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complete guide on carp fishing rigs for beginners

Best Carp Rigs For Beginners

In this article, we take you through everything you need to know about carp fishing rigs for beginners from what tools you need to how to tie them.

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carp fishing with a float rig

Float Fishing For Carp

In this article we will have a detailed look at float fishing for carp, run through some essential bits of kit and offer some handy tips on everything from rigs to the best baits (including one or two ‘secret’ weapons).

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best fishing lines for carp fishing

Best Carp Fishing Lines

In this article, we will give you an insight into what considerations to take in choosing the right carp fishing line for your specific circumstances. We will also tell you what we consider the 9 best carp fishing lines on the market today and why.

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complete guide on carp fishing rigs for beginners

Best Carp Rigs For Beginners

In this article, we take you through everything you need to know about carp fishing rigs for beginners from what tools you need to how to tie them.

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carp fishing with a float rig

Float Fishing For Carp

In this article we will have a detailed look at float fishing for carp, run through some essential bits of kit and offer some handy tips on everything from rigs to the best baits (including one or two ‘secret’ weapons).

Read More
best fishing lines for carp fishing

Best Carp Fishing Lines

In this article, we will give you an insight into what considerations to take in choosing the right carp fishing line for your specific circumstances. We will also tell you what we consider the 9 best carp fishing lines on the market today and why.

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best carp rods

Best Carp Rods

Carp fishing rods are not created equal, and some shine in one specific area. In this article we will take a look at the best carp rods to suit every eventuality.

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best carp fishing apps

The 7 Best Carp Fishing Apps

Whether you want to log your catch, check the weather, or create a detailed diagram of your swim, we have a few suggestions for the best Carp fishing apps that should supplement your angling nicely.

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Best Carp Rod & Reel Combo

The Best Carp Rod And Reel Combo

Is there such a thing as the best Carp rod & reel combo? Surely one does one thing and the other does something else? This article aims to answer this question and details what to look for in the correct Carp rod & reel combo.

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How to Setup a Fishing Bite Alarm

How to Setup a Fishing Bite Alarm

In this article I advise on how to setup a fishing bite alarm and touch on some of the equipment that you’ll need.

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best bite alarms for carp fishing

5 Best Bite Alarms For Carp Fishing

Bite alarms allow anglers to relax, take in their surroundings, play on their phone, or work on their next rig without ever missing a bite. This article explains what goes into the best bite alarms for carp fishing in today’s market.

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best bite indicators for carp fishing

Best Carp Bite Indicators

As bite indication is key when hunting for large Carp, this article answers some common questions including what are the best Carp indicators on the market today.

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best carp rod holdall

Best Carp Rod Holdalls

Carp anglers are famous for their ‘everything but the kitchen sink’ approach. So with all this gear, its important that the rods stay well protected. This articles reviews the best carp rod holdalls on the market today.

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