• Indepth Reviews, Lures

    Review: Magnum coral trout madness

    For many anglers the Rapala Magnum is their go-to lure, especially when trolling the deep blue. You wouldn’t think this lure could get any better, but Rapala has done it with the Saltwater X-Rap Magnum 40’ Dive Bait. It dives to 12m (40ft), and to say that it gets down quickly is an understatement. The…

  • Electronics

    GME GX750 Black Box VHF

    The GX750 Black Box VHF Marine Radio is an entirely new design concept from GME. It provides all the functionality of a conventional fixed-mount VHF marine radio in the palm of your hand with the supplied full-function LCD Controller Microphone. This allows the compact Black Box radio unit to be mounted almost anywhere in the…

  • Electronics

    Navico Precision-9 compass

    Navico’s new Precision-9 Compass delivers heading and rate-of-turn information with an enhanced level of accuracy to Simrad, Lowrance and B&G autopilots, radars and navigational systems over an NMEA 2000 connection. The Precision-9 Compass incorporates a sophisticated solid-state sensor array measuring motion on nine separate axes. Data from all nine axes is used to calculate the…

  • Electronics

    Mercury VesselView Link module

    In partnership with Mercury, the full line-up of Lowrance HDS Gen3 and HDS Gen2 Touch multifunction displays, as well as all Simrad GO, NSS evo2 and NSO evo2 multifunction displays, will receive a software upgrade that adds powerful functionality with the new Mercury VesselView Link module. This will provide boaters with fully integrated Mercury engine…

  • Accessories

    Water Collection Smart Bowl

    The Smart Bowl utilises a sophisticated, built-in electronic circuit and sensors for diagnosis of water contamination in fuel in petrol-operated engines. As soon as the water trap reaches approximately 70%, the sensors will cause the beeper to activate. As soon as the sensor buzzes, simply turn off both the engine and fuel sensor, and extract…

  • Accessories, Boating

    iHound GPS trackers

    iHound GPS devices are small, waterproof and discreetly concealed on your trailer. iHound will report to you once a day on your PC, tablet or smartphone with a status and location report (can be more frequent if you require). If your equipment is moved or leaves its digital ‘geofence’ it will instantly let you know…

  • Accessories, Boating

    Bolt Electric trim tab system

    Bennett Marine continues to lead the way with a brand new electric trim tab system designed to outperform and outlast any other electric system on the market. The Bolt Electric trim tab system has been built with Bennett Marine’s unmatched quality and durability. The superior seal design was inspired by over 50 years of Benett’s…

  • Accessories

    Starbrite Ultimate Carpet Clean

    Starbrite Ultimate Carpet Clean with PTEF is now available in a 650ml bottle. This product is perfect for anybody who is tired of smelly slime, scales, ink or blood seeping into their marine carpet. Starbrite Ultimate Carpet Clean dissolves oily stains, grease, fish blood and dirt. It has been formulated to eliminate foul odours, and…

  • Accessories

    Palm Sorona Unbreakable Crockery

    The Palm Unbreakable Plate and Bowl Collection is an award-winning Aussie product. It has an integral non-slip ring on the base, and its advanced materials are BPA-free and melamine-free, unbreakable, dishwasher safe, microwave safe for reheating, scratch resistant, safe and recyclable. The top surface is made from Sorona, a super-tough new DuPont material that is…

  • Accessories

    Garmin Quatix 3 smartwatch

    The Garmin Quatix 3 streams NMEA 2000 data – including speed, depth and wind data – from compatible Garmin marine electronics. Users can also start and stop recording video or take still images with a Garmin VIRB camera, control their FUSION stereo, and there’s also a dedicated MOB hotkey. Other features include a 3-axis electronic…

2016 AFTA Trade Show

Check out these videos to go behind the scenes at the 2016 AFTA Tackle Trade Show – the premier event in the tackle industry calendar!

AFTA Show

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Episode 3

Episode 4

Episode 5

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