Midland GXT860VP4 42-Channel GMRS Pairs

Midland GXT860VP4 42-Channel GMRS Two Way Radio Review – Vibration alert & NOAA weather radio

Summary of Midland GXT860VP4 The Midland GXT Pro 860 is a mid-price general mobile radio service (GMRS) two way radio that features 42 channels for communication and a NOAA weather alert system. It also sports a 36 mile range, which is a surprisingly long distance for such an inexpensive radio system. For what it is, this two way radio is wonderful. Everything seems to work the way that it is meant to, though some of the functions do […]

Brunton Restore USB Solar-Powered Electronics Charger

Brunton Restore USB Solar-Powered Electronics Charger Review

Pros • Unit can be charged via USB as well as solar. • Comes with a USB > mini USB cord and an adapter for micro USB as well. • Includes a 12 volt adapter to charge the unit with a running vehicle. Cons • Instructions seem to be for a different unit altogether. • Charging with the solar cells takes a bit too long. • If it is exposed to heat for too long […]

Etón SCORPION Rugged, Portable Multi-Purpose Digital Radio with Crank Pulled Out

Eton Scorpion Review – Multi-Purpose Digital Radio with Crank Power and Weather Alerts(NSP100GR)

Summary Of Eton Scorpion The Eton Scorpion is a multi-purpose solar powered digital weather radio which is perfect for any set of camping gear. It is meant to take the mantle of a number of different items and be used either in an outdoors or an emergency situation. In those ways, it is highly functional. It operated exactly how it is supposed to and, in fact, has a number of interesting hardware features that are […]

Eton FRX3 Weather Alert Radio in the box

Eton FRX3 Weather Alert Radio Review

Summary of Eton FRX3 The Eton FRX3 is a hand turbine AM/FM/weather alert radio with a slew of other functions that may come in handy during a time of emergency or during your camping trips.It sports a number of functions which make it useful for what it is, including a smart phone charger (via USB), a hand turbine for charging an internal (but removable) Ni-MH battery unit, a functional radio, and a flashlight. There is also […]