Staff on April 20, 2012 1 Comment Here is the second installment of our camping gear series. You can check out part 1 right here. If you’re getting the itch to go camping, then keep reading as we offer even more items that will make your camping trip go smoothly and a lot more fun. Be sure to share your best camping tips in the comments. 5. Peak 12V Car Battery Tester The must-have diagnostic tool for checking your car’s battery charge is the Peak 12V car battery tester. This battery tester can help prevent you from being stranded with a dead battery, which is never a good thing, camping or otherwise. The Peak 12V car battery tester comes with these great features: – Checks battery, engine and alternator charge – Fits in any 12V cigarette lighter socket – Takes up very little space 6. Fagor Cast Aluminum Griddle If you are a fan of taking a cast skillet camping, you will love the Fagor cast aluminum griddle. Like a cast skillet, the Fagor griddle is easy to clean and can withstand high temperatures. The extended cooking surface area is great for cooking bacon, sausages and burgers. Here are some other reasons why the Fagor cast aluminum griddle is great for camping: – Cook over the campfire or over a stove, can withstand temperatures up to 500 degrees F – Cook-and-serve convenience – Easy to clean and use 7. Yakima BigHorn 4-Bike Hitch A bike hitch is a great way to free up more storage space in your car and trunk. It also means that you won’t have to drive your car anywhere once at the campgrounds, you can bike if you need to go anywhere. This Yakima bike hitch is a great value with a lifetime warranty. Some of its features include: – Patented anti-sway bike cradles prevent bike-to-bike contact – Lifetime warranty – Has wheel straps for added security 8. Peak Jump Starter / Inflator & 12V Power Source This Peak jump starter is a great buy with all of the additional features allowing you to simultaneously use other electronics, including cellphones, MP3 players and radios. It’s suitable for use in cars, trucks, boats, RVs, motorcycles and snowmobiles. This jump starter features: – A USB outlet & AC outlet – Three LED worklights – Two 12 Volt power outlets 9. EdgeStar 43 Quart Portable Fridge / Freezer This EdgeStar portable fridge freezer will save you the cost of buying bags of ice for each camping trip. The Fast Freeze button is an amazing feature that allows you to cool the contents down super quickly. The freezer can also be used to store your day’s catch if you want to go fishing while camping. This unit also has: – Digital thermostat that is adjustable from -8-50 degrees F – Cool warm beverages down quickly with the Fast Freeze button – Uses either AC or DC power What other appliances do you like to have while camping?