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    Posted on October 26, 2001 in Techniques
    Good cast nets don't come cheap. Here's how to pick the right one. Read More
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    Posted on October 26, 2001 in Boat Reviews
    If you want the fishability and skinny-water capability of a flats skiff but prefer something more utilitarian, Id bet a bay skiff design would be just the ticket. Read More
  • Posted on October 26, 2001 in Travel
    The Bering Sea. The very name conjures visions of towering, storm-swept seas, white spray separating monstrous green swells from the cold, gray mist. Fact is, much of the year that's just the way it is - a living hell for anyone caught out on a small boat. But now and then the weather turns civilized - frequently in the summer, but only rarely (and for short periods) otherwise. Read More
  • Posted on October 26, 2001 in Rigs and tips
    By Staff
    After catching a few fish, you feel the reel getting a little loose on the rod. Most crews reach for the channel locks to clamp the well-worn locking rings down on the reel seat, maybe leaving a couple dents and traces of metal shavings or, even worse, a shiny gouge and a pile of metal shavings. With a top-quality custom 80-pound trolling rod running upward of $1,000, I wouldn't think of having a pair of channel locks anywhere near my tackle. This is a job for a cloth strap wrench. Read More
  • Posted on October 26, 2001 in Techniques
    Give me a firm place to stand and I will move the earth," said the Greek scientist Archimedes over 2,000 years ago. The same philosophy applies to a firm place to sit - on a fighting chair, which may not move the earth but can move fish big enough to feel like it. The growing interest in stand-up game fishing over the last decade may be leaving fewer anglers aware of how to use the fighting chairs that still figure prominently in the cockpits of virtually all modern offshore sport-fishing machines. Read More
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