Carp Blogs

Solar Tackle team member Julien Porquet

A stealthy approach and careful planning has seen Solar Tackle team member Julien Porquet land these two 35lb+ mirrors from a spot just 30ft from the bank. Targeting a gravel pit near his home in northern France Julien baited the clear area with a mixture of hemp and sweetcorn that he soaked in Solar’s Dairy

We look at a NEW type of PVA product

We saw something on facebook about a week ago, the product was something different from all the other products we see and was unique enough to peak our interest.  The product is a 'pva capsule' from a  company called PVA Fishing Tackle  There are a couple of different type of capsule which are plain, chilli

Danny Fairbrass producing bait for Gigantica

In this video you see Danny Fairbrass produce some superb bait that he is using on Gigantica.  The ingredients are from Mainline Baits and from experience we know these smell good and attract the fish.


Carp Fishing Edges is over 3-hours of exciting, entertaining and informative carp fishing footage. Featuring some of Fox's top angling consultants we visit a number of venues in the UK and in France and get our guys to share their very best edges with you. Included is an eye-opening underwater section from Rob Hughes looking

Overnighter Produces Two Thirties For Wes

Solar Tackle Team member Wesley Lagaert has two 30lb+ mirrors on a quick overnighter. Fishing between shifts at work on the Integra syndicate lake in Belgium, Wesley used Solar’s TunaMino test baits to tempt this 30lb 10oz mirror, landed in the dark, followed by this lovely 33lb 6oz mirror, which graced his net before packing