Review: Vango Nitestar 375 Sleeping Bag

Review: Vango Nitestar 375 Sleeping Bag

In my hunt to replace my old sleeping bag, I decided to try out the Vango Nitestar 375 sleeping bag which I purchased from Go Outdoors for £43.99 with their discount card. This is a very high quality sleeping bag with an excellent warmth-to-weight ratio. The temperature sure has dropped here the last couple of nights but this has kept me really warm throughout the night. Quick Specs Pros Cons Thoughts This isn’t a cheap sleeping…

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Review: Freeloader Supercharger - Don't Waste Your Time

Review: Freeloader Supercharger – Don’t Waste Your Time

I purchased the Freeloader Supercharger when our local GoOutdoors store opened a couple of years ago in the sale. I believe I only paid around £30 and from the claims that the company made on the packaging, I thought I had got a bargain, how wrong I was. The Freeloader Supercharger 5V is a portable solar charger that can easily be attached to backpacks or jackets with the use of the incuded velcro straps. It…

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Review: The Prepper’s Pocket Guide

Review: The Prepper’s Pocket Guide

The little handbook, “The Prepper’s Pocket Guide: 101 Easy Things You Can Do to Ready Your Home for a Disaster” by Bernie Carr is one of those books that I keep finding myself going back to. If you follow the Apartment Prepper’s Blog then you will already know Bernie for her knowledgeable posts over there. This handy guide has been around for a fair few years now and has probably been looked at more than…

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Olight s1 baton review

Olight S1 Baton Review

After a trip that a friend and myself took recently my flashlight managed to mess up after a rainy night. I had been on the lookout for a new one that was small enough to add to my EDC but that could also handle getting wet. He suggested that I look in to the Olight S1 Baton so decided to make the purchase and put it to the test. Here is the rundown of the…

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