Review: EFFZETT Waterproof Lure Cases

18 May

The EFFZETT Waterproof Lure Cases come under the beady eye of Angler’s Mail tackle editor Richard Howard. He’s the No.1 products inspector, checking out loads of quality kit every week.

LURES aren’t cheap nowadays, so you need to look after them to ensure that they’re ready to go without any …Continue reading »

Mullet and how to catch the thin-lipped variety

9 May

MULLET are often referred to as the English bonefish – hook one and you’ll soon see why. This article from Angler’s Mail helps you target them…

9. Get the formula right and you can expect bumper hauls of thin-lipped mullet. It can be arm-aching stuff, but definitely worth it!
Treat your catches with care. These handsome marine fish can thrash around on the bank, and a few shed scales are inevitable. Calm them down by covering their head with a damp towel and nurse them carefully in the water before releasing them. Don’t bother taking mullet home for the table – they have a muddy taste and it’s far more rewarding seeing them swim away to join their shoal mates.

MULLET, an estuary-loving fish, fight like crazy on light gear and are definitely proud contenders for the hardest fighting sea …Continue reading »

Pike fishing tips for spring and summer

3 May

Pike Anglers Club stalwart Alan Dudhill reveals some key pike fishing tips for success if you’re thinking of tackling the species during the spring and summer.

PIKE fishing by dedicated specialist anglers is often only from October to March, this being the traditional pike season. This …Continue reading »

Review: Savage Gear 3D RAD Rat lures

1 May

Angler’s Mail tackle editor Richard Howard is the No.1 products inspector, checking out loads of quality kit every week. Here’s his lowdown on the Savage Gear 3D RAD Rat…

WE know a lot of you loved the 3D Suicide Duck imitations from Savage Gear. Well here’s some imitation rats …Continue reading »

Review: Maver Jurassic X Spinning Rods

28 Apr

Angler’s Mail tackle editor Richard Howard is the No.1 products inspector, checking out loads of quality kit every week. Here’s his lowdown on the Maver Jurassic X Spinning Rods…

You’ll find a whole family of lure rods under the Maver Jurassic–X banner, all with competitive price tags. The latest …Continue reading »