Minimum Tackle Statement

All members of the NDPC will be expected to abide by these standards to help preserve the pike stocks on the Broads.

All members will use/have available when pike fishing while using the club facilities:

  • 42” triangular or 30” round landing net with knotless mesh.
  • A large unhooking mat (39”x19” minimum) or a device similar to the ‘sladle’.
  • 10” long forceps or pliers
  • 10” hook cutters
  • Recommended as a minimum that 15lb monofilament line or 30lb braid (45lb is better) is used.
  • 18” wire trace of at least 28lb breaking strain is used.

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