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Tackle and bait and other product reviews

Tubertini Extreme Match 7700 13m Take Apart Pole

I’d been wanting to change my take apart pole for over a year so when I collected the Tubertini from Lars at Swedbait I was keen to get it elasticated and out on the bank. The pole and top kits arrived … Continue reading

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Tråkiga i Trosa? Absolut inte!

For my first coarse fishing (rather than ice fishing trip) in 2012, I took the long drive down to Trosa to fish in the stream before all the boats are put back in the water. The main purpose for going, … Continue reading

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Casini Exxxxcellence Alborella Whips

After getting a mauling by the Bleak Masters at DM3 on Fyrisån at Uppsala over the weekend I went on a spending spree and got myself a set of shorter whips. These Casini whips are beautifully made and come in … Continue reading

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Stocked Up with Hook Ups!

In the past I have used plain old rubber bands for retaining the hooks on made up pole top sections. There are a number of problems with this setup: the two biggest being that when trying to move the rubber … Continue reading

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Octbox 2010 Mk2 Seat Box + Platform + Wheel Barrow + Pole Support System!!!

I’ve mentioned this seatbox on steroids in a couple of earlier posts, and now I have one!  There is an immense amount of hardware in this package, as you can see from the picture (not pictured are the 33 pole … Continue reading

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