Author Archives: Brett@SELFILMED


Brett spent his childhood growing up in southern Indiana, but now he calls southwestern Ohio his home. When he's not busy with his full time job as an Electrical Engineer, he's either spending quality time with his family or preparing for his next outdoor adventure.

October 13, 2018 – Ohio Archery Buck

It was now almost five years since I had successfully filled a buck tag here in Ohio.  The last buck tag I’ve filled was on November 3rd of 2013 to be exact.  I had spent countless hours in the tree … Continue reading

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Benchmade 15400 Pardue Hunter Review

This spring at the 2018 ATA Show, Benchmade released the new 15400 Pardue Hunter.  The 15400 Pardue Hunter is the first custom collaboration knife in the HUNT line of knives for Benchmade.  Since you are reading this article, I’m fairly certain … Continue reading

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YETI Hopper Backflip 24 Review

Let me start off by saying that when I saw YETI released the new Hopper Backflip™ 24, I was  a little bewildered.  A backpack cooler?  Who would ever have a use for a backpack style cooler? After seeing one in … Continue reading

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DSD White Face Strutter – New for 2018!

It doesn’t matter if you are a novice turkey hunter, or have several seasons under your belt, it is likely that you have heard about Dave Smith Decoys (DSD).  The ultra-realistic decoy movement began almost 20 years ago when the first custom DSD … Continue reading

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