Month: January 2013

Monaghan Fishing Show, 1/26-1/27/2013

This year’s Monaghan Fishing Show will again be held at the Monaghan Twp. Volunteer Fire Department on Siddonsburg Road in Dillsburg, PA.  As in previous years, stop by and visit the Susquehanna Fishing Magazine table.  SFM staff John “Toast” Oast…

Trailer Tire Inflation

By Bryan Wilhelm When trailering a boat, always check your tire pressure before leaving on a trip.   Tire failures are most often caused by under inflated tires.  Check that spare too.  This will help keep you safe and enjoying all…

Installing an onboard charging system

By Bryan Wilhelm  If you have a boat with one or more batteries, then consider installing an onboard charger.  Batteries are best when charged immediately after use.  Most batteries fail because of lack of or improper maintenance.   Onboard chargers are…

Garden State Outdoor Sports Show 2013

The Expo Center in Edison New Jersey was alive last weekend with wild animals, fishing and hunting lodges from around the world, and vendors showing the latest hunting and fishing gear.  The ballroom facility is state of the art, and was buzzing…

Refreshing your live wells…

By Bryan Wilhelm Each season I find new ways of keeping up my equipment.  As a result of the growing concerns about transplanting non-native plants and shell fish, I have been using household bleach to remediate my boats’ live wells…

Dollar Stores?

By Bryan Wilhelm It’s amazing what you will find. If you are provisioning for your next camping trip on a budget, try shopping at a dollar store.  They carry a number of tasty, fresh food items, plus all your paper…