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by Royco
Fri Jun 22, 2012 1:00 pm
Forum: Build your own:
Topic: Ammo Box Camp Light
Replies: 45
Views: 3025

Re: Ammo Box Camp Light

:thumbup: nice Johannes. Looks good! :thumbup: :thumbup:
by Royco
Fri Jun 22, 2012 9:17 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: ORRA - Important Notice - Renewals
Replies: 143
Views: 41353

Re: ORRA - Important Notice - Renewals

george wrote:Received mine today :thumbup: No sticker :thumbdown:
Also didn't get a sticker... :thumbdown:
I've given up on that. I understand they are very busy and can't get to all the admin. (answering emails and sending stickers)
Pity...
by Royco
Fri Jun 22, 2012 9:08 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Flying Over the Earth at Night
Replies: 14
Views: 806

Re: Flying Over the Earth at Night

Dit was die LED Bars, was die aand wat ek dit getoets het, gewonder of iemand dit gaan raaksien Kyk na die een, Andy het hom so ruk terug ge-email It is the air traffic of the world (keep the forum bilingual) https://docs.google.com/open?id=0B6-OpxJ48B6bcDF5TmYtR1lqckE" onclick="window.open(this.hr...
by Royco
Fri Jun 22, 2012 8:47 am
Forum: 1979 to early 1998 Hilux (Gen 3&4 aka SFA 4x4)
Topic: NICE Mods to be done in the driveway
Replies: 130
Views: 15585

Re: NICE Mods to be done in the driveway

aw some fathers day.and picture of sad garden, baby girl bump. http://s637.photobucket.com/albums/uu92/missouriman3535/pictures%202012/06-17-2012%20great%20fathers%20day/ baby boy chair dancing http://s637.photobucket.com/albums/uu92/missouriman3535/pictures%202012/06-07-2012%20jacob%20dancing/?act...
by Royco
Thu Jun 21, 2012 8:36 am
Forum: Western Cape
Topic: 28th July Tierkloof 4x4...
Replies: 309
Views: 22285

Re: 28th July Tierkloof 4x4...

1. Val 2. Zepplin 3. Truckin 4. Thysdj 5. Johannes vd See 6. Stubsie (and camping overnight 27 and 28th) 7. Ismail 8. Roy 9. 10. 11. 12. 13. 14. 15. 16. 17. 18. as is tradition on this trail I will be making bacon sarmies on the Saturday morning - ask Thys !!!!! :yahoo: This is the deciding factor!!
by Royco
Wed Jun 20, 2012 12:58 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: So terloops...
Replies: 21
Views: 733

Re: So terloops...

Sterkte met jou soektog, Gerrie. :thumbup:
Ek's bly jy kyk nou in die regte plek....
by Royco
Wed Jun 13, 2012 3:57 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: What watch do you wear?
Replies: 66
Views: 2393

Re: What watch do you wear?

Donkey wrote:
CasKru wrote:
2.8 d/cab SFA wrote:i dont wear a watch unless i am diving.
Eish... you should rather wear a snorkel or scuba gear for that :twisted: :twisted:
:lmao: :lmao: :lmao:

I'm watch-ing this thread with keen interest.
Me thinks this thread just took a dive!
by Royco
Wed Jun 13, 2012 1:25 pm
Forum: Toyota Fortuner 4x4 Forum
Topic: High milage club
Replies: 3
Views: 849

Re: High milage club

Hi Graham,

Have a look here:
viewtopic.php?f=8&t=9301" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false; :thumbup:
by Royco
Thu Jun 07, 2012 9:16 am
Forum: Hiking, Mountain Climbing and Abseiling
Topic: Fishriver Hike - May 2012
Replies: 82
Views: 8137

Re: Fishriver Hike - May 2012

Mud Dog wrote:
in English its just "fear of heights".
The actual word is "vertigo" ...... an English lesson for the day. :laugh2:
Vertigo is a sensation of spinning while stationary.
Acrophobia is actually the "fear of heights" ....
Guess how I know :lol:
by Royco
Mon Jun 04, 2012 9:58 am
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: Electronics Question #4 (Advanced)
Replies: 15
Views: 818

