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Power Pro Super 8 Slick – Best Braided Line EFTTEX 2011

Posted by Editor On June - 22 - 2011

Power Pro Super 8 Slick BraidPower Pro fought off stiff competition to be voted Best Braided Line at the recent European Fishing Tackle Trade Exhibition (EFTTEX) with new Power Pro Super 8 Slick braid.

Super 8 Slick sees Power Pro follow a growing trend in 8 strand braid, gaining popularity in many fresh and saltwater disciplines here in the UK. The use of 8 strands (sometimes known as 'carriers') produces a very round and smooth braid.

The Honeywell Spectra fibre used in manufacture is braided under high tension to produce a very high grade fishing line.

It's good to see a Read the rest of this entry »

Century HPR Lure Rods

Posted by Editor On June - 9 - 2011

Century HPRWhat's this? A UK rod manufacturer making modern lure rods to take on the world? It'll never happen I hear you cry.

Well you're wrong, and what's more, the excellent new Century HPR Lure Rods will be released here in July - that's almost minutes away!

So what are we talking about here:

Century - A UK company that has been building top quality Read the rest of this entry »

Daiwa SP-MH Neoprene Reel Cover

Posted by Editor On May - 29 - 2011

Daiwa SP-MH Neoprene Reel CoverThis is a nice product. I picked up the Daiwa SP-MH reel case when I visited The Art of Fishing in St Merryn, Cornwall. It's imported from Japan (no English on the packaging) and the quality shows. It's a sad fact that Daiwa's Japanese range of tackle is better than that available on our home shores but it makes this kind of stuff more alluring I suppose.

So what to say about a reel bag... Well, as I already remarked the quality is about as good as it gets in neoprene reel covers - the neoprene is a luxurious 5mm thick and Read the rest of this entry »

Berkley Gulp Sandworm vs Marukyu Power Isome

Posted by Editor On May - 25 - 2011

Gulp Sandworm vs Power IsomeI admit, I've been consumed by a new area of our sport. It's taken all my strength not to let it and all the related new tackle swamp Fishing-Tackle.co.uk, but I can't contain it any longer.

'LRF' or Light Rock Fish originates from Japan where the local anglers use Ultra-Lightweight outfits to target smaller species of fish like Aji (Scad) and Merabu, in a highly pressured fishery. While LRF is a saltwater discipline, it shares a lot of tackle and technique with ultra light freshwater spinning. Anyhow, this isn't
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Kimera Pro Bait Pump Review

Posted by Guest On May - 20 - 2011

Kimera Pro Bait PumpGone are the days of back breaking bait digging. If you're lucky enough to live in an area of decent substrate then now is the time to jump on the bait digging bandwagon, especially during the recession when 10 lugworm in a tackle shop can cost you as much as £4.00.
 
The new Kimera Pro bait pump has just been launched after the success of the Kimera Std which has been around for almost 18 months. The Kimera Pro is a 22mm bore lug pump that is designed, created and tested by professional bait diggers and is 100% stainless steel with a removable bush and neoprene washer. Every pump is hand crafted and built to your exact length making it one of the best pump systems available.
 
Looking at these lug pumps you can tell a lot of time and effort has been put into creating something that will inevitably ensure a fresh supply of bait for your fishing and in the long turn save you a vast amount of Read the rest of this entry »