Gutting The Bus (or “we really screwed ourselves”)

The first step in a bus conversion is gutting the bus. For this you need some willing grunt workers who still have the youthful ideal that just about anything can be fun! I wish I could have been there last weekend when this was going on.

Austin taking a break

Austin taking a break

On Saturday Garey and Kelsey showed up, and I regret to say I have no pictures of them at work, at least none that have been approved for sharing on the internet. The Sunday crew: Steve, Kelsey, Tyler, Austin, Stephen and Chelsea. They showed up and unscrewed countless screws, wrestled bolts and seats and metal siding…

The seats were screwed in through the floor, which meant one person under the bus and one in the bus...

The seats were screwed in through the floor, which meant one person under the bus and one in the bus…

There were lots of screws

There were lots of screws

Chelsea in the foreground...the unscrewing continues...

Chelsea in the foreground…the unscrewing continues…

This is Tyler, and he's working hard

Tyler tearing it up.

Seats are gone, on to the metal siding...

Seats are gone, on to the metal siding…

Thank you to the demolition crew! Next steps: remove the floor, then paint the whole thing with some really expensive paint.

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