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Old 14th December 2009, 19:55   #301
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Wow..!! Good stuff!
Another one missed!
Sen.., how did you manage to Bump your Bumper...??
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@Rahul -First Gurkha lessons taken from you and improving upon steadily..the improvement means a better understanding of the vehicle and its capacities...
initially I used to be limited by my own capacities not the vehicle's.
@ Sen: You could email me the videos ,I have tools to compress the videos.
@Altohoncho: Though I am a Puneite,my another house being at Baner,I have never got my vehicle serviced at Kasarwadi,though I plan to get it one day at the company for some nagging problems.
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Wow..!! Good stuff!
Another one missed!
Sen.., how did you manage to Bump your Bumper...??
It was after completing one esepcially difficult stretch of slush followed by climb. While Allan and Mohan was busy assisting Tejas in clearing it, I decided to look ahead. I should have done so on foot, but I tried with the car. Bang, I fall into a deep rut and bang my nose in to its wall!

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@Rahul -First Gurkha lessons taken from you and improving upon steadily..the improvement means a better understanding of the vehicle and its capacities...
initially I used to be limited by my own capacities not the vehicle's.
@ Sen: You could email me the videos ,I have tools to compress the videos.
@Altohoncho: Though I am a Puneite,my another house being at Baner,I have never got my vehicle serviced at Kasarwadi,though I plan to get it one day at the company for some nagging problems.
The video files are too large to mail. If possible, could you please suggest some tools to do it, so that I can give it a try at my end.
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Well this is what the plan is:

meeting point is :
Indian Express
plot no el 208
ttc industrial estate
mahape, navi mumbai
Allan : 9833884020
Time: 7:15am sharp
sion circle: 6:30 am sharp

off road for two-three hours, then head for breakfast and back home
we will have to leave the track early since there will be a rush of devotees later to the temple that is en route the track

confirmed so far:
Allan - discovery
dr mohan- gurkha
tejas- classic
sen2009- safari
imran - gypsy
husain - kaiser
carcass?????
ibrahim lonavala - gypsy


please be on time

That's Allan's backyard.....great location...love the stream...wish I could be in Mumbai
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I use a Mac and its easy for me to import any movie in iMovies and resize it.
The "windows" equivalent is the "windows moviemaker application" which you can download. Editing movie clips with this application is easy.
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I use a Mac and its easy for me to import any movie in iMovies and resize it.
The "windows" equivalent is the "windows moviemaker application" which you can download. Editing movie clips with this application is easy.
Ah! another similiarity between us besides the Gurkha! We love our machines
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Hey nice OTR you folks had there with a small gang. There are many +ve's with off-roading with a small gang as you get to know each other quite well and spend time together.

@Tejas: Good to see your first off-roading pictures/experiences.

Maybe you should enlarge this picture and put it up in your clinic. Your patients would love it and have some new found respect for you :-)

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Sen dada where are your videos?
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I will post bthe videos today evening. Got them working through Windows Movie Maker + Divx converter.
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@Tejas: Good to see your first off-roading pictures/experiences.

Maybe you should enlarge this picture and put it up in your clinic. Your patients would love it and have some new found respect for you :-)


My patients will run away.
That snap was clicked by sen. Love it!

EDIT: allan, where are the pics from your camera? Are we on for this sunday as well?

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Tata Safari crossing a Nullah carefully following allan's instructions



Tata Safari climbs a steep gradient




Mahindra Classic and Trax Gurkha crosses a Deep Rut



Safari follows the above two and crosses the same Rut


I also have a file showing the Mud - Incline drive of the Classic. But, I am not being to upload it to youtube - guess it's too large. I'll try to upload again and post the link as and when that gets accomplished.
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Nice videos sen. Keep em coming.

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I also have a file showing the Mud - Incline drive of the Classic.
Please upload it. I need to see the mistakes i made during that section.
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Thanks for taking all the trouble to post the videos.By the way what was the estimate for the repairs of that bumper?
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Mahindra Classic in soft mud - getting stuck and then getting out.

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Mahindra Classic in soft mud - getting stuck and then getting out.
Sen, very treacherous slush coupled with climb. You folks did it.
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