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Bushcraft Friendly Campsite – Balloch O’ Dee – Review

Bushcraft Friendly Campsite – Balloch O’ Dee Glamping is OK when the site has hammock poles! Most of us have a significant other who doesn’t quite get the whole bushcraft thing.  It’s important that we maintain our relationships as well as our kit so glamping can be the answer.  It’s with this in mind that…

Lifesystems Expedition Plus 50+ Insect Repellent – Review

Lifesystems Expedition Plus Insect Repellent   Midgie Busting Insect Repellent Nobody likes midgies, least of all me.  The little blighters just love to chomp on my flesh.  This recent discovery of mine has revolutionised my fight against the wee barons!  I have tested this in just a T-Shirt through several swarms of midgies and not…

These Boots are Made for Walking

We all know times are tough, Britain is coming out of the other end of a financial meltdown so unless you’re a politician you’re probably feeling a bit thrifty. With this is mind I’ve set about examining and testing ways we can save money but still get good kit.  This article is about the most…

Bahco Laplander Saw – Review

The Bahco Laplander Saw is one of Ray Mears favorites but I have to say I’m not convinced. The Laplander blade is very sharp and it certainly cuts well and the blade locks so you don’t have to worry about it closing on your hand. It comes with a lanyard attached to stop it slipping from…