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  Topic: Hell Hole Gorge access
Devils On The Prowl

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PostForum: GENERAL DISCUSSION   Posted: Wed Jun 28, 2017 6:43 pm   Subject: Hell Hole Gorge access
No probs at all Teddy and Mopsy.
  Topic: Hell Hole Gorge access
Devils On The Prowl

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PostForum: GENERAL DISCUSSION   Posted: Wed Jun 28, 2017 6:07 pm   Subject: Hell Hole Gorge access
Here's an extract from the National Parks of the Cooper Creek catchment brochure.
Hell Hole National Park
Featuring the mulga lands bioregion,
the 12 700 ha Hell Hole Gorge National
Park is centr ...
  Topic: Bridgestone Deuler m/t d674
Devils On The Prowl

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PostForum: GENERAL DISCUSSION   Posted: Thu Apr 06, 2017 10:07 am   Subject: Bridgestone Deuler m/t d674
Cracked Valve Stems?
Yep had that happen to me. I was in a remote place, with nowhere to get it fixed, was feeling pretty crook to change the wheel so I used RapidFix.

http://www.bushtrackerforum ...
  Topic: Wanting to change colour of our upholstery
Devils On The Prowl

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PostForum: GENERAL DISCUSSION   Posted: Fri Dec 09, 2016 7:36 am   Subject: Wanting to change colour of our upholstery
Just had ours done after 11 years of full time living.
We went to a place that all they do is re-upholsters lounge chairs etc
They came out with boxes full of samples and we picked out a colour and ...
  Topic: Roads
Devils On The Prowl

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PostForum: GENERAL DISCUSSION   Posted: Tue Nov 01, 2016 11:01 am   Subject: Roads
Hi roblee,
that back road from Woolomin rest area to Chaffy Dam has a gate at the dam.
If this is locked you may have to back track to Woolomin, costing doubling your klm's if yoiu can't get throu ...
  Topic: Attention NSW customers *Great news*
Devils On The Prowl

Replies: 13
Views: 10414

PostForum: GENERAL DISCUSSION   Posted: Mon Oct 24, 2016 8:32 am   Subject: Attention NSW customers *Great news*
Hi Steve,
I need one of those Internet Aerial thingo's put up on the Windguard TV Aerial.
Will ABCO have a Sight & Sound or equivalent to do that sort of work in Coff Harbour?
  Topic: Attention NSW customers *Great news*
Devils On The Prowl

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Views: 10414

PostForum: GENERAL DISCUSSION   Posted: Mon Aug 22, 2016 8:13 am   Subject: Attention NSW customers *Great news*
AroundAustralia, I agree with everything you said
  Topic: GXL 200 wagon dual cab conversion
Devils On The Prowl

Replies: 30
Views: 18865

PostForum: GENERAL DISCUSSION   Posted: Tue Aug 16, 2016 7:15 pm   Subject: GXL 200 wagon dual cab conversion
Jees-Us
  Topic: GXL 200 wagon dual cab conversion
Devils On The Prowl

Replies: 30
Views: 18865

PostForum: GENERAL DISCUSSION   Posted: Tue Aug 16, 2016 10:17 am   Subject: GXL 200 wagon dual cab conversion
I maybe wrong here, but if a vehicle is GVM upgraded, doesn't it then lose some Kg's in its towing capacity?

This may be Ok if going away and tenting it etc, but towing a Bushtracker, would then de ...
  Topic: Who is currently on the Road?
Devils On The Prowl

Replies: 54
Views: 37614

PostForum: TRAVEL LOGS AND BUSHTRACKERS IN ACTION PICTURE GALLERY   Posted: Fri Jun 10, 2016 10:54 am   Subject: Who is currently on the Road?
Its gunna be cold, wet & windy down there this time of the year Grumpy.

