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  1. Soundproof, Insulate, Carpet Kit?

    T4 Conversions
    Hi All, Im new to this converting thing and have just acquired a T4 that should get some camping use this summer if I can get materials to kit it out. I was looking online for a kit that would, soundproof and insulate floor, sides, back and roof (including cab) and then carpet it all apart from...
  2. Alternative to carpet lining?

    T5 Conversions
    Hi out there, Can anyone suggest an alternative to lining my van with carpet. Has anyone used a natural material?
  3. How do you fix capeted ply panels to walls of van?

    T5 Conversions
    I'm sure this has been answered many times before. Once I have carpeted the ply lining panels, how do I fix them to the walls of the van so that it looks neat and professional? Anyone done a picture thread on how to do this?
  4. Carpet lining vs california style lining

    T5 Conversions
    Does anyone have experience of both a California style lining (plastic/vinyl) also used by CMC and a couple of other converters and carpet lining and have an opinion as to the pros and cons of each? Posted the same question in Community but not having any replies so reporting here and hoping...
  5. Carpeting for Novices: Help and practical tips for carpeting the metal work please!!

    T5 Conversions
    I've insulated and foil lined all the cavities in my T5 van [ aluminium backed foam from MVM against the metal, then recycled plastic bottle insulation, covered with aluminium foil wrap and taped the edges - see pic] I'm now on to carpeting - after much helpful advice on the forum so far I...
  6. Anyone carpet the floor to ceiling plylining of an ex-tradesman's van?

    T5 Conversions
    Hi Folks. Looking for some advice on carpeting my van please! I'm a newbie here, information so far has been great!. From what I've read there seems to be a couple of schools of thought out there on carpeting a T5 van, the main one being: 1. A Two Stage Approach: Carpet the metal work all down...
  7. Hightop GRP Carpeting Query

    T4 Conversions
    Hello, This is my first post on here, so go easy on me ;] I bought a '95 LWB Hightop T4 in the summer and have been having amazing adventures in it. I'll post some pictures when I get on my Mac (my iPad does not seem to want to play ball). The Hightop is original VW, I believe (there is a VW...
  8. Carpet lining the back... any tips?!

    About to spend the weekend lining the back of my LWB T4 with some amazing stretchy carpet I got from megavanmats... Just wondering if anyone's got any pearls of wisdom for me before I start?? Have looked through some of the threads on here, but yeah, any tips for a first timer would be sick...
  9. Extra storage idea!

    T5 Conversions
    Hi all, Here is my carpeted door panel, with extra storage pockets (every square cm counts right!) I am carpeting my van at the moment, and was inspired by the Kiravans door store. I tried copying the Kiravans layout on my door panel, but it turned out to be flimsy and pretty rubish... Mark...
  10. Carpet lining services near Reading/Oxford or London?

    Hi there, I'm about to buy a T5 panel van for my business and I'm looking for a good carpet lining fitting company near Reading, Oxford or London. Can anyone recommend somewhere not too far from any of these locations? Thanks
  11. Kombi Interior Conversion

    Hi, I'm looking to convert my panel van to a six seater with carpet, windows etc. Can anyone recommend a reliable company based in Somerset/Devon who can do the work? I'm really after a high quality job which hopefully won't cost too much. I noticed Vanworx interiror conversions look really good...
  12. T4 rubber cab mat or carpet

    Hi guys I'm after a T4 rubber cab mat or carpet to cover the entire cabin area/ wheel arches etc. as when I took mine out to clean it disintegrated :-( If anybody has one in good nick please PM me. Thx D
  13. 2.5m Trim Velour Lining Carpet

    Parts For Sale
    Ended up using a thinner carpet so have 2.5m x 1.8m of MVM Trim Velour Lining Carpet in a Smoke Grey colour for sale. Also with 3 cans of adhesive. Should be enough to handle 80% of panels in a SWB. Looking for £25, buyer should collect from Brighton although I could arrange courier, imagine...
  14. Van Lining

    Does anyone know how much Carpet Lining I would need to do my T4 (short wheel based 1998). I am going to do the panels, floors and ceiling. Also want to do the floor in the cab as well. Also what's the best lining to use? Cheers
  15. Rubber cabin mat/carrevelle carpet

    I've just taken my mat out as it's soaking wet and the foam is smelly so I'm going to need a new one with no tears and in good nick. That or a a front cab caravelle carpet would be sweet. If anyone has one please let me know thx Dave
  16. Conversion balls up and what to do now ??

    T4 Conversions
    So I finally got my van converted to a fully functioning camper van at the end of the year before last, however the person/company/ shoddy tradesman that did the conversion did a naff job and it has taken me up until now to tidy up all his mistakes. Anyway, before I got the conversion done i...
  17. Carpet - £35 for 10m

    Hi all. Has anybody any experience in using this carpet to trim out the back of their van? http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/10M-x-1-6M-CAR-SPEAKER-SUBWOOFER-BOX-CARPET-CLOTH-GREY-/300589520021?pt=UK_CarsParts_Vehicles_CarParts_SM&hash=item45fc881495
  18. Offcut of dark grey carpet

    Hi All, My swb T5 van was converted by T4 World, I've since fitted a rear window on the rear panel on the passengers side. I've contacted them but no reply so far. Does anyone know what the dark grey carpet they use is? The carpet is around the edges and enough to carpet up to the edge of the...
  19. Carpet lining around sliding windows?

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    Hi everyone, Any tips or advice about carpet lining around the standard vw sliding windows, just wondering how I can make it neat or if there are any surrounds available to fit the sliders to make them neater? Pictures would be nice if anyone has acheived a decent finish around them. Thanks...
  20. Naive T4 Caravelle carpet questions

    New T4 Members Forum
    Hi all, The carpet in the back of my '93 Caravelle is a bit worn. Been keeping an eye out on ebay for any going from old vans (throwaway after conversion? :*) but no luck yet (if you have one going please PM me). Anyway, I got to thinking, maybe I'd change it, but the local conversion place...