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A relatively recent development has been the concept of waterproof tackleboxes. Plano has perfected this. At first glance, this box looks smaller than comparable sized boxes, but upon use, it really isn’t. I can fit just as many soft plastics, or even crankbaits in each compartment as I can other boxes. I like the waterproof
The D.O.A.® classic C.A.L.™ Series Shad Tails are made from high-quality soft plastic with laminated colors on backs and tails for lifelike appeal. The Shad Tails are some of the easiest baits to fish, and are impregnated with farm-grown shrimp to provide the authentic flavor that triggers strikes. Tails are made from high-quality soft plastic
The Ackessories Milk Crate with SlideTrax Crate Rails Kit provides you everything you need to construct the ultimate milk crate that provides tons of features for the kayak fisherman. The kit includes a 19″ x 13″ milk crate as well as a set of SlideTrax Crate Rails. These rails mount easily to the top rim
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Here’s an overview of how I put together a simple kayak fishing drift chain like what is found on a Jackson Coosa for a Wilderness Systems Tarpon 120 model.
This is a great article I found about fishing grass for bass particularly this time of year. My personal favorite is weightless soft plastics with thin profiles. Or if there is a little water above the grass, a shallow diving crawfish crank bait or lipless crank. By thin profile soft plastics, I mean something that
It was a good night. I think I would have gotten more if I wasn’t run off by a storm. These guys all bit either a small super shallow crawfish crankbait skimmed over the grass or a 5″ pumpkinseed (natural) senko I drifted through the grass. Here’s some video and pics below. Get the 5″
Everybody that has ever used a baitcaster reel has gotten a backlash. It can suck up your whole day getting out backlashes rather than actually fishing. When in your kayak fishing, try this technique in the video below before pulling out the picks and other tools. It’s the simplest and quickest way I know of
As an old guy who can’t always keep up with the young in paddling a kayak, I purposely purchased a kayak that had a rudder system and included a trolling motor mount. The Wilderness Systems Commander 120 met my specifications perfectly. It had a rudder system with foot pedals to control steering. All I needed