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Pike Wires & Crimps
Drennan 7 Strand Trace Wire, Drennan 7 Strand Pike Wire is a woven 7 strand stainless wire with a dark bronze finish. The original extra tough ultra-reliable trace wire. Supplied on a 15m spool. The suggested crimp size for this wire is 0.75mm or 15lb 28lb Slim Crimps. 7 Stand is ideal for the twisted wire method. Drennan Slim Crimps are the st...
Designed in conjunction with Alan Scotthorne, these readymade pole rigs have been more than a year in development and individually hand tied in our own factories, so the quality is second to none!
They have been constructed to Alan Scotthorne’s precise specifications, right down to the shotting patterns. Each rig comes on a specially...
Coarse Fishing Rig Bits
A pivotal part of any anglers end tackle thanks to the ability to be used in multiple different fishing scenarios but to also help avoid those dreaded tangles! Supplied in a pack of 10 in a choice of four sizes, 18s, 14s, 11s and 9s. They are free rotating and have eyes as well as a matt finish to cover all fresh water angling situations.
The Drennan Boilie Pult has a power grip handle and is fitted with long life elastic and a pouch suitable for many different types of bait.
The Drennan Boiliepult has an extra strong frame to accomodate the extra power latex required to deliver boilies at distance.
By limiting the number of boilies in the pouch to 5 or 6 16mm baits, optimal accu...
Drennan Brass Head Bread Punches offer a massive range of sizes to choose from when bread punch fishing. This extensive range effectively covers everything from delicate roach fishing, using hooks down to a sizes 22 and 24, right through to larger carp, tench and bream on lakes or chub on rivers using the larger diameter punches with hooks up to...
Bungee Connector Beads are ideal for hollow elastic such as Drennan Carp Bungee. The combination of a semi-flexible bulbous bead and a tough nylon cone for attachment provides the ideal setup for all diameters of Drennan Carp Bungee and other tubular elastics. Connector Beads work best when used in conjunction with the correct size of PTFE Bunge...
The Drennan artificial Buoyant Casters have now accounted for an incredible number of big tench, bream and carp. They represent truly excellent value for money and are deadly when used critically balanced with both maggot feeders and Method feeders in particular!
Buoyant Casters can also be used on their own or fished with natural baits....
Drennan Buoyant Artificial Maggot, Mixed shapes and sizes available as Naturals, Fluorescents or Bloodworm Red. The three different sizes of Buoyant Maggot can be used on a wide range of hooks producing effective baits which are sinking, critically balanced or popped up. They are also effective fished in conjunction with live maggot or as com...
Drennan Carbon Feeder hooks are a micro barbed pattern, ideal for all kinds of feeder work on rivers, canals, and still waters where barbed patterns are permitted.
Chemically etched long needle point
Drennan Carbon Match hooks are a micro barbed pattern, for rivers, canals, and still waters where barbed patterns are appropriate. A versatile, lightweight hook with a strong forged shape and a long inclined point. Ideal for a wide variety of baits from chopped worm to bread flake.
Swept crystal bend
Drennan Carp Bungee Pole Elastic is a tubular, twin-walled pole elastic with a hollow core and a highly visible fluorescent outer.
It has excellent stretch and recovery properties and fish-playing characteristics, stretching out further and longer than solid latex elastic. The special Bungee Connector bead included acts as a sight bob and an eff...
Drennan Carp Feeder Hooks are a flat forged, eyed, barbless hook ideal for feeder, pole or waggler fishing for bigger fish. Perfect for hair rigging using the knotless knot.
Drennan Carp Feeder Hooks are produced in a super high carbon wire, the shape reduces the amount of missed bites and provides such a secure hook hold you'll wonder why you e...
Drennan Barbless Carp Maggot Hooks To Nylon are a stronger version of the Silverfish Maggot pattern, and also finished in a red colour.
Swept crystal bend
Chemically etched long needle point
Each pack contains 8 hooks to nylon.
Size 14 to 4lb nylon
Size 16 to 3...
Drennan Carp Match Barbless Hooks are ideal for pole or waggler fishing and a wide variety of baits from maggot to corn, meat and pellet. They are also perfect for tying up neat match style hair rigs using the knotless knot.
Produced in medium gauge super high carbon steel, Carp Match hooks have a special bend and extra long curved point to impr...
Drennan Carp Method Hooks have a double extra strong pattern using the same proven shape as the Barbless Carp Feeder. Perfect for hair rigging using the knotless knot, this design definitely hooks more carp especially when used with the method feeder.
Produced with a ground and chemically sharpened point, in super high carbon steel, even in the ...
Drennan Clip Beads slideeasily on the line, act as shock absorbers and allow quick changes of feeders, loaded floats and bombs.
Five per pack.
Available in 4mm and 6mm sizes.
Three styles of expertly tied pole rigs, each featuring our award-winning Crystal Dibber pole floats.
As with all Drennan pole rigs, Crystal Dibber Rigs are hand-tied in our own factories to our meticulous standards. Quality components are used throughout with accurately shotted floats and well-tied knots. Each rig is tied to sensible line from...
A lightweight alternative to the traditional, plastic elastic connector. These lightweight Dacron Connectors feature a braided material that is coated to ensure it is kind to both your line and the elastic.
The material is also designed to be stiff enough to help push the main line away from the pole tip, which vastly reduces the chance of wrap-...
Zigs & Floaters
Drennan Double Strength is the first Japanese hi-tech line made widely available in the UK. It offers excellent strength to diameter ratios in a wide range of breaking strains. This soft and supple, neutral tone line behaves and handles very well in a wide range of uses including as a hooklink for surface fishing.
Drennan Double Strength Fly Leader. Drennan Double Strength is half the normal thickness for its rated breaking strain. This is critical for those easily spooked fish. A very popular product perfect for zig rigging or floater fishing hooklinks.
Drennan Esox Extra Strong Pike Trebles are available in the three most effective and popular sizes 4, 6, and 8 in both barbed and semi barbed. They have a slim line eye and gunmetal metallic finish with ultra sharp, chemically etched needle point. Barbs are low profile shallow cut and the trebles are exceptionally strong and reliable. - Low pro...
Aqua F1 & Silverfish Bungee is rated 4-6, making it the ideal shock absorber for silverfish such as roach, perch and bream as well as small F1s.
This highly visible hollow core pole elastic has greater stretch than traditional solid latex. Bungee also works exceptionally well with pull bungs and the Side Pull System. A free Dacron Connector ...
Coarse Fishing Catapults
The Drennan Feederpult has stood the test of time as one of the very best catapults ever made!
The lightweight, toughened frame features extra long life elastic and a non-twist system.
Spare elastic also available.
Drennan Float Stops avoid the risk of line damage and have a variety of uses. They are ideal for trapping wagglers, or as light bomb and link leger stops. They can also act as a buffer or slim rubber bead on all sorts of rigs.
Available in Small and Medium sizes.