Search Results - 4x4 Community Forum





Search:

Type: Posts; User: MrTolbos; Keyword(s):

Page 1 of 29 1 2 3 4

Search: Search took 0.02 seconds.

  1. Replies
    21
    Views
    1,582

    Re: Topargee bluetooth water meter

    Not sure what you mean with close by the pump? It can be connected anywhere between the tank, pump, tap, or even on the outlet of the tap.
  2. Replies
    21
    Views
    1,582

    Re: Topargee bluetooth water meter

    My apologies if this is unnecessary, but we find this to be very useful, albeit not Bluetooth:

    Gardena water flow/consumption meter:
    ...
  3. Re: Help me travel - Rustenburg, to Tankwa, Tankwa to Storms Rivier

    We never found them threatening at Tankwa, more of a nuisance. But that was a year ago, and it was incredibly dry, so then they get desperate for food and water.

    Never had any issues at Storms,...
  4. Replies
    2,097
    Views
    329,916

    Sticky: Bird photo's for comment & crit

    Thread is quiet, seems like everyone is out and about taking photos!

    Itís been months since I had my camera in my hands, so it was good to get out this weekend. Took these at Oyster Bay:
    ...
  5. Help me travel - Rustenburg, to Tankwa, Tankwa to Storms Rivier

    Totally off topic, but I think itís worth mentioning: we were at Perdekloof Dec 2019, site #1. The first day the water was perfect, then the second day it was fuming with sulfur smelling gas and...
  6. Replies
    7,481
    Views
    1,845,478

    Re: Bush Lapa mods

    Normally the shureflo pumps come with rubber feet already?
    This accumulator / expansion tank work great for us, especially when using the misting system on warm days:
    ...
  7. Replies
    29
    Views
    3,810

    Fortune Vs Hilux for Overlanding

    We previously had a FJ Cruiser with which we did a 4 week trip through Botswana. It took some very well planning, but was entirely possible. Since then we traded the FJ in for a hilux, and for...
  8. Replies
    92
    Views
    21,233

    Re: Ammo box, it is a good option

    No problem, I used an angle grinder, with a regular cutting disk.
  9. Replies
    114
    Views
    11,406

    Landscapes and things

    Took this some time ago on my way to work. I miss those mornings driving along the ocean for 15min each morning

    https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20200831/c80d17d4372aedb324b1de783add2d81.jpg
  10. Replies
    59
    Views
    29,078

    Re: Bundutec rooftop tent

    I fit a SolarWorld 290W monocrystalline which is a German made panel, for R3300. If you have the space then why not? It will start charging earlier due to the higher Volt output, and better during...
  11. Replies
    52
    Views
    7,652

    Re: Solar system for off grid camping

    Have you tested your fridge on the load output of the mppt? Those mpptís are not happy with some fridges. I can connect my newer 32L engel, but not my older 60L engel. The mppt is not happy with a...
  12. Replies
    1,931
    Views
    902,190

    Sticky: Re: Toyota Pictures

    Missing the FJ! [emoji24]

    https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20200827/dd82bf5d8018d1e190e1786ac83489c3.jpg

    https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20200827/b6cbfd6cf60c9a3061d16c07a19ea6dc.jpg
    ...
  13. Replies
    16
    Views
    995

    Re: Oblong, angled light for a canopy

    We did exactly the same. Iím paranoid with bothering my neighbors with my lights, so adding them just above the lip of the door works like a charm. Here you can see the face of the person on the left...
  14. Replies
    2,097
    Views
    329,916

    Sticky: Re: Bird photo's for comment & crit

    I foresee a west coast vacation on the cards, SOON :) thanks!
  15. Replies
    2,097
    Views
    329,916

    Sticky: Re: Bird photo's for comment & crit

    Wow, stunning! Mind sharing the location?
  16. Replies
    2,097
    Views
    329,916

    Sticky: Re: Bird photo's for comment & crit

    Iím always the one that doesnít see the Knysna Turaco in the few milliseconds when it makes itís appearance, but I was now spoiled by one all weekend long. Unfortunately it was across the river, so...
  17. Replies
    26
    Views
    4,476

    Re: Road condition: Baviaanskloof

    Stopped at the Komdomo office yesterday - they are still closed for camping/day visitors, only allowed to drive through the reserve. Also no indication yet when they will open for camping
  18. Replies
    63
    Views
    16,790

