Fishing pliers are one of the most easily overlooked fishing tools. You’ll never know you need them until you’re actually there fishing. There are a lot of uses for pliers. They can cut line, pull hooks, and bend wires and a lot more. You might want to look for one single tool that can do it all. Who wants to bring a bulky toolbox on a fishing trip anyway? In this article, we will discuss the best pliers built for fishing.
These tools have a lot of components that make it perfect for fishing. It has an aluminum frame, which make it strong; it has titanium coated stainless steel jaws, which make it rust resistant; cobalt tungsten side cutters for cutting line and of course crimpers. What set this pliers apart are the patented grips. The grips feel great in the hand. Grip is important especially when you’re handling slimy fish.
The MadBite is an innovative pliers out there. It features an LED light attached to the top arm. Great for night fishing or if you just want a bit more visibility when you’re fishing. It is also made from aerospace-grade aluminum, making the MadBite durable and lightweight. And to add to that durability, all cutting parts are hardened. The LED light is waterproof as well. The MadBite is also equipped with silicone grips so that it won’t slip out of your hands.
When you’re kayak fishing you don’t want to be moving around so much looking for tools here and there. The Piscifun pliers is great for kayak fisherman because it features a spiral lanyard attached to a carabiner. Perfect for hanging to your fishing vest or your belt. The Piscifun pliers is made of anodized aluminum so fishing in saltwater wouldn’t be a problem. But that’s not all, the Piscifun pliers has perfectly replaceable parts so when a part turns dull you can just replace it.
The Booms H1 looks just like a pair of scissors but kid me not, this tool can do it all and is also easy compact and easy to carry. One great thing about this set of pliers is that it features a spring lock near the hinge so it is kept closed when you’re not using it and when you are using it can spring back open just like the other pliers on this list. Another great thing is that is it features a separate cutters, one for cutting line and one for cutting wires.
The Zitrades is another great set of pliers. Moreover, it is made from high-grade Aluminum and is lightweight and durable. It also features a coiled lanyard attached to a carabiner making it easy to attach to your vest or belt. The Zitrades can also do it all, pull hooks; cut line; split open and hold a split ring. Great for all kinds of fishing.