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How To

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How To

Don't miss out on our best articles on fishing world and everything connected to it.

How to Choose Saltwater Rigs

Although it is fun to fish, especially with family and friends, catching fish is probably the number one reason we all go fishing. And, without the correct terminal tackle and rigs, chanced are there will be a lot of unhappy anglers come the days end. Choosing the “right” rig before heading out will increase your chances ten-fold and make for a rewarding day…and possible a tasty dinner. Let’s take a look at a few I like – MadBite Jigs, Big Bait Rig, Fish Finder Rig and Bottom Rig. All four of these rigs will work well on a variety of...


How To Use A Spinning Reel

The spinning reel is likely the most popular reel in the fishing industry. From tiny 500 series ice or bluegill fishing all the way to 8000 size behemoth reels that can pull in monster fish the spinning reel can literally do it all. What sets it apart from all the other types of reels is its ease of use. Before I get into the basics of how to use a spinning reel, I will go over the basics in the parts and mechanics of the reel. One of the most noticeable parts of the reel is the spool and the...


How To Use A Baitcaster Reel: For Beginner

Baitcasting reels are renowned for their pinpoint accuracy and control, and that’s why so many professionals use them. However, if you’re an inexperienced angler and never used one before, you might find your time in the water particularly difficult. Throughout this article, we’ll go through what a baitcaster reel is with a fundamental breakdown of its components before reeling in how to use it compared to other reels on the market. When you’re used to fishing with spinning reels, the whole aesthetic of a baitcaster reel is going to look foreign. So, let’s make sure you know exactly what to...


How To: Baitcaster Rod Selection

Are you one of those anglers that has to have every imaginable rod on the market? Rods come in all lengths, styles, power and appearance, so choosing the right baitcaster rod is paramount when heading out. Let’s take a look at a few different styles KastKing has to offer, that are specifically for baitcaster fishing reels, and how to pick the right rod for different types of angling. Heavy or Light? When choosing the “right” baitcaster fishing rod, you need to first have an understanding as to what you are targeting. Trying to match a rod to a reel is...


How To: Clean Your Reel After Saltwater Fishing

I am an absolute fanatic about cleaning my gear! As I live on Long Island, NY, and being surrounded by saltwater, a lot of my trips are in the saltwater side of things. So cleaning your reel after using in saltwater is a “must.” I guarantee that if you take care of that reel, it will work fine trip-after-trip, and be around for your grandkids to use as well! Can’t I clean it tomorrow? I have spoken to many anglers over time, and for most of us, the need to completely break down your reel after using in saltwater is...