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    Re: Pilansberg National Park - I'm very concerned

    HEDGEHOG, If the roads are not improved the park will close ! Rustenberg will not and cant keep the park going ............. Borakalolo is a typical example of ill managemt and incompetance .... the...
  2. Thread: Canon EOS R.

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    Canon EOS R.

    Has anyone.on the forum bought a Canon EOS R and used it for reasonable period.
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    Re: Repair Canon G11

    Did you send it to CameraTek.......if so , take it back..... Often they will replace with new....read the warranty .....it is actually verry good.
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    Re: looking for a cummins

    I have a good friend that works for cummins in the USA, specifically solving issues and preventing problems, He worked for Delta Motor corp, in Port Elizabeth many years back doing much the same. I...
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    Re: Plastic fuel tanks

    Fit a high preasure pump in the back, with a quick release connection typically found on boats so that you can take a hose to the filler cap....,works like a dream, no air locks etc etc, and you can...
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    Re: Mavic Pro questions

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    Check out battery prices on Ebay.....cheaper than local including all the hastle ...then there is a place in Jhb that will repack most, I had a phantom 3 pro battery done ...so far so good.......
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    SA airforce , 100 years old , eish...

    The SA airforce turned 100 years old a few weeks back, why is that so significant ? ...Well , it is the second oldest airforce in the world, our pilots were considered the best bar none ! ..... what...
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    Re: Mavic Pro questions

    check the compatible list for phones and tablets , but if you intend to buy an item for use ony with the drone consider the Huawei products, I found the M5 lite and P30 pro exceptional, also there...
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    Re: Which Small Mik en Druk for Business??

    The Canon GX7 ...is awesome !!! Any of the "G" series will do the job...
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    Re: Repair Canon G11

    Contact Cameratek in Strydom Park, they are the official canon repair agents in SA, they are well trained , quick and helpfull. You will also be surprised at how inexpensive there services are.... I...
  11. Legal issues and abuse of South Africans involved in accidents in Moz.

    I will post more facts on this issue as they become clear....but hear goes.

    I have spent a number of holidays in Mozambique and love the enviroment BUT !!! please be aware of the Mozambiquan...
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    Re: Parakeet/Sunconner in Randburg

    The ones I have seen are defniatly not ring necks ..... But I live in Centurion and have noticed a large numver of Ringnecks flying arround .....yes these birds are amazing to watch but what effect...
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    Parakeet/Sunconner in Randburg

    Over the past few months I have noticed a large number of parrot like birds flying arround Randburg in large numbers.... Yesterday eavenjng whilst out on a walk I saw litrally hundreds of them in a...
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    Re: Cederberg burnt out Disco

    Jelo, agree with you .....a most interesting thread....let me drop in my 5c worth.... I have had a number of 4x4,s .......The worst was a Disco 2 TD5 . All the SH1t started at about 80k km.......
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    Hypothetical spares .

    Hypothetically speaking....
    I am going to travel the wrong way round to Cairo with a.......
    2013, 1.3 , 100000 km well maintained zook.....all services done and never had a hastle. Did limited 4x4...
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    Re: How reliable is the Mahindra Scorpio S11?

    Keeping in mind that I serviced and looked after the vehicle rather well, cleaning the engine bay often and checking items for wear and tear … to prevent breakdowns in out of the way places ….

    I...
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    Re: Charging camera batteries in the bush.

    Small 300va inverter will do the Job fine , but you will find a 12v after market charger for your cameras . Broadcast lighting should have .
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    Re: How reliable is the Mahindra Scorpio S11?

    I had a 2010 model 2.5 TD 4x4 single cab.... I hunted zimbabwe (Matetsi) Mozambique , did many hunts in the E. CAPE. WENT TO Bots on a few trips, towed boats around, Serviced it regulary and...
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    Re: Older Wrangler reliability.

