Smith's Fishing Catalog

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NEW

F R E S H WAT E R G E A R

NEW

REGAL RIVER TEXTURED GRIP FISHING GLOVES PG. 45 #51292

NEW

FISHING GLOVES PG. 45 # 5 1 26 6

TOOL BAG PG. 45 # 5 1 26 7

NEW

CLIPPING TOOL PG. 46 #51 2 1 3

HOOK FILE & KNIFE SHARPENER PG. 46 # 5 0 6 26

NEW

REGAL RIVER 48” FISH RULER PG. 48 # 5 128 6

FISHING MULTI-TOOL PG. 47 #51 0 57

NEW

NEW

REGAL RIVER DIGITAL FISH SCALES PG. 48 #51 2 9 1

REGAL RIVER 2 SPEED BAIT AERATOR PG. 48 # 5 1 29 3

NEW

NEW

REGAL RIVER 8” JAW SPREADER PG. 49 # 5 128 5

REGAL RIVER FISHING PLIERS PG. 50 #51 30 1

BAITBREAKER 4” KNIFE PG. 51 # 5 105 4

EDGESPORT 6” BONING KNIFE PG. 51 #51 06 1

NEW

REGAL RIVER 6” FISH GRIPPER PG. 49 # 5 1 28 1

NEW

REGAL RIVER 7” FILLET KNIFE PG. 52 #51 0 55

MR. CRAPPIE PRODUCTS

FISHING PLIERS PG. 54 #51 17 1

FISH PICK PG. 56 #51 1 9 5

NEW

EDGESPORT BAIT & GAME SHEARS PG. 47 # 5 1 247

NEW

REGAL RIVER 9” FISH GRIPPER PG. 49 # 5 1 28 3

NEW

REGAL RIVER 8 1/2” FISHING PLIERS PG. 50 # 5 1 29 0

REGAL RIVER 6” PANFISH PLIERS PG. 50 #51 288

EDGESPORT 8” BONING KNIFE PG. 52 #51062

NEW

MR. CRAPPIE ELECTRIC FILLET KNIFE PG. 55 #51 207

LINE SCISSORS MULTI-TOOL PG. 47 # 5 1 25 6

FILLET KNIFE & HOOK SHARPENER PG. 46 # 5 0 7 29

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O V E RVI E W

REGAL RIVER 9” FILLET KNIFE PG. 52 #51056

MR. CRAPPIE SCISSOR & PLIER COMBO PG. 53 # 5 1 297

6” FILLET KNIFE PG. 54 #51165

6” CURVED SLAB STICKER PG. 56 # 5 1 20 8

MR. CRAPPIE 7” SLAB STICKER PG. 56 # 5 1 20 9

REGAL RIVER FISHING PLIERS PG. 51 #50966

REGAL RIVER FILLET KNIFE COMBO PG. 52 # 5 1 1 97

MR. CRAPPIE FISHING COMBO PG. 53 # 5 1 23 2

LINE SCISSORS PG. 54 #51168

MR. CRAPPIE 6” FOLDING SLAB STICKER PG. 56 # 5 1 25 9

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O V E RVIE W

S A LT WAT E R G E A R NEW

NEW

LAWAIA FISHING PLIERS PG. 57 #51 30 0

DIAMOND-COATED HOOK FILE & KNIFE SHARPENER PG. 58 #50 9 2 5

7” SALTWATER FILLET KNIFE PG. 59 #51 1 6 6

LAWAIA 6-1/2” ANGLER PLIERS PG. 58 # 5 1 255

LAWAIA 6-1/2” ANGLER PLIERS PG. 57 # 5 1 17 3

LAWAIA 4” CERAMIC KNIFE PG. 59 #51164

LAWAIA COATED BAITBREAKER 4” KNIFE PG. 60 #51359

3” LINE SCISSORS PG. 58 #5 1214

LAWAIA 5” SERRATED CERAMIC KNIFE PG. 59 # 5 1 26 0

LAWAIA COATED 7” FILLET KNIFE PG. 60 #51360

LAWAIA COATED 9” FILLET KNIFE PG. 60 #5 13 6 1

ELECTRIC FILLET KNIFE 8” FLEX BLADE PG. 61 #5 126 3

LAWAIA ELECTRIC FILLET KNIFE PG. 61 #51 2 33

ELECTRIC FILLET KNIFE 8” BLADE PG. 61 #5 126 2 ELECTRIC FILLET KNIFE 4.5” FLEX BLADE PG. 61 #5 126 4

DARCIZZLE PRODUCTS NEW

NEW

DARCIZZLE 6” FILLET KNIFE PG. 62 #51319

DARCIZZLE 9” FILLET KNIFE PG. 62 #5 13 20

SEAHUNTER PRODUCTS

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NEW

NEW

SEA HUNTER 9” CURVED FILLET KNIFE PG. 63 # 5 1 223

SEA HUNTER 12” CURVED FILLET KNIFE PG. 63 # 5 1224


F E AT U R E S :

