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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

Best Bamboo Fly Rod – 5 Top Rated Options Reviewed

What is the best bamboo fly rod on the market today? When looking for contemporary versions, the manufacturer, price point, and of course the quality of the bamboo used are all important factors. Essentially you should opt to buy a rod created with the best

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

ice fishing guide

Top 10 Ice Fishing Tips for a Better Catch

Ice fishing can be a tricky business. If you’re at a spot and nothing seems to be happening the frustrations (and the cold) can easily set in. Sure, you may pull out the ice fishing sonar to see what action there is; there are options

best pond liner

What is the Best Pond Liner? (2021 REVIEWS)

What is the best pond liner you can buy in 2021? There are various materials available these days and all have their pros and cons. The demands are the same, however. You need a hard-wearing liner that will stand the test of time. To help

bamboo fly fishing rod guide

A Beginner’s Guide to the Bamboo Fly Fishing Rod

It was an understandable shame that bamboo fly fishing rods lost traction in the American market during the 50s. At the height of the red scare, embargos on products from China had a big impact; in the case of the bamboo source material, it was

Advantages of the Shallow Water Anchor System

We recently took an in-depth look at 5 top-rated shallow anchor systems currently on the market. Both the popular Talon system and offerings from Power Pole clearly made the grade, (for a comprehensive review of each head here). To complement the review guide, we will

Pontoon boat guide

How to Apply Bottom Paint to an Inflatable Pontoon Boat

For those that own an inflatable pontoon boat, the question often arises about suitable protection for the bottom of the boat. Just how much maintenance does an inflatable need, and should you be applying paint to the bottom for increased longevity? The fact is, bottom

best shallow water anchor

Best Shallow Water Anchor (Includes Minn Kota Talon Review)

What is the best shallow water anchor on the market in 2021? There are the current offerings from industry leaders Minn Kota and Power-Pole, however, there are also some budget-friendly under-dogs that are worth a look. To answer the question we have selected 5 top-rated

best pole spear

Best Pole Spear on the Market in 2021 (A TOP 5 REVIEW ROUND UP)

Pole spears are an affordable and versatile way to begin spearfishing. However, with the many brands and configurations of pole spears available, along with the different tips, bands, and accessories you can buy – which is the best pole spear on the market today? We