Aaron Martens

Trimming jig and spinnerbait skirts

Jul 26, 2012

Do you trim your jig or spinnerbait skirts? If you don't, you might be costing yourself fish.

Tying a Double Uni knot

Jun 28, 2012

I use the Double Uni slip knot almost 100% of the time while drop shotting.

Tying a Uni knot

Jun 21, 2012

Aaron Martens shows you how to tie one of the strongest knots an angler can use, the Uni slip knot, more commonly referred to as a Uni knot.

The sun is the enemy — protect yourself

Jun 1, 2012

"Getting a little sun" can be a dangerous proposition if you're not prepared.

Breaking down a new lake

May 18, 2012

Fishing new water can be tough, but there are shortcuts to success.

My mid-season report card

May 10, 2012

Since we're at the halfway point in the season, I figured I'd break down my year so far and give you some insight to what's gone right and what's gone wrong.

How to add an insert to tungsten weights

Apr 25, 2012

Since its introduction to the fishing market, anglers everywhere have found Tungsten weights to be a far superior product to their lead-based predecessors. Aaron Martens describes how to add a shrink tube insert into any Tungsten weight.

5 reasons to use a braid to Fluorocarbon setup

Apr 12, 2012

Your braid needs a fluorocarbon leader. Here' why.

Adding a bait holder to any hook

Mar 30, 2012

Bait holders on a hook can save you fish, time and money. Let Aaron Martens, the Tackle Doctor, show you how to add a bait holder to any hook.

Tying an Albright knot

Mar 22, 2012

The question I get asked more than any other is how I tie my leader line to my main braided line. Well, here's how...