Category Archives: CAMPING

Spyderco Assist Black Blade

Spyderco Assist Black Blade
Spyderco Assist Black Blade | US$149.95 | www.spyderco.com

we classify Swiss Army knives as peace time tools – one that let you ponder over whether to open a bottle of Chardonnay or a can of Heinz baked beans. however, some knives, though lacking the multi-tool capabilities, have an even more meaningful purpose and would consider a must-have tool for just about anyone who wants to be prepared for the worst case scenario. the Spyderco Assist Black Blade is one such example. it is knife designed with firemen and rescue professionals, or as said, anyone who just want to be prepared and it features a blunt tip which ensures that nobody gets injured accidentally in the process of rescuing. Continue reading Spyderco Assist Black Blade

Woodman’s Pal Military Premium 284

Woodman's Pal Military Premium 284
Woodman’s Pal Military Premium 284 | from US$75.00 | www.woodmanspal.com

style and functionality are what we live for – these two qualities cannot exist without each other. no, seriously. to us, it is equally useless if a tool functions but doesn’t look good, and vice versa. so if we need to tear through the branches and vines on our next wilderness expedition, the Woodman’s Pal Military Premium 284 would be our tool of choice. features include 1/8″ (3.17mm) thick by 10 1/2″ (266.7mm) high carbon steel blade hardened to Rockwell C47 for strength, black power coated to ward off rust and corrosion, sickle hook for slicing vines and briars, 5-inch military-style soft leather grip with steel knuckle guard, and a safety toe that extends one-inch up the axe side to reduce risk of deflective injuries. Continue reading Woodman’s Pal Military Premium 284

KA-BAR Zombie Killer Knives

KA-BAR Zombie Killer Knives
KA-BAR Zombie Killer Knives | from US$59.99 | www.kabar.com

whether you are an avid knife collector or a doomsday prepper, the new KA-BAR Zombie Killer Knives should make a nice addition to your growing collection or Zombie defense arsenal. there are four zombie-themed knives to choose from, each appropriately named: KA-BAR “Death” Dagger, KA-BAR “Famine” Tanto, KA-BAR “Pestilence” Chopper, and KA-BAR “War” Sword. Continue reading KA-BAR Zombie Killer Knives

Sven-Saw Folding Saw

Sven-Saw Folding Saw
(photos: woodandmetal.com) Sven-Saw Folding Saw | US$30.00 | www.svensaw.com

Saw is an indispensable tool at home or when camping but it is not exactly a convenient tool to carry around, especially with those jagged teeth threatening to cut your flesh or your backpack. what we need is an innovative saw, such as this Sven-Saw Folding Saw. it features a in a rugged triangular frame made in the good’ole U.S. of A, a blade made in Denmark using the finest Swedish steel and the highlight is of course, its foldable design that keeps the blade away within the handle that doubles as a protective sheath. Continue reading Sven-Saw Folding Saw

Mo-Tool Wood Inlay Axe

Mo-Tool Wood Inlay Axe
(photos: Brook & Hunter) Mo-Tool Wood Inlay Axe | US$49.99 | brookandhunter.com

we hate to flood your head with the ideas of an imminent apocalypse and the possibility of the undead walking among us, and snacking on our toes, hands and whatever parts that they find it tantalizing. it is indeed a pessimist’s thought but it won’t hurt a bit to be all prepared with something like this beautiful Mo-Tool Wood Inlay Axe for zombie-defense, as well as some handy camping duties during the still peace time. yes, it is an axe and a pretty pocketable one too. in fact, it is more than just a puny axe with a hammer contraption integrated into it. Continue reading Mo-Tool Wood Inlay Axe

Wenger Fidis Camping Lighter

Wenger Fidis Camping Lighter
(photos: Wenger) Wenger Fidis Camping Lighter | US$79.95 | www.wenger.ch

to us, hitting the field is not an excuse for not looking the part of being stylish and that means every camping essentials from tents, right down to small items like the lighter must not only be functional but also aesthetically pleasing. speaking of which, a lighter such as the Wenger Fidis Camping Lighter would fit the bill perfectly. encased in this unusual yet beautiful metal alloy body is a conventional flint and wick lighter, a separately sealed spare lighter fluid reservoir, and a spare compartment for your extra flints, accessible through its bottom cap. Continue reading Wenger Fidis Camping Lighter

SOG BladeLight Folding Knife

SOG BladeLight Folding Knife
(photos: SOG) SOG BladeLight Folding Knife | US$85.00 | www.sogknives.com

we cheer aloud when we come across products that combined the best of both worlds and for dudes who love the great outdoor, the SOG BladeLight Folding Knife is just that two-in-one gear that worthy of three (or probably more) loud cheers. it combines many guys’ love for knife with their undying love for LED flashlights. built into the sleek GRN handle are six LEDs on either side of the 3.9″ blade, perfect for cutting in the dark or use as a standalone flashlight when sheathed or folded. Continue reading SOG BladeLight Folding Knife

M48 Ranger Hawk Axe

M48 Ranger Hawk Axe
(photos: ThinkGeek) M48 Ranger Hawk Axe | US$59.99 | www.thinkgeek.com

some speculates that the end of world will see the undead walking among us and in the process, devouring us for snacks. though we are skeptical about this grim prospect but we guess it won’t hurt to be prepared either. for starter, you could grab yourself this $59.99 M48 Ranger Hawk Axe to kickstart your pre-apocalypse preparation. featuring a beautiful wide, unswept blade made out of precision cast stainless steel attached to a nylon reinforced handle with 30% fiberglass, wrapped in black nylon cord, it is both light weight and easy to lug around. Continue reading M48 Ranger Hawk Axe

Fieldcandy Tents

Fieldcandy Tents
(photos: Firebox) Fieldcandy Tents | from £395.00 | www.fieldcandy.com

when it comes to enjoying the great wilderness, a tent is something of a necessity for that good night rest after a hard day mugging around in the wild. while this invention needs little further innovation, it could benefit from a little splash of graphic design. if you are not content with just soaking up what the nature has to offer to you, you can rest yourself with style in these Fieldcandy Tents (read: eye candy. got it?) that comes in a variety of cheeky designs that include one that looks like a book (‘Full Booked), a watermelon (‘What a Melon’), a circus tent (‘Big Top’), just to name a few. our favorites got to be the ‘Get a Room’ (one with the silhouettes of a pair of lovers) and the ‘Rule Britannia’ (it’s an Union Jack!) designs. Continue reading Fieldcandy Tents

Titanium Kung Foon

Titanium Kung Foon
(photos: GSI Outdoors) Titanium Kung Foon | US$16.95 | www.gsioutdoors.com

spork is a result of a spoon spliced with a fork, which we thought was a pretty cool invention but the Titanium Kung Foon elevates the spork to the next level by incorporating a nice pair of wooden chopsticks into it. the spork part of the Kung Foon needs little introduction: we all know it is good for biting into your food and the deep bowl form allows scooping of soups and cereals but it is the chopsticks part that adds to its functionality. the chopsticks slide into the foon handle, transforming the otherwise short utensil into a long handled utensil that is well suited for scooping, scraping or stirring in narrow pots. Continue reading Titanium Kung Foon