If you have the time make a beeline for maybe, half way up the west coast and come back down when its better weather
  Topic: Diesel Lubricity Additive
Devils On The Prowl

Replies: 14
Views: 9999

PostForum: GENERAL DISCUSSION   Posted: Mon May 09, 2016 9:19 am   Subject: Diesel Lubricity Additive
Rosiebear, it was just the other day after leaving BTi when I was refueling. I'd finished pouring the Fuel Doctor in & I noticed a bloke watching me. I gave him the nod.
After taking on a couple ...
  Topic: A NEW LOOK FOR BUSHTRACKER?
Devils On The Prowl

Replies: 51
Views: 33255

PostForum: GENERAL DISCUSSION   Posted: Sun May 08, 2016 4:04 pm   Subject: A NEW LOOK FOR BUSHTRACKER?
Me to. Twice it happened and sent nothing.
  Topic: A NEW LOOK FOR BUSHTRACKER?
Devils On The Prowl

Replies: 51
Views: 33255

PostForum: GENERAL DISCUSSION   Posted: Sun May 08, 2016 4:04 pm   Subject: A NEW LOOK FOR BUSHTRACKER?
Me to. Twice it happened and sent nothing.
  Topic: A NEW LOOK FOR BUSHTRACKER?
Devils On The Prowl

Replies: 51
Views: 33255

PostForum: GENERAL DISCUSSION   Posted: Sun May 08, 2016 4:03 pm   Subject: A NEW LOOK FOR BUSHTRACKER?
In our 11 years travelling in the BT we also have had the truckies call us up on UHF using the name 'Bushtracker'. Although, I have our name on the back in black 8" high letters. And the wording ...
  Topic: Diesel Lubricity Additive
Devils On The Prowl

Replies: 14
Views: 9999

PostForum: GENERAL DISCUSSION   Posted: Sun May 08, 2016 9:58 am   Subject: Diesel Lubricity Additive
Been using Fuel Doctor in my F Truck since new, almost 11 years ago.

Being the sort of 'Seeing Is Believing' sort of bloke I used an old glass jar and filled it with diesel. Put a fuel doctor cap f ...
  Topic: Diesel Lubricity Additive
Devils On The Prowl

Replies: 14
Views: 9999

PostForum: GENERAL DISCUSSION   Posted: Sun May 08, 2016 8:46 am   Subject: Diesel Lubricity Additive
Been using Fuel Doctor in my F Truck since new, almost 11 years ago.

Being the sort of 'Seeing Is Believing' sort of bloke I used an old glass jar and filled it with diesel. Put a fuel doctor cap f ...
  Topic: A NEW LOOK FOR BUSHTRACKER?
Devils On The Prowl

Replies: 51
Views: 33255

PostForum: GENERAL DISCUSSION   Posted: Sat May 07, 2016 4:23 pm   Subject: A NEW LOOK FOR BUSHTRACKER?
In our 11 years travelling in the BT we also have had the truckies call us up on UHF using the name 'Bushtracker'. Although, I have our name on the back in black 8" high letters. And the wording ...
  Topic: Kayaks on Bushtracker
Devils On The Prowl

Replies: 22
Views: 14897

PostForum: GENERAL DISCUSSION   Posted: Fri Jan 01, 2016 9:25 am   Subject: Kayaks on Bushtracker
Don't want to highjack this discussion, but come on Guys & Gals.

We all drive on Australia's roads where over 3 thousand people are killed each & every year. Do any of us sell our vehicles ...
  Topic: Changing oil on the Honda Genny
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PostForum: GENERAL DISCUSSION   Posted: Sun Nov 29, 2015 11:05 am   Subject: Changing oil on the Honda Genny
Smart thinking John.
I've always used an empty beer can.
With a few smart cuts to remove the top with the trusty Leatherman knife, not only do you have a no spill funnel but a container to transpo ...
  Topic: ULSD Ultra Low Sulfur Diesel Lubrication Problems
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PostForum: Tips on TOW VEHICLES   Posted: Fri Oct 30, 2015 6:13 am   Subject: ULSD Ultra Low Sulfur Diesel Lubrication Problems
Been using fuel doctor since it came on the market, I'd done that very sample test, amazing. Convinced me.

I use it in my F250, Honda Generator & my Outboard motor.

It was a Castrol product ...
  Topic: pre fuel filter
Devils On The Prowl

Replies: 13
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PostForum: GENERAL DISCUSSION   Posted: Tue Aug 25, 2015 12:54 pm   Subject: pre fuel filter
A lot of people put the breathers on their diff's which is a good idea.

