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Good Gear: Banded Redzone Waders

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Say goodbye to neoprene forever. With the Redzone lineup, Banded has created the most comfortable duck hunting waders on the market. Made from a waterproof, breathable, plastic-based laminate with waterproof-taped seems, they feel like a pair of heavy-duty sweatpants rather than stiff, blocky neoprene or rubber. The knees are reinforced …

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Hunting and Shooting Gear: Unrelated Items of Merit

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Since life is random and chaotic, the progression of equipment through my greedy and clutching hands is also disorderly. Therefore, let us begin in no particular order: Federal Premium Law Enforcement Tactical Rifle Urban A few weeks ago, I got a shipment of Federal match and tactical ammo for testing …

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A Beginner’s Guide to Gigging Frogs

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There may not be a more simple outdoor pursuit than frog gigging. All you really need is a gig, a light, a warm summer night, and a little determination. Having a couple of enthusiastic youngsters along doesn’t hurt matters at all. When I found out that the Ohio Division of …

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Three Essential Drills for Training a Duck Dog

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➞ Don’t do it. Just because it’s hot, humid, and buggy—and because it seems like forever until opening day—this is no time to give your retriever a summer hall pass from training. Short, fun backyard drills throughout the dog days will keep a dog tuned up and sharp for fall, …

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2 Easy Duck Recipes for Summertime Grilling

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It’s summertime and the staff here at Wildfowl is cleaning out the freezer and firing up the grill for our friends and families. Last fall was a bountiful one, so we have plenty of ducks we want to grill up, and two great recipes that make summertime barbecues super easy. …

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New Benelli Shotgun is Perfect for Waterfowlers

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Few auto-loaders stand up against the Super Black Eagle, and Benelli’s 3.0 version has all the makings of the greatest Italian duck guns. A touch lighter than the SBE2, you’ll feel less recoil thanks to the ComforTech III system. The stock, grip, forend, magcap, lifter and barrel were redesigned, but …

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