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  • keith Posts: 1745
    Perth West Aust {SOR}
    Motor Head keith
    14 Mar 2019 05:20 PM
    Quoting steelo on 14 Mar 2019 05:01 PM
    I can't keep up!! I'd already gotten used to the F250..
    Still, it's early days

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    Agree Steel , always room to upsize.
  • rodders Posts: 5798
    Victoria
    Forum Legend rodders
    14 Mar 2019 07:58 PM
    Quoting steelo on 14 Mar 2019 05:01 PM
    I can't keep up!! I'd already gotten used to the F250..
    Still, it's early days

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    Agree Steel , always room to upsize.

    They're good models to start with.

    But I'll raise you.



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  • Far Canal Posts: 1548
    Motor Head Far Canal
    14 Mar 2019 08:20 PM
    Sheet!, these are all much bigger than the house with foundations I live in.
    Great heckling.

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  • steelo Posts: 2309
    Adelaide
    Motor Head steelo
    14 Mar 2019 08:28 PM
    Going to take a bit longer than 4 years now
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  • Far Canal Posts: 1548
    Motor Head Far Canal
    14 Mar 2019 08:44 PM
    Need to take a big vacuum cleaner with you to clean this one on the road.

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  • bloodog Posts: 1423
    Alice Springs NT
    Performance Poster bloodog
    14 Mar 2019 08:45 PM
    Lofty I live in Alice Springs contact me on here for anything bro 
    My home is open to you and your family if passing through my country
    Hope you like VB cans and bourbon small fire and the misses cooking 
  • B0GN Posts: 344
    South Oz
    Stage 1 Poster B0GN
    15 Mar 2019 11:50 AM
    FARK!!! Jesus Lofty, you don’t do anything by half do ya :-)  The Iveco really does look n sound like the business. 
  • LOFTYBOB Posts: 3831
    Strength in Unity
    Forum Legend LOFTYBOB
    23 Mar 2019 01:26 PM
    Quoting bloodog on 14 Mar 2019 08:45 PM
    Lofty I live in Alice Springs contact me on here for anything bro 
    My home is open to you and your family if passing through my country
    Hope you like VB cans and bourbon small fire and the misses cooking 
    Will do mate, probably another year before we hit the Alice, but will catch up
  • LOFTYBOB Posts: 3831
    Strength in Unity
    Forum Legend LOFTYBOB
    23 Mar 2019 01:29 PM
    Graphics have started to be applied to the truck and Van, and looking good so far.


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  • LOFTYBOB Posts: 3831
    Strength in Unity
    Forum Legend LOFTYBOB
    23 Mar 2019 01:29 PM
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  • Baloffski Posts: 1599
    Victoria
    Motor Head Baloffski
    23 Mar 2019 01:33 PM
    Don"t know if any of you guys are old enough to remember the movie, with Lucille Ball and Desi Arnez, the big caravan or something similar. 
    "There goes Lofty"! 
  • SONNY D Posts: 399
    brisbane
    Stage 1 Poster SONNY D
    24 Mar 2019 10:15 AM
    Quoting Baloffski on 23 Mar 2019 01:33 PM
    Don"t know if any of you guys are old enough to remember the movie, with Lucille Ball and Desi Arnez, the big caravan or something similar. 
    "There goes Lofty"! 
    i remember that movie it was called " the long long trailer".... hope LOFTYBOB's travels are a little less eventful :)
  • steelo Posts: 2309
    Adelaide
    Motor Head steelo
    24 Mar 2019 10:17 AM
    He should be OK as long as the missus doesn't decide to collect rocks at every stop.
  • LOFTYBOB Posts: 3831
    Strength in Unity
    Forum Legend LOFTYBOB
    24 Mar 2019 08:50 PM
    Quoting steelo on 24 Mar 2019 10:17 AM
    He should be OK as long as the missus doesn't decide to collect rocks at every stop.
    We have 2 tons of load Capacity now, should be good
  • Nutty Posts: 275
    Stage 1 Poster Nutty
    25 Mar 2019 09:24 AM
    Is the Iveco a 3 litre, 4 cyl diesel Bob?
    7.3 Powerstroke V8s pull pretty well, we have one to deliver SUPRA boats, it can't even feel them on the back. 
  • LOFTYBOB Posts: 3831
    Strength in Unity
    Forum Legend LOFTYBOB
    25 Mar 2019 10:58 AM
    Quoting Nutty on 25 Mar 2019 09:24 AM
    Is the Iveco a 3 litre, 4 cyl diesel Bob?
    7.3 Powerstroke V8s pull pretty well, we have one to deliver SUPRA boats, it can't even feel them on the back. 
    It is a 3L turbo diesel, but the 210HP version, funny thing is it pulls the fiver better than the 7.3 did?
    Just delivered it to get the solar system installed, 1.7 KW system. Getting a new 208L twin compressor fridge installed as well.



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  • brucefxdl Posts: 1019
    south west victoria
    Performance Poster brucefxdl
    25 Mar 2019 09:35 PM
    Quoting steelo on 24 Mar 2019 10:17 AM
    He should be OK as long as the missus doesn't decide to collect rocks at every stop.
    Quoting LOFTYBOB on 24 Mar 2019 08:50 PM
    We have 2 tons of load Capacity now, should be good
    took a trip to birdsville a few years ago....youngest son [ 10 at the time ] started his rock collection,plenty of ballast in the cruiser by the end of the trip.
  • Rivo Posts: 59
    Perth Western Australia
    Stock Poster Rivo
    27 Mar 2019 09:18 PM
    Great looking rig Lofty, do you plan on putting matching decals on the 5th wheeler ?....................would finish it off nicely IMO


    I hope you start a thread once you start your big adventure, and keep us updated
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