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Lures, Product News

Rapala Introduces Shadow Rap

Rapala Introduces Shadow Rap

After months of teasing and hype.  The new Rapala Shadow Rap is finally here.  Rapala is introducing the brand new Shadow Rap to coincide with the 2015 Bassmaster Classic.  The latest design from a brand synonymous with lures that flat out catch fish.  The Shadow Rap’s key design feature is […]

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Lures, Product News

Z-Man Launches Project Z Chatterbait

Z-Man Launches Project Z Chatterbait

There is a sweet new Chatterbait design coming from Z-Man coinciding with their second season release of their original webisode series “Project Z”.  As a fan of the original Chatterbait and the Chatterbait Elite I sure cant wait to get my hands on this one.  This new show inspired Chatterbait […]

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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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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, 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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Product News, Reels

Shimano Brings Antares and Metanium Baitcast Reels to North American Market

Shimano Brings Antares and Metanium Baitcast Reels to North American Market

After much speculation Shimano has officially announced the arrival of the previously JDM only Antares and Metanium lineup of reels for availability to the North American Market. The Antares will sit as the Flagship of the non DC low profile bait casting reels, whereas the Metanium is situated as another […]

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ICAST 2013, Product News, Rods

13 Fishing Introduces Omen Green and Envy Green Fishing Rods

13 Fishing Introduces Omen Green and Envy Green Fishing Rods

Riding on the heels of a successful launch of their Omen and Envy Black rods at ICAST 2012. 13 Fishing continues implementing their paradigm shift of bringing anglers well thought out fishing tools that enable thorough personal enjoyment at a price that doesn’t break the bank. Much like their freshwater […]

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