When it comes to ferro rods/spark sticks/firesteels – call ‘em what you will (except fire steels - they are for use with flint!) I have found that there can be a huge difference in performance between ferrocerium rods from various manufacturers.
You can now get tickets for the fabulous BushMoot we're following the successful format from last year and we've also secured the site for extra camping days if you would like to come earlier and /or stay longer.
I've been using the Caldera Cone for a few years now and it really has been an excellent, super efficient, clean and ultralight, the only downside has been the length of time to cook and the limitation of only being able to use Meths. Enter the Titanium Sidewinder TiTri!
Thermarest - NeoAir All Season
I wasn’t sure what to expect when the parcel turned up with Thermarests NeoAir All Season, reviews of other models have ranged from excellent, to leaks to rustling like a crisp packet - this wouldn’t be too bad as my snoring usually manages to mask most other noises.
This review is slightly different in as much as I experimented on my children, I know, that's a bad start but I figured it was the most effective way of getting a true and honest result.
So, one night I made sure they knew I was making them eggs for breakfast the following day and my cunning plan was put into action. Alas, Jenna thwarted me by saying it was a fried egg for her or nothing...
The Dragon Cooking System from BCB comprises some well-tried and tested elements brought together to form a practical cooking set-up.
The system comprises an MoD “Osprey” plastic water bottle and cup duo – which should need no introduction as it is an iconic bit of kit – a MKI Crusader cup/mug, which has to be the best stainless steel military style mug ever made, the