AzBaja.com, Home of the VW Baja Bug  
Toggle ContentToggle Content
Toggle Content AzBaja Site info

Welcome Anonymous

Nickname
Password

Membership:
Latest: trcooperone
New Today: 0
New Yesterday: 0
Overall: 3532

People Online:
Members: 0
Visitors: 231
Total: 231
Who Is Where:
 Visitors:
01: AMAZON.com
02: Baja Forums
03: Event Calendar
04: AMAZON.com
05: AMAZON.com
06: AMAZON.com
07: Baja Forums
08: AMAZON.com
09: AMAZON.com
10: AMAZON.com
11: AMAZON.com
12: AMAZON.com
13: Baja Forums
14: Pictures
15: AMAZON.com
16: AMAZON.com
17: AMAZON.com
18: AMAZON.com
19: AMAZON.com
20: AMAZON.com
21: AMAZON.com
22: AMAZON.com
23: AMAZON.com
24: AMAZON.com
25: AMAZON.com
26: AMAZON.com
27: Baja Forums
28: AMAZON.com
29: AMAZON.com
30: AMAZON.com
31: AMAZON.com
32: AMAZON.com
33: AMAZON.com
34: AMAZON.com
35: AMAZON.com
36: Baja Forums
37: AMAZON.com
38: AMAZON.com
39: AMAZON.com
40: AMAZON.com
41: Baja Forums
42: AMAZON.com
43: AMAZON.com
44: AMAZON.com
45: AMAZON.com
46: Baja Forums
47: AMAZON.com
48: Baja Forums
49: Baja Forums
50: AMAZON.com
51: AMAZON.com
52: Baja Forums
53: AMAZON.com
54: AMAZON.com
55: AMAZON.com
56: AMAZON.com
57: AMAZON.com
58: AMAZON.com
59: AMAZON.com
60: AMAZON.com
61: AMAZON.com
62: AMAZON.com
63: AMAZON.com
64: Baja Forums
65: AMAZON.com
66: AMAZON.com
67: AMAZON.com
68: AMAZON.com
69: AMAZON.com
70: AMAZON.com
71: AMAZON.com
72: Baja Forums
73: AMAZON.com
74: AMAZON.com
75: Baja Forums
76: AMAZON.com
77: AMAZON.com
78: AMAZON.com
79: AMAZON.com
80: AMAZON.com
81: AMAZON.com
82: AMAZON.com
83: AMAZON.com
84: Baja Forums
85: AMAZON.com
86: AMAZON.com
87: AMAZON.com
88: AMAZON.com
89: Baja Forums
90: AMAZON.com
91: AMAZON.com
92: AMAZON.com
93: AMAZON.com
94: AMAZON.com
95: AMAZON.com
96: Baja Forums
97: AMAZON.com
98: AMAZON.com
99: AMAZON.com
100: Baja Forums
101: AMAZON.com
102: AMAZON.com
103: AMAZON.com
104: AMAZON.com
105: AMAZON.com
106: Baja Forums
107: AMAZON.com
108: AMAZON.com
109: AMAZON.com
110: AMAZON.com
111: AMAZON.com
112: AMAZON.com
113: AMAZON.com
114: AMAZON.com
115: AMAZON.com
116: AMAZON.com
117: AMAZON.com
118: AMAZON.com
119: AMAZON.com
120: AMAZON.com
121: AMAZON.com
122: AMAZON.com
123: AMAZON.com
124: AMAZON.com
125: AMAZON.com
126: AMAZON.com
127: Baja Forums
128: AMAZON.com
129: Baja Forums
130: AMAZON.com
131: Baja Forums
132: AMAZON.com
133: AMAZON.com
134: AMAZON.com
135: AMAZON.com
136: AMAZON.com
137: AMAZON.com
138: AMAZON.com
139: AMAZON.com
140: AMAZON.com
141: Baja Forums
142: Baja Forums
143: AMAZON.com
144: AMAZON.com
145: AMAZON.com
146: AMAZON.com
147: AMAZON.com
148: AMAZON.com
149: AMAZON.com
150: AMAZON.com
151: AMAZON.com
152: AMAZON.com
153: AMAZON.com
154: Baja Forums
155: AMAZON.com
156: AMAZON.com
157: AMAZON.com
158: AMAZON.com
159: AMAZON.com
160: AMAZON.com
161: Baja Forums
162: AMAZON.com
163: Baja Forums
164: Baja Forums
165: AMAZON.com
166: AMAZON.com
167: AMAZON.com
168: AMAZON.com
169: AMAZON.com
170: AMAZON.com
171: Baja Forums
172: AMAZON.com
173: AMAZON.com
174: AMAZON.com
175: AMAZON.com
176: Event Calendar
177: Baja Forums
178: AMAZON.com
179: AMAZON.com
180: AMAZON.com
181: AMAZON.com
182: AMAZON.com
183: AMAZON.com
184: AMAZON.com
185: Baja Forums
186: AMAZON.com
187: AMAZON.com
188: AMAZON.com
189: AMAZON.com
190: Baja Forums
191: AMAZON.com
192: AMAZON.com
193: Baja Forums
194: AMAZON.com
195: AMAZON.com
196: Baja Forums
197: Baja Forums
198: AMAZON.com
199: AMAZON.com
200: Baja Forums
201: AMAZON.com
202: AMAZON.com
203: AMAZON.com
204: AMAZON.com
205: AMAZON.com
206: AMAZON.com
207: AMAZON.com
208: AMAZON.com
209: AMAZON.com
210: Event Calendar
211: AMAZON.com
212: AMAZON.com
213: AMAZON.com
214: AMAZON.com
215: AMAZON.com
216: Baja Forums
217: AMAZON.com
218: AMAZON.com
219: AMAZON.com
220: AMAZON.com
221: AMAZON.com
222: AMAZON.com
223: Event Calendar
224: AMAZON.com
225: AMAZON.com
226: AMAZON.com
227: Baja Forums
228: AMAZON.com
229: AMAZON.com
230: AMAZON.com
231: AMAZON.com

