Tuesday’s Tip “Save The Day Kit”

The Gear Guys have a “Save a Dive Kit” for SCUBA diving; it has all the needed o-rings, dry suit seals, and miscellaneous tools neeeded to repair each piece of equipment. When we have a breakdown on the shore or out on the charter boat, we have a kit that can turn an emergency into…

Wordless Wednesday

Time Frame:  early November 2018 Location: 3 miles off the west shore of Lake Michigan Depth: 122 feet below the surface Water Temperature: 45 degrees Fahrenheit Mission: explore the shipwreck, enjoy the experience, and be all geared up!      

Cooking with Cast-Iron.

  When making the packing list for the next adventure, I always try to find a reason to pack my favorite cast- iron skillet.   I know in terms of gear it is considered very heavy, and so many of the articles we read point to the rule of lighter is better when it comes…

Nitecore P12 Flashlight

The Nitecore P12 flashlight has been tested by The Gear Guys over the past two years and has proven itself worthy very many times.  We have used and abused this flashlight while hiking in the woods, walking on a sandy beach, walking on a frozen icy beach, while freezing during a winter camping expedition, and…

Benchmade Saddle Mountain Skinner

  Gear Son recently added a new knife to his collection – the Benchmade Saddle Mountain Skinner.  Since I haven’t had this knife long enough to give you a full review, I will be giving my first impressions and an overview of the knife.  The Saddle Mountain Skinner is a beautiful fixed blade knife that comes…