Re: Electronics Question #4 (Advanced)

My guess is for spots. The blue wire could be to get power when your brights are on.
As for the connection to the radio.... no idea!?!
by Royco
Mon Jun 04, 2012 9:34 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Fund raiser for 2012 - Comrades (Round 2)
Replies: 144
Views: 3788

Re: Fund raiser for 2012 - Comrades (Round 2)

Sponsors: 1. OOOOMS - R2/km - R164.00 2. Thysdj - R2/km - R164.00 3. Racing Snake - R2/km - R164.00 4. JohanM - R2/km - R164.00 5. Thunder02 - R2/km - R164.00 6. Lollie-R2/km - R164.00 7. Royco - R2/km - R164.00 Paid 8. Legend 35 - R2/km - R164.00 9. George -R2/km - R164.00 10. PietPetoors - R2/km ...
by Royco
Mon Jun 04, 2012 9:31 am
Forum: Western Cape
Topic: Atlantis Dunes WC GTG, 2nd June 2012
Replies: 74
Views: 4234

Re: Atlantis Dunes WC GTG, 2nd June 2012

The dune I never conquered, which Petou showed me could be done... Ja, whatever....(must admit he had about 15 attempts although with a very short runup) Val, isn't this the dune that removed your bulbar? :shifty: Maybe it was with "fond" memories that it was a psychological block... :?: Looks like...
by Royco
Sun Jun 03, 2012 9:08 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Fund raiser for 2012 - Comrades (Round 2)
Replies: 144
Views: 3788

Re: Fund raiser for 2012 - Comrades (Round 2)

:applaud: :goodjob:
I hope your legs recover quickly...!! :thumbup:
by Royco
Sun Jun 03, 2012 8:56 pm
Forum: Western Cape
Topic: URGENT request for HELP tomorrow - Be a Blessing #11
Replies: 7
Views: 712

Re: URGENT request for HELP tomorrow - Be a Blessing #11

Thanks Shaun, it was great fun.
That obstacle: the guys in my bakkie thought it would be best if I go around it :naah:
After we made it up without any hassle, they wanted to do it again :lol:
by Royco
Fri Jun 01, 2012 10:22 pm
Forum: Western Cape
Topic: URGENT request for HELP tomorrow - Be a Blessing #11
Replies: 7
Views: 712

Re: URGENT request for HELP tomorrow - Be a Blessing #11

:thumbup: See you there! :thumbup:
Thanks for the email, Shaun.
by Royco
Fri Jun 01, 2012 8:03 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: ORRA - Important Notice - Renewals
Replies: 143
Views: 41353

Re: ORRA - Important Notice - Renewals

Just got my VHF licences from ORRA. :thumbup: :thumbup:
Also got my 29mhz from ICASA today. :thumbup:
by Royco
Fri Jun 01, 2012 7:37 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Fund raiser for 2012 - Comrades (Round 2)
Replies: 144
Views: 3788

Re: Fund raiser for 2012 - Comrades (Round 2)

All the best for Sunday, Tumelo! :thumbup: :thumbup:
Hope you enjoy it.... (is that the right thing to say? Can one really enjoy running for 90km...) :tease:

Have fun!
by Royco
Fri May 25, 2012 11:14 am
Forum: Humor
Topic: Natural Laws
Replies: 10
Views: 574

Re: Natural Laws

The first two are so very true, it's almost not funny!
:lol: :lol:
by Royco
Thu May 24, 2012 1:17 pm
Forum: Electronic Gadgets and Radios
Topic: Remote controlled controller for LED strip
Replies: 41
Views: 1639

