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    Re: Cape Town to Victoria Falls - December

    I would rather recommend the Ramotswa/Swartfontein border post. Much quieter and easier than Ramatlhabama
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    Re: Cape Town to Victoria Falls - December

    I spoke to my friend from Vic falls over the weekend. Fuel and diesel was still available at about 60 US cents per litre.
    Instead of the Vic falls rest camp, I would recommend the Shearwaters...
  3. Re: Kariba Ferry - Mlibizi to Vic Falls airport

    Hi Eve

    From Mlibizi to Vic Falls airport is about 200km so should take you in the region of 2.5 to 3 hours. This is because of bad pothole roads up to cross roads.
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    portable battery box

    Somewhere on the forum I read that when you have a battery box with a solar controller (pwm or mppt) and solar panels, you must first connect the controller to the battery before connecting the...
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    Re: Carport Installers

    I am building a carport with panels as roof sheeting.
    Basic pole columns with lip channel beams and unistruts to hold the panels together firmly.
    Its better to not put anything under the panels as...
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    fresh water fishing shop

    Where in Cape Town can one do a one-stop shop for fresh water fishing equipment that meets the following:

    Wide variety of equipment
    Best prices
    Good service
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    Re: Solar panels, Inverter, Batteries options

    What system do you have?
    I am looking more for advise on what makes and types of panels, inverter and batteries to look out for.
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    Solar panels, Inverter, Batteries options

    I am in the process of designing my hybrid solar system for my house in Zimbabwe.
    I will be buying the whole system here in Cape Town.

    I need advise on what panels, inverter and batteries to look...
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    Re: Inverter for laptop charging

    Please keep us updated as to what/where/for how much you purchased.
    I am looking for the same setup.
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    Re: solar charge controller / solar regulator

    Sorry thought you were referring to the watt of the inverter.
    Just plan on powering a 90l NL fridge, some led lights and 12V appliances (fan etc.) and running a trolling motor on my boat.
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    Re: solar charge controller / solar regulator

    Probably 1 panel, max 2 and maybe 600W?

    Still fine?
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    Re: solar charge controller / solar regulator

    Its for camping purposes only. I would also want to add a small inverter to run a laptop at times. Would the regulator still do the job?
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    solar charge controller / solar regulator

    Hi all

    Can anyone enlighten me as to what the difference is between a solar charge controller and a solar regulator.
    I want to build a battery box with solar charging capabilities. Which one...
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    Diy portable solar battery box

    Is there a thread of how one can build your own portable solar powered back up battery power supply for use at camping or on the boat?
    mainly to use for some lights, fan, fridge, charging phones and...
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    Re: Zimbabwe national parks fees

    The best would be to contact them and get first hand information.
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    Zimbabwe national parks fees

    ZIMBABWE NATIONAL PARKS FEES


    BOOKINGS: Reservations for ZimParks facilities are opened one year in advance to all clients, including Zimbabwe residents.
    Clients are treated on a first come...
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    Re: Info on Kariba

    Currently not very good. And the very dry season hasn't kicked off yet so could get a lot worse.


    http://www.zambezira.org/hydrology/lake-levels
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    Re: outdoor-fishing-rod-light

    Where are they situated? I can't seem to locate them on the web.
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    Re: Wood Fire Pizza

    Meduim Pizza Oven:
    Price: R11 990
    Delivery: to be quoted on order.

    Specifications:
    Sizing: 920W x 520L

    Weight: 82kilos, chimney is 5kilos (Chimney alteration available...
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    Wood Fire Pizza

    Hi, has anyone bought one of these ovens and if so what are the reviews, pros and cons.
    ...
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    Re: outdoor-fishing-rod-light

    Where did you source yours?
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    outdoor-fishing-rod-light

    Has anyone used one of these whether camping, fishing or for other purposes?
    Are they worth getting and if so are there any other suppliers that sell them?

    Looking for one that has a longer rod...
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    BlueNova Impi Solar Power Station

    I have been looking at installing a couple of these IMPI's as an off-grid option at my property in the bundus.

    Has anyone used these before or have first hand information. What are the pro's and...
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    Re: Verblyf in Zimbabwe (Harare)

    Sunshine guest house. I have stayed there and was very good.
    https://www.tripadvisor.co.za/Hotel_Review-g293760-d2205578-Reviews-Sunshine_Guest_House-Harare_Harare_Province.html

    Or

    Sunbird B&B...
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    Diesel generator

    I am busy servicing my old diesel generator.
    The fuel tank is full of sediment and the filter clogged up badly.
    What can I pour into the tank to clean it out effectively.
    I have emptied out the...
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    Re: Al-Ko Corner Steadies

    Check at Ardendorf. Not the same but maybe an alternative. They are in Centurion

    https://www.adendorff.co.za/?post_type=product&s=TRAILER
  27. Re: Itinerary and river beds advice request from lone first-timer on bike

    Maybe get better advise from this forum below
    http://www.wilddog.za.net/forum/
  28. Re: Help please with Botswana & Zimbabwe Itinerary May/June 2020

    Hi Debk

    The only comment I can advise on is that Kazangula crossing is not that bad as long as you get the timing right.
    Usually the morning is when all the tourists and the day visitors cross to...
  29. Re: Help please with Botswana & Zimbabwe Itinerary May/June 2020

    Hi Debk

    For your stay at Victoria Falls, I would recommend Explorers Village. I have stayed there a few times and must say that it is better than the Victoria fall Rest camp....
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    Re: Shuttle Kasane to Victoria Falls

    Contact Fortune at Forche tours and travel
    http://forchetravel.com/
  31. fibreglass / ripstop canvas canopy required

    I will be buying a 1 tonner workhorse soon and will need a canopy (fibreglass or canvas type) made. I would also require a load frame above the canopy for transporting ladders, pipes, sheeting etc....
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    bike maintenance handbook

    I'm looking for a very well illustrated bike maintenance and repair book.
    Moving to Zim so will need to do all my own services etc. on our MTB's

    Any suggestions what book to look for or if anyone...
  33. Re: Selling a vehicle privately - any fraud/scam experiences?

    Have you advertised your Isuzu here on this forum?......probably the safest place to do it.
    I'm looking for a bakkie. So if it fits my requirements then maybe.
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    Looking for a workhorse

    I am currently looking for a secondhand workhorse with the following criteria.



    single cab or extra cab
    large load bin and lwb
    diesel or petrol as long as its not too thirsty
    reliable...
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    Re: WARTHOG - I introduce to you!

    I Like.....starting price?
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