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Camping Knife System in the Tropics

Posted on - 10 Jan 2017

You’re planning for that expedition into the jungle, and you’ve packed your ruck and you’ve pretty much got everything, then you look to your knives, and you go – “Darn, which one do I take this round?”. Or maybe you’ve walked into a shop, you know you’re going on a beginners camping trip and you’re – Read More

Mise en place in the Jungle – Ep2 – Beans

Posted on - 30 Dec 2016

So, I’ve been looking for a type of food that’s got good nutritional value, can keep for a long long time, is light, and takes up very little space in the bag. Then in my research, i stumbled upon pulses, as in beans and legumes. Well, dried ones to be specific. Nutritionally, they are mostly – Read More

Mise en place in the Jungle – Ep1 – Pasta

Posted on - 14 Dec 2016

So, you’re going camping, and you just got a gas stove, and a cook-set, now you go to the supermarket and you bought yourself a 5 pack of instant noodles. Yes, it’s convenient, but it’s not good for you, and it ain’t a proper meal. After a whole day’s worth of trekking, I think your – Read More

Sembang Pisau – Edisi Mora Masak Ayam

Posted on - 02 Aug 2016

Start em young, start em right

Posted on - 31 Jul 2016

Last week, Cikgu Fahmy came over looking for some gear for a training session where the students would be exposed to some survival gear and fire starting skills. I always like the idea of our youth and future leaders getting their hands dirty in the field. Especially since just about everyone is so engrossed in – Read More

Sembang Pisau – Edisi makan kambing

Posted on - 25 May 2016

Sembang Pisau – Edisi Melapah di Draco Nature Camp

Posted on - 24 May 2016

Light My Fire & Mora Collaboration – The Fireknife

Posted on - 26 Apr 2016

Sometime back, we were told that Light My Fire had teamed up with Mora knife (both Swedish companies) to design and produce a knife that would incorporate two important aspects of a survival kit together, i.e., a cutting tool and a fire making tool. There is a growing interest for survival knives in Malaysia and – Read More

Opinel Classic Knives

Posted on - 26 Apr 2016

Invented in 1890 by Joseph Opinel, these simple yet time tested Opinel knives survived pages of history till this very day. Simple, smart yet functional are among the descriptions given to this classic knives. OGM Shop recently acquired them as part of the shop’s offering to customers. For folding knives that are priced below RM100. – Read More

Helinox Chair Series

Posted on - 31 Mar 2016

  One of the highlights for the first quarter of 2013 has to be the unveiling of the Helinox chairs. With new colors and updated designs, these well built, practical and light to carry outdoor chair has been available in Malaysia at OGM, fulfilling the needs of outdoors enthusiasts and professionals every step of the way. – Read More

Mechanix Gloves

Posted on - 31 Mar 2016

The Mechanix brand of gloves need no introduction. Anyone into biking, hiking, prepping or just about any outdoor activity in Malaysia would probably know this brand. It’s distinct design and quality workmanship makes them one of the most sought after gloves in the market. With so many models to choose from, there’s a Mechanix glove – Read More

Mystery Ranch Backpacks

Posted on - 25 Mar 2016

Mystery Ranch may be a new brand name in Malaysia but their lack of exposure here don’t do justice to the standard and quality they are made. OGM Shop recently received their first official lot of this superior brand of backpacks and gear. Here is a look at some of the items arrived. The more – Read More