LED Flashlights: Tektite Expedition Best Value

Of 18 models tested, we like the Tektite Expedition.

Spare Parts

British Seagull, S&S, Micrologic

Do-It-Yourself Chafe Protection

Being a team of diehard do-it-yourselfers, we decided to try our own hand at devising a workable solution to defeating line chafe. After fiddling with canvas, old fire hose, and even messing around with some Kevlar, we settled on leather—an old riggers standby.