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Hand winch vs Electric winch
Posted in Defensive Driving, Safety

Hand winch vs Electric winch

If you only use a winch once or twice a year this may be worth looking at, buying a hand winch ($300.00) is a cheaper option to a bull bar ($3000.00) mounted electric winch ($2500.00). You will still need a full recovery kit, straps, shackles.Some of the upside to a hand winch is you don’t need a bull…

Davina tells her story about remote driving
Posted in Defensive Driving

Davina tells her story about remote driving

Watch the video its a good insight to the 4WD training.  Davina explains the values of a good 4WD course and learns a few tricks and helpful insights into driving on dirt roads, water crossings and changing tyres.  Honest, frank opinion about training.Driver tips from a remopte expereienced driver. …

Intelligent way to load quad bike
Posted in Safety

Intelligent way to load quad bike

When it comes to quad bikes use you brain, have a look at this it will help you.  There are a few things that make this safer firstly, lock the ramps with pins this will stop the ramps falling over. Park ute so its near embankment so the ramps are not steep, this will calm the rider down if they nervous.…

JT Jonathan Thurston in Darwin
Posted in Safety, Awards

JT Jonathan Thurston in Darwin

Jonathan Thurston (JT) a footy legend was in Darwin for 9th. Aboriginal Economic Conference, he gave a great talk and encouraged many people to believe in themselves.  JT ex rugby league footy player spends alot of his time helping other people.  "I had the pleasure of meeting Jonathan Thurston after…

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Tractor Training Skid Steer

You can steer a tractor with back wheels, watch the video.  Some tractors have the skidsteer option.  Tractors can be dangerous as a number of people each year are killed working in the rural area, doing a course can make it safer.