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  1. Re: TheQM – Axiostat Bleeding Control Dressing

    I have been made aware of this technology by a family member who uses it in Iraq for trama cases so I have been looking at this.

    The problem I found that is stopping me from getting some is not...
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    Re: Unstable Revs when putting foot down

    Very easy to use your clutch pedal as a footrest.

    Never touch the pedal other than when operating it. If resting your foot on the pedal, even if not pushing the pedal in the fork will contact the...
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    Re: Fracking in NE Namibia & western Botswana

    https://oilandgasonshore.com/ogos105/

    The interview clip is lower down on the page.
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    Re: Jimny death wobble

    Remember when balancing the wheels off a 1998-2018 Model to have them use the plate that mounts the rim on studs on the balancing machine and not the cone through the hole in the center of the rim. ...
  5. Re: How to predict Sand Dune (uphill) driving quality based on specs?

    Yes, bigger tyres, low pressure and low weight are all contributing things. But you want LOW GROUND PRESSURE.

    People say the Jimny float on the sand. Not so. The ground pressure of a Jimny with...
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    Re: 35mm camera with Lenses Wanted

    Mag ek vra of jy dit net wil hê vir herinnering of dit gebruik? Indien laasgenoemde, met watter film en waar gaan jy dit ontwikkel? Ek sit met nog omtrent 200 E6 skyfie film maar kry nie plek wat...
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    Re: Lockdown regulations and traveling with alcohol

    Just a small correction. Oudtshoorn is solid in the Western Cape. Eastern Cape only starts ±150km to the East.
  8. Re: beaches a no no in garden route...what else to do?

    Must say Pieter said that, tongue in the cheek. We do welcome visitors, especially those who will spend money here as we need it. That is why I find it sad that some people are so upset when they...
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    Re: Lockdown regulations and traveling with alcohol

    Interesting that everyone is going on about TWO mutations whereas there are many more, actually thousands of different genomic sequences for SARS-COV-2 already.

    https://nextstrain.org/ncov/global
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    Re: Lenses for Canon 5D mk1

    What is your EXIF data on that photo and was it handheld or on a tripod/door mount?

    OP, still waiting for an answer. Without those details, it is impossible to start talking gear as inappropriate...
  11. Re: beaches a no no in garden route...what else to do?

    May I quote the OP's request? No one said these lists are alternatives for going to the beach.
  12. Re: beaches a no no in garden route...what else to do?

    Visit Birds of Eden, Monkeyland, Jukani Wildlife Sanctuary
    Visit Knysna Elephant Park
    Take the ferry ride to Featherbeds Nature Reserve
    Drive over Swartberg Pass, visit Prince Albert for lunch...
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    Re: Difficulty with a Ford dealership, advice please

    That is why OP wants it. A well trained and experienced 4x4. :p
  14. Re: beaches a no no in garden route...what else to do?

    No, it is from Witsand in the West to the Bloukrans River in the East, and inland to the Swartberg Mountain range. There are many definitions from tourist websites but the above is the extent of the...
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    Re: Gen3 Jimny Tyre or Suspension?

    If you do rock work offroad, I would go for the suspension lift first. The diff is seldom the problem with touching, except for high "middelmannetjies". What hit first is the radial arm dropdowns...
  16. Re: Can't believe they sell this to people who are not trained.

    Lots of potentially dangerous things can be had without training. If you want a Darwin Award, go for it. What worry me more is that with some items you may take OTHER people with you in your...
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    Re: Arecibo Observatory in Puerto Rico

    The story I heard from my astronomy friends was that this was due to extra strain put on the system due to an earlier cable snap. There were plans to beef the weight carrying capacity up but did not...
  18. Thread: Wagyu burgers

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    Re: Wagyu burgers

    The SA Wagyu breeders tells us their meat is world class, but comparing the pictures they have on their respective websites with a genuine piece of A5 Japanese Wagyu, you quickly spot the difference.
  19. Re: This 'condom' for your geyser can make it 27% more efficient.

    Which most definitely will not account for a 27% increase in efficiency.
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    Re: Anyone been to 4x4Vlei

    Link works for me.

    "We are situated between Hopefield and Velddrif, Western Cape"
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    Re: Stretcher legs/ feet tent floor protection

    This has been an issue I have been contemplated with the RV3 Oz Tent. Now with the Bundutop it is no longer an immediate problem.

    The advice above mostly addresses the scuff/puncture issue from...
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    Re: Trip through Gamkaskloof to Wilderness

    The thread heading is intriguing. The road from the top of the Swartberg pass to the Hel (Gamkaskloof) is a cul de sac, one can not drive through the kloof to Wilderness.
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    Re: A Short Southern Cape Tour

    Nice trip report.

    Just one correction. The area you visited is the Overberg region of the Western Cape, not Southern Cape. The most western part of the Southern Cape is between Stillbaai and...
  24. Thread: Spotlights banned

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    Re: Spotlights banned

    Can you give a reference to this, please? My whole life I was taught fog lamps sit low on the vehicle and have a sharp top cutoff to curb glare. Never taught they are only yellow.
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    Re: Approximate tyre volume?

    The assumption to use a hollow cylinder assume that the surface inside the tread is flat, which it is not, it is curved, and the sidewalls are also curved (to a different radius). Similarly, a...
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    Re: Fracking in NE Namibia & western Botswana

    All good and well. Nice to talk about THEY or THESE PEOPLE but they only supply the market, which is you and I. If we do not create a demand there is no need for a supply. So may I ask what you and...
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    Re: Anyone have a Powerflow exhaust system?

    The lack of corrosion with diesel engine exhaust systems is fact, yes, but not due to lack of water from combustion. Petrol engines have about 13% water v/v in the exhaust gas compared to 11% for...
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    Re: Anyone have a Powerflow exhaust system?

    I would be interested in the source for this statement as all hydrocarbon combustion emits water.
  29. Re: Previous gen Suzuki Jimny 1.3 versus Renault Duster

    From someone who has spent more on add-ons on his Jimny than the original purchase price, and who will never sell his Jimny, the answer is DUSTER 4x4. Yes, not all is all-wheel drive.

    If you are...
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    Re: Mass Photo Resizing

    And you can easily rename to your tree numbers from a know sequence of photos as renaming support wildcards.
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    Re: Mass Photo Resizing

    https://www.faststone.org/

    Fastone Viewer.
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    Re: Engine rebuild vs jap import for 2010 Jimny

    Or for the M16.
    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Suzuki_M_engine
  33. Thread: Soetkraal 4x4

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    Re: Soetkraal 4x4

    Back in the 90s, when participating in botanic surveys for the Protea Atlas Project, we drove from Louterwater to this spot and slept at a rudimentary workers camp (Leveled area with long-drop). ...
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    Re: Online photography course for beginners

    What I'm going to say is not what a beginner would want to hear, but still, that is how it sits.

    PHOTOGRAPHY HAS NO SHORTCUTS.

    There are three legs on which great photos are built, technical...
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    Re: Retirement house near george

    But I did not quote you, I quoted the OP.
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