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The new “Reel Engine” system developed by the American Quantum engineers is based upon an aluminium housing into which the bushes for the axles are subsequently milled. This guarantees much higher fitting precision, which is reflected in an excellent, smooth action and high robustness of the reel. The reel even copes supremely with retrieving relatively large and heavy lures all day long.

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24.03.2017

Zebco Europe with new Management Structure

Tostedt. Zebco Europe’s managing director Peter Delwes (70) will take retirement before the end of the year. The question of who would succeed him was answered for Zebco Europe as well as for Preston with the appointment of Ricky Teale (50). As of April 1, Teale will assume responsibility as Commercial Director Europe also for the Tostedt-based company. The day-to-day operational business on site will be managed by two executives: firstly, Frerk Petersen (51), who has been with the company for over 16 years and who has made significant contributions to its growth in the recent years....

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24.03.2017

Monster catfish defeated at a water temperature of 8 degrees

Tostedt. At the beginning of March, angling guide and Black Cat brand manager Stefan Seuß headed to the Po along with tour guests Ludwig and Max Heller. Spring is a particularly interesting time of year on Italy’s longest river. The period when the water temperatures are slowly climbing towards 10 degrees is renowned for monster catfish activity.At this time, Stefan Seuß likes to use small sub floats (10-gram Black Cat underwater float), which he mounts directly behind the baitfish on the leader. This causes the bait to hover just off the bottom, precisely where most of the prey of catfish...

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08.02.2017

Giant Mandarin catfish falls to a spinning rod

Mequinenza. At the start of February, Quantum sponsored angler Fredrik Harbort landed a fish that will surely send shock waves across the country. Fredrik was a guest at the www.urlaub-nach-mass.de angling resort and met up with his friend Thomas Axthaler for a day to fish for winter catfish in Spain’s river Segre.With Thomas’ new guiding drift boat, the duo was able to target many parts of the river that had long been unfished. Winter is an unusual time for active spinning in fast flowing water. However, the anglers hoped the warm weather conditions in Spain would allow them...

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