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Digz

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Re: hippy interior

Post by Digz on Fri 3 May - 7:37

Dawgboy wrote:So, I have to ask. I have seen a couple of crosswise beds done like this now and, is it really long enough for an adult to lie comfortably? I am 6 feet tall, and if I lie on the floor of my 64 a100, my feet hit the doors, and my head is extremely close to the wall.

I was planning on making my bed go lengthwise, due to this...

I have held off putting something in the back for sort of the same reason. My fold out cot fits pretty good lengthwise. These vans are our personal visions, I think making it comfortable for your use would be the way to go. The more comfortable the more you are likely to want to use it!
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Re: hippy interior

Post by jrinaman on Fri 3 May - 11:54

Dawgboy wrote:So, I have to ask. I have seen a couple of crosswise beds done like this now and, is it really long enough for an adult to lie comfortably? I am 6 feet tall, and if I lie on the floor of my 64 a100, my feet hit the doors, and my head is extremely close to the wall.

I was planning on making my bed go lengthwise, due to this...

my plan is to have a 2 peice mattress. in my case, 35" each is plenty. the rear section is permanant, the front will store on top, but be able to bring forward when the seat is folded down. a mattress topper or heavy quilt should be enough to cover the seam between halves and can be laid across mattress and down front behind seat when not in use. i have detailed plans if anyone needs them but i am 5'7" and measurements would need to be altered for most people.
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dodge man

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Re: hippy interior

Post by dodge man on Fri 3 May - 20:15

anytime i'm in the bed my knees are bent and so are hers,lol no i just sleep corner to corner, it works out great and i'm 5' 10''
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Re: hippy interior

Post by dodge man on Mon 6 May - 20:26

ANYONE GOING TO THE NATS, ON WEDNESDAY ? I WOULD LIKE TO HOOK UP WITH SOMEONE SO I KNOW WERE THE BEST PLACE IS TO SET UP CAMP,
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Re: hippy interior

Post by dix on Mon 6 May - 21:01

thurs, nite or friday for me.
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dodge man

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Re: hippy interior

Post by dodge man on Mon 6 May - 21:29

YOU'VE BEEN THERE BEFORE DIX, WERES A GOOD PLACE TO CAMP,FROM WHAT PICTURES I'VE SEEN SHOULD I GO IN AND TURN LEFT UP THE HILL ?
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Re: hippy interior

Post by G-Man on Mon 6 May - 21:32

You'll have to drive around and see what looks good to you. And look for who you want to park with. I'm hoping to get there on Tuesday
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Re: hippy interior

Post by dodge man on Mon 6 May - 21:38

I REALLY DONT CARE WHO I PARK BY, JUST NO BIG CAMPERS WITH THERE GENERATORS RUNNING, I WANT TO HAVE ELECTRIC, I DONT WANT TO PARK WERE I'LL HAVE TO MOVE, I GUESS JUST PLAY IT BY EAR,
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Re: hippy interior

Post by dix on Mon 6 May - 23:23

I have a other club roping off spots for my club so i have to drive around looking for them the place i was last time sucked . on a down hill. altho the neighbors were nice,,,
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Re: hippy interior

Post by G-Man on Mon 6 May - 23:31

No matter where you park you'll meet some nice people. Just look for some early's and I'm sure someone will let you in with them
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dodge man

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Re: hippy interior

Post by dodge man on Tue 7 May - 11:09

i figured if i go wed. i should find a level spot with electric and not to far from a shitter, i just thought i would ask, i didnt know if all chevys parked in one place and fords in another and so on, i'll look for some early's and hang out, thanks guys,,
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JD

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Re: hippy interior

Post by JD on Thu 16 May - 14:15

Turned out really nice.

JD
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Re: hippy interior

Post by dodge man on Fri 24 May - 16:02

thanks JD
my new shift handle, i made from an old walking stick i had
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Re: hippy interior

Post by G-Man on Fri 24 May - 16:16

very cool!!!!
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Re: hippy interior

Post by vanny on Fri 24 May - 17:26

Nice touch Dodge Man! Now, it's a driving stick!


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Re: hippy interior

Post by wylee on Sat 25 May - 7:44

great...
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Re: hippy interior

Post by dodge man on Wed 5 Jun - 18:49

http://www.ebay.com/itm/271201488432?ssPageName=STRK:MEWNX:IT&_trksid=p3984.m1439.l2649
i got me a water pipe to desplay in my hippie van, i hope i dont get pulled over going to the van nationals lol, lets see, 3 cases of beer, bottle of tiqulla, roach clips, water pipe, my hart meds, my pain pills, NOT GOOD
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Re: hippy interior

Post by dix on Wed 5 Jun - 19:20

if the pipe and roach clips are clean then there is nothing they can do, but they can take the van apart.
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Re: hippy interior

Post by dodge man on Wed 5 Jun - 19:28

i dont know why they would do that,i look so inocent, affraid yeah nothings ever been used, if they would say anything i'll say there just for show, or i could say its my dads lol! ,,,,
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Re: hippy interior

Post by dodge man on Mon 10 Jun - 13:43


whats a hippie van without a water pipe, its only used for the finest tobaccos, affraid
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Re: hippy interior

Post by dodge man on Mon 10 Jun - 21:10


i fixed up a cool air intake with flex pipe, when i swap the carb. to a 4 brl. i can reuse this air cleaner with a 2 to 4 brl. adapter,
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Re: hippy interior

Post by vanny on Mon 10 Jun - 21:24

Nice touch Dodge Man! That oughta add about 5-10 horse power from looks alone!


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Re: hippy interior

Post by dodge man on Mon 10 Jun - 21:25

should help with gas millage too, Very Happy
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Re: hippy interior

Post by wylee on Tue 11 Jun - 7:17

and thats after using the waterpipe, i gotta get one.... very cool..
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Re: hippy interior

Post by dodge man on Tue 11 Jun - 12:05

http://www.ebay.com/itm/190839453895?ssPageName=STRK:MEWNX:IT&_trksid=p3984.m1439.l2649
my stock air cleaner horn is 2 1/2'' i hade to make a adapter to tighten it up becouse its 3'' pipe, better if you can find a 2 1/2'' one, if you have a stock air cleaner that is.

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