Holiday Gift Guide 2012

Stowmaster Saltwater Large Cobia, Permit, Grouper [and Shark!] Net

You’re going to need a quite the contraption to get this beast onboard. Well, a big net should do the trick. Stowmaster Nets offers a 116-inch net with a cavernous 36- by 38-inch hoop, for instance, folds and slides into a compact, 18- by 50-inch assembly that fits easily in many hatches. The big net has a 3/4-inch aluminum hoop frame, and 1 ¼-inch diameter handle, all 6061 T6 aluminum alloy. Mesh is coated and knot-free. $204.99. Other sizes are available.