Fishing net
A fishing net or fishnet is a net used for fishing. Nets are devices made from fibers woven in a grid-like structure. Fishing nets are usually meshes formed by knotting a relatively thin thread. Early...
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Artificial fly
An artificial fly or fly lure is a type of fishing lure, usually used in the sport of fly fishing (although they may also be used in other forms of angling). In general, artificial flies are an imitat...
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Dropshotting
Dropshotting is a high finesse technique for fishing plastic baits where the bait and hook are inline, fixed above the weight. This is in contrast to the more traditional Texas Rig, where the weight ...
Costa Del Mar
Costa Sunglasses, Inc. is a manufacturer of high-end polarized sunglasses for use in water sports such as fishing, sailing, and surfing. The company was founded in 1983 and is currently headquartered ...
Spoon lure
A spoon lure, in sport fishing, is an oblong, usually concave lure, usually made of metal or a shell, shaped like the bowl of a spoon. The spoon lure is mainly used to attract fish by reflecting light...
Puretic power block
The Puretic power block is a special kind of mechanised winch used to haul nets on fishing vessels. The power block is a large powered aluminium pulley with a hard rubber-coated sheave. While many men...
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Gillnetting
Gillnetting is a common fishing method used by commercial and artisanal fishermen of all the oceans and in some freshwater and estuary areas. “Gill nets are vertical panels of netting normally set in...
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Fly tying
Fly tying is the process of producing an artificial fly used by fly fishing anglers to catch fish. Helen Shaw, an American professional fly tyer, defined it as the "simple process of binding various m...
Turtle excluder device
A turtle excluder device or TED is a specialized device that allows a captured sea turtle to escape when caught in a fisherman's net.In particular, sea turtles can be caught when bottom trawling is us...
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Spinnerbait
A Spinnerbait refers to any one of a family of fishing lures that get their name from one or more metal blades shaped so as to spin like a propeller when the lure is in motion, creating varying degree...
Polespear
A polespear (hand spear or gidgee) is an underwater tool used in spearfishing, consisting of a pole, a spear tip, and a rubber loop. Polespears are often mistakenly called Hawaiian slings, but the too...
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Oyster Fly Rods
Oyster Fly Rods is a bamboo fly rod making business in Blue Ridge, Georgia. It belongs to famous fly fisherman Bill Oyster, who makes "every one" of the forty custom rods produced each year by hand, a...
Fishing float
A float, also called a bobber in the United States, is an item of angling equipment that is attached to the fishing line which serves several purposes. Firstly, it can suspend the bait at a predeterm...
Double-Heart of Stacked Stones
119°26′49″E / 23.220223°N 119.446980°E / 23.220223; 119.446980The Double-heart of Stacked Stones (Chinese: 七美雙心石滬; pinyin: Qīměi Shuāng Xīn Shí Hù) or the Twin-Heart F...
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Lobster hook
A lobster hook or lobsterhook is a hook with a handle (often home-made from a length of thick stiff wire) used to pull crabs and lobsters out of their holes, when scuba diving or when searching among ...
Fishing lure
A fishing lure is a type of artificial fishing bait which is designed to attract a fish's attention. The lure uses movement, vibration, flash and color to bait fish. Many lures are equipped with one o...
Spoonplug
A spoonplug is a form of fishing lure. It was invented in 1946 by Elwood L. "Buck" Perry, then a physics and math teacher in Hickory, North Carolina. Perry combined science with a logical approach to ...
Fish aggregating device
A fish aggregating (or aggregation) device (FAD) is a man-made object used to attract ocean going pelagic fish such as marlin, tuna and mahi-mahi (dolphin fish). They usually consist of buoys or float...
Multifilament fishing line
Multifilament line, also referred to as The Super Lines, is a type of fishing line. It is a braided line which is made up of a type of polyethylene, an extremely thin line for its strength. By weight,...
Fishing bait
Fishing bait is any substance used to attract and catch fish, e.g. on the end of a fishing hook, or inside a fish trap. Traditionally, nightcrawlers, insects, and smaller bait fish have been used for ...
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George W. Snyder
George W. Snyder (1780-1841) was a watchmaker and inventor.George invented the fishing reel in the 1820s. He was a 19th-century reel maker from Paris, Kentucky. He is credited for inventing the very f...
Diving suit
A diving suit is a garment or device designed to protect a diver from the underwater environment. A diving suit may also incorporate a breathing gas supply (i.e. Standard diving dress or atmospheric d...
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Carolina rig
The Carolina rig is a plastic bait rig similar to the Texas rig, but with the weight fixed above the hook, instead of sliding down to it.
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Putcher
A putcher is a type of fish trap (especially for salmon) in the form of a conical-shaped basket, similar in appearance to a five-foot ice-cream cone. Putchers are placed in rows, standing four or five...
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Bamboo fly rod
A bamboo fly rod or a split cane rod is a fly fishing rod that is made from bamboo, also referred to as cane. With more than 1,000 different bamboo species and nearly a hundred different kinds, Tonkin...
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Creel (basket)
Creel is a type of small wicker basket mainly used by anglers to hold fish or other prey. A creel is designed to function as an evaporative cooler when lined with moss and dipped into the creek in ord...
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Lauri Rapala
Lauri Rapala (1905, Sysmä – 1974), Finland, was the founder of Rapala-Normark Group, the world's largest fishing lure and tackle producer. He died in 1974 at the age of 69. During the course of his li...