Thursday, March 30, 2017

Tuf-Line Tournament 8

Leaders in braided line technology, I have been using Tuf-Line for well over a decade.   Priced at what I call “value”, the company continues to pursue new product options that are fantastic for anglers...

Sixwave Jigheads

Sixwave Lures: The “Middleweight” jighead By Neil Taylor, www.strikethreekayakfishing.com Glenn Dunsmore was already making custom, hard-bodied wooden lures at the time I first met him.  A local angler and participant on www.capmel.com popular fishing “forums”, Glenn...

Penn Battle Spinning Reel

originally posted to Pro Angler's Journal Penn Fishing tackle has been around for a long time and over the years has brought some of the best rods and reels to the world market.  If you...

Aqua Dream Spoons

By Neil Taylor, owner and guide with Strike Three Kayak Fishing Owner:  www.capmel.com Lure maker Mike Hakala is no stranger to the fishing world, lures and catching fish.  The product line he has is larger than...

Simms Zip-It Bootie

By Neil Taylor www.strikethreekayakfishing.com Simms products are something I was introduced to a few months ago.  I had seen other people with Simms water boots and I was intrigued.   Decades of time around and in the...

Boomerang Pliers

Boomerang Pliers June 12, 2014 By Neil Taylor From: http://www.boomerangtool.com/ “Boomerang Tool introduces the best value in pliers: – weight (only 3.6 ounces) to strength and durability (machined aircraft aluminum with stainless steel jaws) to versatility (split ring...

Ugly “Catches”, the Goofy Jig

By CAPT. MEL BERMAN, Florida Fishing Weekly Of all the characters that populate the Tampa Bay fishing scene, none is more intriguing than the guy they call “Doc.” A tall, burly man in his 70s...

Cam-Lok Paddle Holder by Native

By Neil Taylor, www.capmel.com The Native engineering crew, always looking for places to improve the experience, set their focus on creating a better paddle retention system.  What they came up with is an exceptional item...

Native Ultimate and Manta Ray

The Native Ultimate and Manta Ray: Paddlecraft for fishing The best boat ever made, the Ultimate has been discontinued in this form.    If you can find them used, it is still a winner.  ...

“Predator Eye” Jigheads

It was bound to happen.   Twelve years in the business, I finally got a jighead sponsor.    I got interested in this product from seeing a photo.     Initial contact with the people at Ralph Phillips...