Review: Sufix Performance Pro 8 Braid

2 Feb

The Sufix Performance Pro 8 Braid comes 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.

IF you want to perform smooth, long casts, it’s well worth spooling up with Sufix Performance Pro 8 braided line. …Continue reading »

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 »