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Leaders: the vital link

• by Steve ‘Starlo’ Starling Since the advent of braided lines, leader selection and construction has become an increasingly important consideration for anglers.       In the pull-out Tackle Extra of this issue of Fishing Monthly, […]


ATC Virtuous Carbon Fibre

The ATC Virtuous CF is the ultimate combination of rigid and light weight spinning reels.       Featuring a dual drag system that applies pressure from the bottom and the top of the spool to provide […]


Shimano Grappler BB series

The new Grappler BB series from Shimano is an affordable saltwater series that expands the existing Grappler family. It boasts features such as Hi-Power X blank technology, Shimano custom reel and CI4 reel seats, as […]


Lowrance ActiveTarget Live Sonar

Lowrance’s new, high-resolution ActiveTarget Live Sonar system reveals live-action views of fish moving in and around structure as they respond to lure presentations. This technology delivers top-of-the-line live sonar functionality to the high-resolution HDS LIVE […]

Accessories & Apparel

Hobie Mirage Passport

Hobie has upgraded the 12ft Mirage Passport’s drive system to the MirageDrive with Glide Technology and Kick-Up Fins, for care-free kayaking. Logs, kelp, shallows, rocks? No problem – the fins automatically ‘kick up’ on impact. […]

Accessories & Apparel

Versus Meiho Tackle Storage

The company that brings you Samaki, Ecooda and Fish Craft – Blue Fish Imports – has now launched Versus Meiho in Australia. This premium tackle storage solution is designed and manufactured in Japan, and is […]


Mustad Mini Ink Vader

The Mini Ink Vaders were developed in response to requests for a smaller and more finesse Ink Vader to target shallow and still water fisheries.       The Tenya variant features both a fixed Tenya hook […]