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  • A palomar is an easy alternative to the standard clinch knot for tying a swivel. Read More
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    That's just our luck, an Alaskan angler is telling us how to tie a Mexican knot. Read More
  • After choosing the right leader, fitting the perfect sleeve and crimping it just right, don't just lop off the tag end with any old pair of fishing pliers. Many times over the years I have checked a bait that had just raised a looker only to find a tiny strand of weed stuck on the tag end of the connection. Did this piece of debris cause enough distraction for the fish not to bite? Read More
  • Capt. Bob Rodgers uses this system to prevent the anchor of his small skiff from getting in the way. Read More
  • Use ponytail holders rather than rubber bands to make seperated fly-rod sections more managable. Read More
  • Get your money's worth out of those old plastic lures. Read More
  • Q: Anyone who has cleaned and examined the stomach contents of a wahoo has come across one of these critters. The wahoo I cleaned recently had two of them. What are they and how do they live in a harsh environment like the digestive tract of a fish? Are they harmful to the fish? And how does a pelagic fish like a wahoo encounter an internal parasite to begin with? - Scott Kerrigan, Wilton Manors, FloridaA: These are "giant stomach worms" of the genus Hirudinella, which reach sizes up to 8 inches long. I have seen them also in the stomachs of tunas caught in the Gulf of Mexico. Read More
  • Years of bottom fishing on my charter boat have helped me develop a simple, cheap, convenient and quick terminal rig for grouper. Read More
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    An easy-to-make solution for cleaning the oil and fuel in your bilge. Read More
  • When fish get selective, I've found that a saltwater fly used as a trolling lure often results in solid hookups on light line. Read More
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