Search:

Type: Posts; User: Ray Hyland

Page 1 of 20 1 2 3 4

Search: Search took 0.07 seconds.

  1. Thread: .450 Rigby

    by Ray Hyland
    Replies
    5
    Views
    212

    I honestly don't fire more than 6 shells a year...

    I honestly don't fire more than 6 shells a year with any of our hunting rifles. Maybe 3 or 4 shots before a trip to ensure the scope is still properly sighted in and most years 1 moose means 1 bullet...
  2. Thread: .450 Rigby

    by Ray Hyland
    Replies
    5
    Views
    212

    .450 Rigby

    So now that my three sons are getting a little older (early teens) I am planning to get back into more serious hunting of larger game. I think it's a great way to teach the circle of life and a deep...
  3. Replies
    187
    Views
    228,361

    We put the complete ARB setup in the truck....

    We put the complete ARB setup in the truck. Shocks and springs. Worked great.


    Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
  4. Replies
    16
    Views
    1,268

    I have a set of Mattracks for my 110. Had them...

    I have a set of Mattracks for my 110. Had them for about 5 years now with no problems on the steering or bearings.

    I've just moved out of the mountains, and thinking of selling them if anyone is...
  5. Replies
    52
    Views
    4,645

    So I moved the trip planning thread over to:...

    So I moved the trip planning thread over to:
    http://www.expeditionportal.com/forum/threads/131775-A-totally-inappropriate-family-camping-trip

    If anyone is curious.

    Might come back here with...
  6. Replies
    52
    Views
    4,645

    So I moved the trip planning thread over to:...

    So I moved the trip planning thread over to:
    http://www.expeditionportal.com/forum/threads/131775-A-totally-inappropriate-family-camping-trip

    If anyone is curious.

    Might come back here with...
  7. Replies
    20
    Views
    2,157

    The BC Roverlanders always have a year-end...

    The BC Roverlanders always have a year-end Whipsaw run. This year it is Oct. 18th-19th.
  8. Thread: Myanmar

    by Ray Hyland
    Replies
    19
    Views
    9,128

    Hi Joern, I sent you an email. Cheers Ray

    Hi Joern,
    I sent you an email.
    Cheers
    Ray
  9. Replies
    52
    Views
    4,645

    Nice. Although these days I think it may be...

    Nice. Although these days I think it may be harder to find Datsun parts around here than original Series parts...
  10. Replies
    52
    Views
    4,645

    Surprisingly, my kids think that is normal. They...

    Surprisingly, my kids think that is normal. They are used to spending 8-10 hours per day for weeks at a time in a hot smelly noisy 200 tdi defender... They were born into this lifestyle.

    :-)
  11. Replies
    52
    Views
    4,645

    Agreed, we are trying to be as lightweight as...

    Agreed, we are trying to be as lightweight as possible, to the point where if there are items that we only need for certain stages, we may just box them up and send them ahead...
  12. Replies
    52
    Views
    4,645

    It's almost always the short rear shaft that...

    It's almost always the short rear shaft that breaks. I have a spare so I may bring it along.

    I will likely put Series 2 or 3 items in where it makes sense (master cylinders, etc)

    Yep, two...
  13. Replies
    52
    Views
    4,645

    I was thinking of that, but decided that if I can...

    I was thinking of that, but decided that if I can mount the Jerry Cans to the front bumper, like the First Overland guys did, I can use that space under the seat for a basic tool kit and some fluids...
  14. Replies
    52
    Views
    4,645

    So I was practicing stealing random rover parts,...

    So I was practicing stealing random rover parts, to get in shape for when we forage our way across Eurasia.

    Turns out you can re-and-re a Series 1 windshield with my child's Swiss Army knife....
  15. Replies
    52
    Views
    4,645

    Oh yeah, I understand the reality of it. There...

    Oh yeah, I understand the reality of it. There will be a time when we are sitting next to a garage in the middle of nowhere, having been towed into town behind a bus, and waiting for 2 or 3 weeks for...
  16. Replies
    52
    Views
    4,645

    OK, I need both of those. When is a convenient...

    OK, I need both of those. When is a convenient time/day for me to come by?
  17. Replies
    52
    Views
    4,645

    Yeah, I am kind of expecting everything to break....

    Yeah, I am kind of expecting everything to break. So since I can't bring spares for everything I will probably bring almost nothing and just roll the dice. It will be interesting to see what parts I...
  18. Replies
    52
    Views
    4,645

    I like that truck, I think I saw it in a magazine...

    I like that truck, I think I saw it in a magazine one time, Toyota underneath right?

    Yeah it will be a tight fit, but we are not camping anywhere cold so we can travel light.

    Trailer is a...
  19. Replies
    52
    Views
    4,645

    Cool. Yes, it's the original side valve 2 litre.

    Cool. Yes, it's the original side valve 2 litre.
  20. Replies
    52
    Views
    4,645

    Yep. Tempted to pick up an old mid 50s Triumph...

    Yep. Tempted to pick up an old mid 50s Triumph motorbike when we are in the UK so people can take turns riding, just for a break from the truck...


    Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
  21. Replies
    52
    Views
    4,645

    Agreed. We will have a set of Maxtracks because...

    Agreed. We will have a set of Maxtracks because they are great for conserving the vehicle. For example camping in a field or away from the roadway, they can make it easy to get through a boggy bit of...
  22. Replies
    52
    Views
    4,645

    I think if we are enroute to Singapore we might...

    I think if we are enroute to Singapore we might need to use Peranakan sarongs.

    ;-)


    Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
  23. Replies
    52
    Views
    4,645

    Good tip on the pump. And there are no seats...

    Good tip on the pump.

    And there are no seats in my truck, so improving the foam should be easy!




    Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
  24. Replies
    52
    Views
    4,645

    Do you have any fuel issues in the 80" when you...

    Do you have any fuel issues in the 80" when you are driving in temps above 100-110F? I am thinking a simple heat-shied (tinfoil) around the fuel line near the carb might help prevent fuel...
  25. Replies
    52
    Views
    4,645

    11, 12, and 14. Three boys. I think it should be...

    11, 12, and 14. Three boys. I think it should be a cool learning experience.
Results 1 to 25 of 500
Page 1 of 20 1 2 3 4