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Fly Fishing For Pike

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Fly Fishing For Pike

19.03.2019

People have been fishing for pike in the UK for decades and nowadays more and more people are starting to throw a fly at them. It is a very exciting way to catch pike and there’s something special about catching fish with teeth, using heavier equipment and bigger flies. I…
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Choosing A Spinning Rod

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Choosing A Spinning Rod

04.03.2019

So you’re in the market for a new spinning rod but you don’t know where to start. In this article, we breakdown all the key features that make up a spinning rod, to provide you with a better understanding of how the components of a spinning rod work together. So…
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Choosing a Spinning Reel

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Choosing a Spinning Reel

28.01.2019

Before choosing a spinning reel, you need to ensure you’re buying the right reel for the right job. Below we have outlined some of the main questions to consider before you purchase a reel. What reel size am I after and what do they mean? You wouldn’t buy a 5…
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How To Use A Baitcaster Reel

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How To Use A Baitcaster Reel

18.01.2019

If you’re looking to cast lures with more accuracy and control, then you might want to invest in a baitcasting reel, especially if you’re targeting species such as pike and perch. In this article, we will be going over the anatomy of a baitcaster, explain how to set up your…
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Best Pike Fishing Lures

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Best Pike Fishing Lures

01.01.2019

BEST PIKE FISHING LURES AND HOW TO USE THEM? Lure fishing for pike has become very popular over the last couple of years and there’s a good reason why! Aggressive takes, power lunges, tail walking and menacing follows are a few of the heart-stopping scenarios that you can expect from…
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Choosing The Right Lure For The Right Conditions

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Choosing The Right Lure For The Right Conditions

11.12.2018

When it comes to lure fishing for most species, there are general rules of thumb that anglers abide by. Don’t get us wrong though, sometimes you will find yourself doing something that is completely against the grain that will provide results – that’s just angling! Below are a few tips…
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How To Tie A Carolina Rig

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How To Tie A Carolina Rig

05.11.2018

Originally developed by bass anglers in the USA, the Carolina Rig has proven just as deadly for perch on this side of the Atlantic. Designed to fish a soft plastic bait close to the bottom over deep water, the Carolina rig has a great advantage that it is almost weedless.…
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Perch Float Rig

Perch Float Rig

29.10.2018

Here’s a precisely set-up float rig to eliminate the resistance perch hate, which also has the benefit of working well for targeting even larger species. Perch are very obliging fish that can be caught in many different ways, but one of the finest has to be on float-fished worm or…
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How To Rig A Soft Plastic Lure

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How To Rig A Soft Plastic Lure

11.10.2018

Influenced by the Scandinavian market, soft plastic lures have taken the UK predator scene by storm! These soft shad baits have accounted for many big pike and can be adapted to most fishing situations. In this article we will show you how to rig a soft plastic lure correctly and…
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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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How To Tie A Float Leger Rig

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How To Tie A Float Leger Rig

01.10.2018

This is one of the simplest pike rigs to set up and brilliant for a roving approach when fishing swims of different depths. There are a number of pike rigs that you can use, but one of the most adaptable and easiest to set up is the float-leger rig. When…
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Jigging For Perch – A Buyer’s Guide

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Jigging For Perch – A Buyer’s Guide

18.09.2018

The art of jigging is an exciting and versatile method used for targeting predators such as Perch. Making soft plastic lures dance up and down on the loch bottom, trying to entice a take from a curious stripey. So what is involved in the art of jigging? and what components…
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