NEW

REGAL RIVER® TEXTURED GRIP FISHING GLOVES

• Heavy-duty textured grip • Helps keep a grip on slippery fish

• Helps to protect your hands against fishing hazards

51292 0

27925 51292 0

Packaged in a clear bag stapled to a card.

REGAL RIVER® FILLET GLOVES

F E AT U R E S :

NEW

• Cut Resistant material 4 times stronger than leather • Great for food prep & filleting fish • Superior grip and snug fit

51266 0

27925 51266 1

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FRE S HWAT ER G EAR

Packaged stapled to a card. English, French & Spanish trilingual packaging.

REGAL RIVER® TOOL BAG

F E AT U R E S :

• Mesh backing allows tools to dry • Marine-grade material • Zipper pouch

51267 0

27925 51267 8

Packaged stapled to a card. English, French & Spanish trilingual packaging.

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FR E S HWAT E R GE A R

FILLET KNIFE & HOOK SHARPENER • • • •

50729 0 027925 507292

Two stage sharpening for fillet knives Crossed carbide blades for quick edge setting Crossed ceramic rods for a razor sharp finish Lanyard hole

• • • •

Preset sharpening angles provide guaranteed results Multiple hook sharpening grooves Soft grip handle, finger guards, and non-slip base Line cutter

Also available in 16 pc. counter display

51045

0

SHARPENS:

SHARPENER

ABRASIVE

GRIT

Straight Edge Knives Fish hooks

Pull Through Pull Through Hook Grooves

Carbide Ceramic Rod Synthetic

Coarse Extra-Fine (1500) Coarse

27925 51045 2

Packaged in a trapped blister. English, French & Spanish trilingual packaging.

REGAL RIVER® HOOK FILE & KNIFE SHARPENER

50626 0

27925 50626 4

• • • • • •

Sharpens straight-edge knives Sharpens fish hooks of all sizes Preset sharpening angles Reversible and replaceable carbide blades Lanyard hole Silicon treated high carbon steel file

Also available in 12 pc. counter display

51211

0

27925 51211 1

SHARPENS:

SHARPENER

ABRASIVE

GRIT

Straight Edge Knives Fish hooks

Pull Through Pull Through Hook File

Carbide Ceramic Rod Steel

Coarse Extra-Fine (1500) Ultra-Fine

Packaged in a trapped blister. English, French & Spanish trilingual packaging.

REGAL RIVER® FISHING LINE CLIPPERS

Also available in 30 pc. counter display

Also available in 10 pc. PDQ

51206

0

27925 51206 7

F E AT U R E S :

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• Lure tuning tool • Cutting knife • Line pick

51213-D

0

27925 51213 5

• Stainless steel construction • Coated anti-corrosive surface

51213

Packaged tied to a card. 0

27925 51213 5


• Coarse & fine sharpening slots • Diamond hook sharpening groove • Flexible cord w/ carabiner

• Pocket clip • Jig eye cleaner • Mono/braid line cutter

51057 0

27925 51057 5

SHARPENS:

SHARPENER

ABRASIVE

GRIT

Straight Edge Knives Serrated Edge Knives Fish Hooks

Pull Through Pull Through Hook Groove

Carbide Ceramic Rods Diamond

Coarse Fine (800) Medium (400)

NEW

Packaged in a trapped blister. English, French & Spanish trilingual packaging.

R E G A L R I V E R ® L I N E S C I S S O R S M U LT I - T O O L

F I SH I NG

R E G A L R I V E R ® F I S H I N G M U LT I - T O O L

Also available in 15 pc. counter display

51308

0

F E AT U R E S :

• Line shears • Line pick • Carabiner clip

27925 51308 8

• Knife blade • Heavy duty steel construction

51256 0

NEW

27925 51256 2

Packaged in a trapped blister. English, French & Spanish trilingual packaging.

