F&S Gear

Measure up last season's buck with Boone and Crockett's Big Game Scoring System CD-ROM and keep hands warm with Orongo Bay's merino gloves.

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A CD for the Record
Want to know if last season's 8-pointer is close to making the Boone and Crockett Club's book? Their new scoring CD-ROM will prompt you through the measuring steps and do the math for you. The disc also contains score charts for all species in printable PDF format and a snazzy screen saver featuring photos of eight current B&C; world records. The program works on PCs or Macs. Available from Boone and Crockett. Price: $29.95 ($23.95 for B&C; associate members). % 800-840-4868; www.boone-crockett.org.-Lionel Atwill

Play Possum
Who knew? Forty percent possum fur combined with 60 percent merino sheep wool makes these Orongo Bay fingerless gloves itchless and skin soft. They are surprisingly water resistant and displace heat better than traditional woollies. Imported from New Zealand. Price: $21.95. % 800-866-4094; www.thetanneryinc.com.-P.B.M.