Kick Your Shoe Odor Out For Good

Avoid embarrassing and uncomfortable situations by removing the stench out of your footwear and outdoor gear through the use of quality products that prevent and eliminate odor like ReviveX and Mirazyme.
How to Replace a Zipper Slider

The Zipper Repair Kit by Gear Aid® offers an assortment of zipper sliders and top stops as well as a sewing kit and seam ripper to help with replacing worn zipper sliders.
How to Repair Dive Gloves

Sven Middelkoop, scuba diving instructor in The Netherlands, offers some great tips for repairing dive gloves. Sven spends his time in the cold waters of The Netherlan...

To ensure the optimal performance of your GORE-TEX® or waterproof breathable garment, it is essential that you clean the fabric regularly. Dirt, smoke, body oils and other residues can clog waterproof breathable pores and inhibit breathability.
How Ducks See Hunters

Why is camouflage important when duck hunting? Gary Lewis from Gary Lewis Outdoors ( provides a glimpse into how ducks see hunters. When a hu...

Camo Form and Barrel Harmonics

I recently came across a discussion on Facebook debating whether or not Camo Form can affect barrel harmonics and shooting accuracy. A few years back, we had a Deputy ...

How to Repair a Down Jacket

Are you sick of feathers leaking from down fabrics? Looking for some simple solutions for down jacket repair? There’s two easy ways to go about making repairs to your ...

How to Clean Wetsuits and Drysuits

STEP 1: Find a large tub or container to submerge the suit in water. STEP 2: Mix 2 oz. of Wetsuit and Drysuit Shampoo by M Essentials™ with 4 gallons of water in the ...

Body oils, sweat and dirt can affect loft and sleeping bag performance. Most manufacturers recommend washing your sleeping bag after 20 nights use.
Tenacious Tape Mini Repair Patches FAQ

Tenacious Tape™ Mini Repair Patches by GEAR AID® are designed specifically for down jacket repair. The unique size fits in between down baffles putting an end to leaky feathers in down puffer jackets.