Category: Demolish

  • Last weekend and last of the windows

    Matt and I had a plan of action for this weekend.  Getting the windows taken care of and being able to move onto the floors. Matt was able to get a lot of the windows disassembled while I worked on my car. We had removed all the windows on Friday night after work so he […]

  • Some more shots from our first day

    These are some other shots from our first day of work.  Tearing seats out, taking the ceiling off and taking out the insulation.  Also some engine shots as well as the old rusted out radiator surge tank (also, I had a heck of a time trying to figure out the name for that little metal […]

  • Dent

    The bus has a dent (it looks like a large tree branch or possibly a tree fell on it?) on the passenger side about the middle of the bus.  We’re planning to straighten it back out using a hydraulic bottle jack with a 2×4 on the end of it.  Some shaping hammers should help with […]

  • Removing Windows

    I think this was the 2nd day.  We got the windows out and figured out how to replace the window thumb locks.  Basically you take the springs out.  We’re going to do a video to show basic break down of a window and the painting process.  I cleaned up all of the rust behind the […]

  • First day of real work

    Posting this late.  Matt and I started on the bus.  The first day of real work was spent removing the seats and the ceiling shell.   We also needed to replace the oil pressure sensor.  Took the part into the local Navistar/International dealer. Matt sanded down the old insulation and we managed to remove the […]