EDGESPORT® BAIT & GAME SHEARS

F E AT U R E S :

• Fish scaler • 2-piece design • Bottle opener

• Bone notch • Nutcracker

5 1 247 0

27925 51247 0

Packaged in a trapped blister. English, French & Spanish trilingual packaging.

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FR E S HWAT E R GE A R NEW

REGAL RIVER® 4 8 ” P O R TA B L E FISH RULER

F E AT U R E S :

• UV Coated • High Visible Printed Text • Waterproof • Perfect measuring • Flexible and Portable • Durable Premium Material • High Visible Printed Text

51286 0

27925 51286 9

Packaged in a clear gift box. English, French & Spanish trilingual packaging.

NEW

REGAL RIVER® D I G I TA L FISH SCALES

F E AT U R E S :

• Easy-to-read LCD display • Displays kilograms or pounds • Weight limit: 25Kg (55 lbs.)

51291

• Rugged steel fish hook • Adjustable handle 0

27925 51291 3

Packaged in a trapped blister. English, French & Spanish trilingual packaging.

NEW

REGAL RIVER® 2 SPEED B A I T A E R AT O R

F E AT U R E S :

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• Clip design that is easy to attach and detach to any bucket • Powered using 1 D-sized battery (not included) • Equipped with a quality connector hose and a stone air dispenser to maintain the perfect oxygen saturation level

51293 0

27925 51293 7

Packaged in a trapped blister. English, French & Spanish trilingual packaging.


R E G A L R I V E R ® 6 ” F L O AT I N G F I S H G R I P P E R

Also available in 12 pc. counter display

51280 0

F E AT U R E S :

NEW

• Handle or weigh fish with one hand • Quick Release design

• Corrosion Resistant • Includes wrist lanyard

51281 0

Packaged tied to a card.

27925 51281 4

REGAL RIVER® 9” FISH GRIPPER

F E AT U R E S :

NEW

27925 51280 7

• Handle or weigh fish with one hand • Quick Release design

• Corrosion Resistant • Includes wrist lanyard

51283 0

F I SH I NG

NEW

Packaged tied to a card.

27925 51283 8

R E G A L R I V E R ® 9 ” J AW S P R E A D E R

F E AT U R E S :

• Spreads fish jaws for quick and easy hook removal • Galvanized steel wire construction

51285 0

27925 51285 2

Packaged tied to a card.

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FR E S HWAT E R GE A R

NEW

REGAL RIVER® FISHING PLIERS

Also available in 12 pc. counter display

51299 0

• Aluminum frame • Locking latch • Split shot & leader slots • Split ring/hook remover

F E AT U R E S :

NEW

27925 51299 9

• Spring loaded design • Line cutter • Carabiner clip • Lanyard hole

51301 0

Packaged in a trapped blister. English, French & Spanish trilingual packaging.

27925 51301 9

REGAL RIVER® 6” PA N F I S H P L I E R S Also available in 15 pc. counter display

51287 0

F E AT U R E S :

NEW

27925 51287 6

• Rugged nickel plated carbon steel construction • Leaf spring • Soft grip handle

51288 0

27925 51288 3

Packaged tied to a card.

REGAL RIVER® 8 1/2” FISHING PLIERS

Also available in 12 pc. counter display

51289

NEED IMAGE 0

F E AT U R E S :

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• Leaf spring for quick and easy use • Side cutters • Rugged stainless steel construction

• Split shot crimper • Soft grip handle

51290 0

27925 51290 6

27925 51289 0

Packaged tied to a card.


REGAL RIVER® FISHING PLIERS • • • • • •

Split shot crimper Diamond hook sharpening groove Knife sharpener Carrying case with belt clip and tether Jig eye cleaner Mono/braid line cutter

50966 0

27925 50966 1

SHARPENS:

SHARPENER

ABRASIVE

GRIT

Straight Edge Knives Fish Hooks

Pull Through Hook Groove

Carbide Diamond

Coarse Medium (400)

Packaged in a trapped blister. English, French & Spanish trilingual packaging.

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NEW

REGAL RIVER® BAITBREAKER 4” KNIFE

4” 420 Stainless blade

Custom textured handle

Gut hook

Lanyard hole

51054 0

27925 51054 4

Packaged in a trapped blister. English, French & Spanish trilingual packaging.

