The Backpacking Equipment Checklist

When planning a backpacking adventure, your first step is to compile an equipment checklist. As checklists are essential for a lot of different activities we do, a backpacking checklist should be prepared as meticulously as one prepares for anything that involves getting closer to nature. Knowing the duration of your …

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What is a LifePO4 Lithium Battery?

Most of us might be familiar with Lithium-ion batteries as a whole. But the lithium family is actually divided into several categories. One of these is commonly referred to as LifePO4, or Lithium-iron phosphate (LFP). What differs LifePO4 from most other lithium types, is that its composition uses no cobalt …

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Review; ClearStream 2 HDTV UHF Antenna

This is the Clearstream 2 HDTV antenna from Antennas Direct. Its construction is fairly simple, and relatively unobtrusive. It’s not designed to be highly directional, which allows it the ability to receive stations whose transmitters aren’t all in one spot. Therefore, if there are stations you’d like to get which …

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Cycling Tips and Accessory Advice

Cycling is big business these days! Even with fluctuations in the price of gas, the emphasis on health and being able to maneuver in heavy urban traffic are major advantages.So within these paragraphs, I’ll present several useful cycling tips, along with advice on cycling accessories.  Bicycle Basics If you don’t …

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Choose An IMR Battery For Power and Safety

With the various types and sizes of batteries available these days, consumers are getting confused, and rightly so! With the advances in technology of LED flashlights, Lithium-ion batteries have become more mainstream. The recent popularity of e-Cigarettes, has also broadened their reach. I’m not a smoker and don’t pretend to …

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