Patrols at work.

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Patrols at work.

Post by bogeyman » 31 May 2014 13:52

Arabs prefer Patrols. The silver one was mine for the month..jpg
Arabs prefer Patrols. The silver one was mine for the month..jpg (437.88 KiB) Viewed 3622 times
Most of the work I do involves the use of Patrol work horses. They are reliable and capable of more than most other vehicles.

I have selected some images taken at various work sites over the last couple of years just to show that a Patrol can wear hard hat and overalls.
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Near Djelfa in Algeria. Used Hardbodys..jpg
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Misty and muddy near Breyten Standerton..jpg
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Machine working and elephants not happy. Orpen.jpg
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Lowering a camera down 2000m mineshaft JHB East rand.jpg
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Landmine country close te Zambezi Tete.jpg
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It is a lot steeper than it looks in Tete.jpg
It is a lot steeper than it looks in Tete.jpg (220.39 KiB) Viewed 3622 times
In the mountains Burgersfort Lydenburg.jpg
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Frozen between Hotazel and Khatu.jpg
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Even the drill rigs are 4x4 in Tete..jpg
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End suction pump intallation Bapsfontein.jpg
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Big 4x4 rig at University Pretoria..jpg
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At work next to Zambezi near Tete.jpg
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At work in 50 degrees AbuDhabi.jpg
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Artesian borehole made things interesting. Limpopo river Stokpoort..jpg
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Re: Patrols at work.

Post by bogeyman » 31 May 2014 14:04

Some more.
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Waiting for the buffalow Orpen.jpg
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Ultimate Patrol recovery tool.jpg
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This place was 4 hours into the desert AbuDhabi.jpg
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The Toyota guys dont even park near the Patrols in AbuDhabi.jpg
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The only two working cars in the camp Tete..jpg
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That landie engine failed just after this pic was taken..jpg
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Tati mine Francistown Botswana.Solo for 1 week with only tin food..jpg
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Sorry Marius..jpg
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Samquartz mine Delmas..jpg
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Pre gautrain water investigation.jpg
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Pickup used to install that pump down to 150m. Samquartz.jpg
Pickup used to install that pump down to 150m. Samquartz.jpg (313.81 KiB) Viewed 3620 times
Parkstation Gautrain dewatering.jpg
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Parked next to my lodge Remah AbuDhabi.jpg
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Opencast water ingress test Vryburg Stella.jpg
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Oldest workhorse repainted..jpg
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Re: Patrols at work.

Post by bogeyman » 31 May 2014 14:09

Even more
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Water quality monitoring Atok mine Lebowakgomo.jpg
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West of Pilanesberg..jpg
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Re: Patrols at work.

Post by bogeyman » 31 May 2014 14:18

The last of the old pictures.
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Yes , that is a 1200x20 wheel under the mud. Rust de Winter..jpg
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Yes , I put fuel in all of them..jpg
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Where the Olifants cuts the mountains Lebowakgomo..jpg
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Water quality monitoring Atok mine Lebowakgomo.jpg
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Re: Patrols at work.

Post by Peter Connan » 31 May 2014 15:08

:thumbup:
Mag ons ons kenniskry met lekkerkry aanhoukry.

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Re: Patrols at work.

Post by David » 31 May 2014 15:08

:thumbup: Daai ou Safari's laat my hart nog steeds vinnig klop! Mooi man!
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Re: Patrols at work.

Post by Tinus lotz » 01 Jun 2014 10:21

Mooi man ....die familie foto kort n 4.8 member of word daai een nie onder die werks esels gerate nie .....

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Re: Patrols at work.

Post by Kagiso II » 01 Jun 2014 12:03

Hey .. Mr Demmer -- Make a story of this and send to biggest selling Magazine ??
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Re: Patrols at work.

Post by Herrie » 19 Jul 2014 17:53

Hi Chris, dit is baie goeie fotos!!! :thumbup:
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Re: Patrols at work.

Post by dieselfan » 27 Jul 2014 22:42

Thanks for the pics and effort!

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