9.6” overall length

EDGESPORT® 6” BONING KNIFE

6.3” 420 Stainless blade

Custom textured handle

Lanyard hole

51061 0

11.5” overall length

27925 51061 2

Packaged in a trapped blister. English, French & Spanish trilingual packaging.

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REGAL RIVER® 7” FILLET KNIFE

7” 420 stainless blade

TPE textured handle

EDGESPORT® 8” BONING KNIFE

8” 420 stainless blade

Lanyard hole

12.5” overall length

Lanyard hole

13.5” overall length

51055

Packaged in a trapped blister. English, French & Spanish trilingual packaging.

TPE textured handle

0

27925 51055 1

51062

Packaged in a trapped blister. English, French & Spanish trilingual packaging.

REGAL RIVER® 9” FILLET KNIFE

NEW

0

27925 51062 9

REGAL RIVER® FILLET KNIFE COMBO

51197 0

9” 420 Stainless blade

Custom textured handle

27925 51197 8

7” 3Cr13 Stainless blade

Lanyard hole

Custom textured handle

Lanyard hole

12” overall length 14.5” overall length

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Packaged in a trapped blister. English, French & Spanish trilingual packaging.

Coarse & fine sharpening slots

51056 Line cutter 0

27925 51056 8

Non-slip feet

Hook sharpening grooves

Packaged in a trapped blister. English, French & Spanish trilingual packaging.


NEW

F I SH I NG

M R . CR AP P I E FI SHI N G GE AR

MR. CRAPPIE® SCISSOR & PLIER COMBO

F E AT U R E S :

• Rugged nickel plated carbon steel construction • Leaf spring • Soft grip handle

51297 0

27925 51297 5

Packaged tied to a card.

MR. CRAPPIE® FISHING COMBO KIT

F E AT U R E S :

• 6” fillet knife with sheath and belt clip

• Fishing pliers • 3” line scissors

51232 0

27925 51232 6

Packaged in a trapped blister. English, French & Spanish trilingual packaging.

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M R . C R APPIE FISHING GEAR

MR. CRAPPIE® LINE SCISSORS

Also available in 12 pc. counter display

51169 0

F E AT U R E S :

• Stainless steel construction • Serrated cutting edge

27925 51169 5

• TPE textured handle • Cuts both mono and braided lines

51168 0

Packaged tied to a card.

27925 51168 8

MR. CRAPPIE® FISHING PLIERS

Also available in 15 pc. counter display

51172 0

F E AT U R E S :

• Leaf spring for quick and easy use • Side cutters • Rugged stainless steel construction

27925 51172 5

• Split shot crimper • Soft grip handle

51171 0

27925 51171 8

Packaged tied to a card.

MR. CRAPPIE® 6” FILLET KNIFE

6” 420 stainless steel blade

TPE textured handle

Lanyard hole

11.5” overall length

6” 420 stainless blade

TPE textured handle

Lanyard hole

51165

54

0

11.5” overall length

27925 51165 7

Available in a 16 count counter display.


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NEW

MR. CRAPPIE® ELECTRIC FILLET KNIFE • 8” & 4.5” blades • Comfort grip • Mesh bag • Fillet glove

51207 0

27925 51207 4

REPLACEMENT BLADES 51263

ELECTRIC FILLET KNIFE 8” FLEX BLADE 0

51262

ELECTRIC FILLET KNIFE 8” BLADE 0

0

Blade release button

27925 51262 3

51264

ELECTRIC FILLET KNIFE 4.5” FLEX BLADE

Ergonomic easy-grip handle

27925 51263 0

27925 51264 7

4.5” flex blade set

8” standard blade set Blade lock Power button

Packaged in a clamshell. English, French & Spanish trilingual packaging.

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NEW

Lanyard hole

MR. CRAPPIE® FISH PICK

TPE textured handle

Rod adjustment button

Retractable diamondcoated sharpening rod

Hook sharpening groove

6.3” 420 stainless blade

Hook remover

51195

Packaged in a trapped blister. English, French & Spanish trilingual packaging.

0

27925 51195 4

MR. CRAPPIE® 7” SLAB STICKER FILLET KNIFE NEW

7” 420 Stainless blade

MR. CRAPPIE® 6” CURVED SLAB STICKER FILLET KNIFE NEW

Custom textured handle

TPE textured handle

Lanyard hole

11.5” overall length

Packaged in a trapped blister. English, French & Spanish trilingual packaging.

