ModernJeeper - News about Jeeps, Jeeping and Jeepers
Back Story: When I purchased Rockstar in 2016 the interior was pretty bare. It had not roller padding nor did it have any flooring. Not that I didn’t mind because this would be my Crawler jeep, so It was an easy clean-up after playing in the dirt. But, as... Read more
Review: The Omnia Portable Camp Stove
Part of my world right now is cooking on the trail for our overlanding trips, so naturally I like finding new ways that aren’t mainstream and test them out. I ran across the Omnia Oven at the Overland Expo at Flagstaff and talked with a YouTuber that is a... Read more
Can A Mobile Fridge Be Too Big? [Part One]
You know what they say, go big or go home. Well with Dometic’s CFX3 75DZ fridge/freezer…you may never need to go home! Over the years I have used a variety of “portable” fridge/ freezers, and in fact still have and use them all. The first one I ever purchased... Read more
Why Waste Time Airing Down Your Tires?
What is the one thing we do that always seems to waste more time in trying to get on the trails? We take way too much time airing down than we need to. It shouldn’t take time away from having fun wheeling with your friends Why is this when... Read more
MetalCloak Reinvents the TJ/LJ Tire Carrier!
We all know that when you leave a bunch of engineers together in a room for very long you could end up with one of two things: Very complicated solutions to simple problems and/or Very thorough solutions to complex problems. While the single sided swing out tire carrier that... Read more
[pics & vid] Do Your Own Sh*t – The DMOS Collective
Yep, I said it…or rather they said it 🙂 A company that is as passionate about their product as they are about the off-road family and lifestyle. Really. As they state on their website, DMOS was founded and funded in 2015 with a big Kickstarter idea for a tough,... Read more
Project Time! Adding Storage To Your Jeep Gladiator!
One thing that all Jeep owners have in common is the need to store and organize our “stuff”. While there are a bunch of aftermarket solutions to help us out…this can be a good thing and a bad thing, as options can be overwhelming. Another thing we all have... Read more
I’m Sure You Have Heard Of Unobtanium?
“Unobtanium” is what we call parts for our Jeeps that are one off (custom made)…or sooo expensive that us average folks can’t afford them…or simply to parts that are no longer available or manufactured. Every once in a while we find something that is perfect. Perfect, in the mindset... Read more
The BFG KO2, Tough Enough for Baja
Pretty crazy that an All-Terrain tire would or could withstand the punishment of being tested on the Baja 1000 race course. But that’s exactly what the folks at BFG did. They claim that the new tire has a 20% stronger sidewall than the previous version and should last 15%... Read more
[pics & podcast] 20k MileStar Patagonia X/T Tire Review
We have been running the Milestar Patagonia tires for a couple of years now…on all of our rigs. Those that have seen us around the country at Jeep shows and events know that we work our equipment pretty hard. When the 2016 Dodge Ram 2500 was new, we switched... Read more