1– Costa – BDs Fathers Day Wish List
Costa continues its tradition of creating the most fully functional fishing glasses with its latest style, the Cortez. Built for fishermen, these frames offer innovative features like the linear venting system, which allows air in to prevent fogging, while the wrap-around frame keeps the light out. The temple tips have open slots so that you can easily attach a retainer cord. Of course these frames hold Costa’s premium lenses with 580 technology that selectively filters out the harmful UV blue light and harsh yellow elements for enhanced contrast and definition, while cutting down glare and eye fatigue.
So help Dad see more fish with a new pair of Costa sunglasses. Looks, fit and function make Costa glasses the total package.
Protect Dad from the elements by giving him AFTCO’s new Samurai Hooded Long Sleeve Sun Shirt. Built for hot weather, these shirts are made of 100% polyester, moisture-wicking performance fabrics that block 98% of the harmful UV rays of the sun. The hood protects your head and neck from the sun and helps with the bugs too.
Check out the AFTCO site for more details.
3- Penn Fathom LD2
Give Dad the advantage that comes with Penn’s new Fathom Lever Drag reels in both single and two-speed versions. The Fathom LD and LD2 come in various sizes to fit any angler’s needs. The adjustable lever drag ranges from free spool to 40-pounds of fish catching power. Built tough and light, the Fathom’s die-cast, all-aluminum frame offers the benefits of a fully machined reel at a fraction of the investment.
Check them out and make Dad’s day.
4- Shimano Torium
Shimano offers Dad two new products that have recently come on the market. The new Torium Star Drag reels are built on a new smaller, lighter reel platform that emphasizes strength, fish-fighting power and corrosion resistance. These high-speed reels feature a 6.2:1 gear ratio and come in 16HG, 20HG and 30HG size models. Smooth drags and A-RB anti-rust bearings complement the new improved corrosion resistant frames and will make this a reel that Dad will have forever.
See Shimano‘s website for more details.
5- PowerPro Maxcuatro
Let Dad spool up his new reels with PowerPro’s newest Maxcuatro braid. Featuring a new Spectra High Tenacity fiber from Honeywell. This new Spectra HT is 25% thinner than other braids of equal strength and offers more abrasion resistance and sensitivity than previous braided lines. It comes in a Moss Green and High-Vis Yellow in 50-, 65-, 80-, and 100-pound test. Improved casting, more capacity and lower visibility are just a few of the benefits Dad can enjoy with the new Maxcuatro braid from PowerPro.
6- Okuma Water Wolf Camera
All Dads love a good gadget, and the Okuma Water Wolf HD video camera will be one of his favorites. This first of its kind HD video camera is very small and can be run in front of your bait or lure to record the action when a fish strikes. This amazing camera can record four hours of 720p HD video up to 300-feet underwater. It can be trolled on your fishing line or suspended from a float or bottom rig.
Dad can prove his fishing stories are true with the new Okuma Water Wolf camera.
7- Cousins Rail Rods
Does your Dad like to chase long range tuna? Treat him to one of Cousins Tackle’s newest Rail Rod version of their graphite composite offshore rods. These premium rods are proudly made in the USA and feature the strength, action and design to land big fish, like cow yellowfin tuna.
Help your Dad be a hero with one of Cousins latest offerings.
8- SPY Optic
Make your Dad happy, literally with the new Angler Happy Lens from Spy Optic. These unique glasses are built to block out the harmful rays of the sun allowing the beneficial waves of blue light that are reported to make a person feel better or happy.
With a wide array of styles and colors, the happy lens from Spy Optics will do just that for your Dad.
9- Huk Gear
Everyone wants a cool Dad, so help yours be cool with the long sleeve raglan crew neck performance shirt from Huk. Huk’s premium blend of durable Poly knit with moisture transport will keep you cool, yet covered from the harmful rays of the sun. Anti-microbial, comfort with added stain release will keep Dad looking and feeling good.
Visit Huk’s website to learn more and see the many colors and styles.
Once you get Dad all of this cool gear, he is going to need something to put it in to keep it protected and dry. The Mustad Dry Boat Bag is the tool for the job and features a body of waterproof PVC and a hard bottom for the protection of your gear.
Check it out on at Melton’s International Tackle.
11- Accurate Reels
Go all out and make Dad’s day with a new offshore reel from Accurate. Whether it’s calico bass, yellowtail, white seabass, or chasing pelagics offshore, there is a size available for the job. The Fury is a single drag reel that offers a lot of power in a small frame and is backed by a 2-year Free Service Program. These reels are made in the USA and are offered in single and 2-speed models. All reels are available in both left and right hand retrieve.
Check out the Accurate site for all the details.