Mike BROWN

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Tiny Montana Firm Gets $300 Million Contract To Help Restore Power In Puerto Rico

Last week, a small Montana company called Whitefish Energy Holdings announced that it had been given a $300 million contract by Puerto Rico's electricity authority to help restore the power grid on the island, where some 75 percent of customers remain without power.<p>The decision to award such a big …

Caribbean

4 Things to Look for When Evaluating Used Double-Barrel Shotguns

When you’re looking at old guns , particularly 16 and 20 bores, have a chamber gauge handy (connecticutshotgun.com), as many guns made before the …

Darkwood
Sports Cars

The Essential RV Fulltimer Tool Kit

Since hitting the road over three years ago in The Jazz, our 29-foot fifth-wheel trailer, my husband John and I have had continuous need for tools. …

Five Best Mobile Hotspots

Getting access to high-speed internet on the go doesn't have to mean using someone's wide-open Wi-Fi. There are plenty of great 3G and 4G hotspots …

Our 12 Favorite Campsites of 2014

This year, we stayed in 70 different locations (yes, I counted.). And pretty much every single one of them had something special about them worth …

RV DIY Article: RV Water Heater Tune-Up

In this RV DIY post we’re going to discuss how to give your RV water heater a quick tune-up. Twice a year at a minimum I like to clean and service …

My Friends Awesome 580 Watt RV Solar Power System

Introduction I recently had the great pleasure to meetup and do some boondocking with some RVing friends from Wyoming. Eddie, his wife Aileen and …

RVs

Boosting Cell Signals

SmoothTalker’s wireless and direct-connect radio-frequency amplifiers improve phone and data service, especially in fringe areas<p><b>There’s no denying</b> …

RV plumbing "mod" saves wasted not-so-hot water

For boondockers, staying out in the "wilds" and away from civilization for as long as possible is often a priority. When we boondocked for entire …

Upgrading My RV Battery Bank and 12 Volt System

A Little of My Rigs Battery History When we bought our 30 foot Keystone Cougar fifth wheel new it came with one preinstalled deep cycle battery rated …

RVs

RV Grey Water Versus RV Black Water: The Same, But Different

Confused about the best ways to maintain your RV waste water tanks? These tips explain the different needs between RV grey water versus RV black …

RVs

Our Diy Lithium Battery Upgrade Pt 1

We awoke one morning to find ourselves freezing cold. I stumbled to the galley and took a look at the IPN Remote display. The voltage readout was 8.9 …

Clean Energy

Best Converter Charger for an RV - Smart VS. Dumb

Before we had our new RV Solar installed I had never heard of a Converter Charger, and I surely wasn’t worried if it was a <b>Smart Converter Charger</b> or …

My 10 Favorite RV Maintenance Products

Having full-time RVed for nearly five years now, I’ve tried out dozens of various maintenance products. Doing my own maintenance tasks to keep the …

Top 10

90 Quick & Easy Tips To Save Money While RVing In 2016

As the saying goes “A penny saved is a penny earned”<p>Well today we are going to share with you ways to potentially save hundreds of dollars while …

Infographic: Trap vs. Skeet vs. Sporting Clays

Learn the differences among these popular shotgun sports...

Hunting

Black Writers’ Room: Author Gives Us a Glimpse Inside the CIA’s Covert War on Jamaica

With the death of Fidel Castro, there has been a resurgence of interest in his role as an advocate for countries in Africa and the Caribbean. One of …

Caribbean

How Beretta Became the Maker of the World's Finest Firearms

3.8K<p>SHARES<p>With five centuries of experience crafting guns for everyone from Napoleon and Winston Churchill to Ernest Hemingway and James Bond, the …

New York City

Sky Sports F1™ Opening Titles (0:54)

The problems with Balance of Performance

It was the most remarkable press conference I have attended. It started out as the standard, once-a-year pre-Le Mans Porsche press briefing, and …

10 BRUTAL Drag Racing WHEELSTANDS

Choke Tube Problems (And How to Avoid Them)

Choke tubes have been around long enough now that a whole generation of shotgunners can’t remember the days when, if you wanted to change chokes, you …

Hunting

Browning Releases Two New Citori 725 Models

Browning has added a slew of new models to its Citori 725 line of shotguns this year. And the latest additions appear tailor made for shooters …

Mesmerizing

Best Shotguns of All Time

There is something about the best shotguns that lures us in and tempts us to pick them up, shoulder them and dream of where they’ve been. Worn bluing …

Great Depression

Giubileo

Beretta Giubileo: Status Symbol among Hunting Shotguns<p>The Beretta Giubileo (Italian for Jubilee) is a triumph of looks and performance in a hunting …

Woodworking

Peter Egan On the Eternal Quest to Save Classic Cars From Road-Salt Rust

"Road Salt and the 50-Mission Car," from the April 1997 issue of Road & Track magazine.<p>It finally got to be too much. My 1963 Cadillac, which had been dripping red transmission fluid all last summer, suddenly began leaving an unbroken trail of fluid about the width of a typewriter ribbon (surely …

Classic Cars

Ask Phil: The Mental Side of Skeet Shooting

This is, I hope, the first of many installments of “Ask Phil” in which I answer your questions about shotgunning or anything else you want to ask me …

Hunting