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by spunky
Mon Dec 28, 2009 10:47 am
Forum: South West Coast
Topic: Marine Conservation Zones coming soon to south-west England
Replies: 10
Views: 6063

out of interest what research do you have to show rod and line fisherman are contributing to a decline of species
by spunky
Sat Dec 26, 2009 8:54 pm
Forum: South West Coast
Topic: rod length
Replies: 19
Views: 9556

thanks for that , so choppy weather or weed get youre rod high and keep the line out of the way :) .........heres another ive been looking at leads and dont know whats best a standard breakout lead with an impact shield (does the shiled actually protect the bait?) or an impact lead? ........also has...
by spunky
Fri Dec 25, 2009 8:13 pm
Forum: South West Coast
Topic: rod length
Replies: 19
Views: 9556

13 foot sorted :D ..............what size tripod is best for this rod?.......does size make alot of difference ive seen them upto 8 foot ?............bear with me lads weve got line, reels, end tackle etc yet lol :D :D shall we get the reels out of the way now ..has anyone tried a wytchwood riot?......
by spunky
Thu Dec 24, 2009 6:46 pm
Forum: South West Coast
Topic: rod length
Replies: 19
Views: 9556

thanks rabbi i think ive settled on shakesper salt but dont know weather to go for 14ft-15ft long surf 4-6oz or 13ft salt beach rod 4-8oz..........what would be better a longer rod with less weight to cast or shorter rod that can cast more weight ?..............bit confusing this :D
by spunky
Thu Dec 24, 2009 11:40 am
Forum: South West Coast
Topic: floatation suit
Replies: 2
Views: 2352

floatation suit

has anyone tried a byson floatation suit?
http://cgi.ebay.co.uk/BISON-2pc-FLOTATI ... 895ebf9685
by spunky
Tue Dec 22, 2009 11:22 pm
Forum: South West Coast
Topic: rod length
Replies: 19
Views: 9556

cheers eccles top man i asked because they were on offer
http://www.anglingcentre.net/acatalog/C ... _rods.html
about half way down the page ............do you fish the bristol channel much mate?
by spunky
Tue Dec 22, 2009 9:49 pm
Forum: South West Coast
Topic: rod length
Replies: 19
Views: 9556

cheers eccles would you consider telescopic rods ? and would 6oz be enough?
by spunky
Tue Dec 22, 2009 7:50 pm
Forum: South West Coast
Topic: rod length
Replies: 19
Views: 9556

ill get an 8 footer then :D ....thanks for the replies has anyone tried either sonik or salt rods?...........
by spunky
Mon Dec 21, 2009 7:36 pm
Forum: South West Coast
Topic: rod length
Replies: 19
Views: 9556

rod length

hello all, am about to buy some kit and was wondering what size rod is best suited to a beginner? ive fished before (carp fishing) would i be asking for trouble going straight into a 16 ft?
cheers
by spunky
Sun Dec 20, 2009 6:51 pm
Forum: South West Coast
Topic: tips for fishing bristol channel
Replies: 7
Views: 5731

hello del im in the same boat me and my mate both based in yate have come from carp fishing, my mate has had a few experiences beach casting, im yet to even buy my kit yet im selling some stuff on rip bay to fund it .......good luck mate hope you catch some fat cod ;)