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Plans for the New Year
« on: January 01, 2018, 09:33:13 AM »
Well thats all the festive celebrations gone for another year.

What has everyone got planned for 2018 and who got what for Xmas that they have yet to fit?

I have joined the Travel Buddy Oven club and got myself one of the 12V Ovens which are highly rated in Australia. Now to work out where to fit it.



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Re: Plans for the New Year
« Reply #1 on: January 01, 2018, 12:13:12 PM »
I have found that tesco ready meals are the best  YEAHHHH
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Re: Plans for the New Year
« Reply #2 on: January 01, 2018, 03:45:09 PM »
I was given a dutch oven and recipe book, so need find a way to use it without burning up the lawn, any suggestions as we are quite tight on open fire pits here? I gotta try the aussie damper iv seen done so many ways.
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Re: Plans for the New Year
« Reply #3 on: January 01, 2018, 03:55:41 PM »
You can always look at the Petromax BBQ, not the cheapest option but it does take a dutch oven and has legs which lift it off the ground

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Re: Plans for the New Year
« Reply #4 on: January 02, 2018, 12:28:17 PM »
Plan for this year is to do more work on the trailer and (maybe!) get the damn Jeep running! Hope to get out for more camping trips this year too - not sure where the time went last year!

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Re: Plans for the New Year
« Reply #5 on: January 02, 2018, 04:09:39 PM »
This year for me is all about Truck TLC

No trips as the Hilux needs abut of money spending on it again although we are going on a package holiday to some Greek island to keep Charlotte happy

Biggest projects are going to be the rear bumper redesign in Aluminium and a home made suspension airbag controller

I was looking at that ARB LINX product. It after finding out it's going to cost me ?800+ I decided I could accomplish the same with a Raspberry Pi and about ?200 of air components

So that's me for this year at least

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Re: Plans for the New Year
« Reply #6 on: January 02, 2018, 06:35:05 PM »
Most of redesign plans for the  truck have been completed over the xmas holiday, next and hopefully last is the new ally roof rack, all designed just needs welding together. Only new things have been good storage boxs and a new 270 degree awning. Holidays are booked all ready at work got several long weekends planned and route planned for the trip to southern europe taking in the german show along with Austria and the switz alps. On the way back up though france stopping off at a mates place for a couple of days. Will be booking the ferry in the next few weeks to get a good deal  on prices as P&O feŕrys are doing a 15% discount code  GOODO
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