Category Archives: Product Reviews

The Great Tungsten Ice Jig Debate…

First off, that is a waste of time, call this a size guide and when to fish them. Secondly, not a word about the heater in the corner, it was cold that winter ūüôā Thirdly is actually a word and … Continue reading

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The Deluxe Spoon Box from Clam Outdoors

My staff order from Clam Outdoors came¬† in yesterday to the house from Minnesota.¬† If you are Facebook, you probably saw me go “Live”¬† showing the features of the new Stealth Spearfisher hub shelter.¬† One of the other items I … Continue reading

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Underwater Cameras, not just for ice fishing!

Last month I shared that using my Vexilar sonar/flasher was an integral component in my success while fishing a walleye tourney on the Saginaw River.¬† Proving yet again, your winter equipment can really be used all year-long to enhance your … Continue reading

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Perchnado V: the sequel x5

What an incredible perch fishing season we have had on the Michigan side of Lake Erie this season. ¬†Lines at Jeff’s Bait and Tackle (boats/trailers/trucks) are stretching back towards I-75 on the weekends. They are a pretty well oiled machine … Continue reading

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The Hottest Perch Rig on Erie…

….for me anyway, is a rig/concept I came up with a couple of years ago. ¬†The standard perch rig, also known as a crappie rig, consists of two perch arms called lears with two snells attached at the end. ¬†Since … Continue reading

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Busting out the Weapons

Its perch fishing time out on Lake Erie, but its also one of those times where I like to break out an old friend, the Weapon Rig.¬† Sometimes referred to as a Mayfly Rig, this simple contraption is a walleye … Continue reading

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Counting Perch, with the CatchCounter

With all the perch coming back to the boat on the crawler harnesses lately, it really has me thinking about the perch fishing that will be starting soon out on Lake Erie.¬† At least for me that is, those that … Continue reading

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Lake Erie is en FUEGO/2017

I never thought I would say this, but thank God it is Monday!¬† That’s how it goes after four straight days of doing nothing but netting walleye and reloading crawlers on the hooks.¬† While running with fellow team member of¬†Northland … Continue reading

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Buggy Blades for Walleye: The Mayfly Hatch is On

The mayfly hatch of 2017 is on!¬† In¬†the days of yesteryear,¬†the old time walleye anglers would claim that the bite would shut down during the hatch, but au contraire mon fr√®res.¬† That’s French, which loosely translated means, not so fast … Continue reading

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The Planer Board Caddy from Traxstech

After all my spring tourneys, it’s finally time to get back to Lake Erie and catch some walleye for no other reason than the love of fishing.¬† Which means I installed my latest piece of equipment on the boat, the … Continue reading

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