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Car chargers leave you feeling flat?
Most generic USB chargers that plug into a cigarette lighter outlet put out a measly half an amp. The over9000 compact USB charger provides up to 2.1 amp output! Of course your device will only draw the power it needs to charge properly- so use it for everything. You can safely connect any 5 volt chargeable device to this USB adapter.
- Charge your mobile device in your car with this adapter
- Works with your own USB cable
- Ultra low profile design with easy pull handle
- Built in smart chip spoofs a data line connection for devices that do not allow 3rd party chargers
- Smart Chip monitors both the charger and connected device for safe charging
- Front power switch with blue LED
- DC input: 12v
- DC output: 5v @ 2.1 amps – can temporarily spike to 3.0 amps
- Compatibility: Standard size USB port for charging smartphones (iPhone & Android!), tablets, mobile phones, cameras, mp3 players, and various other USB chargeable devices
It really is the ultimate USB power adapter!
After all, what’s camping for if you don’t buy cool gadgets?
Is there a holiday left? It seems like Thanksgiving is being preempted by big box retailers.
New Camp Stove Goes Off the Grid
The stove burns wood but uses a thermoelectric generator to run a fan that makes the fire ultra efficient. Think of it like a miniature blast furnace. The electrical energy can also be used to charge small electrical appliances- like a phone or MP3 player.
Weighing only 33 ounces the makers claim a liter of water can be brought to a boil in only 4 1/2 minutes using less than 2 ounces of wood. A home version is also in the works.
There are dozens of quality backpack tents on the market. The new Spitfire 2 from Eureka offers a durable two person tent that packs light and sets up easy.
The Eureka Spitfire 2 Tent provides all the ventilation and headroom of the Spitfire in a tent that sleeps two comfortably. Set up is fast and easy with post and grommet corner attachments and clips to attach the tent body to the Spitfire 2 frame.