The Bank Bug Stainless Steel Rock Steady Back Rest System V2 comes under the beady eye of Angler's Mail tackle editor Richard Howard. He's the No.1 products inspector, checking out loads of quality kit every week.

HERE’S the new and improved Bank Bug Rock Steady Back Rest System, now made from the highest grade stainless steel, so it’s more solid.

The clever system comes with a plastic locking boss, securing to any rod and handle, in any position. It’s easy to fit and stays on your rod handle when you’re playing fish.

The other part of the system, the stainless steel locking point, will screw into any bank stick or rod pod. It’s adjustable, backwards or forwards, and especially useful when fast takes are expected.

Prices: £34 one-rod set-up; £69.99 two- rod set-up; £89.99 three-rod set-up; Single Stainless Steel Locking Points are priced £23.99 each.

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