The Different Types of Fishing Line Explained
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The Different Types of Fishing Line Explained

So, you’ve just bought yourself a shiny new fishing reel and you want to get it spooled up with some fishing line. But then you’re met with a myriad of options. It can be confusing! So here I’m going to go through each type of fishing line, explain what they are, what they are best…

Different Braking Systems on Baitcaster Reels
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Different Braking Systems on Baitcaster Reels

While this isn’t much of a ‘sexy’ topic to read (or write) about, I feel that understanding the different braking systems, how they differ, and what their strengths are, will ultimately help you decide which baitcaster reel is right for you. What is the job of a brake on a baitcaster reel? Before we get…

Surf Fishing Equipment Basics | Beginners Guide
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Surf Fishing Equipment Basics | Beginners Guide

Surf fishing requires a bit of planning, and some uses some different methods to other kinds of fishing. Some of the equipment you’ll need for surf fishing will be quite specific, while other equipment it quite generic and can be used across multiple facets of fishing. In this article I run though the basic surf…

Baitcaster vs Spinning Reel | Should I Get a Baitcaster Reel or a Spinning Reel?
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Baitcaster vs Spinning Reel | Should I Get a Baitcaster Reel or a Spinning Reel?

When most people start fishing they usually start out with a spinning reel, or at least a reel of a similar design to a spinning reel. There’s a good reason for this, and that’s because spinning reels are much easier to use than a bait caster reel. But once you become a more proficient angler…

The Different Types of Fishing Reels Explained
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The Different Types of Fishing Reels Explained

Anyone new to fishing may have a hard time trying to figure out what all of the different types of fishing reels are designed for. Even those that have more experience may not have used all of the different reels before, so this guide will help you understand the different types of fishing reels available,…