SOLD! 2017 Hiker Extreme Offroad Trailer 5x9
Location: Cary, NC, USA (Cannot ship)
Description: Offroad square drop trailer, with tons of accessories.
All the details are here: https://www.darksideoverland.com/hiker-extreme-offroad-5x9
Finally picked up our 5x9 Offroad from Hiker at the Overland Expo east on October 1st. It was a demo at the show for Wes Henry, the owner of the Indiana arm of Hiker Trailers. Below is a photo from when we just picked it up to head home. This thread will track the build and some fun along the way.
I purchased this bike about a year ago, but never get the chance to use it. The miles are real, as the woman I purchased it from had it sitting in a garage for 15 years. It is a 2-stroke engine and will require oil and gas. It does have the oil injector, but I use premix as it runs rich on oil...
Just wanted to put this out there, not to debate the pros/cons of being disconnected from the world, but accidents do happen. In the spirit of being prepared, what communications methods do you use when overlanding/camping?
I use the following:
Icom ID-5100a dual band ham radio (call sign...