105 Views - Posted: November 01 at 7:00 am
Paul Brown’s extremely popular Soft-Dine is now available in a new larger size. The 3 ¼-inch Soft-Dine XL is designed for fishing the shallows and catching trophy-size trout and redfish. Like its smaller brother, Soft-Dine XL features a built-in reflective foil insert for added realism and a special sonic rattling chamber for more vibration and noise.
92 Views - Posted: November 01 at 7:00 am
Normally used as an add-on to other crappie lures such as tube jigs or small crappie spinner baits, Crappie Trailers from The Crappie Psychic, LLC feature a beveled design that creates greater bait action and generates more strikes. They can also be used for panfish when attached straight to a small No. 6 long shank hook. Crappie Trailers come in four colors: Chartreuse, White, Crawworm and Flamingo.
|Hobie Mirage Pro Angler 17T
137 Views - Posted: November 01 at 7:00 am
With plenty of space for standing, casting and fly fishing in comfort, the Hobie Mirage Pro Angler 17T kayak offers traditional in-line tandem seating, face-to-face social seating or solo seating. New features include the H-Rail System for customizing accessories, a tracking skeg for covering long distances and a battery platform for an optional trolling motor, crate or small cooler. Hobie’s patented MirageDrive with Glide Technology pedal system and Vantage XT seating are also included.
|Take that MirrOlure on a trip to the surf for specks
1240 Views - Posted: October 30 at 8:27 am
Hard-bodied baits such as MirrOlures have long been celebrated for their effectiveness in the backwaters of our coastal fisheries, however, they are just as deadly in the surf zone. While productive right out of the box, a fisherman from Surf City known locally as “the trout pro” has been fine-tuning his MirrOlures for more than a decade to maximize his results on trout in the surf.
|Maiden pro retains lead in BASS Southern Open on Lake Norman
176 Views - Posted: October 03 at 11:01 pm
David Williams didn’t have quite as good a day on Friday as he did on Thursday in the BASS Southern Open on Lake Norman, but the angler from Maiden is still ahead of the pack.
92 Views - Posted: October 01 at 7:00 am
Whether you’re fishing inshore or offshore, freshwater or salt, Bass Assassin has you covered. Under the brand names Bass Assassin, Saltwater Assassin, Panfish Assassin, Walleye Assassin and Bang Lures, they offer many styles and lure options. They’ve also recently added 15 new colors to their already large lineup: Albino Halo, Ayu, Black Emerald, Cool Ice, Electric Shad, Hammertime, Mama’s Chicken, Meat Hook, Mississippi Hippie, Pro Blue/Red Pearl, Rainbow Shad, Ripper, Silver Shiner, Smoke Wagon and Wakasigi.
171 Views - Posted: September 01 at 7:00 am
If bowfishing is your passion, then you’ll want to check out the Tidal Wave from PSE. It is the new dual-cam version of PSE’s popular Wave bow, and it’s been engineered with a constant draw weight for snap shooting, a 32-inch axle-to-axle length that allows for quick maneuverability and a durable design able to handle extreme conditions. PSE is offering the Tidal Wave in a bowfishing kit that includes a Snap Shot rest, AMS reel with line and two bowfishing arrows.
|Paddlesports Cleaner & Protectant
138 Views - Posted: September 01 at 7:00 am
Star brite’s new Ultimate Paddlesports Cleaner & Protectant combines cleaning agents that strip away deposits and grime from all fiberglass, Kevlar, rotomolded and inflatable kayaks, Standup Paddleboards and canoes. Its high-tech PTEF® polymers also help repel damaging UV rays and provide a non-slippery barrier to future stains. This formula enhances the color and texture of all treated surfaces and is ideal for paddles too.
|Engel Cooler/Dry Box with Rod Holders
178 Views - Posted: September 01 at 7:00 am
Now there’s an easy way to get your rods and reels to the water. The Engel 30 quart and 19 quart Cooler/Dry Boxes with Rod Holders can be slung over your shoulder, freeing both your hands for more gear. These handy coolers have UV-resistant outer shells and lightweight insulation that will keep your items cold. You can also use it for storage of those items that need to be kept dry, like cell phones, wallets, cameras or tablets.
|State closes loophole that allowed netters to sell over their limit of drum
1358 Views - Posted: August 29 at 12:57 pm
The N.C. Division of Marine Fisheries took a major step Thursday toward curtailing the sale of over-limit red drum by commercial netters when Executive Director Louis Daniel issued a proclamation that takes effect Sept. 1 when the 2014-15 netting season opens. The proclamation said the daily amount of “by-catch” red drum that can be sold will drop from 10 to seven fish, and netters must sell their reds at the same time and place as they sell targeted species such as bluefish, flounder, mullet and spotted seatrout.
|Turn that hook around and fish that plastic shrimp more naturally
1840 Views - Posted: August 20 at 7:05 am
Guide Noak Lynk of Harkers Islands has noticed for a while that rigs that use soft-plastic, artificial shrimp, don’t exactly match what nature presents.
|Spiderwire Stealth Glow-Vis Braid
171 Views - Posted: August 01 at 7:00 am
The new Stealth Glow-Vis Braid from Spiderwire allows anglers to watch their line and detect bites that might have otherwise gone unnoticed. It has a low-vis green color once the line goes subsurface and a unique UV reflective coating with fluorescent brighteners that illuminates when exposed to sunlight. Color Lock Technology holds in the color so this braid won’t fade or bleed on clothing.