OFC Nov19

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SABASS Magazine is available at tackle shops, Spar, Pick ‘n Pay, C.N.A., Exclusive Books

SA BASS has been the leading bass magazine since 2001 for everyone who loves bass fishing. In this issue:


On the cover:
“Summer colours”
Image: AdobeStock

FEATURES
Get ahead with Ned - Curtis Niedermier
Pro-level tips for maximizing success with this seemingly simple finesse rig.

Considering colour - Divan Coetzee
The purpose of this article is to help simplify colour selection, especially for beginners or folks who need reassurance.

Timber - Roger Donaldson
If there is one thing that sets the scene for the perfect bass fishing hideaway, it will be a lake full of flooded trees. Note that various types of timber structure will attract bass.

Bassing on a budget 101 - Jaco Smit
Imagine starting out as a beginner bass fisherman on a tight budget, but with some careful planning and a bit of knowledge, it can be done.

Secrets of South Africa’s Pros: Crankbaits
Fishing cranking lures are vastly different from soft plastic worms and it takes a great deal of thought preparing them properly before using these baits and then identifying when the bass are biting.

Krag-finesse hengel - Philip Kemp
Die meeste baarshengelaars het die geneigdheid om hengel in twee basiese katagorieë; naamlik finesse- en kraghengel te verdeel. Het iemand al ooit daaraan gedink om hierdie twee tegnieke te kombineer?

AM or PM? - Jay Röhm-Williams
Timing in life is everything and when it comes to getting stuck into some solid bucket mouths it’s one key factor that plays a vital role.

Interne hengel faktore - Hannes Lindeque
Wanneer dit kom by swartbaarhengel is daar verskeie faktore wat die hengelaar se sukses beïnvloed. Behalwe vir die kombinasie van hengelgerei is daar invloede binne en ook buite die water.

Midweek bassing - Jay Röhm-Williams
Ever notice how the weather seems to be absolutely ideal for bass fishing during the week and then not so great come the weekend? I’ll tell you why.

Spinnerbait In's and Out's - Roger Donaldson
The basics when choosing spinnerbaits

Micro lure challenge - Dylan Wheeler
The idea of this challenge was to put our skills to the test in the most “micro” way possible, with a very big consequence! Ten shots of a paintball gun!


TOURNAMENT NEWS
>> FLW Namibia Final - Andrew Hall
>> FLW Zimbabwe Championship - Clint Skinner

>> Cast-for-Cash report - Hannes Lindeque
>> Cast-for-Cash winning strategies

INDUSTRY NEWS
>> Gear Up

COLUMNS & DEPARTMENTS
>> My Gooi
>> Readers-go-Bassing
>> Basics for beginners

 DESTINATION
>> Bundu Bassin - Ivan Sonnekus