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  • Buzzbait Bass Fishing

    Buzzbait Bass Fishing

    Buzzbaits skim across the top of the water when retrieved correctly, they have a propeller type blade that makes a buzzing noise as it churns up the water. This action is annoying to the bass and tends to make them attack the bait. The following video has some great action plus there are some good tips for buzzbaits at the end including the use of a trailer hook that this angler catches 75% of his fish on. Now that you […]

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  • Optimus 360 Joystick Docking Control System

    Optimus 360 Joystick Docking Control System

    Here is a brief introduction to the Optimus 360 Joystick control System by Seastar Solutions product manager Shane Dewitt. See how easy it is to accurately maneuvre a 37′ boat in a marina using this system. The Optimus 360 joystick system is compatible with both twin and triple electronic engines

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  • Mobile phones on the beach!!!

    Mobile Phone Rudeness. One of my pet peeves is the almost constant use of mobile phones by people while driving, shopping, dining and in line at the supermarket etc. Doesn’t anyone know how to say ‘I’ll call you right back’ ? Well, it has gone beyond that now, with them being used in relaxing getaway places like at the beach. This is beyond being inconsiderate. While on the beach recently, I had to just sit there and listen to this […]

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  • Lauri Rapala Fishing Legend 1905 -1974

    Lauri Rapala Fishing Legend 1905 -1974

    In 1936 Lauri Rapala observed that big fish eat little fish especially small wounded fish so he went about making a lure out of tree bark that looked similar to one of those wounded minnow. The story goes that on some days he caught up to 600 lb of fish with this lure. So the rest is history. Here is a short presentation about the original rapala lure. Rapala Original Floater 05 Fishing Lures The original rapala floater can be […]

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  • Beef up your Giant Trevally Poppers and Stickbaits!!

    Beef up your Giant Trevally Poppers and Stickbaits!!

    Giant Trevally are a top level predator fish that can reach up to 170 cm (67″) and weigh up to 80 kg (176 lbs) so is most important that your fishing gear needs to be the best, from your fishing rod right through to the split rings and hooks on the end of your poppers or stick baits. Giant trevally are found mainly through out the Pacific and Indian Oceans and are known by several different names depending on which […]

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  • Abu Garcia RECORD Reel

    Abu Garcia RECORD Reel

    Check out the new Ambassadeur Record bait casting reel from Abu Garcia. This reel comes in two sizes the 5600: 6.8:1 and the 6600: 5.3:1. Both reels come in regular or high capacity models. The new spool design is 25% lighter and the line guide system is 65% lighter. These reels come with brass pinion gears, 7+1 ball bearing set up for smooth operation, the handle and drag adjusting star are bent toward the main housing to help with the […]

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