Posts Tagged Adventure

Dump Pouch: 5.11 VS Condor

Posted by on Thursday, 29 December, 2011

When it comes to versatility of load bearing equipment, there’s nothing that can beat the dump pouch: a MOLLE-attachable, foldable pouch. Read the rest of this entry »

A bicycle as bug-out vehicle?

Posted by on Monday, 14 November, 2011

On the Internet (and Youtube in particular) you can find a lot going on about Bug-out vehicles. People prepare their vehicle for emergency situations, to head out to their cabin in the mountains or wherever when the “Shit hits the fan” (SHTF). I wonder, besides the destination, is the way of getting there really the best? Read the rest of this entry »

Vaude Taurus II tent

Posted by on Tuesday, 23 August, 2011

This summer I spent two weeks camping in a borrowed Vaude Taurus II, a remarkable light yet sturdy tent. After these two weeks I knew it for sure: I needed to get one of my own. Read the rest of this entry »

Ultimate Survival Tools: Ducttape

Posted by on Saturday, 6 August, 2011

When you go out camping, when on the road, or just whenever, ducttape can always help out. It’s strong, easy to use (and reuse) and highly versatile. It’s just a pain to lug around a 50m roll of it. Here’s the solution! Read the rest of this entry »

Fenix LD20 Vs. DealExtreme flashlights

Posted by on Friday, 22 July, 2011

After buying a Fenix LD20 for just about 60 dollars, I wondered if there were more affordable flashlights out there. So I bought 60-dollars-worth of flashlights at DealExtreme, which got me… four lights. Now let’s see how they stack up. Read the rest of this entry »