Gear

TECHNICAL-Batteries

There are often posts on 4×4 groups where people inquire about purchasing a battery. Sometimes the advice given makes no sense at all, which motivated DIRK VAN REENEN to consolidate the key elements around how a battery, charger and charge controller work.

Cruising along

The Toyota Land Cruiser 70 Series is well known for its overlanding prowess. What it’s not known for is its abundance of tech. In fact,

Seeing is believing

A pair of binoculars is a must for overlanders and anyone spending time in the bush. They can
enhance your overall outdoor experience but choosing the right pair can be a daunting task. ANTON WILLEMSE JNR offers a few suggestions.

Compact, yet spacious

How do you go about choosing a caravan? For ANTON WILLEMSE SNR it’s all about size and convenience and he discovered both with the Outbound Cyclone SB.

Hi, ho. Hi, ho. It’s off to camp we go!

Here at Adventure Afrika, we believe that camping is always the answer – regardless of the question. But there is no reason it should be a schlepp! With the help of our readers and online audience we put some top tips and hacks together, suitable for novice and experienced campers.

It’s Braai time!

Walking around a Tentco shop for a prolonged period is a recipe for disaster. They have everything and more with regards to camping equipment, and you are almost forced to spend too much money before heading home to a difficult conversation with your significant other. And now, during braai month, Tentco has extended their already comprehensive line-up with their own brand of braai equipment. Anton Willemse Jnr was ready to do the testing…

Mount anything, anywhere

We have featured RAM Mounts in this section before, giving a basic overview of this company’s rugged and versatile mounting solutions. They claim to have a mount able to secure almost any of your electronic devices anywhere, safe in the knowledge they will be secure no matter where your adventure takes you.

Raising the roof(top)!

There are not many things that can put a damper on your carefully planned camping or adventure trip faster than not sleeping well. And with so many sleeping solutions available on the market today, there is no excuse not to have a good night’s rest even when roughing it. Last month we looked at trailer tents, hitting that sweet spot between space, comfort and value. This month we review whether rooftop tents are, in fact, worthy of their “darlings of the camping industry” title.

The Nissan Navara. Bold Exterior coupled with interior comfort and intelligent 4x4