Browsing Tag: Swiss Army Knife

Swiss Army Knife Explorer Model

Swiss Army Knife Explorer Model

Knives, maybe mankind’s first purposeful invention?  Around a Marine Corps K-bar when I was 2 or 3, a Cub Scout pocket knife a little bit later, a 5” blade buck hunting knife gift from Dad before I was a teenager, I don’t ever remember not being around them or not having one of my own.  ...

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Address Please…

Address Please…

OK, so I’m going through TSA at BWI in good ole MD., USA (OMG, LOL… ok enough of that) standing on the through side of the metal detector waiting for my carry on and that cute little tub provided for everything that could set off the detector, including my footwear.  Is there anything more ...

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Road Trip: Mexico El Salvador

Road Trip: <del>Mexico</del> El Salvador

Publishers Note: With this recap of a multi-country, multi-day motorcycle Road Trip, Crazu.net is trying to fulfill the request from some of its readers to talk about Road Trips in Central America.  Obviously, we cannot do that in one article; what to pass on and what to leave out has been ...

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El Machete

El Machete

 If you ask any outdoor worker in Costa Rica what is their favorite tool, all will say el machete.  With the exception of wise guy answers, I’m sure that is what they would say.  Although growing out of favor in the big city or otherwise “rich” environments and being replaced by the gas ...

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Nokia E72 – Let Your Fingers do the Clicking

Nokia E72 – Let Your Fingers do the Clicking

The Crazu web site manager, who has the dual role of also being my son, has been sort of lightly bugging me for a Toys Tools and Gear article.  We have been trying to not put up too many articles from the same section so close to each other.  As with all of our (and your) Toy Tools and Gear, ...

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Still Not Crazy for Another 2 Years

Still Not Crazy for Another 2 Years

Well, its official, I’m still not crazy for another 2 years. There is proof of that. As part of the process to renew or obtain a CC license, one must satisfactorily pass a psychological exam. That’s the first part of the procedure because, hey, if you don’t pass that one, no sense getting ...

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Nokia E72

Nokia E72

Surely, we are not the first to think of the Nokia E72 as the Swiss Army Knife of cell phones, or, I guess more appropriately in this day and age, your Device or Smartphone. Having had my first cell phone in the mid 80’s, I can attest that they have come a long way. The Nokia E72 device does all ...

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P38 Can Opener

P38 Can Opener

Last night we were having a ham and cheese quiche and the lovely wife pulled out an about 12” diameter tort pan, you know, ones where the bottom drops out.  We usually make the quiche in a pie pan.  She seems to be able to disappear from the kitchen and magically reappear with the vessel or, in ...

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