Tag Archives: Garage Gear

Survival Day 142 (Standard & Metric Tape Measure)

I was surprised that I had to do a little digging to find a Standard & Metric Tape Measure all in one package. Depending on what type of work I’m doing I move between the two and having one Tape Measure that supports … Continue reading

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Survival Day 136 (100-Watt Portable Generator Power Inverter)

You can charge up this 100-Watt Portable Generator Power Inverter using a regular wall socket or a solar cell and then carry it to wherever you need power. When it comes to Off Grid living or maybe just wanting some decent lights … Continue reading

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Survival Day 135 (Bow Saw)

If you spend any time out in the wilderness you know how important it is to have a good Bow Saw on hand. For those smaller branches that are still too big to break by hand but to small to effectively use … Continue reading

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Survival Day 130 (WD-40 Safe Can Diversion Stash Container)

I love hiding things in plain sight. People tend to discount everyday items if they look like they belong. Whenever I’m on a long road trip I keep some extra money in a WD-40 Safe Can Diversion Stash Container and keep it … Continue reading

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Survival Day 128 (Lineman’s Pliers)

My Lineman’s Pliers have served me well over the years, and having a good pair or two in strategic locations is always a good idea. I keep one pair in my vehicle, another in my home tool-chest, and a third set at … Continue reading

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Survival Day 118 (30-Gallon Gas Caddy Fuel Tank)

My bolt hole is way off the main road. You always know when I am out of gas because you can hear me cursing from a long way off. I hate going to use a four wheeler or to gas … Continue reading

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Survival Day 107 (Air Tool Set)

With this Air Tool Set and your Quiet Air Compressor (Day 51) you can handle a ton of every day tasks. I’ll never work on my car again without my Air Tool Set. I didn’t realize how much easier routine maintenance would be … Continue reading

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Survival Day 101 (Jump Starter & Compressor)

The only problem I’ve ever had with my Jump Starter & Compressor is getting it back from people after I’ve loaned it to them. I take it with me anytime I’m going to be leaving my vehicle sitting for a while – like … Continue reading

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Survival Day 100 (BackCountry 2-In-1 Axe)

I love this BackCountry 2-In-1 Axe. It is just long enough to do real work while maintaining a size that is also perfect for hiking and camping. Add in the integrated saw in the base of the shaft and you can … Continue reading

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Survival Day 79 (Ball Pein Hammer)

When it comes to being discrete, this Ball Pein Hammer is just what you need. (Pein or Peen?) No one is going to look twice if they see a Hammer  in your trunk or under the seat of your vehicle. It is an ordinary … Continue reading

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