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  Topic: Advice on getting into the Bungle Bungles in WA
Darjak

Replies: 7
Views: 8139

PostForum: GENERAL DISCUSSION   Posted: Wed May 05, 2021 1:43 pm   Subject: Advice on getting into the Bungle Bungles in WA
Almeister X2 don’t see how they can justify, but it’s always been like that.

I&S answer to your comment on the Kalumburu road, it has some Rockshelves and no grader can fix these, just have ...
  Topic: Duke of Earl Caravan Park
Darjak

Replies: 6
Views: 7021

PostForum: GENERAL DISCUSSION   Posted: Sat Feb 27, 2021 8:49 pm   Subject: Duke of Earl Caravan Park
While in going to Hayden just north of Kwolyin west of Bruce Rock
you’ll find Kokerbin Rock, third largest monolith has got mini Eyres, Devil’s Marbles and Wave Rock all in one.
Used to be able ...
  Topic: Caravan dust pressure systems
Darjak

Replies: 9
Views: 9761

PostForum: GENERAL DISCUSSION   Posted: Tue Feb 09, 2021 9:12 pm   Subject: Dust in van
Terryf
We have been full time travelling in van with tinnie on top since 2007.
It sounds like your problem might be sealant in the wheel arch on top of the subframe happen to us, do the foam in th ...
  Topic: Load Sharing Suspension
Darjak

Replies: 11
Views: 11672

PostForum: GENERAL DISCUSSION   Posted: Sat Dec 12, 2020 11:40 am   Subject: Load share suspension
Bullfrog
BT is right. It all depends on how many ks you have done and
how often you use your van as it takes time to run it in.

Darjak
  Topic: Coolmatic 190 door shelves
Darjak

Replies: 10
Views: 12739

PostForum: GENERAL DISCUSSION   Posted: Fri Nov 27, 2020 12:54 pm   Subject: Fridge
I remember using aluminium angles and Strips to repair mine.
Just a bit of advice if on corrugated roads take all the heavy items
out of shelves.
Even the Isotherm door shelves are susceptible no ...
  Topic: Interior floor mats
Darjak

Replies: 9
Views: 12523

PostForum: GENERAL DISCUSSION   Posted: Tue Aug 04, 2020 7:48 pm   Subject: Interior floor mats
Bufjog
Good marine carpet, put our in in ‘07 has had no effect on
vinyl floor. Did it in three pieces and used 50mm Velcro under
joints. Vacuum or just hose off when required.
It also makes it ...
  Topic: FUN COMPETITION: WHAT BUSHTRACKER HAS DONE THE MOST MILES
Darjak

Replies: 13
Views: 50354

PostForum: SO...WHAT MAKES BUSHTRACKER THE BEST?   Posted: Fri Jun 05, 2020 7:20 pm   Subject: FUN COMPETITION: WHAT BUSHTRACKER HAS DONE THE MOST MILES
Jacki & I took delivery of 19’ van 11/05, became full timers 2/07. Have not long ago retired the HDJ100 (385000ks), went and bought a RAM it’s only got 5000ks due to covid19 shut down.
Van w ...
  Topic: Merry Christmas!!
Darjak

Replies: 6
Views: 10297

PostForum: GENERAL DISCUSSION   Posted: Sat Dec 21, 2019 12:58 pm   Subject: Merry Christmas!!
Hope all have a Merry Christmas
and a Happy New Year
  Topic: Landcruiser alloys on the van?
Darjak

Replies: 9
Views: 14131

PostForum: GENERAL DISCUSSION   Posted: Tue Oct 08, 2019 3:06 pm   Subject: Landcruiser alloys on the van?
To answer everyone's question on spacers,
Yes they are legal mine were put on at time of manufacture by BT.
As far as I know were supplied by Simplicity.
Roachie has hit the nail on the head (red l ...
  Topic: Landcruiser alloys on the van?
Darjak

Replies: 9
Views: 14131

PostForum: GENERAL DISCUSSION   Posted: Sat Sep 14, 2019 8:21 pm   Subject: Landcruiser alloys on the van?
I have had the spacers on my van since 2005
not a problem, because of wanting to have all
tyres and rims interchangeable as yourself.

