Category Archives: Testing

My Sawyer Squeeze Holder/fill scoop

I LOVE my Sawyer Squeeze filter but I have two issues. First, I’m afraid I’m going to leave a part somewhere and second, the bag is a pain to fill. I actually saw something similiar to this SOMEWHERE but now … Continue reading

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Demonstration of color absorption as you descend underwater

I finally did it!  After several attempts, I made a video today demonstrating the depth at which different colors are absorbed by water.  I only went to 60 ft, but the effect is shown.   Check it out here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8d_B4UmgT6Y  

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What a GREAT Father’s Day Weekend!

At a later date I will have to provide an update with pictures (and video if possible). This past weekend was awesome! For Father’s Day I was certified as an Advanced Diver and Nitrox – I’ve had my “basic” or … Continue reading

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Cook kit review

DISCLAIMER: I purchased these products and was not given any compensation by any of the companies. I am conducting this review solely to pass the information to others that may be interested. I recently overhauled and replaced nearly everything in … Continue reading

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Warbonnet Blackbird 1.1 Single Layer Review

DISCLAIMER: I purchased this product and was not given any compensation by Warbonnet Outdoors. I am conducting this review solely to pass the information to others that may be interested. As promised in a previous post, I am slowly reviewing … Continue reading

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Updated Warbonnet Superfly Tarp Review and set up.

I received my Warbonnet Superfly (WBSF) Tarp a day or two ago but today was the first day I was able to really get it out and conduct a proper review. Previously I had a tarp by Warbonnet (www.warbonnetoutdoors.com) called … Continue reading

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Equipment testing coming soon!

I have recently upgraded a lot of my older backpacking gear. Most of this was done to lighten my pack weight and to improve the quality of the gear I already use. In the next few posts, I will do … Continue reading

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