Latest in-depth reviews

  • Indepth Reviews, Lures, Tackle

    Unique Yamashita Eginno Pyonpyon

    0 43

    Anybody who enjoys squid fishing, whether it is an obsession or an occasional flirtation, would or should know the Yamashita brand of squid jigs. Yamashita’s innovation is second to none, and the jigs in their various iterations are available at an affordable price. I have accumulated a significant collection of Yamashita jigs over the years. It…

  • Accessories, Indepth Reviews, Tackle

    McLaughlin’s Advanced Formula Berley

    0 88

    McLaughlin’s Bait and Berley have been producing quality bait and berley products since the late 1940s. During this time they have constantly worked to further improve the range and quality of the items they produce. In 2018 they introduced their latest innovation – the Advanced Formula range of berleys, which builds upon the success of…

  • Indepth Reviews, Line, Tackle

    It’s a Daiwa J-Braid Grand life

    0 151

    Last year I was lucky enough to be sent a Daiwa Tatula baitcasting rod and reel combo to have a play with, and inside the box was a spool of the original J-Braid x4 line to fill it with. For a 4-ply braid which was certainly at the lower end of retail pricing in tackle…

  • Indepth Reviews, Rods, Tackle

    Tested: Hyped by the TD Hyper range

    0 468

    Although I simply love fishing, I have to admit that I have become a little obsessed by the humble flathead. I blame the team here at Fishing Monthly when I arrived. They caught a lot of them and it was pretty tough not to get involved when most trips involved being connected to lots of…

  • Indepth Reviews, Line, Tackle

    Tested: New Siglon PE braid from Sunline

    0 288

    The purchase of braided line should be seen as an investment. It might not be quite as long-term as a rod and reel set-up, but usually longer than a many lures, and certainly any terminal tackle. It’s for this reason that, despite my not being particularly moneyed at this stage in my life, I always look…

Latest Products

  • Electronics

    Garmin’s compact Echo DV fishfinders

    Ideal for kayaks and smaller boats, Garmin’s new Echo DV fishfinders deliver near photographic views of structure and fish at a price that’s as compact as the units themselves. Comprising four models – Echo 551DV, Echo 301DV, Echo 201DV and Echo 151DV – the high-resolution Echo DV series includes an all-in-one transducer for 77/200kHz Garmin…

  • Accessories

    Damiki X10 Assist Hooks

    Damiki X10 assist hooks, distributed by Searing Tackle, are high quality Owner hooks that use YGK Seahunter red line. These new hooks are primarily designed to go on smaller micro jigs from 20-40g in size. These hooks also have tinsel added to them for extra flash, maximising their visibility and attraction. They can also be…

  • Rods

    Abu Veritas Light Jigging rod

    Veritas light jig models incorporate the striking pearl white Veritas cosmetic with Nanotechnology blanks and Next Generation light jig rod components. The result is a light weight and balanced rod. Although developed for light jigging, Veritas light jig rods have proved to suit a multitude of fishing styles where anglers are looking for a rod…

  • Lures

    ZMan 2” CrusteaZ

    Is it a prawn, crab, shrimp, yabby, insect… no it’s the 10X Tough ZMan 2” CrusteaZ. This crustacean imitation will appeal to fish species that eat any of the aforementioned prey and that means almost any fish that swims in our rivers, estuaries and impoundments! Designed with bream in mind, the CrusteaZ will also appeal…

  • Accessories

    Mako Rose/Green mirror lens

    Mako Polarised Sunglasses have established themselves at the forefront of lens technology, creating a range of lenses suited to the varied conditions experienced by active outdoors people. The introduction of the new Rose lens with a Green Mirror (G2H5) and the Mako High Definition Filter builds on the previous top selling Copper and Blue Mirror…

  • Lures

    Shimano Butterfly Flat-Fall

    The key to success with Shimano’s new Butterfly Flat-Fall jigs is to keep them in the strike zone for as long as possible. The clues from overseas anglers well versed in their use is to drop them to the bottom, crank up 30ft or so, freespool, then go again. Thanks to a centre-balance design, Flat-Falls…

  • Lures

    Berkley PowerBait 4” Nemesis

    Combine the fish-catching profile of a Jerkshad and the enticing tail action of a grub and you get the Berkley Nemesis. Designed in Australia, the Nemesis shape is now available in PowerBait formula. The tail action of this shape has to be seen to be believed. On the drop or on the wind, the Nemesis…

  • Accessories

    Sony Action Cam AS20

    Sony, manufacturers of the hugely popular Action Cam, have now added a new model to the range: the AS20. This camera captures clear, noise-free images even in dimly lit environments with the powerful Exmor R CMOS Sensor. You can turn your fast-action adventures into smooth and sharp motion with Full HD recording at 60p/50p and…

  • Boating

    Sea Jay Samurai hull

    Sea Jay’s Samurai hull is designed with precision and accuracy using the latest manufacturing techniques. It makes for a stylish and streamlined hull that slices through the waves. Like all Sea Jay hulls it has been designed using 3D modelling to achieve the best performance. The Samurai hull is currently available in the new Vision…

  • Rods

    Daiwa Saltist Extreme

    Integrating many of Daiwa’s latest technologies, the Saltist Extreme series is designed to perform at the highest standard and built to withstand the rigors of the offshore angling world. Replacing the popular Catalina and Saltiga Extreme ranges, Saltist Extreme takes the successes of its predecessors and combines it with the latest technologies and designs to…

Share This

Join the tacklejunkie email list.

* = required field

powered by MailChimp!