Re: Remote controlled controller for LED strip

But You can use this unit to switch a relay and the relay to power the Spots...... No dimming will be possible. moet jy nie in die hoek sit nie :twisted: Jy maak nou 'n wereld van opsies oop :idea: Ek sal later in die hoek gaan sit........ Kyk na die opsie, het jy al jou wiele met jou compressor ge...
by Royco
Mon May 21, 2012 10:01 am
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: 89 Hilux Bonnet keeps popping open - Sorted!!!
Replies: 13
Views: 521

Re: 89 Hilux Bonnet keeps popping open

The issue I had with my SFA was that the release cable was sticking.
So when you open it, it remains open... Q20 did the trick inside the cable...
by Royco
Wed May 16, 2012 11:16 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Cape to Cunene 2012
Replies: 97
Views: 6572

Re: Cape to Cunene 2012

Very nice trip report. :thumbup: Thanks Thys.

I would like to see this contraption...
I really need to investigate and invest in some ... treadmill ... chargers ...
:laugh2:
by Royco
Mon May 14, 2012 3:36 pm
Forum: Members in publications
Topic: Ciske (Gysie) van Gomad in Wegry June 12
Replies: 9
Views: 3948

Re: Ciske (Gysie) van Gomad in Wegry June 12

Congrats Ciske!! :thumbup: :thumbup:
by Royco
Sun May 13, 2012 7:57 pm
Forum: Western Cape
Topic: 'CT Hilux Breakkie R50.00pp Meet & Greet' 13 May, Som Mall
Replies: 114
Views: 4158

Re: 'CT Hilux Breakkie R50.00pp Meet & Greet' 13 May, Som Ma

Very nice, indeed. :thumbup: :thumbup:
Thanks Jeanne and Rudi!
by Royco
Sun May 13, 2012 8:37 am
Forum: Western Cape
Topic: 'CT Hilux Breakkie R50.00pp Meet & Greet' 13 May, Som Mall
Replies: 114
Views: 4158

Re: 'CT Hilux Breakkie R50.00pp Meet & Greet' 13 May, Som Ma

Unfortunately my wife and kids have picked up the flu.
So it'll just be me...
See you all in a while. :thumbup:
by Royco
Wed May 09, 2012 2:56 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Cape to Cunene 2012
Replies: 97
Views: 6572

Re: Cape to Cunene 2012

You may notice that neither the Fortuner, nor the Hilux wanted to park next to the LR... :taunt:
by Royco
Wed May 09, 2012 7:53 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Cape to Cunene 2012
Replies: 97
Views: 6572

Re: Cape to Cunene 2012

I'm enjoying this trip report :thumbup: :thumbup:
Thanks Thys!!
Sopnat gesweet and huffing and puffing I dragged my tired bones into Phillip's Cave only to discover that the old bugger wasn't even there to make us a cup of coffee of give us something cold to drink!
:lmao: :lmao:
by Royco
Mon May 07, 2012 7:57 am
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: My fridge slide
Replies: 26
Views: 1357

Re: My fridge slide

Thanks for the post, Andy. :thumbup:
I'm about to start making my own slide and like your catch idea! Very clever :thumbup: :thumbup:
by Royco
Tue Apr 24, 2012 11:57 am
Forum: Stolen Hiluxes
Topic: Attempted Hilux Theft
Replies: 44
Views: 6992

Re: Attempted Hilux Theft

CasKru wrote:Sorry to hear of the damages you suffered by very glad they didn't get to steal your bakkie. In the Wild West they used to hang people for stealing horses as this was the people means of transport and livelihood. I think they should to the same with car thieves
:thumbup: :thumbup:
by Royco
Tue Apr 24, 2012 11:53 am
Forum: Western Cape
Topic: 'CT Hilux Breakkie R50.00pp Meet & Greet' 13 May, Som Mall
Replies: 114
Views: 4158

Re: Helderberg Hiluxers ie GB, Strand, SW and Stellies

Okay so Sunday 13th at 10:30, a Hilux special breakfast at Tameret coffee shop in the Somerset Mall... All hiluxers welcome... Think we are going to need some numbers so that it will help with the catering arrangements...... 1. Val 2. Rudi 3. Wynand 4. Stubs (Hermanus !!) :taunt: 5. Tertius, wife a...
by Royco
Fri Apr 20, 2012 1:04 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Africam
Replies: 24
Views: 805

