Inland Crossing

Gear

ArkPak

The ArkPak is a portable 12VDC/120VAC power source. I picked up this unit used, intending to use it to power some ham radio equipment for portable operation, to use around the camp, or to power a vehicle refrigerator later on….
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Low Tech Navigation – The Road Atlas

In a world of high-tech navigation options at one’s disposal, it’s often easy to overlook the need for a backup means of finding one’s way around. GPS in purpose-built devices, as well as in phones, tablets, and computers only go…
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Trailer Accessories

No camper is complete without an accompanying collection of accessories. Some are practical and necessary, while others might be comforts. I picked up some of each. Chocks for the wheels are on the necessary side – particularly with the large…
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Winch Isolator

When I first installed the synthetic rope onto the drum and wound it up on the bench I noticed that the hook didn’t exactly snugly mate against the hawse fairlead. Unable to tension it any further, the hook kind of…
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Selecting a Winch

Winches seem to generate as much discussion as tires, lift kits, or trash talk on forums. There are those who feel they want the best and have strong opinions to render, and those who are cost-conscious and are happy with…
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The Bambeco Recycled Bicycle Chain Bottle Opener

Every once in a while a cool product comes along that offers useful utility while also doing something good for the environment. The Recycled Bicycle Chain Bottle Opener is one perfect example. Manufactured from used bicycle chain, it offers form,…
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RhinoRamps

Okay, this is one of those products I probably should have started using years ago. My usual routine is to get the vehicle up on a floor jack and then use jack stands. Maybe the comfort of knowing the vehicle…
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