr (all are free), and use the provided URLs to paste on to the message boards.
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Old 12-09-2015, 04:44 PM   #4
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ok I never had to do this before to upload pics at a forum but I saved pics at photobucket and tried to upload one here and still no go....



wasn't the correct file name ...these are just jpeg pics....
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Old 12-09-2015, 09:52 PM   #5
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Old 12-09-2015, 11:14 PM   #6
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I'm doing what seems to be the thing to do from photobucket but it's not working.... I copy the file from the img window of photobucket but when I try to upload on Skoolie it says it's not a valid file....

It would be easier for me to paint a picture of my bus and mail it to everyone on here....hehe

I have a whole folder saved at photobucket but cant bring them over....

I was excited for people here to see it....
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Old 12-10-2015, 07:40 AM   #7
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I'm doing what seems to be the thing to do from photobucket but it's not working.... I copy the file from the img window of photobucket but when I try to upload on Skoolie it says it's not a valid file....

It would be easier for me to paint a picture of my bus and mail it to everyone on here....hehe

I have a whole folder saved at photobucket but cant bring them over....

I was excited for people here to see it....
DON'T upload, just paste the provided url in the thread.
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Old 12-10-2015, 07:41 AM   #8
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It would be easier for me to paint a picture of my bus and mail it to everyone on here....hehe


I'd love some hand painted bus art. My wife and I recently procured this beautiful work of art.
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Old 12-10-2015, 11:03 AM   #9
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here is the file from the img tab in my photobucket..

when I try to upload here it doesn't work...

thanks for any help..

and I like the bus x-mas tree decoration !!!!

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Old 12-10-2015, 11:06 AM   #10
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wow like magic it worked....




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