10 tips on how to jig perch!
Many fishermen catch pike perch from the shore with silicone baits, but some of them make mistakes. To avoid missteps and make fishing on a striped predator more productive and…

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Fishing in still water
What is different fishing in stagnant water First of all, it was noticed that the fish in a closed reservoir does not hold in one place, as is typical for…

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Ice screws - an important element of the fisherman’s winter outfit
In the run-up to winter, many experienced fishermen and amateurs face a difficult task, namely, the choice and purchase of an ice drill. This element of the winter outfit can…

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Tips on choosing a used outboard motor

When buying a device such as a boat motor, do not rush. Especially if this product is used, there is no unambiguous advice when choosing such motors, but there are special moments that you should pay attention to when buying them. There are two types of used motors:
– motors that were not used very often, or simply lay in the warehouse for a long time;
– often motors are used, but sold due to some combination of circumstances: severe damage, the purchase of a new engine, the sale of boats, and others.
Used boat motors should be considered only if the motor was stored in a warehouse or in another heated room. If this room was not heated, it means that every winter this motor froze and thawed several times, and there is a rather big risk that such a device is either in very bad condition or not working at all.
Such faults can be identified by disassembling such an engine (which happens infrequently at the time of purchase), or by ear during start-up. Continue reading

Congratulations, you’re on the hook!

Sometimes, even among professionals, unfounded rumors can be born. Confirmation of this fact wording – “all gear is replaceable.” Of course, instead of the rod you can adjust the nearby birch tree. Instead of a fishing line, the anchor chain of the ship is quite suitable, or the same in terms of parameters, taken from the native neck. But what about crochet? The silly representative of the class of aquatic vertebrates (in the sense of fish) fundamentally ignores any innovations and still clings exclusively to the banal hook …
A bit of history
According to Congratulations, you’re on the hook!, the hook was invented about 20,000 years ago. With such a statement, you can agree or not – eyewitnesses are not found. Continue reading

Baikal fishing
The sun, calm and silence. And only occasionally you can hear the crackle of ice, whose thickness reaches one and a half meters. And beneath you is a kilometer-long abyss…

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Sweeteners in fishing
The modern fisherman needs not only to study well the habits of the fish and the many ways of catching it, but also to be aware of the variety of…

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How to lure fish in the winter?
Many, going on winter fishing, must take with them bait in the form of boiled cereals, mixes. Everyone prepares such bait depending on the fish to which the fisherman is…

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