    Sticky: Re: Baviaans Kloof and Kouga Route Road Conditions

    Stopped at the Komdomo office yesterday - they are still closed for camping/day visitors, only allowed to drive through the reserve. Also no indication yet when they will open for camping
  19. Replies
    21
    Views
    3,162

    Re: Baviaans Reserve now open 01/07/2020

    Stopped at the Komdomo office yesterday - they are still closed for camping/day visitors, only allowed to drive through the reserve. Also no indication yet when they will open.
  20. Replies
    19
    Views
    3,224

    Re: Stofpad4x4: Products for the Hilux Revo

    Albei asseblief
  21. Replies
    19
    Views
    3,224

    Re: Stofpad4x4: Products for the Hilux Revo

    Kan julle al prys en gewig bevestig? Lyk baie netjies
  22. Replies
    9
    Views
    1,288

    Re: Xtrail T31 2012 DIY drawer system

    Welkom Andre! Ek besef nou eers jy het hier ingesluip. Jou projek lyk baie netjies sover. Ons moet gaan kamp sodat jy dit wat jy nou het kan toets, dit wys jou die vinnigste wat jy waar/hoe moet...
  23. Replies
    2,097
    Views
    329,916

    Sticky: Re: Bird photo's for comment & crit

    Iíve been hearing a bird call for weeks now that sounds more like a Cape Bulbul than anything else. Havenít been able to spot it since itís mostly sitting in the neighborís tree. Finally spotted it...
  24. Replies
    89
    Views
    8,758

    Re: Victron only - Hilux Aux Batt setup change

    Youíre not going to be sorry, very nice piece of kit! Enjoy the testing
  25. Replies
    89
    Views
    8,758

    Re: Victron only - Hilux Aux Batt setup change

    You cannot use the steca or NL battery monitor (or any equipment that measure volts only) for SOC readings on your fancy LiFeP04 battery. The discharge curve of the LiFeP04 is almost completely flat,...
  26. Replies
    32
    Views
    2,358

    Re: Drawer system in SUV

    Personally I think thereís few systems thatís really optimized for space. Usually thereís a lot of space wasted around the fridge because they design it for an average size fridge, and not for a...
  27. Replies
    9
    Views
    675

    Re: Hilux Driver Air Bag recall

    Nothing showing up for my 2018 hilux in the Ďcheck campaigní section in the Toyota app, but thatís not to say thereís non
  28. Replies
    3,055
    Views
    580,508

    Sticky: Re: Nature Photo's for Comments & Criticism

    How much did you pay him to pose like that? ;) Thatís a wonderful sighting in Addo, Iíve never seen any action like that here! Properly jealous ;)
  29. Replies
    43
    Views
    4,539

    Re: Resting place for big lens during safari

    During lockdown I revamped our system also and added a place for the binoculars. Iím really happy with the result and preliminary testing:
    ...
  30. Replies
    89
    Views
    8,758

    Re: Victron only - Hilux Aux Batt setup change

    Hmm, thatís interesting. Havenít come upon that yet. I wonder if that would also work for a pairing between orion and SmartSolar. I donít understand why theyíve not added VE.smart to the orion, itís...
  31. Replies
    89
    Views
    8,758

    Victron only - Hilux Aux Batt setup change

    Iím pretty sure they cannot talk to each other (no comm port and no VE.smart connectivity) but they can be connected in parallel according to victronís website. But then Iím sure you will have them...
  32. Replies
    3,055
    Views
    580,508

    Sticky: Nature Photo's for Comments & Criticism

    Thanks to all, I wasnít really expecting the elephant photo to be such a hit. The day I took the photos wasnít as exciting as we hoped (we were driving in a convoy in a private game reserve, barely...
  33. Replies
    3,055
    Views
    580,508

    Sticky: Re: Nature Photos for Comments & Criticism

    580316

    580317

    580318

    580319

    580320
  34. Replies
    89
    Views
    8,758

    Re: Victron only - Hilux Aux Batt setup change

    But not all fridges have the low voltage cut out feature, and fridges are not the only load on the battery. Yes technically the BP is not essential, but in the long run it will definitely save you...
  35. Replies
    89
    Views
    8,758

    Re: Victron only - Hilux Aux Batt setup change

    The #1 thing I always recommend to install is the victron battery protect unit. It is golden.

    The second thing I would highly recommend is the BMV712, then you know exactly how much charge you...
Results 1 to 35 of 999
Page 1 of 29 1 2 3 4