2016 Holiday Gift Guide

Holiday Gift Guide: So like most people around this time of year you are probably wondering what to get? Well, I have some great ideas for you. This is my ever growing list of items that I consider the best of the best! For the Handyman: Kraig tools and jigs: Kraig makes a series of actually useful tools and jigs that make everyday projects that much simpler. First is the…

Survival Iodide

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Survival Iodide: So like me, with the current unrest in the country you are probably getting some items together to keep on hand just in case. One of the cheapest items that will give you the best chance to survive is Iodide tablets. At under $10 per 2 weeks supply, this has to be the best bang for your buck. Potassium Iodide basically fills up your thyroid with pure iodide before it can absorb any…

Linksys WRT3200ACM

Linksys WRT3200ACM

WRT3200ACM Overview The WRT3200ACM Wi-Fi Router features Tri-Stream 160 and MU-MIMO technologies for the latest in connecting multiple high-end devices at the same time. The Linksys WRT3200ACM has enough ram and a dual core 1.8GHz CPU to run open-source firmware and all your high-bandwidth activities. I got mine from Best Buy you can get yours here http://bby.me/lf3h The desktop form factor of the WRT3200ACM features 802.11a/b/g/n/ac standards over the 2.4 GHz and…

Vibram Signa

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Vibram Signa The Vibram Signa is the safest way to go barefoot in summer water sports. This past spring I have been looking for the perfect set of water shoes. I had several requirements they needed to be snug fitting, quick drying, able to protect my feet from rocks and they had to be stylish. Design: Finding the Vibram Signa fit the requirement for Stylish! Each individual toe is individually…

Ansun LED Floodlights

Ansun LED Floodlights

Ansun LED Floodlights I really like this ANSUN LED Floodlights, it’s available at Amazon http://amzn.to/1ThxmJd If you have any questions please let me know. The outer shell is a massive heatsink, It is completely powdercoated white so you don’t have to worry about chipping or pealing. the white color also helps the massive heatsink stay cooler during the day. The LED in the center is a LED module that uses…

Ergo Desktop

Ergo Desktop Kangaroo Elite

Ergo Desktop The Ergo Desktop is one of the premier, made in the USA, ergonomic desktop manufactures. I have been using the Kangaroo Elite by Ergo Desktop for about a week. Recently I changed day jobs and my new employer has some really nice looking chairs, and while they look good they don’t sit well for me. Some of the particular features that attracted me to Ergo Desktop was the way the…

NAS data recovery

NAS Drive Recovery

NAS data recovery Continuing one of my previous series on saving your digital data I’d like to show you the Home NAS data recovery software from the company Home NAS Recovery. As I have posted about in the past it’s always a good idea to have a backup, and a backup of the backup. Presently I have 3 copies of my important data and it was a good thing here this past…

Star Wars Lego Jedi Interceptor

Star Wars Lego Jedi Interceptor So today I got to interview my son after he was done building with his Star Wars Lego Jedi Interceptor. That he received as a Christmas gift. Check it out here on Amazon! http://amzn.to/1mUwmfp Overall the build was quick, My six year old son was able to get it completely built within an afternoon with minimal help. He has enjoyed playing with it for the entire…

Tdrones SmartX

Tdrones SmartX Type A

Part 3 Quadcopters: Tdrones SmartX Part 3 of my series on hobby quadcopters is focusing on another important piece of the quadcopter the frame. My current favorite frame is the Tdrones SmartX they are designed and built by one of the top hobby motor manufactures T-motor. In the last few weeks I have been talking with the fine people from Mongran Perspective. You can find them at YouFlyShop.com They have also given…

RadioLink AT9

The RadioLink AT9

One of the most important parts about any Remote controlled system is the remote control system. If you are interested to know more about the difference between quadcopters and drones please check out this page. Lets first look at the radio. What I recommend is the RadioLink AT9. I recommend this one mainly because of the ability to grow with the hobby and some of the features specific to multi…