Darjak
  Topic: Ibis aircon
Darjak

Replies: 2
Views: 6740

PostForum: GENERAL DISCUSSION   Posted: Fri Sep 13, 2019 11:10 am   Subject: Ibis aircon
Just an easy question, can the new Ibis 4 aircon be run off an
older model Honda 2 generator or would I have to upgrade it to
a newer model.

Darjak
  Topic: Dinghy & Trailer
Darjak

Replies: 11
Views: 17342

PostForum: GENERAL DISCUSSION   Posted: Sat Sep 07, 2019 1:27 pm   Subject: Dinghy & Trailer
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  Topic: How to send multiple photos
Darjak

Replies: 2
Views: 6877

PostForum: GENERAL DISCUSSION   Posted: Sat Sep 07, 2019 12:19 pm   Subject: How to send multiple photos
Thanks Mick & Vickie, I'm not very techie.

Darjak
  Topic: How to send multiple photos
Darjak

Replies: 2
Views: 6877

PostForum: GENERAL DISCUSSION   Posted: Thu Sep 05, 2019 10:10 am   Subject: How to send multiple photos
How do you send multiple photos to forum from IPad as I only seem to be able to send one.

Darjak
  Topic: Dinghy & Trailer
Darjak

Replies: 11
Views: 17342

PostForum: GENERAL DISCUSSION   Posted: Sat Aug 31, 2019 4:05 pm   Subject: Dinghy & Trailer
Fuel will most probably be about 1L/100 that's what my works out at.
My setup is not standard, 3.6mtr custom built Blue Fin (standard width is 1640mm)and 18hp Tohatsu which is the same size and weigh ...
  Topic: 2018 MegaCab Longhorn 3500 Ram, and NEWS from SCD
Darjak

Replies: 19
Views: 32982

PostForum: Tips on TOW VEHICLES   Posted: Fri Apr 12, 2019 9:51 am   Subject: 2018 MegaCab Longhorn 3500 Ram, and NEWS from SCD
Rob if you have a look at the specs for the 2019 / 3500 new motor Better
HP and Torque you shouldn't have to worry about the lower ratio diff.
I order a 2019/2500 Limited thru SCD am awaiting delive ...
  Topic: Shower mirror
Darjak

Replies: 5
Views: 13851

PostForum: GENERAL DISCUSSION   Posted: Sat Aug 04, 2018 3:43 pm   Subject: Shower mirror
Thank you everyone will go Stephen's way, have already order tiles.

Darjak
  Topic: Shower mirror
Darjak

Replies: 5
Views: 13851

PostForum: GENERAL DISCUSSION   Posted: Mon Jul 30, 2018 3:59 pm   Subject: Shower mirror
My BT is 2005 model with combined shower/toilet.
Am wanting to put a mirror in the Waterproof door,
having difficulty find someone who knows how to get
the door apart to do this.
I'm staying in B ...
  Topic: Living in a Bushtracker?
Darjak

Replies: 6
Views: 14465

PostForum: GENERAL DISCUSSION   Posted: Sun Feb 25, 2018 7:47 am   Subject: Living in a Bushtracker?
We have been fulltime since '06 are still happy with our decision to do so and have no inkling of coming off the road in the near future.
The main thing is you have to give each other space when as w ...
  Topic: DISCO 3 & BUSHTRACKER ATTACK on "BIG RED" PICT
Darjak

Replies: 12
Views: 32939

PostForum: GENERAL DISCUSSION   Posted: Mon Apr 03, 2017 8:07 pm   Subject: DISCO 3 & BUSHTRACKER ATTACK on "BIG RED" PICT
Could try giving MtDare a ring have had van (19') thru that way about 7yrs ago.

