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camelman



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130 Utility

After a bit of negotiation, I've bought our MR teams 130 Smile.

The team has owned it from new and put all 51k miles on to it over the last 17 years.

Next job is to peel all of the batenburg off....



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Post #846917 29th Jul 2020 8:23pm
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seriesonenut



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Looking forward to see the transformation Thumbs Up 2010 XS USW
1957 Series One 88 diesel
1958 Series One 88 4x2

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seriesonenut



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Looking forward to see the transformation Thumbs Up

What other plans do you have for it? 2010 XS USW
1957 Series One 88 diesel
1958 Series One 88 4x2

Post #846921 29th Jul 2020 8:47pm
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GREENI



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Nice. You have quite the fleet Cool instagram @v8_scumbag

Post #846922 29th Jul 2020 8:56pm
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camelman



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As swmbo keeps reminding me 😁

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camelman



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seriesonenut wrote:
Looking forward to see the transformation Thumbs Up

What other plans do you have for it?


It's already got a lot of stuff done, airtight snorkel, twin batteries,mains hook up etc. Thinking roof tent + bed in back for a a 4 berth occasional camper.

Post #846926 29th Jul 2020 9:06pm
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seriesonenut



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What was the reason the team got rid? Was it just age or no longer suited the operational need? 2010 XS USW
1957 Series One 88 diesel
1958 Series One 88 4x2

Post #846929 29th Jul 2020 9:16pm
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Very nice 👍

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camelman



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seriesonenut wrote:
What was the reason the team got rid? Was it just age or no longer suited the operational need?


Both team landies have been replaced by Ford ranger double cabs Sad

Post #846931 29th Jul 2020 9:19pm
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Shroppy



Member Since: 25 Feb 2016
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United Kingdom 1986 Defender 130 V8 Petrol HCPU Montalcino Red

What a great buy! Watching with interest.
Still tempted to full length roof mine in a Longshanks fashion. 1986 127 V8 Build Thread
Series 1 80"
Series 1 88" 4x2 V8 Build Thread

Post #846961 30th Jul 2020 7:26am
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jst



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2011 Defender 110 Puma 2.4 USW Stornoway Grey

I have no regrets full roof on mine. Cheers

James
110 XS Utility
130 Puma Station wagon/camper (in the making)
90 Puma Hardtop

Post #847001 30th Jul 2020 10:27am
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Shroppy



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United Kingdom 1986 Defender 130 V8 Petrol HCPU Montalcino Red

Might have to drop you a message James.... 1986 127 V8 Build Thread
Series 1 80"
Series 1 88" 4x2 V8 Build Thread

Post #847006 30th Jul 2020 10:42am
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Shroppy



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United Kingdom 1986 Defender 130 V8 Petrol HCPU Montalcino Red

I'd be interested to see some details of the inside if possible camelman? Presume it was a Foley's or similar conversion? 1986 127 V8 Build Thread
Series 1 80"
Series 1 88" 4x2 V8 Build Thread

Post #847018 30th Jul 2020 11:40am
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camelman



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It was done by Frogs Island when new. I'll get some pics but essentially looks like a standard 5 door utility with an extra 20 inches in the rear load area.
The rear seats fold flat however so we could get a stretcher in comfortably

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L110CDL



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My hat off to you for buying the 130 and will be great to see the changes you do with it Very Happy 1996 Golf Blue 300Tdi 110 Pick up. Keeper.

Clayton.

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