Staff Picks - Value For Money Fishing Gear this December

We've got super deals across the store all year, with Christmas just around the corner our staff have flagged up some of the best value-for-money items that have caught their eye this month.

DAM U4x Bite-Alarm Set 2+1 Green/Red RRP £214.99 Now £40

2 x Bite Alarm, Receiver & Case

A good, reliable set of bite alarms is an absolute must for any specimen carp or pike angler and the DAM U4x 2+1s are easily the best-priced set we've seen in a long time. With dropback indication by light and sound, a receiver with a range of up to 100 meters and AAA battery compatibility, it's easy to see why a few staff members and regular customers have already taken advantage of this deal.

JRC Extreme TX Carp Rods, save up to £120! Now £30 Each

Most carp/pike anglers, if they're like our team, will prefer to have a matching set of rods on the bank. With that being said, it's an excellent time to take advantage of the deal on the JRC Extreme TX 50s as you could have a matching set of three rods for under £100!

Penn Squall II 30 SD Star Drag Multiplier Reel - SQLII30SD RRP £244.99 Now £80

Proven Penn Quality Reel for way less than half price

This reel is an ideal purchase for anyone looking to do some general boat fishing over mixed ground.  The Squall is a robust, industrial reel that will easily withstand the rigours of modern-day boat fishing.

  • High capacity non level-wind boat reel
  • Graphite one piece open cage
  • Graphite side plates
  • Fast Gear Access Side Plate
  • Live Spindle and free floating spool
  • High strength Marine-grade bronze alloy main gear
  • Stainless steel pinion gear
  • Versa-Drag ™ system with HT-100 ™ washers
  • 6 + 1 Shielded stainless steel ball bearings
  • Instant anti-reverse bearing
  • Good ratchet
  • 6.1:1 retrieve
  • Capacity (nylon) 440yd x 20lb

Savage Gear SGS6 Long Casting Rod: 9ft6 10-35g 2pc

For any serious lure angler this is a no-brainer. The SGS6 is a powerhouse of a rod and for £99.99 it's a steal at 1/3 of its original price.
  • Fuji stainless steel SiC K guides
  • Fuji reel seat
  • Delicate yet powerful blanks
  • Toray 4T carbon
  • Maximum long cast and line management guide setting
  • High quality EVA handles
  • Deluxe rod bags

Simms Freestone Stockingfoot Dark Gunmetal for £350!

Simms waders really are a benchmark for quality within the industry, and their customer service is second to none, with the option to have your waders repaired if you've sprung a leak, you'll understand why the majority of fly anglers working for EAC/GAC fish in Simms. The Freestones are a tough, four-layer breathable fabric that'll keep you fishing all year round. 

As always, if you need any extra information, don't hesitate to pop in and see us or give us a call!