Month: August 2015

Event Report

[Event Report] Mid-Atlantic Overland Festival, August 13th-16th, Central PA

Last week I have the privilege of attending the 2015 Mid-Atlantic Overland Festival as a presenter.  This is the second year for the event and is put on by Main Line Overland which is an offroad shop based in West Chester, PA.  Aside from the perfect weather the event was an all-around good time. Shameless […]

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Event Report

Mid-Atlantic Overland Festival

This weekend I will be attending the Mid-Atlantic Overland Festival.  While there I’ll be presenting two workshops at the festival.  Prepping both workshops took a little bit more time and attention than I was expecting. That’s my excuse for not having a blog post for this week.  While I do have a few drafts on-deck, […]

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Overland Tech
Phase 1

First mods and planning a build (Part 3)

In the first two parts of this series I covered the basics in modifying the 4×4 and the driver for the overland adventure lifestyle.  As a quick recap, here are a few things from part one: The Driver! – Learn to drive off-road Recovery Points – Solid, Sturdy, Safe Good All-Terrain Tires – Traction, Traction, […]

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Overland Tech
Phase 1

First mods and planning a build (Part 2)

Installing body armor as a first modification on the 2004 LJ. In PART 1 I covered a list of very basic modifications to consider when getting into 4×4’s and the overland lifestyle. Since I can’t talk about every make and model of 4×4, in Part 2 I am going to talk about some of my […]

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Overland 101
Overland Tech
Phase 1

First mods and planning a build (Part 1)

Going to do a three-part series this week on what modifications should be made to a stock 4×4 early on in the build process with overlanding in mind as the end goal.  Also going to look at the planning process itself and how you go about picking which modifications to do first and what to […]

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