Author Archive for Brian

Owner/Editor of Industryoutsider.com, outdoor enthusiast, photographer, animal lover, and collector of gadgets, cameras, knives, and firearms. Recreational shooter, and 2A supporter. A former competitive cyclist, I'm all about promoting bicycles as a transportation alternative. Life's too short to take things to seriously. Have fun. A bad day outdoors beats a good day at the office every time.

MindShift Gear Backlight 18L photo backpack

For packing light on photo outings, my new best friend is the Backlight 18L from MindShift. For those not familiar, Think Tank Photo and MindShift Gear merged recently. So the MindShift products can be found on the Think Tank site. This…

Blackstone Tailgater Combo

When it comes to versatile outdoor cooking, it’s hard to beat Blackstone’s Tailgater Combo. For the past few months, I have put this griddle and grill combo to the test. It’s been used countless times for breakfast, lunch, dinner, and…

LUBE YOUR CHAIN SKS chain oil

LUBE YOUR CHAIN is a bicycle chain oil from SKS of Germany. To be clear, chain lube is one of those topics that some cyclists can debate for hours. So for another player to enter that part of the market,…

Coast PX100 UV LED Flashlight

At first, I wasn’t sure how to review the PX100 flashlight from Coast. After all, a UV LED flashlight isn’t the first thing I reach for, before heading outdoors. Then I did a little research, and realized it can be…

Santini kit for La Vuelta fans

SANTINI AT LA VUELTA: LEADER JERSEYS AND SPECIAL COLLECTIONS   Once again in 2018, Santini Cycling Wear has poured all its experience into dressing the La Vuelta champions. The legendary Italian brand, which makes all its garments in Italy, will be…