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  1. Jorrie

    Coms and Radios

    i have been wanting to put a communication radio in my bakkie for some time now. There are so many to choose from that i have no idee. Any inputs? Do you have something installed in your rig?
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    Some international flavor

    BILTONG: Biltong is a South African culture, not just a piece of dried meat. Biltong is South Africa an South Africa is biltong. It is an air cured meat marinated in vinegar and spices. (Similar to Amirican jerky, only better.) Many different types of meat are used ranging from beef through...
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    Trash

    Any suggestions on what to to with my trash on long trips?
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    Paint Job

    Any advice on how to treat body paint that has started to peel and diminish?
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    Light bars

    What does the law in the states say regarding light bars. In my country a new law has passed stating that a light bar may not go over the center line of the vehicle.
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    Light bars

    What does the law in the states say regarding light bars. In my country a new law has passed stating that a light bar may not go over the center line of the vehicle.
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    Repair kit

    Other than tools, is there any spare part you take with when exploring the unknown. On my last nightmare trip I had a radiator pipe burst, 2 spare wheels wasn't enough and i lost all my trailers wheel-nuts when it came off while driving.
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    International overlanding

    Have any of our brethren ever explored overseas? Would you ship your own rig over or hire a rig in the country you intend to explore?
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    International overlanding

    Have any of our brethren ever explored overseas? Would you ship your own rig over or hire a rig in the country you intend to explore?
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    West Coast South Africa

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    Diesel Engine troubles

    I drive a 3.o Turbo diesel but lately things are not running as smooth as they should. All of a a sudden the rig starts jerking in fourth gear. Its as if it is miss firing. What I find strange is its only in 4"th gear. Any one that works on diesel engines that can help a brother out? Any...
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    Camp security

    What measures do you take at camp to prevent or deter wrong doers and thieves from ruining your trip.
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    Round the world fuel prices

    For interest sake I was wondering what the difference in fuel costs and your vehicle efficiency are around the world. I am from South Africa ( We use the metric system and our currency is the South African Rand), Thus we work our price in Rands per liter, but I converted it to $ per gallon so...
  14. Jorrie

    Trail kit

    I have a thunk with kit that goes in the truck when I do a short trail. The kit includes my recovery gear, some water and snacks, a rain jacket and some work gloves. Do you carry some stuff for a quick day trip off the beaten track?
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    Rigging the Rig

    After purchasing a stock vehicle, what upgrades and mods would be first on your list to do? And why?
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    Bugs and lighting?

    I've heard somewhere that different light colors attracts less bugs. I have a real problem at my camp kitchen. Any one that can shed some light (hehe) on the subject?
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    Going nowhere slow

    We have all had that mishap were either the rig or the driver lets us down. Lets see some i'm stuck, going nowhere slow, photos.
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    Lets do a Petrol VS Diesel poll

    What do y'all drive?
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    Droewors - South Africa's Version of Beef Jerky Sausage

    Droewors is South Africa's version of beef jerky sausage, or possibly it may be the other way around considering droewors has been around since the mid 1600s. The principal for droewors and jerky is identical except for the spices used to flavor the meat. Ingredients 2Kg Rump tails 15g Salt...