New member Russtic

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Russtic
Junior Member
Junior Member
Posts: 11
Joined: 08 Dec 2020 22:02
Full Name: Russell Furlong
Nickname: Russell Furlong
Home Town: Johannesburg
Current 4x4: Y60 petrol
Home Language: English
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New member Russtic

Post by Russtic »

Good afternoon all, been lurking on the site for some time now, just bought a 4.2 GQ petrol, guessed it was time to join the community...

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1. Name: Full Name (Nickname/Registered Name)
Russell Furlong (Russtic)

2. Birthday and Age:
21 Feb 1972 48

3. Town and Country of residence:
Boksburg ZA

4. Home Language:
English

5. Occupation/Business:
Yacht delivery skipper

6. Family status:
Involved

7. Membership - Other 4X4 Clubs and Forums:
Wild dog adventure riding

8. Current 4x4
Patrol y60 petrol

9. Current Mods:
ARB bumper, warn winch, snorkel and frontrunner rack

10. Mods on wish list:
Underbody protection

11. Vehicle on wish list:
4.8 troll

12. Previous 4x4's:
Nissan hardbody 3L v6
Susuki Jimny

13. Last 3 offroad or overland destinations:
Kungweni
De Wildt
Blouberg nature reserve

14. Your favourite destination:
Blouberg

15. Other hobbies:
Archery, sailing, camping

16. GPSr and Map Data used:
Paper

17. Rate your 4X4 and overlanding experience:
Beginner to intermediate
Last edited by Russtic on 09 Dec 2020 21:04, edited 1 time in total.

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SCUBA Patrol
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Posts: 457
Joined: 08 Apr 2009 11:15
Full Name: Phillip Jacobs
Nickname: Phillip
Home Town: Cape Town (Stellenbosch)
Current 4x4: Patrol 2006 3l diesel(die eerste Voetspore een)
Home Language: Afrikaans
Location: Cape Town, Stellenbosch (Paradyskloof)
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Re: New member Russtic

Post by SCUBA Patrol »

Welcome, See you're also a 72 model good year to start of...... How do you deliver yachts from Boksburg? :surprised: would love to do that work
Phillip
2006 3l with MADMAN

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Peter Connan
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Joined: 10 Sep 2010 07:21
Full Name: Peter Connan
Nickname: Piet
Home Town: Kempton Park
Current 4x4: 1996 Patrol 4.5SGL
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Re: New member Russtic

Post by Peter Connan »

Welcome Russel

Do you shoot modern compound bows or the older stuff? Shot some compound bow for a while until I realised it was more expensive than shooting a rifle. Kept hitting my arrows...
Mag ons ons kenniskry met lekkerkry aanhoukry.

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Full Name: Pieter Botha
Nickname: Pieter
Home Town: Alberton
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Re: New member Russtic

Post by Pieter B »

:welcomewave:

Russtic
Junior Member
Junior Member
Posts: 11
Joined: 08 Dec 2020 22:02
Full Name: Russell Furlong
Nickname: Russell Furlong
Home Town: Johannesburg
Current 4x4: Y60 petrol
Home Language: English
Has thanked: 4 times
Been thanked: 3 times

Re: New member Russtic

Post by Russtic »

Thanks folks, Scuba it normally involves a flight then a sail, then another flight

Peter. I shoot both, finding compound way easier to master easier on the shoulders and fingers to.

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Kagiso II
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Posts: 3810
Joined: 10 Jun 2009 16:58
Full Name: Mac Mc Menamin
Nickname: Oom Mac [Uncle Mac] [Uncle] [Oompie] Kagiso
Home Town: BrentwoodPark, Benoni
Current 4x4: 1982 Datsun Safari 2,8 aka LOBO; [1,300,000 Km verby !]
'99 PATROL 4,2 diesel.
2012 Jimny [SWAMBO se Kantoor-toe]
Home Language: AFRIKAANS
Location: Benoni and wherever the Outreach takes me.
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Re: New member Russtic

Post by Kagiso II »

Great stuff - glad you joined up. Now you can ask ALL the questions
Don't bring God down to your level of faith ... bring your faith up to His level!

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hugejp
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Patrolman 1000+
Posts: 2304
Joined: 21 Oct 2014 21:01
Full Name: JP Viviers
Nickname: Oupoot
Home Town: JHB
Current 4x4: THE PATROL COLLECTION
2004 4.8 GRX TURBO "Tinkerbell"
2003 TD42T GRX "The Coal Roller"
Home Language: Half & Half
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Re: New member Russtic

Post by hugejp »

:welcomewave:
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You CAN with a NISSAN!

Jy KAN met 'n DATSUN!

Russtic
Junior Member
Junior Member
Posts: 11
Joined: 08 Dec 2020 22:02
Full Name: Russell Furlong
Nickname: Russell Furlong
Home Town: Johannesburg
Current 4x4: Y60 petrol
Home Language: English
Has thanked: 4 times
Been thanked: 3 times

Re: New member Russtic

Post by Russtic »

Russtic wrote:
09 Dec 2020 14:12
Good afternoon all, been lurking on the site for some time now, just bought a 4.2 GQ petrol, guessed it was time to join the community...

----------
1. Name: Full Name (Nickname/Registered Name)
Russell Furlong (Russtic)

2. Birthday and Age:
21 Feb 1972 48

3. Town and Country of residence:
Boksburg ZA

4. Home Language:
English

5. Occupation/Business:
Yacht delivery skipper

6. Family status:
Involved

7. Membership - Other 4X4 Clubs and Forums:
Wild dog adventure riding

8. Current 4x4
Patrol y60 petrol

9. Current Mods:
ARB bumper, warn winch, snorkel and frontrunner rack

10. Mods on wish list:
Underbody protection

11. Vehicle on wish list:
4.8 troll

12. Previous 4x4's:
Nissan hardbody 3L v6
Susuki Jimny

13. Last 3 offroad or overland destinations:
Kungweni
De Wildt
Blouberg nature reserve

14. Your favourite destination:
Blouberg

15. Other hobbies:
Archery, sailing, camping

16. GPSr and Map Data used:
Paper

17. Rate your 4X4 and overlanding experience:
Beginner to intermediate

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Digger
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Posts: 29
Joined: 15 Nov 2020 18:52
Full Name: Graeme Bath
Nickname: G
Home Town: Delmas
Current 4x4: 1998 Patrol 4.5 GL
Home Language: English
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Re: New member Russtic

Post by Digger »

:welcomewave:

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Tinus lotz
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Toyota 2.7 legend 35 LWB 4X4
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Re: New member Russtic

Post by Tinus lotz »

Welkcome man

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