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