Mark Nyholm

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What’s the Best Hearing Protection for the Gun Range?

Shooting hearing protection

Summer weather is finally here, at least for us in the northern half of the U.S. and Canada. The longest day of the year, June 21 – the summer solstice – has come and gone.



Should You Use Diesel Competition Oil?

dodge ram 5.9 cummins dyno pull

April is here, and for those who love to spend time at the drag strip challenging their reaction time, on a dirt strip hooked to a sled, or tied down on a roller dyno grunting for power, the diesel competition season is upon us.



How to Fix Diesel Fuel Gelling with Cold Flow Improvers

I don’t know about where you live, but winter in Minnesota hit pretty hard starting in November, and it seems Old Man Winter is fired up and settled in for a long, cold season. For those who love ice fishing, the cold temps make the ice safer, giving us additional opportunity.



‘Tis the Season for Frozen Diesel Fuel: Here’s What to Do About It

thermometer in winter

Are you in the holiday spirit? The season is bustling, and everyone is burning the candle at both ends. There’s no time to waste, especially stuck on the side of the road after the diesel fuel in your car or truck froze overnight. Are you prepared?



We Hunters Do Anything for Each Other

yellow lab hunting dog

Hunting season in the upper Midwest passed quickly this year. Some diehards, however, just can’t put down their shotguns quite yet, so it’s back to the fields for some late-season pheasant. Count me among that group.



Tips for a Successful, Safe Hunting Season

whitetail deer buck

I don’t know about you folks, but the cool, crisp air, scent of foliage turning and the months of September, October, November and December are my favorite months. It’s no secret that I’m a northern-Minnesota boy who doesn’t like the heat, so bring on the cool temps common to fall.



Deer Hunting Tips

whitetail deer buck

The days are getting shorter and the temps are getting cooler, which can only mean one thing: the season is upon is. You know what I’m talking about. It’s hunting season and many of you are ramping up.



How to Clean and Prepare Your Gun for Hunting Season

whitetail deer buck

It’s nearly November already, which means if you are an avid hunter like myself, you’ve already been out kicking the bush testing your skills.



Which of These 5 Approaches to Vehicle Maintenance Do You Use?

old vw beetle maintenance

Maintenance is one of those things you either do or don’t do. There isn’t a good way to fall “in between” on the maintenance spectrum, nor do your vehicles, equipment or toys like to be in a state of disrepair. Life is short, so why waste time due to improper maintenance?



Why You Should Consider Buying a Diesel

Charlie Keeter powerstroke dragstrip

The U.S. automotive market is changing and people are keeping their cars and trucks longer and longer. I am no stranger to this mentality – I just sold my 1998 pickup I had owned since new. Doing so opened the opportunity for my next long-term investment, a Ford F350 with the 6.7L diesel.