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I got sample of baits (shelf life) from DNA Secret 7, SLk and Baitworks, Atlantic heat, Royal marine and Monster red, and did and did the glass test over night. My view was monster red gave out the most flavour / scent / colour which if I was Carp fishing I would probably use!
Not good news
I've always used ESP pva refils, but it seems to be out of stock so last weekend I ordered from eBay 3 pva for the price of 2 from PVA products!
On my eBay account it's marked despatched, so hopefully I will get it soon, if it arrives I will let you know
Hi I also have Cocoons which I think are excellent. I once stood on a bridge fish spotting and you could clearly see every thing, my mate had optics, so I swapped and I was struggling to see the fish in them!
£45 from Sportfish
I have in the past also owned a free spirit specialist advanced 13 foot 1.2lb float rod and also a 13 foot 1.6lb float rod!
I have used the 1.6lb for trotting for barbel, it is a bit of a beast! It's quite heavy especially in the tip.
The 1.2lb was a nice rod, with a nice action, but did not...
Just to confuse the issue, I have a free spirit hi s 13 ft specimen float rod, does any one know how this compares to the Normark avenger and the Drennan acolyte? Which would be more suitable for trotting for barbel? Also I have a Shimano techincum specialist float rod
Does any body remember the relum brotel? So light weight and so easy / quick to put up
I think it was a really great idea, but poor build quality, but is still my favourite day session shelter, which I still use sometimes!
I would love a tackle manufacture to make an updated version
I also wanted a new brolly after I broke a rib on a diawa brolly which was light, strong and good quality waterproof material, so after searching on line I brought a Grey's light weight umbrella - yes it's light weight, but is poor quality, fist time on the bank manager to get a couple of...
Thanks for all the replays, and sorry for the delay in replying, but just recovering from covid19!
What is the consistency of DNA Secret 7 and Baitworks Atlantic heat - soft firm etc.
I've used Glen (three rivers rolling) for a number of years- Blitz is a fantastic bait, instant, long...