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  1. General T4 Chat
    hi all, been a member of this forum for donkeys, and have decided to start some cool easy to watch ( hopefully ) videos all about how to do your own upholstery mainly to campervans, and some surf related accessories, i have popped up a few videos to watch, if any of you were interested...
  2. Interior
    Hi I need to replace the foam seat of three of my 2009 van seats, one front , two rear. The backs are fine, just the part you sit on. I can't seem to find anyone who does them in the North of England. I'd settle for second hand seats, but ebay is not turning up anything either. Any...
  3. Parts, Tuning & Styling
    These 3 sets of VW front seats are currently in stock and for sale for £550 on a like for like exchange basis. They are upholstered in automotive quality leatherette. Take a look at our website www.gmgcustoms.com as we can offer conversions and upholstery.
  4. T5 Conversions
    Hi all, It's been ages since I last posted any updates on our van. It's been great, if a little under used. Well later this year we'd like to sell it and do another one. So I decided that we needed matching upholstery for the front and rear seats. So why not have a go ourselves! Anyway, I'm...
  5. Interior
    Hey guys! We're currently converting our new van and are looking for some inspiration for our seats/bed upholstery. Our last van had black and white Bentley diamond stitch, not sure whether to do the same again in different colours or go for something totally different. Show us what you've...
  6. Interior
    We know that there are a miriad of upholstery styles out there for people to choose from but we wanted to share a new design that we are just in the process of manufacturing and will be rolling out in the very near future (well as soon as the double seat has been finished).
  7. Interior
    Is there a good thread with recommended upholsterers in different parts of the country to refer to? Would appreciate tips and pics on who everybody thinks is best value for money! I am in Devon but would travel or courier the seats for the right price and quality of work.
  8. T5 Conversions
    Scopema RIB rock and roll bed 112cm need help finding pattern for upholstery Need help to find pattern so i can finish of my back seats. the upholstery service is asking for the patten for the seat, dimensions and cuttings for this to make it quicker and cheaper. Can anybody out there help...
  9. Interior
    Hello, I am thinking of getting the front seats re upholstered, and got a good quote from captainseat, just wanted to know if anyone has used them before and has any good/bad feedback to give. cheers joe
  10. Conversions & Customisation
    We offer bespoke upholstery, water transfer dipping, plasti-dipping, wheel refurb/paint and more... I have added a few pics to give you an idea of our work, but we are always happy to discuss any requests.
  11. Interior
    Looking to get front seats and r and r re-trimmed. Can anyone recommend a good company in the Bucks/Herts area please? Cheers.
  12. Interior
    Hi This is my first post so please forgive me if I don't follow the correct protocol! I have a 1992 T4 Holdsworth campervan and the springs have gone in both the front seats. I'm trying to find out what the mesh panel is that fits under the seat and hooks onto the seat frame ( a bit like a...
  13. Interior
    Caledonian Campers & Conversions are now offering a limited introduction deal on a full upholstery make-over. This deal will include x2 front seats, rear cushions/rock’n'roll bed and all door cards. Standard upholstery £1,350.00 Leather upholstery £1,600.00 Offer ends 31st August...
  14. Parts For Sale
    My pride and joy got trashed on the Autobahn last month and my new van is completely different colour so reluctantly selling my customised seats :( The front seats were finished about 3 months ago, and the bed literally a week before the crash (it only got slept in one night!). They're a black...
  15. VAG Parts For Sale
    FOR SALE Vw t5 single seats brand new leather & suede upholstery Here we have three single seats taken out of vw lt 46 van. We have had our in house auto-trimmer re-upholster them to a very professional standard.. These seats have been upholstered in real leather & suede! All seats...
  16. Conversions & Customisation
    Caledonian Conversions Ltd are a bespoke conversion company based in Glasgow, Scotland. Our sister company Caledonian Campers Ltd - a popular campervan and motorhome hire company and RnR Beds which are the manufacturers of the first pull tested, aluminium rock'n'roll bed! All of our services are...
  17. Interior
    Really not sure what to do - the love of my life got smashed to bits by a German lorry last month. The missus was fine though. I: Finally had it recovered back to the UK (hats off to Britannia rescue for that one), but its gone down as a Cat B and cant be fixed. I got to keep the salvage...
  18. Interior
    Hi, I need advice on how to remove the vinyl cover from armrests please. I've a fair idea on how to get seat covers off thanks to Kernow Transporters' pictorial guide, and I can see how the arms themselves detach, I just can't see an obvious way of removing the covers themselves from the arm...
  19. Wanted
    I'm looking for an armrest cover for a captains chair for a T4 and a cover for a headrest, any condition, to use as a template for retrimming the front seats of my van. Anyone got anything?
  20. General T4 Chat
    Hiya guys n gals, Just wondering if anyone has any tips or tricks for upholstering a RnR bed? My initial plan is to place foam on top of the board and do a stapling trick round before securing permantley on the seat base, but the up rights wont do that so it will be a loose fitting back? I'm...
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