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  1. J

    Pair Shimano Baitrunner 5000 GTEs

    Both in excellent condition mechanically and physically. One has slightly different rubber handles (one smooth one has grooves). Slight mark to the rubber handle as per photo. £90 collected with £6 post if required. Located near Reading/Basingstoke but travel to Slough/Bristol regularly...
  2. J

    Harrison Avon 4-piece by Peregrine Rods

    I've had one of these tucked away for those times I need to fit fishing around work, and now that time has come I'm wondering if it might be slightly under-gunned for the Loddon barbel. It is 1.5lb test curve whereas I have been using daiwa infinities in 1.75lb so far. Despite using the...
  3. J

    Arriving after dark/before first light on small rivers

    Since I started fishing on the Thames a few years ago I have had to resort to starting sessions at times of day where there is no daylight in winter, either before or after work. I have now moved closer to some smaller rivers (Loddon and Kennet) and wonder if it is still feasible to arrive in...
  4. J

    Daiwa ninja or legalis reels

    Has anyone used the daiwa ninja or legalis reels in either 3000 or 4000 sizes? Looking at these I am unsure if I should be looking at the 3000 or 4000 to pair up with my 12' 1.75lb rods. If you have used them, are they any good?