March 2010 Waterfowl Gear Guide

The month of March offers a wide variety of activities for sportsmen and women, including the start of the spring migration for waterfowl, fishing, turkey hunting, photography and dog training, just to name a few. The DU E-Newsletter editorial team has collected several items that will come in handy, no matter what adventures you have planned for spring.

Leatherman Super Tool 300

The award-winning Leatherman Super Tool 300 is the multi-tool for every sportsman. Featuring the strongest and largest pliers ever produced, and a sloped-top handle design, means you can maneuver them further into tight spaces. While you're working with gloves on, the large side cutouts make it easy to still grab components, and rolled handles make for a comfortable grip. Stranded, hard and regular wire cutters all come standard on the Super Tool 300, and because they're removable, you can repair or resharpen them on the spot. Nineteen tools, all ready for your toughest jobs. The Super Tool 300 is back from vacation and ready to get to work.


  • 420HC Clip Point Knife with Straight Edge
  • 420HC Sheepsfoot Serrated Knife
  • Needle-nose Pliers
  • Regular Pliers
  • 154CM Removable Wire Cutters
  • 154CM Removable Hard-wire Cutters
  • Stranded-wire Cutters
  • Wire Stripper
  • Electrical Crimper
  • 5/16" Screwdriver
  • 7/32" Screwdriver
  • 1/8" Screwdriver
  • Phillips Screwdriver
  • Wood/Metal File
  • Saw
  • Bottle Opener
  • Can Opener
  • 9 in | 22 cm Ruler
  • Awl with Thread Loop

Leatherman Super Tool 300


  • Stainless Steel Handles
  • Stainless Steel Body
  • Black Oxide Version Available
  • All Locking Blades and Tools
  • Comfort-sculpted Handles w/ Cutouts for Access with Gloves On
  • Leather or Nylon Sheath
  • 25-year Warranty


  • 4.5 in | 11.5 cm (closed)
  • 9.6 oz | 272.15 g
  • 3.2 in | 8.13 cm (blade length)

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SportDOG Dummy Training Kit

The spring season is one of the most popular times for waterfowl hunters and dog trainers to begin training a new puppy. SportDOG Dummy Training KitThese trainers have several months before the next season to form that young pup into an obedient, well rehearsed retrieving machine. SportDOG has been helping folks accomplish these results with one goal in mind: "We will deliver gear the way you'd design it."

SportDOG's Dummy Training Kit is the complete kit for the beginning or advanced trainer. It includes a Roy Gonia Special Whistle with nylon lanyard, 2 oz. of concentrated duck scent, an orange regular plastic dummy, a 4' orange nylon lead and a training booklet. Let SportDOG get you on the right track this spring when it comes time to train your four-legged hunting companion.

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Hoppe's BoreSnake Soft-Sided Shotgun Cleaning Kit, 12 Gauge

Now that duck hunting seasons have closed and hunters everywhere have had time to recover, it comes time to clean up that old 'fowling piece, which probably found its way into the water and mud on several occasions this season. Hoppe's BoreSnake Cleaning Kit will help you do the job faster and more effectively than any other product on the market. With a lightweight and portable design, each kit features a caliber-specific BoreSnake, 2 oz. No. 9™ solvent, 2¼ oz. lubricating oil, Weatherguard cloths and a convenient soft-sided carrying case, making cleaning your gun anything but a chore.


  • 2 oz. bottle of Hoppe's No. 9™ solvent
  • 2¼ oz. squeeze bottle lubricating oil
  • 2 anti-rust gun wipe cloths
  • Rugged soft-sided case that attaches easily to a belt or fits compactly into a box or bag
  • 12-gauge shotgun BoreSnake


  • Integral bore brush helps remove hard fouling and lead deposits
  • Long section after bore brush works like multiple patches
  • End has brass weight to drop through bore
Hoppe's BoreSnake Soft-Sided Shotgun Cleaning Kit

Note: Bore cleaner may be tight fitting when new. If difficult to pull through bore, it may be easier to step on the exposed end of the bore cleaner and hold it while pulling the firearm. Ensure that you are using the correct BoreSnake for the caliber firearm before using this method. Bore cleaner can be washed.

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Ducks Unlimited Field and Tackle Bag

The Ducks Unlimited Field and Tackle Bag is ideal to take out to your blind or your favorite fishing destination. With its six movable, padded compartment dividers, this bag can handle anything from fishing lures to camera lenses. This bag is sure to become a favorite in your collection and something that goes into the field with you all year long. But act fast, as quantities are limited.

Get your DU Field and Tackle Bag with your donation of $37 or more. As a special offer, order 2 or 3 bags as gifts and save on each!


  • Durable 600d polyester with high-density foam padding and soft tricot-lined interior
  • 6 easily adjustable and removable padded dividers for "custom fit" storage and protection
  • 4 open mesh pockets for miscellaneous accessories
  • Dimensions: 14" x 10" x 6"
  • Padded hand grip, double zipper pulls with easy-grip tabs, adjustable/removable shoulder strap and outside open pockets
DU Field and Tackle Bag

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Whitewater Soft Rain Pant and Jacket

Don't let Mother Nature slow you down this spring. Whether you find yourself fishing or hunting, this soft, lightweight rain gear has the perfect combination of breathability and impenetrable RainBlocker® technology to keep you dry in the harshest of environments. Let those other guys stay home while you conquer the majestic outdoors.

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Whitewater Soft Rain Pant and Jacket