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Contents:





           Letter From the Editor  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  .3

           Waterproofing Your Tent  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  .4
           Bear Safety Tips  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  .6
           Bear Spray  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  .9

           Tips For Starting A Fire  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  .10
           AARMED Gear for September 2018  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  .12
           11 First Aid Items for Fido  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  .14
           What Is Overlanding?  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  .16
           10 Solo Hiking Essentials  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  .19

           From The Community  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  .20
           Our Fvaorite Videos  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  .23
           Next Month  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  .24

















          Anybody who’s been involved in military gear,
          specifically guns will be familiar with the name
          Kalashnikov as the maker of the famously re-
          liable AK-47 assault rifle, used by the Russian
          military for years.


          Well, the Kalashnikov name is back but not in
          its regular military circles but in the adventure
          motorcycle market with the introduction of the
          Kalashnikov UM – 1. The new motorcycle was
          unveiled at the 2018 international Military Tech-
          nical Forum. If the motorcycle shares the same
          reliability and indestructibility of its famous
          namesake the AK-47 it will be welcomed with
          open arms in the world of overlanding and in
          adventure motorcycles.


          As if simply entering the adventure motorcycle         speed of 62 mph with a range of 93 miles on
          market wasn’t challenging enough, Kalashnikov          a single charge. Well, the stats are not amazing,
          decided to do it with an all electric bike. That’s
          right the UM – 1 is all electric and weighs be-        especially if you plan on using it as a true adven-
                                                                 ture vehicle, for their first attempt in this new
          tween 364–540 lbs, it can travel at a maximum
                                                                 space it’s not that bad.
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