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13 04, 2011

Nokero Solar Light Bulb Review

By |2016-10-15T00:15:54-05:00April 13th, 2011|Survival Gear Reviews|8 Comments

In September of 2010 I introduced you to the Nokero Solar Light Bulb. Now it's time to give you my thoughts after months of strict scientific testing. Ok, so it was not very scientific. Basically we just dreamed up random stuff to do to the three we received and observed how they did. The Nokero [...]

28 01, 2011

Joos Orange Solar Panel Review – Finally A Panel That Works Well

By |2016-10-15T00:16:10-05:00January 28th, 2011|Reviews, Survival Gear Reviews|3 Comments

Roughly six months ago I got wind that a new personal size solar charger was hitting the market soon. The marketing material made some very bold claims at which most people in the gadget world scoffed at. Having been a little disappointed in my Solio, I did not hold out much hope, but signed up to be alerted [...]

1 11, 2010

Swiss Army Adventurer Pocket Knife Review

By |2016-10-15T00:16:15-05:00November 1st, 2010|Friday Survival Gear Reports, Reviews, Survival Gear Reviews|1 Comment

Just a few months before my 15th birthday I was preparing for a two month long stint at summer camp. What made this year special was that it was my final year as a camper which meant approximately four weeks would be spent backpacking, mountain biking, repelling, and white water rafting across Colorado with 20 [...]

10 09, 2010

Streamlight Sidewinder Review

By |2016-10-15T00:16:27-05:00September 10th, 2010|Friday Survival Gear Reports, Reviews, Survival Gear Reviews|0 Comments

I admit it, I am a gear geek. No matter how much I preach about skills, I still love gadgets, gizmos, and whatsihoozits. When it comes to flashlights, I have loved them since I was a kid. The Streamlight Sidewinder Tactical Flashlight is the most interesting flashlights I own. It's not a cheap flashlight at [...]