Archive for the ‘Reviews’ Category

Tackle changes so quickly these days and many if not most of the “reviews” to be found in fishing magazines and on the web are little more than a case of the reviewer handling the product for an hour or so and then deciding if it is good or bad. So proper long term tackle […]

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The Zman Trd fished Ned Rig has been a much talked about lure in the last 18 months There has been a lot of publicity about “ned-rig” lures and the amazing fish (particularly perch) that have been caught using the technique with Z-Man TRD lures. I fished the Ned rig with Trd’s myself and it […]

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So you want to catch some big perch this summer ? Well clear water conditions call for highly realistic lures and a different approach. Unless you have the luxury of fishing an exclusive private water, then the chances are the big perch you are after will have seen lots and lots of lures already. They […]

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  For lure anglers at least, the world of medium to high end reels is dominated by two Japanese brands..Shimano and Daiwa. Sure there are some popular and well made reels being produced by Okuma, Spro, Mitchell and Fox to name just a few, but in reality the quality reel market is pretty much dominated by […]

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OK here it is ! The final instalment of our four part series where the UK’s top perch experts outline their favourite perch finesse lures. This time it’s the turn of Simon Nicol who has a huge amount of experience when it comes to catching perch on soft plastics.   Simons Choices Generic AGM ‘Crappie […]

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Third in our series of features where experienced UK lure anglers choose their top three Perch Finesse lures is Ade Walker. Ade works in Tackle legends Fosters of Birmingham and is an experienced all round angler, who has been badly bitten by the lure fishing bug. As well as hunting perch, pike and zander in his […]

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