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Final Update: Thunderbolt Original Jeans

Thunderbolt Jeans I kept putting off my final update thinking I might somehow tear or damage the Thunderbolt jeans.  Boy, what a waste of time.   So without and fanfare I present my final thoughts on what has turned out to be just an outstanding article of clothing.  But to read the details you much click here.

Coy Boy

Final Update: Slumberjack Lapland 20 F sleeping bag

Slumberjack Lapland 20

Home for the night

I used the Slumberjack Lapland 20 F on a 3 day 2 night trip along the Pinhoti Trail in east central Alabama. It turned out to be rather warm for January but I managed to get the bag wet. Did I mention we saw some storms… Anyways, the sleeping bag performed nicely, even when wet.  To read the rest of the update please click here.

Coy Boy

Final Review: Lifestraw Go with stage-2 filtration

Lifestraw Go

Getting a drink from the Lifestraw Go

I don’t have a lot to add this time so I’ll just relate how I used the Lifestraw Go on my most recent hike.  It works really well but I still find it easier to drink from a regular water bottle.  Which makes sence since the water in the Go is being filtered on the go, or is that in the Go….  To read the rest of the update please click here.

Coy Boy

Thunderbolt Sportswear Mark II jeans update

Thunderbolt jeans coy I have now worn the Thunderbolt jeans during several different activities and temperature ranges.  I like them a lot.  To read why please click here.

Coy Boy

Update: Coros LINX helmet

The Coros Linx smart cycling helmet is working great.  I was a little skeptical at first but after using it for over 100 miles I find myself looking forward to using my helmet for a change.  The app part is also improved with a couple of much needed recent updates.  To read the rest of the update please click here.

Coy Boy

Update: Slumberjack Lapland 20 F sleeping bag

slumberjack lapland 20 F I have used the Slumberjack Lapland 20 F on four overnight trips so far.  I don’t have a lot of new information to add to what I already reported after the first overnight hike but I was able to use the bag in cooler weather.  So I’ll just cut to the chase and focus on that night. To read the rest of the update please click here.
Coy Boy