Category Archives: Fishing Websites/Stores

The Buck-Shot Perch Dropper Goes National…

…or worldwide even!  Northland Tackle liked my idea about combining the iconic ice fishing spoon, the Buck-Shot Rattle Spoon, with their Dropper Hooks.  Liked so much that they wanted me to do an article for their blog section of the … Continue reading

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The Best Spinner Blade of the 2016 Walleye Season

The best producing spinner blade the 2016 season is….you have to wait for the background story. I work with some companies so I have their blades, I see a blade a like, so I get a dozen or so.  Then I … Continue reading

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The Search for Pure Gas, Non Ethanol Fuel for All Engines

Well it has started early this year, got my first email from an ice fisherman who needs carb parts for their old gas powered ice auger.  Lets face it, as long as they continue to allow and increase the amount of ethanol … Continue reading

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Getting an UV Overcoat

Does an UV finish catch you more fish, I honestly don’t know.  When it comes to my ice fishing jigs for bluegill and crappie, I have so many I can’t in all truthfulness keep track of which is which.  I have … Continue reading

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Planer Board 101: an introduction to the basics

I have a good fishing bud from North Dakota who wants to learn more about fishing with inline boards.  I was supposed to bring some boards to the NAFIC ice fishing championship and we would go over the basics, plus … Continue reading

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Going to Church on a Saturday, Church Tackle that is!

Ok its time for the annual Ultimate Fishing Show in Novi, Michigan,  and due to scheduling conflicts the last couple of years, this is my first time back in a while!  I love this show, it has everything a walleye … Continue reading

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The Clam Tackle Pouch

Of all the new items Clam Outdoors has introduced this year, perhaps the most overlooked may be the new Tackle Pouch.   As small as the item is, it could also be one of their best sellers this season.  The … Continue reading

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The 2016 Build: Clam’s Yukon X Thermal

I thought long and hard this year on which Clam I was going to get for the 2016 hard water season.  Slowly building up to the point where I can take multiple clients and guests ice fishing, but really wanted … Continue reading

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The New “Across the Ice Belt” Series

There are fishing shows, and then there are fishing shows dedicated to walleye or even panfishing, but rarely do  you have a show available such as, “Across the Ice Belt”.  This one is strictly ice fishing, and not just fishing … Continue reading

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Jigging Rap Sale Offer

Was going through my email this afternoon and found the latest update from the website FishingUSA.com.  If you have been thinking about icing big walleye this winter out on Lake Erie, they have the sale for you.  Buy 3, get … Continue reading

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