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How I Overland (Overlanding Tips)

Old 10-29-2018, 08:44 AM
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Default How I Overland (Overlanding Tips)

I've just finished a ten part video series on driving the western half of the TransAmerica Trail (TAT) What may be of interest to some, even if watching 2-1/2 hours of overlanding videos isn't your cup of tea, may be the segments that are appended to the end of each of the ten TAT videos. Below is a list of basic overlanding subjects, and direct links to that part of each of the ten videos.

Note that after each video I have a presentation on a variety of topics that may be of interest to Jeep owners, or overlanders in general. The topics, their start times, and a direct link to each segment are listed below:

Part 1, 13:36. Mapping, the products we use in the field, and what we use to process routes and maps before a trip.

Part 2, 15:55. Camera gear used in the field.

Part 3, 13:30. Photo and video editing hardware and software I use in the field and at home.

Part 4, 13:25. Route planning How to create a route in Google Maps and make it suitable for use in Backcountry Navigator.

Part 5, 12:20. Communications gear.

Part 6, 14:41. Electrical system modifications to my Jeep.

Part 7, 13:50. How I use the Nexus 7 Android tablet in my Jeep.

Part 8, 14:58. Modifications Ive done to my Jeep. (Note that communications gear, electrical mods and camp life are addressed separately).

Part 9, 14:18. Camp life.

Part 10, 19:10. Tools and recovery gear I use.

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Old 10-29-2018, 09:47 AM
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Wow, thanks for posting up! Haven't watched yet, but you always make good videos, and these look quite educational. Gonna have to find some time to run through these!
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I'll be binge watching these this evening over a bourbon.....
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I've been watching each one as you posted it. This is REALLY great stuff!!
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Originally Posted by resharp001 View Post
Wow, thanks for posting up! Haven't watched yet, but you always make good videos, and these look quite educational. Gonna have to find some time to run through these!
Mark always posts good stuff.

I especially enjoyed his story about his oil pan skid plate...........
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just subscribed i iwll have to watch these when i get a chance
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