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The Multi-functional Eton SCORPION - A Hiker's Best Friend

By Email author - Fri, 15 Apr 2011 12:55:00 GMT
The Multi-functional Eton SCORPION - A Hiker's Best Friend

Powered either by hand via an ingenious fold out turbine handle, or by its very own tiny integral solar panel, the uber-functional and eco-friendly Eton SCORPION comes equipped with a whole host of useful gadgets that are designed to make any wilderness excursion safer and more enjoyable for everyone who comes along for the trip.

Although it is described as simply a ''multi-purpose solar powered digital weather radio,'' the Scorpion also features a handy LED torch, USB mobile phone charging capabilities, a bottle opener and more.

The multifunctional Eton SCORPION will keep you updated on the latest news, while its strong exterior skin makes it safe for almost any type of outing. Constructed from tough aluminum carabiner, this eco-conscious gadget will also perform a number of analog radio functions, including:

>  Digital AM/FM radio tuner

>  National Oceanic & Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) Weather Band equipped

>  Digital clock

>  Audio line input

>  6V DC power

>  Headphone jack

The Eton Scorpion is also water resistant from all angles and has an easy-to-read charge indicator and does not require replaceable batteries. The unit is a compact 2.5 inches wide by 6.375 inches tall and weighs only 8.5 ounces.

The Eton SCORPION is ideal for hikers, backpackers, or anyone who likes to get out and experience nature firsthand. It provides a way to charge cell phones no matter what, which offers peace of mind in the case of an emergency. In addition, since cameras and other portable electronics can also be charged using this device, even when you are away from it all, you can still stay connected.

Its eco-friendly energy production methods also make the Eton SCORPION a favorite among those who are striving to lessen their impact on the environment.

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