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LiFePOP4 vs. Lead Acid Battery - Lifetime Cost November 10, 2015 07:51

Arkpak battery power

The new ArkPak 730 doesn’t limit users to just lead acid batteries; it’s compatible with LiFePO4 deep cycle batteries as well. Comparing the two batteries is like comparing a high end race car to your everyday commuter roadster.

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10 Reasons the ArkPak is Perfect for Tailgaters October 21, 2015 05:43

Tailgate party

Many tailgaters use their vehicle to power electronics, or bring along a portable generator - both methods that usually lead to problems.  Here are 10 ways the worry-free ArkPak will make your tailgate party a success.

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12V LiFePO4 Deep Cycle Batteries - A List October 13, 2015 22:50

Smart LiFePO4 battery

The new ArkPak 730 is compatible with 12V LiFeP04 batteries, which offer many benefits over lead-acid batteries.  Thus leading us to the question: Which LiFeP04 battery should you choose? Here’s a list of LiFeP04 batteries that are compatible with the ArkPak 730.

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Deep Cycle LiFePO4 vs. Lead Acid - Pros and Cons October 07, 2015 06:00

730 ArkPak

The new top-of-the-line ArkPak 730 is compatible with both lithium iron phosphate and lead-acid batteries - but how do you decide which is best for your needs? Here's a rundown to help you choose between the two batteries.

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CPAP Battery Packs For Camping - Check Out The ArkPak October 01, 2015 06:00

Camping CPAP use

The ArkPak can handle the task of powering your CPAP machine and much more. Here's why the ArkPak is the best choice for CPAP users while camping.

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The Best Portable Power For Tailgating - What To Look For September 21, 2015 23:56

Stadium tailgate
The ArkPak is America’s top portable power pack, and for good reason. Tailgaters who use the ArkPak have the freedom to use power without a wall outlet or a stinky, noisy generator.   Pick one up now so you can keep the party going!
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Trailer Jack Caster Wheels - Don't Get Your Hopes Up September 11, 2015 13:44

XO trailer jack in sand

Cheap caster wheels will fail quickly on heavily used trailer jacks, plain and simple.  Find out why the new XO Trailer Jack is the best choice for off-road trailers. 

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What To Look For In a A Heavy-Duty, Off-Road Trailer Jack Wheel September 05, 2015 06:00

Trailer jockey XO

Campers and off-roaders rely on their trailers and need a heavy-duty trailer jockey designed for the elements.  Find out why the new XO Trailer Jack is the key to successfully hauling all your gear and supplies.

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The Problem With Upgrading Wheels On A Trailer Jockey September 04, 2015 14:48

Jeep towing trailer

The new XO Trailer Jack is a product unlike anything else on the market. It's a heavy-duty trailer jack with a swivel wheel that's designed for off-road use.  Find out how it can solve your trailering problems.

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Cool DIY Battery Box on Reddit August 25, 2015 16:07

Juice box ext

You just gotta love a DIY battery box as well executed as this one - check out the "Juice Box"!

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Ventilation Fans and the ArkPak - Hookups, Battery Life, and More August 11, 2015 01:11

Vent fan model options

Ventilation fans are important to anyone who intends to camp inside their vehicle for an extended time.  See how the ArkPak can easily run the ventilation fan, allowing your primary battery to stay charged.

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Using the ArkPak to Power a MaxxFan August 10, 2015 11:51

Maxx Fan models

A vent fan for your camper, RV or camping vehicle is a pretty reasonable luxury.  Here are a few basics on the fan models offered by MaxxFan as well as some tips on proper installation.

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Tailgating Gear Ideas - Clever Ways To Take Your Tailgate To The Next Level August 08, 2015 01:03

Tailgating bbq

The standard tailgating setup usually consists of a few fold up tables, some chairs and plenty of munchies.  But what if you want to take it up a notch? The ArkPak is the power source you need.

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Taking A Generator Camping? Here's Your Carbon Footprint July 23, 2015 23:07

Gen carbon output

If you use a gas generator to power your gear when you go camping, you're leaving behind a large carbon footprint.  Here's a breakdown of how replacing your gas generator with the ArkPak is both environmentally friendly and more cost effective.

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12V Ventilation Fan Buyer's Guide for RV'ers and Overlanders July 21, 2015 05:20

Maxx fan vent

There's nothing like good ventilation, especially when you're sleeping in a small space. If you're thinking about installing a fan in your vehicle, this list of popular models and installation tips will help you decide which model is best for you.

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The High Cost of Cheap Swivel Wheel Trailer Jacks July 21, 2015 04:47

Off road trailer jockey extending

A swivel wheel trailer jack is great for moving a trailer around to hook up, or for managing a trailer that's in storage - and they're usually downright cheap.  But what if you need a trailer jack for something more than rolling around on smooth concrete?  An off-road rated trailer jockey is the answer.

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Off-Road Trailer Towing - How To Make It Easier July 20, 2015 12:47

Jeep with trailer

Sometimes, pulling a trailer off-road is as easy as pulling one down the highway. Other times, it can be extraordinarily difficult. Here are some of the more common challenges encountered when trailering off-road, and some suggestions for making things easier.

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Weight-Reduction Strategies for Hard-Core Truck Campers July 03, 2015 11:53

If you are a frequent overlander you know that having too much weight on your truck's suspension can cause all kinds of issues and greatly decrease fuel economy. Here are some weight reduction strategies to put your truck camper on a diet.

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Crowd-Sourced Truck Camping Setup and Organizational Ideas June 30, 2015 16:28

Truck storage

Organizing your truck with camping gear isn’t easy - and it gets more complicated when you travel for extended periods of time. Here are some of the best ideas that will help you maximize space.

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DIY Battery Box Systems - What You Need To Know June 15, 2015 07:36

ArkPak charging items

Looking for a way to build a battery box for use as a portable power system? We're happy to say that we've already done it. It's called the ArkPak,  and it's a great device for anyone looking for a portable power storage battery system.
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10 Great Multi-Tasking Gear Items For Extended Camping Trips June 15, 2015 07:24

Folding bucket
Multi purpose products save time and space when you're preparing for a trip to the great outdoors.   Here are the best multi-use items to pack for your extended camping trip.
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National Luna Portable Refrigerators and Battery Life - What You Need to Know May 27, 2015 04:15

Ark powering fridge

Nowadays, there are plenty of reliable portable refrigerator models out there to choose from. Here's a breakdown of the kind of battery life you can expect while operating a National Luna fridge, along with some information about choosing the best power system for your fridge.

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Why Buy A Dual Battery System For A Portable Fridge When You Can Be Completely Portable? May 26, 2015 01:16

ArkPak charging accessory

If you run accessories or portable equipment outside of your home, you may be considering the use of a dual battery system. There are many benefits to using the ArkPak as your power source instead - here are a few.

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Dual Battery Systems for Camping - Portable Power Is Probably Better May 22, 2015 10:11

AprPak bundle

Camping is like a lot of other things in life: increasingly digital. It's a good idea to bring your cell phone - and an ArkPak is the best way to keep it powered.

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