Friday, July 31, 2015 Summer Box - Unboxing

Today we are taking a look at the Summer Subscription Box.  What's inside?  Let's find out.

Monday, July 27, 2015

Outdoor Research Advanced Bivy

I've been testing out the Outdoor Research Advanced Bivy for a number of months; let's take a look at it now.

Friday, July 24, 2015

The Car Camp Overnight Adventure

Let's head on out and do some car camping! Thank you all for joining Susie and I for this adventure. We hope that you enjoy it.

Thursday, July 23, 2015

ThruNite TH10 Headlamp - Preview and Test

Today we are taking a look at the ThruNite TH10 Headlamp (functions, features) followed by some nighttime performance and torture tests.

Wednesday, July 22, 2015

Arc'teryx Bora 80 - An Inexpensive Alternative

In the past we took a look at the Arc'teryx Altra 65 pack which is very, very expensive.  Today we are looking at an inexpensive alternative; the Arc'teryx Bora 80 backpack.

Monday, July 20, 2015

Car Camp Adventure : INTRO

My friends here is the INTRO for the upcoming Overnight Adventure.  The Car Camp Adventure.

Of course this is the INTRO, not the actual campout.  That video will be posted soon.

Friday, July 17, 2015

Wednesday, July 15, 2015

Friday, July 10, 2015

Alpenlore Survival Belt - Review

Today we are reviewing the Alpenlore Survival Belt.

$64.99 for the polymer buckle or $79.99 for the Cobra buckle

Thursday, July 9, 2015

ThruNite Archer 2A V2 Flashlight

Today we have the ThruNite Archer 2A V2 Flashlight up for review.

Five modes: firefly, low, medium, high and strobe.

- LED: CREE XP-L V6 LED with a lifespan of 20+ years of run time.

- Modes & Run-time: Firefly:0.055lumen(672 hours); Low:17lumen(96 hours); Medium:75lumen(11 hours); High:450lumen(100 minutes); Strobe:450lumen(140 minutes).

- Max output: 450lumen using two AA batteries.

- Max run time: 672hours (Firefly mode)

- Max beam distance: 130 meters.
- Peak beam intensity: 4232 cd.
- Impact resistant: 2 meters.

- Waterproof to IPX-8 Standard (1.5meters)

- Dimensions: 160mm in length, 23mm bezel diameter.
1.      pocket clip
2.      spare O ring

Monday, July 6, 2015

Part 6 - T.O.G.R. - Question Submission

This is Part 6 of the Question and Answer Series.
Drop your questions and comments down below and they will be addressed in a future episode.

Friday, July 3, 2015

Sunwayman C22C Dual LED Flashlight - Dual LED Powerhouse!

Today we are taking a look at a flashlight with a truly new design; dual LED's (CW and NW)!  This is the Sunwayman C22C Dual LED Flashlight.

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Main Features:
● Main light Cree XM-L2 U2 LED, side Light Cree XP-G2 R5 LED, with a lifetime of up to 50000 hours
● Slightly depress the side switch to turn on / off the flashlight as well as selecting desired output mode
Main white light: Turbo (1000 lumens, automatically lower to high after 3 mins continuous use); high (580 lumens, 2 hrs ); mid (130 lumens, 10 hrs ); low (35 lumens, 30 hrs ); strobe; SOS;
Neutral white side light: High (180 lumens, 3 hrs.) - mid (46 lumens, 9 hrs) - low (16 lumens, 45 hrs); strobe; SOS
● Powerful magnet built at the tail to ensure easy-stand of the light on any iron surface
● Tungsten steel spike at the end of the tailcap can be used for emergencies
● Constant current circuit, constant output
● Effective range of 208 meters
● Uses one single 18650 or two CR123A batteries
● Working voltage: 2.8 - 8.4V
● High quality metal smooth reflector for main light maintains great throw distance and spread with an ideal beam pattern; side light uses optical lens
● Dimensions: 110mm (length) x 28mm (head diameter) x 25mm (tailed diameter)
● Weight: 88g(battery excluded)
● Aerospace-grade aluminum alloy, stainless steel retaining ring on the top
● Military specification type III-hard anodized body
● Waterproof: IPX-8 standard
● Ultra-clear tempered glass lens resists scratches and impacts
● Tactical forward click switch for momentary on

Thursday, July 2, 2015

Winner's Announcement : Father's Day Flashlight Giveaway

Winner's Announcement : Father’s Day Flashlight Giveaway

They are;

John Bowman



Kelly Kennedy

Chuck Griffin

Michaela Dale

Preston Gladd

Rich Schwartz

Nick Dean

P.A. Vonk

If you are a winner, please check your youtube inbox because I have sent you a message requesting

your name
you address
and your phone number.

The winners have one week to get in touch with me or I will have to give their winnings to another viewer.

Another contest is coming up soon.
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Wednesday, July 1, 2015

Arc'teryx Altra 65 Backpack - Preview

Today we are taking a look at one of the most expensive backpacks out on the market today; The Arc'teryx Altra 65!
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Highly breathable suspension system creates a direct link between spine, suspension and bag

Suspension is bonded directly to the pack body for comfort and stability; features twin removable aluminum stays for reliable load support

Anatomically shaped shoulder straps feature a core layer of perforated, air-permeable foam lined with breathable mesh for next-to-the-skin comfort

Shoulder straps adjust both vertically and horizontally for a personalized fit

Rotating Load Transfer Disc™ lets the hipbelt pivot, following your natural movements for agility and stability

Thermoformed, triple-density hipbelt promotes airflow and evaporative cooling

Removable and expandable top lid comes with 2 zippered compartments and a map pocket

Extendable collar with drawcord adds capacity to the main compartment for handling large loads

Dual side zippers allow quick access to the main compartment through the front panel

Features a hydration-reservoir sleeve with port and hose clip for the drinking tube (reservoir sold separately)

Front kangaroo pocket is perfect for stashing gear you may need in a hurry

2 stretch-mesh side pockets with elastic drawcords secure your water bottles or snacks

4 compression straps and padded compression wings let you cinch down your load for jostle-free carrying; features micro daisy chains for lashing on gear

100-denier Invista HD Mini Ripstop™ nylon and 210-denier Ripstorm™ nylon fabric is light and strong; silicone/polyurethane coating resists punctures and water

Pack base is made of burly, 420-denier Invista HD plain weave nylon to stand up to years of heavy use

Arc'teryx Altra 65 pack features a padded bottom, Hypalon™ trim and reinforced high-wear areas to bolster durability