Staff Online:

No staff members are online!

Toggle Content GPS

Baja Forums -:- VW Volkswagen Bug, Baja, Bus, Sandrail and Thing -:- VW Volkswagen & Baja Bug General Discussion -:- split window conversion
Amazon Store

Updating Server
AzBaja.com is on new server. Any problems or strange things going on let me know so I can fix them ASAP - Thanks AzBaja aka Eric Hall

split window conversion
Bug, Baja, Thing and Buggies. Most every thing that will not fit any any other area. See list of other Forums for better topic placement...Volkswagen General Discussion
Users browsing this topic: None
Post new topic Reply to topic Printer Friendly Page

1 2
>
View previous topic :: View next topic
Author Message
Crash
Corporal
Corporal

Crash

Offline

Joined: Apr 23, 2006
Posts: 168
Location: Hillsboro, OR
Karma: +5

Post Post subject: split window conversion
Posted: Sun Sep 21, 2008 06:47 AM
Reply with quote

Anyone know where to get the steel oval to split window conversion? I am starting work on my oval baja and think it would add to the shock value if I make it a split. I have seen the replacement divider and windows before but don't remember where I saw them.

-Mark


_________________
Mark Johnson
Blind Chicken Racing
www.blindchickenracing.com
Back to top
View user's profile Visit poster's website Yahoo Messenger
57baja
SGT. 1st Class
SGT. 1st Class

57baja

Offline

Joined: Jan 07, 2008
Posts: 1582
Location: Pasadena, California
Karma: +34

Post Post subject: Re: split window conversion
Posted: Sun Sep 21, 2008 07:04 AM
Reply with quote

Never seen one.

Keep the oval. You'll get plenty of grief over that, believe me. I know.


_________________


SoCal Bajas Website
My (Hard To Find) Garage Page

"Kaddie Shack" Air-cooled VW Parts and Service Specialists
Shoot me an email if you need a price on something specific you're looking for that you don't see. We probably handle it!
Back to top
View user's profile
BugZyla.com
1st SGT.
1st SGT.

BugZyla.com

Offline

Joined: Mar 20, 2006
Posts: 4377
Location: Mexicopa County, Barackistan
Karma: +35

Post Post subject: Re: split window conversion
Posted: Sun Sep 21, 2008 03:28 PM
Reply with quote

I know somebody makes rthen because I have seen them too, jusy cant seem to find them either. PM hamburger brad on the samba, he should know.


_________________
Bugzyla Fabrication
480-444-2501
www.bugzyla.com


132 (O\!/O) VWs and counting since 1/2005

Hillary for PRISON 2016
Back to top
View user's profile Visit poster's website MSN Messenger
Crash
Corporal
Corporal

Crash

Offline

Joined: Apr 23, 2006
Posts: 168
Location: Hillsboro, OR
Karma: +5

Post Post subject: Re: split window conversion
Posted: Sun Sep 21, 2008 08:25 PM
Reply with quote

I will at least have the oval but if you are going for shock value, why not go all the way.

