How to Get a Warmer Night’s Sleep

November 5, 2014

Every once in a while we hear of someone who is not able to sleep comfortably down to the suggested temperature capabilities of a quilt.   Here are some points to consider that might help anyone sleep better when using a down quilt or sleeping bag. 1. Down quilts, as well as down bags, are designed to […]

Mid 2014 Waypoint and Azimuth

July 29, 2014
all season pad

Waypoint and Azimuth Mid-Year 2014     Waypoint 2014 is shaping up as an excellent year by every standard. Quilt sales, our primary yardstick, continues our 10 year growth pattern. We are thankful to the Lord and our customers. We continuously hope that our business conduct is pleasing to Him and you, and that you […]

JRB 10th Anniversary

June 9, 2014

10th Anniversary Celebration Whew!  We returned from Trail days in Damascus Virginia, crashed through a quick inventory rebuild, took some deserved time off…. Then… realized we had not planned any celebration for the Tenth Anniversary of Jacks ‘R’ Better. Soooooooooooooooooo! Whereas, it is not practical to have a party and expect thousands of customers and […]

JRB Universal Tarp Introduction

April 10, 2014

This large JRB tarp is the most capable tarp available for either hammock or ground camps. Loaded with perimeter tabs, ridge line tabs, panel pulls, pole grommets and spring pole guides  this tarp may be configured to conform to a nearly any configuration required or desired. It’s an ideal shelter for large and wide hammocks […]

Waypoint and Azimuth 2014

January 28, 2014

Waypoint and Azimuth January 2014   It is time to review how the year went and plot the course of progress for the next year.  As we stand here in the middle of the shop, surrounded by hundreds of quilts, tarps, hammocks and other stock items we are in our tenth year.  We just registered […]