Re: Africam

Ek wens ek kan in die wild sit en my rekenaar kyk...!!! :shock2:
by Royco
Sat Apr 14, 2012 7:23 pm
Forum: Electronic Gadgets and Radios
Topic: Battery Charger Comparison
Replies: 20
Views: 1293

Re: Battery Charger Comparison

I see the company has changed hands: BushPower is owned and managed by Jacque Fernihough. Overlanding has always been a passion of mine and with the family growing, there has been more emphasis placed on camping comfortably. This implies additional cooling capacity, better lighting, AC power for iPa...
by Royco
Sat Apr 14, 2012 6:55 pm
Forum: Electronic Gadgets and Radios
Topic: Battery Charger Comparison
Replies: 20
Views: 1293

Re: Battery Charger Comparison

I have a Power Master 10A. Been using it for many years :thumbup: What I like about it (and the reason I bought it) is the variable input voltage: 90VAC to 260VAC, 50Hz to 60Hz This means I can charge the batteries from my generator. :thumbup: :thumbup: And check out Renzo's prices... :thumbup: http...
by Royco
Tue Apr 10, 2012 7:11 pm
Forum: Competitions
Topic: Guess who? - Free dash cover for Winner!!! = George!
Replies: 74
Views: 8489

Re: Guess who? - Free dash cover for Winner!!!

I only know the guy in the long pants and jacket... :?:
by Royco
Mon Apr 09, 2012 12:29 pm
Forum: General Hilux Discussions
Topic: D4D low on power......help asb.
Replies: 12
Views: 698

Re: D4D low on power......help asb.

Jis, Roy hoop alles gaan goed aan jou kant. Ek mis julle manne. Nou dat my Lux verkoop is sien ek niemand. :thumbdown: Maar gee net kans........ :twisted: Ek sien my bakkie is verkoop wonder wie dit gekoop het. Andre, ek sien jou nogal baie - elke Vrydag in die Eikestadnuus koerant :tease: Hoop jul...
by Royco
Sun Apr 08, 2012 8:15 pm
Forum: General Hilux Discussions
Topic: D4D low on power......help asb.
Replies: 12
Views: 698

Re: D4D low on power......help asb.

Het julle die disel filter en lug filter al vervang?
Het julle die injectors vervang? Of was dit die voorige eienaars?

Could it be the turbo???
by Royco
Sun Apr 08, 2012 7:06 pm
Forum: Humor
Topic: Some simple home remedies
Replies: 10
Views: 401

Re: Some simple home remedies

Very good!!
Although I must confess - I live by #6!! (... and cable ties!) :lol:
by Royco
Wed Apr 04, 2012 8:13 pm
Forum: Electronic Gadgets and Radios
Topic: Royal 1150K in Vigo
Replies: 14
Views: 1141

Re: Royal 1150K in Vigo

I have been told (on good authority ... he's never lied on the Forum before...) that it should fit.
I have not managed it, and could only fit a 90AH under the bonnet.

Good luck, and please if you get it right, take pics :beg:
by Royco
Wed Apr 04, 2012 8:09 pm
Forum: Off-road Training
Topic: Does your wife know your 4x4?
Replies: 29
Views: 4867

Re: Does your wife know your 4x4?

BosveldBul wrote:My vrou het die Hilux minder as 5km bestuur in die laaste 15 maande, en ek dink ek verkies dit so.
:lmao: :lmao:
Dis 5km meer as my vrou!!
by Royco
Tue Apr 03, 2012 7:44 pm
Forum: 1979 to early 1998 Hilux (Gen 3&4 aka SFA 4x4)
Topic: My new back bumper from Gomad...
Replies: 31
Views: 1565

Re: My new back bumper from Gomad...

