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Product News, Rods

Megabass Pushes the Rod Design Envelope Yet Again

Megabass Pushes the Rod Design Envelope Yet Again

Two of my dream fishing rods which I one day hope to acquire reside in the highly coveted  Megabass ARMS Complete and ARMS Challenge series.  These rods are easily a bass fishing enthusiasts object of desire.  These functional ergonomic works of art embody the Megabass design philosophy.  Essentially these special […]

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Product News, Rods

New E6X Rod Series By GLoomis

New E6X Rod Series By GLoomis

Sweet value based lineup coming from GLoomis dubbed the E6X. Coinciding with this year’s Bassmaster’s Classic these U.S. made rods (30 models in total) have a target price point of $179.99-$199.99 depending on the model.  It’s good to see GLoomis focus on bringing performance back to the budget minded angler […]

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Product News, Rods

Enigma Fishing Enters the Mix

Enigma Fishing Enters the Mix

In a rather perplexing move Bassmaster elite series pro Aaron Martens has left his long valued relationship with bass fishing enthusiast giant Megabass behind to push a new brand dubbed “Enigma Fishing”.   Focusing on a more affordable price point Aaron s signature series rods, the “Aaron’s Edge” Series, features 12 […]

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Fishing Attractions, ICAST, ICAST 2014

A Progressive Step in the Right Direction:  ICAST 2014 Tackle-X

A Progressive Step in the Right Direction: ICAST 2014 Tackle-X

Tackle X was a brand new media event that took place just prior to the start of  ICAST 2014.  This event was held on Lake Conlin Florida (formerly known as Lake-X).  Members of the press and other guests took part in this special event to actually learn about and test […]

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Product Reviews, Rods

The Fenwick Methods Travel Series

The Fenwick Methods Travel Series

Lets face it, as anglers we are always coveting random bodies of water to fish.  The unexplored waters where big and uneducated quarry are readily available to be caught by a skillful angler. Here in South Florida we reside in a land of endless “fishy” looking water.  From as far […]

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ICAST 2014, Product News, Rods

North Fork’s Edge First Strike Series Fishing Rods

North Fork’s Edge First Strike Series Fishing Rods

A few summers ago a major rod manufacturer came to the table claiming the have the “best bass rod ever built”.  At the same time, another rod company with a somewhat unique owner and contentious customer satisfaction history came to the table claiming pretty much the same thing.  As a […]

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ICAST 2014, Lures

Match the Hatch with the new Livetarget Yearling Baitball Lure Series

Match the Hatch with the new Livetarget Yearling Baitball Lure Series

The new LIVETARGET Yearling Baitball series makes its debut at ICAST 2014. This new lure series builds upon last years BaitBall design concept which adheres to the company’s founding principle to always “Match-the-Hatch”. This series won Best of Show in the Hard lure Category.  The new Yearling BaitBall series builds […]

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ICAST, ICAST 2014, ICAST NPS

ICAST 2014: New Product Showcase Preview

ICAST 2014: New Product Showcase Preview

As usual, ICAST 2014 in Orlando Florida kicked off with the New Product Showcase Preview on Tuesday night. This annual gathering in which buyers and media get a sneak peak of the latest and greatest gear always proves to be an exciting event. ICAST 2014 is officially upon us and  […]

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ICAST 2014, Product News, Reels

The Abu Garcia Revo Beast Makes its Debut

The Abu Garcia Revo Beast Makes its Debut

This reel looks right up my alley.  Love the finish, over sized handle, and power knobs. The reels design platform centers around the ability to throw big baits such as schooling rigs and swim baits The predominant feature set includes 22lb max Carbon Matrix™ drag Infini II™Deep Spool for extra […]

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