I got my tube chassis all ready for the oval, now I just need to finish trimming the body and send it to the blaster. After that I have to fix the areas that will be missing due to rust.

I am thinking 6x6 rear arms, 3x6 front arms on a 8" wider beam, and a supercharged V6.

-Mark


_________________
Mark Johnson
Blind Chicken Racing
www.blindchickenracing.com
Back to top
View user's profile Visit poster's website Yahoo Messenger
57baja
SGT. 1st Class
SGT. 1st Class

57baja

Offline

Joined: Jan 07, 2008
Posts: 1582
Location: Pasadena, California
Karma: +34

Post Post subject: Re: split window conversion
Posted: Mon Sep 22, 2008 03:11 AM
Reply with quote

IMHO - A "Real" oval beats a "Fake" split any day.


_________________


SoCal Bajas Website
My (Hard To Find) Garage Page

"Kaddie Shack" Air-cooled VW Parts and Service Specialists
Shoot me an email if you need a price on something specific you're looking for that you don't see. We probably handle it!
Back to top
View user's profile
oldfart
Staff SGT.
Staff SGT.

oldfart

Offline

Joined: Aug 25, 2006
Posts: 410
Location: sierra vista az
Karma: +1

Post Post subject: Re: split window conversion
Posted: Mon Sep 22, 2008 08:37 PM
Reply with quote

after you put in the fake split, pop rivet some sheet metal on the pillars...tell 'em there were some funky lights there, but they didn't work so you pitched them.
And how good the brakes work compared to the old cable brakes it had when you got it.
Plus how you figure it isn't real valuable since the dash isn't the same as most splits(a zwittter)
of course you could tell 'em about the ratty full length roll back sunroof that you took out and replaced with a regular roof so it'll be cooler inside once you cut holes in the dash for a/c......


_________________
8 (!) grandkids. I'm old and smell funny.
Back to top
View user's profile
jamesr6168
Command Staff
Command Staff

jamesr6168

Offline

Joined: Feb 02, 2007
Posts: 2114
Location: The Great WHITE NORTH! Hibbing,Mn
Karma: +15

Post Post subject: Re: split window conversion
Posted: Tue Sep 23, 2008 04:09 AM
Reply with quote

Shocked WOW!


_________________
... HAMMER IT TO FIT,,PAINT IT TO MATCH !!! A people that values its privileges above its principles ,Will soon lose both!
Back to top
View user's profile Skype
Crash
Corporal
Corporal

Crash

Offline

Joined: Apr 23, 2006
Posts: 168
Location: Hillsboro, OR
Karma: +5

Post Post subject: Re: split window conversion
Posted: Tue Sep 23, 2008 04:36 AM
Reply with quote

It already has the holes for the semaphores


_________________
Mark Johnson
Blind Chicken Racing
www.blindchickenracing.com
Back to top
View user's profile Visit poster's website Yahoo Messenger
jamesr6168
Command Staff
Command Staff

jamesr6168

Offline

Joined: Feb 02, 2007
Posts: 2114
Location: The Great WHITE NORTH! Hibbing,Mn
Karma: +15

Post Post subject: Re: split window conversion
Posted: Tue Sep 23, 2008 05:23 AM
Reply with quote

crash,,your car,,build it they will come!!lol


_________________
... HAMMER IT TO FIT,,PAINT IT TO MATCH !!! A people that values its privileges above its principles ,Will soon lose both!
Back to top
View user's profile Skype
Crash
Corporal
Corporal

Crash

Offline

Joined: Apr 23, 2006
Posts: 168
Location: Hillsboro, OR
Karma: +5

Post Post subject: Re: split window conversion
Posted: Tue Sep 23, 2008 08:04 AM
Reply with quote

If I was worried about what others thought I wouldn't even be building an oval baja.

