• Hooks, Tackle

    Vanfook JWS-50 assist hook

    The JWS-50 wire assist hook from Vanfook is a single assist hook designed to battle fish with sharp teeth, such as mackerel. You can use these assist hooks when jigging or on stickbaits and poppers. Fitted with standard wire JH-10 and JH-30 hooks, Vanfook JWS-50 assist hooks have excellent fish-holding strength and superb hooking penetration. The…

  • Lures, Tackle

    Egi Oh Q Live colours

    The Yamashita Egi Oh Q Live series has eight new high-contrast colours added to its range. These incorporate UV and glow paint to create a unique contrast to the cloth and undertake. Like all Live jigs, they are fitted with the ‘warm jacket’ cloth which coverts light into heat. This capacity to hold a level of…

  • Lures, Tackle

    Maria Rapido

    The Rapido is the latest stickbait from Maria, and its strong wire through body and ribbed construction give it extreme strength. Maria Rapidos feature a slim profile and a natural swimming action which makes them ideal to use when your target fish are not aggressively chasing poppers or other more aggressive stickbaits like the Maria Loaded. These…

  • Lures, Tackle

    Eginno Pyonpyon Search 3.5

    The Eginno Pyonpyon Search 3.5 is the latest addition to Yamashita’s range of squid jigs. The Pyonpyon (‘pyon pyon’ means ‘jump jump’) has a number of unique features. The first big feature is the Eginno Lip, a unique folding front flap which closes on the cast for improved casting distance, and opens on the retrieve. The…

  • Lures, Tackle

    Lucky Craft Sammy Bug 100

    Following on from the success of the Sammy Bug 75 wakebait, Lucky Craft has released a larger version: the Sammy Bug 100. Sammy Bugs feature a unique adaptation that generates attention-grabbing topwater action. At the front, the Lucky Craft Sammy Bug features a large-cupped mouth that slaps against the surface, creating a prominent splash and an…

  • Line, Tackle

    Sunline Siglon PE

    Sunline‘s newest braid, Siglon PE, offers superior performance at an affordable price. Made from EX-PE fibres, Siglon PE is a tightly woven braid that provides superior abrasion resistance, a very thin diameter for its breaking strain, and minimal stretch. It is very easy to manage, with a stiff yet ultra-smooth and round profile, and is available…

  • Rods, Tackle

    NS Black Hole Boca Popping rod

    NS Black Hole make rods for jigging, popping, and slow jigging in their brand new Boca range, but it was the popping that got runner up for Best Rod at AFTA. Popping has become very popular in the last few years, and this addictive fishing demands the best quality in hardwearing equipment, and this is why…

  • Lures, Tackle

    Live Target Trout Swimbait

    [Scroll down to watch video] Live Target has combined nature’s best with modern technology to create an exciting new collection of swim baits. There are 11 models in the series, all representing different species such as mullet, sardines and perch, but the one that received the most praise at the AFTA show was the Trout Swimbait….

  • Line, Tackle

    AFTA Winner: Sunline Siglon PEx8

    Sunline‘s newest braid, Siglon PE, comes in both 4-carrier and 8-carrier, but it was the x8 that won praise at the AFTA show! Made from EX-PE fibres, Siglon PE is a tightly woven braid that provides superior abrasion resistance, a very thin diameter for its breaking strain, and minimal stretch. It is very easy to manage,…

  • Lures, Tackle

    Lunkerhunt Popping Frog

    The Lunkerhunt Popping Frog calls fish in from afar by creating a surface disturbance. The Frog’s concave face catches water, creating a commotion with popping and spitting noises. Once the fish come over for a look, the lure’s lifelike swimming legs convert looks into explosive strikes. Fitted with a strong double hook, the Popping Frog…

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

Episode 1

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Episode 3

Episode 4

Episode 5

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