What’s the best way to carry fly boxes, leaders, and miscellaneous gear while wade-fishing? Florida fly fishers are talking about different waist and chest packs in the On the Fly Forum. Several point out the ergonomic drawbacks to chest packs, while others address construction issues such as waterproofing. It’s a good read, if you’re hunting for a new pack.
Handy devices for fishing and hunting, but they need special attention. Taking your iPhone, Blackberry or any other smartphone out on the boat or into the woods does have its advantages, even when you might be outside of a cellular or Wi-Fi coverage area.
The Carbon Fiber Fighting Belts will come in three sizes and four colors to each size. Carbon Fiber Fighting Belts will enable fisherman to battle and land the biggest of predators that swim while minimizing fatigue and discomfort, while allowing the angler to maintain concentration on the fight.
Darex, makers of the Work Sharp Knife & Tool Sharpener have done it again! Work Sharp has partnered with legendary knife maker and designer Ken Onion (Kershaw, CRKT).
Lumitec, a leading designer and manufacturer of marine LED lighting solutions, is set to premier three new products at IBEX September 17-19 at booth 2155. Lumitec will also reveal technology updates for some of their most popular lights.
Capt. Chris O’Neill shows us the newest saltwater grade lures from Pradco unveiled at the 2013 ICAST show in Las Vegas. Capt. Chris assures the new Heddon Chug N’ Spook is sure to get a reaction, making a tantalizing splash and rattle that hungry gamefish won’t be able to resist.
Nautilus Reels recently introduced the all-new CCFX2 saltwater reel, a new and improved version of the well known CCF that has been in the Nautilus family for over 10 years. The CCFX2 was unveiled at the the 2013 ICAST in Las Vegas and took Best in Show in Saltwater Fly Reels.
This year at ICAST 2013, Taylor Offshore introduced the Gamut ProLink System – making rigging a breeze. Dto be placed at the end of your wind-on leader, just a pull on the collar will release the lure, dredge bait, daisy chain or even live bait rig from the swivelable ball bearing construct.
All new from St. Croix, this inshore rod features their Propriety Resin System, IPC tooling technology, and more. Most notably this rod features their new Xtreme-Skin handle to provide outstanding comfort, casting efficiency, and increased sensitivity.
SPOT LLC. recently announced their new SPOT Gen3, the next generation of the SPOT Satellite GPS Messenger™. SPOT Gen3 offers enhanced functionality with more tracking features, improved battery performance and more power options including rechargeable and USB direct line power.
Andy Mill of Hardy North America tells us why he believes the Proaxis rods are a game-changer in the world of fly fishing. Aside from the rods, Mill also talks about the new Hardy and Greys saltwater reel.