When i hear a hunter or fisherman complain about the performance of his truck, I am reminded of the adage, ?Better to light a candle than curse the dark.? In other words, fix the problem. The following 10 products, gleaned from automotive shows I?ve attended in the past year, are designed to keep you from cursing the dark. Each will immediately improve the performance or otherwise add to the general utility of your pickup or SUV. Storage Gear freaks that we are, outdoorsmen always can use some extra storage space. A pair of products deliver just that. Hidden Hitch Basket Carriers fit into a standard receiver hitch and provide much needed extra space for such bulky items as coolers, oversize gear bags, camping equipment, and deer. Class II carriers are 4 feet long, 20 inches wide, and 6 inches high, and can handle as much as 350 pounds; Class III through V carriers are 5 feet long (other dimensions are identical) and have a 500-pound capacity. Price: $150; 800-632-3290; www.hiddenhitch.com.