Well done Ciske! :thumbup:
Looks good, Val... I like it a lot!!
by Royco
Thu Mar 29, 2012 9:24 pm
Forum: Web Related Discussions and Suggestions
Topic: Skype
Replies: 8
Views: 2671

Re: Skype

Thanks Chris.
I wanted to ask the same question.... WHY?
Me thinks the forum like this works well... but then again... maybe I don't know what I'm missing.
by Royco
Thu Mar 29, 2012 9:17 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: ORRA - Important Notice - Renewals
Replies: 143
Views: 41353

Re: ORRA - Important Notice - Renewals

Eish Ek het nounet my notification ook van ORRA gekry en die form klaar in gevul en aan ORRA terug gestuur. Moet ek dit maar weer vir julle aanstuur? Nay dit is reg.... het net gedog ek sou dalk uithelp :thumbup: :thumbup: Ek het nou seker almal deurmekaar gemaak. Ek het julle altwee gemail :twisted:
by Royco
Tue Mar 27, 2012 9:47 pm
Forum: 4x4Direct
Topic: Camping Chair Bags - your opinion please
Replies: 22
Views: 1771

Re: Camping Chair Bags - your opinion please

pietpetoors wrote:Is that the size when it is folded?
Yes, measured from the plastic bag that they came (folded) in.
by Royco
Tue Mar 27, 2012 9:41 pm
Forum: 4x4Direct
Topic: Camping Chair Bags - your opinion please
Replies: 22
Views: 1771

Re: Camping Chair Bags - your opinion please

pietpetoors wrote: As for those round chairs, if you can give me the dimensions I can have a prototype made
Here's the measurements from the chairs I have.
Please forgive my "Paint" skills... but I'm sure you'll be able to read it.
The red line represents the zip - as a suggestion.
by Royco
Tue Mar 27, 2012 7:34 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Hou julle oë oop vir BROOD
Replies: 28
Views: 651

Re: Hou julle oë oop vir BROOD

:naah:
brood (noun)
A number of young produced or hatched at one time; a family of offspring or young.
:?: :?:
by Royco
Mon Mar 26, 2012 10:49 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: FSA or IFS
Replies: 18
Views: 603

Re: FSA or IFS

I miss my SFA...
But damn, the IFS is a comfortable 4x4 with all the car like features! :thumbup:
It's my only vehicle, so best (and I mean the best!) of both worlds!
by Royco
Mon Mar 26, 2012 10:07 pm
Forum: 4x4Direct
Topic: Camping Chair Bags - your opinion please
Replies: 22
Views: 1771

Re: Camping Chair Bags - your opinion please

Gysie wrote:... en die vrou en skoonma het van daai ronde lazyboy stoele.
Maybe Pieter can get some of those Moonchair covers made up for us... :thumbup:
by Royco
Mon Mar 26, 2012 9:34 pm
Forum: 4x4Direct
Topic: Camping Chair Bags - your opinion please
Replies: 22
Views: 1771

Re: Camping Chair Bags - your opinion please

:thumbup: :thumbup:
Thanks Pieter, my order has been placed.
by Royco
Tue Mar 20, 2012 9:41 am
Forum: Humor
Topic: Karoo space telescope
Replies: 10
Views: 280

Re: Karoo space telescope

:lmao: :lmao:
by Royco
Tue Mar 20, 2012 9:04 am
Forum: Route Planning questions/discussions
Topic: Nam, - Vir die eerste keer
Replies: 28
Views: 1492

Re: Nam, - Vir die eerste keer

Geniet dit, Tertius! :thumbup:
Ek sien uit daarna om die fotos te sien... baie jaloers!!
by Royco
Sun Mar 18, 2012 8:28 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Little girl born - 17March2012
Replies: 42
Views: 826

Re: Viva Traveler - New addition!!!

