New Route via Reedy Glacier to South Pole

Dez 27


Publiziert am 07:59
Dispatch created from email
My damaged sled is holding up well. But it will need regular maintenance to prevent the cracks from worsening. It has a crack from half way along the hull to the top of the bow, stitched up with pink spectra cord. I've also stitched a strip of plastic butchered from the front bulkhead over the cracked section making contact with the snow so that I retain a semblance of glide. I've dubbed my sled Frankie! But my fingers have paid the price, a little cold damaged from working outside on the dexterous job.

Our last remaining 'ruggedised' solar panel sustained some damage in the sastrugi but Keith managed to wire it together again and it's working, for now. Twenty years ago I was using simple panels that would never have broken under these circumstances. So much stuff is now over-engineered and unnecessarily complicated.

20km in 9 hours but our final session was relatively good, a harbinger of abating sastrugi we hope.


Pics of Rob's icy face and Keith working on the panel

  • Name: Camp 20
  • Höhe: 2815 m
  • Breitengrad: 87° 3815South
  • Längengrad: 126° 5358West


  • Report as abuse...
    2024-07-24 14:49:05 seo says: Superior post, keep up with this exceptional work. It's nice to know that this topic is being also covered on this web site so cheers for taking the time to discuss this! Thanks again and again! thruster exchange
  • Report as abuse...
    2024-07-23 06:46:40 seo says: Excellent website! I adore how it is easy on my eyes it is. I am questioning how I might be notified whenever a new post has been made. Looking for more new updates. Have a great day! 借錢 situs kantorbola raja neko slot 총판커뮤니티 Diana4d
  • Report as abuse...
    2024-07-22 15:25:05 daa says: The historical accuracy in some Chinese series is commendable. You can tell a lot of research goes into making sure the details are right. It makes watching them an enriching experience. บ้านซีรีย์
  • Report as abuse...
    2024-07-22 10:38:13 United States says: You can have peace of mind knowing that you are dealing with a reputable and responsible financial institution. licensed money lender Tanjong Pagar
  • Report as abuse...
    2024-07-22 09:18:17 United States says: Quick access to funds: Licensed money lenders in Singapore offer quick approval and disbursement of funds, making them an excellent option for those in urgent need of financial assistance. Licensed money lender directory Singapore
  • Report as abuse...
    2024-07-22 08:09:23 United States says: Read Customer Reviews: Look for reviews and testimonials from previous clients to gauge the reputation and reliability of the money lender. licensed money lender ubi
  • Report as abuse...
    2024-07-22 06:31:14 dsacxz says: By following the tips outlined in this guide, you can find a reputable and trustworthy money lender to help you with your financial needs. licensed money lender Geylang
  • Report as abuse...
    2024-07-22 06:20:56 das says: Excellent Customer Service: A reputable money lender will prioritize customer service and provide you with personalized assistance throughout the loan application process. licensed money lender in Singapore
  • Report as abuse...
    2024-07-22 06:13:10 United States says: Start your search for the best licensed money lender in Singapore today! list of licensed money lender in Singapore
  • Report as abuse...
    2024-07-22 06:09:05 das says: A personal loan is a type of unsecured loan that does not require you to put up any collateral. This means that you can borrow money based on your creditworthiness and ability to repay. apply personal loan in Singapore
  • Report as abuse...
    2024-07-22 06:00:36 d says: Consumer protection: Licensed lenders are regulated to protect consumers from predatory lending practices. highly rated payday loan Singapore
  • More...

Add Comment

Notify this dispatch to subscribers?