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by traveltoad
Thu Nov 14, 2013 2:43 pm
Forum: OAUSA AMATEUR RADIO NET PREVIEW
Topic: OAUSA Net 11/14/13 - What's in Your Box?
Replies: 4
Views: 1236

Re: OAUSA Net 11/14/13 - What's in Your Box?

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by traveltoad
Wed Nov 13, 2013 6:32 pm
Forum: OAUSA AMATEUR RADIO NET PREVIEW
Topic: OAUSA Net 11/14/13 - What's in Your Box?
Replies: 4
Views: 1236

OAUSA Net 11/14/13 - What's in Your Box?

This week we will talk about camp cooking boxes! Everyone's cook box will be slightly different driven by culinary preferences... but I am sure there are many commonalities and plenty for all of us to learn from each other. http://traveltoad.smugmug.com/Other/SmugShots/i-4sJVPb7/0/XL/smugshot_189364...
by traveltoad
Fri Oct 11, 2013 7:16 am
Forum: EQUIPMENT
Topic: Amazing jump starter!!
Replies: 11
Views: 4239

Re: Amazing jump starter!!

Are you stocking both the XP-1 and the XP-3?
by traveltoad
Thu Oct 10, 2013 7:16 am
Forum: EQUIPMENT
Topic: Amazing jump starter!!
Replies: 11
Views: 4239

Re: Amazing jump starter!!

Sweet!!!
by traveltoad
Wed Oct 09, 2013 6:29 pm
Forum: EQUIPMENT
Topic: Amazing jump starter!!
Replies: 11
Views: 4239

Re: Amazing jump starter!!

This is the slightly smaller XP-3 which only has a USB charging port and does not come in a zipper case.

Starting a cold Rover V8 engine:
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by traveltoad
Thu Oct 03, 2013 6:11 pm
Forum: EQUIPMENT
Topic: Amazing jump starter!!
Replies: 11
Views: 4239

Re: Amazing jump starter!!

Not challenging this product, because it sounds like a great solution to an age old problem ..............BUT, normally the amount of current required to jump start a V8 is significant, and the wiring on the jumper cables (shown in the picture) doesn't seem to be adequate. Am I missing something?? ...
by traveltoad
Mon Sep 30, 2013 5:23 pm
Forum: EQUIPMENT
Topic: Amazing jump starter!!
Replies: 11
Views: 4239

Re: Amazing jump starter!!

How much is it? Any info on the technology involved ? There really isn't any info on their website about the technology. I will try to get my hands one again and see if there is any more info with the unit itself. The (slightly) larger XP-1 retails for $159.99 The smaller XP-3 (designed more for mo...
by traveltoad
Thu Sep 26, 2013 5:53 pm
Forum: EQUIPMENT
Topic: Amazing jump starter!!
Replies: 11
Views: 4239

Amazing jump starter!!

Seriously, this thing is amazing. Small enough to fit in your back pocket. We tested it with 10 Land Rover V8 engine starts, leaving about half the charge remaining (per the LED indicators)!! http://traveltoad.smugmug.com/Other/SmugShots/i-bQ3q4Kc/1/XL/smugshot_5541561-XL.jpg Not on the EE website y...
by traveltoad
Thu Jul 11, 2013 8:16 pm
Forum: EQUIPMENT
Topic: Anyone try Gear Pods?
Replies: 2
Views: 1961

Re: Anyone try Gear Pods?

I read somewhere that they are all 3 1/2" diameter... but now I can't find where I read it.

Edit: found it! 3.25” maximum diameter (2.75" internal diameter)
by traveltoad
Wed Jul 03, 2013 8:58 am
Forum: EQUIPMENT
Topic: Anyone try Gear Pods?
Replies: 2
Views: 1961

Anyone try Gear Pods?

http://www.gearpods.com/default.asp

Came across these... anyone here try them or even see them in real life?

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