From memory they weren't actually a lure, more a mount for bait, that you used to attach a dead fish to, with spikes and treble hooks.
Assuming of course you mean this thing
ejw Aren't you finding the maxcatch gold lines underweight ?
Almost everyone I have spoken to think they are, and appear to be ordering #7 weights for their #6 Rods and so on. Haven't had a chance to try one myself.
Depends what you are looking for, if it's a body warmer vest, there are plenty on ebay, most I think would come from China, though stocked in the UK.
You have to be careful with sizes i'm normally a large but had to choose a 4XL as i wear it on top of a t-shirt and craghoppers fleece. If you...
I didn't fare well at all, sticking mostly to the east basin, it was kinda dire from Lochend to the Butts and I only touched fish when we moved to Malling shore when the wind died down enough to get a nice drift or two.
East basin had been fishing well all week, but the wind on Friday killed...
Jamie Maxcatch have never replied to any of my emails sent to their usual adress sales@ This is a shocker IMHO
They only started to reply inside of Paypal, when I opened the dispute for non receival of goods, this lets you and the seller try to come to some amicable agreement, within Paypal...
They're only 5volt hardly likely to tickle you, plus it's concealed inside a vest membrane.
Jim I'll let you know after Friday on the Lake, but I did notice Jimmy McBride had one on at our last outing and his was still going strong after lunch, so I'd assume you're looking at up to 8hrs...
A power bank Jim, you can get a 10,000MaH one from ebay for under a tenner, you charge it up from a USB plug or socket, it's about the size of a normal mobile phone and just slips in the jacket pocket, and the Jacket has 3 heat settings Cool/Warm/CalltheFireBrigade :cool:.
My last outings to...
Just had a refund too for my 2nd order that did not arrive, after much to-ing and fro-ing with maxcatch who insisted that i send back the order (that i never received) before they would refund me.
I escalated the case with Paypal and a couple of hours later got my money back.
I do have a...