Monthly Archives: September 2022

Best Handheld Ham Radio for 2022

HD1 IP67 FPP Dual Band Ham Radio

Ham radios, also called amateur radios, are devices that use radio frequencies as a way to communicate and connect with people. They use voice, data, image, and text communications through RF spectrum frequencies. Owning a handheld ham radio might sound far-fetched, especially in this digital age. Many people don’t believe that ham radios are used […]

Best Long Range Walkie Talkies for 2022

Comms are dark sorcery, and “long-range walkie talkies” can sound like an oxymoron, but the best long-range walkie talkies are actually quite simple to use, based on their ability to address different frequencies, accept better antennas, and increase output power. The Ailunce HD1 isn’t just a good walkie talkie, it’s one of the best walkie […]

Making a Plywood Kayak

plywood kayak plans

The Jupiter Point series of kayak designs are intended as easy-to-build, fun-to-paddle, versatile collection of kayaks. With a simple 3-panel hull and unique 3-panel deck, the boats are quick to assemble, have a lot of character and perform very well. Plans are currently available for Ganymede a 13′ recreational kayak that uses 3 sheets of […]

Single Kayak or Canoe Trailer

single kayak trailer

If lifting up your canoe or kayak onto the roof of your vehicle is unappealing or impossible, consider hitching this trailer for easy transportation. Manufactured from lightweight, extruded aluminum, it can hold canoes or kayaks up to 17 feet long and comes with adjustable strap points to easily tie down the hull. Padding and front […]