Category Archives: Gear and places to get it

Keen Pittsburgh Boots

The therapist fiancé will tell you that I have more of a shopping addiction than she does. This of course is a bit of female propaganda, because men don’t have shopping addictions. Some of us however, do have gear addictions. … Continue reading

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Benchmade Griptilian

Being occasionally guilty of buying something just because it is a great deal, I’ll admit I picked up this knife more on an impulse than pure need. I normally carry a myerchin folding rigging knife, however I had felt some … Continue reading

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Grundens Gage “Midway” soft shell jacket

Just received a new Grundens Gage series jacket. I ordered it online while here at work because despite being in the south we have had some cold nights that I was very unprepared for. So far it has definitely met … Continue reading

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Gear Review, Grundens Shackleton Duffel Bag

The last two days have been an early christmas of sorts for me, as I will be at work for christmas and new years. One great piece of gear that I got for work is the Grundens Shackleton Duffel Bag. … Continue reading

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Fully Mobile Part 2

After about a week with the Ipad 2, I am still really pleased with it. The ability to access information on the go with a large screen in addition to the group of useful maritime apps I have downloaded to … Continue reading

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The Waterman is now fully mobile!

I’ll admit, it was a bit of a stretch to purchase, but I decided to pickup an iPad with 3G this week. So far it has  one of the best technology purchases I have ever made. I bought it primarily … Continue reading

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My 60 Day Co-Op Packing List

So it’s the night before you get on that airplane or bus, what do you need to bring with you. This is my check list and fits into a medium-sized duffel and a 38 liter backpack. Clothing: Most vessels you’ll … Continue reading

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