Old vans , how they did it in the old days

Old vans , how they did it in the old days

Postby webcat [OP] » September 1st 2009, 7:26am

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Postby fermenter » September 1st 2009, 12:08pm

Great link!!!!!

I'm really a full sized van guy......reality pushing me into Astro/Safari's.
(I've been casualy looking at Astro's but lately looking at full sized also)

I love the '71-'77 chevy front grill. That's my favorite van of all time.

Long may they run.
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Postby evil_motors » September 1st 2009, 4:05pm

that is awesome.. man i wish i could find some like that these days. they are almost extinct
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Postby webcat [OP] » September 1st 2009, 4:28pm

I just thought it was interesting that they were putting carpet on the walls and ceiling , i've never seen anybody do that to a Astro yet!
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Postby $uperJoe » September 1st 2009, 5:18pm

thats kinda neat. i see why people were looking or waldo with no luck. he built a van and toured the country.
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Postby webcat [OP] » September 1st 2009, 5:52pm

Good ole Waldo!
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Postby stoneground1 » September 1st 2009, 6:03pm

Viva La Americana!!! The Good Ole Days!!
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Postby Big_kid » September 2nd 2009, 2:05am

My brother had a '77 tradesman 100 he bought & carpeted the floor & walls in. I was able to stand upright in the back of it until he put the subfloor in. VERY 70's!

Cool link & pix... brought back a few memories!
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Postby marcus38 » September 2nd 2009, 2:20am

i belong to a van club called the bluegrass vanners. most of the members have mid 70s vans and we go to several truckins(field party weekend vans only) a year. these vanners have been doin up like this since the 70s. try vannin.com a true vanners website to give directions to the latest truckin.
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Postby Jasen » September 5th 2009, 4:53pm

The good ol' day's. Now murals of Conan, Unicorns or Wizards???? Where's the water beds.
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Postby Mr_Bowtie » September 5th 2009, 10:30pm

Very cool site. There is a older Van club around here too. They meet a Wendy's every Wednesday night......they still have the 70's style going on in their Vans. 8-)
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