Sofirn SC02 – A budget flashlight

Sofirn SC02 Sofirn sent me the SC02 to review. It’s a budget flashlight that doesn’t feel like a budget flashlight It does have a plastic body which feels rather “cheap” but it’s still a better bang for the buck then any light you’d find at a retail store. With...

FosPower AM/FM all weather radio

I picked this Fospower radio from from Amazon here:  Fospower Solar Radio  I felt that I needed to upgrade my Bug-Out bag. It has a built in flashlight, a solar panel for charging and usage as well as a hand crank.  The radio can tune into local FM, AM...

December Dashcam Giveaway

Thanks to everyone that joined my December Dashcam Giveaway YouTube Live on December 30th at 7pm EST I’d like to thanks the brands for making these products available.  A big shout out to RovyVon for supplying the A3 at the last minute! The winners were: Ghostek Bluetooth headphones –...

VioFo A119 Mini 2

VioFo has been in several of our cars over the last decade or so and it’s one of the first brands that I recommend to anyone looking for a reliable dashcam.   When the VioFo A119 Mini 2 arrived, I already knew that it would be going into our Mazda...

LuminAid Packlite titan 2 in 1

LuminAID Solar Charger: Recently, I was gifted this LuminAID solar powered lantern.  I mainly keep it in my bug-out bag but it does come in handy occasionally.     Review video:   Mike Dancy is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed...

Olight Oclip EDC clip flashlight

Olight Oclip – the clippable EDC flashlight Who thought of this? What a great little flashlight. At first I was reluctant to spend much time with the Olight Oclip but all it took was one trip to the dogpark for me to completely change my mind on it. This...

The AZDome M550 dashcam

New favorite dashcam? Is the AZDome M550 my new preferred dash camera?  It could be. The M550 has two front camera settings, 2K and 1080.  There is a rear facing camera at    and a cabin camera that runs    resolution.  There is no battery but the AZDome does...

Nitecore MT2A Pro giveaway Dec. 3rd

For all new readers to the blog of watchers of my YouTube / TikTok / Instagram feeds.  I do a semi-monthly giveaway.  Or try to.  This month it will be the NiteCore MT2A Pro flashlight.  You can see the blog post here: LINK The flashlight giveaway is open to...

SunJack Solar panels

SunJack Solar Panels: Sunjack recently sent me a 15W solar panel and a LightStick Mini They offer a 25W and 60W as well but those two aren’t as portable as the 15W Alongside the solar panel, Sunjack also offers Power banks and sent me the LightStick Mini.  This was...