Our new issue of Angler’s Mail magazine is out in the shops from Tuesday, February 15. WIN! Bag a holiday in France (includes ferry). FLOODY BARBEL – best tactics for…

LOOPS in leadcore take seconds to splice and will allow you to make your own leaders rather than buying pre-tied versions or trying to tie leadcore to nylon which is…

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…

CARP POLE FISHING RIGS – TESTED

Tested by Dave Coster   DINSMORES £2.99 Dinsmores Syndicate Rigs 1-15 offer wide-ranging carp tackles from light (0.12 mm traces and size 16 hooks) to heavy-duty (0.16 mm traces and…

MATCH CARP HAIR RIGS – TESTED

Tested by Dave Coster   BROWNING PASTE £1.99 (pack of five) Hair rigs with wire coils attached, combined with 14 in. traces and wide gape ‘Chikara’ hooks. Available in size…

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…