Category: Recovery

If you’re stuck on the side of the track needing a 4WD recovery, or you’re just preparing for when it might happen, we’ve got you sorted.

Whether you’re carrying a snatch strap or kinetic rope, Max Trax, kangaroo (high lift) jack, a winch, or even just a shovel. We cover it all here.

Doing big distances overland or simply hitting the beach with your mates, it’s some of the most fun you can have. Get out there as soon as you can.

2023 Best 4WD products awards
Camping

The Best 4WD Products in 2023

The Rough As Guts annual awards for best in class and best value 4WD products. We cover swags, light bars, recovery gear, roof racks and

D22 Navara being winched out of deep mud
Guides

Best Winch for Your 4WD

We look at the best winches available in Australia. We look at the best winch under $500, the best under $750 and the best under $1,200

a white Amarok being winched out of a salt lake
Guides

How to Use a Winch

Know how to use your winch before you have to figure it out on the fly. How to choose the right winch, use it and

Brass automatic tyre deflator on valve stem of mud covered off-road tyre.
Guides

How to Use/Set Tyre Deflators

Set your Staun type brass deflators to a pre-set pressure, so you can easily deflate all 4 tyres quickly on the side of the track.