Gear, Vehicle

The truck gets new tires: Pirelli Scorpion MTR

The truck came from the factory with Bridgestones A/T tires. A/T stands for All Terrain, but these tires are really a mix of on and off-road with the accent towards city and highway. They lasted 30,000 kilometers, which isn't that much but they took a real beating in 2018 on the trip to Tierra Del… Continue reading The truck gets new tires: Pirelli Scorpion MTR


GPS without GPS

For those who travel and more, for those who travel in remote places, GPS is a must. Paper maps are difficult to obtain, impractical to carry around, and can be costly if one wants detailed topo maps. Thanks to modern technology GPS is now affordable to most of us. A dedicated GPS receiver seems like… Continue reading GPS without GPS