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Rat-L-Trap – A Class Act For 50 Years

             Rat-L-Trap   A Class Act For 50 Years It’s been 50 years since Bill Lewis sold fishing lures from the back of his old Ford “rattletrap” station wagon and the famous Rat-L-Trap continues to be one of the best baits available for catching bass. This super-tight wiggling lure with its noisy […]

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Mustad

Mustad – A Leader In The Industry Odds are as you look through your tacklebox, you will find that many of the fish hooks you are using were made by Mustad. This fine company has been in business for more than 125 years and is the world’s largest manufacturer of quality fish hooks. As you […]

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Creme Lure

Crème Lure New Baits   The plastic worm has probably had the biggest impact on American fishing than any other bait. Development of the plastic worm started in the late 1940s in a basement in Akron Ohio. That’s where Nick and Cosma Creme cooked up the perfect combination of vinyl, oils and pigments to produce […]

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Seeker Fishing Rods

  Bass fishermen are always looking for new and better products that will improve their fishing. If you happen to be in the market for a new fishing rod, I suggest that you check out the new line of Seeker rods. The Seeker Fishing Rod Company is a “Made in America” brand and 100% of […]

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Fin-tech

 A Great Company with Great Products I want you to be aware of a company that is making some great bass catching products. The name of the company is Fin-tech Fishing Tackle and it is located in the heart of walleye and smallmouth country in Northwestern Wisconsin. However, this innovative company also offers quality products […]

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Stanley Baits

There are few folks in the angling world that are not familiar with the great fishing products made by Stanley Jigs, Inc.  Many years ago fishing legend and tournament pro Lonnie Stanley introduced some of the finest fishing jigs on the market and many tournaments were won with these great products.  Over the years the […]

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How To ”Mop Up” On Bass

Right before the end of the year I had the opportunity to try out some baits that I think are just pure dynamite. These baits are made by Buckeye Lures, a USA company that produces a fine line of custom made products. In case you are not familiar with Buckeye Lures they are headquartered in […]

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Rogue Rods

  Rogue Rods – Quality Products You Can Depend On There’s a new kid on the block that you anglers in Texas and Louisiana need to be aware of.  Rogue Rods is the name and it is the fastest growing company of 100% manufactured rods in the U.S.A. today. Their ultimate company goal is to […]

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Ardent Reels

  A “Reel” New Product For Texas SportsGuide Readers  I am always on the lookout for new products that can benefit readers of the SportsGuide. Many new items hit the market each year, some having value and some are what you could refer to as being “flash in the pans”. Every now and then I […]

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Must Have Fishing Products For 2007

Ok … Christmas will probably be over when you read this.  All of the presents have been opened and you have two new ties, four pair of underwear, a flashlight and two sweaters. Great gifts.. But what about something for fishing. The following is a list of products I have tested and they are “have to […]

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