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rossvtaylor 10-12-2021 10:41 AM

Skinning a roof raise bus...how we put the skin on the sides.
 
Hi all,

I'm still a bit behind in converting videos into something usable for YouTube, but here's one I uploaded last night. In this thrilling episode, I show my method for cutting the 18 ga steel skin and installing that on the roof-raised bus. This is a 14-inch roof raise project and, here, I go over how we wrapped the rounded rear corners and installed the side skins.

After doing a few of these, I think I have a good system down. But I'm always open to learning new techniques...so let me know if you have a better way or can think of new tools I can convince my wife we need. :-)

https://youtu.be/kJZOA14ZsIo

rossvtaylor 10-18-2021 09:14 AM

Part 2 - installing more bus skin.
 
I finally added part 2 to this video series, showing how we handle the skin on the transition where the expansion/lift moves to the area over the entry door and driver's window.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RReTU6rziS0

Timeline 10-18-2021 09:33 AM

Ross,


Thanks for taking the time to video your work, very helpful!


John


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