2013/01/30 – Burn test on a 70% wool blanket, part 1/2


Every wondered why everybody keeps saying that a 100% wool blanket is the best for outdoor trips and sleeping next to the fire ? Well, I was wondering about it, and decided to do a…

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2013/01/25 – Weekend hike in the snow


For this weekend, the weather forecast was somewhere between -10 & -15 celsius during the night, and during the daytime sunny. The plan was to try some more ice fishing. Here is my gear for…

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2013/01/20 – Adding a towbar to my anvil


To get more use out of my anvil, I wanted to add a towbar so I have the possibility to make also rounded shapes. I searched the local ebay version here in Czech Republic, and…

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2013/01/18 – Weekend snow hike trip


With 9 people (4 couples & me), we planned to go for a hike, close to Prague so we would not loose too much time with travelling, for a hike from Friday afternoon till Sunday…

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2013/01/15 – My anvil


Today afternoon I bought on the local ebay site here in Czech Republic an anvil. There are several for sale, but or very far away, or too big for my needs. This one seemed to…

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2013/01/12 – Day hike in Kokorinsko area, Czech Republic


On Saturday my girlfriend, me and 3 friends decided to go for a day trip. It snowed slightly in the days before, so everything was covered but not to thick, we could easily hike in…

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2012/01/06 – Modifications to my old Swiss Volcano Stove + 5 burn tests


In this video I am showing several modifications I made to my Swiss Volcano Stove, plus 5 test burns: 3x with alcohol stoves, 2x with wood. The results turned out much better then I hoped…

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