51208 0

27925 51208 1

MR. CRAPPIE® 6” FOLDING SLAB STICKER FILLET KNIFE NEW

Soft grip handle Lanyard hole

Back lock Lanyard hole

6” flexible 420 stainless steel blade

12.5” overall length

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Packaged in a trapped blister. English, French & Spanish trilingual packaging.

51209 0

27925 51209 8

Packaged in a trapped blister. English, French & Spanish trilingual packaging.

51259 0

27925 51259 3


S MIT H’ S SALT WAT E R GEAR IS DESIGN ED SPECI FI CA LLY FOR MA R I NE US E. WI TH FEATUR ES IN C L UDI N G N O N - C O R RO SIVE M ATERIALS AN D R UGGED HI GH QUA LI T Y CONS TR UCTI ON, OUR GEA R CAN TAKE W H ATE VER TH E SEA DISH ES OUT.

NEW

L AWA I A ® F I S H I N G P L I E R S

F I SH I NG

SALT WAT E R GE AR

Also available in 12 pc. counter display

51299 0

F E AT U R E S :

• Aluminum frame • Locking latch • Split shot & leader slots • Split ring/hook remover

27925 51299 9

• Spring loaded design • Line cutter • Carabiner clip • Lanyard hole

51300 0

27925 51300 2

Packaged in a trapped blister. English, French & Spanish trilingual packaging.

L AW A I A ® 6 - 1 / 2 ” A N G L E R P L I E R S S T A I N L E S S S T E E L

Also available in 15 pc. counter display

5 1 1 74 0

F E AT U R E S :

27925 51174 9

• Leaf spring for quick and easy use • Side cutters • Rugged stainless steel construction

• Split shot crimper • Soft grip handle

51173 0

27925 51173 2

Packaged tied to a card.

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SALT WAT ER GEAR NEW

L AW A I A ® SCISSOR & PLIER COMBO W/ C A S E

F E AT U R E S :

PLIERS • Leaf spring • Side cutters • Stainless steel construction • Split shot crimper

SCISSORS • Stainless steel construction • Serrated cutting edge • Cuts both mono and braided lines

51255 0

27925 51255 5

Packaged in a trapped blister. English, French & Spanish trilingual packaging.

L AW A I A ® 3 ” S C I S S O R S

Also available in 12 pc. counter display

51191 0

F E AT U R E S :

27925 51191 6

• Stainless steel construction • Serrated cutting edge

• TPE textured handle • Cuts both mono and braided lines

51214 0

Packaged tied to a card.

27925 51214 2

L AW A I A ® D I A M O N D - C O A T E D H O O K F I L E & KNIFE SHARPENER • Sharpens straight-edge knives 50925 0

27925 50925 8

• • • • •

Sharpens fish hooks of all sizes Preset sharpening angles Reversible and replaceable carbide blades Lanyard hole Diamond-coated file

Also available in 12 pc. counter display

51210

0

58

27925 51210 4

SHARPENS:

SHARPENER

ABRASIVE

GRIT

Straight Edge Knives Fish hooks

Pull Through Pull Through Hook File

Carbide Ceramic Rod Diamond

Coarse Extra-Fine (1500) Ultra-Fine

Packaged in a trapped blister. English, French & Spanish trilingual packaging.


4” ceramic blade

TPE textured handle

Lanyard hole

51164 0

27925 51164 0

Available in a 24 count counter display.

7.91” overall length

L AWA I A ® 5 ” S E R R AT E D C E R A M I C B A I T K N I F E

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L AW A I A ® 4 ” C E R A M I C B A I T K N I F E

Also available in 24 pc. counter display

51217 0

27925 51217 3

5.3” serrated ceramic blade

TPE textured handle

Lanyard hole

51260 0

27925 51260 9

Packaged in a trapped blister. English, French & Spanish trilingual packaging.

9.21” overall length

L A W A I A ® 7 ” S A LT W A T E R F I L L E T K N I F E

7” 420 Stainless blade

Custom textured handle

Lanyard hole

51166 0

27925 51166 4

Available in a 16 count counter display. 12.5” overall length

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SALT WAT ER GEAR

L AWA I A ® BAITBREAKER 4” KNIFE 4” 420 Stainless coated blade

Custom textured handle

Gut hook

Lanyard hole

51359 0

27925 51359 0

Packaged in a trapped blister. English, French & Spanish trilingual packaging.

