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Review of Tronix Pro Twin Spreader Booms

Posted by Editor On April - 4 - 2011

Tronix Spreader BoomsLesson learned yesterday. Stick with what you know.

Plaice season is in full swing on the South Coast where I fish and in recent seasons we've changed the way we fish for these handsome flatfish - namely with spreader booms.

Although slightly cumbersome out the water, fished from the boat these spreaders do appear to hold an advantage over our preferred tackle of previous years - running ledger, spoons, etc. Whether that's because they facilitate Read the rest of this entry »

Team Daiwa Z Boat Rod & Daiwa Saltist Lever Drag Review

Posted by Dan Sissons On December - 17 - 2010

Daiwa Saltist Lever Drag ReelAs far as I can tell there are only two reasons you won't buy the new Team Daiwa Z boat rod and Daiwa Saltist LD20H lever drag reel. The first reason is they're a bit pricey and its true, with a retail price of £225 for the rod and £315 for the reel the money could be better spent on paying almost a whole months gas bill(!). Secondly, you think that you already have all bases covered in the boat rod department - but Read the rest of this entry »

Mustad Viking 79515 Hooks

Posted by Editor On September - 15 - 2010

Mustad Viking 79515 HookWe might not all find hook patterns exciting but we all depend on our hook choice to hook and land that fish of a lifetime. For me, successful fishing is all about confidence. The Mustad Viking 79515 hook is one of those hooks that gives me confidence. If I need a 3/0 or 4/0 for my boat fishing then I turn to the Read the rest of this entry »

TKR Fish Ruler / Match Measure

Posted by Editor On May - 26 - 2010

It's not all that often you discover a 'homegrown' angling product that you really want to get behind, but on discovering TKR's tremendous looking Fishing Ruler I knew I had to get hold of one. Consequently once I'd recieved both the standard TKR Fishing Ruler and the ingenious TKR Extendable Fishing Ruler I was delighted. You may be thinking, "yeah, but it's a measuring stick - I've seen them before", but check out these features for a start: Read the rest of this entry »