hey thought id post about my project as an introduction. ive got a bedford cf im putting a rover 3.5 V8 in. ive build a few bikes in my time but this is my first go at something with 4 wheels.
bought it cheep off of a mate whod just picked up a american van, the bedford had been around europe...
had J type 17 years it came from cornwall, still got the original brown logbook for it. Driven daily been all over the country in it.
cresta before work comenced.
went mad one weekend.
almost ready for paint.
Early Bedford CA Panel Van, Workobus or Utilabrake.
Preferably split screen model running or not. Will consider any model with enough information and/or photo's etc...
Got one? Know of one for sale somewhere? Any info appreciated! :tup:
Can you help i am thinking of getting a bedford ca splitscreen.Any idea what wheel cylinders would fit as the early cylinders are quite rare i had a few bedfords before but they only plod on and this time i would like a little mor power.Then what diesel engine do you think would be good to...
Does anyone want to buy my 1964 bedford ca van (see photos below)?
I bought it last august to try to combine classic cars and family holidays but unfortunatly i was made redundant 2 weeks after i bought it, and with the money, sadly the enthusiasm has dissapeared too.
It has 12 months tax...
Just bought this van running a 3.9 fuel injected rover v8 on auto box,with standard CF rear axle,feels like the gearing is to tall as doesn't pull very well ok once it gets rolling .
Any advise on whether to change rear axle to jag irs and what ratio.
Hi all, after coming to the conclusion the 1.8 in my camper was not only lacking on power but mega thursty on fuel, I decided to squeeze a V8 in there 8). At least then it can be thirsty as a greater speed than 40mph.
The plan is to fit the V8 with a chevy rear axle as close to 3.5:1 as I can...
Hi all, Im new to this sit but been into custom vans for years.
Wonder if anyone can help me find more info on my new project, Its a bedford cf1 registered in 1970 and think the van was customized in 1977, only 3 owners but thats all i know at the minute.
Ive started stripping the van for...
Hi, just wondering if anyone knows of any bedford ca vans that have been modified over the years, having one myself asks the question really and when i think about it, the only one i can remember is the red rover v8 powered one that was featured in june 1993 custom car.
Spotted this on Ebay. Its a very early MK1 CF, which really deserves to be rescued !. http://cgi.ebay.co.uk/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&item=280458308656&ssPageName=STRK:MEWAX:IT
I am on the Lookout for a nice set of Alloy Wheels for the 1985 V8 Custom CF Van I am having built. There are actually a "Half Decent" set of Black Alloys fitted at present, but I am on the lookout for something like a nice set of Chrome Torq/ue Thrust`s, Cragars or Appliance`s, or...