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I'm Adam and I run Cast For Fish to share my passion for fishing as well as give some advice so you could enjoy this great hobby in the best possible way.

Shimano Stradic FK Review

Our overall rating:5 Looks:5 Drag:4 Gear System:5 Casting:5 Retrieval:5 Pros Range of models for multiple fishing applications Superb casting Excellent line management Smooth drag Low start up inertia Excellent line capacity Great power for a spinning reel Phenomenal gear system Consistent and smooth rotor High line retrieval rates Easy to handle and not fatiguing Surprisingly […]

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Best Baitcasting Reel

How to choose the best baitcasting reels With a little practice, a baitcaster is likely to become your primary fishing reel. They can open up your fishing world to new techniques using heavier lures and line that can be cast at increased distances with accuracy. A lot of anglers hesitate to pick up a baitcaster, but […]

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Shakespeare Ugly Stik GX2 Review

Our overall rating:4.4 Looks:5 Handling:4.4 Casting:4 Build Quality:5 Power:5 Pros Extremely affordable Sensitive (fiberglass clear tip) and durable (graphite backbone) Wide range of models for all applications Well balanced Much lighter than previous Ugly Stik models Easy to handle EVA grips Very powerful rods Aesthetically sleek Cons Not the best casting performance comparatively Most models […]

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Best Telescopic Fishing Rod

We are always surprised by how many anglers have never used or are even unaware of telescopic fishing rods. Whether you are in the know or not, in this article we will take a look at what the best telescopic fishing rod is all about. Just in case you fall into the category of not […]

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Winter Bass Fishing Tips and Tactics

As winter rolls in and water temperatures decline, the metabolism and activity of bass drop as well, but that doesn’t mean fishing is over for the year. Bass can be caught during the winter months; it just takes a little tweaking in your strategy. We won’t lie to you, fishing during this period is challenging, […]

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PENN Clash Review

Our overall rating:4 Performance:3.5 Handles:5 Drag​:4 Build Quality:4 Weight:5 Pros Rugged reel with all metal body, spool, bail, and handle Nice range of models that covers most fishing applications One of the best gear systems that rival upper echelon reels Two anti-reverse mechanism Sealed Drag system Finely tuned drag adjustments across its range Excellent oversized […]

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Best Fishing Rods

Your ability to catch fish can only go as far as your gear will allow, but quality gear can take your fishing abilities to a much higher level. Not only will a fishing rod worth its merit help you cast to and land fish efficiently, but it’s also going to last for years. There are […]

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Different Types of Fishing Reels

The chances are that most of us were just handed a fishing rod and reel as young children, and we didn’t have much say in the type of reel. There are several different types of fishing reels that are available. While initially, we may not have had a say in the reel we used, we […]

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Fenwick AETOS Fly Rod Review 2017

Our overall rating:4.5 Performance:4.5 Handles:3.5 Guides:4 Build Quality:5 Weight: 5 Pros Soft tip aids short casts Excellent rod loading Precision casting at wide range of distances Larger models can pick up lots of line Quick recovery Lightweight yet durable and has plenty of power Wide guides to reduce friction Affordable price range Cons Not the […]

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Best Spinning Reel

Best Spinning Reel Spinning reels offer incredible opportunities for the novice angler to professionals, but deciding which of the thousands of reels available is the best spinning reel can be frustrating. The technology in these reels from the best fishing reel brands such as Penn, Daiwa, Shimano, Abu Garcia, and Pflueger is incredible. Understanding the […]

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