About Craig

Craig Rutledge is a staff writer for TheChainGang. His main interests include sex toys for men, particularly urethral sounds and ball stretchers. He is also a proud owner of numerous body piercings. He says: “I am happy to contribute with my experience and knowledge about various penis toys and stretching devices. There is still so much unknown about things like urethral sounding, ball stretching or male chastity and it needs to change. I will share my experience and advice in order to help men, young and old, to discover these toys and have the best fun”. In addition to writing, Craig also answers questions and provides handy advice for people learning more about extreme sex toys for men.

Is it Bad for You to Stretch Out Your Dick Hole?

Stretch Out Your Dick HolePeople who are into urethral play know how much pleasure it can bring. One of the main things about urethral stimulation is the training of the urethra. It involves stretching out the pee hole and the urethra to accept toys. Some people wonder if this is a safe thing to do. Is it bad for you to stretch out your dick hole? 

Dick Hole Stretching: Is it Harmful?

Is it harmful to stretch out your dick hole? The simple answer is: it depends. It is sure possible to do it safely and without any consequences. On the other hand, you may hurt yourself and cause serious problems if you are not careful. So, it is important to be careful if you want to stretch out your pee hole.

You might be surprised to learn that your pee hole is larger … read more

When Is Peehole Insertion Dangerous?

Peehole Insertion Dangerous

Double Trouble Cock Stick Sound

Peehole insertion, also known as urethral stimulation, is an exciting sexual activity. Both men and women engage in this sort of sexual play. Since this is a still lesser-know form of sexual stimulation, many people wonder about safety. Is peehole insertion dangerous?

Is Peehole Insertion Dangerous?

Many people want to know how safe is urethral stimulation. Is peehole insertion dangerous? It is important to say that urethral play is an activity that brings certain risks but it is possible to have safe and enjoyable experience. This is why it is so important to inform yourself about all aspects of urethral play, including the potentially unsafe situations.

Here are the Top 5 situations that make peehole insertion dangerous:

 1. Not Using Proper Toys

The most common thing that makes peehole insertion dangerous are improper toys. … read more

How to Sanitize Rods for Safe Sounding?

Sanitize Rods for Safe Sounding

Ribbed Urethral Sound

I so get off on sounding my cock…I use my precum as lube so…how do I sanitize rods for safe sounding? I have had a couple of UTIs and want to avoid future ones. Thanks!

~ Lonnie

It is undeniable that urethral play can be so powerful and arousing. Those who like it, often claim that it is the most satisfying sexual experience that they can imagine. Because it is so powerful, urethral play is something that many people want to do often. The trouble with urethral stimulation is that it can bring certain problems such as UTIs and other issues. This is why it is crucial to stay safe during all stages of urethral play. One of the most important things to know is how to sanitize rods for safe sounding. Remember, without sterilization there is … read more

What Lube to Use with Urethral Sounds?

what lube to use for urethral sounds

Surgilube Lubricating Jelly

Urethral sounding is incredibly satisfying but it also brings certain risks. This is why it is so important to take all precautions to minimize issues. There are many things that can go wrong during urethral sounding, from hurting yourself to causing urinary tract infections. Luckily, a good lube can help you prevent or even eliminate those issues. What lube to use for urethral sounds?

Different Lubricants

There are many different lubricants you can use for sexual activities. Water-based, silicone, oil-based, lube with flavors, lube that lasts super-long and anything in between. There are hundreds of different products you can try. Some are there to provide a super-comfortable and smooth experience. Others are made to taste and smell nice. Some lubricants are formulated to last for long periods of time while others have special ingredients that will … read more

How Far Can You Sound Down Your Penis?

How Far Can You Sound Down Your PenisOne of the best things about urethral sounding is that it offers so many new sensations you can experience. Some people like the feeling of cumming with a urethral toy inside. Others love to be all filled up. There are also people who prefer urethral play that goes very deep. But how far can you sound down your penis?

How Far Can You Sound Down Your Penis: The Answer

How far can you sound down your penis? This is something that many fans of urethral play wonder. Beginner users are particularly curious about this, be it for safety reasons or to learn more about the exciting things that await for them.

The truth is that you can sound very, very far and very deep. Technically, it is not correct to ask “how far can you sound down your penis” but … read more

Where to Get a Penis Plug 13mm?

Penis Plug 13mmThere are many different sizes of penis plugs you can try for satisfaction. Some of them are short and smooth while others are longer and come with additions such as glans rings or texture. It is very important to choose a penis plug depending on your experience level and comfort. For example, a thick penis plug or another urethral toy is good only for users with plenty of experience. Is penis plug 13mm a thick or a thin one? Since this is a standard size that we carry it is important to understand what kind of a toy is a penis plug 13mm.

Penis Plug 13mm: Big or Small?

The first thing you need to understand about a penis plug 13mm is that this is a urethral toy that has 13mm in thickness. This is considered big by most urethral … read more

How to Open the Pee Hole?

How to Open the Pee HoleOne of the most important questions people ask about urethral play is how to open the pee hole. This is particularly important for those who want to try urethral stimulation for the first time. In order to prevent injuries and other problems, it is extremely important to enlarge your pee hole and urethra. This is the only way to be able to accept full-size urethral toys such as urethral sounds or larger penis plugs. That’s why it is so crucial to know how to open the pee hole.

How to Open the Pee Hole: Basic Rules

You may wonder why it’s important to know how to open the pee hole. After all, it is already open; this is a hole you use to urinate and ejaculate. There is a passage open and a very noticeable hole on the top of … read more

Penis Burning after Urethral Play: What to Do?

I really enjoy urethral play. My favorite tool is a smooth vibrating urethral sound that I purchased from the Chain Gang, though I do have to withdraw it before I cum because I read that it is not good to not let the cum shoot out when it wants to. I think I would enjoy the cum more if I could keep it inserted. I have tried some penis plugs with holes in them, but I keep coming back to the smooth vibrating sound- it just feels so good. Sometimes I put my E-Stim rubber loop around the top of the smooth vibrating sound for extra stimulation (and one loop around my balls and penis). Here is my problem: whenever I use the urethral sound, it burns to urinate for several days thereafter. (Penis burning after urethral play).The burning is read more

Baby Oil as a Lube for Sounding: Yes or No?

Can I use regular unscented baby oil as a lube for sounding? I’ve using it for regular masturbation and found no side effects whatsoever, beside a lot of fun.

~ Tom

Baby Oil as a Lube for SoundingAh, the age-old question about using baby oil as a personal lubricant for sexual activities! As you probably know, there are many people who wonder if baby oil is a good choice for a lubricant. With urethral play becoming more and more popular, there are also people asking if it is okay to use baby oil as a lube for sounding.

Baby Oil as a Lubricant

Many people want to use baby oil as a lubricant because it is cheap, widely available and it lasts long. It is undeniable that baby oil can provide really good stimulation and gliding effect for comfort. However, this is not a good choice … read more

Can I Ejaculate Through Urethral Sound?

Ejaculate Through Urethral SoundOne of the best thing about urethral sounding is the explosive orgasm. It feels like a completely new, mind-blowing experience every time you have it. This is one of the main reasons why so many people love urethral sounding and other types of urethral play. A great thing about urethral sounds is that they can reach very deep and allow you to touch all the hidden spots. Many fans of urethral play wonder if it’s possible to ejaculate through urethral sound. Is there a way to do it safely?

Is it Possible to Ejaculate Through Urethral Sound?

Many people wonder if it is possible to ejaculate through urethral sound. The answer largely depends on the type of a sound you want to use. It is always possible to achieve an orgasm with a urethral sound inside of the penis, but … read more