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How To Tie A Slider Float Set-Up

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How To Tie A Slider Float Set-Up

22.10.2018

When your swim is deeper than the length of your rod, it’s time to rely on this clever set-up so you can still fish accurately. Originally developed for fishing in deep water, the slider float has proven to be more useful than just that one task and can be used…
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14 Tips To Catch You More Rudd

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14 Tips To Catch You More Rudd

22.10.2018

Rudd are among the most stunning of coarse fish species, but they can be notoriously finicky. Try these tricks to stack the odds in your favour… 1. USE BREAD In summer and autumn, floating crust takes some beating. Feed several loose chunks then, as the fish start competing, freeline a…
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Fishing Floats Explained

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Fishing Floats Explained

16.10.2018

The float is angling’s classic bite indicator and one of the most enjoyable ways of fishing. We take a look at some of the most common types to use with rod and line. Float fishing is one of the most popular forms of angling and is the first tactic that…
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How To Catch Big Tench

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How To Catch Big Tench

14.10.2018

Whatever type of angler you are – match, pleasure, carp or specimen – you’re all going to enjoy catching tench in the spring. The first tench catch reports of the year are as synonymous with the arrival of warmer weather as daffodils and the lengthening daylight hours. In an ideal…
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How To Tie An Insert Waggler Rig

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How To Tie An Insert Waggler Rig

09.10.2018

There’s nothing more natural or delightful than watching an insert waggler float for signs of a bite. Here’s how to set-up this classic float fishing tactic. There can be few more pleasant ways of catching fish than by using an insert waggler and getting bites as the hookbait flutters down…
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Best Bream Fishing Rig

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Best Bream Fishing Rig

09.10.2018

You’ll struggle to find any rig more effective at bagging bream than this set-up, particularly when it’s loaded with tempting fishmeal, worms and maggots. One of the most effective tactics for bagging stillwater bream is the cage feeder loaded with a mix of fishmeal-based groundbait, chopped worms and dead maggots.…
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How To Tie A Roach Helicopter Rig

How To Tie A Roach Helicopter Rig

05.10.2018

It works on both stillwaters and rivers and nails shy-biting roach. So if you’re targeting specimen redfins, tie this rig and grab some white maggots! Britain’s favourite species can be caught on a wide range of different tactics, from float fishing to the Method feeder. One of the most effective…
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Fishing Lead Types Explained – A Buyer’s Guide

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Fishing Lead Types Explained – A Buyer’s Guide

04.10.2018

We look at different leads and how to ensure you choose the right one for the job. Lead choice is one of those areas of fishing that you may think is relatively straightforward. That is until you walk into a tackle shop and are greeted with a wall full of…
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Boilie Types Explained

Boilies explained
Boilie Types Explained

01.10.2018

They dominate the carp bait scene, but why are they so popular and what should you look out for? Boilies are carp fishing’s number one bait and most tackle shops stock a bewildering array in many colours and flavours. But what is a boilie? It is a boiled paste bait…
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How To Tie A Knotless Knot

Knotless Knot
How To Tie A Knotless Knot

27.09.2018

If you want to catch carp you’ll need to learn to tie a good knotless knot because it forms an essential part of most modern carp rigs. The knotless knot works with any type of hooklink material and can be used on any pattern of hook. Its main use is…
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How To Use A Lead Clip

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How To Use A Lead Clip

27.09.2018

It’s the most common lead set-up used by carp anglers. So why’s it so good and how do you fish it properly? When used correctly, lead clips are one of the safest and easiest systems to use. They can be used in a variety of scenarios but are especially effective…
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All About Helicopter Rigs – Carp Fishing

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All About Helicopter Rigs – Carp Fishing

27.09.2018

They don’t tangle, cast well and can be fished over almost any type of lakebed – you need these in your armoury! The helicopter rig gets its name from the rotational movement of the hooklink around the leader when the rig is cast out. This spinning motion gives the set-up…
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