Tag Archives: Vehicle 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 133 (Safety Raingear)

This Safety Raingear serves two purposes. Anyone who has ever worked in an ER knows what happens on rainy nights. People get hit changing tires, moving debris off the road, or while trying to help the guy in front them who … 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 124 (Self Defense Glass Breaker Pen)

I keep one of these Glass Breaker pens in my car. It is great to write down the occasional directions or part number and I know that if something happens and I need a window punch, I have one safely, and … 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 91 (Entrenching Shovel)

I love this Entrenching Shovel because no one really questions why I keep it in my vehicle and it is one of those utility tools that can be used for lots of different things. Need to dig out from a snowstorm? Need … 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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Survival Day 73 (Long Range Walkie Talkies)

These Long Range Walkie Talkies are a must have item whenever you are out in the wilderness. I’ve used mine while doing everything from sledding to hiking, and they’ve never let me down. Put the earpiece in and you are never far … Continue reading

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