tackle and guns show
Two more lures from Berkley Powerbait that caught my eye. Would be happy using either of these 2-inch lures on the UL for the Perch. Both the Gotam Shad and the Drop Shot Minnow feature holographic flash and bright colours - ideal for the canal.
Pure Fishing, the worldwide distributors of brands like Abu Garcia, Penn and Berkley, has its own giant show for the trade on another date, but they did have a presence at T&G and there were a few items I found interesting.
These 1.5 inch Shrug Minnows look great for LRF. They're from Berkley's Saltwater Powerbait range and come flavoured with the Powerbait formula. Always pleased to see something saltwater specific. This Clear Gold Fleck colour stood out.
Shot up to Stoneleigh Park yesterday to visit the Tackle and Guns Trade Show and check out what's going on in the UK tackle industry. I've been lucky enough to attend the last few years and it's been a delight to see the growth of lure fishing in that relatively short time. More
Don't like twin assist hooks on your jigs? Then Vanfook also do these tasty little singles. With their large eye, these small hooks will sit nicely below an LRF sized metal jig. Next time you need to pimp up your jigs, check out these Vanfook ME-31BL Minnow Expert Hooks
I've become almost addicted to fishing small metal jigs this year. I've learned that swapping average hooks (especially treble hooks) for top quality assist hooks can make a world of difference to hook-up rates More