Under the CT River – Part 1: Common carp, koi, fantail, and other fish.
The lead clip lead arrangement is simple and effective and hence widely used. In this video I demonstrate how to set it up and discuss a few things that you can do to get a little extra from it.
Rod Hutchinson Big Kipper II Sleep System
Rod Hutchinson Big Kipper II Sleep System, Big Kipper II Systems combine all the advantages of the Extreme 5 II Sleeping Bag with the Big Kipper II Bed chair to create the ultimate sleeping combination. Featuring improved double hinge mechanism for easy folding, the Big Kippers boast totally flat design, incredibly comfortable mattresses and ergonomic back support fastened to one of the best, most adaptable sleeping bags in the business to deliver year round performance While you sleep soundly in the knowledge that its a Rod Hutchinson product.
- 8 Leg design provides maximum stability
- Support for both head and foot frames
- Precision machined aluminium brackets
- Lay flat design for maximum comfort
- High density 50mm foam filled mattress
- Full length perimeter zip
- Durable hardwearing 600D polyester
- Smooth durable green powder coated frame
- Elasticated head/foot frames
- Central panel features 8mm cord for in creased-lumber support
- Fully adjustable legs with swivel feet
- Detachable webbing strap keeps bedchair closed for transit
- Breathable/waterproof polyester outer shell
- Hollow fibre expanded filling to provide maximum heat retention
- Quick release crash zips with Eazi-Grip
- Stirrup zip pullers for instant exit
- Dual construction zip in/out inner for genuine year round use
- Peachskin lined outer bag
- Reversible fleece/Peachskin lined inner bag
- Anti-snag zip baffles prevent heat loss
- Hardwearing 420D Oxford Nylon base
- Supplied with 600D carryall
- Big Kipper II System 11.2kg
Heading out for the season ahead with new line on your reels is without question a safer option. It not only offers lot more confidence but also you can head out on your sessions without the worry of what imperfections could be hidden beneath the wraps on each spool.
In this how to video I talk over and show how I spool up with new line ready to head out for the months ahead.
The Control mono from PB Products seen in this video offers every thing you would want and need from a monofilament line. Super tough, plenty of knot strength and super supple. This means it covers us for many situations ahead.
To try and buy the PB Products Control mono for yourself, head over to Big Carp Tackle via the links below.
A “Quick Look Review” of the Sonik SK-Tek Carryall! check out this video as I talk you over the solid and well made item of luggage from Sonik Sports, SK-Tek range. Its outstanding quality to value, really puts this item of gear high on the list of items to check out.
If you are in the market for a new carry all? then this is one to take a look at! Not only offering a solid construction but ample amounts of room, be it for a day session, overnight or a week long session, this carryall in my opinion offers something for every one and checks all the boxes when it comes to durability, quality and the incredible price!
Another mega Item of Luggage from Sonik Sports, along with the Sonik Sports Sk-Tek Accessory Pouches.
They are an ideal addition to keep things in place and easy to hand when you need specific items fast.
To check out this Carryall and other items in the Sonik range head over to Big Carp Tackle.
Not having enough time while on a session to tie up new rigs due to hook points not being sharp enough is never a good thing! Especially if the session is going off and you want to stay on the fish!
This is where the rock… from PB Products, comes in.
Check out this Quick look review as I look at and talk over this fantastic must have item “The Rock”.
The Rock…? So there have been many questions as to how this little gem works and what is dose exactly? This is what is being referred to as a hook re-vitalisa. The idea behind it is to revitalize a hook point that you have already had a fish or multiple fish on.
A fantastic item to always have with you while out on the bank.
To buy and try the items seen in this Quick look review follow the links below over to Big Carp Tackle.
With winter now starting to show the end of its self, we all start looking at our gear and…then it happens, the light goes on! Got to prep the gear for the spring sessions.
well… I do like to take some time to go over my gear pre-spring and that’s why I thought it would be ideal to put together a “Top 5 Picks To Not Leave Home Without”. In my opinion they are some of the best quality items on the market but also at very reasonable cost, not to mention how they can also make us much more efficient when bank side in search of the one!
In this video I show my personal ”Top Five Picks To Not Leave Home Without”. From Hook baits to batteries, Tackle organization to luggage there is something for everyone.
To buy and try any of the items seen in this video for yourself. Follow the links below over to Big Carp Tackle.
The euro pod kit has been designed and manufactured in the UK, The euro pod kit comes with,
1 x Colosseum pod and bag
2 x 9” twist lock banksticks
2 x 3rod adjustable buzz bars
2 x Ratch-it, 3/8 universal angel adaptor
2 x 20” front legs that will adjust to 32”
2 x mini pod points
2 x 19” F/S banksticks
1 x easy tight key
The Pod is fully adjustable for those difficult to fish swims. Ideal for many big waters on the Continent and for river fishing. Making this the most versatile adjustable pod kit available.
To buy and try the Summit Tackle – Colosseum Pod, for yourself. Follow the link over to Big Carp Tackle HERE.
You can check out more items in the range from Summit Tackle HERE.
Rod Hutchinson DMX Rods
The new technologies and materials gradually filter down from the aerospace and Formula One industries to the fishing tackle industry.
This has enabled us to entrust our concept of ‘the perfect curve’ to another range of mouth-watering rods that feature improved recovery for enhanced casting performance.
The new DMX MKI rods are more than capable of carrying the much-vaunted ‘DMX‘ crest. Featuring an attractive, skeletal handle and titanium dioxide lined rings.
- Low diameter blanks produced from S-3K 40T woven carbon
- Abbreviated handle with anodised collars and butt cap
- EVA/Japanese Shrink Tube butt grip
- DPS18 reel seat with silver collars
- Guides – three leg design with titanium dioxide centres/gunsmoke frames with 50mm models in range
- Laser etched butt cap
- Line Clip
To buy and try the Rod Hutchinson DMX MKii rods for yourself. Follow the link over to Big Carp Tackle HERE.
You can check out more items in the range from Rod Hutchinson HERE.
Rod Hutchinson Lounger Chair
Rod Hutchinson lounger chair, the perfect blend of comfort and functionality. The backrest can be adjusted to three levels to sit, relax or sleep., without any annoying screw handles or locks.
This system offers perfect support for head, back and arms, making it ideal for any bank side situation from lounging around to taking a nap next to the rods.
The extra density foam padding won’t slip and the peach skin cover ensures the satisfaction of a comfortable seating experience. The powder coated steel frame can be folded to save space and with retaining strap for simple and safe transport.
It’s durable, easy and comfortable three level height adjustable back rest offers: High Back for optimum support , comfort arm rests and the main area of the chair offering high density foam padding. As mentioned the green powder coated finish is super durable. The independently, height adjustable Legs with extra large, mud feet offer maximum stability for any bank side session.
To buy and try any of the Rod Hutchinson chairs for yourself. Follow the link over to Big Carp Tackle HERE.
You can check out more items in the range from Rod Hutchinson HERE.