Posts Tagged ‘ Product Test ’

June 10th, 2014

Product Review: Moto-Gate Tie Down Straps

Tie downs are a fact of life for ATV riders- we use them to secure expensive machines, gear bags, gas cans and if such things weren’t illegal, perhaps our significant others as well. Generally speaking there are two schools of thought when it comes to the tie down philosophy: the self locking and the ratchet [...]

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May 29th, 2014

Product Review: Tire Blocks

The concept of a pneumatic tire is fairly simple: A rubber carcass contains a pocket of compressed air between it and the rim. All good until something makes a slice, slash, gash or even a pinhole in said carcass. Then suddenly that air you compressed to act as a buffer between the tire and wheel [...]

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March 27th, 2014

Product Review: Replay XD1080 HD Camera

Generally speaking, being on the cutting edge of technology is a fact of life for ATV enthusiasts. Sure you could hold out on the glory days of carburetors, pull starters or balloony tires but sooner or later tech has a way of creeping into the closets of even the most diehard old-schoolers. Whether it’s the [...]

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May 2nd, 2013

Product Test: Oil to Make Engine Break In Less Painful

When it comes to engine break-in, rumors, rituals and horror stories abound. There is no denying that this is a particularly critical moment in the life-cycle of any engine on account of the fact that wear rates are at their absolute highest. Years ago when machining processes weren’t quite as refined as they are today [...]

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February 10th, 2013

ATV Product Test: Works Connection Hour Meter

When it comes to our ATVs, time is always against us. Every single component is designed to function for a certain amount of time before inevitably failing: Some of these components have an accelerated lifespan due to use (think about your quad’s piston or shock seals) while others break down even while your machine rests [...]

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