Ferndale - 24 & 25 september 2010

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Ferndale - 24 & 25 september 2010

Postby 4ePikanini Mon Sep 13, 2010 8:54 am

We are booked!

4ePajero ( Probably taking the tregg though )
4eJunior - 2.8td Pajero LWB - with a reconned diesel pump :twisted:
4ePikanini - 3.0 V6 LWB
Grandma & Grandpa

Watch this space!
:mrgreen:

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Re: Ferndale - 24 & 25 september 2010

Postby 4ePikanini Wed Sep 22, 2010 1:14 pm

:D

I'm getting excited now

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Re: Ferndale - 24 & 25 september 2010

Postby SimonB Wed Sep 22, 2010 1:41 pm

Just don't let the Tow-rag embarrass you :lol:
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Re: Ferndale - 24 & 25 september 2010

Postby 4ePikanini Wed Sep 22, 2010 2:00 pm

SimonB wrote:Just don't let the Tow-rag embarrass you :lol:


It will be interesting to note the different performance of the 3 but we are not out for challenges, just fun

Tregg v10 TDi
- very good ground clearance
- mountains of torque
- auto box
- air suspension with traction control
- road tyres

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Gen 2 Pajero 2.8TD
- LSD
- side steps
- R/T tyres
- manual box

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Gen 2 Pajero 3.0 V6
- LSD
- no side steps
- cranked torsion bars
- A/T tyres
- manual box

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Re: Ferndale - 24 & 25 september 2010

Postby 4ePikanini Thu Sep 23, 2010 10:04 pm

rubbing it in that we are leaving tomorrow morning.

Woohoo! :D
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Re: Ferndale - 24 & 25 september 2010

Postby 4ePikanini Mon Sep 27, 2010 8:14 am

We had a blast.

Fantastic views, accommodation and trails. The area is dry though and we desperately need some rain.

We went down diff-lock alley by mistake. Pics to follow later.
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Re: Ferndale - 24 & 25 september 2010

Postby 4ePikanini Mon Sep 27, 2010 9:18 am

The Chalet was clean, fully equipped and well insulated with 240v electricity and hot running water.

It was a blast to stay there.

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Re: Ferndale - 24 & 25 september 2010

Postby 4ePikanini Mon Sep 27, 2010 9:36 am

The trail photos


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Re: Ferndale - 24 & 25 september 2010

Postby 4ePikanini Mon Sep 27, 2010 9:41 am

We went down diff lock alley by mistake - but came out unscathed except for Jaco's (4eJunior) side steps got a slight ding.

We only saw the diff-lock alley sign once we got to the bottom.

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Re: Ferndale - 24 & 25 september 2010

Postby tonton Mon Sep 27, 2010 6:25 pm

Lovely!

Thanks for the pix. Difflock alley looks like a thriller. I wonder what would be better: up or down?

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