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    Today I want to introduce you to another website I have been following over the past few weeks. Two lads from Buckinghamshire, Tom Picton and Carl James, are driving from England to Die Hel near Cape Town in South Africa,…

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    Last week I posted how to fit a Land Rover Defender dog guard. Now this week, I will take you through a further modification of the dog guard to make a full bulkhead. I am building my Land Rover for…

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