12 FT PIKE RODS UNDER £100 – TESTED

Tested by Duncan Charman   3 LB QUANTUM SMART PIKE £62 Designed for launching big baits to the horizon and, with a semi-parabolic action, this rod will absorb the lunges…

PELLET WAGGLERS – TESTED

Tested by Dave Coster SHAKESPEARE SUPERTEAM £1.60 Unloaded cigar shaped pellet wagglers, available in 3AAA, 4AAA and 5AAA sizes, all with a satin black finish. These short, stumpy balsa floats…

DRIP FEED POLE POTS – TESTED

Tested by Dave Coster MEDUSA MATCH £3.99 Pair of shallow, clear plastic pots, also supplied with tapered adaptors and plugs. The small capacity pots have plain lids and four semi-cut…

WAGGLER ADAPTORS FOR LOADED FLOATS – TESTED

Tested by Dave Coster BROWNING ADAPTOR SWIVEL £2.99 Five swivel links in a pack with plastic buffer bead inserts, through which the main line runs freely. This type of link…

EYED BARBLESS MATCH CARP HOOKS – TESTED

Tested by Dave Coster DRAGON CLAWS £1.99 for ten Medium wire, wide gape hook with a nickel finish and an in-turned long point. Looks best suited to 2 lb to…

MATCH CARP LANDING NET HEADS – TESTED

Tested by Dave Coster FOX MATCH DRIP DRY 18 IN. NET £11.99 Traditional spoon-shaped net with black micromesh sides and a 6 mm base mesh, both rubber coated for quick…

LANDING NET HANDLES FOR COMMERCIAL CARP

Tested by Dave Coster 3 M FOX MATCH CONSPIRACY £29.99 Telescopic two-piece carbon composite handle, 3 m in length, with a smooth satin black finish and a textured anti-slip butt…

MATCH STYLE HAIR RIGS – TESTED

Tested by Dave Coster   FOX MATCH STRONG £1.99 This range encompasses size 12 (meat) to 0.20 mm line, size 14 (mini boilie) to 0.18 mm, size 16 (pellet) to…

SILVER FISH POLE RIGS – TESTED

Tested by Dave Coster   BROWNING £2.99 A 0.50 gr Everest rig and a 0.60 gr Europa rig were selected for testing. The Everest float had a translucent hollow plastic…