Is this a coachbuilt or conversion VW

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  1. GWAYGWAY

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    I came across this picture on my Facebook page, IT is obviously a VW but slightly overweight if they stop it. how would you rate it? coachbuild VW.jpg
    I think it show a deal of imagination
     
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    Home grown Coachbuilt.

    Rating. Pug ugly
     
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    Was that Bug ugly?
     
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    Neither, its a Jerrybuilt.
     
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    Question, Do you have to remove the sink to check the oil??
     
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    That comment had me baffled for a moment. :doh:
     
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    My rating = mobile shed, possibly with rust issues :Eeek:
     
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    It's a 'home grown' something!
     
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    Coach built, fantastic to be different.
     
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    I love it if only cos its showing someone dares to be different.... Some people need a sense of adventure !
     
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    I can tell that. (y) You have an autosleeper.......:)
     
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    well, however you rate it or hate it , it's someone's pride and joy..
     
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    You've lost me ...
     
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    You can buy the plans to build one from America. They are very rare. I would love one, but then I don't give a dam what peaple think. I like things because I like them not because they do or don't.
     
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    there was loads of them built in california like that in the 70,s .
    heres another one the same or similar.
     

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    Just me having a funny. :)(y)
     
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    They must have wound the rear torsion bars right up and then some :Eeek:
    Would like too see how the cooled them spesh as it gets a tad hot over there.
     
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    I was thinking the exact same thing ... An air cooled engine in the back with no air cooling ... #hot
     
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    I was checking V dubs, Kubelwagons etc recently ont ternet, saw quite few pictures of that style M/H
     
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