    Jelo, thanks for the helpfull advice .... Space is not so much of an issue , reliability is a major factor and obviously cost... SWB or LWB is not an issue at all, but so far I have learnt a lot ,...
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    Re: Older Wrangler reliability.

    OK...loads of info - seems that the wrangler is defniatly the way to go for my aplication ........I am not unique in my aplication, however most of the people with a similar need have a vehicle on...
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    Re: Older Wrangler reliability.

    Hi Jelo.......

    Petrol or Desil does not matter , (would like Deasil but petrol has its advantages )
    The two door wrangler has enough space , (will remover back seats and build in packing...
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    Older Wrangler reliability.

    Need some input and advice from the guys that know jeeps.
    I have a specific requirement ! I use and need a vehicle for filming and photography .

    The front windscreen must be able to drop...
  23. Re: Robbery at Manyane (Pilanesberg) - 1 robber killed

    Finn, to a point I agree with you and under normal circumstances the response you prescribe would be correct, however at what expense ..... Sure most of my belongings are insured but the time the...
  24. Re: Robbery at Manyane (Pilanesberg) - 1 robber killed

    Has anyone been to Manyane after the recent incident, or has anyone heard if the situation has improved..... I spoke to someone yesterday that was first on the scene after the shooting and who went...
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    Re: Canon D6 Full–frame OR Canon D7 DSLR mark 2

    Peter, if you read my post properly you will understand the post, fact of the matter is a full frame sensor will always beat a smaller sensor, in clarity and sharpness... Swinging a camera for any...
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    Re: Canon D6 Full–frame OR Canon D7 DSLR mark 2

    No matter how you look at it, a larger sensor will always and without exception be better than a smaller sensor. The decesion ultimatly should be , what do you intend to do with your pics. If you are...
  27. Canon 700D / 75-300 lens/Battery grip/two batteries.

    I have the following for sale !


    Canon 700D with 75-300 1:4-5.6 lens and Battery grip with two batteries.
    Condition - 8/10
    R8000.00.

    Reason for sale - upgraded to EOS R full frame .
    PM me...
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    Catalytic converter..?

    Catalytic converter ?
    I have a 2016 Foton Tunland 4x4 now with 130000 km on the clock, about a month back I noticed that it was a little heavier on fuel (from 9L/100km to 10.2L/100km) (measured...
  29. Re: Robbery at Manyane (Pilanesberg) - 1 robber killed

    These hunts are sold at international conventions , normally in conjunction with an international outfitter ..... At exorbitant US$ rates..... Many years back you could book hunts through the NW...
  30. Re: Robbery at Manyane (Pilanesberg) - 1 robber killed

    Hbannink, If it were not for the hunting in the park , the park would not exist ! ....the wild dogs were removed because they had worked out that it was easy to capture and kill game alongside the...
  31. Re: Robbery at Manyane (Pilanesberg) - 1 robber killed

    Golden Leopard Resorts (SOC) LTD Registration Number 1988/070093/30
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    Non-Executive Directors: Mr T Shai (Chairperson), Ms M...
  32. Re: Robbery at Manyane (Pilanesberg) - 1 robber killed

    Most of the parks in South Africa, specifically in the historic Transvaal have gone down the tubes, I am involved in many of them and can say that there is absolutely no commitment from management or...
  33. Re: Robbery at Manyane (Pilanesberg) - 1 robber killed

    Golden leopard resorts are/were fully aware of the issues at both Bagatla and Manyane, it is unlikely that anything will be done, in a post a few years back I was ridiculed by many for my complaints...
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    Re: Bulbs keep blowing - advice please

    I have experienced the same issue on my Foton, did all sorts of checks.....did not think about the heat possibility . Makes perfect sense .... And is a cheap solution to the problem.
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    SIGMA 50-500 (Cannon) for sale.

    I have a Sigma 50-500 (cannon) for sale R10000.00 still in perfect working order.
    Reason for selling - I have upgraded to a similar cannon lens for my 5D.
    (will throw in a 400D into the deal)...
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