Posts by New Century Expeditions

How to Get an Empty Seat Next to You on International Flights

Aaron explains how he scored an empty seat next to him twice on a 9-hour international flight to and from London. This freed up space so he and his girlfriend could stretch out and enjoy the limited space in economy class. He explains the chances of success and the best way to go about it. This doesn’t work ever time but it’s certainly worth a try. Motion sequences filmed using the DJI Osmo Pocket: https://amzn.to/301J1Fw
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Categories: How To, Podcast, and Travel.

Hilleberg Keron 3 GT Tent In-Depth Review in the Snow

  Aaron and Dr. Terry Williams provide you with an in-depth review of the Hilleberg Keron 3 GT tent. They show how long it takes to stomp a tent pad, how long the first time setup takes, and various features/measurements of the tent. Aaron points out the highlights, features, annoyances, and flaws of the design while it’s 15ºF (-9ºC) during filming. Get the Hilleberg Keron 3 GT tent here: https://hilleberg.com/eng/tent/black-label-tents/keron-3-gt/
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Categories: Antarctica, climbing, gear, Podcast, and Reviews.

Seattle Airport SEA Ultimate Tour with Hyperlapse (Sea-Tac)

Stressed out about traveling the Seattle International Airport known as Sea-Tac? Not sure what you’ll find past security? Aaron tours you through all Seattle airport concourses. There are large areas of space in Seattle’s airport, so the video speed has been adjusted. This should give you a good idea of how long it takes to walk each area in Seattle International. Motion sequences filmed using the DJI Osmo Pocket: https://amzn.to/301J1Fw Opening and closing credits filmed on Sony RX100VA: https://amzn.to/2SRD89a
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Categories: Travel.

Best UK Power Travel Adapter With Huge 3,250W Capacity and USB Ports

  Aaron shares his favorite UK power travel adapter. It comes with multiple USB ports and US power connections. It looks pretty crazy but allows for the charging of 5 devices from a single outlet! Get items from this video at Amazon: Tessan UK Travel Adapter 2 pack: https://amzn.to/2vswVa2 Apple 12W USB Power Adapter: https://amzn.to/31WyOrI This video was created with: Sony RX100 VA: https://amzn.to/2vuUIpO Sony ICD-UX560: https://amzn.to/38rs7QK Polsen MO-IDL1 Lavalier Microphone: https://amzn.to/38tb8xp
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Categories: gear, Podcast, and Travel.

How to Use Crampons on Steep Icy Slopes

Aaron shows you how to use crampons on steep, icy slopes. He covers multiple fall directions and how to deal with them. Get these items on Amazon: Grivel Crampons: https://amzn.to/33GTrXV Black Diamond Venom: https://amzn.to/2CfxVOE Black Diamond Raven Pro: https://amzn.to/2Yef00z La Sportiva Nepal Cube GTX: https://amzn.to/2Y6RKC4 Katahoola Microspikes: https://amzn.to/2P3Dg1L Outdoor Research Gaiters for the Cubes: https://amzn.to/2PcgIvU Black Diamond Ice Axe protector: https://amzn.to/36zot6L Black Diamond Spike protector: https://amzn.to/2PNHVXE Black Diamond ice axe leash: https://amzn.to/2rfMboF Adventure Expedition One – How to expedition: https://amzn.to/2tIASTG Watch my reviews: Black Diamond Raven Pro: https://youtu.be/4A4Ho2hGLvw Black Diamond Venom: https://youtu.be/gggoFQLdy-A La Sportiva Cubes: https://youtu.be/GnPuFCJp51A
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Categories: climbing, gear, How To, and Podcast.

How to Use an Ice Axe on Snowy and Icy Slopes

Aaron shows you how to use an ice axe on steep, icy slopes. He covers multiple fall directions and how to deal with them. Get these items on Amazon: Black Diamond Venom: https://amzn.to/2CfxVOE Black Diamond Raven Pro: https://amzn.to/2Yef00z La Sportiva Nepal Cube GTX: https://amzn.to/2Y6RKC4 Grivel Crampons: https://amzn.to/33GTrXV Katahoola Microspikes: https://amzn.to/2P3Dg1L Outdoor Research Gaiters for the Cubes: https://amzn.to/2PcgIvU Black Diamond Ice Axe protector: https://amzn.to/36zot6L Black Diamond Spike protector: https://amzn.to/2PNHVXE Black Diamond ice axe leash: https://amzn.to/2rfMboF Adventure Expedition One – How to expedition: https://amzn.to/2tIASTG Watch my reviews: Black Diamond Raven Pro: https://youtu.be/4A4Ho2hGLvw Black Diamond Venom: https://youtu.be/gggoFQLdy-A La Sportiva Cubes: https://youtu.be/GnPuFCJp51A
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Categories: climbing, gear, How To, and Podcast.

Sawyer Filter vs Aqua Mira for Backpacking Water Purification

Aaron compares 12 aspects, saving the best for last, of the Sawyer and Aqua Mira water filtration system. Aaron looks at the key points and comparisons based on his experience with each product. Weight, Speed, Complexity, Failure likelihood, Freezing performance, Long term performance, Quantity of water, Taste of water, Handle gritty water, Maintenance, Versatility, Infectious Vector removal Get items from this video at Amazon: Sawyer Mini Filter: https://amzn.to/2ZYUnqs Aqua Mira: https://amzn.to/35vsZSc
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Categories: How To, Podcast, and Reviews.