Tag Archives: Camping Gear

Chargeworx TV-Powering Home Battery Is Outdoor-friendly Too

I am not going to lie. I have not heard about Chargeworx prior to today, but I must say the company’s rechargeable backup battery for home has captured our attention. Call me superficial, or whatever, but I can’t deny its looks had my attention. Come’on, you gotta to admit the cute form coupled with digital forest camo does make quite a statement, doesn’t it? Apparently, the Home models are the first for this company that makes all-thing charging. Debuted at the recently concluded CES 2017, Chargeworx Home series comprise of four models featuring multiple output options including AC, DC, 12V and USB, and solar recharging in addition to regular outlet charging. Continue reading Chargeworx TV-Powering Home Battery Is Outdoor-friendly Too

The Muncher: More Than A Utensil, It Could Be Used To Fix Stuff Too

In a situation where you are fighting for survival, you wouldn’t care less if you eat with your bare hands, but then again, why should you when you have an awesome creation such as The Muncher Titanium Multi Utensil? Yes. It is not a typo. It really is a multi utensil because, in addition to providing you with the luxury of a spoon/fork combo, AKA spork, for your meals, it also comes with no less eight other functionalities, of which, at least five of them are essential tools that could be instrumental in filling your empty stomach while you are out in the wild. These essentials include a peeler, a bottler opener, a can opener, serrated butter knife, and a box cutter. If you chose the hypalon pouch option, it even comes with a ferro fire flint that will aid in fire starting. Continue reading The Muncher: More Than A Utensil, It Could Be Used To Fix Stuff Too

NITECORE’s New Long Range Searchlight Gets Wireless Charging

For a item that is so frequently used, we’d say that induction charging, otherwise known as wireless charging, is long overdue in flashlight. But here it is, the NITECORE R40 Long Range Searchlight, a super powerful flashlight designed for search and rescue, and emergency response, is the first NITECORE to support this hassle-free charging solution. Touting a powerful 520 meters (1,706 feet) throw distance and a maximum output of 1,000 lumens, R40 comes with a proprietary 26650 high-capacity lithium-ion battery rated at 5,000 mAh that affords up to an astounding 1,000 hours of runtime, thereby laying to rest the worry about battery issue for situations, such as search and rescue operation, that requires prolong illumination. Continue reading NITECORE’s New Long Range Searchlight Gets Wireless Charging

Nubé Stratos Modular Hammock Shelter Keeps Bugs Out, Rain Or Shine

Most people love the great outdoor, but not everyone fancy being bothered by bugs or sleeping on god-knows-what-are-crawling-around ground. This is where hammock comes in but it doesn’t stop the bugs with aerial capability from trying to get cosy with you and that’s not to mention the sometime over-glaring sun or the sudden downpour that may dampen your outdoor appreciation. This is where Nubé Stratos Modular Hammock Shelter comes in. This innovative two-part hammock shelter stands out as one that actually doesn’t encroach on you while keeping the bugs and elements out – thanks to the incorporation of a 3-dimensional AirGap design. Continue reading Nubé Stratos Modular Hammock Shelter Keeps Bugs Out, Rain Or Shine

CampMaid Charcoal Chimney Heats Up Super Quick And It Is Super Portable

You how it is when it comes to setting up a barbie: setting up the fire is a painstaking process and this handsome little guy, called Charcoal Chimney by CampMaid, is here to alleviate that ‘pain’. It is fine when you are your backyard, but when you’re hitting up the wild, this super portable and collapsible chimney makes it easy to bring along and while it may be small, it is totally capable heating up to 40 charcoal briquettes at a time. Leveraging on a unique air funnel design, Charcoal Chimney sucks up air, as if wind is blowing through it, introducing a quick surge of powerful hot flames into the container and thereby, hastening the heat up process. Continue reading CampMaid Charcoal Chimney Heats Up Super Quick And It Is Super Portable

Wicked Lasers’ New Flash Torch Mini Will Be Park Rangers’ Worst Nightmare

One of the main group of users of flashlight, AKA torch light, would be campers and thus, having a flashlight that’s capable of setting fire in the wild is not exactly the brightest idea, but that doesn’t stop Wicked Lasers from coming out with one. That’s a flashlight that can literally start a fire, btw. Called Flash Torch Mini, this high-efficiency reflector-equipped flashlight boasts up to 2,300 lumens produced by a lone halogen bulb and it is so hot that it can literally lights thing up. So, how hot are we talking about? How about cook eggs hot and melt plastic hot? Yep. That’s right. It is hot enough to cook eggs and cause pretty ugly destruction to plastics as demoed here: Continue reading Wicked Lasers’ New Flash Torch Mini Will Be Park Rangers’ Worst Nightmare

Crua Hybrid: It’s A Tent, A Hammock, An Air Mattress And A Sleeping Bag

Avid camping enthusiasts will likely have a store room full of camping essentials like hammock, tent, sleeping bag and probably even air mattress, which means there’s a lot to bring for one simple camping outing. But, it need not be the case – if you have the Crua Hybrid by Crua Outdoors. So what the heck is a Crua Hybrid? Well, it is everything. Crua Hybrid is a one-man tent, a hammock, an air mattress and a sleeping bag, rolled into one. In short, it is kind of like a complete outdoor sleeping package, really. Or you could say it is an adaptive camping gear. Continue reading Crua Hybrid: It’s A Tent, A Hammock, An Air Mattress And A Sleeping Bag

RokPak Is How You Keep Gadgets Juiced And Protected When Out In The Wild

You have seen ruggedized power bank and ruggedized smartphone case, now meet one that is both and with solar charger to boot. RokPak Pioneer Series, as it is called, is not quite a smartphone case, though. It is a drybox that packs features that your small gadgets will need to survive out in the wild which includes extreme protection, backup battery and near-endless supply battery. The box itself is designed to float on water, along with a construction that meets IP67-rating and MIL-STD-810G for protection against dust and water, as well as shock from drops. Continue reading RokPak Is How You Keep Gadgets Juiced And Protected When Out In The Wild

Bean About Puts A Bean Bag On Your Back, Lets You Sit On It Anywhere

You know how is it like. You hit up a party and there’s no where to sit, and that sucks because sitting is your thing. It defines you. It makes what you are as a person. And worst, the seats aren’t as comfy as a bean bag. If that sounds familiar, then you have comfort issues. You can seek a psychology help to eliminate this ’issue’ or you could just pick up Bean About as a remedy for your comfort issues. Bean About is kind of an evolution of bean bags that eliminate the need to lug around a full-size bean bag wherever they go. Ok. Maybe nobody does that, but in any case, Bean About lets you do that as opposed to suffering from bean bag withdrawal. Continue reading Bean About Puts A Bean Bag On Your Back, Lets You Sit On It Anywhere

Trekkie Reimagined Star Trek Shuttlecraft Into A Camping Tent

What are the odds of Trekkies who are willing to forgo the creature comfort of technology for the wild? We’d say the odds are really, really low (unless you are on an imaginary mission to Planet Earth), but in case there’s a side of you that begs to be in the great outdoor, then I supposed a camping tent inspired by the Star Trek Federation Shuttlecraft would appeal to the Trekkie in you. Conceptualized by artist and fellow trekkie Dave Delisle, the Star Trek Shuttlecraft Tent Concept is a 2-man tent that features an entrance at the back – just like the actual shuttlecraft, and boasts a plastic carrying case that splits apart to double as the “thrusters” on the side of the craft. Continue reading Trekkie Reimagined Star Trek Shuttlecraft Into A Camping Tent