October 2014

Double Prop Baits – Better Than The Rest

By Charles E. White -  When I first started bass fishing, I was six years old. I was using a Heddon Tiny Torpedo by an old concrete wall that had fallen in the water at Buckeye Lake. I was fishing this double prop bait and all of a sudden I had this big splash right by my bait. It almost scared me to death! I kept fishing and was ready for this fish the next time. It struck again, it was a
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Using Your Electronics

By Christian Gervais  - These days, using electronics is essentiel to locate fish. In this report, I will give you some advice on how to use your sonars and some tips on the settings. I will concentrate on 2D sonars and DownScan Imaging type of sonars. Altough there are more advance technologies like Structure Scan, 360 Imaging and other advanced feature, you will do great with a 2D sonar and
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Is It Possible to Get Too Much Sleep?

By Rich Carroll There are many different reasons why people have sleep issues. Typically people don’t get enough sleep, and even though it is well-known sleep is essential for good health, many people think that they get enough sleep when in fact they are sleep deprived. Then there is much less common side of sleep; that is, people who for one reason or another get too much. This can
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Rapala DT Available in New Ike’s Custom Ink Colors

From the tattoo parlor to the bait shop, the Rapala DT series is ready to roll up a sleeve and show off four fresh, new Ike’s Custom Ink colors – Girlfriend, Rasta, Mule and Bruise.Designed personally by Michael “Ike” Iaconelli, the Ike’s Custom Ink colors are some of Ike’s secrets, he says “using something different, something unique, to catch more
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Yamaha’s New VMAX SHO 250, 225 and 200 Horsepower Outboards

Yamaha Marine Group launched a four-stroke outboard that can outperform the VMAX Series 2 and promises to revolutionize power in the bass and flats fishing realm. Called the Yamaha VMAX SHO, the family of outboards comprises 250, 225 and 200 horsepower versions. “With the VMAX SHO, Yamaha has done what everyone said couldn’t be done,” said Ben Speciale, Yamaha Marine Group
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UFO Hefeweizen

Massachusettes –based Harppon Brewery’s UFO Hefeweizen is an American unfiltered wheat beer. This  beer pours a hazy, golden with a white ad that lingers, leaving a nice lace behind.  UFO Hefeweizen settles with an aroma of citrus and grass with a hint of banana. The flavor is like a nicely hopped lemon malt-bread but not too much lemon or much sweetness, thankfully. UFO has a clean finish
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LV500’s in Fall Grass for Big Bass

By Jeremiah T. Bagwell In the fall of the year the temperatures start to drop, the wind starts to blow and a lot of anglers put away their rods and reels for the season. If this is your routine, you are doing a huge disservice to yourself and your fishing season. Statistically, I catch the largest majority of my big fish in October and November. Granted, the weather isn’t always that nice but
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