Darrell
  Topic: 1800 watt inverter
Darjak

Replies: 13
Views: 27244

PostForum: GENERAL DISCUSSION   Posted: Wed Mar 01, 2017 2:06 pm   Subject: 1800 watt inverter
Barrie
Depends on what battery system you are having put in your van. I originally had Xantrex 1800w, recently replaced with ePower 1120x, 2000w,IMHO find it to be a better unit.

Darrell
  Topic: 1800 watt inverter
Darjak

Replies: 13
Views: 27244

PostForum: GENERAL DISCUSSION   Posted: Wed Mar 01, 2017 2:05 pm   Subject: 1800 watt inverter
Barrie
Depends on what battery system you are having put in your van. I originally had Xantrex 1800w, recently replaced with ePower 1120x, 2000w,IMHO find it to be a better unit.

Darrell
  Topic: Lithium jump starter packs??
Darjak

Replies: 19
Views: 40582

PostForum: GENERAL DISCUSSION   Posted: Mon Feb 13, 2017 3:28 pm   Subject: Lithium jump starter packs??
If you have a Redarc isolator for your deepcycle battery in vechile, all that is needed is a bypass wire on the isolator run back to a press button switch mounted in dash and hey presto no need for an ...
  Topic: Lithium jump starter packs??
Darjak

Replies: 19
Views: 40582

PostForum: GENERAL DISCUSSION   Posted: Mon Feb 13, 2017 2:12 pm   Subject: Lithium jump starter packs??
If you have a Redarc isolator for your deepcycle battery in vechile, all that is needed is a bypass wire on the isolator run back to a press button switch mounted in dash and hey presto no need for an ...
  Topic: How long will this journey take from Birdsville to Marla?
Darjak

Replies: 7
Views: 19737

PostForum: GENERAL DISCUSSION   Posted: Tue Aug 09, 2016 5:01 pm   Subject: Birdsville
The Birdsville Track isn't a track anymore it's nearly a Hwy. If you wan't to see everything about 3days or if not dawdling comfortably 2 days.
We went thru there beginning April this year and road ...
  Topic: Victoria Highlands
Darjak

Replies: 4
Views: 25575

PostForum: TRAVEL LOGS AND BUSHTRACKERS IN ACTION PICTURE GALLERY   Posted: Sun May 22, 2016 10:39 am   Subject: Victorian highlands
We camped at Sheepyards Flat near Mansfield and did day drives from there end up doing all tracks including The Staircase.
You can get a free mud map from Mansfield Info centre covering most of the ...
  Topic: Victoria Highlands
Darjak

Replies: 4
Views: 25575

PostForum: TRAVEL LOGS AND BUSHTRACKERS IN ACTION PICTURE GALLERY   Posted: Sun May 22, 2016 10:38 am   Subject: Victorian highlands
We camped at Sheepyards Flat near Mansfield and did day drives from there end up doing all tracks including The Staircase.
You can get a free mud map from Mansfield Info centre covering most of the ...
  Topic: Who is currently on the Road?
Darjak

Replies: 70
Views: 149960

PostForum: TRAVEL LOGS AND BUSHTRACKERS IN ACTION PICTURE GALLERY   Posted: Tue May 03, 2016 9:04 pm   Subject: Who is currently on the road
Grumpy

Born and breed Qeenslander, have a daughter who lives in Thomsons Road so the spelling comes natural. Am a bit computer illiterate,but all posts on this site come up as that date so if some ...
  Topic: Who is currently on the Road?
Darjak

Replies: 70
Views: 149960

PostForum: TRAVEL LOGS AND BUSHTRACKERS IN ACTION PICTURE GALLERY   Posted: Sun May 01, 2016 9:12 pm   Subject: Who is currently on the Road?
It's hard to say where everyone is at exactly what date when all posted responses are 27/3/08.
Spent Christmas '15 at Port Julia then Bluff's Beach onto Port Gibbon till 5/4/16. Left then to Iron Kn ...
  Topic: Carrying a generator
Darjak

