Seymour

Seymour is a 1954 Flxible Visicoach belonging to Dave Ferro and family. Dave has entrusted the restification to our shop. Restification is a combination restoration and modification. We want to keep the art deco appearance with dependable upgrades in the engine and suspension

 UNLOADING BECAME AN ISSUE WHEN THE TRANSPORTERS WERE LEFT TO UNLOAD, THEIR RAMPS DIDN'T SUPPORT THE BUS AND THE HILL DIDN'T HELP.    

UNLOADING BECAME AN ISSUE WHEN THE TRANSPORTERS WERE LEFT TO UNLOAD, THEIR RAMPS DIDN'T SUPPORT THE BUS AND THE HILL DIDN'T HELP. 

 

 WITH THE HELP OF JACKS, TIMBERS AND MY TRUSTY AUTOCAR, WE GOT 'ER ON THE GROUND

WITH THE HELP OF JACKS, TIMBERS AND MY TRUSTY AUTOCAR, WE GOT 'ER ON THE GROUND

 Making a walk around

Making a walk around

 Door is broken, in need of replacement

Door is broken, in need of replacement

 Trim is still straight

Trim is still straight

 Some corrosion is expected, the side skins will be removed allowing the depth of the corrosion to be revealed.

Some corrosion is expected, the side skins will be removed allowing the depth of the corrosion to be revealed.

 Baggage door, some places will need metal work

Baggage door, some places will need metal work

 Interior

Interior

 Interior removed

Interior removed

 Trim is removed, rivets are drilled and side skins removed

Trim is removed, rivets are drilled and side skins removed

 Side skins removed, all rivet holes at window belt line will be reused.

Side skins removed, all rivet holes at window belt line will be reused.

 Floor and tanks below are removed

Floor and tanks below are removed

 Engine and transmission removed

Engine and transmission removed

 Engine bay stripped. Tail lights and wiring removed

Engine bay stripped. Tail lights and wiring removed

 Interior is cleaned out

Interior is cleaned out

 Windshields, lights, bumpers, wiper motors, wiring, and plumbing removed

Windshields, lights, bumpers, wiper motors, wiring, and plumbing removed

 Water, fuel and air lines

Water, fuel and air lines

 More piping, and hoses, amazing how much is in this bus

More piping, and hoses, amazing how much is in this bus

 Fuel, air and gas tanks.

Fuel, air and gas tanks.

 side windows and frames

side windows and frames

 Radiator and driver's heater

Radiator and driver's heater

 underfloor rust in the usual ares

underfloor rust in the usual ares

 Rust behind wheelhouse

Rust behind wheelhouse

 Left side

Left side

 Preparing to be blasted.

Preparing to be blasted.

 Needing metal work here

Needing metal work here

 more work

more work

 Getting it clean

Getting it clean

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 Arriving in Texas from Florida

Arriving in Texas from Florida

 Preparing to get blasted

Preparing to get blasted