How to Get the Most Out of your Outboard Motor

The traditional outboard engine is no different to the one that drives your car, with perhaps the exception that the power is delivered to a specially shaped rotary propeller, rather than the wheels. The engine itself requires regular attention, with spark plugs changed at specified intervals and oil and coolant checks, and aside from this, the overall performance should always be optimum, and if you notice a sudden lack of power, there could be several causes. Here are a few tips to ensure that you are always getting the maximum thrust from your outboard motor. Regular Servicing – One would… [Read More]

Pi-Top Laptop Review

I love any new technology, and also something that’s a bit different from the norm. So when I was asked to review the Pi-Top laptop, I couldn’t wait and let my twins loose on this awesome bit of kit. Pi-Top is a modular laptop that you build yourself, allowing you to discover a world of electronics, coding and inventing, plus many more fantastic projects. This particular Pi-Top also includes the DIY inventors kit, and Raspberry Pi, which is the brains behind the Pi-Top. I will elaborate more on Raspberry Pi later in the post. Recently my twin girls have got… [Read More]

How To Get That Giant Trevally (GT) Catch

Whether you absolutely love fishing for Trevally or you fancy trying your luck at it, here are some tips to get you started. 1. It’s All About the Location Targeting Trevally on the flats is quite an achievement. Giant Trevally are part of the Jack family and can be found throughout the Indo-Pacific area. One of the best ways to target this fish is through a lodge. Some preferred locations include Christmas Island and the Seychelles. Typically, these fish can be found throughout the subtropical and tropical waters in the Pacific and Indian Oceans and they tend to hunt in… [Read More]