Besides,

www.thesamba.com/vw/cl...?id=236280


-Mark


_________________
Mark Johnson
Blind Chicken Racing
www.blindchickenracing.com
Back to top
View user's profile Visit poster's website Yahoo Messenger
jamesr6168
Command Staff
Command Staff

jamesr6168

Offline

Joined: Feb 02, 2007
Posts: 2114
Location: The Great WHITE NORTH! Hibbing,Mn
Karma: +15

Post Post subject: Re: split window conversion
Posted: Tue Sep 23, 2008 02:24 PM
Reply with quote

Cool


_________________
... HAMMER IT TO FIT,,PAINT IT TO MATCH !!! A people that values its privileges above its principles ,Will soon lose both!
Back to top
View user's profile Skype
nukeworker
Corporal
Corporal

nukeworker

Offline

Joined: Sep 10, 2007
Posts: 137
Location: Area 51
Karma: 0

Post Post subject: Re: split window conversion
Posted: Wed Sep 24, 2008 03:55 AM
Reply with quote

Cool X2


_________________
The Constitution is not a suicide pact.
Back to top
View user's profile
AzBaja
1st SGT.
1st SGT.

AzBaja

Offline

Joined: Mar 06, 2006
Posts: 4496
Location: Mesa, AZ
Officers (Dues)
Recruit
Karma: +16

Post Post subject: Re: split window conversion
Posted: Wed Sep 24, 2008 09:50 AM
Reply with quote

Stick a 2.3 Ford OHC in it...Tell them that air cooleds just suck!!! Smile


_________________
There has been a hostile takeover by an extreme militant group with an unknown agenda, I have lost complete control of AzBaja.com..... ︻┳デ═一

AzBaja.com founding officer and CEO



www.scoutmagazine.com
www.IMRRO.com

Last edited by AzBaja on Wed Sep 24, 2008 05:21 PM; edited 1 times in total
Back to top
View user's profile Visit poster's website
jamesr6168
Command Staff
Command Staff

jamesr6168

Offline

Joined: Feb 02, 2007
Posts: 2114
Location: The Great WHITE NORTH! Hibbing,Mn
Karma: +15

Post Post subject: Re: split window conversion
Posted: Wed Sep 24, 2008 02:30 PM
Reply with quote

HEY!! Laughing


_________________
... HAMMER IT TO FIT,,PAINT IT TO MATCH !!! A people that values its privileges above its principles ,Will soon lose both!
Back to top
View user's profile Skype
Crash
Corporal
Corporal

Crash

Offline

Joined: Apr 23, 2006
Posts: 168
Location: Hillsboro, OR
Karma: +5

Post Post subject: Re: split window conversion
Posted: Wed Sep 24, 2008 05:13 PM
Reply with quote

I already have two 2.3 turbo motors in stuff. This one is getting the 3.8 supercharged super coupe motor. I have not run air cooled in fifteen years.


_________________
Mark Johnson
Blind Chicken Racing
www.blindchickenracing.com
Back to top
View user's profile Visit poster's website Yahoo Messenger

1 2
>
Post new topic Reply to topic Printer Friendly Page

 Topics   Replies   Author   Views   Last Post 
Normal
No new posts Projects and Builds my 74 Ghia conversion 3 _-Mad-Max-_ 2187 my 74 Ghia conversion
 Sat Jul 20, 2013 12:08 AM 
_-Mad-Max-_ View latest post
No new posts VW Volkswagen & Baja Bug General Discussion Link Pin Conversion 8 Bryman042 5224 Re: Link Pin Conversio...
 Thu Jun 23, 2011 12:41 AM 
Bryman042 View latest post
No new posts VW Volkswagen & Baja Bug General Discussion Mazda 13b Turbo Conversion 2 logan44 2559 Mazda 13b Turbo Conver...
 Tue Jun 21, 2011 09:00 PM 
HuggingxCorners View latest post
No new posts VW Volkswagen & Baja Bug General Discussion baja body conversion...? 2 thext94 1176 baja body conversion.....
 Fri Jan 29, 2010 04:24 AM 
57baja View latest post
No new posts VW Volkswagen & Baja Bug General Discussion Reputable window tinting 5 chickenpants 1931 Reputable window tinti...
 Thu Aug 20, 2009 02:42 AM 
thunderklees View latest post
You cannot post new topics in this forum
You can reply to topics in this forum
You cannot edit your posts in this forum
You cannot delete your posts in this forum
You cannot vote in polls in this forum
You cannot attach files in this forum
You cannot download files in this forum

Toggle Content Picture Box

Toggle Content Great things to Buy

Toggle Content Other Sites

Toggle Content Parts - For your Car

If you see Errors please E-mail Eric (AT) AzBaja.com X XX XXX
azbaja.com Webutation

eXTReMe Tracker
XXXX
The logos and trademarks used on this site are the property of their respective owners
We are not responsible for comments posted by our users, as they are the property of the poster. Any use, commercial or educational, requires written permission from the author.
Interactive software released under GNU GPL, Code Credits, Privacy Policy