New member from Fochville

Please tell us about yourself :-)
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Joined: 15 Oct 2019 16:44
Full Name: Lafras Lamprecht
Nickname: Lafras
Home Town: Fochville
Current 4x4: Nissan Patrol 3.0DI GL
Home Language: Afrikaans
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New member from Fochville

Post by Lafras » 16 Oct 2019 13:27

Hi All
New to the forum, however i have been reading through the posts quite often. Getting some great advice.
Bought my first Patrol last year and loving it!

1. Name: Full Name (Nickname/Registered Name) Lafras Lamprecht
2. Birthday and Age: 10/01/91 (28)
3. Town and Country of residence: Fochville, South Africa
4. Home Language: Afrikaans
5. Occupation/Business: Engineer
6. Family status: Single
7. Membership - Other 4X4 Clubs and Forums: None
8. Current 4x4: Nissan Patrol Y61 3.0DI GL
9. Current Mods: Front runner roofrack
10. Mods on wish list: ARB Bullbar, Outback Extreme rear bar, Drawer system etc... (long list)
11. Vehicle on wish list: Happy with my Patrol
12. Previous 4x4's: Drove a Discover 2 quite often.
13. Last 3 offroad or overland destinations: Botswana
14. Your favourite destination:
15. Other hobbies: Scuba Diving
16. GPSr and Map Data used: Nuvi
17. Rate your 4X4 and overlanding experience: Novice
18. Online Photo Site:
19. Photos of you and your Vehicle:

Planning a trip for this December to Botswana, Zambia, Tanzania, Uganda, Malawi and Zimbabwe all in 36 days...
Looking forward to it!! But have a lot to still get done.
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Posts: 257
Joined: 08 Mar 2017 11:27
Full Name: Brent Harris
Nickname: Bre
Home Town: Bellville
Current 4x4: 1999 Nissan Patrol 4.5 GRX
2000 Nissan Terrano II 2.7 TDi Sport
2003 Nissan Hardbody 3.3 SEL DC 4x4
Home Language: English
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Re: New member from Fochville

Post by Bre » 16 Oct 2019 13:33

Welkom by ons Lafras :welcomewave:

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Posts: 1854
Joined: 21 Oct 2014 21:01
Full Name: JP Viviers
Nickname: Oupoot
Home Town: JHB
2004 4.8 GRX TURBO "Tinkerbell"
2003 TD42T GRX "The Coal Roller"
Home Language: Half & Half
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Re: New member from Fochville

Post by hugejp » 16 Oct 2019 13:35


You CAN with a NISSAN!

Jy KAN met 'n DATSUN!

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Patrolman 1000+
Posts: 6341
Joined: 13 Jan 2010 11:16
Full Name: Cedric Warner
Nickname: Cedric
Home Town: Alberton Gauteng
Current 4x4: '99 Nissan Patrol 4.2 Turbo Diesel
Home Language: English
Location: LA..... No not Los Angles ..... Lower Alberton, Gauteng
Has thanked: 349 times
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Re: New member from Fochville

Post by ricster » 16 Oct 2019 14:34

Welcome to the Patrol family !!!!
:welcomewave: :welcomewave: :welcomewave:
Nissan Patrol GL 4.2 Diesel Turbo (Iron Maiden)
Nissan SANI 3.0 V6 4x4 (SOLD)
Isuzu KB 280 DT 2x4 ('ol Smokey) - SOLD
Suzuki TL 1000R "V twin" (Growler) - SOLD

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Tinus lotz
Posts: 7645
Joined: 29 Aug 2010 13:07
Full Name: Tinus lotz
Nickname: Tinus lotz
Home Town: Centurion
Current 4x4: Nissan patrol 4.8 GRX 2005

Toyota 2.7 legend 35 LWB 4X4
Home Language: Afrikaans
Has thanked: 648 times
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Re: New member from Fochville

Post by Tinus lotz » 16 Oct 2019 15:56

:woo: :welcomewave:

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Senior Member
Posts: 135
Joined: 02 Jun 2011 16:12
Full Name: Lawrence
Nickname: Sweetlips
Home Town: Paarl
Current 4x4: 2006 4.8 GRX
Home Language: English
Has thanked: 16 times
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Re: New member from Fochville

Post by Sweetlips » 16 Oct 2019 16:46

Welcome to the patrol family.

As you have seen, here are so wise guys that is full of knowledge.
Life's a journey, enjoy the ride!!!

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Posts: 1570
Joined: 12 Jan 2015 13:26
Full Name: Ian de Villiers
Nickname: Ian
Home Town: Brits
Current 4x4: Nissan Patrol 4.5 GRX
Nissan Patrol 4.8 GRX
Home Language: English
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Re: New member from Fochville

Post by iandvl » 16 Oct 2019 17:20

Welcome. Nice looking truck. :)

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Posts: 358
Joined: 13 Sep 2010 10:40
Full Name: Wilhelm van Rooyen
Nickname: Wilhelm
Home Town: Secunda
Current 4x4: The 4.5 Turbo
SWAMBO - 2007 Jimny
Home Language: Afrikaans
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Re: New member from Fochville

Post by XenoBlitz » 16 Oct 2019 17:26

Welkome to the family boet. :welcomewave:
May the road be long.. and dirty.
The 4.5 Turbo

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Peter Connan
Posts: 5813
Joined: 10 Sep 2010 07:21
Full Name: Peter Connan
Nickname: Piet
Home Town: Kempton Park
Current 4x4: 1996 Patrol 4.5SGL
Home Language: Afrikaans
Location: Kempton Park
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Re: New member from Fochville

Post by Peter Connan » 16 Oct 2019 17:48

Baie welkom
Mag ons ons kenniskry met lekkerkry aanhoukry.

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Posts: 528
Joined: 13 Sep 2011 15:47
Full Name: David vd Merwe
Nickname: David - Hillbilly
Home Town: Carletonville
Current 4x4: 1997 2.7TD Nissan Sani Mk3 4x4 SFA (SAFANI)
Home Language: English/Afrikaans
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Re: New member from Fochville

Post by davidvdm » 16 Oct 2019 18:14

Welcome, and nice rig that. I'm pretty sure I saw that Patrol close to President last week. Can't be many of them in Fochville.
David - Bfreesani
1997 Nissan Sani MK3 2.7TD - Hillbilly (SAFANI)
MQ H260 LSD Rear
MQ Transfer as second low range
5" Lift
33"x12.5x15" tires on 8.5J rims - Want 35's
DIY rock sliders
DIY Snorkel
Madman EMS

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