In Part 1, Roger Caffin explores the theory behind using a vortex burner as a solution for an ultralight winter DIY backpacking stove system.
Community review / giveaway results for the Enlightened Equipment Apex-insulation-filled booties.
The author presents manageable solutions to improve performance of the Nigor Didis 2 Tunnel Tent using an MYOG / DIY approach that can be applied to any tent.
Primus released a new blend of gas known as Winter Gas. Does this blend increase fuel efficiency? Is it worth the cost?
The Soccoro ladies shirt can be used in the field or while traveling, and makes for a nice gift.
Tunnel tents are known for their robust frames and thriving in inclement weather. Does this tent from outdoor industry newcomer Nigor uphold to these standards?
These t-shirts are made from ‘directional fabric’ that allows you to heat up or cool down to meet the weather conditions.
A lightweight kettle with a wide base.
Testing shows debris could be inside canister fuels.
A versatile headlamp with an innovative design that fulfills your needs without adding significant weight to your pack.
Very similar to the first version, these lightweight shoes perform well for trail running or hiking.
Dissatisfied with what was commercially available at the time, the author has been working on the design of a lightweight winter canister stove since 2007. This installment focuses on infra-red testing.