I have gotten emails from several customers concerned that their packages have been lost because they are late and/or tracking data shows them to have been in the Jersey City sorting facility for days.

Those packages are now moving. Most have been delivered already.

Please understand that shopping online this year has been unprecedented, and the USPS, UPS and FedEx are trying to run beyond their capacity. In the 10 years I have been shipping packages, (thousands and thousands of packages), the USPS has NEVER lost a Priority Mail package, and has lost only two or three First Class packages. Please be patient. Your packages will arrive.

At Last!

by Herb S.
(Southwest Michigan)

Today was the first time my long time fishing buddy, Marlin, and I have been able to wade our favorite warmwater stream this year. Rain, rain and more rain. Even our closest good trout stream 90 miles north has been mostly unwadeable since opening weekend the end of April.

Today was fabulous! A bit tricky wading in spots but neither of us shipped water. The 18 bluegills I caught kept the 3.5 level line on the Suntech FMX Kieryu Stiff 45 humming. A couple of the ‘gills went 6” but most were 8” with a few 7’s and a nine incher. All hit a #12 Beadhead Olive Killer Bugger and all fish were released as they always are in this stream.

I absolutely love this rod. Fishing both down and across and up and across, many of the bites were felt before the line twitched or straightened out. It’s that sensitive. What more can I say? It was a great day!

Happy fishing,

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