Newbie

Please tell us about yourself :-)
gupster
Senior Member
Senior Member
Posts: 142
Joined: 12 Jan 2014 07:25
Full Name: Barry Guppy
Nickname: Baz
Home Town: Hibberdene
Current 4x4: 2001 Nissan Patrol 3.0 GRX
2005 Nissan Patrol 3.0 GR
Home Language: English
Has thanked: 108 times
Been thanked: 18 times

Newbie

Post by gupster » 13 Jan 2014 07:01

. Name: Full Name (Nickname/Registered Name)
Barry Guppy
2. Birthday and Age:
26 Jan 1951 63 Almost
3. Town and Country of residence:
Durban SA
4. Home Language:
English
5. Occupation/Business:
Retired
6. Family status:
Widower
7. Membership - Other 4X4 Clubs and Forums:
Nissan Patrol OZ
8. Current 4x4:
2001 Troll 3.0 diesel
9. Current Mods:
OME suspension bigger tank roof-rack kitted out for overlanding
10. Mods on wish list:
Too many
11. Vehicle on wish list:
Common rail Troll
12. Previous 4x4's:
Landcruiser 4.2 D 2x Rangies 2x Suzuki Jeeps
13. Last 3 offroad or overland destinations:
East Coast Africa West Coast Nam and SA, West Coast Africa to Senegal
14. Your favourite destination:
Mozambique
15. Other hobbies:
Too busy with Troll to have any
16. GPSr and Map Data used:
Garmin T4A OSM routeable
17. Rate your 4X4 and overlanding experience:
Good
18. Online Photo Site:
None
19. Photos of you and your Vehicle:
will upload later
Have Troll, will travel.

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Chris Skinner
Patrolman
Patrolman
Posts: 936
Joined: 26 Nov 2009 12:58
Full Name: Chris Skinner
Nickname: Chris
Home Town: Centurion
Current 4x4: Nissan Patrol 4,8 GRX 2005
Home Language: English
Has thanked: 10 times
Been thanked: 56 times

Re: Newbie

Post by Chris Skinner » 13 Jan 2014 08:36

Welcome to the Forum - you will find many like-minded friends on the site!

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Tinus lotz
Moderator
Posts: 6563
Joined: 29 Aug 2010 13:07
Full Name: Tinus lotz
Nickname: Tinus lotz
Home Town: Centurion
Current 4x4: Nissan patrol 4.8 GRX 2005

Toyota 2.7 legend 35 LWB 4X4
Home Language: Afrikaans
Has thanked: 494 times
Been thanked: 236 times

Re: Newbie

Post by Tinus lotz » 13 Jan 2014 08:59

Welcome man .....enjoy that diesel ...but put a mad man asap

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Herrie
Moderator
Posts: 3655
Joined: 08 Apr 2009 07:17
Full Name: Kobus Pienaar
Nickname: Herrie
Home Town: Kempton Park
Current 4x4: 1999 Patrol 4500e GRX
1983 Datsun Safari
Home Language: Afrikaans
Location: Kempton Park
Has thanked: 70 times
Been thanked: 82 times

Re: Newbie

Post by Herrie » 13 Jan 2014 09:09

Welcome Barry!! :salute: :salute:
Herrie op Safari/Patrollie
1983 Safari
1999 Patrol 4500 GRX

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Stefan
Moderator
Posts: 1843
Joined: 28 Apr 2009 08:43
Full Name: Stefan de Villiers
Nickname: Stefan
Home Town: Penhill, Eersterivier, Cape Town
Current 4x4: 2002 3.0 GL Patrol
Home Language: Afrikaans
Location: Cape Town
Has thanked: 146 times
Been thanked: 42 times
Contact:

Re: Newbie

Post by Stefan » 13 Jan 2014 10:04

Welcome Barry!

IanT
Patrolman 1000+
Patrolman 1000+
Posts: 1130
Joined: 17 May 2013 10:43
Full Name: Ian Temperley
Nickname: IanT (aka) "The Joker"
Home Town: JHB
Current 4x4: 2001 4.5 Grx (Mean Green)
2003 4.2 TDI (Ubhejane)
Home Language: English
Been thanked: 48 times

Re: Newbie

Post by IanT » 13 Jan 2014 11:52

Hay two new members is one day! South Africans must be learning the Patrol is the only 4x4 to have!! :thumbup: :blonde: Welcome Barry I know that you will enjoy your new Patrol :thumbup:

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Kagiso II
Patrolman 1000+
Patrolman 1000+
Posts: 3466
Joined: 10 Jun 2009 16:58
Full Name: Mac Mc Menamin
Nickname: Oom Mac [Uncle Mac] [Uncle] [Oompie] Kagiso
Home Town: BrentwoodPark, Benoni
Current 4x4: 1982 Datsun Safari 2,8 aka LOBO; [1,300,000 Km verby !]
'99 PATROL 4,2 diesel.
2012 Jimny [SWAMBO se Kantoor-toe]
Home Language: AFRIKAANS
Location: Benoni and wherever the Outreach takes me.
Has thanked: 224 times
Been thanked: 85 times
Contact:

Re: Newbie

Post by Kagiso II » 13 Jan 2014 14:40

Big big BEEEGGGG Welcome Barry

pffeeeuwwwwww - a relief -- at lats someone on the forum OLDER than me .. :woo: :woo: :woo:
that makes you EXTRA welcome ! :-)

now for some picts ?

:oldtimer: :oldtimer:
Don't bring God down to your level of faith ... bring your faith up to His level!

Clem
Patrolman
Patrolman
Posts: 752
Joined: 19 Jun 2013 15:16
Full Name: Clem Daniel
Nickname: Clem
Home Town: Johannesburg
Current 4x4: Patrol 4.8
Home Language: English
Has thanked: 29 times
Been thanked: 13 times

Re: Newbie

Post by Clem » 13 Jan 2014 15:56

Hello Barry. Glad to have you here as an experienced traveller!

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Peter Connan
Moderator
Posts: 4933
Joined: 10 Sep 2010 07:21
Full Name: Peter Connan
Nickname: Piet
Home Town: Kempton Park
Current 4x4: 1996 Patrol 4.2SGL
Home Language: Afrikaans
Location: Kempton Park
Has thanked: 186 times
Been thanked: 266 times

Re: Newbie

Post by Peter Connan » 13 Jan 2014 17:41

Very welcome Barry
Mag ons ons kenniskry met lekkerkry aanhoukry.

gupster
Senior Member
Senior Member
Posts: 142
Joined: 12 Jan 2014 07:25
Full Name: Barry Guppy
Nickname: Baz
Home Town: Hibberdene
Current 4x4: 2001 Nissan Patrol 3.0 GRX
2005 Nissan Patrol 3.0 GR
Home Language: English
Has thanked: 108 times
Been thanked: 18 times

Re: Newbie

Post by gupster » 22 Jan 2014 13:01

Thank you all for such a wonderful and warm welcome.
Have Troll, will travel.

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