Category Archives: Great Gear

GREAT GEAR: Drake Non Typical Silencer Soft Shell Jacket

by Tom Cannon This is a product review of the new Drake Non Typical Silencer Soft Shell Jacket, (Drake item # DW 5105). Yes the name is a mouthful, and it is the first item we have tested from Drake’s … Continue reading

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New Products from Drake Waterfowl

On the cisp of  waterfowl season, its always cool to test some of the newest gear on the market. Here is a quick review about a trio of new products from the Drake Waterfowl line. The first couple of items … Continue reading

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GREAT GEAR: Drake EST Waders

Once in a while a fella gets lucky on a hunting trip. Just recently I headed to North Dakota for a week of waterfowl hunting in the prairie pothole region. Upon arriving at our destination, we realized that the climate … Continue reading

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GREAT GEAR: RIG ‘EM RIGHT FIELD BULLY DOG BLIND

If you hunt waterfowl with a retriever, its a foregone conclusion that you need to provide some sort of cover and concealment for your dog while out in the field. Well, there are several dog blinds on the market, but … Continue reading

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Review: Fiocchi Golden Waterfowl Shot Shells

Fiocchi Golden Waterfowl Shot Shells For nearly a decade the Fiocchi Speed Steel shotgun shells have been a constant companion of mine when in search of ducks. They have seen steady use from the marshes of Canada, the wheat fields … Continue reading

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Review: RedHead Carbon Max2 Hunter Arrows

By Tom Cannon I was in the market for some new arrows, since I was running low on my normal hunting arrows, Carbon Express Maxima Hunters. The RedHead arrows immediately looked similar to the higher priced Carbon Express models, so … Continue reading

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Review: US Reel SuperCaster 180 X

By Tom Cannon Once the weather in Missouri gets hot, the fishing can usually slow down. That’s not the case on Taneycomo Lake where the cold waters are teaming with Trout looking for some sort of morsel to munch on. … Continue reading

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Review: Rig ‘Em Right Hypnotizer Flag & Mad Waterfowl Choke

By Tom Cannon The 2010-2011 waterfowl season was our best ever. Everything seemed to come together perfectly, including the weather patterns, bird migrations, and luck. We were able to test out a couple new products, but we didn’t get them … Continue reading

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Review: Drake Waterfowl Low Top Mudders

By Tom Cannon The more I am exposed to Drake Waterfowl products the more I am impressed! Needless to say when I heard this spring that there was an entire line of boots in the works I had high hopes. … Continue reading

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Review: Drake Waterfowl Products LST Waders and EST two Tone Button Up Shirt

By Tom Cannon One of the biggest disappointments in an outdoorsman’s life has to be having to wear sub-par waders. In the last decade, things have gotten better as far as waders go, but none really stand head and shoulders … Continue reading

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