How To Videos
If you ever find yourself needing to tie wire leader and just don’t have a crimper tool available this is a great option.
Here my friend Jay shows us how to tie a king fish rig using only stranded wire and a cutter.
The wire he uses can be bought on Amazon. The 20lb test sells for $6.00
This is a video shot a the Fly Expo last week of John Geddes tying the Seabass Herring fly. The fly was originated by Barry Ord Clarke and it looks like it will work very well here in the bay area for reds, snook, trout and if you beef up the hook tarpon that is keyed in on small baits.
Ever get a wind knot using braid? If you say no, I am willing to bet you might be telling fishing tails.
Most everyone that fishes braid knows sometimes it just happens. They also know that once it cinches down it is almost impossible to get undone. Here is a simple way to get the knot out of your braid using chapstick. If you get the all easy ones out first this method works 9 out of 10 times.
Shot this video on how to mount the Power-Pole on the L2Fish SUP. LIVE Watersports, located in Clearwater, FL makes these SUPs here in FL and with their collaboration with YakAttack, have made mounting accessories extremely easy. Click here for more information on the YakAttack BlackPak and other rigging accessories.
With the release of the new battery pack for the Micro, you don’t have to worry about the extra battery and running cables. Check out: www.Power-Pole.com
Great tip on how to remove the flex in the GearTrac on the L2Fish paddle board when using a “boom type” camera mount or to give a rod holder more support.
Click on this link to get the part you need: Mighty Mount
Here is a video I did this morning for Mustad of how to tie a Canoe Man Loop Knot. I learned this knot back in the day from Captain Mel of Capmel.com.
This is the fastest most efficient loop knot I know of. There are plenty of loop knots out there but this one is fast to tie especially for inshore purposes.
Here is a quick and easy to way to fold your rain jacket. I shot this video at ICAST 2015 with Dave Chouinard.
Here is a quick video I shot with Captain Butch Butler of Okeechobee Florida on how to rig the Ultra Point Grip Pin hook for flipping bass in heavy cover.