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The Shelter box

While doing some research on disasters in third world countries, I came across something called a Shelterbox. This is a box containing a shelter and assorted items  to provide heat and cooking facilities after a disaster.  The charity that provides …

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The Long Journey Home

The Long Journey Home, by Lew B.  is a contest entry, don’t forget to submit yours.

August 18, 2009 – My wife and I leave Southern California for a nice 5 day drive through the beautiful (but desolate) state of …

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More Information on the Eureka Assault Outfitter 4 Tent

A couple of weeks ago, I put up a review on the Eureka Assault Outfitter 4 tent.  This last week, I spent several days at the beach.  I camped near some sand dunes for my grandchildren’s benefit.  They are young …

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A Review of the the Eureka Assault Outfitter 4, a Great Tent

I spent this afternoon setting up and evaluating the Eureka Assault Outfitter 4, which is the 4 person civilian version of the Marines combat tent.

We started by opening the tent and examined all the components. The tent came in …

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