Search Results - 4x4 Community Forum





Search:

Type: Posts; User: avk; Keyword(s):

Page 1 of 29 1 2 3 4

Search: Search took 0.36 seconds.

  1. Replies
    23
    Views
    2,696

    Re: All-new Isuzu D-Max teased

    If I only had the money...damn that looks good! I should be able to afford a 2020 model (by about 2040). ;D Maybe I should get a sponsor...:o;D

    In my experience, Isuzu has always followed a it of...
  2. Replies
    155
    Views
    22,972

    Re: DIY Mini camping caravan build

    Had a day off for the first time in close to 2 months, so I got to do a little bit of work. 8)

    Started by adding in side supports. These will provide a structure to fix the final skin to on the...
  3. Re: Are the EB license requirements killing the camping industry?

    I mentioned this a long time ago on a similar thread. I've always been of the opinion that you should be allowed a "top-up" to go from B to EB instead of having to redo the whole licensing process...
  4. Replies
    10
    Views
    1,187

    Re: Looking for a cheapy "softroader" get around

    I don't have much experience with softroaders, other than a friend of mine who has a Grand Vitara, and I have to say I am quite impressed with it. Nice and spacious for it's size. Seen a few good...
  5. Replies
    974
    Views
    115,198

    Re: Cell Phone Camera Photo's - PLEASE contribute

    Eersterivier few hours ago.

    Note 8539881
  6. Replies
    344
    Views
    47,151

    Re: Tiny Teardrop Camper Design & Build

    I would also think that the kit should be as complete as possible. Nothing worse than looking for that specific door handle, or specific length of screw and nobody has the stock you need.:o One of...
  7. Replies
    344
    Views
    47,151

    Re: Tiny Teardrop Camper Design & Build

    That is looking really good! Nobody will miss you on the road or at a camping site. ;D
  8. Replies
    54
    Views
    13,171

    Re: Off road teardrop trailers

    Will definately be interested to see the pics!
  9. Replies
    155
    Views
    22,972

    Re: DIY Mini camping caravan build

    Will have to put this project of mine on hold for a while....unexpected (but very welcome) work-related opportunity popped up. So I'll have to concentrate on that first.

    But if it goes well it...
  10. Replies
    344
    Views
    47,151

    Re: Tiny Teardrop Camper Design & Build

    Your project is coming along nicely! Well done!
  11. Replies
    0
    Views
    230

    Kouga Lentefees 30-31 August

    Hi all

    Hope it's OK for me to post this?

    Thought I'd post this on here for the locals. ;D Our school is hosting the 2019 Kouga Humansdorp Lentefees this weekend on 30 and 31 August. We have a...
  12. Replies
    155
    Views
    22,972

    Re: DIY Mini camping caravan build

    They are available on Aliexpress as well, but I got these from Wish. Of course takes a very long time to get here, but at the price and the fact that you can't get them here...it's worth it. One of...
  13. Replies
    155
    Views
    22,972

    Re: DIY Mini camping caravan build

    So just uploaded a quick video on how the lights look.

    First just park lights, then indicator, then full brake light (they look white at this stage but are just super bright red).

    ...
  14. Replies
    344
    Views
    47,151

    Re: Tiny Teardrop Camper Design & Build

    Wrong thread...;D;D;D
  15. Replies
    155
    Views
    22,972

    Re: DIY Mini camping caravan build

    Just got these in the mail...

    538616
  16. Replies
    344
    Views
    47,151

    Re: Tiny Teardrop Camper Design & Build

    Cool. Makes 100% sense. I went through much the same thought process, welding, etc. I'm keeping my eyes open for a different solution in the meanwhile. I still have a LONG way to go before I get...
  17. Replies
    344
    Views
    47,151

    Re: Tiny Teardrop Camper Design & Build

    Sorry for asking a bit of a (perhaps) stupid question here...I know many other trailers, caravans, etc. use a very similar hinge to what you have on there, but is that not very easy to undo the nut...
  18. Replies
    344
    Views
    47,151

    Re: Tiny Teardrop Camper Design & Build

    Have to say, this ^^^ is an awesome part of doing this trailer project. I am now actually waiting to do certain things until my kids are with me. They enjoy it, and hopefully it is something they...
  19. Replies
    344
    Views
    47,151

    Re: Tiny Teardrop Camper Design & Build

    Looking really good!
  20. Replies
    344
    Views
    47,151

    Re: Tiny Teardrop Camper Design & Build

    You went with the Tentco?

