ICAST 2012

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ICAST 2012: the random gear after thoughts…

ICAST 2012: the random gear after thoughts…

With another ICAST in the books and show hype subsiding (and I have to go back to my day job) I always tend browse through the pile of catalogs and pictures I collected to reflect on a few more random thoughts and items of interest. Below are just a few random items […]

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ICAST 2012: Eye Catchers

ICAST 2012: Eye Catchers

Cruising the floor at ICAST on day 1 is essentially tackle junkie sensory overload.  With a myriad of new product available I am always looking for those that stand apart from the norm, hopefully earn a respected reputation, and more importantly a place in my collection for years to come. Below are just a few interesting […]

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ICAST 2012: New Product Showcase Preview

ICAST 2012: New Product Showcase Preview

Each and every year I look forward to visiting the New Product Showcase at ICAST to hopefully catch a glimpse of that game changing reel, rod, lure, or accessory that will become an essential part of any die hard anglers arsenal. I’ve certainly found some gems over the years that […]

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ICAST 2012, Product News, Reels

New Steez Gets Unleashed

New Steez Gets Unleashed

More details about the highly anticipated new generation of Steez reels have been released. At least two new Steez baitcast reels as well as a new “Steez EX” spinning reel are currently available for pre order from Tackle Warehouse. The baitcast reels appear very similar in design to the current […]

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ICAST 2012, Product News, Reels

Shimano Calcutta D coming to the US market

Shimano Calcutta D coming to the US market

The leaks keep coming as ICAST 2012 looms on the horizon. This past weekend Tackle Warehouse debuted a pre order page for the Shimano Calcutta D.  After last years (insert opinionated adjective here) ICAST showing many die hard bass anglers are hoping for a strong showing from the tackle giant in […]

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ICAST 2012

Steez Tease

Steez Tease

I love how this was just nonchalantly posted to Daiwa’s Austrailian website this past weekend… Can we American bass anglers get some love for a change? G.C.

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