Field Evaluation – Ross Carnivore 37

  By Keith Dunlap – Senior Field Evaluator Oct 31, 2009 – 6:50:32 AM   The new Ross line, re-designed in 2009 features the benefits of solid reliability and extreme accuracy; qualities that translate to immediate gratification for the demands of today’s avid bowhunter. In this field evaluation, we will review the features and performance […]

Field Evaluation – Bear Archery® Truth 2

  By Keith Dunlap – Field Evaluator Aug 19, 2008 – 10:45:13 PM   Mention Bear Archery, and one cannot help but to think of decades of experience and the legendary bowhunter who revolutionized the sport of archery and bowhunting.  Mention the name Primos in the hunting community, and folks immediately think of founder Will […]

Field Evaluation: Pro Release ‘Thumper’

  By Keith Dunlap Nov 1, 2006 – 12:36:00 AM   Pro Release Inc. began in 1981, when Gary Todd designed the original Trophy Hunter release aid still used by many bowhunters today.  Pro Release has since produced durable and easy to use products that they stand behind 100%. The Thumper Small Game Hunting Blunts […]

Barnett Vortex Youth Bow

Barnett Vortex Youth Bow

Barnett has been producing quality crossbows for over 50 years now, and they have sold over 1 million crossbows to date…backing up their claim to be the “real industry leader of quality crossbow manufacturing and engineering”. Barnett has been a pioneer in the bowhunting industry, with inventions like the Commando “self-cocking” crossbow, the first compound crossbow…the Demon, and their patented quick detach front end on their crossbows.

CARBOMASK™ Face Paint

CARBOMASK™ Face Paint

Carbomask is a professional grade face paint that contains no grease, oils, esters, petrolatum, or paraffin. It has no odor, and contains activated charcoal which absorbs skin oils and odors.

Blazer® Vanes from Bohning

Blazer® Vanes from Bohning

Rollin Bohning, a chemist, started the Bohning Company Limited in 1946 after retiring from one of the automotive companies in Detroit. Bohning investigated and created new products to solve every day problems. Most of these products were for his personal use; however, one of his investigations led to the founding of the Bohning Company. As […]

“MX-3” Broadheads from Muzzy

“MX-3” Broadheads from Muzzy

Muzzy Broadheads have earned a legendary reputation for superior strength and extreme accuracy. They combine high-grade aircraft-aluminum ferrules with scalpel-sharp blades for complete integrity in even the heaviest game. Their hollow-ground Trocar tip has become the standard in the industry for dependable bone-splitting performance. Muzzy has been pumping out quality heads for years and I […]

“Woodland Whisper” In-the-Ear Hearing Amplification

“Woodland Whisper” In-the-Ear Hearing Amplification

The Woodland Whisper ITE AC is an in the ear (ITE) hearing enhancement device with Audio Compression. This in-the-ear unit is concealed within the ear canal and offers sound compression technology to block out loud sounds (such as a muzzle blast) while still enhancing the distant sounds you want to hear with increased range and […]

“Hades” Broadhead

“Hades” Broadhead

I’ve used Grim Reaper’s Razortip mechanical broadheads with success in the past.  Now they have a fixed blade head…the Hades broadhead, which can be used with bows or crossbows.  The Hades is a three fixed blade broadhead with a 1 3/16” cutting diameter.  It’s available in 85, 100, and 125 grain weights.  I received one […]

“Endeavor ED 1045 Binoculars” from Vanguard®

“Endeavor ED 1045 Binoculars” from Vanguard®

Vanguard has been providing high-quality photo-video accessories (tripods, monopods, ball heads, camera bags and cases), hunting accessories (archery bow cases, gun cases and gun pods/shooting sticks) and sporting optics (binoculars and spotting scopes) for 24 years. They have a diverse lineup of products to meet the needs of hunters, photographers, birdwatchers, and more. This evaluation […]

Field Evaluation – Firenocks

Field Evaluation – Firenocks

Firenock, LLC has brought the same technology in modern electronics used in arming missiles, to the archery world. Firenock has successfully developed the “G” switch that is the same technology used for the 2nd arming switch in the modern missile. This technology eliminates accidental misfire or self-arming because it requires a specific acceleration prior to […]

‘The Arrow Inspector’ from Pine Ridge Archery

‘The Arrow Inspector’ from Pine Ridge Archery

Pine Ridge Archery Products is a family business that started in 1959, and has grown and diversified over the past 50 years.  Product development for Pine Ridge Archery takes place in the woods during annual hunting trips to various locations, while members of “Team Pine Ridge” discuss the pros and cons of proposed ideas for […]

Diamond IceMan™ FLX Compound

Diamond IceMan™ FLX Compound

BowTech produces quality bows that have taken the market by storm over the past decade, and the new Diamond IceMan FLX is no exception.  Founded in 1999, BowTech’s corporate offices and manufacturing facilities are located in Eugene, Oregon. With a worldwide distribution network, BowTech’s family of brands include: BowTech, Diamond, Octane, Stryker and WaterDog Surface […]

Field Evaluation: ‘Saberlock’ Bow Case

Article by Keith Dunlap (Field Evaluator) – Feb 21, 2010 Edited by Stanley Holtsclaw – April 26, 2017 This post is sponsored and/or contains affiliate links, which means that if you click on one of the product links, we may receive a small commission from your purchase – click to view our Affiliate Disclosure.   […]

Field Evaluation: ThermaCELL Insect Repellent

Article by Keith Dunlap – May 31, 2009 Edited by Stanley Holtsclaw – April 3, 2017 This post is sponsored and/or contains affiliate links, which means that if you click on one of the product links, we may receive a small commission from your purchase – click to view our Affiliate Disclosure.     In […]