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Pacing Tally Counter Locking Toggles/Ranger Beads

Pace counting is essential tool when walking on a compass bearing, you need to know when you arrive at your destination! You can estimate this accurately by using Pacing Tally Counter Locking Toggles. On level ground we each walk a natural number of steps in a given distance. In land navigation we determine how many [...]

Pacing Tally Counter Locking Toggles/Ranger Beads2016-10-31T14:05:13+00:00

Grid Reference Tool Listed in the 2016 edition of Trail Magazine’s Gear Guide

We can’t believe it!!  The Shaven Raspberry Grid Reference Tool has just been listed in the 2016 edition of Trail Magazine’s Gear Guide!    The Shaven Raspberry Grid Reference Tool which was designed and made by us takes the guess work out of grid references, and allows you to accurately give and plot 6 [...]

Grid Reference Tool Listed in the 2016 edition of Trail Magazine’s Gear Guide2016-10-31T14:05:13+00:00

EXPED Fold Dry Bag – First Aid

Both Lyle and I organise our rucksack kit into drybags, this has the benefit of obviously keeping everything dry and secure, but also keeps essential items together and makes them easier to find quickly... Well that’s what I thought!! I was recently involved in administering first aid to a fallen mountain biker and my rucksack [...]

EXPED Fold Dry Bag – First Aid2016-10-31T14:05:13+00:00

Aquapac Whanganui 348 Waterproof Smartphone Case

Due to the popularity of the Aquapac waterproof phone cases we have added the Aquapac Whanganui 348 waterproof smartphone case to our range.  The Aquapac Whanganui 348 Waterproof Smartphone Case fits the slightly larger phones such as the Apple i-phone 6, Samsung Galaxy Note 3, SIII, S4, S5, S6, HTC One. As well as keeping [...]

Aquapac Whanganui 348 Waterproof Smartphone Case2016-10-31T14:05:13+00:00

Odeo Mk3 LED Flare

Includes free, 1 metre paracord lanyard and comes with a clear plastic storage tube. Flares are a brilliant way of signalling for help in remote areas where there is no mobile phone reception; all mountain rescue teams carry them. However, conventional flares have one major flaw: they contain explosives, albeit in small amounts, plus highly [...]

Odeo Mk3 LED Flare2016-10-31T14:05:13+00:00

McMurdo Ranger Personal Locator Beacon

We are now selling the McMurdo Ranger Personal Locator Beacon (PLB) - Ranger +  FREE Registration form and step by step guide on how to register your PLB  Military specification Paracord Lanyard to secure it when being carried/used Bright reflective protective carrying case with belt/strap fastners

McMurdo Ranger Personal Locator Beacon2016-10-31T14:05:13+00:00

Ultimate Navigation Manual

Shaven Raspberry partner Lyle Brotherton has today published his new ground braking book the Ultimate Navigation Manual. The comprehensive guide, suitable for beginners to advanced navigators and search and rescue professionals, sets new standards in land navigation practice.  The book will take the reader through all the techniques required to become an expert navigator from the fundamental [...]

Ultimate Navigation Manual2016-10-31T14:05:13+00:00