August 20, 2017 3 min to read
Essential Gadgets for Adventurers
Category : Travel and More
While the thrill of being unfettered in the great outdoors is exhilarating, it comes with its own share of risks and dangers. Here are are some essential adventurer gadgets that’ll get you out of a tight spot.
Eton FRX3 Hand Turbine Radio
The FRX3 is a multi-powered,
SPOT Gen3 Satellite GPS
This pocket-sized device lets you communicate with family and friends even when you go beyond the boundaries of mobile service. The SPOT GEN3 uses satellite technology to provide critical and life-saving communication with just the push of a button. You can even share your GPS location with friends or emergency responders in the area.
SteriPEN Handheld Water
This handy device gives you
BioLite Campstove with
The BioLite CampStove is an innovative stove that can burn wood and twigs to create a smokeless fire that can cook meals. However, the highlight of the device is its ability to turn the heat into usable electricity for recharging your phone, light or other gadgets. How cool is that? Imagine your phone battery needs charging and you’re miles away from civilization. With this device, you can simply burn some broken twigs around you and plug your phone in to the USB slot.
Powertraveller Powermonkey Extreme
The Powermonkey Extreme packs a whopping 9,000mAh-capacity lithium polymer battery that can be fully charged via a 3- watt solar panel with 15 hrs of sunlight. The device is perfect for outdoors as the tough housing is shock and water resistant (at a depth of 3 ft, up to 30 min.). The device can also be charged via power outlet or through a USB port.
Ivation 5-Gallon Outdoor
Nothing beats a warm shower
Lumix TS5 Tough Camera
The Lumix DMC-TS5 Digital
These handy solar lanterns gets almost everything right : its compact, really bright and requires no batteries. The lantern can be collapsed to a thickness of 1 inch which leaves plenty of room for your other gear. It gets fully recharged in 7 hours (under direct sunlight) and lasts up to 12 hours on bright setting.
Handpresso Wild Hybrid
This compact and lightweight espresso maker lets caffeine junkies get their fix anytime, anywhere! Simply pump up with the pressure with the bicycle-type pump, add hot water and coffee and presto you have a perfectly brewed cuppa in minutes. The gadget requires no electricity or batteries which makes it perfect for tree huggers.