Needle Nose Pliers
These simple tools have been the headlines at the New
York Times for at least 3 weeks.
But if you want to go ice fishing...and your over 40
years old...well...you'll need these.
Let me tell you
The perfect pair
Suppose you want to switch out your ice fishing
jig...that teeny-tiny thing? The bite is hot...and you
need (with your cold hands) to remove the jig that isn't
performing and replace it with a jig that is working for
your buddy? Good luck with that!
Maybe you have another rod ready to go (in a perfect
world), but more than likely you will need to either tie
a new jig on, or you will need to unclip your existing
jig from your line. Either way, a pair of needle-nose
pliers will help. If you can, get the smaller size...one
that really has small jaws. I also use a set of locking
forceps at times, and that works well also. In fact, I
think that works better than the needle-nose pliers at
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