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Your life is worth it.Compact Self Inflating Life Jacket that won't get in your way.
Has two modes, auto or manual release, or an oral tube.
Lifejacket Sigma 150N, ISO 12402-3
SAMSA approval certificate. The inflatable bladder, which is manufactured from High Visibility Yellow fabric, is folded into a nylon red valise with Velcro closure and it is also equipped with Lalizas retro reflective tapes (70180) and whistle (70010, certified per ISO 12402-7 & 8). They are provided with lifting loop and heavy duty D-ring for easier rescue. Buy Online
GT: A Flyfisher's Guide to Giant Trevally
Hardcover: 224 pages 2016 : 7.5 x 1 x 9.8 inches
Catching a giant trevally (or 'GT') on a fly rod is the pinnacle of flats fishing: highly challenging, requiring skill and preparation. This is the first comprehensive guide to giant trevally fishing on the fly. The giant trevally is an apex predator, and the way it operates is nothing less than brutal.
These 'gangsters of the flats' are like packs of hoodlums marauding across the atolls and shallow estuaries. Hunting for trevally in the harsh environment they inhabit needs a certain resolve. The flyfisher's first encounter with a giant trevally will be an electrifying experience.
A GT can destroy tackle and ego, leaving all in its wake. But once you've caught one, GT flyfishing is an experience that any angler will want to repeat.
Peter McLeod has worked in flyfishing travel for over 20 years and founded flyfishing specialists Aardvark McLeod International, in 2005. He has visited over 60 fishing locations in 20 different countries, some of them as many as nine times.
He has travelled widely in his quest to find the finest flyfishing experiences in the world. His fascination with the trevally species is bordering on the obsessive and he is constantly scouring the globe for that next mind-blowing hotspot to target these bulldogs of the flats. Buy Online
Nymphing - the new way: French leader fishing for trout
Hardcover: 160 pages 2016 : 7.5 x 1 x 9.8 inches
This is the only book to take an international look at the latest developments in this explosively popular new method of flyfishing.
* Masterclasses from the leading exponents in Europe and the USA
* This book includes tackle, flies and methods for trout, steelhead and grayling
* Variations for chalkstreams, freestone rivers and clear stillwaters
* Includes: Sight fishing and indicator methods, and even dry fly on the French leader
* The innovative technique was first developed and practiced in France
Jonathan White has fished from boyhood in the UK as well as in north and south America. He is the Chair of the Severn Rivers Trust. Major contributors to this book include: Oscar Boatfield (UK), Julien Daguillanes (France), Cody Burgdorff (USA), Stanislav Mankov (Bulgaria). Buy Online
Dubbing Brush Maker Stonfo STF661Accessory for rotary vises, designed to make dubbing brushes of up to 23 cm.
The table is steady and has adjustable height, allowing to the easy application of various types of material on the metallic wire.
A special niche facilitates a precise cut of these materials to the desired length.*Vice not included. Buy Online
Flybox Slim Silicon ClearSlimline clear fly box with silicon rubber insert that grips flies better than standard foam
SMALL Silicon slots for 77 flies11 x 7.5 x 2 cm
MEDIUM Silicon slits for 108 flies 14.5 x 8 x 2 cm
LARGE Silicon slots for 168 flies 18.5 x 9.5 x 2 cm
Hair Packer Stonfo 651
This simple accessory facilitates the tying operation of flies, streamers, poppers and other lures, compacting the hair both natural and synthetic.
The two different size heads are equipped inside with an elastic cylinder to accommodate hooks of any size. Supplied with two spare elastic cylinders.Buy Online
Mustad long shank hook for poppers
MUSTAD 34011 S74SNP-DT long shank salt water hook
4X Long, 2X Heavy, straight eyed, long, salt water streamer hook.
Duratin finish 25 hooks per packet
Rowlock Kit - Stainless Steel for Ark
Upgrade your Ark Inflatable with these stainless steel rowlocks.
Stainless steel with delrin inserts.
Extended neck to increase oar clearance
If you row a lot with your ark, you know these tend to break, so don't get stuck up a creek without a paddle
Into a Raging Sea
Tony Weaver & Andrew Ingram
To celebrate the 50th anniversary of the NSRI, here is a collection of daring rescues filled with drama and danger. From burning ships to shark attacks, sinking trawlers to hallucinating fishermen, these are the stories of man's constant battle with some of the most dangerous waters on earth.
