June 2012 Gear Guide

The June Gear Guide serves as an excellent resource for anyone searching for the perfect Father's Day gift, or a waterfowler doing some mid-summer preparation around the duck camp. 

Coleman® Four-Way Quad Lantern

The Coleman Four-Way Quad Lantern will light up any duck blind. The four detachable panels can be used as individual flashlights or as one lamp.

The master switch on top turns on all four panels. Individual panels have their own on/off switch and six LEDs per unit (24 total when attached to base). When it's time to recharge a panel, simply attach it back onto the base. Bright 190 lumens give you a light range up to 26 feet. 

Powered by eight D batteries (not included) for an approximate 75-hour run time. Removable panels have 48 lumens each, with individual run times of 1.5 hours. 
  • Dimensions: 6.5"W x 11.7"H
  • Total weight with batteries: 6 lbs. 6 oz.
For more information, visit www.cabelas.com.

Drake Waterfowl - EST Heat Escape Waterproof Full Zip

The EST Heat Escape waterproof, full-zip jacket from Drake Waterfowl serves as rain gear in the field, as well as an everyday hunting jacket for early-season hunts. The Heat-Escape™ vents in the most heat-sensitive areas, offer protection from overheating during tough hunts. 
  • 100% Waterproof/Windproof/Breathable Refuge HS™ with HyperShield Technology™
  • Heat-Escape vents™
  • Magnattach call pocket
  • Vertical license/key pocket with zipper closure
  • Lower zippered hand pockets
  • Zip-off hood
  • Neoprene cuffs
  • Drawcord at waist
For more information, visit www.drakewaterfowl.com.

W.R. Case – Large Stockman pocket knife

Any blind bag without a pocketknife is missing a key item. The Large Stockman knife has a multitude of purposes for any waterfowl hunter. 

Features a Rogers Jigged Brown Bone handle, clip, Sheepfoot and Spey blades. 4 1/4 in / 10.8cm closed; 4.1 oz.

For more information, visit www.wrcase.com

RedHead® Outdoor Series 20-Gun Fire-Resistant Safe

Waterfowling firearms are cherished memorabilia representing the hunter, past hunts and future adventures. Protecting these items takes a serious safe. 
  • Protect up to 20 long guns plus accessories
  • 20 minutes of fire protection at 1200 degrees
  • Heat expandable door seal
  • 1-way active locking system with 1" locking bolts
  • UL listed electronic lock
  • UL listed for burglary: RSC
  • Single lever vault handle
  • Display lock override
  • Black gloss exterior
  • Convertible gray interior
  • Limited lifetime warranty 
For more information, visit www.basspro.com.

Nikon 1 J1

The Nikon 1 J1 allows you to switch from 10 frames-per-second still photography, to shooting 1080p HD video seamlessly, so you can capture every moment of your morning's hunt. 

The Nikon 1 J1 offers multiple lens options to capture the perfect images in any light and at any distance. Includes:
  • EN-EL20 Rechargeable Li-ion Battery
  • MH-27 Battery Charger
  • UC-E6 USB Cable
  • BF-N1000 Body Cap
  • AN-N1000 Strap
  • ViewNX 2
  • Short Movie Creator CD
  • User's Manual
  • Reference manual CD
  • File Formats 
  • Compressed 12-bit NEF (RAW) 
  • JPEG: JPEG-Baseline compliant with fine (approx 1:4), normal (approx 1:8), or basic (approx 1:16) compression 
  • NEF (RAW) + JPEG: Single photograph recorded in both NEF (RAW) and JPEG formats 
For more information visit www.nikonusa.com.

Avery Outdoors - 900D Strap Vest

More pockets means having what you need, when you need it. The 900D Strap Vest was created for wading waterfowlers who need to have their gear available and accessible. 

Constructed from 900x900-denier polyester backed with a double coating of polyurethane for total water resistance, this game vest is adjustable at the shoulders, sides and front. Webbing shoulder straps, 12 shotgun shell sleeves, expandable side pockets with Sportsfleece lining and a roomy game bag make this an all-game hunting vest. Available in Mossy Oak® Shadow Grass® and Mossy Oak® New Break-Up®.

For more information, visit www.averyoutdoors.com.

Browning - Outdoorsman's Axe and Shears 

Whether you're brushing blinds or clearing shooting lanes, Browning's Outdoorsman's Axe and Shears can make the job easier. 

The Outdoorsman's Axe injected molded polypropylene and fiberglass handle is designed to reduce hand fatigue and shock for years of cutting wood or quartering big game. The one-piece axe head is hot forged, hollow ground and is made out of 1055 tool steel. To make it more rugged, the axe head has an integrated tang that extends down into the handle. The Outdoorsman's Axe comes with a tough nylon sheath. 
The Outdoorsman's Shears are ready to get the job done. The shears' blades are made out of high-carbon tool steel. The lower blade is serrated and the shears also feature a large gut hook. The tough polypropylene handles extend from 21 inches to 28 inches, and a nylon sheath is included. 

For more information, visit www.browning.com.