Recent Topics
Auto oil vs motorcycle
by Tapman. 11/22/18 02:58 AM
Angle grinder wheel that grinds screws
by JHZR2. 11/21/18 09:13 PM
Accident update
by aquariuscsm. 11/21/18 08:36 PM
F1 - 2018 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix
by gofast182. 11/21/18 08:29 PM
Coffee!
by RayCJ. 11/21/18 08:27 PM
TORNADOR Air Gun
by Vern_in_IL. 11/21/18 08:10 PM
Have a Happy and Blessed Thanksgiving.
by PimTac. 11/21/18 07:51 PM
Low Viscosity doesn't have to mean low quality
by StevieC. 11/21/18 07:16 PM
Broken spark plug.
by Hemispheres. 11/21/18 06:56 PM
SiriusXm
by loneryder. 11/21/18 06:54 PM
New Surround A/V Receiver - Brand/model suggestions?
by 92saturnsl2. 11/21/18 06:48 PM
Weathertech floor mats worth it?
by ZZman. 11/21/18 05:11 PM
Do NOT buy Ultra Power O2 sensors!
by Klutch9. 11/21/18 05:00 PM
Is Irv Gordon haunting his old Volvo?
by fcjeep. 11/21/18 04:42 PM
Best way to clean inside glass
by 007. 11/21/18 04:20 PM
PP 0w20 5 Quart for $11.99 After Rebate
by dmiko. 11/21/18 04:15 PM
Impromptu Airshow
by Win. 11/21/18 04:10 PM
Higher oil consumption with synthetic oil
by RDY4WAR. 11/21/18 02:34 PM
Newest Members
hamburger, TatDexter, F239141, Tinkladraskis, fusion66
66494 Registered Users
Who's Online Now
25 registered members (Donald1953, dnewton3, bbhero, BobsArmory, daves87rs, 3 invisible), 834 guests, and 32 spiders.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Forum Statistics
Forums67
Topics293,983
Posts4,907,154
Members66,494
Most Online2,553
Oct 27th, 2018
Donate to BITOG
Previous Thread
Next Thread
Print Thread
Hop To
1300 lb Croc caught in OZ! #4810789
07/10/18 09:15 PM
07/10/18 09:15 PM
Joined: Jan 2011
Posts: 3,137
PV Az
AZjeff Offline OP
AZjeff  Offline OP
Joined: Jan 2011
Posts: 3,137
PV Az
Took them 10 years to catch it. BIG OZ croc

Too bad Steve wasn't around to take care of it. Crikey Mate.


86 Samurai 1.3 leftovers
14 RAV4 2.5 5W-20 PP
16 Silverado 1500 4.3, DI, AFM 5W-30 PP

The most important thing to do in your life is to not interfere with someone else's life. - Frank Zappa

Re: 1300 lb Croc caught in OZ! [Re: AZjeff] #4810790
07/10/18 09:16 PM
07/10/18 09:16 PM
Joined: Oct 2014
Posts: 12,328
Idaho
CT8 Offline
CT8  Offline
Joined: Oct 2014
Posts: 12,328
Idaho
Everything is huge and deadly in Aus.


2015 Ford F150 2.7
2018 Ford F350 6.2
Re: 1300 lb Croc caught in OZ! [Re: AZjeff] #4810793
07/10/18 09:23 PM
07/10/18 09:23 PM
Joined: Mar 2017
Posts: 6,143
...
PimTac Offline
PimTac  Offline
Joined: Mar 2017
Posts: 6,143
...
Was Mick Dundee the one who caught it?


Cannot see signatures any longer so it doesn’t matter.
Re: 1300 lb Croc caught in OZ! [Re: AZjeff] #4810795
07/10/18 09:24 PM
07/10/18 09:24 PM
Joined: May 2012
Posts: 953
Rio Rancho, NM
Pajero Offline
Pajero  Offline
Joined: May 2012
Posts: 953
Rio Rancho, NM
Alligators never bothered me. Crocodiles are a different beast!

The last of the large reptiles....


Respectfully,

Pajero!


Always remember "Planned obsolescence."

