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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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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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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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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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Snow Peak Mini Hozuki

Sometimes a headlamp is absolutely perfect, other times it’s a pain in the rear to have on your head all the time!  While out camping, Snow Peak has come up with a great lightweight (1.9oz without batteries) option which will

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Klean Kanteen Insulated Bottle

Coffe is delicious, right? Maybe you fancy some hot tea?  Iced tea? Oh, you simply like ice water to be cold…or you like hot water to stay hot? Well, the Klean Kanteen Insulated Water Bottle is an awesome answer.  Made

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Klean Kanteen Stainless Steel Pint Cups

Ever drop a glass at home?  The office?  What happened? It broke.  Admit it.  We’ve all done it. Ever consumed something out of a red Solo cup?  (or equivalent!) You threw it away, didn’t you?  Admit it.  We’ve all done it.

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Casio Protrek PRW-5000Y

Casio PRW-5000Y Watch Image

Behind all great people who are on-time comes a great watch, right?  Well, Just{elation} has started another long term review of the Casio Protrek PRW-5000Y, an ABC (altimeter, barometer, compass) wrist watch powered by the sun…or lamp in your room…or…well, anything

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Timbuk2 Tandem Pannier

With gas prices constantly on the rise, cycling is continually growing as one way to combat the battle at the gas pump.  Cycling is a great way to beat several battles in fact…it’s excellent exercise (fitness = lower health bills),

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Fitbit Zip

Walkers will love the new Fitbit Zip, as will geeks…and kids…and the elderly.  This new advanced level pedometer tracks your steps, distance walked, calories burned, has a built in clock, and has a fancy motivating happy/smily face. To start using

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