hand line fishing gear

handline fishing, or handlining, is a fishing technique where a single fishing line is held in the hands, rather than with a fishing rod like the usual angling. a hook, fishing lure, or a fishing jig and many times a weight and/or a fishing float can be attached to the line. the fishing bait can be still fished, trolled or jigged up and down in a series of short movements. often handling is done close to the bottom of the …

hand lining equipment

it should be interesting to see how it works out for me. i found them online through walleye central but i found them at our local bait store for the same price so i just bought them there. i have read a few posts on here mentioning hand lining, but have no clue how to do it. i have seen the reels mounted on the boat, but that is all i know about that a handline reel is basically a …

fishing reels for ice fishing

if you’re ready to hit the hardwater, you’ll need the right rod and a good ice fishing reel. but if you tend to fish with 4-pound line or more, the eagle claw’s drag should be fine. the heart of the sienna is a spool that can accommodate far more line than you’ll need for ice fishing. the centron 500 won’t disappoint, and in many respects, it feels like a reel that costs two to three times as much. but it’s …

survival hand fishing reel

a simple handline reel 3.5 in diameter by 1 in thick, capable of landing anything from freshwater bream to bull reds and groupers offshore. the yoyito is the result of years of design and experimentation, the essence of a fishing system that is tried and true. even today, millions of people around the world use a handline to feed themselves and their families. it is the most compact and durable reel of its kind. whether you are a hiker, survivalist, …

best fly fishing reels

hatch has quickly become a top name in high-end fly reels, and the iconic is the eagerly anticipated successor to the much-admired finatic gen ii. as with drags on other types of reels, the drag on a fly fishing reel is a method of making it harder to pull line, and is used to control the runs of big fish. one other note on drags: when you store your fly fishing reel after a day of fishing, set the drag …