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jack plate guide

5 Boat Jack Plate Maintenance Tips & Tricks

Jack plates are becoming more and more popular and are a good investment for your boat. Not only do they provide greater control, a good jack plate positioned correctly will offer better top speeds, gas mileage, and versatility. However, to benefit from all of this

winter tires in summer guide

Why You Shouldn’t Use Winter Tires All Year Round

As we make our way through spring, the sun is shining again and if you are lucky you might even be wearing a t-shirt on a particularly warm day. However, the winter tires are still on the car, and changing them for a new set

wakeboarding tips

Essential Wakeboarding Tips for Beginners (Riders & Drivers)

Wakeboarding is a lot of fun, however, like anything new when you first start out, learning can be frustrating. If you’re unlucky, it can also be rather painful. Having an instructor will definitely help the learning curve, as will having a friend there to guide

RV GUIDE

Top 11 Essential RV Driving Tips

If you lack confidence as a driver, getting behind the wheel of an RV those first few times can be very daunting. Thankfully, it shouldn’t take too many miles on the road for your confidence to grow. However, that confidence should not get in the

Rv cleaning tips

5 Top Tips For Cleaning You RV – An OC Guide

It is important to give your RV a good clean both before and after you take a trip. Doing so before the trip will ensure you enjoy your vacation in clean surroundings, and you will know where everything is and whether you need to stock

Rving first trip guide

6 Tips For Your First Ever RV Vacation – A Beginner’s Guide

Heading out on vacation with an RV for the first time can be a daunting experience, especially if you are renting one for a few weeks and have had no experience using one before. So, assuming you do not lack confidence driving a large home-on-wheels,

motorcycle maintenance

5 Motorcycle Maintenance Jobs Anyone Can do

Taking to your motorcycle for a service with a professional periodically is essential. However, there are a few maintenance jobs you can carry out yourself once in a while to ensure that your motorcycle continues to run as it should. In this 5 step guide,

motorcyle loading

Top Tips when Transporting Your Motorcycle

Whether you’ve had a breakdown or flat tire, transporting an off-road motorcycle, or other reason for moving a bike from a to b without riding it, a trailer or truckbed will likely be the method. And while we’ve talked about carrier hitches, trailers, and loading

windlass safety tips

Top 10 Windlass Safety Tips (An OC Guide)

If you have a windlass installed on your boat or yacht, there are a number of safety precautions you should have in mind when you use it. Not only will this ensure the safety of the user and others on board, following these guidelines will

pond wildlife guide

How to Encourage Wildlife Around Your Pond

Ponds are a wonderful addition to any garden. Whether yours is a natural pond or one man-made using a pond liner, they can play an important part in the survival of wildlife around it. The fact is, many of the country ponds that once existed