Monthly Archives: March 2013

Fenix LD41 Flashlight

Just{elation} loves quality flashlights.  Heck, anything quality is appreciated here!  So it’s no surprise that the next review coming is of the Fenix LD41 Flashlight.  When night overtakes the day, this outdoor flashlight comes to life at an amazing 520

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Posted in Around The House, Camping, Casual Outdoor, Commuting, Electronics, Gear, Health & Safety, Hiking, Reviews

Fenix TK15 Flashlight

Sometimes you just need a good flashlight.  There’s not much worse than grabbing your flashlight and realizing that water got into the casing…somehow…while in the junk drawer of your kitchen.  Well, Fenix seems to produce torches that help alleviate  the question of

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Posted in Around The House, Camping, Casual Outdoor, Commuting, Electronics, Gear, Hiking, Reviews

Fenix PD22 G2 Flashlight

The latest flashlight to join Just{elation} existence is the incredible Fenix PD22 Flashlight.  This torch was chosen because of the intense Cree XP-G2 (R5) LED that gives this light an amazing 210 lumens.  Now don’t get be mistaken, 210 lumens

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Ahnu Moraga Mesh Hiking Shoes

New hiking shoes can always be trying…you know the feeling, you found your current pair 10 years ago, they lasted forever, and now your big toe is poking out the hole in the front.  You hit up the local outdoor

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Posted in Clothing, Footwear & Socks, Reviews

Garmin Fitness Monitors

Garmin is arguably an industry leader in the GPS and Fitness Monitor market. They simply do a great job at what they do. Sometimes the problems come into play when you start comparing the different models, and wondering why you’d

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Posted in Cycling, Electronics, Fitness, Gear, Reviews, Swimming

Mountain Hardwear Ampato Rain Jacket

With springtime among us, it’s time for everyone to start looking at raincoats again.  And the questions always pour in, which one should I get?  Why?  Do I need GoreTex?  Do I want eVent?  What’s the difference? Well, Just{elation} doesn’t

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Posted in Camping, Casual Outdoor, Commuting, Cycling, Gear, Hiking

GoPro Hero 3 Cameras

GoPro Hero3

GoPro Cameras have been around since the company’s early days of 35mm film photographing…dubbed the Hero 35mm in 2005.  They’re now on the 6th generation GoPro Hero 3, available in 3 versions, White, Silver, and Black editions.  With 3 editions,

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Posted in Around The House, Camping, Casual Outdoor, Commuting, Cycling, Electronics, Gear

Snow Peak Carry On Chopsticks

Who doesn’t like some delicious Chinese food sometimes? Nobody.  It’s delicious, in fact, most all Asian food is great! And who hasn’t had the enjoyment of learning to use chopsticks?  The problem isn’t so much learning it as it’s not

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Posted in Around The House, Camping, Cutlery / Utensils, Gear, Health & Safety, Reviews

Leatherman Skeletool CX

Leatherman has a reputation to keep up in this world, they’ve been making multi-tools since 1983 when Timothy Leatherman and Steve Berliner out of Portland Oregon had an idea of a highly portable tool with multiple functions.  They’ve come out

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IPX Ratings Described

IPX Rating

Depending on the gear you’re looking to purchase, there’s often a rating posted on the packaging in terms of an IPX rating.  Very often the question gets thrown around to describe just what IPX-4 or IPX-7 means. Well, starting with

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Posted in Education, Gear, Outdoors