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Okuma Cold Water Linecounter Trolling Reel is very popular and sturdy reel with the line counter. It comes with many very important features like high quality, corrosion resistant materials, multi-disc Carbonite drag system, ratcheting drag star for accurate drag settings during fishing, both ball bearings and roller bearings etc. Also, it comes in two main versions - for left and for right handed people, but also it features edition for the ladies.
Of course, Okuma Cold Water Linecounter Trolling Reel is not the cheapest reel on the market, but it is far from being budget unfriendly reel. After all, what you pay is what you get. And much more ...
ExpertPower EXP12120 12 Volt 12 Ah AGM SLA Battery is very popular AGM battery. It can operate in any position, it has very good vibration resistance, it is almost maintenance-free battery, tolerates well deep discharges, have low-self discharge rate, acceptable price, long float service life etc. Because of this, ExpertPower EXP12120 battery is commonly used in both standby applications (UPS battery, for example) and for cyclic use (fish finder battery, for example).
Warty crab - Eriphia Verrucosa - or sometimes called Yellow crab, is a species of crab of the Eriphiidae family.
Carapace maximum size is 9cm in width and 7cm in length, with crab maximum weight of around 0.40kg. Such specimens are rare and on average, it is much smaller - around 50g (little less than 2 ounces).
Choosing the best saltwater spinning reel can be hard job to do, since there are so many factors which influence one's decision. Most important features and specifications are used material, spool capacity, type and number of bearings, size and weight, price etc. Also, don't forget that good reel must look good!
Trolling motor batteries can be divided on deep cycle lead acid marine batteries and non-lead acid marine batteries. Both of them have their strengths and weaknesses, but generally, lead acid batteries are heavier, cheaper, can be connected in parallel easily.
Lead acid marine batteries are very important piece of equipment, regardless if you have small boat that can be pulled out on dry land by hands, or you have large vessel suitable for long off-shore fishing trips.
Red Porgy - Pagrus Pagrus - is a fish species in the family Sparidae. Head is strong and relatively large with 4 upper and 6 lower canine like teeth in the jaws; combined with strong tail fin - sign of active predator.
The Common Octopus is a cephalopod mollusc of the order Octopoda. They have two eyes and four pairs of arms (that is eight in total, just to be sure) with two rows of suckers. It has a very strong beak, which is capable of crushing or punching holes in various shells.
Olight X7R Marauder is a large, relatively heavy and very durable all purpose flashlight. It is also rather expensive flashlight, but what you pay is what you actually get - insanely strong 12.000 lumens flashlight that features integrated battery pack consisting of four 18650 batteries, integrated charger, strong and durable body, three LED light sources, etc. If you like fishing, hiking, hunting, camping, kayaking and similar outdoors activities and want to have a reliable, and extra strong flashlight, consider Olight X7R Marauder flashlight.
With all possible electronic devices found at home, onboard fishing and leisure boats and vessels, camping and hiking electronics, everyday devices etc. it is sometimes hard to find the right new batteries to replace the old ones, especially if the devices are relatively old(er).
Here is our list of various battery types, their equivalents and replacement, with few our comments regarding certain battery types.
With various standards around, it is important to know how to convert proper cable sizes from one standard to another. Also, voltage drop and power losses depend on the cable length, thickness and current flowing through the cable.
Warning: no math in this article, seriously :)