Monday, August 31, 2015

Random Chat and Lunch : Episode 2

It's time for a Random Chat and Lunch.  All sorts of subjects covered; personal stuff, gear stuff, and more.  This is Episode 2.

Friday, August 28, 2015

Mammut Ultralight Bivy - Review

The Mammut Ultralight Bivy is compact, light weight and perfect for the cooler months.  Let's take a look at it now.

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Thursday, August 27, 2015

Sunwayman C21C Thunder Hammer - DOA

Well Well Well...

Up for review is the Sunwayman C21C flashlight....

Will it impress Luke?

Will it even turn on?

Find out now.

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Wednesday, August 26, 2015

German Army Folding Sleeping Mat

The German Army Folding Sleeping Mat goes hand in hand with the German Army Flecktarn Combat Pack.  Kick back, get some coffee and let's take a look at it.

If you are interested in one of these, check out eBay as that will be your best bet for locating one.  CAUTION: Check the shipping charges as many sellers will attempt to charge too much.

Monday, August 24, 2015

Bushcraft USA 10’ x 10’ Tarp - Review

Not long ago we discussed the Hyperlite Mountain Gear Flat tarp which was extremely expensive and today, we are going to the opposite end of the cost spectrum with the Bushcraft USA 10’x10’ Tarp.  Kick back and get some 'joe.'

Friday, August 21, 2015

Eachine 12000mAh Power Bank - Review

I've been testing out the Eachine 12000mAh Power Bank for some time now and I'm ready to share my thoughts and opinions.  On paper this should be a great product but some serious concerns remain.

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Wednesday, August 19, 2015

Dutch Army Woodland Pack - Medium

Today we are checking out an awesome piece of Military Surplus;

the Dutch Army Woodland Pack - Medium size.

Around $60 on the net and can be found at military surplus sites easily at the time of filming.

Monday, August 17, 2015

Viewer's Choice : September 2015 - Overnight Adventure

It is time to vote for the September Overnight Adventure.
On the right side of the page you can vote on the pack, the shelter and the sleeping bag.

Packs :

Osprey Atmos AG 50

Arc’teryx Altra 65

Gregory Baltora 75

Tents :

Nemo Tanto SE Bivy

Nemo Obii Elite 1p

Snugpak Stratosphere

Sleeping Bags :

Marmot Aspen Minimalist

Snugpak Jungle Blanket

Thermarest Tech Blanket

Friday, August 14, 2015

MST Part 1- Day Hike Adventure Series

This is Part 1 of our new Day Hike series featuring the MST.  In this episode "Bravo 2" joins us while we walk, talk and even dance a little (sweet moves kid!!!)  We hope that you enjoy the adventure as much as we enjoyed spending time together.

Thursday, August 13, 2015

Thrunite TH10 vs Fenix HL55 : Headlamp Comparison

It's a face-off between the Thrunite TH10 and the Fenix HL55 headlamps.  Same battery type; similar lumens; which is worth your hard earned money?

Wednesday, August 12, 2015

Spec Ops Recon Ruck Ultra Frame Sheet Mod

Today we are doing a Frame Sheet Mod to the Spec Ops Recon Ruck Ultra pack.

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Monday, August 10, 2015

Hyperlite Mountain Gear Flat Tarp

Today we are taking a look at the Hyperlite Mountain Gear Flat Tarp.
Super Strong, Ultralight and expensive!

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- Made in America
- Sizes available
     6' x 8'
     8' x 10'
     8.5’ x 8.5’
- Constructed with CF8 Cuben Fiber
- Fully bonded radial double reinforced tie-outs with line locs
- Fully bonded, "stitchless" ridgeline seam
- 16 Perimeter tie-outs
- 4 tie-outs placed in the center, one-third, and two-thirds of the interior body
- Comes with a Medium CF8 Stuff Sack for storage
- Includes 10 ultralight 2.8mm Spectra Core Guy Lines guy lines
     6x | 4’ sections
     4x | 6’ sections

Friday, August 7, 2015

Wednesday, August 5, 2015

Monday, August 3, 2015

Tent Buying Guide - The Outdoor Gear Review

For those of you who are considering buying a tent, today we are going over some of the considerations that should be made before you make your purchase.