lunch case

Stanley Nineteen13 Lunchcase $20 (purchase here)   Test Period: 6+ months Field Tester: Scatman The Stanley Nineteen13 Lunchcase is your modern day lunch box from when you were a kid.  Yeah it lacks Batman or Spiderman graphics…

2Toms Sports Detergent Review

2Toms Sports Detergent $8.75 (purchase here)   Test Period: 2 loads of laundry Field Tester: Scatman 2Toms contacted me to test their new "stink free" sports detergent a few months back.  Being an active guy I always have…

Black Diamond Trail Review

January 07, 2012 Location: : Black Diamond/Lake Sawyer/Maple Ridge (known as Henry's Ridge) Getting there: From I-405 take SR-169 south towards Black Diamond. Pass through Four Corners shopping-Safeway on the left and continue to the town…
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Crank Brothers Egg Beater 2 Review

Crank Brothers Egg Beater 2's $90 (purchase here)     Test Period: 7 months Field Tester: Scatman I've been using Crank Brothers Egg Beaters 2 pedals for over 5 years now and love them.  That being said I had…

Julbo Pipeline Sunglass Review

Julbo Pipelines $160 (purchase here) Test Period: 6 months Field Tester: Scatman Though large for my face I love these Julbo Pipeline sunglasses.  I should point out it wasn't love at first sight.  The Pipelines are,  well different. …

Hike Your Own Hike - Book Review

Francis Tapon: HYOH Book Review. Available in Hardcore, ebook, and audiobook, ($9.99-24.99). Francis might come off to some as the classic over achiever.  He speaks over 5 languages, graduated from Harvard Business School, co-founded a…
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GYST BP 1-11 Review

Gyst Backpack 1-11 $180 (purchase HERE)     Test Period: 4 months Field Tester: Scatman I haven't been this excited about a piece of gear in a while.  I hounded the poor guys at Gyst until they got me a BP 1-11 to test.  I…

Icebreaker Stripe Tech T

Icebreaker Stripe Tech T $75 (purchase HERE)     Test Period: 3 months Field Tester: Scatman This is my first piece from Icebreaker and I have to say I like it.  I'd say I like it a lot but there is one small quirk that…

SmartWool Microweight Crew Review

Smartwool Microweight Crew The Smartwool Microweight is no longer available but you can get Smartwool's Merino 150 wt. l/s crew here.   Test Period: 2 months Field Tester: Scatman I've always been a fan of Smartwool…
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Saucony ProGrid Guide 3 Review

Saucony ProGrid Guide 3 $95 (purchase latest version HERE) Test Period: 10 months Field Tester: Scatman The ProGrid Guide 3's were suggested to me after the first shoe I tried gave me blisters within a few miles.  Right away I could tell…