TAG: Nifty Tips and Tricks

Tips, Chumming for Striped Bass
This past weekend we went chumming for striped bass, and I saw something that makes a great addition to the tips for striper fishing included in one of my books, Rudow’s Guide to Rockfish (that’s what we call stripers, here in Chesapeake country; ...
Center Console Vertical Rodrack Fix
Anglers who own center consoles with T-tops oververtical rodracks know that these things are imperfect, but few realize that there’s a quick fix you can make to prevent fishing rod damage. The rack shown here was on a 34Sea Vee, one of the ...
3 Mistakes That Could Kill Your Boat
Have you ever made a mistake that killed your boat? I know I have… more then once. Hopefully, reading this will help you avoid making any of these three boat-busters: don’t do this!!! 1.The Fishing Line Blunder – If you fish ...
3 Life-saving Tips for Boaters
Yesterday we hit on a couple of tips that could save your boat, so it seemed reasonable to talk about how to save a person on that boat, today. As captain of your craft it’s your responsibility to know what ...
Speed Jigging for Striped Bass
This weekend at the Annapolis MSSA fishing expo I did a seminar on catching big fish on light tackle, with a section on speed jigging. (I’m doing lots of seminars these days, to help promote my new book Rudow’s Guide ...
Outboard Tips – what’s wrong with this picture?
Here’s a photo e-mailed to me by a friend – let’s see if you can tell what’s wrong with this picture: Yes, those are icicles hanging from the engine. This boat was left in the water well past the start of ...

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