Category Archives: Gear Reviews

Gear Review: Fuse Mossy Oak Micro USB Car Charger

Imagine a scenario where you have been sitting in a treestand for somewhere between 3 and 10 hours and you played on your smartphone enough that the battery is dead.  Your hunt is over for the day but you need to call your wife to let her know that you are on your way home.  Don’t you wish you had a phone charger in your hunting truck? Continue reading Gear Review: Fuse Mossy Oak Micro USB Car Charger

Product Review: Fuse Products Mossy Oak Portable GPS Case

As modern hunters in a high tech world, I am sure a lot of us have a hand held GPS units that we carry when venturing into the wilderness.  The handheld GPS is arguably one of the most influential innovations in the hunting industry.  It has single handedly change the way we hunt.  With all the good things that this technological marvel has brought us, it has its drawn backs. Continue reading Product Review: Fuse Products Mossy Oak Portable GPS Case

ATN-DNVM-4 Gear Review by Lindsay Alm

My husband and I recently took the ATN DNVM-4 digital night vision monocular into the field for testing and were quite pleased with what we found.  The DNVM-4 is part of the ATN night vision family of entry level digital monoculars which also includes the DNVM-2 and DNVM-6 models.  The three models are all the same product except for having different objective lenses that provide various zoom capabilities.  The DNVM-4 is the mid-range model featuring a 42 mm lens delivering 4x magnification.
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Gear Review: Turkey Tool by Real Avid

CarrieZ hopes the turkeys won't bust her.
CarrieZ hopes the turkeys won’t bust her.

In May of 2013 I had the privilege of participating in the Association of Great Lakes Outdoor Writer’s Mega Media Cast and Blast in South Dakota.

I was there to turkey hunt for Merriams and mingle with both corporate members and other media members of AGLOW.

The first day we were there, we had a breakout session where we were introduced to new products.  One of them caught my eye immediately.
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Gear Review: Slumperseats Simple 16

Slumper SeatsLast summer as I was hanging treestands and preparing for the upcoming archery season I noticed that most or all of my treestand seat cushions were wore out.  I needed to purchase some new ones from the stand manufacturer but my esteemed colleague Carrie Zylka told me about Slumperseats.  After doing a little research I decided to give them a try and I can tell you that I was not disappointed.
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