Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 06-27-2014, 02:37 PM   #1
New Member
Join Date: Jun 2014
Posts: 1
Skoolies in Georgia

Hey everyone - my wife and I are in the middle of hatching a plan to buy an old bus and turn it into a house/business, but it's only just now starting to materialize so I wanted to jump on here and start researching what others have done.

But I also happen to help organize an event in Atlanta called Maker Faire Atlanta that brings together anyone who makes something - artists, engineers, crafters, scientists, etc. And it gives them a place to show it off and just talk to people about it. I wanted to know if there were any Skoolies in the metro-Atlanta area that would be interested in bringing their bus to Decatur the weekend of October 4/5 to show it off to our crowd. (I'd honestly like to take a look at it for my own selfish reasons, but I think everyone in attendance would love to see it too.)

Is there a way on here to target a message to folks geographically, or would you say it's more of a "If you post it, they will come" kind of thing?

Looking forward to participate in a much bigger capacity here in the coming months - thanks!
dsluder13 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-27-2014, 08:06 PM   #2
Site Team
crazycal's Avatar
Join Date: Feb 2007
Posts: 4,075
Re: Skoolies in Georgia

Welcome. I think it's more like "If you post it, they will see it" kind of thing.
I'm hungry!

You Gotta Let Me Fly
crazycal is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-28-2014, 07:09 AM   #3
Bus Nut
Join Date: Nov 2008
Location: ellijay ga
Posts: 560
Year: 94
Coachwork: b/b
Chassis: tc2000
Engine: 5.9
Rated Cap: 72
Re: Skoolies in Georgia

we have a lot of skoolis in Ga,there are the skoolie owner international with 9 member just in your area.iam in north GA along with 4 ohers

keith is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-28-2014, 08:14 AM   #4
Bus Geek
lornaschinske's Avatar
Join Date: Jun 2004
Location: Roswell, NM
Posts: 3,583
Year: 1986
Coachwork: BlueBird
Chassis: 40 ft All American FE
Engine: 8.2LTA Fuel Pincher DD V8
Rated Cap: 89
Re: Skoolies in Georgia

If you are talking about it's kinda dead there. I posted there a little then swapped computers and that is one of many bookmarks that didn't get swapped over. My new Win8 laptop is a bit uppity and doesn't even "talk" to my old WinXP desktop.

We need to get that site back talking again!
This post is my opinion. It is not intended to influence anyone's judgment nor do I advocate anyone do what I propose.
Fulltime since 2006
The goal of life is living in agreement with nature. Zeno (335BC-264BC)
lornaschinske is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-01-2014, 05:15 PM   #5
Bus Nut
Join Date: Nov 2013
Location: Gainesville. Georgia
Posts: 526
Year: 1992
Coachwork: bluebird
Rated Cap: 72
Re: Skoolies in Georgia

Hey that's what happened to you. I posted a reply to you at skooliesInternational. com but never did hear any more from you. Yeah, the site dried up. The creator has gone by the wayside for whatever reason and people kept leaving. Too bad too cause I liked the format. I attended the one and only rally and all the buses and people that showed up were great to get to meet.

DSLUDER,,,your welcome to stop by and check out our build. Its a long way from being finished (aren't they all) and I don't think we want to go to Decatur. Clint & I have both been sick and things have not progressed as quick as we would like. We live in Gainesville about 50 miles North of ATL.
The-Breeze is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-02-2014, 12:05 PM   #6
Bus Nut
GreyEagle's Avatar
Join Date: Apr 2011
Posts: 800
Re: Skoolies in Georgia

Kinda dead there..., and all three dried up after Brandon left.
too bad they where good sites, good people too. A few of folks posted the build there....
Just glad Steve woke up and put Sara on to help..... She has made a world of difference here.
Thanks Sara...
Roll - On...
GreyEagle is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-02-2014, 12:58 PM   #7
Site Team
Sara's Avatar
Join Date: Jun 2013
Posts: 137
Re: Skoolies in Georgia

Haha. Thanks. My plan is to win the lottery and have bazillions of buses so that I am in possession of a mobile command center. Super weird... I'm obsessed with Skoolies.

Love this site and love the people. Period.
Sara is offline   Reply With Quote

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Registration worries in Georgia lukecanjuggle Titles, Insurance, Registration and Money Matters 30 10-09-2016 08:38 AM
Savannah Georgia School Bus Fire kenny76 School Bus News 1 08-11-2014 02:28 PM
Insurance in Georgia family wagon Titles, Insurance, Registration and Money Matters 0 05-03-2013 12:13 PM
Skoolies in Georgia scivicblu83 Conversion General Discussions 5 02-15-2010 01:33 PM
Retitling a bus as a motorhome in Georgia PaulS Everything Else | General Skoolie Discussions 6 01-06-2005 08:55 AM

» Virginia Campgrounds

Reviews provided by

Powered by vBadvanced CMPS v3.2.3

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 06:41 PM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 4
Copyright ©2000 - 2016, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.