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PostSubject: The new addition (T25 devon camper)   The new addition (T25 devon camper) EmptySun Jul 13, 2008 6:47 pm

Hi all,

So here we are, We bought this today, A T25 aircooled devon camper it does need a fair bit off TLC but i think it would make a good camper for me bec and the kids,
It has 2 engines wif it but both hav the bottom end gone so will hav to look into it and see wot i can salvage,
On the whole it is fairly solid and straight, jus a couple of bits of small welding needed but really aint a lot at all,
So hoping to start it soon as we can find a storage space and a trailor to trailor it back, and hav it all done for begining off next yr.

Here are some off the pics we took,


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And all for the price off.....................................................................................................................................................................................................................

£300 lol! lol! lol!


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PostSubject: Re: The new addition (T25 devon camper)   The new addition (T25 devon camper) EmptySun Jul 13, 2008 6:53 pm

Nice little project, now you can weld its going to be easy job;)
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PostSubject: Re: The new addition (T25 devon camper)   The new addition (T25 devon camper) EmptySun Jul 13, 2008 7:02 pm

Nice looking 25 dude... Where is it coming from cos i recognise the bay in the pics???

If you get stuck for a trailer i can help on that..
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PostSubject: Re: The new addition (T25 devon camper)   The new addition (T25 devon camper) EmptySun Jul 13, 2008 7:05 pm

Aaron if you get stuck for some where to put it mate i got a parking space back of me house Wink
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PostSubject: Re: The new addition (T25 devon camper)   The new addition (T25 devon camper) EmptySun Jul 13, 2008 7:14 pm

carl - yeah well lets see how the weld holds up on the bug lol! well the bit done any way, but was good enuf to pass MOT so all good lol!

Rich - i got it from holford on way to minhead so not to far so made it easy to go view, found it on ebay
Mate if you could help out wif trailor would be more than happy to chuck some £££ your way for doin it, jus got to find a car to borrow wif to bar then as my car aint got one on
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PostSubject: Re: The new addition (T25 devon camper)   The new addition (T25 devon camper) EmptySun Jul 13, 2008 7:18 pm

dubberatlast wrote:
Aaron if you get stuck for some where to put it mate i got a parking space back of me house Wink

well i was gonna stick it down unit for now a pay to keep it out side so i can work onit like tht for now till i can sort out some thing else,

cheers for the offer tho
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PostSubject: Re: The new addition (T25 devon camper)   The new addition (T25 devon camper) EmptySun Jul 13, 2008 7:19 pm

No probs mate anytime Wink
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PostSubject: Re: The new addition (T25 devon camper)   The new addition (T25 devon camper) EmptySun Jul 13, 2008 8:23 pm

looks good for that money, and its got two kids seats in the front lol! some parts can be a nightmare to get hold of for the early vans, vw had a major upgrade/overhaul about 1985 on these. bits look the same but just won't go on from later vans No
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PostSubject: Re: The new addition (T25 devon camper)   The new addition (T25 devon camper) EmptySun Jul 13, 2008 8:28 pm

griff wrote:
looks good for that money, and its got two kids seats in the front lol! some parts can be a nightmare to get hold of for the early vans, vw had a major upgrade/overhaul about 1985 on these. bits look the same but just won't go on from later vans No

oh sh***t dont say tht mate lol!
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PostSubject: Re: The new addition (T25 devon camper)   The new addition (T25 devon camper) EmptySun Jul 13, 2008 8:53 pm

Nice one...........get it slammed and some Porka rims on it!!! Wink

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PostSubject: Re: The new addition (T25 devon camper)   The new addition (T25 devon camper) EmptySun Jul 13, 2008 8:57 pm

As the churchill dog says (oh yes) lol!
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nice for a good price to Smile
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PostSubject: Re: The new addition (T25 devon camper)   The new addition (T25 devon camper) EmptyMon Jul 14, 2008 11:33 am

Thanks for all the comments guys ....
His names Trevor and some off you may think omg but those of you who know me will understand why Wink
cant wait to get stuck in on this one ... thats as soon as we pick it up 1st lol!
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PostSubject: Re: The new addition (T25 devon camper)   The new addition (T25 devon camper) EmptyWed Jul 16, 2008 8:12 am

Well done guys....a good looking bus there and well what more could you ask for for £300!!!!
Bargain price......cant wait to see it on the road!!
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PostSubject: Re: The new addition (T25 devon camper)   The new addition (T25 devon camper) EmptyWed Jul 16, 2008 8:33 am

total bargain!.......I sold my 1980 devon last year for £3200 so if you do it up & get it tidy your laughing.

They are a nice conversion with loadsa room in the roof for 2 people.

well done, lets see another dub rescued & back on the road Wink
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PostSubject: Re: The new addition (T25 devon camper)   The new addition (T25 devon camper) EmptyWed Jul 16, 2008 2:56 pm

Thanks Frizz and impy ...
really cant wait to get stuck in on this one
think my hands are itching more than aarons lol
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PostSubject: Re: The new addition (T25 devon camper)   The new addition (T25 devon camper) EmptyWed Jul 16, 2008 5:19 pm

yeah cheers all, lookin foward to get this one started, wif any luck will hav it back for next weekend, all goes well, got a few ideas rollin round in my head, as you do lol!

but im not sure wot to do wheel wise, type off alloys
sure it will come together,
(now i feel like the bloke off CHOP SHOP) lol! lol! lol!
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PostSubject: story so far.....   The new addition (T25 devon camper) EmptySun Jul 27, 2008 5:17 pm

well i finally got it yesterday and made a good start today, so this is were im up to at the mo

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And the only real bad bit i found was along the side window on the inside

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so all in all not to bad at all
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good work, but i would say looking at the colour of those footwells you need to pull the windscreen out and do a small repair to each corner of the scuttle panel. as the passenger side will be dripping on to the fuse box for sure sunny
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PostSubject: Re: The new addition (T25 devon camper)   The new addition (T25 devon camper) EmptyTue Jul 29, 2008 4:47 pm

ok mate cheers for the advise, is that a dash out too, or easy enuf to leave tht in, gonna start rubbing it back soon and see wots underneath on the out side, then look in to the paint side off it,

If any one can point me in the rite direction off any one who can do it localy would be most gratefull ?
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Resto wrote:

If any one can point me in the rite direction off any one who can do it localy would be most gratefull ?

Just through the doors bud.. Local enough... lol! lol!
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PostSubject: Re: The new addition (T25 devon camper)   The new addition (T25 devon camper) EmptyTue Jul 29, 2008 5:00 pm

Sweet mate Very Happy will hav to grab u when i see u down there nxt and hav a good chat wif u, got to get engine sorted and running and whoop it out, and get it rubbed back Suspect

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Resto wrote:
ok mate cheers for the advise, is that a dash out too, or easy enuf to leave tht in?

should be ok with dash left in, is normally the bit metal that the window rubber sits over that rots away.
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