9.6” overall length

L AW A I A ® 7” FILLET KNIFE

7” 420 Stainless blade

Custom textured handle

Lanyard hole

51360 0

27925 51360 6

Packaged in a trapped blister. English, French & Spanish trilingual packaging.

12.5” overall length

L AW A I A ® 9” FILLET KNIFE

9” 420 Stainless blade

Custom textured handle

Lanyard hole

51361 0

60

14.5” overall length

27925 51361 3

Packaged in a trapped blister. English, French & Spanish trilingual packaging.


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NEW

L AWA I A ® E L E C T R I C F I L L E T K N I F E • 8” regular & flex blades incuded • Comfort grip • Mesh bag • Fillet glove

51233 0

27925 51233 3

REPLACEMENT BLADES 51263

ELECTRIC FILLET KNIFE 8” FLEX BLADE 0

51262

ELECTRIC FILLET KNIFE 8” BLADE 0

0

Blade release button

27925 51262 3

51264

ELECTRIC FILLET KNIFE 4.5” FLEX BLADE

Ergonomic easy-grip handle

27925 51263 0

27925 51264 7

8” flex blade set

8” standard blade set Blade lock Power button

Packaged in a clamshell. English, French & Spanish trilingual packaging.

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DARC IZZL E FISHING GEAR

NEW

DARCIZZLE® 6” FILLET KNIFE

6” coated stainless steel blade

Custom textured handle

Lanyard hole

51319 27925 51319 4

0

Packaged in a trapped blister. English, French & Spanish trilingual packaging. 12.5” overall length

NEW

DARCIZZLE® 8” FILLET KNIFE

8” coated stainless steel blade

Custom textured handle

Lanyard hole

51320 0

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13.5” overall length

27925 51320 0

Packaged in a trapped blister. English, French & Spanish trilingual packaging.


F I SH I NG

SEA HU N TE R FI SHI N G GE AR

NEW

THE SEA HUNTER® 9” CURVED FILLET KNIFE

9” coated stainless steel blade

Custom textured handle

Lanyard hole

51223 0

27925 51223 4

Packaged in a trapped blister. English, French & Spanish trilingual packaging.

Finger hole 12.5” overall length

NEW

THE SEA HUNTER® 12” CURVED FILLET KNIFE

12” coated stainless steel blade

Custom textured handle

Lanyard hole

51224 0

Finger hole 18.47” overall length

27925 51224 1

Packaged in a trapped blister. English, French & Spanish trilingual packaging.

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PR O STAFF WAL LY M ARSH ALL ( AK A MR . CR APPIE) , 2008 Legends of the Outdoors hall of fame member, started his career in 1987 by winning the first crappie tournament held in the state of Texas. Since that day he has created and produced the finest crappie fishing products on the market today. Mr. Crappie branded products are the number one name and most requested gear in the sport of crappie fishing today. Marshall has produced rods, reels, lures, hooks, floats, fishing line and now a great line up of Mr. Crappie tools and accessories. Wally Marshall has been fishing major crappie tournament trails for 25 years and has won tournaments in many different states across the U.S. Crappie fishing has been a big part of his life – since he was a little boy until today crappie fishing has always intrigued him.

DARCIE ( O R BET TER KN OWN AS DA R CI ZZLE) is a female angler in sunny South Florida – the fishing capital of the world! Her goal in the fishing industry is to prove that females, children, and young anglers alike can discover the secrets of fishing and accomplish their angling goals. Age is just a number, and experience comes with practice. Darcie can tie knots, rigs, gaff fish, throw a cast net and bridle live bait, kite fish and more! She wants to prove to all anglers and newbies to the sport; it’s fun to get your hands dirty! It’s also fun to show the old timers you can catch fish too! The tug is the ultimate drug! Keep on catchin’!

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CA PTAI N R O B F O R DYCE has been a professional guide, television host, and an athlete for the last 30 years. Nominated in 2014 as one of the “top 50 fishing captains in the world”, Rob has competed and placed as a top 3 finisher, in more than 100 tournaments fished around the globe. Rob has also produced, hosted, or co-hosted more than 135 outdoor television episodes. Considered as a master guide for fly fishing giant tarpon, Rob was the first guide in history to win all four major tarpon fly tournaments, in the over 50 year history they carry. At the age of 17, Rob won the prestigious met master angler award, making him the youngest man decorated for this award in the tournament’s 62 year history.

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