Tips & Tricks

Brown Trout

Streamers for Streams

What does one think when they hear the word "fly fishing"? I would be willing to bet most would picture a gorgeous tight loop, flawlessly unrolling, and delicately delivering a tiny dry fly to the surface of th...
brown trout

Tips for Nymphing Success

Who doesn't love to watch an aggressive brown manifest from the hidden depths below to smash a caddis floating amidst the sea of foamy bubbles as it drifts along the seam of a freestone run? The picturesque sce...
Dillon 650 Platform

Dillon 650 Powder Spill Fix

As good as the Dillon reloading machine line is, I still look to find ways to improve perfection. All Dillon 650 owners have been plagued by the issue of powder flying from cartridges as the shellplate forceful...
22-250 Case

Case Preparation

Parts of a center fire rifle case Some of us at DownWind Outdoors are known for our obsessive personalities. First, we became obsessed with guns and eventually that led to being obsessed with the need to ma...
AR-15

AR-15 Krieger Build

In the world of northeast predator hunting, it is hard enough to get a shot on a wary coyote let alone a follow up shot. However, even the most perfectly executed shot can inherently miss its mark. Fast action ...