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HOW TO PERFECTLY ELASTICATE A CARP POLE

HERE’S how to elasticate the power top two of a new carp pole, from the makers of the No.1 magazine for coarse instruction and products, Angler’s Mail… The essential tools…

Although tench readily inhale large baits intended for carp, smaller baits that mimic their natural food menu can often yield more bites. Crunchy little casters are unbeatable tench tucker, as is hemp. They are also complete suckers for sweetcorn.

HOW TO CATCH TENCH

ANGLER’S MAIL is number one for tips and tricks, here’s another one. This time we show you how to catch tricky tench.  Tench seem to do a vanishing act in the…

Some insert wagglers are provided with interchangeable tips for differing light levels, but carrying a pot of correction fluid and a black permanent pen allows you to quickly change the colour as soon as the conditions change.

HOW TO CHOOSE THE RIGHT STILLWATER FLOAT

ANGLER’S MAIL is number one for fishing tips and tricks! Here’s one explaining what float you should use on a stillwater in different situations. Stillwater floats differ from river patterns…

Pole-tastic! Neil Machin (left) and Andy Moors (right) collect their rewards from Maver UK boss Phil Briscoe at the brilliant Maver Larford Lakes.

BAG’EM BOYS WIN MAVER POLE TITLE

BRILLIANT Bag’em Baits-backed anglers keep bringing home the trophies – having taken something of a grip on the Angler’s Mail Kamasan Matchman of the Year crown in recent seasons. Now…

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PELLET POLE FISHING FLOATS – TESTED

Tested by Dave Coster MAVER SLIM £1.60 Streamlined body is finished with Maver’s trademark Black Ice marbled effect, having a carbon stem and a medium diameter plastic bristle. Sizes supplied…

SILVER FISH POLE FLOATS – TESTED

SILVER FISH POLE FLOATS – TESTED

Tested by Dave Coster   FOX MATCH MP5 £1.50 Classic streamlined body canal style pole float, with a fibreglass stem and super sensitive fibre tip, offering six sizes from 2×10…

CARP POLE FISHING RIGS – TESTED

CARP POLE FISHING RIGS – TESTED

Tested by Dave Coster   DINSMORES £2.99 Dinsmores Syndicate Rigs 1-15 offer wide-ranging carp tackles from light (0.12 mm traces and size 16 hooks) to heavy-duty (0.16 mm traces and…