Gadget Guy – March 2018


Survival Belt by SlideBelts
You didn’t know you were needing this until now. The ultimate survival belt in a width of 1.5” and a one size fits all adjustable buckle up to 48” waist. From an aluminum flashlight and bottle opener to a titanium nitride coated stainless steel blade and a ferrocerium fire starting rod, you will have virtually everything you need to survive. Carry less in the backcountry and have it all in one place when you need it.

///  Survival Belt by Slidebelts$150


Euro Blackcan Heat Camping Mat
Ever wish for more warmth camping then your thick sleeping bag? Then consider this heated camping mat. Using an automatic hot water heating system water is heated with the small portable stove and then cycled into your camping mat for a warm and toasty night. Completely packable and lightweight, never worry about the elements again.

///  Camping Mat$400
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MaxTrax MKII Recovery Boards
MAXTRAX Your Stowaway for Emergency Vehicle Extraction. Whether you’re retrieving your boat from the water, or your vehicle out of boggy mud, sand or snow, MAXTRAX is the vehicle extraction tool that can make vehicle recovery quicker and easier. You can even use MAXTRAX upside down as a shovel to remove excess material from around your tires. Made of UV stabilized, flexible, super tough engineering-grade reinforced nylon, MAXTRAX provides traction and a firm base to get your vehicle quickly back on the road.

///  Recovery Boards$350
Available in different colors.


Traxxas TRX-4 R/C Defender
Ever wanted a Land Rover Defender but don’t want to for out the money? Well now you can get a 1/10 Scale Scale with 2.4GHz TQi Radio controller. With a powerful 21T Titan motor and remote locking differentials you’ll be climbing everything in sight. It’s steel frame and waterproof housing to protect the long lasting battery, you’ll be causing for hours.

///  TRX-4 R/C Defender$450
5th Gear Power Sports is a Traxxas dealer


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