Tag Archives: travel

Navigation chart plotters

Do YOU know how to navigate ?   Without navigation, civilization could not exist. You need to know where you are and where you want to go. Then you can use some of these tools to help you get there. Oh, and don’t forget to take along a map when you travel.  

Flashlights… even a small light is better than none

See our video on YouTube.   flashlights and headlamps by Petzl, Princeton Tec, and more.     &nbsp        

Small Street / Trail bikes = cheap reliable transportation

Honda made a huge number of very reliable small motorbikes and scooters since the 1960’s. These days getting around can be expensive, and many of our trips are to someplace nearby…   an appointment, pick up the mail, do a little shopping, etc.   If you get yourself a nice, single cylinder on / off […]

great headlamps.. Princeton Tec and Petzl

Headlamps can be extremely useful in many situations.   Petzl makes quality equipment for caving and camping.   Princeton Tec also makes great quality headlamps.  Find good prices on eBay.      Below>..   These are GREAT flashlights !!  very bright, broad swath of light not just a beam.   light weight, nice colors, has […]

Electric / gas scooters and motorbikes

Let’s face it, many times you are better off taking a small vehicle on errands.       How about electric motorcycles ?  or small gas powered bikes ? http://www.brammo.com/home/

Swiss+Tech products

Swiss Tech This company makes great stuff.. There are many times when you need a small screwdriver, knife, scissors, light.  Swiss+Tech makes a whole line of really handy gadgets.  Great for travel, hiking, camping.                

Aladdin Renaissance Technology ™

Great products to take with you on adventures, travel. Aladdin tests and recommends a host of useful items, and assembles them into kits for various purposes. See their store at www.renaissancetool.com   See their survival and rebuilding tools site      

Bloggie Touch and Flip Video

It’s so nice to have a small, easy to use video camera with you whenever….. great for travel especially. These two little cameras fit the bill. Sony Bloggie Touch and the Pure Digital Flip Video The Sony Bloggie touch is lighter and smaller, and can take snapshots.  It’s easier to use with the wider screen, […]

Best Stuff for pilots, 1 of a series, video

      Best Pilot Guide      Pilot resource site Hi Everyone, Pilots need really good stuff that works like it should.    I’m reviewing a bunch of products at one time and putting them into 10 minute videos.  

“Aladdin Survival Kits” ( tm )

WATCH A VIDEO… light knife fire Ingenious selection of tools, supplies, and resources in ready-to-go packs. Basic, medium, and large. Watch the videos…. You’ll be amazed at what you can do with the stuff packed into our bags. See our YouTube section http://www.youtube.com/beststufftobuy Light, knife, fire   the basics for survival, video www.renaissancetools.com Be Prepared