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Offline crown

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fare box project update
« on: November 17, 2012, 09:33:50 AM »
 as you known i was looking for a fare box for my crown after looking for a whille i gave up on finding
 one do to the area i had for it size was a proublum so i went and built my self one tell me what you
 think off it thanks john
 from cardbourd boxes to metel and finnished
 more pics in next post
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Re: fare box project update
« Reply #1 on: November 17, 2012, 09:47:39 AM »
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Re: fare box project update
« Reply #2 on: November 17, 2012, 09:51:48 AM »
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Re: fare box project update
« Reply #3 on: November 17, 2012, 10:00:19 AM »
 boy was it hard to post pics.
 anyway i thing it will pass for the real deal ? would like to known what you thing of it.
 it will have some polished bus tokens
 this was build from junk from my shop the top dish part is a 5'' headlight bucket plus some brass
pluming parts/ angle iron / steel / alum/ ect.
it had to fit under /around the old style door oppener and grap rail .
the door oppener is other project it was given to me and it fits and works like a charm it will
be removed and chromed thanks john
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Re: Re: fare box project update
« Reply #4 on: November 17, 2012, 10:45:03 AM »
Nice work. Its rewarding to do things like this.

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Re: fare box project update
« Reply #5 on: November 17, 2012, 12:53:33 PM »
Very nice work John. You are an ar-tist!...

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Re: fare box project update
« Reply #6 on: November 17, 2012, 01:27:19 PM »
Way cool!
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Re: fare box project update
« Reply #7 on: November 17, 2012, 01:32:32 PM »
Very, very nice, John.  Yes, you are a true artist.

Now, some pictures of the whole bus.  You are teasing us with that partial picture of the dash!

On our way to the Panama Canal our ship is stopping at Puntarenas, Cost Rica.  Anywhere near you?
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Re: fare box project update
« Reply #8 on: November 17, 2012, 01:45:00 PM »
Nice work, take two atta boys outta petty cash for a job well done.

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Re: fare box project update
« Reply #9 on: November 17, 2012, 01:48:09 PM »
 thanks guys so does it pass the bcm test  thanks john
 
 gary when you coming ? puntarenas is a few hours away how long are you going to be in port ?
 maybe we could drive up there ? john
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Re: fare box project update
« Reply #10 on: November 17, 2012, 03:28:23 PM »
 gary when you coming ? puntarenas is a few hours away how long are you going to be in port ?
 maybe we could drive up there ?


John, I will send you an email.
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Re: fare box project update
« Reply #11 on: November 17, 2012, 04:38:30 PM »
 gary got your email and sent you one john
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Re: fare box project update
« Reply #12 on: November 18, 2012, 06:30:54 AM »
 gee now i am a artist . does that mean i got to start wearing one of those funny hats
 and start saying things like you dig it man . peace john
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Re: fare box project update
« Reply #13 on: November 18, 2012, 07:32:38 AM »
Nice work, John!
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Re: fare box project update
« Reply #14 on: November 18, 2012, 09:43:34 AM »
 thanks again for the replys.  there what makes one what to push on with the bus projects
 thanks john
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