Cheap Rod Bands!

Hair bands are good for holding made up rods together in transit. You still lose the occasional one, but they are a fraction of the price of rod /lead bands. Budgie

The More The Merrier!

Two small flasks keep your drink hotter than one large one. Steve Burke  

Lure Movement

A snap with a round end allows the lure to move freely and will often greatly increase catches. Steve Burke  

Use Your Head!

A lot of heat escapes from your head. A hat helps keeps this heat in. Steve Burke  

Layers Of Warmth

Several layers of thin clothing keep you warmer than one thick one. They're more flexible, too, if it warms up as you can always take one off. Steve Burke