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Fly Lines, Taper, Weight, Function and Colour

Fly Lines, Taper, Weight, Function and Colour

Fly Lines, Taper, Weight, Function and Colour Fly lines - where do you start? The most commonly asked questions by…

19/03/2024

Blade Spinners for Trout Fishing – Why not make your own?

Blade Spinners for Trout Fishing - Why not make your own? A look at these old and still popular lures…

10/06/2022

Fishing Sinkers – How to make your own lead sinkers – Video

Pouring your own lead fishing sinkers and jigs How to make your own fishing sinkers Scroll down for the video…

05/06/2022

Fenwick Feralite FF98 Fibreglass Fly Rod is at least 50 Years Old

Fenwick Feralite FF98 the slow soft-action was ideal for a Lure Rod  By Allan Burgess and Dick Marquand Many Kiwi…

24/05/2022

Breakaway Surfcasting Sinkers for distance casting and firm grip

Breakaway Surfcasting Sinkers for distance casting and firm grip on the seabed The breakaway sinker, I believe, first originated in…

03/05/2022

Downrigger Operation – How to use a downrigger for trout fishing

Downrigger Operation – Putting It All Together Safety First Downrigger operation is simplicity itself; however, safety must be our first…

07/01/2022

Downrigger Selection for Effective Fishing – Salt and Freshwater Trolling

Downrigger Selection - Different Scotty Models Deep trolling for trout in New Zealand, with the aid of a downrigger, has…

01/01/2022

Alvey Surfcasting Reels – reliable, almost indestructible – New Stealth 65S

Alvey Surfcasting Reels - Bruce Alvey talks about the latest reels in the Alvey range including the new Stealth 65S…

21/07/2021

Correct Jig Head Weights can increase soft-bait hook-ups!

Importance of correct jig head weight When fishing soft plastics correct jig head weights can make a big difference to your…

16/01/2021

Mustad Fastach Clips in size 0.1 Ref FTCBB – Brilliant for Soft-Baits

Mustad Fastach Clips make it possible to securely change soft-baits and lures in seconds Every so often when it comes…

30/11/2018