Red Sasquatch: Brute Super Foot retractable Trailer A-frame Jack Extension Improves Stability and Eliminates Wood Stacking

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August 8, 2013

  Reading the headline, your first impression is most likely about a big hairy forest creature with giant feet. Well, at least the big feet are relative. Actually, in this case, it’s only one foot that’s part of a very beastly device that attaches to the trailer A-frame jack. Although the Brute... Read more »

Pacbrake – Products for Pickups

PRXB Exhaust Brake

August 8, 2013

  Heavy-duty chassis and turbodiesel engines in today’s pickups have made it possible for RVers to tow larger, more luxurious trailers. But once you have a truck, you might find a few perceived shortcomings compared to your driving expectations — shortcomings that fortunately the performance... Read more »

GOJO Hand Cleaner Degreaser

Gojo

Donya Carlson, Managing Editor
May 6, 2013

GOJO’s Cherry Gel Pumice Hand Cleaner Degreaser is a fast and effective solution to tough soils that come with working under the hood. The Gel Pumice cleans the heaviest dirt, grease and oil, and is pH balanced to promote skin comfort while leaving hands smelling fresh. The cleaner clings to hands... Read more »

The Winegard Ultra-thin Rayzar Antenna

Winegard’s ultra-thin Rayzar antenna

Bob Livingston, Publisher
March 22, 2013

At the risk of dating myself, I remember jury-rigging a rabbit-ear antenna to a portable TV that we tried to use while RVing. After painful maneuvering, we were able to pull in a few over-the-air channels, but dealing with a snowy picture was part of the experience. Broadcast TV has taken a back seat... Read more »

Portable Campground Furniture

Kelty Loveseat

Stuart Bourdon
March 20, 2013

RVing is all about going places and enjoying the traveling lifestyle, but once you get to where you are going, it’s nice to be able to relax and take a load off your feet. We found some examples of portable camp furniture that are comfortable, affordable and can be easily folded up and packed away... Read more »

Transmission Tuners and Programmers

Transmission tuners

Tim Walton
March 12, 2013

Old-school engine tuning of carbureted engines was really an art form. Changing the jets, adjusting fuel flow and air screws and playing with the choke to get the engine to run properly are quite different from today’s process of changing values and coding within the engine’s computer, which controls... Read more »

Advanced Flow Engineering

The BladeRunner intake manifold

Ken Freund
March 12, 2013

Improving tow vehicle performance requires a systematic approach. Many owners have found out the hard way that just slapping on one item and expecting it to completely change power output is a bit unrealistic. Therefore, we are spotlighting a company that offers a number of products designed to work... Read more »

Prolong Cleaner for Diesel Injectors and Valves

Prolong Cleaner for Diesel Injectors and Valves

Stuart Bourdon
March 4, 2013

Prolong’s Diesel Injector Cleaner is said to remove gum, deposits and sludge build-up from fuel injectors, restoring a full spray pattern in TDI and TDCI engines, allowing for quick starts and smooth, efficient vehicle operation. It should be used when the vehicle starts misfiring, running rough or... Read more »

L.L. Bean Fishing Gear

Western Fly Selection

Stuart Bourdon, Editor-In-Chief
February 5, 2013

When we think of the outdoors, one of the things that may often come to the minds of many is fishing. Angling can be an incredible sharing experience with a son, daughter or grandchild. It can also be a wonderful contemplative journey alone, delivering hours of time to relax and wash away the stress... Read more »

Exhaust Buyer’s Guide

Exhaust Buyers Guide

Tim Walton
January 29, 2013

Pulling the long grades of five passes on I-5 in southern Oregon with a trailer in tow always has my grandpa watching the fuel gauge drop in his truck. My dad doesn’t care how much fuel he’s burning but monitors the exhaust gas temperatures (EGT). He just wants to get his truck and trailer over the... Read more »

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