Category: Tackle Reviews

Stonfo Precision Loop Tyer

This new product from the Stonfo stable makes tying identical sized loops for your hooklengths and hair rigs a doddle, and importantly you can choose yourself the size of loop you want, from just 5mm to 25mm. Featuring a brass locking nut, it’s nice and flat and fits easily inside the draws of your box. […]

Guru Pellet Pliers

Excellent product this, that makes the age old problem of banding up a hard pellet with the inevitable wet finger you get when fishing a doddle. Just place the two ‘nipples’ into pellet band, squeeze the handles to open up the band and slip the pellet inside and release. Easy, and in these colours it […]

Stabiliser Sub Floats From Nathans

When you need to present a bait well away from debris off of the bottom a ‘subfloat’ which suspends the bait enticinglyu above the snags but out of trouble is essential! These Catfish Subfloats from Nathans enable are just the job for ensuring your bait is fishing effectively and away from any underwater obstructions, and […]

Preston Beanie Hat With Visor

Combining keeping your bonnet warm in those winter winds with keeping the low sun off your eye line, and at under £10, this new Preston Innovations branded winter warmer is worth a look. Standard Beanie hat also available from Benwick Sports. RETAILER LINK http://www.benwick-sports.co.uk/clothing/5351-preston-peaked-beanie-hat-.html

Maver CS22 Invincible Finesse Carp Hooks

With the temperature starting to plummet it might just be time to test out Maver’s CS22 finesse carp hooks. Available in sizes 12, 14, 16 and 18 this is a seriously sharp (chemically sharpened) barbless spade end pattern made from a finer premium grade carbon steel than the CS21 power range that’s suited to waters […]

Browning Black Viper 2 MK13 Feeder Rod

Black Viper rods are the most successful line of feeder rods in the Browning range in the history of the company. When they were originally introduced, they displaced the prevailing mostly stiffer rod series and offered unprecedented performance for the angler. Even with less power, long casting distances became almost child’s play. No wonder these […]

Suicide Duck lures win key awards at EFTTEX 2016

Savage Gear has won the Triple Crown for its eye-catching Suicide Duck lures at the 2016 EFTTEX show. The range has won the ‘Best Innovation’, ‘Visitor’s Choice’ and ‘Best Hard Lure’ prizes at the Amsterdam event. The new introduction, which mimics a duckling struggling across the surface, is part of the Savage Terrestrial range which […]

The Fishfinder launches Hell Caster lure series

Adventure angler Steve Townson, known to many as The Fishfinder, has launched his own range of lures and jigs aimed at the travelling freshwater angler targeting predatory fish. Steve, who runs South American adventure angling holiday specialists Amazon-Angler.com, has used his many years of experience fishing in far-flung destinations to hone a bespoke range of […]

David Murphy: ‘Walking on Ripples’

David Murphy began writing “Walking on Ripples” by compiling an article on fish caught abroad – in Spain, Portugal, the Canaries and further afield in Florida and Mauritius. He enjoyed writing this so much he decided to write about angling in his favourite Irish location: Donegal. This last segment led seamlessly into short fiction, based […]

Vass Tex Nova chest waders

The Vass Tex Nova chest waders are new to North East Tackle Supplies and proving very popular. These heavy duty waders are made from high quality materials plus include numerous fantastic features such as hard wearing soles, handy internal pockets and a draw cord around the chest for a great fit too. The Vass Tex […]

ASSO Fluorocasting Fluorocarbon Mainline

Fluorocarbon continues to grow in popularity among carp anglers for a mainline choice, due to a number of qualities including low-stretch, low-visibility and strong abrasion resistance. ASSO FluoroCasting Fluorocarbon offers all of this and more and is available now in the UK for the first time. Made using a high-grade fluorocarbon which ASSO says has […]

ASSO Tetramax Fishing Line

ASSO line may not be that familiar to many UK carpers, but it’s sold in over 80 countries and is a popular choice among big carp anglers in Europe. Made from a high grade co-polymer with a fluorocarbon coating, this light brown line offers many features, and it’s now available over here. One of its […]

Dinsmores Coated Egg Shot

British weight manufacturer Dinsmores has developed a process for coating and colouring its standard non-toxic shot, meaning that it’s now possible for the angler to try and match the shot colour to the bottom you are fishing over. The technique has been applied to its Egg Shot range available in its five-size dispensers, covering AAA […]