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Old 13th April 2010, 15:02   #16
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Still it will be super hot. Any way good trails santosh. lets see if there is something that we can do here.

My baby is still not ready for such stern tests. Otherwise i would have come.


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Old 13th April 2010, 15:32   #17
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... not ready for such stern tests.
Babu, this trail is not even 10% of the avalakondu trail!! It is just for fun we found this to satisfy our OTR appetite.
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Old 14th April 2010, 02:15   #18
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any update on the meet ? is it confirmed ??
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Old 17th April 2010, 13:11   #19
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Default Some more of Hosur trail coming up...

My CJ got royally stuck in softest of soft clay and I had to abandon the Jeep and rush to hosur town and BUY 1 nylon tow cable, 2 D-Shackle (3.5Ton), 2 two-foot steel cable. Costed 2300Rs for all

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Few video's of today.





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Old 17th April 2010, 14:40   #21
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My CJ got royally stuck in softest of soft clay and I had to abandon the Jeep and rush to hosur town and BUY 1 nylon tow cable, 2 D-Shackle (3.5Ton), 2 two-foot steel cable. Costed 2300Rs for all
Santosh,
I am glad you could recover the vehicle with just a pair of cables and D hooks. As far as i can see the pics, you should never throw a stone into the pit to judge the dept of the pit. YOU MUST WALK INTO IT FIRST!

A stick or a stone will not show the soft underfoot conditions. Only your foot will know. If you cannot barely stand there your jeep wouldn't.
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Old 17th April 2010, 20:31   #22
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Guys really missed all the action today. I had to go to Airport to pick my friend.

@Vinod - +1.
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Old 17th April 2010, 20:37   #23
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That is the slowest form of getting stuck I have ever seen in a video! And the music adds to the wait ;-)

The terrain looks very "virgin". I would recommend that any organised OTR effort is not beyond 7 vehicles at a week-end.

Just does not make sense to go and ravage such land in huge numbers.
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Old 18th April 2010, 18:44   #24
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V_N, I learnt it the hard way. But what better excuse to kick myself to buy the most basic of Jeeping accessories.

Venkat - Read on, Dwarak and Giri joined us today and we had a blast, except for my buddies' Red CJ3B busted the crankcase drain bolt, and we spotted it immediately and stopped the Jeep right there and towed it out.

Pics here.
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I will load all the video's in a few hours. Also, I will post a write up of the day asap...
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Default Pics - Lots of them... Hope to make this into a Pucca OTR Trail after Rains :)

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Old 18th April 2010, 19:13   #26
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Old 18th April 2010, 19:30   #27
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watching all these wonderful pictures & videos, i must say that U people must have enjoyed a lot
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Old 18th April 2010, 20:20   #28
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Old 19th April 2010, 08:22   #29
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Default Video's of the day...

Giri Gunning it



CJ340 in gutters



CJ340 on rocks



Classic Stuck



Classic in gutters



Towing and going into clay myself



More gutters



CJ340 in a Descend



CJ340 hill climb



CJ340 Jumping... MY 1st jump

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Old 19th April 2010, 09:02   #30
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watching all these wonderful pictures & videos, i must say that U people must have enjoyed a lot

Yup we had a great day sterday ... !!!

We miss our red CJ3B as it was not drivable within 30mins from the start.
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