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NEWS | Bluetti PowerOak AC200P Portable Power Station with Solar Power Capacities

BLUETTI – also known as PowerOak in Europe, shines the light on the AC200P solar-powered power station. The international specialist in power storage solutions has set new standards in safety and clean energy, with its AC200P. The portable AC200P has a battery capacity of 2000Wh/540Ah and offers an extremely long battery life, with up to 3500 charge cycles – thanks to the LiFePO4 battery. In addition, there are 13 AC/DC/RV/USB output ports. Safe and reliable, the AC200P is therefore, ideal for independent power supply, without the need of an electricity grid or wall socket, outdoors. Based on solar energy, the …

Trip Report – Backpacking Mount Elden and SOTA Activation

What’s on your adventure bucket list? For me, I’ve long wanted to combine two of my favorite hobbies: backpacking and amateur radio. Years ago I stumbled upon videos by Steve, WG0AT on YouTube. His simple adventures appealed to me. Packing just the essentials and using rudimentary (by today’s digital standards) electronics and techniques — including Morse code and a simple wire for an antenna — Steve (along with his goats!) would visit amazing locations and proceed to make contacts thousands of miles away. I learned later that these mountaintop adventures were part of a sport called SOTA — Summits on …

Be Prepared with the SOL Emergency Bivvy Bag

Be prepared for the unknown with the Emergency Bivvy Bag from Survive Outdoors Longer. You may be a seasoned outdoorsman, but never know when you might get lost, hurt, or stuck in bad weather, and you need some emergency shelter. These situations typically happen very quickly, and there isn’t often time to build a shelter. In a case like this, or if you find yourself needing additional shelter, this piece of gear could save you. This bivvy bag is made for emergencies: the color will make you visible to others and the whistle included will help you to be heard. …