Comfortable fishing and excellent conditions for all of its participants are ensured by simple and quick preparation. The efficiency of fishing increases significantly when using an echo sounder. You can experiment and discover new tools to maximize convenience and make your fishing more successful.
Take your fish finder with you
The efficiency of fishing grows exponentially when using this device. Usually fishermen rely on their own intuition to find a place for a normal catch. But at the same time, you can buy an echo sounder for fishing to explore the space under the water layer.
Typically, this device has the following advantages:
- the possibility of fishing from a boat;
- exploration of unfamiliar bodies of water on site;
- coverage of a large area;
- saving time.
Although in order to obtain a clear and accurate picture of the bottom, it is still worth paying a lot of attention to decrypting the data. To do this, you should study the instruction manual for your particular model. You can find echo sounders on the OLX service, where purchase offers are constantly updated.
When looking for an echo sounder, it is advisable to rely on the types of attachments to the boat, the size of the display and the way information is displayed. The types of sensors are also important – they most often determine the availability of additional functions and capabilities of the device.
Choose specific dates and times
First of all, when planning fishing, you need to check for the legality of some of its aspects.
- make sure there are no restrictions on a specific body of water;
- no seasonal fishing ban;
- the time of catching certain species is also limited (for example, crustaceans cannot be caught at night).
In the summer sunshine, the chances of a normal catch are reduced. The only option is bottom rods. If you have a float rod, it is better to go fishing in the morning or evening. Sometimes night fishing can be quite effective. For example, pike perch is active in the dark.
If you are walking on a river, study the direction of the wind. In general, the weather forecast can predict the effectiveness of fishing. For example, fish do not tolerate changes in atmospheric pressure.