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    Posted: 07 Mar 19 at 22:09
I am looking to get this kit myself but not quite sure what VW Venon is. Could you provide a link or a phone number I can call?
Do you possibly have the installation kit and does it have dimensions? Maybe I could try whipping it up myself?
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote vw venom Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: 10 Mar 09 at 20:24
what about www.projectpoptops.co.uk
ive used them many a time ,choice of colours,materials,zips,cheapest and the gortex material ones on tradesizes van is 100%waterproof fitting was brilliant,leon the owner is very helpfull






































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Hi
As to the canvas qualities. 
The go westy canvas is made for them only and is by far the best quality available.They have many different colours and different materials at different prices.
JK canvas:you get whot you pay for.
Gunzels canvas well not nearly as good as go westy.
I have used all 3 and will now only fit the go westy one.
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Hey fellas,
If you get the chance photos of the project would be fantastic.  I would love to see it done & then plan to do mine.  BTW, how much does it cost to get a roof unit to the States?

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Originally posted by Syncost Alot. Syncost Alot. wrote:

Originally posted by james72 james72 wrote:

Karl, You want to come and take some measurements,  Will make life a bit easier. 
 
Cheers buddy.........Sunday?
While I'm there if you could just bolt my new roof on that would be great!! LOL
 
Sunday's fine, not too early thoughConfused,  give me a call. 
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i knew we forgot to do something while you were here....ha ha
ill pm you tomorrow ive found measurements and mozaic documents you wanted
you also got pm
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote Syncost Alot. Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: 09 Mar 09 at 22:39
Originally posted by james72 james72 wrote:

Karl, You want to come and take some measurements,  Will make life a bit easier. 
 
Cheers buddy.........Sunday?
While I'm there if you could just bolt my new roof on that would be great!! LOL
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hi james could you forward him those measurements you sent me as ive lost em from the rear weld cheers bud
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote james72 Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: 09 Mar 09 at 20:23
Karl, You want to come and take some measurements,  Will make life a bit easier. 
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote Syncost Alot. Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: 09 Mar 09 at 20:15
Well got all the bits together now. Should be having ago at this over the next few weeks. Wish us luck!!
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Good job sir. I'm giving this serious thought.
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hi peet sorting out a molding for that this weekend,as its needed when changing hightop and holdsworth roof but you can do it like minivtecs  done by using rubber strip,if you can get original side units from a westy they cover everything as well.
like mine
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Lance how do you trim up the roof lining around the frame? Do you supply that in the kit too? I'll be taking one when I can finally bloomin get down your way!
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote vw venom Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: 30 Sep 08 at 19:00
the best ones over here are from concept sails soon to be concept poptops all mine are being made there and they also have gortex ones to the original pattern
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Originally posted by Baxter Baxter wrote:

Don't GoWesty's roof canvases come from Gunzle anyway?
 
They offer a genuine German job,  I think that comes from gunzl, the other hemp, cotton and acrylic ones are their own,  or made for them in the states.
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Don't GoWesty's roof canvases come from Gunzle anyway?
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Thanks,

I will try to contact them.
Appreeciate your help.

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hi brian www.vwelevation.com
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I own an 85 Vanagon.  Where do you order the pop up conversion??

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