But don't forget to put them on the most expensive bits under there, the Transmission & Transfer case, these don't like w ...
  Topic: Crazy lone Ranger, doing something no one sane would...
Devils On The Prowl

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PostForum: TRAVEL LOGS AND BUSHTRACKERS IN ACTION PICTURE GALLERY   Posted: Sat Aug 15, 2015 1:49 am   Subject: Crazy lone Ranger, doing something no one sane would...
Still waiting Steve, for more of the above.
  Topic: pre fuel filter
Devils On The Prowl

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PostForum: GENERAL DISCUSSION   Posted: Tue Jul 21, 2015 9:55 am   Subject: pre fuel filter
Get some good sound advice Maza before going ahead with this project.

Willy Nilly cutting fuel lines on modern diesels these days will find you slicing into high pressure fuel lines supplying the c ...
  Topic: The Best in the Business
Devils On The Prowl

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PostForum: GENERAL DISCUSSION   Posted: Sat Jan 03, 2015 6:51 pm   Subject: The Best in the Business
Hi robert

Thanks for nominating bushtracker caravans for the 2015 Telstra Australian Business Awards.

For over two decades, the program has celebrated the achievements and entrepreneurial spir ...
  Topic: The Best in the Business
Devils On The Prowl

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PostForum: GENERAL DISCUSSION   Posted: Wed Dec 24, 2014 8:31 am   Subject: The Best in the Business
Didn't know the Telstra Awards even existed till RobandFlip posted it here.

I just went through Google, untill I found the site too vote.

I submitted all BTi details and my details and hit the G ...
  Topic: The Best in the Business
Devils On The Prowl

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PostForum: GENERAL DISCUSSION   Posted: Mon Dec 22, 2014 8:20 am   Subject: The Best in the Business
A bit busy at the moment. Give a day or two & I'll let you know which one I used.
  Topic: The Best in the Business
Devils On The Prowl

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PostForum: GENERAL DISCUSSION   Posted: Sun Dec 21, 2014 2:32 pm   Subject: The Best in the Business
RobandFlip, your post really hit a spot with us. You are just finding out what thousands of us owners already knew.

Yes, you’re right all the Bushtracker Workers right from the Director down, each ...
  Topic: 16' vs 18' Bushtrackers
Devils On The Prowl

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Views: 21190

PostForum: GENERAL DISCUSSION   Posted: Tue Dec 09, 2014 9:14 am   Subject: 16' vs 18' Bushtrackers
I don't think those Turkeys read these Forums...

Me, I would just download the ADR Rules and do as they say. It keeps me happy, Constable Plod and the Insurance Company.

If you want someone to b ...
  Topic: Cape York 2014 - Part 1
Devils On The Prowl

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PostForum: TRAVEL LOGS AND BUSHTRACKERS IN ACTION PICTURE GALLERY   Posted: Sat Nov 22, 2014 2:34 pm   Subject: Cape York 2014 - Part 1
D&T, Mareeba is cheap to stay at. The Rodeo Grounds are just 4.5 kay from town and cost $17.00 a night for power, water & hot showers.
Mareeba holds the second biggest Rodeo in Australia and ...
  Topic: Cape York 2014 - Part 1
Devils On The Prowl

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PostForum: TRAVEL LOGS AND BUSHTRACKERS IN ACTION PICTURE GALLERY   Posted: Fri Nov 21, 2014 1:52 pm   Subject: Cape York 2014 - Part 1
CAPE YORK 2014 - PART 4


On your way south take a different route home via the New Dixie Track.

Turn right 24 kay after Musgrave Roadhouse.


http://www.bushtrackerforum.com/forum/userpix/19 ...
  Topic: Cape York 2014 - Part 1
Devils On The Prowl

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PostForum: TRAVEL LOGS AND BUSHTRACKERS IN ACTION PICTURE GALLERY   Posted: Fri Nov 21, 2014 12:51 pm   Subject: Cape York 2014 - Part 1
John, I was a bit suss about the fuel at the servo your talking about, it didn't look like it had a real big turnover. I didn't want a batch of crook fuel.
I know Bramwell Junction has a huge turnov ...
  Topic: Cape York 2014 - Part 1
Devils On The Prowl

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PostForum: TRAVEL LOGS AND BUSHTRACKERS IN ACTION PICTURE GALLERY   Posted: Fri Nov 21, 2014 12:22 pm   Subject: Cape York 2014 - Part 1
CAPE YORK 2014 - PART 3

Although the community is a bit ruff around the edges as you drive through it, its worth it down on the beach at the caravan park.

