It seems an odd thing, 128 years after the advent of smokeless powder, to be reporting progress in black-powder technology. Black powder has been around for a thousand years. What more could there be to learn? Continue reading AN ODD PROGRESS
Hunters, ranchers and offroad enthusiasts have a new addition for their offroad wish list. Yamaha Motor Corp., U.S.A., has announced a new utility vehicle: the 2015 Viking VI EPS six-person SxS. The extended cab Viking VI combines Yamaha performance and durability with comfortable space for six. Every Yamaha Viking and Viking VI is being assembled in the U.S.A. at Yamaha’s factory in Newnan, Georgia, for worldwide distribution.
The new Viking VI is perfect for off-road duty and features the Yamaha Ultramatic transmission, On-Command four-wheel drive and a powerful 700cc engine that provides 600 pounds of hauling and 1,500 pounds of towing capability. Continue reading Yamaha Announces New Viking VI SxS for 2015
Hunting guides and high altitude or expedition hunters know the advantage of backpacking gear that is lightweight while providing the strength and toughness needed for the trail. KUIU’s new ICON PRO Series has been designed for those who require high durability and the ability to carry massive weight loads comfortably. The advanced design of the new 2014 Carbon Fiber Frame is stiffer and stronger and works in concert with our newly designed suspension system, to create the most comfortable backpack for carrying heavy weight in the backcountry. The ICON PRO Series are made with Toray Carbon Fiber, 500 Denier CORDURA Brand Rip-Stop fabric, YKK Zippers and Duraflex Hardware. The ICON PRO is incredibly lightweight, but is durable enough for the harsh treatment of frequent and extended use in remote areas. Take a look at the video for a more detailed look at the new 2014 ICON PRO Series.