20 Best Fishing Tips (Part II)

In the post 20 Best Fishing Tips (Part I), I have given you 10 tips for fishing. In this article, we together find out 10 remaining tips.


Backlashes are a fact of life when using level wind reels. And today’s smaller reel designs leave no room for fingers to pick them out. But there is a way. Many anglers carry a Swiss Army knife, most of which have a fingernail file. Use a tempered file to cut a “V” notch in the knife file’sdepthfinder tip. It will reach into that tangled mess, engage each loop, and unsnarl the worst of backlashes.


For fishermen who can’t afford, or don’t care to bother with, a best fish finder – electronic depthfinder there is a no-cost way to check depth. Choose a sinking lure and suspend it beside you at water level with your thumb and forefinger. Release the lure, count “one-thousand-one” and stop the lure. Measure the length of line used–say it’s 18 inches. You now know that lure sinks 1 1/2 feet each second. So when you cast against a shore, you count until the line goes slack and calculate the depth by how many seconds it took…times 18 inches.

For fishermen who like to use modern technology or enjoy fishing time, a fish finder is a tool that cannot be miss in your fishing box. Hummingbird, Lowrance, Garmin or even small portable fish finder can help you find fish in the deep sea.

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The Components and Best Materials for Fishing Rods

If you are an experienced fisherman, then you can bear me witness that fishing is not a walk in the park. If you have never gone fishing, and you thought that it is an easy skill that you can conquer, then you know better. Many are times that people set for fishing, cast their lines all day but end up catching nothing. I am not scaring you away from going fishing, but I want to give insights into how to become a successful fisherman. Two basic things that will make your fishing trip successful include patience and having a good set of fishing tools. The two things will increase your catch.

Fishing Rod

There are different types of fishing tools that perform different tasks. They range from those that aid in catching fish such as nets, fishing lights, and bait traps. There are also those that are used to process the fish that you have caught, and they include fillet knives and fish scales. It is these tools in addition to your patience that will make you fishing outing successful. One such tool is a fishing rod. It is important that you know the materials and components of a fishing rod for you to get the right one that will enable you to make a big catch.


Spinning Rod
Spinning Rod

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5 Tips for Bank Fishing


Bank fishing is one of the most popular ways to fish. Not having a boat doesn’t need to stop you from getting out and enjoying the fishing season. Bank fishing is defined as fishing from where the land meets the water. Rock fishing is the same as … [Continue reading]