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Forum: Your Rig! 51 Minutes Ago
Replies: 500
Views: 79,425
Posted By jgaz
I’m betting it wasn’t to fix the built-in...

I’m betting it wasn’t to fix the built-in electric butt warmers:D
Forum: Your Rig! 8 Hours Ago
Replies: 500
Views: 79,425
Posted By jgaz
Hog rings, hog ring pliers, and an electric...

Hog rings, hog ring pliers, and an electric knife.

Uncovering/recovering a seat cushion and adding or replacing seat foam.
Forum: Hiking, Biking & All Human Powered 3 Days Ago
Replies: 2
Views: 92
Posted By jgaz
Heat Stroke Article

I’m not always a fan of Outside magazine but this is a very good article on heat related illness.

https://www.outsideonline.com/2398105/heat-stroke-signs-symptoms


Some of the issues that led...
Forum: Camping & Overland Living 1 Week Ago
Replies: 5
Views: 179
Posted By jgaz
Also, my 2 cents, you won’t be happy with a liner...

Also, my 2 cents, you won’t be happy with a liner on a regular basis.

I’ve always found myself twisted up in the bag within a bag anytime I’ve tried to use a liner.
Forum: Camping & Overland Living 1 Week Ago
Replies: 5
Views: 179
Posted By jgaz
Check out this company: ...

Check out this company:

https://www.wiggys.com/sleeping-bags/rectangular-style-sleeping-bags/

I was provided one of their +40 bags on a raft trip several years ago. It was very well made. The...
Forum: Your Rig! 1 Week Ago
Replies: 11
Views: 285
Posted By jgaz
Looks great!

Looks great!
Forum: All Other Activities, Gear & Resources 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 2
Views: 309
Posted By jgaz
Can’t Drill Straight?

I don’t think I’ve ever posted these tools on ORP. Its getting hot in the garage in the afternoon and too hot to hike so here goes.

Even after 50+ years of practice I still struggle at times (a...
Forum: General Talk 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 2
Views: 154
Posted By jgaz
Here is another article on the upcoming...

Here is another article on the upcoming expedition.

https://expeditionportal.com/bfgoodrich-east-west-australia-jeep-expedition-retraces-continent-crossing/
Forum: General Talk 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 2
Views: 154
Posted By jgaz
Interesting Diane. Thanks for posting. I...

Interesting Diane. Thanks for posting.

I love the old black and white photos. The Rokon 2wd bike in photo two is sweet!

Also, check out the photographers’s chair mounted to the left front on...
Forum: All Other Activities, Gear & Resources 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 7
Views: 185
Posted By jgaz
I agree with all the above. However, I have...

I agree with all the above.

However, I have a set of the original Taiwan manufactured GearWrench metric wrenches. These were a gift and don’t have the reversing lever. I used them daily from...
Forum: Hiking, Biking & All Human Powered 06-11-2019
Replies: 4
Views: 290
Posted By jgaz
Thanks. An iPhone 6s

Thanks.
An iPhone 6s
Forum: Hiking, Biking & All Human Powered 06-11-2019
Replies: 4
Views: 290
Posted By jgaz
Grandview Trail scenery

I spent the last three days hiking some of the lesser traveled trails for my Grand Canyon volunteer gig.

Less traveled meant I had some spare time to play with my phone.
...
Forum: All Other Activities, Gear & Resources 06-05-2019
Replies: 7
Views: 532
Posted By jgaz
I agree with Kris and I’m going to add my...

I agree with Kris and I’m going to add my experiences.

My first pair of 4AH Lithium-Ion batteries was purchased in January of 2013 as part of an after Xmas kit deal. At least one of these...
Forum: All Other Activities, Gear & Resources 06-05-2019
Replies: 7
Views: 532
Posted By jgaz
Hey Kris, Are you still liking the Ryobi angle...

Hey Kris, Are you still liking the Ryobi angle grinder? I just received a HD gift card and was looking at the grinder on sale.
I have a good corded Dewalt but was thinking about the Ryobi in case...
Forum: Communications & Other Electronics 06-05-2019
Replies: 21
Views: 1,711
Posted By jgaz
Nicely done Kris! Thanks (as always) for the...

Nicely done Kris!
Thanks (as always) for the details and the links.
Forum: Classifieds: Parts & Equipment For Sale 06-03-2019
Replies: 0
Views: 215
Posted By jgaz
Torch Bottle Cart

SOLD!

Cleaning out the shed.

Oxy/acetylene Bottle Cart for sale. $20.00 OBO.

West valley (Peoria). Pick up only or will meet within reason. No shipping.
...
Forum: Survival & Emergency Preparedness 06-02-2019
Replies: 3
Views: 352
Posted By jgaz
I’ve been looking at these as well. The long...

I’ve been looking at these as well.
The long discharge time along with the small unit size makes me very interested.

Did you purchase this from Element during the Black Friday sale?
Forum: Your Rig! 05-25-2019
Replies: 500
Views: 79,425
Posted By jgaz
Yup! That’s the picture where i saw it. ...

Yup! That’s the picture where i saw it.

Nice shot Aimee!
Forum: Your Rig! 05-25-2019
Replies: 500
Views: 79,425
Posted By jgaz
Nice picture. You can’t see it in this picture...

Nice picture. You can’t see it in this picture but I liked your “big foot” warning flag that I noticed in other pics from your trip.

This patch usually rides along on my day pack....
Forum: All Other Activities, Gear & Resources 05-10-2019
Replies: 9
Views: 1,905
Posted By jgaz
I know this thread is over two years old but a...

I know this thread is over two years old but a friend just sent me a link to this company. They have some interesting tool rolls at really decent prices.
...
Forum: Trip Reports & Photos 05-06-2019
Replies: 13
Views: 700
Posted By jgaz
Have fun! You deserve a break;)

Have fun!
You deserve a break;)
Forum: Camping & Overland Living 04-19-2019
Replies: 6
Views: 616
Posted By jgaz
You’re right about that Steve. I wanted to...

You’re right about that Steve. I wanted to build a lower shelf for my son’s smoker grill. Just 4 pieces of angle iron, and an expanded metal shelf about 14”x22”. No big deal I figured.

I...
Forum: Jeep Specific 04-12-2019
Replies: 3
Views: 469
Posted By jgaz
Exactly right Kris. Federal regulations drive...

Exactly right Kris.
Federal regulations drive more design decisions than the general public realizes.

Crash tests, especially frontal impact, were a very big reason for the demise of the 4.0L. ...
Forum: Your Rig! 04-05-2019
Replies: 500
Views: 79,425
Posted By jgaz
Love the improvement. Once again, nice work...

Love the improvement.
Once again, nice work Kris!
Forum: Your Rig! 03-31-2019
Replies: 500
Views: 79,425
Posted By jgaz
Nice work! Did you fab the diagonal corner...

Nice work!

Did you fab the diagonal corner brace as well?
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