Tag: Reel

Why (I Think) The Pflueger President Is The Best Spinning Reel On Earth

Why (I Think) The Pflueger President Is The Best Spinning Reel On Earth

Look, I know how this probably sounds – This person works for a fishing company and is obligated to promote the fishing products they sell… Sure, this is 100% true. If I want to keep the paychecks rolling…

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No More Birdsnests! How To Avoid Backlashes With A Baitcaster Reel

No More Birdsnests! How To Avoid Backlashes With A Baitcaster Reel

Fishing with a baitcaster allows you to make the most accurate casts of any type of reel. However picking out backlashes in a baitcaster can be frustrating enough to cause some anglers to quit using the reels. Backlashes…

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Balance is KEY! Matching The Right Size Spinning Reel With The Right Size Rod

Balance is KEY! Matching The Right Size Spinning Reel With The Right Size Rod

A spinning reel ranks as my top choice for pursuing a variety of freshwater game fish because of the wide range of reel sizes available. I can match a small reel with an ultralight rod for trout and…

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How To Spool A Spinning Reel: A Beginner’s Essential Skill

How To Spool A Spinning Reel: A Beginner's Essential Skill

Learning how to spool a spinning reel is likely the first thing you’ll need to learn about fishing. Besides a little push-button children’s rod, a spinning rod is more often than not the first thing any angler will…

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