Category Archives: CAMPING

CoffeePress Turns Biolite KettlePot Into A French-press For Camping

As far as keeping your devices charged, lighting up the night, filling your growling stomach* and quenching your thirst goes, Biolite has you covered, well, almost. It is not until of late that it finally has all your camping needs covered with an accessory that sees to your caffeine fix too. Meet the BioLite CoffeePress, a simple but much appreciated accessory designed for use with the outfit’s KettlePot that can brew up to 6 cups of caffeinated drink in one go. Continue reading CoffeePress Turns Biolite KettlePot Into A French-press For Camping

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

Slingshot With Tactical Keychain Is Worthy As Part Of Any Survival Gear

If you think shooting stuff is part of your camping experience, than you are going to love the TUKKSHOT EDC Slingshot by Full Throttle Engineering. This CNC machined pocket-friendly slingshot is designed to accomodate the outfit’s Tactical Keychains, TUKK. Crafted from aircraft-grade 6061-T6 aluminum and coated with a polymer-ceramic composite for enhanced durability, TUKKSHOT is paired to a Trumark RR-T tapered slingshot band for the optimal performance. Though it can also be used with any off-the-shelf 5/16” O.D. band. Continue reading Slingshot With Tactical Keychain Is Worthy As Part Of Any Survival Gear

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

This Tent Is More Like An Architecture, Brings Luxury To The Wild

Are you into camping? No? Let me guess why. The wild scares the shit out of you and the lack of creature comfort turns you off? While the Autonomous Tent you see here can’t help you on the former, it can certainly address the latter because, after all, it is a luxury tent. Actually, it is more like an actual architecture, really, that’s entirely a class of its own. It lacks of the foundation, though, which means it can be set up and taken down, leaving no trace of its existence and also, move you will want because this baby will blow a $100K or bigger hole in your bank account. Continue reading This Tent Is More Like An Architecture, Brings Luxury To The Wild

Airstream’s Newest Camper Trailer Is Tiny, Needs No Truck To Tow Along

If the ever iconic, silver hull Airstream camper is a little too big for your need, or simply because your handsome SUV lacks of the torque to lug it along, well, then Airstream’s new Basecamp may be what you need. It is adventure on wheels without the heft and it is totally modern looking, so it should make look a little less old folksy – if that’s your perception of the silver hull Airstream. Coming in at under 3,000 pounds, this sleek, compact camper trailer does not need a serious torque monster such as a truck to tow. It can be pulled along with small SUVs, which addresses the practicality side of camper trailer ownership since not everyone has a truck. Continue reading Airstream’s Newest Camper Trailer Is Tiny, Needs No Truck To Tow Along