Through the course of my own fishing I have used and abused a stunning array of fishing tackle and related gear. I only use what works best for me and my fishing and here you will find my thoughts on the very stuff that I use. Everything I use has a purpose and has to be up to the task but I am a mug for gimmicks and gadgets just like the next man, I’m a tackle tart!
With such as diverse coastline around the Isle of Man I have found the need for versatility and often carry six rods which can handle anything the Manx Shores can throw at me.
I use a variety of reels to tackle various fishing marks around the Isle of Man from picturesque piers, storm beaches through to rough ground marks and everything in between.
The Manx weather is as diverse as its coastline and can go from one extreme to another throughout the season. Here are some of the items I’ve put through their paces.
Being prepared and organised leads to successful fishing session and over the years have derived what works best for me. My Tackle Box!
Here are some of the most important fishing accessories for tackling the diverse Manx Shores such as terminal tackle, tripods, polarised sunglasses and much more.
Bits and Pieces
There are various bits and pieces that I deem essential for fishing the diverse Manx coastline. Here are the best ones.