Description: rig scissors. Specifications: Japanese steel blades; compact, safe design. My verdict: safe snippers. Sharp, easy to store, with a protective cap for the business end, which will help the…

Description: groundbait feeders for bagging commercial fishery carp. Specifications: Small (20 g), Medium (30 g) and Large (40 g) sizes; polymer construction; flatbed design; rigid stem with a fitted swivel.…

Description: feature-packed bite alarms and receivers. Specifications: six LED colours; micro-adjustable sensitivity; adjustable volume and tone; strong, weatherproof ABS construction; range-testing facility; power-saving Night Light; 20-second ‘afterglow’; power socket for…

Description: pole floats for commercial fisheries, designed by match ace Rob Wootton. Specifications: Series 1, 2, 3 and 4 designs; available in 4×10, 4×12, 4×14 and 4×16 sizes; AA grade…

Description: a high-quality keepnet for containing match carp. Specifications: 2.5 and 3 m sizes; top section measures 56 x 46 cm; ultra-strong closed weave, water-repellent mesh; metal rings with protective…

Description: hooks-to-nylon for hair-rigging soft pellets. Specifications: 15 cm hook lengths; Lo-Viz line; KM-4110 Hi-Carbon Barbless Carp X-Strong hooks; machine-tied. Range: size 10 hooks to 0.20 mm (8 lb) line;…

Description: value-for-money fishing umbrellas. Specifications: 45 and 50 in. sizes; PU-coated canopy; adjustable tilt mechanism. My verdict: a useful accessory from Maver’s affordable Reality range of tackle, which includes lots…

Description: a side tray for seatbox and fishing chair systems. Specifications: aluminium construction; drainage holes in the corners; supplied with universal fittings, for 25, 30 and 36 mm round legs.…

Description: rig scissors for cutting braid and mono. Specifications: precision Japanese stainless steel blades; compact; egonomic handles; serrated edge. My verdict: even though I’m a ‘cack-handed’, these scissors feel comfortable…

Description: pellet waggler floats for fishing shallow. Specifications: available in 6, 8 and 10 g; 10 mm balsa bodies with 8 mm hollow tips; adjustable loading; supplied with anti-dive discs.…