Tag Archives: Land Rover

NV4500 modification day 1

I am going to install Forbyn Brothers output shaft in a Chevy 2 wheel drive NV 4500.        I removed the tail housing some time ago. It was quite thin and I broke it as I removed it.       … Continue reading

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Transmission output shaft 

The transmission shaft is done! Very happy about that. Thank you to Forbyn Brothers for getting this little beauty made. B sure to check them out if you need upgraded parts for your Series Land Rover.  

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Bulkhead modification.

I have toyed with a number of different engine options for the School Bus. I decided to use a Cummins 6at but I wanted to keep the possibility of a Chevy V8. In order to do this I modified the … Continue reading

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Engine placement

The Cummins is located 3 inches to the left in the engine bay as opposed to the stock Land Rover placement which is offset further to the left. I guessed wrong and located the engine 2in to far forward. This … Continue reading

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Back door cabinet.

This back door cabinet is in an 88 I found for sale on eBay. Nice idea and nicely done.

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Nice 88 at the LeMay museum

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Moving tub supports with Caleb

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Notes on frames

There are minor differences between 3 and 5 door frames. I need to add these posts to my frame. I will fab mew ones as these are looking a bit the worse for ware.

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Cutting up the rotten frame

I am cutting up the old frame so I can dispose of it.

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The School Bus begins!

After 3 years of twiddling my thumbs I am working seriously on the School Bus project. The School Bus will be a Land Rover Series Late 2a, approximately the second half of 1969. It will be re-powered using a Cummins … Continue reading

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