Mandatory Recovery Gear
Members vehicles must be roadworthy W.A. licensed and minimum Third Party Property insured, with the following MANDATORY equipment fitted and carried on ALL club trips.
Adequate approved recovery points to the front and rear of the vehicle. (if possible)
Two rated shackles, with a minimum of 3.25t SWL (safe working load) capacity.
Snatch strap & dampener or similar to prevent recoil
Fire extinguisher – easily accessible, check condition & expiry date regularly.
Tyre pump & pressure gauge
Long handle shovel
U.H.F. Radio (in car 5 watt)
Jack plate – 300x300x25mm plywood or 300x300x50mm timber
Hi – lift jack (if suitable for vehicle) or bull bag (air – jack)
Spare key & immobiliser control
Spare drive belts ( `V’ belts )
Spare radiator hoses and other appropriate hoses for the vehicle
Tarpaulin – for bonnet blind (inc ropes)
Axe or log saw
Roll of 3mm electric wire
Insulation tape, gaffa tape, etc etc
Note paper & pencil
Tow rope or chain and shackles
Tyre repair kit
Spare injector (diesel)
Spark plug (petrol)
Coil (if appropriate)
Points (if appropriate)
Distributor cap & leads (if appropriate)
Front wheel bearings
More items may be added to this list as may be deemed necessary,
e.g .for extended trips or into remote areas.