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  1. Re: I am thinking to switch from Canon to Fuji.

    This vid might help with your choice - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LHy-s5xxdBw&feature=emb_logo


    I stick to Canon - your needs are different though.
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    Re: Canon EOS 1000D value

    These comments are all valid. My view in terms of value are:

    Camera body: R700 - R1000
    18 - 55: R500
    75 - 300: R1500

    To sell as a complete kit: R2k to R2.5k = to an end user. You can expect...
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    Re: Saffa in NZ

    Welkom aan boord ou seun!

    Kan nie wag om saam te toer nie!
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    Re: Rust de Winter Dam

    Agreed, nice fishing spot, also very good birding spot. Yes, for camping, one would need to be totally self sufficient.

    In the presence of the big crocs, it is unfortunately suicidal to be...
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    Re: Good tent for 1 night camp, 2 people

    What about the OZTENT Malamoo? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=z_qGGQpf5XY
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    Re: Nikon P900 point and shoot

    Well done! What a moment!
  7. Re: Stuck on a hill with trailer, how to get out?

    kavirondo, I would seriously consider the CDL mod, or at least take a 10mm spanner along to engage your CDL if you have the option on your Transfer case. I would much rather drive through a possible...
  8. Re: Stuck on a hill with trailer, how to get out?

    Hylton, nowhere did I read the Centre Diff was locked, hence the comment of the pre- facelift - Unless I missed something???
  9. Re: Stuck on a hill with trailer, how to get out?

    It is unlikely that I would ever unhook my trailer in an uphill scenario because the trailed handbrake is almost useless in reverse and would inch the combination down to where one could get grip, or...
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    Sticky: Re: Bird photo's for comment & crit

    Die fotos geneem gister middag, is beslis nie portrette, of gedurende die goue-uur geneem, of die skerpste ens. het ook nie eers dieselfde impak indien in Engels hier getik nie. Dis egter vir my...
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    Re: Shauno chops a new 200 series in half!

    One thing is sure - the popular 4x4 YouTube Influencers are doing extremely well;D
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    Re: TD5 Spare key & FOB

    I have seen some FOBs at key cutting shops in Pretoria. for the electronic part - secondhand from one of the LR spares placed and get it reprogrammed.
  13. Thread: Towbar

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    Discovery 4 Re: Towbar

    Two actors to keep in mind, a) Tow rating and b) interference with Reverse sensors.

    G4 is great on both counts.
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    Re: Cooling when Camping

    Mounted a cheapish 12V water pressure pump in a plastic Big JIM toolbox. I drilled biggish holes on either end, to put the Gardena connectors through and let possible water spillage out and...
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    Re: iSimangolisa birding

    hbannink - Dlinza is open (Were there 3 weeks ago). Safety appears to be okay, we were there with a guide, but all were okay - in fact quite spectacular.

    The Green Barbet is as far as I am aware...
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    Re: iSimangolisa birding

    Depending what you would like to see, you could camp at Mtunzini and also cover the Dlinza forest walk at Eshowe - https://eshowe.com/dlinza-forest-aerial-boardwalk/

    St. Lucia - Sugar Loaf Caravan...
  17. Re: Tracks4Africa Guide App for Smart phones - iOS update

    Thank you Lizette - will send you the detail.

    Regards
  18. Re: Tracks4Africa Guide App for Smart phones - iOS update

    Hi Lizette,

    Thank you, I updated my app and downloaded more maps last night.

    How is the information available being verified before the updates? Reason I am asking, is I would like to go...
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    Re: Off road Trailer

    Depending on the position of the spare tyres on both the vehicle and trailer, having the same size tyres on both could be a huge benefit. IE When driving a SUV with spare underneath and having to...
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    Re: What do you feed your garden birds?

    a) Wild Bird Seed, selecting WBS with as little maize as possible to keep pigeon and dove numbers down.
    b) Suet balls,
    c) Fruit,
    d) Peanut butter,
    e) Meal worm on occasion,
    d) Sawdust/bone meal...
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    Re: Wanted - old Canon L lenses

    You could also look at both Outdoorphoto and Kameraz secondhand websites - at least you could get some guarantee as well.
    https://kameraz.com/collections/second-hand?page=2&rb_vendor=Used+Canon...
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    Re: Used trailer choices around R100K

    Depending on tow vehicle, https://www.gumtree.co.za/a-caravans-trailers/centurion/desert-wolf-leo-off+road-trailer/1007993083840910943847809 could also be an option. I do not know the condition of...
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    Sticky: Re: Bird photo's for comment & crit

    ..and what an amazing hobby it is.. combining several hobbies also - Outdoors, traveling to new horizons, seeing so much more and could even get into your artistic side..;) and one learn more every...
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    Sticky: Re: Bird photo's for comment & crit

    Doing garden work today and decided to dig the old stuff out and to have a look at how/whether the newer editing software (I am certainly not an editing fan and do not spend more than 2 minutes...
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    Discovery 2: Re: Worth how much

    That is a very good price for a facelift model. How did the drive go? Just some comments - there are others off course.

    a) It is a heavy vehicle, and no GTI, but it should not be a donkey.
    b)...
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    Sticky: Re: Bird Identification

    I do believe this is a Cape White-eye with some pollen stains, hence the colouration in the face.
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    Re: National luna temperature probe

    And so is my 90L - still awaiting feedback but heard it would be chassis swop.
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    Re: National luna temperature probe

    Hi Bertus, which brands are still using Danfoss?
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    Re: Lockdown Birding

    https://www.4x4community.co.za/forum/images/icons/icon10.pngGifmonster, Waverley/Bergtuin teen die berg. Onthou egter, Lock Down beteken dat ons ingehok is en nie in 'n hok nie...
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    Re: fathers day fishing.

    Well done! pity about the TAXMAN! - As long as they did not bother you!
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    Re: Lockdown Birding

    ChrisA, some of the models try their best to look presentable. See attached the Southern Boubou's attempt and the Tiptol Turbo - even double checking.
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    Re: Lockdown Birding

    EHoffmann & horrace, the 2 new visitors were the Bar-throated Apalis and the Cape Rock Thrush (Male & Female).

    a) Cape Rock Thrush - Female
    b) Cape Rock Thrush - Male
    c) Bar-throated Apalis
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    Re: Lockdown Birding

    Lock Down birding was challenging to say the least. Sometimes there was nothing, other times there were plenty. Overall, I must say it was not too bad at all with a species count of 41 including 2...
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    Re: Second Battery

    Yes, no battery inside. Lithium compatible though. If one considers possibly a 20kg weight saving when lithium is used, it becomes very portable - At a price unfortunately
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    Re: Snowmaster fridges

    Dess

    You could try Johann Prinsloo also member here based in Lynnwood

    Pretoria
    Camp fridge repair
    80 Alcade Road
    Lynnwood Glen
    Pretoria
    082 903 9971
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