A revolutionary new fishing rod or just another new-fangled contraption that won’t last the distance? Only time will tell, but right now one thing’s for certain, the manufacturers of the Tackobox Poletap Smartrod – described as the world’s first and only computerised fishing rod – are deadly serious. Tooling..
Shimano has upgraded its Sahara front-drag spinning reels for the 2012-13 season.
While already boasting high-end features, including the company’s line twist reducing Propulsion Management System, the reels now come with Varispeed II oscillation and Shimano’s new ‘M Compact Body’ in a new Sahara line-up that features the SH-1000FE, 2500FE, 3000FE and 4000FE.
“Our Sahara reels are all about versatility for all types of freshwater and saltwater fishing situations,”.. Read More
A new series of surface lures from Croatian manufacturer, Kira Fishing, has been inspired by the fact that the company’s headquarters is surrounded by heavily weeded rivers and lakes. “These waters are a paradise for predators, but they are very difficult to fish because of all kinds of..
RIO Products, one of the most pioneering companies when it comes to developing fly lines, leaders and tippet materials, has released new iMOW Tips for Skagit and Spey casting. The new series of sink tips is based on the company’s successful MOW tips, with the preceding ‘i’ standing..
Just weeks after announcing its launch into the UK fishing tackle trade, Dunlop Sport has unveiled a range of biomimetic rods made by applying what the company describes as ‘incredible technologies’ used in racket sports. The result, says Dunlop, is a range of fantastic carbon rods at affordable..
Like its original single-strand wire counterpart, Knot2Kinky’s Multi-Strand calls on an elastic nickel-titanium alloy to offer anglers the perfect wire line solution. The material employs a seven-weave Ni-Ti composition, yielding softness, flexibility and abrasion-resistance. Knots, such as the Figure-8, Perfection Loop, Albright –or even the simple Clinch knot –..