Lowrance HDS-7 Gen 2 Review 2017

The HDS series of Lowrance fish finders are top-end finders meant for serious and professional anglers. The coolest part about the HDS-7 is undoubtedly the fact that touchscreen technology has finally made its way into as niche of a use as sonar imaging devices for fishing. This isn’t just a gimmick though, the Lowrance HDS-7 […]

Shimano Sellus Spinning Rod Review 2018

Fishing Rod Background Information The Shimano Sellus spinning rod is an affordable and value-oriented fishing rod for a variety of uses. Beginning anglers will find exceptional value in these rods, as they offer Shimano quality craftsmanship and technology at a price that even the most budget-minded anglers won’t feel guilty about. Available in a multitude […]

Lowrance Elite 7 Gold CHIRP Fishfinder Review 2018

The Lowrance Elite 7 Gold CHIRP Fishfinder comes in with a bang. It’s one of the higher quality finders on the market, especially for its price point. It comes with the addition of CHIRP technology, which makes for better, more accurate readings beneath you and since it’s a Lowrance you’ll find it’s easy to use […]

Lowrance Elite-5 HDI Review 2018

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The HDI affixed to a wide variety of Lowrance’s products stands for Hybrid Dual Imaging and it’s pretty much what it sounds like. This technology will allow you to combine the DownScan and standard sonar readings this device will take into one easily readable image. In addition to the HDI features, the Elite series continues […]

Lowrance Elite-4 HDI Fishfinder Review 2018

The Lowrance Elite-4 HDI is another fantastic offering within the Lowrance line-up. It’s one of the smallest in the series, but still boasts all of the impressive technology which makes the Elite HDI fish finders some of the best at their price point. The HDI feature is something which is rapidly becoming almost essential since […]

Abu Garcia Veritas 2.0 Casting Rod Review 2018

Fishing Rod Background Information The Abu Garcia Veritas 2.0 casting rod used in this review was evaluated after approximately eight months of use. This is a 7ft medium-heavy casting rod, used in a variety of bass fishing applications which include: soft plastics, topwater, hard baits, and heavy drop shot. Line variations include the use of […]

Best Baitcasting Rod Buying Guide 2018

Selecting a good baitcasting rod can be a bewildering experience for an angler who wants the most for their money. With numerous array of good fishing rods available to anglers today, finding a good rod that suits one’s preferences is not that easy. You might end up spending much money on something you may never […]

Okuma Calera Low Profile Baitcasting Reel Review 2019

Background Information The Okuma Calera Low Profile Baitcasting Reel reviewed herein has a gear ratio of 6.6:1, a line capacity of 130yd/12#, and has been in use for approximately eight months. It has seen heavy use for all sorts of bass fishing applications from finesse to power fishing and even some saltwater surf fishing. Lines […]

Garmin Fish Finders Buying Guide 2019

Garmin isn’t the usual name that first comes to mind when you’re looking to select a fish finder, but despite the lack of brand recognition, you’ll find that they offer products which perform every bit as well as those that come from brands like Lowrance and Humminbird.   Garmin 010-01550-00 Striker 4 Frequency: 50/200 kHz […]