    Looking forward to hear your comments on how it is to live with.
  21. Replies
    344
    Views
    47,151

    Re: Tiny Teardrop Camper Design & Build

    Nice. I am really liking your approach to this project. ;D
  22. Replies
    19
    Views
    760

    Re: Inverter for laptop charging

    I was about to recommend the same. Different laptops have different power needs, depending on the hardware, screen size, type of battery, etc. So that would be my starting point.

    E.g. my new...
  23. Replies
    5
    Views
    651

    Re: Do you need PDP if towing?

    Not as far as I know....

    The permit is issued in addition to an ordinary driving licence. A PrDP applies to the following motor vehicle categories:



    a goods vehicle with a gross vehicle...
  24. Replies
    155
    Views
    22,972

    Re: DIY Mini camping caravan build

    Slowly but surely finishing the major mock-up of the trailer. For the first time I can see the basic outline taking shape. ;D

    Of course this all will still be blown apart when everything fits like...
  25. Replies
    155
    Views
    22,972

    Re: DIY Mini camping caravan build

    Jip. ;D;D

    One of my favourite channels.

    On a side note, yesterday was Nik's birthday. A fellow August baby like me. :)
  26. Replies
    155
    Views
    22,972

    Re: DIY Mini camping caravan build

    CAD templates ala Binky...

    Slowly does it...measure 5 times, cut once. [emoji16]536710
  27. Replies
    155
    Views
    22,972

    Re: DIY Mini camping caravan build

    Great minds think alike I guess ;D;D ....I've actually started thinking about doing exactly that. Used my new cordless when I was setting the jacks, and realised how much easier that is!

    Then...
  28. Replies
    344
    Views
    47,151

    Re: Tiny Teardrop Camper Design & Build

    Have to agree with this comment...nothing like that on the market. If there was, I would've seriously considered it instead of trying the build myself.
  29. Thread: South African Food

    by avk
    Replies
    29
    Views
    1,807

    Re: South African Food

    Good suggestions above.

    Had friends from Indonesia over last year, so I tried a few things on them.

    Sliced biltong and droewors cut into 2cm chunks, then I heat these on a ribbed, cast iron pan...
  30. Replies
    155
    Views
    22,972

    Re: DIY Mini camping caravan build

    Fitted the 2 parking jacks in the rear of the trailer this morning.

    Side advantage of this is that between the parking jacks and a trestle behind the hitch, I can now have a steady, level base to...
  31. Replies
    344
    Views
    47,151

    Re: Tiny Teardrop Camper Design & Build

    This was like reading about myself....I am also going through exactly the same problem. [emoji16]

    Overthinking every single thing, until the early morning. Jumping from one item to the next,...
  32. Replies
    155
    Views
    22,972

    Re: DIY Mini camping caravan build

    Jip. 100% sure. Took measurements from directly over the axle as well. But it's not that huge of an issue. I will be able to work around it.
  33. Replies
    344
    Views
    47,151

    Re: Tiny Teardrop Camper Design & Build

    I wish I started this project last year...they had some really good specials on that ended in November.:o

    Yeah, I've noticed companies advertise in mulitple regions on Gumtree and the like. If you...
  34. Replies
    344
    Views
    47,151

    Re: Tiny Teardrop Camper Design & Build

    Very good to hear!

    Sorry for hijacking your thread a bit Viper! :o
  35. Replies
    344
    Views
    47,151

    Re: Tiny Teardrop Camper Design & Build

    By the way, saw this awning being advertised. They do a mild steel as well as an aluminium one.

    Not sure of the quality, etc. But may be worth looking into?

    Mild steel is 22kg
    ...
Results 1 to 35 of 999
Page 1 of 29 1 2 3 4