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26 Oct 2017
by CARPology
This quiz will determine how much you really know about carp fishing
A big percentage of “the facts” in carp fishing is complete and utter rubbish. Take our test to find to see which ones you’ve fallen for…

1) You’ve cast out, you’ve felt the lead down and you’ve felt a lovely ‘donk’ transmitted through the rod – you’ve landed on gravel, right?

True
False

2) Carp don't eat a lot in winter, hence why we all use small PVA bags and hi-viz pop-ups during the colder months.

True
False

3) Six spods is a lot of bait..

True
False

4) Backleads pin your line down...

True
False

5) If you put your thumb in a carp's mouth, it'll stop flapping...

True
False

6) A carp can lose 30% of their weight after spawning...

True
False

7) If you catch a carp with a curtain in its mouth, you're the first to ever hook it...

True
False

8) Every lake has an illusive giant common carp...

True
False

9) Common carp have a sweet tooth...

True
False

10) Carp spook off big beds of bait...

True
False

11) When a mirror carp has a two-tone colour it's because the fish has had a stroke

True
False

12) Common carp fight harder than mirrors...

True
False

13) Carp are harder to catch in the winter months...

True
False
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One fact which always has and always will remain true in carp fishing is that Solar Tackle will make their amazing tackle right here in the UK, just like their brand-new Bow-Loc Landing Net. Here’s what we made of it…

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