Tag Archives: Camping Gear

100% Solar-powered Stove Lets You Enjoy Pollution-free BBQ Anywhere

Forget about charcoal, firestarter and heavy grill the next time you BBQ, because SolSource, the clean and green sun-powered grill, now has a version designed with portability in mind. Called SolSource Sport, it leverages on the same principle as the larger SolSource but in a package that’s a lot more easy to handle when heading out, be it to the woods or on a yacht. SolSource Sport opens up to roughly 31.5 inches (80 cm) wide and the special concave mirrors is capable of generating up to 400 degrees Fahrenheit (204 Celsius!) of heat for a variety of cooking style and it does so much quicker too, in about 180 seconds, than traditional fuel like charcoal. Continue reading 100% Solar-powered Stove Lets You Enjoy Pollution-free BBQ Anywhere

MINI Wants You Camp With MINI Countryman With This Roof Tent

Does the new MINI Countryman inspired you to hit up the great outdoors? If yes, then you should know, it is probably best not to have this little guy have a trailer in tow. Why? I don’t know? Maybe because it is not a Land Rover or Jeep? Or maybe because hooking up a few thousand pounds is going to impede on this lively little fellow (even though it is well capable of 4,000 lbs towing capacity)? So, what’s the next best idea? This: Autohome AirTop Roof Tent for MINI Countryman. Designed in collaboration with MINI Design Team, Autohome’s AirTop Roof Tent is designed to fit on the standard roof rails found on the new MINI Countryman and it can be mounted fairly easily without the need for tools, because it makes zero sense to bring tools to the wilderness. Continue reading MINI Wants You Camp With MINI Countryman With This Roof Tent

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

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