Caring for Your Roof Top Tent

How to Open a Roof Top Tent

Land Rover
OBD Codes

Modifying Your
New 4x4

Overlanding
Gear List

Winching Worksheet

3-link suspension comparison


Welcome to the resources section of Pangaea Expeditions. Here you will find information on preparing for your next great adventure including equipment reviews, installation reports, white papers, and packing lists for vehicle based exploring.

Look around. Hopefully you'll find some useful information to inspire you for your "trip of a lifetime".

 

Caring For Your
Roof Top Tent

You've just made a large investment in a cool but expensive roof top tent. Here's how to properly maintain the tent, and ensure that it will give you trouble free use for years to come. Learn more...


How to Open a
Roof Top Tent

In the first of an ongoing series of video tutorials, we provide you with a brief demonstration on the quick and easy process of how to open a roof top tent. Learn more...


Land Rover OBD CODES

OBD I equipped Land Rovers provide a handy code reader on board the vehicle. Unfortunately, the reader spits out 2 digit codes that are essentially meaningless unless you know what those codes correspond to. This article is a handy guide to deciphering those codes and getting your Land Rover Discovery, Defender or Range Rover running smoothly again. Learn more...


Modifying Your
New 4x4

For many four wheeling and overlanding neophytes, the assortment of vehicle accessories available can be a bit daunting. While you want to get the most out performance out of your vehicle on the trail, the question of where to best spend your money can be a difficult one. We try to provide a simple handy guide to get you started on the path to overlanding nirvana. Learn more...


Overlanding
Gear List

Packing for an overland trip is dependant upon where you're going, at what time of year and how you're traveling. Making a checklist also helps prevent forgotten items. It is a horrible feeling setting up camp and realizing that your can opener or sleeping bag are sitting on the floor in the garage. What follows is a basic packing list that we use for our backcountry and overland adventures. Learn more...


Winching Worksheet

Vehicle recovery and winching can be a complicated endeavor. Safety is of paramount importance one of the most critical aspects is ensuring that you have the proper rigging and equipment in place for a given recovery situation. We explore the basic factors in stuck vehicle situations and how to calculate the loads required to extract the vehicle. Learn more...


3-link Suspension
Comparison

The Land Rover rear suspension is highly compliant and it is easy to add substantial articulation to it. Unfortunately, adding equal travel to the stiff front suspension is a bit more challenging. Safari Gard's innovative solution was to completely replace the linkage with a new and different design, thus the birth of the 3-link suspension. We provide a brief side by side photo comparison of the 3-link versus the stock 2-link suspension as well as our opinion of the two set ups. Learn more...

 



     

 

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