Shimano Stradic FK Review

Shimano Stradic FK Review Reviewed: Shimano Stradic FKOur overall rating:  LooksDragGear SystemCastingRetrieval PROS Range of models for multiple fishing applicationsSuperb castingExcellent line managementSmooth dragLow start up inertiaExcellent line capacityGreat power for a spinning reelPhenomenal gear systemConsistent and smooth rotorHigh line retrieval ratesEasy to handle and not fatiguingSurprisingly affordable CONS Little heavy compared to other similar sized […]

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Best Baitcasting Reel

How to Choose the Best Baitcasting Reel 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

Shakespeare Ugly Stik GX2 Review Reviewed: Shakespeare Ugly Stik GX2Our overall rating:  LooksHandlingCastingBuild QualityPower PROS Extremely affordableSensitive (fiberglass clear tip) and durable (graphite backbone)Wide range of models for all applicationsWell balancedMuch lighter than previous Ugly Stik modelsEasy to handle EVA gripsVery powerful rodsAesthetically sleek CONS Not the best casting performance comparativelyMost models not best for finesse […]

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Best Telescopic Fishing Rod

How to Choose the 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 […]

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Winter Bass Fishing Tips and Tactics

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 […]

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PENN Clash Review

PENN Clash Review – Is PENN Clash Spinning Reel Good? Reviewed: PENN ClashOur overall rating: PerformanceHandlesDrag​Build QualityWeight PROS Rugged reel with all metal body, spool, bail, and handleNice range of models that covers most fishing applicationsOne of the best gear systems that rival upper echelon reelsTwo anti-reverse mechanismSealed Drag systemFinely tuned drag adjustments across its rangeExcellent […]

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Best Fishing Rods

Best Fishing Rods for the Money For someone just getting into fishing or an advanced angler looking to expand their fishing horizons run into the same roadblocks when searching for fishing rods and one is the plethora of rod options.How could you possibly know which rod is going to be your best option and who […]

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Different Types of Fishing Reels

How to Choose Between 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 […]

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Fenwick AETOS Fly Rod Review 2017

Fenwick AETOS Fly Rod Review Reviewed: Fenwick AETOS Fly RodOur overall rating:  PerformanceHandlesGuidesBuild QualityWeight PROS Soft tip aids short castsExcellent rod loadingPrecision casting at wide range of distancesLarger models can pick up lots of lineQuick recoveryLightweight yet durable and has plenty of powerWide guides to reduce frictionAffordable price range CONS Not the best cork grips Slightly […]

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Best Spinning Reel

Best Spinning Reel for the Money 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. […]

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