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RIO's New Technical Trout Fly Line - Get the Picky Fish to BITE

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RIO's New Technical Trout Fly Line - Get the Picky Fish to BITE

A household name among the fly-angling world, RIO still continues to develop award-winning fly lines. The latest Technical Trout Fly Line is yet another innovative product from RIO. Most recently it won Best New Fly Line at the European Fishing Tackle Trade Exhibition (EFTTEX). It is now available to anglers everywhere.  The InTouch Technical Trout line is designed to present small flies with perfect presentation to trout at range. Built on RIO’s ultra-low stretch ConnectCore for maximum performance, it has a long front taper that has no problem turning over 12ft to 18ft leaders and delivers flies with great delicacy and...

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New Predator - Mike Mainhart (Kayak)

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New Predator - Mike Mainhart (Kayak)

Beware of a new Predator on the water. Old Town launched its new 13-foot fishing kayak, the Predator. From inland waters to the Great Lakes, this paddle boat can handle it all. Nearly three years of development went into creating a completely new style of fishing kayak. Their approach was unique; rely on pro-staffers and anglers alike for input on how to best design and equip the new fishing kayak. The result is a blend of style, comfort and functionality that surpasses any other kayak on the market. There was a lot of thought that went into the design of...

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Church Filet Knife, Shimano Tekota "A" Reels, Scentlok Vehicle Deodorizer, Yeti Rambler, Musselhead Tackle Meat Heads | Tackle & Toys

Church Filet Knife, Shimano Tekota "A" Reels, Scentlok Vehicle Deodorizer, Yeti Rambler, Musselhead Tackle Meat Heads  | Tackle & Toys

  A column written by Capt. Mike : Tackle & Toys Church Filet Knife I used to be a filet knife snob. I had a medium sized, sharp filet knife and that’s all I’d use whether the fish on the cleaning table was a tiny trout or a wicked tuna. Then last year I switched to a two-knife system for most of my fish cutting chores. I used a rechargeable electric knife to cut the filets off of the king salmon, steelhead, lake trout and walleyes I put on the cleaning table, then I grabbed my old faithful blade to...

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