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Why we love electric plasma arc lighters

Why we love electric plasma arc lighters

Plasma arc lighters are the new “must have” device. They make a great gift for anyone that lights pretty much anything (you don’t need to be a smoker to appreciate it). They’ve revolutionised the way that we light fires, stoves, and everything else. The good things about plasma arc lighters They are windproof so they […]

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Our car fridge set up

Our car fridge set up

While it’s not an essential for some people, we’ve found that the convenience of having the car fridge with us is something that we just don’t want to live without now.  It makes everything from a weeks-long adventure to a quick trip to the shops a whole lot more painless. We’ve opted for our 55-litre […]

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Our dual battery set up

Our dual battery set up

With the new Major 4×4 Prado 150, we’ve started off our modifications with what is one of our biggest needs – the dual battery system. Thanks to everything that was done to the car before we got it, we were lucky to have the major modifications already set up. With our plans the dual battery […]

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We welcome the new Major 4×4 Prado

We welcome the new Major 4×4 Prado

After the heartache of losing the original Major 4×4 Prado 120, we’ve gone and bought ourselves a new Prado. Today, I introduce the new Major 4×4 Prado 150. We’ve upgraded not only in models, but in specs (factory and aftermarket) as well. The new Prado is a 2010 model, which is around 5 years newer […]

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The Difference Between Recovery Straps

The Difference Between Recovery Straps

Recovery straps have save us again and again, and are still one of the best tools for getting ourselves, and others, out of trouble. There’s a lot of different types out there, and they are all for different uses. We’ve written up a guide for what each strap should be used for. Snatch Strap These […]

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Top 10 4WD Accessories

Top 10 4WD Accessories

One of the biggest questions that we hear is “What do I need for my 4WD?” We’ve put this list together with our Top 10 4WD Accessories that you should have when you get off the beaten track. We’ve broken this list into three parts – ‘Must-haves’, ‘Should-haves’ and ‘Not essential, but useful’. Must-have: Bull […]

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Top 10 4WD Mistakes Not To Make

Top 10 4WD Mistakes Not To Make

1 Buying the right car Figure out what you need. What are you going to carry? Are you towing? How many people do you need to carry? Oneo big trap that a lot of people fall into is buying a the latest model car that doesn’t have the right accessories ready-made yet. Another big thing […]

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All About DC-AC Power Inverters

All About DC-AC Power Inverters

Not having easy access to 240V power is one of the biggest drawback of being away from home. We do tend to rely on it for things ike charging laptops and phones, and running things like fans and fridges. When there’s no 240V plugs where you are, a 12-240V power inverter will be indispensable. Modified […]

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