On the Volga from the shore
In the morning, the Volga resembles a large lake. Almost no current, and along the coast stretch strips of greenery. HPS gates usually open at around ten o’clock. Only then…

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When a friend is under the ice
This morning, Sergei clearly caught Vitaly on the first ice. The fish seemed to go around the holes of his friend and took only from him. When another large fish…

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We go fishing
The technique of fishing on the "bulldozer". What kind of fish is being caught. The similarities and differences of the "bulldozer" from non-mountable mormyshek. The versatility of the bait. Despite…

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Fishing for common carp

Choosing a fishing place. Where a trophy carp is unlikely to take a nozzle. Bait-bait. Tackles for catching carp on the top.

Fishing for carp is long-established
In the southern provinces, and now in the territories and regions, fishing for sharks was the most common thing. Oilcake is still called Makukha there. But much has changed in our time. Something for the better, something for the worse. The positive factors include the emergence of modern functional gear, and the negative side is the depletion of fish stocks and fish chopping. True, this is not entirely applicable to carp, since trophy fish are still not uncommon in the lower Volga. Large carp is caught on special carp rods with a length of 3.6-3.9 meters and a fishing line power of 2.7-3.5 lb. Test indicators of these rods are usually 135-150 grams. Equipment in this case is also used by cyprinids, where ready-made installations can be used.

Fishing for common carp

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Proper installation of a floating boil
How to mount a floating boilie and remove the "idle" bites? Basic rules to improve the performance of bites. Novice anglers often encounter the problem of “blank” bites when fishing…

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About feeder fishing and the dangers of superstition
The opinion of the extraordinary superstition and mystical mood of anglers has already become classic and somewhat erased. All this is true, but it is not difficult to find the…

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We are changing the living world
We are clearly changing the living world and it is not known what it will result in. Most likely, many people remember how, before the year 2000, the zealots of…

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Horse fish can slurp
Fishing on top during the golden days of Indian Summer. What is the reason for the fish’s unwillingness to peck? More than once in the summer I heard a frank…

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