Archive for the ‘Fishing Gear’ Category


Fishing For Marshmallow’s ?

February 4th, 2011

Ok so one of my outdoor writer buddy’s Andy Whitcomb sent me this blog he did for Pro Anglers Journal and all I have to say is WOW. I have seen a bunch of off-the-wall angler gifts in my life but this one is one that I (and my kids) have to get. Just about [...]

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Fish We Don’t Need No Stinking Fish!

January 27th, 2011

Well I have to admit it; I have been whining a bit lately about doing way too much talking about fishing and not actually doing it enough. Then I found this story on Yahoo News about a new type of virtual fishing that is becoming popular in Japan, but I still don’t think this really [...]

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Hunting Fish!

January 11th, 2011

Here is a cool new video we got to put together while using a really awesome new line by Power Pro called Power Pro Depth Hunter. It is a metered braided line that allows you to know where your bait is at all times. No more wondering if your bait is in the right zone [...]

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Gettin’ Jiggy With It

November 26th, 2010

Now it’s time for the rod that started the craze; the original Cumara which is designed for bottom contact baits like jigs, worms and just about any other bottom dwelling lure .   This is the 3rd and final video from the Shimano Cumara Series. These videos were a blast to make but fishing with [...]

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Angler vs Weeds = Fish

November 24th, 2010

Ever get your bait snagged in the weeds? If you answered no, then you must not fish. Here is the second video in the Shimano Cumara Reaction Series. These rods are specifically designed to fish reaction baits like crankbaits, spinnerbaits and just about any other moving bait around weeds. Fish love weeds but sometimes our [...]

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Shimano Cumara Hard Cover Reaction Series Rods

November 23rd, 2010

A few years ago at the ICAST show in Las Vegas, the fishing world was drooling over a hot new line of rods called the Shimano Cumara.  This past year Shimano stepped it up once again with the introduction of the Cumara Reaction series of rods. These ultra, high-performance fishing sticks where specifically designed for [...]

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Book Signing Dates – Facts Of Fishing 135 Secrets Fish Don’t Want You To Know

November 4th, 2010

As shocking as it may seem to some that Dave Mercer is now actually a published author. Imaging how shocked many of his former school teachers are! Well the shock is over and Dave’s first book Facts of Fishing 135 Secrets Fish Don’t Want You To Know has been in stores for a little over [...]

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Celebrity Looking for a Retirement Hobby?

October 20th, 2010

Yet another celebrity has been seen taking on the great sport of fishing.  The one and only Oprah was seen recently dawning waders and casting a fly.  With this being Oprah’s last year on television maybe she’s trying to find a new hobby?  Check out TMZ for more details.

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Hooked 911

October 15th, 2010

Everyone has seen pictures and heard stories of hooks stuck in people.  We always think, that happens to people who don’t know what they’re doing or I would never make that mistake……..  Unfortunately I did! I’d taken a friend to a small lake for Musky.  He had just bought a medium action Shimano Clarus and [...]

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One Crazy Reel for Under $100!

August 20th, 2010

Okay, so every once and in a while something comes along that really blows me away! I can tell you the new Shimano Caenan is one of those things. Sure, this reel is smooth, strong and powerful but the most amazing thing about it is the price. This bad boy will sell for under $100.00. [...]

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BPS Lifetime Socks

January 13th, 2010

BPS Lifetime Socks Ok, so you’re tired of cold wet feet pulling you off the water or ice? Well fire a pair these bad boys on and those days will be a thing of the past. The BPS Lifetime Socks are by far the warmest and most comfortable socks we’ve ever had on and as [...]

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TEC Gulp! Bait Management Container

October 13th, 2009

As with most things here at the Facts of Fishing World Wide Headquarters, we don’t stay satisfied with them for long.While Dave spends a ton of time on the water beating the tar out of just about everything that comes with him, we wanted to take it one step further. Instead of just telling you [...]

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