My Three Favorite Bushcraft Items

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In January I was tagged by Hendrik of Hiking in Finland to name my three favourite Bushcraft and/ or Camping items. Due to old age and my declining memory and partly because things have been a little hectic so far this year, I never got round to posting my response. Sorry Hendrik, but thanks for […]

A Kupilka Like No Other

I’m surprised at how perfect the Kupilka biomaterial (50% pine wood fiber and 50% plastic) is for carving and engraving. It doesn’t take very much effort, especially with a power tool like a Dremel, and the results are gorgeous. Since my first attempts at engraving my Kupilka 21 I’ve wanted to try something a little […]

Kupilka Kustomizations

Once I get in the mood to start modifying gear anything is fair game. In fact you might want to brace yourselves for a flurry of mod/hack posts in the coming days. Ever since getting my hands on a Kupilka 21 cup I’ve wondered what it would be like to work with it as a […]

Kupilka Giveaway Entry – Peter Gulbranson

I thought I’d share one of the entries from my recent (now closed) Kupilka giveaway that wasn’t published during the giveaway period. Many thanks to Peter for his excellent post and to all the other readers of my blog who submitted complete entries. I’ll continue to share them from time to time. Peter Gulbranson – […]

Winner of the Kupilka Starter Kit…

The response to my Kupilka Starter Kit Giveaway was phenomenal, far greater than anything I had expected. After going through all of the emails I received to determine if they were complete or not (I did respond to everyone that forgot a photo even though UI said I wouldn’t), I received a total of 144 […]

Kupilka Giveaway – Closed!

Well the wait is almost over. The Kupilka starter kit giveaway is officially closed and all of the entries have been received. I won’t be able to select a winner until another day or two, so the suspense will have to continue. I’d like to thank all of you who took the time to submit […]

Reminder: 4 Days Left – Kupilka Giveaway!

I wanted to remind you all to submit your Kupilka Starter Kit giveaway entries. The deadline to enter is April 30th, 2011. Please refer to the full rules here for this gear giveaway. I’ve received about 21 entries to date, so your chances of winning are still really good. Here’s a good example of a […]

Kupilka Giveaway Entry – Patrick Gosnell

More great submissions have been coming in to the Complete Kupilka Starter Kit Giveaway. If you haven’t put together your response yet or aren’t sure how to respond, take a look at Patrick’s submission below which is a great example of a complete response. Patrick also gets two extra entries (three in total) for having […]

Kupilka Starter Kit Giveaway: Ends April 30

I wanted to remind you all to submit your Kupilka Starter Kit giveaway entries. The deadline to enter is April 30th, 2011. Please refer to the full rules here for this gear giveaway. I’ve received about 8 entries to date, so your chances of winning are still really good. Here’s a good example of a […]

Kupilka Giveaway Entry – Brendan Jones

I’ve been getting some great submissions to the Complete Kupilka Starter Kit Giveaway. If you haven’t put together your response yet or aren’t sure how to respond, take a look at Brendan’s submission below which is a great example of a complete response. Brendan also gets two extra entries (three in total) for having his […]