Floats

16 Jul

As there has been quite a bit of “float talk” on the forum of late I thought I would mention that I was browsing round an odds and ends shop a couple…

Strange incident

7 Jul

I was fishing on a local river a couple of evenings ago and something occurred that I have never seen before. Small Eels started to swim past me,…

What bobbin cord…

28 Jun

…the cord you attach your bobbin to your bank stick with to stop it flying into the lake when you strike…

Ball chains, string, line, leadcore,…

Float rubbers

5 Jun

For such an essential item when your fishing a float attached top and bottom we are pretty badly served by the tackle trade I recon.

There are…

Rod snapping

11 May

Snapped the tip section of one of my match rods taking it out of the car. Gutted. I was due a break but it was bad luck.

Zero chance of a…

Ninja doubts

24 Apr

I have been going back and forth on getting myself a Diawa Ninja reel for ages. Its had rave reviews on here and elsewhere but the thing is every…

What Plummet

22 Jan

Does anyone have any recommendations for a good plummet ? Wish list …

1. Quick to put on & off
2. Secure – wont fall off
3. Zero hook point…

Shaving off the ounces

28 Dec

I guess I am not alone in always trying to trim down the amount and weight of tackle that I lug about with me and am always looking for ways to…

Clocks going back

28 Oct

Does this help or hinder or make no difference to your fishing ?

Part of me quite likes it as it means dusk comes an hour earlier so you can fish…