Internal frame backpacks are completely different than external frame models. The only real similarity they share is that they both hold stuff. Once you get past that, you're dealing with two very different animals. One is made to carry copious quantities of gear while the other is designed to feel like it's part of your [...]
I'm throwing out any misinformation you may have about getting your HQL in Maryland. I just got mine and I'll show you step by step what it took.
We last published our review of GORUCK's flagship ruck sack, the GR-1. Since then, the military-grade gear manufacturer has created a backpack meant exclusively for rucking, otherwise characterized as walking extended distances while carrying heavy weight. The GORUCK Rucker can fit special weighted plates, as well as standard gear meant for hiking or camping. Whether it's [...]
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The GORUCK GR-1 is a military grade rucksack that is proudly constructed in the USA(along with every other pack they make) with a lifetime warranty. GORUCK makes many military MOLLE backpacks, but this review is going to be focused on their original, be-all, end-all 24 hour ruck, the GR-1. Conceived and created by Jason McCarthy, [...]
GORUCK makes military rucksacks and gear, and they do it right here in the USA. But did you know they stand behind their gear FOREVER? We talk about the "SCARS lifetime warranty".
If you're looking for a rock-solid flashlight, whether you need something tactical or just one, high quality light for your home, you won't find it at Walmart or Home Depot. Box stores have been flooded with cheap, sub-ten dollar LED flashlights and I can't say I blame them either, because most folks aren't willing to [...]
MOLLE vest setup is a question that comes to me all the time. The fact is, it's a preference more than a requirement issue, but we're going to discuss it anyhow.
-40 sleeping bags represent the most hardcore sleeping gear obtainable, and for an expedition into the back country or mountains amidst the deep-freeze, it's extremely important to have, because isolated areas take additional time to reach, should anyone need aid - this rig could save your life. Being one of the most critical pieces of [...]
For the past 50 years, Slumberjack has been producing quality equipment for your outdoor and sporting needs. Originally located in Boulder, Colorado, their products have begun to attract attention nation-wide. Slumberjack outdoor equipment can now be found in dealers across the United States and Canada. You may actually recognize several of their products without realizing [...]