Fishing Tackle – Reviews, Tips And General Information

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Soft Plastic Fishing Lures – What To Look For

What to look for in a soft lure? Forget about price for a minute. The amount of times I hear ‘Well you can get loads on ebay for a couple of quid’. Yes you’ll catch the odd fish but when it matters you’ll be left with an empty box of fish while everyone else is [...]

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Fishing Braid – “Best Buy ?????”

What braided fishing line should I buy? (Part 1 of 2). It is not an exaggeration or overstatement to say that braided fishing line has revolutionised modern day sea angling. This is certainly true for many branches of boat / kayak angling, and increasingly so, for spinning and other shore casting techniques.  Braid first came [...]

By |May 29th, 2013|Boat Fishing, Tackle|8 Comments

Maria Angel Kiss – Bass Lures

The Maria Angel Kiss is a floating minnow specially designed for fishing in shallow waters. This bass lure will swim at aproximately 30cm deep and is ideal for fishing in shallow areas for bass. The system weight mobile (WMS) allows for excellent casting distances.

By |February 18th, 2013|Bass Plugs, Tackle|2 Comments
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Snapped Two Greys Nitra Rods In Two Nights.

Saturday the 8th October 2011 I started this years winter fishing. What happened next was nothing short of a complete disaster. On my first cast of the evening I snapped my Greys Nitra about halfway down the tip section. On Sunday night I fished again, and would you believe it I snapped a second Greys [...]

By |October 10th, 2011|Cod Fishing, Featured, Fishing Rods|0 Comments
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Megabass Zonk Gataride 120

The yoro-yoro is the slightly shallower diver of this fantastic Bass Lure The MEGABASS gataride and yoro yoro 120 offers excitment at many levels. Firstly, its articulated lip generates quite intense vibration up the line and rod especially at fast retrieval. Secondly, the water port on top of the body creates water displacement that a [...]

By |January 8th, 2011|Bass Plugs, Tackle|5 Comments
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Maria Chase BW Bass Fishing Plugs

The Maria Chase BW is a long slim diving lure for plug fishing in shallow water. This best selling bass lure is optimised to dive at depths up to 30cm making it the ideal bass fishing lure for shallow beaches and rock marks. The built in magnetic moving weight system makes the lure [...]

By |January 6th, 2011|Bass Fishing, Bass Plugs, Tackle|6 Comments

Storm Chug Bug Bass Plug

Storm Chug Bug The Storm Chug Bug is yet another bass fishing lure that falls into the category of surface popper. As with all surface working lures the chug bug has the advantage of being fishable in shallow areas such as UK beaches, scaurs and rock ledges, this makes these lures the ideal choice for [...]

By |December 30th, 2010|Bass Plugs, Tackle|1 Comment
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Mending A Megabass Zonk Gatoride

One of the best bass plugs on the market is the megabass zonk gatoride. However despite the amazing bass catching potential of these lures they do have a tendency for the diving vein to snap off when they come into contact with the rocks. In this forum topic, Kester (Aka Buscuit lad) explains how to [...]

By |December 25th, 2010|Bass Fishing, Tackle|0 Comments
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Storm Kickin Eel

The kicking eel features a reinforced segmented body with a kickin tail, a durable soft plastic body rigged with a premium red VMC treble. The polycarbonate diving vane provides a very life like swimming action. 12cm - - 13g These eels look amazing and will produce bass when fished over shallow rock and sandy areas.

By |December 19th, 2010|Bass Plugs, Tackle|0 Comments
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Abu And Penn Multipliers, How Best To Clean And Tune Them.

I know that from time to time the question crops up of how do I ‘tune’ my reel for fishing. It’s no dark art and any angler using a multiplier should be capable of a ‘fishing’ tune for their reel or reels. http://holderness-coast-fishing.co.uk/basic-multiplier-tuning-for-fishing-abu-and-penn/

By |December 17th, 2010|Featured, fishing reels|0 Comments
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Maria Fake Bait

They feature Maria's moving weight system for improved casting distance and perfect fishing balance. The lip is designed for extra shallow diving (6'' to 12'') and a slow steady retreive gets the lure working just sub surface. Extra shallow divers can at times be deadly for bass and this lure could fill the gap left by the sadly missed Jointed Thunder Stick

By |December 10th, 2010|Bass Plugs, Tackle|1 Comment
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Bill Costin’s Scarborough Tackle Shop

Anyone who knows sea angling in Yorkshire knows Bill Costin who runs the local tackle shop in Scarborough. Bill has fished the north east coast for as long as he cares to remember and boasts many great catches from both shore and boat. In more recent times Bill has turned his attentions to his Scarborough [...]

By |October 3rd, 2010|Bait, Cod Fishing, Featured, Tackle|11 Comments