Getting Your Boats Battery System Ship Shape

Boat battery switch, isolator (isolators) and integrator (integrators) systems are worth their weight in gold when it comes to dual (multiple) battery management. No boat owner should be without it! Learn how to keep batteries aboard your boat from leaving you stranded! It is, therefore, the foolish one who sees it as impractical having dual … Read more

Fish Facts: Shark Remora – Echeneis Naucrates

Shark remora’s are the most common remora in warm waters. There are 9 species of remoras. They can be found inshore as well as offshore. Remoras attaches to its hosts including sharks, rays, large fish, sea turtles, whales, dolphins and also to ships. Remoras feeds on small fishes, or scraps of fish that they eat … Read more

Gigging Light and Cooler

First the light: Made with a high-beam automotive headlight, 4″ PVC, and 1″ PVC handle.  Not very heavy…not too much battery draw.  See bottom of page for materials and directions for construction. Now the cooler. This thing is TERRIFIC for holding the battery (full size auto battery), a case of beer, and your spoils from … Read more

Swamp Ghost Trail Cameras

Swamp Ghost Trail Cameras llc all started with me not being satisfied with the commercial units being sold. They worked “sometimes” and the prices were way up there. I started building 35 mm cams, then progressed to digital. Of course all my “Buddy’s” had to have one! I was building them cams at cost! As time … Read more

Fish Facts: Fallfish

Fallfish are the largest members of the Minnow family in the Northeast. Fallfish reach size typically between 12 to 18 inches long. They occur abundantly in the St. Lawrence River basin to Virginia, east of the Alleghanies. There prefered habitat is clear, swift streams, rock pools and in clear lakes. The male fallfish build a … Read more

Fish Facts: Spoonbill Catfish

Spoonbill Catfish (Polyodon spathula) The spoonbill catfish, also known as the paddle fish, is one of most ancient fish around. They are also one of the oddest looking fish species. Spoonbill catfish are not actually catfish at all as the name implies. Spoonbill Catfish were once endangered but are making a comeback. Spoonbill catfish or … Read more

Monster: Mekong Giant Catfish

Mekong giant catfish (Pangasianodon gigas) he is a picture that has been widely distributed throughout the internet and you are probably wondering if this is a hoax or real. Well unlike just about every other amazing photograph that makes these rounds this one just so happens to be REAL! This one weighed in at an … Read more

Monster: Wels Catfish

This picture of a Wels Catfish is quickly making its way around the internet. It is being passed around as a huge blue catfish when infact it is a Wels Catfish. Wels catfish as you can see get quite large. Some even a good bit larger than this one at 187.4 pounds. Wels catfish have … Read more