Parking beside one of these shelters is ...
  Topic: Cape York 2014 - Part 1
Devils On The Prowl

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PostForum: TRAVEL LOGS AND BUSHTRACKERS IN ACTION PICTURE GALLERY   Posted: Thu Nov 20, 2014 4:38 pm   Subject: Cape York 2014 - Part 1
Cape York 2014 - PART 2

Another 25 kay north from the Quarintine Checkpoint is the Archer River Roadhouse. 20 kay either side of Archer River Roadhouse is usually rough, with heaps of Dips, Creek & ...
  Topic: Cape York 2014 - Part 1
Devils On The Prowl

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PostForum: TRAVEL LOGS AND BUSHTRACKERS IN ACTION PICTURE GALLERY   Posted: Wed Nov 12, 2014 10:22 am   Subject: Cape York 2014 - Part 1
We started our push north to Cape York in mid-January. Everything was going according to plan. At Ingham we had to do a ‘runner’ 300 to 400 kay inland (Which we’ve done many times in our 11 years on t ...
  Topic: Stone Stomper Stone Guards
Devils On The Prowl

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PostForum: GENERAL DISCUSSION   Posted: Tue Sep 30, 2014 1:19 pm   Subject: Stone Stomper Stone Guards
What happens when turning around in the bush, does one side bunch up and drag on the ground maybe catching on a spinafex clump and tearing it, or is it Bungie Cord in each side to keep it taught?
  Topic: Canter FG tow vehicle
Devils On The Prowl

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PostForum: GENERAL DISCUSSION   Posted: Tue Sep 09, 2014 11:46 am   Subject: Canter FG tow vehicle
The Canter was our first choice of tow vehicle. Because vehicles like that has endless storage possibilities for the cartage of water, fuel and other gear.
But after some deep thinking I came up with ...
  Topic: New Dixie - Koolatah Stations Track.
Devils On The Prowl

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PostForum: TRAVEL LOGS AND BUSHTRACKERS IN ACTION PICTURE GALLERY   Posted: Sat Aug 23, 2014 5:57 pm   Subject: New Dixie - Koolatah Stations Track.
The Mitchell River Crossing will be closed for 2 months from Monday 25 Aug.

http://www.bushtrackerforum.com/forum/userpix/192_Dixie_Track_3.jpg

http://www.bushtrackerforum.com/forum/userpix/192_ ...
  Topic: Krunjie Track, Kimberley WA
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PostForum: TRAVEL LOGS AND BUSHTRACKERS IN ACTION PICTURE GALLERY   Posted: Wed Jul 30, 2014 9:28 am   Subject: Krunjie Track, Kimberley WA
Hey Muddy1, if you decide to tackle it, take your time & soak all the scenery in.

Now having said that, anything could have happen to that track in the last two years since we did it.

Apart ...
  Topic: A NEW STYLE STYLE INTERIOR NOW AVAILABLE AT BUSHTRACKER
Devils On The Prowl

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PostForum: GENERAL DISCUSSION   Posted: Tue Jul 29, 2014 9:52 am   Subject: A NEW STYLE STYLE INTERIOR NOW AVAILABLE AT BUSHTRACKER
Wow.. Those photos look pretty good. This may just woo me over from the natural timber.

Very moden. When do we get to see the whole interior?
  Topic: New Dixie - Koolatah Stations Track.
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PostForum: TRAVEL LOGS AND BUSHTRACKERS IN ACTION PICTURE GALLERY   Posted: Thu Jul 24, 2014 9:03 am   Subject: New Dixie - Koolatah Stations Track.
Thanks very much to everyone that responded.

This is exactly the information I required and the photo is worth more than a million words.

