Breathable outdoor clothing is most likely to get sweaty and wet inside when used in wet conditions. If the outer surface of the fabric retains even the thinnest film of water (it becomes “wetted out”), the garment can lose as much as 70% of its breathability. If you are being energetic and sweating even a little bit, you… Continue reading Waterproof vs. Breathability
I was having a tinker in the shed the other day, decided to start doing bit of tidying/mending as you do… Now my shed is an Aladdin’s cave of half made bird boxes, shelving, rubbish, old cloths and shoes, tool boxes and other random bits that are no longer wanted from the house. The tidying… Continue reading A top Stormsure tip – Fiddly jobs and precision gluing.
I was getting my inflatable boat towable ready for the summer (this is a large inflatable mattress that you can tow behind a speed boat) only to discover that the mice had been at it. A couple of small holes in the PVC are going to spoil the fun. A quick dollop of Stormsure Flexible… Continue reading Lost Bung!
This year is the time for a transport revolution. I came across a great new invention, bought one and have been using it daily since September. This amazing item is called a Solowheel. Solowheel looks unusual. It is a one wheeled personal electric vehicle. It is not much larger than a brief case. It weighs… Continue reading Solowheel – a transport revolution.
I bought a new bicycle recently, with the aim of taking a bit of serious exercise. The bike design is great for the most part, but I noticed that there is not enough room on the handle bars to place the fittings for a front light. Also the seat fitting/position is not suitable for the rear light… Continue reading Cycling to the Pub tonight?
Any experienced triathlete will know that depressing feeling when they pull on their wetsuit, and their fingernails pierce the neoprene material. Often it is just a small hole and maybe brushed off as “not a big deal”… until the next time they pull it on and a massive rip appears. The simple solution is to fix… Continue reading Triathlon Wetsuit repair
Now you can easily make a Stormsure purchase online using your smart phone. The Stormsure website has been adapted to work simply on small screen devices (iPads, tablets and smart phones) and it could hardly be easier to use. All of the well know products are available and can be purchased at the click of a… Continue reading Stormsure’s New Mobile Website