Congratulations!! :clap: :clap:
All the best for your family.
by Royco
Sat Mar 17, 2012 9:56 pm
Forum: Late 2005 - 2016 Hilux (Gen 6 aka Vigo-shape)
Topic: Before and After
Replies: 20
Views: 1954

Re: Before and After

Taljaag wrote: P.S My laaitjie was okay na die ongeluk en geen beserings opgetel na ek haar gesien het nie.
:taunt: Eks bly niemand was beseer nie!!
Lyk nou baie mooi :thumbup: :thumbup:
by Royco
Fri Mar 09, 2012 8:14 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: 1998 SFA LTD D/C Strip and sell spares or repair and sell?
Replies: 41
Views: 1483

Re: 1998 SFA LTD D/C Strip and sell spares or repair and sel

GeorgeJvR wrote:seems like the deal is leaning to the strip and sell rought :oops: :sick:
It will be a very sad time indeed .......... but i'm sure a SFA toy will help the healing

One week till desision time :sick:
Glad nie lekker nie. :thumbdown: Sterkte George.
by Royco
Tue Mar 06, 2012 5:38 pm
Forum: 4x4Direct
Topic: Camping Chair Bags - your opinion please
Replies: 22
Views: 1771

Re: Camping Chair Bags - your opinion please

:thumbup: :thumbup:
Great idea. Will definitely take a double.
by Royco
Mon Mar 05, 2012 3:45 pm
Forum: Competitions
Topic: WCCC, first round, Kambati
Replies: 20
Views: 3153

Re: WCCC, first round, Kambati

Dates to Remember : 3 March 2012 - Kambati Swellendam (Buite Ekspo) 7 July 2012 - Zone 7 Cape Town 11 August 2012 - Swellendam (Canola Festival) 29 September 2012 - Robertson 27 October 2012 - Ladismith 1 December 2012 - Paarl (De Hoop Stene) http://www.wccc4x4.co.za/" onclick="window.open(this.hre...
by Royco
Mon Mar 05, 2012 3:30 pm
Forum: Humor
Topic: Despicable B
Replies: 11
Views: 726

Re: Despicable B

Mr_B wrote:has anyone figured out how my avatar keeps changing... randomly...
I was wondering, then thought you diligently update it every Thursday morning at 02:00... :mocking:
by Royco
Mon Mar 05, 2012 11:42 am
Forum: Humor
Topic: Despicable B
Replies: 11
Views: 726

Despicable B

I don't know about you guys, but every time I see the Despicable Me little yellow guys, I think of Mr B!
All adverts have them crawling all over the place...
Thanks Mr_B... :tease:
by Royco
Mon Mar 05, 2012 10:36 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Fund raiser for 2012 - Comrades (Round 2)
Replies: 144
Views: 3788

Re: Fund raiser for 2012 - Comrades (Round 2)

Good luck with the training.... keep it up, Tumelo! :thumbup: :thumbup:
by Royco
Mon Mar 05, 2012 10:33 am
Forum: Competitions
Topic: WCCC, first round, Kambati
Replies: 20
Views: 3153

Re: WCCC, first round, Kambati

Congrats guys!! :clap: :clap:
Well done! :thumbup: :thumbup:
by Royco
Sat Mar 03, 2012 10:55 pm
Forum: Meet the People
Topic: Nog 'n Newbie
Replies: 10
Views: 433

Re: Nog 'n Newbie

Welkom, Lappies :thumbup: :thumbup: :thumbup:
by Royco
Sat Mar 03, 2012 10:30 pm
Forum: Late 2005 - 2016 Hilux (Gen 6 aka Vigo-shape)
Topic: Fitting 10J rims on my double cab 2009. Please help me...
Replies: 15
Views: 1566

Re: Fitting 10J rims on my double cab 2009. Please help me..

Hi Dave, Welcome to the forum :thumbup: My guess is that it has nothing to do with the rim width, but rather the the diameter. Did the 2009 come with 16" rims, and are the rims you fitting 15"...?? I do know that the 15" rims don't fit over the newer calipers, just not sure whether it's the same pro...

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