Monthly Archives: February 2011

Sufix Performance Braid 10 lb Review

Are you looking for a good fishing line that won’t stretch, is abrasion resistant, and easy to cast… even with a spinning reel? Well, I have found just the line for you! The Sufix performance braid fishing line is all … Continue reading

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Brunton Glorb LED XB Lantern Review

Every time I get a new lantern or flashlight my wife just shakes her head in disbelief. You see, I already have an impressive collection of lanterns and flashlights, but I didn’t have an LED lantern compact enough for a … Continue reading

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Hobie Fish Grip Review

I got a tip on this fish grip from Capt. Fil Spencer, who is a Kayak fishing guide down on the Texas coast. He was lugging a set around with him the last time I saw him and he recommended … Continue reading

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Pflueger President Ultralight Spinning Reel Review

OK, I admit it, I have been a slave to Shimano reels for over a decade now. I have all my spinning rigs and bait rigs outfitted with Shimano reels and have been completely satisfied with the way they perform … Continue reading

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Rapala5 Fishing/Camping Folding Fillet Knife Review

I’m always looking for fishing gear that will stow away in the kayak without taking up too much valuable space. I stumbled across this Rapala5 folding knife and decided to order it up and give it a try. The knife … Continue reading

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Falcon UltraLight Panfish Spinning Rod Review

Looking for a perfect panfish spinning rod? How about one in the 5′ to 6′ range that would easily fit in your kayak? These are the questions I used to find the Falcon Ultralight Panfish Spinning Rod. I wanted the … Continue reading

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Gearing Up Your New RV/Travel Trailer, Part 4

Last on our list of gear required for a new RV/travel trailer, we are going to review the items necessary to drain your holding tanks. RV’s and travel trailers are equipped with a grey water tank and a black water … Continue reading

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Gearing Up Your New RV/Travel Trailer, Part 3

In this third installment of gearing up your new RV/Travel Trailer we are going to take a look at the gear you need for your electrical and fresh water hookups. Travel trailers and RV’s are generally equipped with either a … Continue reading

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Gearing Up Your New RV/Travel Trailer, Part 2

Camping in an RV or travel trailer does require some setup work. Getting your rig properly leveled and stabilized is crucial. Leveling is important for several reasons the most important of which is refrigerator operation. RV and travel trailer refrigerators … Continue reading

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Gearing Up Your New RV/Travel Trailer, Part 1

Since I just signed the papers for a new travel trailer I figured this would be a perfect time to write up a short series of articles on gearing up a new RV or travel trailer. Now I have been … Continue reading

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