Bowfishing is a popular hobby taken up by many people in the U.S. As the name suggests bowfishing requires the use of special equipment such as bows and arrows. However, one of the most important parts of the arrows is the arrow tip or point. This part determines whether the arrow will go into the fish and actually stop it from moving away. Although bowfishing arrow tips are designed to go through fish targets and cause legal damage, you do not have to crank the fish back in.Continue reading
The best fishing sunglasses can greatly enhance your fishing experience. As an angler, proper eye protection is paramount especially when spending many hours outdoors in the bright sun. Polarized sunglasses help to reduce glare, protect your eyes from harmful UV rays, and improve visibility in the water. So, how do you go about choosing quality fishing glasses?Continue reading
Fishing is one of the most popular outdoor activities for people who live near bodies of water such as lakes, rivers, streams, and oceans. Apart from serving as a form of recreation and as a way for you to have a view of the great outdoors, the greatest thing about fishing is that you could reap the benefits of your hard work immediately, either through selling your catch or cooking them for dinner. As rewarding an activity this is, one of the realities you have to accept is that the preparations associated with fishing could be tedious.Continue reading
Back in the day, the only means through which people travel across lakes, oceans, and other bodies of water used to be with the help of sails or oars. These sails would usually be made of thick cloths and various animal hide that are deemed strong enough to resist the strong winds.
While these were effective on their own, chances are, their voyage would solely depend on wind speed, and hence traveling from one point to another through the ocean would take a relatively huge amount of time.
When it comes to motors for sea transportation, the Outboard Boat Motor is the most common, given that it is a variety of motors that are specialized for use at sea. Apart from that, it’s popular because of its minimal maintenance.
Regarding its operations, the idle phase is one of the most critical, and therefore something that needs proper adjustments to ensure smooth operations and longevity of the outboard motor. Having said that, this article would help to teach you how to adjust idle on Johnson outboard.Continue reading
Fishing is one of the most popular forms of recreation, as well a means of making a living among people who live in large bodies of water, such as lakes, rivers, and oceans. These bodies of water are home to various kinds of fishes, with the abundance and the species of fish thriving greatly depending on the geographical location, climate, as well as the cleanliness of the body of water. In this article, you will learn how to tie braid to mono.
Whether fishing is done either for a living or for recreation, one of the things people would agree on is that it is an activity that entails a lot of preparations, from your apparel, the boat you’d be using, bait, and most importantly, the fishing rod. Out of all these, one of the aspects you have to put utmost consideration into is the string that’s used in the spooling of their fishing reels.Continue reading
One of the ubiquitous tools in the angling world is the Pliers. You will probably need a pair regardless of the type of fishing you do. Pliers make it easy for you to unhook a fish instead of using your fingers. You can use Pliers to flatten hook barbs, tighten hooks, grab lines, and cut fishing lines. This tool may even come in handy when you have an emergency such as when you accidentally impale yourself on a hook. Therefore, it is important to learn to use fishing pliers. Like any other fishing tool, pliers require regular maintenance to keep them in the best conditions for use.Continue reading
The other day I was thinking about how much fishing lures and spincast reels cost to replace when I lose or break them. I also thought of how great it would be to customize my fishing lures and create entirely different, possibly better artificial fishing bait. I did some research and discovered that commercial molds and plastics are also relatively expensive. I was in desperate need for an alternative. What I came up with works so well and can be made from cheap, readily available household items including plastic and recycled materials.Continue reading
Fishing is one of the most common activities you can do in the outdoors, specifically in places where there are large, open bodies of water nearby, such as oceans, lakes and rivers. Apart from providing you a means to enjoy the beauty of the great outdoors, fishing provides you with an opportunity to exercise, as it involves a lot of boat manoeuvring and hook tagging. Moreover, while some people view fishing as a means of recreation, it could also be considered a source of livelihood and food as well.Continue reading