[tcb] Re: New Sparky
- From: singlecabboy <sealingwaxred@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
- To: tcb@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
- Date: Tue, 21 Jun 2005 18:33:58 -0700 (PDT)
Looks good Ronnie --- mprime6807@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx wrote: > Those wheels are really sharp! Nice job. > Mike > > > ----- Original Message ----- > From: Ronnie Hughes <y4s6wd5@xxxxxxxxxx> > Date: Sunday, June 19, 2005 9:09 pm > Subject: [tcb] Re: New Sparky > > > Yes. I bought a used set from Go Westy. > $50/each. I sanded them > > down and sprayed them with several coats of some > VW metallic silver > > and then several coats of clear. I think silver > must be the > > toughest color to put down. You cannot see it > coming out of the > > gun and since the color is a metallic you can't > see it on the wheel > > either. > > > > I was a little worried if they would fit correctly > with enough lug > > nut engagement. I bought a set of lug nuts from > Go Westy also and > > it all worked fine. Not chrome, but not bad. > > > > I had a Mexican dude (Jesus) in Conroe recover the > rear seats. > > > > I just need to finish installing the door rubbers > and I'll be done. > > It's a good thing I don't think I can stand too > many more nights > > in the garage this summer. > > > > I taught my daughter what 2-60 air conditioning > was today. She > > also learned what 2-0 A/C is at a stop light. > > > > I hope fall comes early this year for the ES trip! > > > > Ronnie > > ----- Original Message ----- > > From: Dan Martin > > To: tcb@xxxxxxxxxxxxx > > Sent: Sunday, June 19, 2005 8:50 PM > > Subject: [tcb] Re: New Sparky > > > > > > Complete with MORE BLING! > > Are those Vanagon wheels? > > > > > > Sure looks good! > > Between your bus lookin all sweet and > > Denis hounding me to bring Homer up to Ar. for > paint............ > > > > > > > > > > > > > > On Jun 19, 2005, at 2:53 PM, Ronnie Hughes wrote: > > > > > > Sparky is reborn! My daughter and I went to > Puffabelly's for > > Father's Day lunch in Sparky. Not too many cars > at the "Day of the > > Beetle, but at 95 outside who can blame anyone for > not showing. > > > > Anyway, here a few pictures of Sparky in my > frontyard afterwards. > > > > Ronnie > > > > > http://sparkythebus.netfirms.com/newsparky/newsparky/index.htm > > > > > > > > > > Paul Smith www.23window.com/thezone H.B.B T.C.B.
- [tcb] Re: New Sparky
- From: mprime6807
- [tcb] Re: New Sparky