Yep its catching up to me. No longer the young gun anymore. The mind is willing the body ….not so much. Now I have to make changes to how I enjoy the outdoors. Starting with my Walkabout pack.
Summer is coming, take time to check your outdoor kits and prep for the season. What ever the reason. The Novice Survivalist
Looking for an inexpensive starter camp/bush knife. I was surprised at this one. $15.00 to start. Knowledge on a budget is a survival skill
Finally got to work on the wood handle slipping issue. It was worse when wearing gloves. So scrapped off the coating on the handle that it came with. And added Linseed oil. What a difference in the grip factor now. Not just a saftey… Continue Reading ““T HAWK” WOOD HANDLE UPGRADE”
Always keeping safety in mind when doing axe work or anything requiring a sharp tool. Needed to enhance thesafety aspect of my axe work. Not just reading about it but practicing it. Here is how I started doing that with my new Trail Boss… Continue Reading “Protecting me from my axe and the axe from me.”
I have owned this T hawk for almost 4 years. Initially bought it for camping in California. The first time I used it was disappointing. But now having done some research in the past week or 2 I finally sharpened it. What a difference.… Continue Reading “CRTK Woods Chogan T-Hawk.”
Got to fancy up a new big stick for trudging around in winter. Always a good idea to have a 3rd leg in winter walkabouts. May just save you some unwanted pain.
Winters coming!!! So its that time. Started updating my outdoor packs…. First off POSSIBLES POUCHES. Check them out. Its a quicky pay attention
Would you use a budget multi tool as part of your EDC. Would you trust them to do the job when the chips are down. I looked at three (Very quickly, mind you) that would suit any reasonable budget. Would you use them. We… Continue Reading “Multi tools on a budget”
So with that in mind, I shopped price. After all, I had the “What am I looking for ” taken care of. It needed to be TSA (Transportation Security Administration) compliant.