Car Survival Kits

My sister makes these great survival kits. She spent years in the Peace Corps in far corners of the globe, so she really knows survival. She brings a very disciplined and thorough approach to her kits. Everyone loves them. She makes several versions including the car kit which this post

Continue reading »

Review: Pelican 1910 [AAA Flashlight]

About Pelican The company was founded in 1976 in Torrance, CA. They are well known for their rugged gear cases and flashlights, which are now produced and sold worldwide. Pelican 1910 AAA Flashlight Price: $20 Instruction Manual The 1910 is a basic ruggedized, single mode AAA flashlight with a clicky

Continue reading »


Review Methodology

Introduction Being The Outdoor Nerd, I feel it’s important for my reviews to be as uniform as possible, not only with each other, but with other reviewers as well. This gives you, the reader, a more consistent experience, and makes it easy to compare similar products you are interested in.

Continue reading »




Got My Mora Knives!

I just got the two Mora knives I ordered from Amazon – straight off the UPS truck! I ordered a Companion MG and the discontinued Clipper models. These knives are so well known, I’m not going to do another review. Just about everyone already knows how awesome they are, so

Continue reading »