The Stealth Bomber – The Snowbee Spectre Review

Introduction:I remember the first time I had a cast with a Snowbee rod. It was around 2012 or 13 at Moorbrook Lodge outside Castlerock in the North West. One of my good friends had been waxing lyrical about his new Snowbee Diamond rod which he had just paired up with a beautiful reel which happened…

Making Waves with the Ripplebox – Ripplebox Review

It was only a few weeks ago that I had been recommended the Ripplebox via one of my Instagram followers. Within a matter of days, I was speaking with Josh and James and they went out of their way to get a prototype my direction and fast! So what is it that got me interested?…

“Watch Your Fish(and arms) Turn to Jelly!” – FNF Fritz Review

It’s making all the headlines at the moment within the angling world. It has had its own articles in Total Flyfisher, Trout Fisherman and Flyfishing and Flytying alongside rave reviews from countless flytyers on social media. Let’s talk about FNF’s (Frozen North Flyfishing) innovative materials….jelly fritz, daphnia fritz and chewing gum chenille! The products are…

A Reel For Special Occasions – Hardy Ultralite ASR 4000

Intro This week’s review concerns the stunning Hardy Ultralite ASR 4000 reel. In a competitive market where light reels are becoming the norm, we take a look at one of the high end models.   Background When you mention Hardy in angling circles, you are immediately aware of a well-respected brand which has been at…