Tag Archives: 4×4

The Importance of Being Self-Reliant During An Overland Journey

Overlanding is a growing trend that you’ve likely heard about. It’s this sort of expedition-style travel where the destination isn’t… View Article

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Four on the Floor: Important Things to Consider When Selecting a Four-Wheel Drive Vehicle

Quite often, I see posts online from self-proclaimed experts talking about bugging out and overlanding. One of the most common… View Article

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Off-Road Staple: Unconventional Methods of Using a Hi-Lift Jack

This entry is part 3 of 3 in the series Off-Road Staple

3 of 3 in the series Off-Road StapleEditor’s Note: In this final article of a three part series, contributor Derek Gill… View Article

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Off-Road Staple: Using a Hi-Lift Jack and the Associated Hazards

This entry is part 2 of 3 in the series Off-Road Staple

2 of 3 in the series Off-Road StapleEditor’s Note: In this second article of a three part series, contributor Derek Gill covers how to… View Article

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Off-Road Staple: Selecting and Mounting a Hi-Lift Jack On Your Rig

This entry is part 1 of 3 in the series Off-Road Staple

1 of 3 in the series Off-Road StapleIf there’s one piece of kit I’d say you absolutely shouldn’t be off-roading… View Article

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Off the Road Again: Recovery Equipment, Methods and Techniques

I have to admit, this is the second “first draft” of this article. I’ve seen so many awful attempts at… View Article

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MAXTRAX: Self Recovery Made Simple without Winching, Snatching or Towing

When it comes to overlanding, off-roading or whatever your nomenclature is for being away from civilization on the trail, getting… View Article

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Securing Your Valuables: Build a DIY Vehicle Lock Box on a Budget

As regular readers of ITS may be aware, I ran into a bit of a situation last year involving my… View Article

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Overland Expo West 2014: Get Outfitted, Get Trained, Get Inspired, Get Going

In just a few days the ITS Crew will be headed on a 1,000 mile road trip from Texas to… View Article

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