Split shot is easy to put on fishing line. Put the line in the split and squeeze the shot to close it around the line. To avoid damaging the line, I use an old idea which works with non-toxic shots. … [Read more...] about How I put split shot on fishing line
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In the UK there are three common types of fishery; commercial fisheries, fishing clubs and free fishing. One or all of these options will be available to you locally. A quick search online for “fishing near me” should provide a lengthy list, but what are the differences? … [Read more...] about Where to go fishing | your options
Both work well Bread flake or paste both work well in the winter, but what about the summer? I have made two evening trips to the same swim on the same river, to find out the effectiveness of bread flake or paste in the summer. On the first trip I used bread flake with liquidised bread as feed. On the second I used bread paste on the hook. … [Read more...] about Bread flake or paste for summer Roach
The Method feeder rig Most anglers are familiar with the standard Method feeder rig. A short hook length with a banded hair, semi fixed to the feeder. Both feed and hook bait moulded onto the feeders frame creating a tangle free package, which will catch Carp all day long. The effectiveness and simplicity of this arrangement has made the Method extremely popular with both … [Read more...] about Inline method feeder set up
Having the line breaks when you are playing a fish is very disappointing. Don’t let it dishearten you because the problem is easy to solve. A few simple steps to look after your line and a balanced setup will make all the difference. … [Read more...] about Fish keep breaking my line – solved