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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Korean winter fishing
Recently, one of the good friends of the site makuha.com.ua returned from a business trip to South Korea. Since he is an avid angler, in spite of the frosty season,…

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Diamond cut
Caranx is a fish from the order of perciformes, family of mackerel. Residents of the Hawaiian Islands consider this underwater resident a symbol of courage and unprecedented strength. Why? It's…

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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

I want to go fishing for white fish
We decided to go fishing for white fish. What does white fish mean? Fishermen call white fish a fish that feeds mainly on vegetable food and is caught mostly on…

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Self-made feeding trough from a disposable syringe
Today, almost all anglers who prefer bottom fishing use feeders for feeding fish. In any store you can find such devices of different sizes, shapes and prices. But if in…

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Insect fishing nozzle
In nature, there are countless insects, of which a significant part in one or another phase of development can be used as a good nozzle when fishing. This review includes…

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