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Frabill Tackle Pack/Hand Muff

The sun sinks towards the treetops as a stiff north wind drives wisps of snow over the surface of the ice. The warming rays are gone; replaced by long shadows. So are the other anglers, bowing out of the game late in the 4th quarter, lured by the promise of hot food and a cushy recliner. But not you. You’ve been waiting all afternoon for the magic hour when the bull ‘gills get silly. That pot of chili can wait. You’re putting fish on the ice; hole hopping in comfort with your new Frabill Tackle Pack/Hand Muff. Staying warm on the ice starts with effective layering – quality outerwear and good socks and boots – but it ends with the Frabill ...
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Tambaqui Fish Species Information

Scientific Fish Name: Colossoma macropomum
Other Fish Species Names: Pacu, Black pacu, Black-finned pacu, Giant pacu, Cachama and Gamitana
Regions Fished: South America
World Record:
Common Tackle:
Additional Information:

The tambaqui is the largest characin of South America. The tambaqui is found in the Amazon and Orinoco basins in its wild form. However, its pisciculture form largely distributed in South America.


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