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16 Aug 2017
by CARPology
How Well Do You Know Your Cult Kit?
Take our quiz to test your knowledge of the carpiest vintage kit there’s ever been!

1) If you wanted a set of the very first commercially available stainless, which of these would you be buying?

Solar
Rod Hutchinson
Gardner

2) They look like a Neville, but they’re not – what’s the name of these alarms?

Microns
Soundmasters
Parsons

3) Which cult net has recently been re-released?

Fox Quick Lok
Solar Bow-Loc
Matrix Bulldog

4) Which tackle company released a range of gold-plated bobbins, which are now highly collectable?

Cygnet Tackle
Gardner Tackle
Solar Tackle

5) Which 1990s superstar helped Daiwa design the awesome, cult Amorphous Whisker AKN12H rods?

Ritchie MacDonald
Kevin Nash
Rod Hutchinson

6) Near to which famous complex of lakes does stainless/alarm pioneer Steve Neville live?

Linear Fisheries
Yateley
Cotswold Water Park

7) The O in the Solar Tackle logo, which is carried on the groundbreaking Sod Pod, features Martin Locke with which famous carp?

Sally
Chop Dorsal
Dearman’s Mate

8) Which of the following anglers is responsible for some cult Optonic alarm conversions?

Chris Ball
Les Bamford
Len Arbery

9) They’ve propped up the rods of the great and good for years now, but which angler designed these classic butt rests?

Bob Roberts
Eric Roberts
John Roberts

10) They now fetch upwards of £1000 for a set, but can you name these cult reels?

Aero Technium
Ultegra
Navi

11) Which Kent carper founded cult bobbin and bankware outfit, Cygnet Tackle?

Mick Nolan
Micky Sly
Terry Dempsey

12) If you were around in the 1990s, you might well have wanted a presentation set of these tension arms, but do you remember what they were called?

Butt Bangers
Pozi-Loc
Quiver-Loc
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And those Quiver-Locs were made by Solar Tackle - a brand who has been making desirable fishing tackle since the 80s right through until today with the likes of their 2017 version of the Bow-Lock Landing Net and Worldwide Pod: Low Profile version.

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