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Re: Patrol Spotting

Postby Peter Connan » 10 May 2017 06:14

Thanks Jorrie

I had been warned about this already, but as said before, I did not have the time to go all the way to Sandwhich anyway.

For anybody planning a trip to Namibia: there is a hell of a lot to do in Swakopmund/Walvisaai area. It would be good to spend several days there. The three we spent there was nowhere near enough...
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Re: Patrol Spotting

Postby Rhett » 10 May 2017 12:38

Cedric, was the one you saw in Alberton area similar to this one? I've caught this one cruising the Alberton area, managed to catch a pic at Verwoerdpark shopping centre...

Only 'ZA' and orlando pirates stickers on the back, no forum sticker.

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Re: Patrol Spotting

Postby ricster » 10 May 2017 12:55

Rhett, that one has tinted windows by the look of things. The one I saw didn't, cause i could clearly see the fridge setup in the back. I also didn't see the "anti-theft" :rolling: :rolling: Orlando Pirates sticker on the one I saw. The driver was an older gentleman with grey hair that was driving.... hmmmm.... didn't look like a "Pirates" fan :confused:
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Re: Patrol Spotting

Postby Kagiso II » 10 May 2017 13:03

Peter Connan wrote:
Kagiso II wrote:
Alex Roux wrote:Hi Piet

Is the GQ a forum member?

Juandre [JGOUWS] is a meber of this Forum .. I am communicating with him for a "private" group visist to the NAMIB for PATROL only [He grew a love for the Patrol after Dwergie and I did Namib with THOR the Red Patrol] Juandre was one of the URI Adventures guides at the time.

[said Namib Trip will be in 2018 [D V ]


Oom Mac, is hierdie Juandre, of iemand anders? Ek vra net, want ek het nooit die ou se naam gekry nie. Maar die naam op sy hemp is iets met 'n D. Lyk asof dit Dolf kan wees.
Die hemp het ook die besigheid Photo Ventures adverteer: http://photoventures-namibia.com/


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Re: Patrol Spotting

Postby Rhett » 10 May 2017 14:01

ricster wrote:...an older gentleman with grey hair that was driving.... hmmmm.... didn't look like a "Pirates" fan :confused:


:rolling: Alright we might have different Patrol's here... :lol:
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Re: Patrol Spotting

Postby ricster » 10 May 2017 14:24

hahahaha
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Re: Patrol Spotting

Postby MarioE » 13 May 2017 11:52

At woodmead shopping centre. No bonnet scoop so unsure if it's a diesel or petrol. Do they still make the 4.2 for these aid organizations? GL badge at the back.
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Re: Patrol Spotting

Postby SJC » 13 May 2017 15:36

MarioE wrote:At woodmead shopping centre. No bonnet scoop so unsure if it's a diesel or petrol. Do they still make the 4.2 for these aid organizations? GL badge at the back.

Often see these GL spec patrols (without wheel flares), in nelspruit (with moz plates)...
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Re: Patrol Spotting

Postby Alex Roux » 14 May 2017 07:48

That contraption in front seems a rather unfortunate alternative to replacing the tupperware.
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Re: Patrol Spotting

Postby biggles » 14 May 2017 08:02

Alex Roux wrote:That contraption in front seems a rather unfortunate alternative to replacing the tupperware.


Function over form.

And rather careless of them to leave the satellite locator on the roof. That is an expensive piece of kit and just a magnetic mount...
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