1994 Montero SR 3.5 DOHC, 133,xxx
Fram Ultra/ Snorkel with Pre-filter
K-9-Co-pilot
Re: 1300 lb Croc caught in OZ! [Re: AZjeff] #4810829
07/10/18 10:02 PM
07/10/18 10:02 PM
Joined: Jan 2004
Posts: 4,338
California
nthach Offline
nthach  Offline
Joined: Jan 2004
Posts: 4,338
California
Wow.

Australia isn't as dense as most of the Asia Pacific region - most of their population is on the coasts. The Northern Territory isn't a huge population center - which this croc happily spent his life in the marshlands/mangroves there.

Re: 1300 lb Croc caught in OZ! [Re: AZjeff] #4810886
07/11/18 12:33 AM
07/11/18 12:33 AM
Joined: Dec 2002
Posts: 41,419
'Stralia
Shannow Online content
Shannow  Online Content
Joined: Dec 2002
Posts: 41,419
'Stralia
It's a baby...900Kg 1,900lb crocs have been caught in the past.

closest I've come to a man eating crocodile was trying crocodile jerky...that stuff is pure filth.

Re: 1300 lb Croc caught in OZ! [Re: AZjeff] #4810927
07/11/18 03:58 AM
07/11/18 03:58 AM
Joined: May 2018
Posts: 1,390
Tri State Conservative
Zee09 Offline
Zee09  Offline
Joined: May 2018
Posts: 1,390
Tri State Conservative
I think your HW95 could have taken it!


"If I walked on water, they'd say I couldn't swim."
Re: 1300 lb Croc caught in OZ! [Re: PimTac] #4810994
07/11/18 06:53 AM
07/11/18 06:53 AM
Joined: Aug 2011
Posts: 3,378
Chicago,IL,USA
pandus13 Offline
pandus13  Offline
Joined: Aug 2011
Posts: 3,378
Chicago,IL,USA
Originally Posted By: PimTac
Was Mick Dundee the one who caught it?

[off-topic]
Nah, That's a knife!

Nope, He's busy (still) fighting the australian gov on his taxes....

Incidentally they will do a "Dundee's Son" movie this year.
Stunning aussie blonde would play in it. It rhymes with Harley....

[/off-topic]


16 Golf SportWagen
13 Mazda5
08 Yaris
04 Elantra
95 accent
95 mystique
97 concorde
Re: 1300 lb Croc caught in OZ! [Re: Shannow] #4811156
07/11/18 09:24 AM
07/11/18 09:24 AM
Joined: Jan 2011
Posts: 3,137
PV Az
AZjeff Offline OP
AZjeff  Offline OP
Joined: Jan 2011
Posts: 3,137
PV Az
Originally Posted By: Shannow
closest I've come to a man eating crocodile was trying crocodile jerky...that stuff is pure filth.

Well they eat rotten meat right? yuck.

Re: 1300 lb Croc caught in OZ! [Re: AZjeff] #4811158
07/11/18 09:26 AM
07/11/18 09:26 AM
Joined: Nov 2008
Posts: 12,728
NH
supton Offline
supton  Offline
Joined: Nov 2008
Posts: 12,728
NH
Originally Posted By: AZjeff
Originally Posted By: Shannow
closest I've come to a man eating crocodile was trying crocodile jerky...that stuff is pure filth.

Well they eat rotten meat right? yuck.

Isn't that what crabs, lobsters and mollusks eat too?

Re: 1300 lb Croc caught in OZ! [Re: AZjeff] #4811176
07/11/18 09:44 AM
07/11/18 09:44 AM
Joined: Jan 2006
Posts: 638
Mount Dora FL, Penfield NY, R...
ctrcbob Offline
ctrcbob  Offline
Joined: Jan 2006
Posts: 638
Mount Dora FL, Penfield NY, R...
Sent a copy of that post to my cousin in Brisbane. Bigger than the eleven foot Gator they just caught here in Central Florida.


Bob CTRC USN Ret.
Mount Dora FL,
Penfield NY
Roswell NM

2018 Sonata 2.0T Limited
2015 Sonata Sport 2.0T Limited

BOB IS THE OIL GUY® Powered by UBB.threads™