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Stage C, Part II The MOVIE!

Well worth the wait, here is the second installment of stage C, still staring Christy! Features include 4by4’s first attempt at rhyming, the systematic critique and subsequent dismisal of a Chilean Ferry and of course, the escape from Aysen and the “Troubles!”   Enjoy!

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Babe Listed In “Stable” Condition After Taking Contact

12-May-2012, Chivay, Peru.  Babe is listed as stable after taking a rock in the windshield at 1700hrs. The crew stabilized babe at the location with an emergency field perforation of the windshield, allowing the crew to attempt to move Babe to better facilities. The situation deteriorated when the only bridge available turned out to be […]

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Stage C, The Movie, Part-I

So its been a while since our last movie… Yeah Zach, what gives? So ok guys, I know its tough to understand, but you got to believe that this trip has been heating up.  And with more heat there has been more and more action.  More and more action means longer movies and less time […]

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Babe Survives Flooding

I arrived today in Punta Arenas which has just been hit by days of continuous rain and is currently underwater.  Fotunately Babe was parked high and mostly dry in the SLB base in Punta Arenas   http://en.mercopress.com/2012/03/13/exceptional-rainfall-and-flash-floods-leave-punta-arenas-under-water   Babe was happy to see me and started first time.  We are currently in Punta Arenas and […]

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Una Prueba (Captain’s Challenge #1)

Hello all. I am not in South America. Quite the opposite, actually. But like you* I’ve invested time, (mental) energy, and money into this incredible adventure – and harbor a healthy suspicion that the Captain is planning to run away, marry into a tribe deep within the Amazonian jungle, and retrofit Babe to navigate rivers. […]

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Stage A Complete

Given my legally-illiterate status, I had promised all of you to leave the dry words to more able wordsmiths than I.  Instead I planned to make exciting video montages allowing all of you to see firsthand how life unfolds on the road. Over the past few weeks, a lot has happened. A lot of video has […]

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Bienvenidos a Buenos Aires

After nearly a month cooped up in a dusty container, Babe  was reunited with Captain Zach (who had spent a week out an about in Cape Town) in Buenos Aires.  It’s been no bed of roses, but thanks to the hard work of all involved it has been smooth and fruitful.  A particularly Special Thanks […]

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