Product Reviews

Review – Feldon Shelter Crows Nest Extended

When rooftop tents first became a thing, they were mostly built by small, specialist canvas workers who had a passion for camping themselves – think Mr Swagman, owned by former 4WD Monthly deputy editor Mark Allen, or Shipp Shape, invented by ... [Read More]
April 2, 2019

Redarc Redvision Review

I know plenty of media has already reviewed and praised the Redarc Redvision system, but I’ve been hesitating until I’d used it in a handful of campers and caravans and really got my head around it. I think I finally have. Redvision is the ... [Read More]
April 2, 2019

Redarc BCDC1250D DC to DC Charger Review

As the power needs of our four-wheel drives and caravans are increasing, so are the demands we are placing on our battery charging systems. Bigger batteries or larger battery banks need to be charged as fast and efficiently as ever, which is why ... [Read More]
November 22, 2018

Narva launches more efficient driving lights and VR experience

Ever used a set of virtual reality goggles or watched a 360° video? Leading automotive electrics supplier, Narva, has just launched a VR experience to show off its entire range of high-performance driving lights, and it's pretty cool stuff. The ... [Read More]
October 4, 2018

Towing Mirror Comparisons

I go through a lot of towing mirrors, and I don’t think I’m alone in wondering if there is a ‘perfect mirror’. One that doesn’t vibrate, is easily adjustable, offers good vision and most importantly, won’t break. Here’s a rundown of ... [Read More]
December 29, 2017

Review – Tebco Journey – Electric Folding Bike

I do a lot of bike-riding. I ride with the kids, ride for exercise and even occasionally ride in races, so I've got a pretty high opinion of my rlding ability. So I'm still haunted by the time two caravanners staying at our local caravan park rode ... [Read More]
August 25, 2017

No more lost socks

The days of fumbling for coins and sharing caravan park laundries are over with CAMEC introducing a brilliant new compact washing machine for under $500. The top loader weighs just 18kgs and can handle a 3kg washing load. It has an inbuilt water ... [Read More]
June 2, 2017

Keeping it clean, avoiding bad smells

Having a fully functioning bathroom in the confined space of a caravan or motorhome is something that has to be managed carefully. Thetford has released a new range of products to make cleaning easy and avoid damaging the plastics used in RV ... [Read More]
June 2, 2017

Solar keeps getting better

One of the most exciting advances for campers in terms of new technology has been the constant improvement in solar panels. Solar blankets are getting more lightweight and generating more power for day-to-day camping needs. A lot of the developm... [Read More]
June 2, 2017

New Power Game

Power inverters have become an essential tool for modern campers and Dometic has raised the bar with a new feature-packed lightweight model. The Dometic SinePower MSI 412 pure sine inverter can be hooked up to any 12 volt power source, converting ... [Read More]
June 2, 2017