Spring 2017 Update and Gallery 1

Howdy friends, Excess here for your Spring 2017 update and gallery. Boy, what a spring.  As I traipsed in to purchase my sportsman’s pack I had visions of filling each of these Idaho tags in my hand!  Spring bear, spring turkey, so many great options that I was looking forward to! While I did make […]

Ruger American Rifle Review

Welcome to the Ruger American Rifle Review.  Recently I was looking to purchase a bolt action varmint rifle.  Initially, I was looking for a nicer, wood stock rifle that would act both as collection component as well as a a coyote and general varmint rifle, specifically in a 22-250.  As time went on, I […]

Ruger American 223 Review

New Gear 2015

The new year brings in new gear 2015.  I still like to think that we are the champions of the mid-range gear arena, and we will continue to try and determine what the best bang for the buck is when buying our gear, and hope to pass that knowledge along.  The improvement in gear from 2013 […]

Kodiak Canvas 6010 Tent Review 2

I was a bit slow out of the gate to use my new tent, but I can finally provide you the Kodiak Canvas 6010 Tent Review 2, this time from my perspective.  This review will be shorter and not cover again what we have already discussed, but the experience in some weather.   I went out […]

1444 Plano Satchel

A quick word about Plano Customer Service

Anyone who has reasonable expectations, and cares for their things properly still experience broken gear, and this has led me to this quick word about Plano Customer Service.  These are probably the guys who made your tackle box, or your other gear boxes. I have had a 44 Magnum (1444) satchel tackle box for about […]