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Shear Magic

When dealing with small game, fish and fowl game shears the way to go!

With the fall hunting season winding down, the only bird hunting left is that provided on hunt club properties where planted pheasant are in abundance. There may be those who look down on such activities, but any day in the field is better than staying home and I find that my Brittany spaniel is just as enthusiastic on planted birds as she is on wild birds.    Continue reading Shear Magic

Leica Sport Optics – Precision Built On A Century Of Knowledge And Expertise

To trust sport optics, a brand with high quality engineering and the best lenses standard is required.  Leica has been doing just that for more than a century. Leica’s lenses are an essential part of the German brand’s DNA, producing binoculars, spotting scopes, riflescopes and laser rangefinders with the highest level of precision.

Today, Leica continues to achieve exactly what founder Dr. Ernst Leitz had his heart set on in 1907 – to get users closer to nature and offer them unique visual experiences. Leica’s focus on developing and manufacturing the best lenses means, not surprisingly, that it offers the best optics. For Leica, it’s not just about individual products or lines. What it does is an integral part of a culture that has existed from the start – focusing on innovation, quality and a unique experience.

Havalon Talon Features the Quick-Change Cutlery System

The latest innovation from Havalon is here. Introducing the new Havalon Talon featuring the Quik-Change II Interchangeable Cutlery System. Quik-Change II is an internal locking mechanism which allows users to seamlessly change blades without losing any cutting area. The Talon’s adaptable design allows it to fit any style blade, big or small, with the press of a button. The Talon also features a removable back panel for easy cleanup after filleting or processing, and it comes with a rugged nylon roll-pack to store a variety of blade styles and sizes. With an infinite list of uses and possibilities, the Talon is the next evolution in cutlery.

 

Klymit Introduces New Two-Person Sleeping Bag

Klymit has unveiled its first two-person sleeping bag just in time for prime camping and outdoor activity season.

The KSB Double is fully customizable sleeping bag. Designed to accommodate individual sleeping preferences and needs, the KSB Double features tall side baffling and an oversized hood that allows for two pillows.

Rated for 30°F the KSB Double is built with 650 fill-power down for warmth, but compacts easily to allow the bag to be packed small to save space. Anti-snag YKK zippers are easy to use from either side and allows each sleeper to open their side of the bag without disturbing their partner. It also features pad sleeves on the underside to fit either the Klymit Double V or Insulated Double V sleeping pads. The top of the bag can be completely unzipped and removed for use as a full-sized down comforter.

“The KSB Double addresses the pain points of traditional two-person sleeping bags,” said Klymit President Cory Tholl. “Our fully customizable design ensures two people can both sleep comfortably together in the same sleeping bag.”

Find this unique sleeping bag and other outdoor gear at the Klymit website: www.klymit.com/

KSB Double Specifications:

  • Weight: 4.7lbs
  • Dimensions: 46” x 82”
  • Pack Size: 9” x 18”
  • Fabric: Nylon
  • MSRP: $399