I'd been told stories about huge ruts that were in passa ...
  Topic: New Dixie - Koolatah Stations Track.
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PostForum: TRAVEL LOGS AND BUSHTRACKERS IN ACTION PICTURE GALLERY   Posted: Wed Jul 23, 2014 10:55 am   Subject: New Dixie - Koolatah Stations Track.
Currently up in Cape York.
I want to travel from Musgrave Roadhouse down the New Dixie - Koolatah Stations Track.
I am getting conflicting reports about the condition of this track.
Has anybody tra ...
  Topic: Another thank you
Devils On The Prowl

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PostForum: GENERAL DISCUSSION   Posted: Wed Jul 16, 2014 5:54 pm   Subject: Another thank you
RobandFlip, you will not be disappointed. We have been on the road full time for 11 years now, almost 9 of those years in our BT.

We've done all the iconic off-road tracks, some twice or thrice, p ...
  Topic: Tyres on BT
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PostForum: GENERAL DISCUSSION   Posted: Sat May 24, 2014 7:33 am   Subject: Tyres on BT
Have to read the warranty very carefully.
I don't think it covers them if they are fitted to 4WD's.

THE BOLD PRINT GIVE'TH AND THE FINE PRINT TAKE'TH AWAY
  Topic: The Cape 2013
Devils On The Prowl

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PostForum: TRAVEL LOGS AND BUSHTRACKERS IN ACTION PICTURE GALLERY   Posted: Wed Apr 23, 2014 6:25 pm   Subject: The Cape 2013
No worries brian1957.
We are heading up there again this year.
Already at Mareeba just waiting for the roads to dry out.
  Topic: INTRODUCING, THE NEW GEN 4, ADBLUE, DODGE CUMMINS RAM
Devils On The Prowl

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PostForum: Tips on TOW VEHICLES   Posted: Mon Apr 14, 2014 8:27 am   Subject: INTRODUCING, THE NEW GEN 4, ADBLUE, DODGE CUMMINS RAM
Steve, Re your posting 2 back, you can't make it any clearer than that.
Well written and explained. Thumbs up from me...
  Topic: The Cape 2013
Devils On The Prowl

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PostForum: TRAVEL LOGS AND BUSHTRACKERS IN ACTION PICTURE GALLERY   Posted: Sun Mar 30, 2014 8:37 am   Subject: The Cape 2013
Hi Bruce, your've been a bit quite, so I guess you must be back over this side of ditch again.

Anyway you just ask me, I'll soon tell'ya how old I am.

Just make sure SWMBO is not around to inte ...
  Topic: INTRODUCING, THE NEW GEN 4, ADBLUE, DODGE CUMMINS RAM
Devils On The Prowl

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PostForum: Tips on TOW VEHICLES   Posted: Thu Mar 27, 2014 11:20 am   Subject: INTRODUCING, THE NEW GEN 4, ADBLUE, DODGE CUMMINS RAM
Its just one saturday night away till we get one of these trucks.

But until that time comes, we'll continue to lug the groceries up and around to the back streets to where the F Truck is parked...
  Topic: The Cape 2013
Devils On The Prowl

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PostForum: TRAVEL LOGS AND BUSHTRACKERS IN ACTION PICTURE GALLERY   Posted: Thu Mar 27, 2014 11:11 am   Subject: The Cape 2013
Great idea, but who would guide me over the log bridge then???
  Topic: The Cape 2013
Devils On The Prowl

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Views: 21908

PostForum: TRAVEL LOGS AND BUSHTRACKERS IN ACTION PICTURE GALLERY   Posted: Thu Mar 27, 2014 10:16 am   Subject: The Cape 2013
Did you take the BT on any Part of the Old Telegraph Track either top (Fruit bat end )or bottom section (Gunshot end)?

Trish & Adrian

I'll just clear this up incase others think I'm attempti ...
  Topic: The Cape 2013
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PostForum: TRAVEL LOGS AND BUSHTRACKERS IN ACTION PICTURE GALLERY   Posted: Thu Mar 27, 2014 9:50 am   Subject: The Cape 2013
Hi Trish & Adrian

Your rig will be about 7 foot shorter than mine which may help you maneuver it back & forth on the other side to get a straight run at the bridge.
See the Pic taken from ...
 
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