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  1. Re: Vetgat Toere 2019 - The Absent Friends Toere

    Trooper, you and Charlotte traveling, I would never have guessed ;D.

    Nice words and a beautiful set of images to capture a special moment.

    Look forward to seeing more, which I feel sure will...
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    Hi Peter1949, Indeed KTP is a very special place and thanks for the kind words.

    As far as I can tell the text is the file name, I didn't do anything other than upload the clips via YouTube, their...
  3. Re: Vetgat Toere 2019 - The Absent Friends Toere

    And one last one, Jaeger Defender on a rutted, soft sand climb with an unexpected sandpit at the summit. Thanks for the warning ;D


    https://youtu.be/MZvxvxQwLPE
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    And to prove that White Walker can climb dunes here's one of Chris making it look easy:)


    https://youtu.be/XEh8MMBSyQY
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    Jaeger Defender on his second try summits The Bl&*dy large dune day 3.

    https://youtu.be/JMAY9TztaDs
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    Day 1 dune 1. The grey Nomad getting it right after 3 abortive attempts on the left route.


    https://youtu.be/3EDLFaMMAeY
  7. Re: Vetgat Toere 2019 - The Absent Friends Toere

    OK, Now the serious stuff

    White Walker messing up on a tiny little dune


    https://youtu.be/g02Pf-eRt4A
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    Dirk, if I'm transgressing the rules shoot me ;D

    Some videos to follow of the dunes and the mess, oops, exemplary manner in which various Toere(ists) made of them.

    I should say that the...
  9. Re: Vetgat Toere 2019 - The Absent Friends Toere

    and their ladies
    https://youtu.be/3eEzbgre-Xc
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    Well if the report helps then these couple of videos should just push you over the edge Cats ;D


    Rik, no, no Browne's this trip although my "friends" said that on the Friday when I was searching...
  11. Re: Vetgat Toere 2019 - The Absent Friends Toere

    And finally, the Toere comes to an end. At least for one of us, the lucky ones get to head off to Mabua.

    End of Toere images compliments of Chris. Nice shots Chris.

    I've a bunch of videos to...
  12. Re: Vetgat Toere 2019 - The Absent Friends Toere

    Vetgat Toere regret to announce a delay on trip report part 7, the final push. This due to the late arrival of pictures.

    The delay is further compounded by constrained service on our ADSL link, a...
  13. Re: Vetgat Toere 2019 - The Absent Friends Toere

    Getting there, only one more to come;D
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    Sorry folks, even by my standards I'm drawing this out.

    Life on the Wes Kus is busy, not only am I learning to be a Landy mechanic I'm also, so it seems, in an apprenticeship for agricultural...
  15. Re: Vetgat Toere 2019 - The Absent Friends Toere

    Jammer dat Pieta hoop dat dit nie die pyn van verlange om daar te wees, verhoog nie;D
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    Net vir jou Witklipbank ;D
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    Part 2 in what must be for me at least, record time. Just back from the KTP and then I get to spend a day out on Oograbies Wes servicing camera traps. I must have been a real good guy in a past life...
  18. Vetgat Toere 2019 - The Absent Friends Toere

    Northern Cape or Botswana section? Since I'm now living in the Northern Cape I guess its good to promote my new home province.

    Vetgat Toere proudly present their 2019 trip report, or at least the...
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    Re: You never know what's out there

    Right since this thread is supposedly about what's out there lets talk Brownies, Aardvarks, possible scarce rabbits and other critters for a while

    To say its been a quiet 6 months is very much an...
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    Re: You never know what's out there

    OK, so starting with the 1st pic. Some of you might have read my attempts at becoming a mechanic when after 8 years of owning a Land Rover I bit the bullet and decided to carry out my own oil change....
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    Re: You never know what's out there

    Oops looks like I have been neglecting this thread. One of the problems with retirement is that you end up doing all sorts of stuff that you never had time for when you were working 12 hour days...
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    Re: Relocating to NC Coast ?

    Hi Andrepb. If you want some ideas about life in Port Nolloth, have a look at my "you never know what's out there thread".

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    Re: Drones

    Interesting that Ai Ais Richtersveld NP is not included in the SANP list of no drone areas. Is this an error or is it because it's a contracted NP?
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    Re: N. Cape flower season

    just my luck, not there this weekend . Looking very nice 😁👍
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    Re: You never know what's out there

    Busy couple of weeks that included two weekend trips to Skilpad. Managed to drive some previously undriven roads searching for the shortest least corrugated route. First weekend drove Port Nolloth to...
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    Re: Route advice

    Hi Frans90

    some updated info. I drove from Skilpad via Soebatsfontein and Wildepardehoek
    pass yesterday and have to say the corrugations on the route were some of the worst I've encountered for...
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    Re: N. Cape flower season

    Ha Ha. Maybe flower poachers was the wrong term. They were collecting succulents;D
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    Re: N. Cape flower season

    Another weekend at Skilpad with SANP HR. 19mm of rain fell in the area on Tuesday and more is expected this week. Flowers are starting to show but not "wall to wall colours" yet. Still early days but...
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    Re: N. Cape flower season

    Hi Paul

    I was at Skilpad this past weekend. Weather station there said they had 28 mm of rain on the Tuesday. There was still surface water in places along the road from Koingnaas to...
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    Re: Road Trip, Mountain passes and SAN Parks

    Hi Danman67. I was at Skilpad this weekend.

    From Port Nolloth there's 3 or 4 options. The shortest is Via Kleinsee, Koingnaas, Soebatsfontein and then into Skilpad via the 4x4 route gate. Problem...
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    Re: You never know what's out there

    And that as they say in the movies is a wrap.

    Just back from my follow up trip to Bakers Bay and this time including Elizabeth Bay AND Bogenfels rock arch. Yes, found it but not because I can...
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    Re: Route advice

    Hi Frans 90, I drove Wilderperde last year in my 110. Didn't see it as a particularly tough drive, and don't recall any tight turns. I suspect you should be fine. I'm also doing SANP HR duty in...
  33. Re: How long does it take you to complete an oil change on a TD5 Defender

    Thanks Estee, I've printed that and it's now hanging proudly in my garage or should that be workshop ?;D

    Hi Paul#25, thanks for the kind offer. I think I have the right tool for the viscous fan so...
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    Re: Must-read new book on the Kaokoveld

    Thanks Tony for the post and Stan for pointing me to Amazon for the Kindle version. Will make for interesting reading while waiting for the Brownies to turn up at Bakers Bay next week ;D
  35. Re: How long does it take you to complete an oil change on a TD5 Defender

    Hi Jackb, nice to see "Raine" looking so good and in her natural environment and yes you are quiet safe, I never lifted a spanner in anger when she was mine :)

    Very happy to say that after a day...
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