Africa Planing

My gear

IIn order to complete my expedition and have great memories i am going to need a serious amount of gear. Here i will try to let you know what i will be carrying :


Bicycle :

Bergamont Tatoo LTD frame
Brooks Flyer Special Saddle
Shimano Saint BR-M820 Disc Brakes 203mm front/185mm rear
Rock Shox Revelation fork – 130-150mm, QR20, tapered
Fouriers fork extender
Truvativ Hussefelt stem and handlebar ; Token grips
Ergotec Bar ends Evo Touring L
Wheels : Sun-Ringle Inferno 29 26″ + Novatec D362 + Novatec DH41SB + Sapim spokes
Schwalbe Marathon Mondial 2.0 26″ Tyres + Continental Race King 2.2 foldable (backup)
Shimano Deore XT 9 speed Groupset
Nukeproof Horizon Pro Sam Hill Flat Pedals
Cube side stand
Sigma Sport ROX 6.0 CAD cycle computer
Zefal Rider Front carrier
Topeak Explorer Disc rear carrier
Ortlieb Ultima6 Handlebar Bag + camera insert
Ortlieb Back Roller QL2.1 rear pannier bags (40L)
Ortlieb Rack-Pack Medium (31L)
Ortlieb Sport Roller City QL1 front pannier bags (20L)
Front and rear led lights



Photo&multimedia gear :

Canon EOS 70D
Canon EF 24-70mm f/2.8L II USM
Canon EF 50mm f/1.8 STM
Canon EF-S 10-18mm f/4.5-5.6 IS STM
Canon EF-S 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 IS STM
Canon EF-S 55-250mm f/4-5.6 IS STM

All the lenses have CPL and UV filters ( Hoya HD)

Hoya NDX Variable Density Filter 3-400

Compact camera :
Canon Powershot G7X Mark II

Action camera :
GoPro Hero 3 Black Edition

Video Gimbal :
Beholder DS1

Tripod :
Slik Mini Pro DQ

Storage :
Lexar SD cards (64,128GB)
2 x Western Digital Elements 2TB
1 x Western Digital Elements 1TB

Laptop :
HP Envy 13 i5 6200U 8GB

Power :
Allpowers 60w solar panel
Sunpower 7w solar panel


Camping gear :

Coleman Rigel X2 tent

Forclaz 10° Light  sleeping bag

Mosquito Net Quechua

Quechua hammock

Forclaz A100UL Self-inflating hiking mattress

Foldable Knife



Vaccines :

Yellow fever

Anti rabies

Typhoid fever


Hepatitis A+B

Meningococal A+C



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