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    Re: Nissan Np 300 tour vehicle

    I started 2020 off buying a 2nd hand Camper based on the NP300 4X4 2.5 with approx 160 000km on the odo.

    Our plan is to use the Nissan for touring bed is always made, coffee can be made while...
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    Re: Cab to camper access

    I spoke to Allan today - he is the right man for our camper job.
    It will be very difficult not to go overboard with up-grades/changes and over-capitalize the camper.
    I first wanted to do the job...
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    Re: Cab to camper access

    Thank you James, I already contacted him and he said that he doesn't work on our type of camper.
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    Re: Cab to camper access

    Thank you Mike. Much appreciated.

    That is exactly what I had in mind. Talking to him will be my next stop.
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    Re: Cab to camper access

    Thank you guys. I will research each suggestion.

    Pete, it makes sense, I might come back to you when I start the project.
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    Cab to camper access

    Hope somebody on the Forum can assist me.

    I recently bought a secondhand Nissan NP300 with a camper body.
    We would like to have access from the cab to the camper.
    We have seen photos of two...
  7. Re: Gauteng East Monthly G2G Braai Thursday 6th Feb 2020

    Oom Johan, who are you calling old ???

    My apologies, we can't make it tonight.
    Do enjoy your evening, people.
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    Re: Gauteng-a-leng GTG

    Sounds good.
    Danie and Ankie tentatively in.
  9. Re: Media Releases - South Africa and Australia

    Heinz, all the best with this new endeavour!
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    Re: New member with a problem!

    I am not that familiar with the WJ, but my guess would be that the joint problem might be overloading a suspension lift (bigger angle it operates under) combined with bigger tyres will contribute...
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    Re: Expired vehicle license in Namibia

    Situations like this happen, but I can't imagine not doing a pre-trip inspection on all the documentation as well as inspection of the vehicle and trailer itself before embarking on any long-distance...
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    Re: Habituated wild animals

    The human race will never learn. https://youtu.be/Dd84NDKL668
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    Re: Habituated wild animals

    Agree with all of the above. I do not agree with your nr 1.

    Please allow me to say that in a way I find that most of the suggested actions are a bit over the top. The pendulum is in danger of...
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    Re: Habituated wild animals

    I have never been to East Africa and cannot comment on the behaviour of the wild animals there.
    Contact with the Mabua lions is my experience with habituated, out-of-control and dangerous wild...
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    Re: Indicator chime when towing?

    I had the same problem with my Jeep Wrangler when towing my trailer with LED lights.
    Solved the problem by fitting additional indicators with normal globes on the sides of the trailer nose cone.
    ...
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    Re: Have trailer manufacturers lost the plot?

    For years we preferred to camp minimalistic in remote areas with a ground tent and later our RTT - definitely never felt the need for a trailer.

    A few years ago we were joined by friends who, at...
  17. Re: Botswana November 2018: Of heat and dust and life and death

    Anne , thank you for your trip report.
    Thoroughly enjoyed reading about your experiences.

    Tsaa is one of our favourite camping spots.

    Eagerly awaiting your next installment!
  18. Re: Padtoestand tussen bela bela en zebula lodge

    Teerpad al die pad. Redelike goeie toestand.
  19. Re: Outing - Mini Overland tour, with a trail at the end. (Soft Roaders Welcome)

    Big thank you to everybody, especially Andrew for all the arrangements.
    It was a great weekend with a great crowd!
  20. Re: Outing - Mini Overland tour, with a trail at the end. (Soft Roaders Welcome)

    Won't be able to get away from work before 13h00.
    Looking forward to the weekend :)
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    Re: Pekaneut bome

    Hulle verloor hulle blare in die winter en is nie rypgevoelig nie. Jong boompies se wortels moet net nie uitdroog in die winter nie, want dan vrek hy. Te veel water laat egter hulle stam bars omdat...
  22. Re: Gauteng East Monthly G2G Braai Thursday 07 June 2018

    Ons sal julle daar sien!
  23. Re: Outing - Mini Overland tour, with a trail at the end. (Soft Roaders Welcome)

    Two adult peoples :)
  24. Re: Outing - Mini Overland tour, with a trail at the end. (Soft Roaders Welcome)

    Count us in!
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    Re: Looking for a 2nd hand 36dcd weber

    Suppose you won't be interested in a 28/36 then.
    I have one of those if you are interested, but it needs a good clean as it wasn't used in 30 years. Came from a later model (twin inlet) 1600 VW...
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    Re: Metalian Mini trailer tips + modifications

    Pm sent
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    Sticky: Re: Gauteng Member Sightings

    Spotted outside Builders at Woodlands.

    It was nice to meet you, thanks for the quick chat. :)
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    Re: Stileto Snake

    Thank you for the explanation. Have often wondered about those side swiping teeth.
  29. Thread: Please ID

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    Re: Please ID

    It would not be a bad idea to maybe attend a snake handling course presented by Johan Marais.
    Information for courses can also be found on the African Snakebite Institute website and Facebook...
  30. Thread: Please ID

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    Re: Please ID

    Snake removal list. Handy list to have:
    ...
  31. Thread: Please ID

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    Re: Please ID

    Scientific name: Naja annulifera

    Snouted cobra. Highly venomous.
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    Re: Leopard Incident- Matopi

    Fencing off a campsite won't help. As already stated earlier, even the fenced camps in the Kruger have their leopards.
    If a leopard really wants to get you, there is nothing that is going to stop...
  33. Poll: How do you split the driving time/responsibility?

    I do all the driving.

    Since our daughter got her drivers licence she has a tendency to ban me to the back seat of the car when in game parks.
    Must admit that I love the extra space, being very...
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    Re: What do people say about your Wrangler?

    Strongly disagree.
    Have been overlanding with my Wrangler for eight years now.
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    Re: What do people say about your Wrangler?

    Eight years ago there were not too many Wranglers on the road with an aux fuel tank.

    Each time I filled up, there would come a time that the petrol attendant would start squirming and looking...
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