FLATBED IN-LINE METHOD FEEDERS – TESTED

Tested by Dave Coster   GARBOLINO £2.59-£2.75 Designed by Fish O’ Mania winner Neil Machin to be used in conjunction with a Speed Mould that compresses Method groundbait neatly around…

INSERT PEACOCK WAGGLERS – TESTED

Tested by Dave Coster   DRENNAN LOADED £1.55 to £1.60 Perfectly graded, dark silver grey peacock wagglers with slim balsa inserts. They have plastic bases with plug-in non-toxic loadings. The…

CLEAR INSERT WAGGLERS – TESTED

Tested by Dave Coster   AVANTI LOW-VIZ 49p The Low-Viz title only refers to the clear unobtrusive nature of these wagglers, which have very bright translucent, fixed plastic inserts. Sizes…

READY ROD HOLDALLS – TESTED

Tested by Dave Coster   MIDDY COMMERCIAL ROD SLEEVE £12.99 This unpadded sleeve can take one two-piece rod up to 12 ft in length. It has webbing carry handles and…

BARBEL LANDING NETS – TESTED

Tested by Steve Ansell   30PLUS IQ 26 IN. MEGA HARD HEAD £19.99 A bit disappointing. The polished spreader block and frame is mentioned on the packaging as a selling…

BUDGET BITE ALARMS – TESTED

Tested by Steve Ansell   ZEBCO £17.49 each Cheap and cheerful, it works and doesn’t sound too bad. This alarm features volume and tone controls, a brass thread, sounder box…

CONTROLLER FLOATS (upright) – TESTED

Tested by Steve Ansell   DRENNAN SURFACE CONTROLLER 3, 5, 10 gr £2.95; 15, 20 gr £3.15 A classic controller that has been around for donkey’s years, certainly since I…

READY TIED BOILIE HAIR RIGS – TESTED

Tested by Steve Ansell   CARP KINETICS FUSION £2 for two A single range of rigs, all barbless and all tied on 20 lb Dyneema/polyester braid. Available with short-shanked hooks…

GROUNDBAIT BOWLS – TESTED

Tested by Dave Coster   GARBOLINO SUPER G £12.99
 There are standard and large sizes under this heading, plus this large version with a zip top lid. It’s designed to…