Replies: 19
Views: 41700

PostForum: GENERAL DISCUSSION   Posted: Tue Jan 12, 2016 7:37 pm   Subject: Generator
Grumpy

I'm in SA at the moment 12/1 temp 37c at 7.30pm on Yorke you just might need it to run aircon, only ever run my air over about 37c just a taaaad too hot for comfit, It's better to have one ...
  Topic: Wheel alignment
Darjak

Replies: 7
Views: 20668

PostForum: GENERAL DISCUSSION   Posted: Sat Jan 09, 2016 7:39 pm   Subject: Wheel alignment
Just a thought check to make sure the adjuster on the top of the bolt hasn't come adrift. I had to replace one of mine.

Darrell
  Topic: Towing with a 79 series Landcruiser
Darjak

Replies: 35
Views: 110540

PostForum: Tips on TOW VEHICLES   Posted: Thu Dec 03, 2015 7:30 pm   Subject: Towing
You could give Marks 4WD in Melbourne a call about his 6speed Auto conversion to suit 1Vd-FTE 76,78 & 79 Series with Tow Hual & engine braking. Transmission rated 1200nm of torque with a GVM 6 ...
  Topic: MAJOR NEWS for Towing in Australia
Darjak

Replies: 23
Views: 54190

PostForum: GENERAL DISCUSSION   Posted: Sun Apr 19, 2015 10:03 am   Subject: Major towing
Talking about 200series the brother in law just spent $11,000 on his '08 that has only done 100'ks. His went into limp mode out west, and as everyone says TOYOTA you can get them fix anywhere BULL ...
  Topic: Dometic A&E 9000 manual roll-out awning
Darjak

Replies: 12
Views: 28427

PostForum: GENERAL DISCUSSION   Posted: Fri Dec 12, 2014 1:43 pm   Subject: Dometic awnin
I have a 9000 use tarp clips (from Bunnings) one each end tied to the tie down ropes with string and two in middle.
When it flaps in the wind it will end up splitting both ends of the flap then you'l ...
  Topic: R&D ON THE NEW DODGE RAM ADBLUE CUMMINS DIESEL
Darjak

Replies: 99
Views: 319046

PostForum: Tips on TOW VEHICLES   Posted: Fri Aug 15, 2014 11:31 am   Subject: Dodge
Steve just one question does SCD do the same French stitching on the dash as original.

Darrell
  Topic: Tug motor maintenance - Flushing a diesel donk
Darjak

Replies: 9
Views: 22492

PostForum: GENERAL DISCUSSION   Posted: Thu Jul 24, 2014 7:13 pm   Subject: Engine flush
Ian
From memory you have got a Toyata.I do my own every 40000ks if you are after more info on which is the best product to use go on the net to LCOOL.
There are various products available on the mar ...
  Topic: Crossing the Tanami June 2014
Darjak

Replies: 15
Views: 43098

PostForum: GENERAL DISCUSSION   Posted: Wed May 14, 2014 10:13 am   Subject: Tanami
Bill
The Buntine Hwy from Kalkariindi to the WA border is usually good and the Duncan Rd to Halls Creek is average (In WA if it's a Hwy it is graded and a Road is only maintained). Travel that wa ...
  Topic: Mangrovejack folding trailers
Darjak

Replies: 18
Views: 62736

PostForum: GENERAL DISCUSSION   Posted: Tue Feb 11, 2014 3:10 pm   Subject: Boat trailers
I've got an Almac mounted under the back cutaway ,never had a problem with clearance. Put wheels on roof rack under boat, been that way for 7yrs now.

Darrell
  Topic: Tyre Wear
Darjak

Replies: 12
Views: 27852

PostForum: GENERAL DISCUSSION   Posted: Fri Oct 14, 2011 1:01 pm   Subject: Tyre Wear
Landy

It looks like the tyre is delaminating a common problem with Bridgestone 693"s. I have had 5 out of the original 6 (693's) delaminate and not due to incorrect tyre pressure.

If you ar ...
 
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