The goal of every fisherman is to have the correct tackle or perfect lure, at the precise moment in time when they are needed. Unfortunately, most of us were not born with a built-in pouch the size of a kangaroo in which to transport our special “tools of Bass destruction.”
There have been many great inventions throughout time; automobiles, airplanes, Oreos, but most pale in comparison to the development of the fishing tackle box. Those who have never given a nickname to their tackle box may not understand the bond which exists between us.
Choosing the right box
Choosing the best tackle box for your individual needs is as subjective as adopting a puppy or a kitten. The type of box you pick should be dictated by the style of fishing you do, the potential frequency for use of each item and the scenario in which you are implementing them. Large and difficult to handle boxes are not likely to be used for fishing on foot or tubing and should be reserved for stationary use.
There are many different options available to best suit your needs. For an “all purpose”, hard plastic tackle box with multiple trays, you can either pick them up at pro shops or even discount stores. Whether you choose BASS PRO or Walmart the key is versatility and durability. Read More