But there is one story in particular that gave rise to the creation of the NSRI... On 12 April 1966, four fishing boats put out to sea from Stilbaai on South Africa's southern coast. Soon they were all pulling in fish as fast as they could bait their hooks, and the boats were settling lower in the water. Shortly before sunset, skipper Gerhard Dreyer saw clouds building on the horizon. But the fishing was too good and they ignored the signs. Later that night a gale force wind slammed into them. 'I told the men to throw everything overboard,' Gerhard remembers. An hour before midnight, Gerhard headed for deeper water to try and ride out the swells. As dawn broke, they saw for the first time the true extent of the night's damage: among the flotsam, one man in a lifebuoy. That man was the only crewman from the other three boats to survive the terrible storm. Seventeen men died that night.
Simonstown schoolteacher Patti Price was horrified when she read the news. She began a media campaign and appealed to the president of the Society of Master Mariners. As a direct result of her efforts, the South African Inshore Rescue Service was founded in August 1966 (renamed the National Sea Rescue Institute in 1967). Today, the NSRI has 35 rescue bases and over 1 000 volunteers. Buy Online
Chota STL Light Wading Boot
The STL Light announces a departure from our older models in design as well as color.
Made from 900 denier material with nubuck PU overlays. The boots feature Chota’s cushy PU midsole and bonded polypropylene felt soles. Standard laces and a high padded collar and soft non absorbing material round out this economical boot.
29% lighter than the STL Plus
*based on a size 12
Gravel Guard and Bootie / Sock Neoprene
Neoprene bootie with Gravel Guards
Keep your feet warm and toasty and prevent gravel and stones getting in your bootsBuy Online
Lamp Magnifier Pro 7.5" LED
De Luxe LED light Magnifier with 3 diopter 180mm Lens and Clamp
The large 7 Inch XL lens with LED light offers crisp daylight illumination.
Long term saving on energy and low maintenance.
LED quality lights last 10 times longer saving you replacement globes.
Pliers Alu SaltwaterAluminium Saltwater Pliers
Lightweight with lanyard and sheath.
Vice Maxfly Rotary'Renzetti' style vice with either a pedestal or clamp mount.
|Loon Ergo Bobbin||Loon Ergo Bodkin||Loon Ergo Dubbing Brush|
|Loon Ergo Dubbing Spinner||Loon Ergo Scissors (4 models)||Fly patch with Zinger|
Products we stockFlyfishing
Airflo fly lines, Ark inflatables, Buff, Chota wading boots, Daiwa, Flying Fisherman Sunglasses, Glacier Gloves, Hanak, Hemingways, Jim Teeny flylines, Hanak Fly Lines and Reels, Kingfisher, Leeda reels, Loon, Montana Fly Company, Mucilin, Orvis rods & reels, Rio fly lines, River & Stream, Sakura Tenkara, SciFlies flies, Snowbee, Smartspooler, Stroft tippet, Tenkara, Thinkfish Bold & Flypad, TFO (Temple Fork Outfitters) Rods & reels, Xplorer products, starter kits, fly fishing kits, Czech nymph tackle, Wychwood flyrods & fly reels. Smith Optics, Redington, No StreamX does not supply 'Shilton' reels or fishpond, but we have some good 'knock offs'. All these are available in Cape Town, but we ship anywhere in South Africa.
Danville threads, Dr Slick tools, Eumer, Fishient fly tying materials, Fish skulls, Gamakatsu hooks, Grip hooks, Hanak barbless competition hooks, J:Son, JVice vise, Anvil, Just add H2O (fishient) tying materials like SF blend. Hareline dubbin, Hends, Montana Fly Company, Mustad, Pearsalls, Petitjean tools, Rainey's, Rite bobbin, Sprite hooks, Stonfo fly tying tools, Veniard products, Whiting Farm Products (Whiting feathers), Road Kill (StreamX roadkill) which sometimes includes Klipspringer.
Blanks by American Tackle, MHX, Orvis, RL Winston, Sage, Temple Fork (TFO), Thomas & Thomas etc. Cork rings, cork grips, Tonkin cane (bamboo), Fuji, Pacific bay (pacbay), REC, ATC, Mudhole, Flexcoat, ProKote, ProWrap and more.