John Overton Practical Artist

The Broverton Invitational is probably one of the biggest fishing tournaments you’ve never heard of. Unless you’re from Whangarei, where this annual event has achieved a sort of cult legendary status among fishos there. I was honoured to be among just 100-or-so people invited to fish the tournament after meeting...
Matapa Chasm

Rheem On Board in Niue

With its rocky coves, expansive forests and crystalline coastal waters for as far as the eye can see, Niue is an untouched island paradise – and it was the setting for the trip of a lifetime for a lucky group of Kiwi plumbers. Nothing like a swim in 27 degree...

Who is ATT and how do they work?

ATT (Apprenticeship Training Trust), whose headquarters are in Highbrook, Auckland, is one of the construction industry’s success stories. ATT recruits, employs and places apprentices with host businesses in plumbing, gas-fitting, drain laying and electrical trades. ATT was established in 1991 to provide trade training opportunities for New Zealanders. Its purpose...

Go with the flow – Rheem Continuous Flow Hot Water

New Zealand’s favourite hot water brand has created a new standard in its gas continuous flow range of water heaters. With a sleek new design and modern colour, the new 16L, 20L and 24L models come with added performance and installation features. Suitable for natural gas or ULPG, these wall-mounted water heaters...

Tools of the trade – Honda EU22i portable inverter generator

Honda's new inverter generator sure packs some punch! Honda’s new EU22i inverter generator is the same weight as the popular EU20i it replaces, with the same silent operation, but even more power. Honda’s GXR120 121cc four-stroke engine has a maximum power output of 2,200kW and rated output of 1,800kW. The EU22i...