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Old 07-28-2011, 09:22 AM   #1
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Re: Tentatively, the CumulonimBus. (We are weather nerds...l

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... our phones both died trying to get a signal on the way there!
You need a Wilson Trucker's Cell phone antenna and the adapter to plug into your phone (if they make one). Makes a big difference.

As far as the bus.. congrats. Don't be too hasty tossing everything. You may be able to reuse/repurpose some stuff. I too would re arrange the layout.
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Old 07-28-2011, 10:15 AM   #2
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Re: Tentatively, the CumulonimBus. (We are weather nerds...l

Hey MF...Welcome! Considering you have a very cool unit with most of the basics in place as well as a resume that includes multiple conversions...this should be a fun and interesting build to follow. Once again, Welcome!
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Old 08-09-2011, 11:21 AM   #3
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Re: The Hubbly Bubbly Bus!

looks awesome! almost like a time capsule at the same time lol
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Don't forget to throw in a little "Steampunk" while you're at it! Sounds cool.
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Old 08-10-2011, 11:35 AM   #5
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Don't forget to throw in a little "Steampunk" while you're at it! Sounds cool.


now that would be just amazing (and heavy) to make a steampunk bus
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Old 08-11-2011, 10:28 AM   #6
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Re: The Hubbly Bubbly Bus!

On my old All-American BB I had to spend a lot of time tracking wires & hoses because other than the main harness, they seemed to have rigged things as they went to fit different special orders. It's a pain but about the only way to be sure what goes where. Best of luck.
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Old 08-11-2011, 12:31 PM   #7
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Re: The Hubbly Bubbly Bus!

what kinda switch is it? might have been for the door opener to activate the wheel well lights?
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Old 08-11-2011, 04:23 PM   #8
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Re: The Hubbly Bubbly Bus!

Just a guess. Perhaps you have two gas tanks and this is a valve to switch from one to another.
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Re: The Hubbly Bubbly Bus!

Do you remember which position the switch was in when you first saw it? If it is the fuel tank switch, it may be that the tank selected is the only one working properly (ie: defective fuel pump, bad fuel, clogged line, etc...). If you have two fuel tanks, then there should be a selector switch somewhere.
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Old 08-20-2011, 10:28 AM   #10
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Re: The Hubbly Bubbly Bus!

Whatever you guys fell into sure smells sweet! Have a ball and keep us posted.
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