Description: ready-tied specimen carp rigs. Specifications: two 3.5 in.-long rigs per pack; tied with 15 lb braid, a size 6 or 8 Genomic MGP wide gape barbless hook, a quick-change,…

Description: a supple, braided hook length material. Specifications: 15 lb breaking strain; 0.20 mm diameter; available in Weed Green and Mud Brown; 25 m spool. My verdict: this supple, braided…

Description: a fishing game to be played at home. Specifications: two sets of tackle; two dice; a timer; two bowls; 16 fish shapes. My verdict: here’s a game to give…

Description: bait bands for casters. Specifications: made from biodegradable plastic; non-toxic; 20 single caster or 16 double caster bands in a packet. My verdict: this is another new product from…

Description: an extensive range of banksticks, buzzer bars, stands, stabilisers and adaptors. Specifications: made from 16 mm aircraft-grade 6063 aluminium; lightweight; functional; durable; black, anodised finish; No Loss Tri-lobe thumb…

Description: ready-tied pole rigs for commercial fishery carp. Specifications: 2-2.25 m rigs designed for fishing 3-6 ft-deep swims; 3 mm hollow bristle; 0.20 mm (8.3 lb) line to a 0.18…

Description: fishing chair. Specifications: powder-coated steel frame; four fully adjustable legs with auto-lock adjustment; four swivelling mudfeet; foam-covered mattress; weighs 3.9 kg. Dimensions: 50 cm width, seat height can be…

Description: hooks-to-nylon for commercial fisheries. Specifications: choice of size 14 hooks to 5.5 lb Maver MV-R mono, size 16 to 4.4 lb, and size 18 and 20 hooks to 3.3…

Description: extending side tray. Specifications: measuring 50 cm across, it extends from 55 cm to 83 cm; fits 30 and 36 mm legs; two threaded 150 mm uprights for supporting…

RICHARD HOWARD’S ANGLER’S MAIL VERDICT It’s great to see the self-inflating air mattress in the camping world being incorporated into Carp Spirit’s top-of-the-range MagnumAir-Line Bed. It’s simple and easy to…