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Two autumn bombshells over 55 pounds

Kärnten/Austria. Radical team angler Matthias Pirker recently enjoyed a haul of several specimen fish on a 1,000-hectare lake using pre-series samples of Tiger’s Nuts boilies from Radical. The first impressive carp fell to a stiff-rig with a 24 mm Tiger’s Nuts boilie; a proud scaled specimen measuring 105 cm and weighing 25.5 kg (56 lb). Two hours later, Pirker had a double run that sparked chaos but eventually resulted in both fishing being landed safely. The second fish of the session took a 16 mm Tiger’s Nuts boilie, topped with an artificial tiger nut. This carp also broke the 25 kg (55...



Back for the future - Browning re-introduces a legend

Browning's Black Magic series of put-in poles were famous for their incredible strength and durability, but the Korean sourced version of those poles were dropped in 2006 when manufacturing costs became just too high. Apart from its strength, the action provided by its put-in joints made the old BM's the first choice for "to hand" and long-line fishing. Many are still in regular use, and owners often tell us that they would love to travel back in time to buy a new Black Magic II or III to replace their tired old "warhorse". However, Browning doesn't need a time machine to...



Zebco Europe now ISO certified

Tostedt. Fishing tackle manufacturer Zebco Europe gained ISO 9001 certification over the summer. The move sends a message to customers that the company, which operates throughout Europe, works to particularly high standards.At the same time, Zebco Europe introduced a hygiene management system for its boilies (Radical) and groundbait (Browning). The modern HACCP risk assessment offers the customer even greater safety when using these products. Of course, the company will have its hygiene management system audited by one of the largest certification agencies worldwide (SGS) on a yearly basis....