Top Fishing Accessories from ICAST 2015

Kayaks, electronics, clothing and tools are just some of the fishing accessories covered in this ICAST 2015 gallery.

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AFTCO Max Force XL

The new AFTCO MaxForce XL harness is 20 percent bigger and twice the pad of the original MaxForce. The new harness works in conjunction with premier fighting belts like the Clarion or Socorro. Zach Stovall

AFTCO Solmar Gloves

The AFTCO Solmar UV glove is an all-purpose fishing glove, with SPF 50 protection, Grotech palm and fingers, and CR SmartFoam pads on the palm. Available fully fingered, or with the first, middle and thumb finger tips exposed. Zach Stovall

Bluefin Rashguard

Bluefin’s long sleeve Rashguard is made of a soft, silky touch, microfiber-spandex blend. The Rashguard is machine-washable, features SPF 40+ protection and moisture-wicking for a comfortable feel. Zach Stovall

Columbia Force 12 Jacket

Columbia’s Force 12 technical PFG jacket comes with OutDry Extreme technology and a host of technical features for hardcore anglers. Despite its rugged waterproof design, it’s fully breathable. It offers abrasion-resistant overlays at stress points, an adjustable hood, a removable pocket, neoprene cuffs and reflective detailing. Zach Stovall

Columbia Ultimate Catch Zero

Columbia’s Ultimate Catch Zero women’s technical shirt features Omni-Freeze ZEROcooling, Omni-Wick evaporation, venting and perforation to ensure ongoing aeration and comfort, while the Omni-Shade UPF fabric provides a sun protective rating of UPF 50. Zach Stovall

Costa Kick Plastic Bottle Fish Short Sleeve

Costa’s Kick Plastic Bottle Fish shirt is 50 percent organic cotton, 50 percent recycled polyester and made from recycled plastic bottles. Costa’s Kick Plastic campaign sets out to affect small changes that can have a big impact, including recycling old fishing line and plastic bottles, using reusable cups and reducing plastic use. Sizes range from Small to XX-Large. Sam Hudson

Costa Rooster

Best of show eyewear at this year’s ICAST, the Costa Rooster features an integral hinge, TR 90 nylon frame, 100 percent UV light blockage and 100 percent polarization. Frame colors include white, matte black and tortoise. Sam Hudson

Cuda Professional Knives

Cuda knives feature titanium-bonded German 4116 Full-Tang Stainless Steel. The 4116 steel is known for its corrosion resistance and incredible edge retention. Zach Stovall

Cuda Pistol Grip and Straight Pliers

Cuda’s Pro Series Pistol Grip Pliers feature titanium-bonded stainless steel construction with wire and monofilament cutters. Expected retail price is $28.99. Zach Stovall

Flambeau 3000 Waterproof Satchel

Flambeau Outdoors’ new Waterproof Satchels feature Zerust dividers to keep tackle corrosion free, along with a transparent, o-ring sealed lid with recessed work area. Two glide trays rotate out for easy access to the customizable base storage area. All four sizes ( 3000 size pictured) boast durable thick‐wall construction. Sam Hudson

Hobie Outback Limited Edition

Only 500 Hobie Cat Outback Limited Edition ‘yaks were produced, available in November 2015. The orange 12-footer features MirageDrive Turbo fins, oversized rudder, hookless map pockets, custom on-deck EVA pad kit and large pad eyes for attaching accessories. See a video of the Hobie. Zach Stovall
The Huk Kryptek Icon LS Shirt is a fabric mix of 95/5 polyester and spandex with moisture-wicking and antimicrobial capabilities. The shirt’s lower back features a polyester mesh vent for airflow. See a video of the new fishing shirt. Zach Stovall

Humminbird Helix 7 SI GPS

The Humminbird HELIX 7 SI GPS includes angler-friendly features like Side Imaging, Down Imaging and SwitchFire Sonar. Its 7-inch widescreen is large enough for split-screen views. Plus, a single card slot accommodates a host of different charts. Zach Stovall

Lowrance HDS 9

The Lowrance HDS 9 Generation 3 now includes a host of awesome fishing features, including a 9-inch, LED-backlit display, improved touchscreen or keypad options, CHIRP Sonar and StructureScan HD, and an enhanced, faster processor. Zach Stovall
The Minn Kota Riptide Ulterra is now available in a saltwater model. The bow-mount trolling motor features fully automated stow and deploy, plus power trim to raise and lower the depth of the motor with the push of a button. Watch a quick video of the motor. Zach Stovall

Minn Kota Talon

The newest eight-foot Minn Kota Talon has a lower profile than ever before because of its innovative three-stage design — it measures only 41 inches in height at the transom, shorter than the previous two-stage model by 16 inches. Zach Stovall

Ocean Kayak Trident 15

Center, the Ocean Kayak Trident 15 is the largest in the series, weighing in at 70 pounds and measuring a width of 29 inches. The stable platform is built to handle offshore fishing conditions. Sam Hudson

Plano T Series Messenger

The Plano T Series Messenger tackle bag has room for eight 3600 stowaway tackle trays, plus one extra in a front pouch. The two sides each feature a zipper pocket for pliers and leader spools. And what’s not to like about the wild color scheme? Sam Hudson

Rapala Floating Fish Gripper

Rapala’s Floating Fish Gripper is an easy-to-use locking device that allows for simple one-hand operation. Made from noncorrosive molded HD Plastic and available in 6- and 9-inch models. Zach Stovall

Raymarine eS Series

This 12-inch, Raymarine eS Series unit features HybridTouch multifunction displays, advanced LightHouse II user interface, and a high-performance navigation display for better control and ease-of-use. Zach Stovall

Under Armour Ridge Reaper Hydro Jacket and Bib

Part of the HYDRO ARMOUR collection, the Under Armour Ridge Reaper Hydro Jacket is 100 percent waterproof and breathable, with fully taped seams. The jacket lists a 20k/20k rating, and stain release materials keep fish blood, guts and dirt from soaking in. Zach Stovall

Wilderness AirPro 3D Seat

Fold up your seat underneath the AirPro 3D Seat to stand and stalk fish in shallow water out of your Ocean Kayak ATAK 140. ATAK stands for Advanced Tactical Angling Kayak, and this kayak features a highly walkable and stable deck to sight fish. Sam Hudson

Williamson Lightweight Travel Rod Belt

A versatile accessory, the Williamson Lightweight Travel Rod Belt’s design functions well with all rod butts: rubber, plastic or metal, gimbal or not. The rod pocket is lined with rubber webbing to add grip and control to the rod. Zach Stovall

Yeti Tundra 210

The YETI Tundra 210 (210 quarts) has beefy walls filled with two inches of insulation and a freezer-style gasket to keep whatever you’re hauling colder, longer. Features include roto-molded polyethylene construction, unbreakable self-stopping hinges, and marine-grade nylon rope handles. See a video of the cooler. Zach Stovall

Yeti Hopper 20

Yeti’s Hopper 20 is a soft-sided cooler, able to transport at least 12 icy cans. the Hopper is puncture-resistant, leakproof and sports an anti-microbial liner that resists mildew. Zach Stovall

Yeti Colster

The YETI Colster, part of the Rambler series, insulates12-ounce cans or bottles chilled, including double-wall vacuum insulation and a ThermoLock Gasket that locks in the cold. Heavy-duty stainless steel walls are sweat-proof. Zach Stovall