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mustache brings all the fish to the bar
January 23rd, 2015

My Mustache Brings All The Fish To The Oyster Bar.

The Most Annoying Fishing Partner Ever? Personally I like to think of it is the most “Entertaining” fishing partner ever, but I guess everyone is entitled to an opinion… And just when you thought the song “My Milkshake Brings all the Boys to the Yard” by Kelis was out of your head and never to

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Catching Snook and Redfish from a Paddle Board on a Hidden Lake…
January 22nd, 2015

Catching Snook and Redfish from a Paddle Board on a Hidden Lake…

Paddle Boarding, Exploring, and Adventure… I can still vividly remember my first real camping trip (as in not just camping in the back yard)  with my dad and brother on some private forest property near Sebring, Florida. I was 10 years old, ready for adventure, and super stoked to be spending a couple of nights in

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If you like the movie “Old School” & you like Fishing, then you will LOVE this…
January 16th, 2015

If you like the movie “Old School” & you like Fishing, then you will LOVE this…

What do you consider the most crucial variable (and the most powerful fishing weapon) when it comes to catching more inshore fish such as redfish, trout, and snook?

When I ask this question to fellow weekend warrior inshore anglers, I usually hear things such as…

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best fishing knot for braided line
January 10th, 2015

Best Fishing Knot for Braided Line [Braid to Leader Contest]

Of all the many variables involved with landing the biggest fish of the day, the fishing knots we tie are the only ones we have absolutely 100% control over, so it’s on us to make time to learn the best fishing knot for all of the needed connections. To help the Salt Strong community always

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catching catfish
January 7th, 2015

Do You Like Catching Catfish? Take This Short Quiz to See!

Let me ask you a question…

Do you like catching catfish…

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fishing partner
January 6th, 2015

15 Hilarious Ways Your Fishing Partner Annoys You…

You probably already know this, but not all fishing partners were created equal…

Some fishing partners are annoying, some fall overboard too much, some drink too much (and fall overboard)…

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no bananas on board
January 2nd, 2015

Top 5 Myths About “No Bananas on Board” Your Fishing Boat

Why are fishermen so superstitious about no bananas on board their boat while fishing???

Note: You will be blown away below when you hear what happened to our fishing trip when there was a banana on board…

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how to spool line
January 1st, 2015

How To Spool Braided Line On A Spinning Reel (Without Line Twists or Loops)

Just imagine spotting a huge school of redfish just 30 feet from the bow of the boat that you are standing on.

From what you can see with your polarized glasses…

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how to catch stone crabs
December 31st, 2014

How To Catch Stone Crabs On The Florida Grass Flats (Tips, Tricks, & Regulations)

Floridians are a funny breed when it comes to weather.

Having warm weather (warm as in you can go swimming without a wetsuit) for about 10 months of the year in most parts of the state, most Floridians don’t know what to do once it gets cold (and by cold I mean under 50 degrees).

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The Top 5 Jobs That Embrace Mustaches
December 31st, 2014

The Top 5 Jobs That Embrace Mustaches

Mustaches have been around in America since the Pilgrims landed here hundreds of years ago.

It is common knowledge that many of the earliest settlers that were considered the best fishermen, were also the best at growing a mustache.

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The #1 Rule On Drinking While Fishing…
December 24th, 2014

The #1 Rule On Drinking While Fishing…

Drinking while fishing (aka having a beer, “cold one”, a “frosty”, or a stiff drink) has been around as long as fishing has.

In fact, even back in the Biblical days of fishing they brought along flasks of wine to kill time while the fishing was slow, and to celebrate after a successful fishing trip.

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How to Tie a Double Uni Knot
December 6th, 2014

How to Tie a Double Uni Knot

The “Uni Knot” is thought to be the strongest fishing knot by many anglers.

However, many people do not realize that it needs to be altered when you use it to tie a braid line to fluorocarbon leader due to the large differences in diameter between the two.

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salt strong story
November 18th, 2014

The Salt Strong Story

So What The Heck is Salt Strong?

It all started with a vision in a hotel room in Chicago back in 2013 as the “Simonds like Diamonds” brothers (aka Salt Strong Bros), decided that they would find a way to sell their existing business and invest everything into a dream of “helping the world catch more fish”…and have a heck of a fun time doing it.

Fast-forward to today, the dream is a reality…

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