Traditional River Floats

A range of handmade floats for river fishing made to traditional designs with natural materials. All floats incorporate a whipped eye at the base.

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Crow Quill Avons

CROW QUILL AVONS

Traditional spiral whipped balsa and crow quill Avons, perfect for deep or fast flowing swims.


Slim Crow Quill Avons

SLIM CROW QUILL AVONSTraditional spiral whipped slim balsa and crow quill Avons, a traditional alternative to modern balsa floats.


Single Goose Quills

SINGLE GOOSE QUILLS

Classic spiral whipped goose quills for general trotting work. A traditional alternative to the modern stick float.


Double Goose Quills

DOUBLE GOOSE QUILLS

Spiral whipped double goose quills. Ideal for pacier swims where you need to use more shot to get the bait down to the fish. A traditional alternative to the modern balsa float.


Loafer

LOAFERA buoyant float taking approximately 4SSG for use with large baits such as bread flake in turbulent swims.


Grayling / Perch Bobbers

Bobbers

Classic bobbers for grayling and perch fishing. These floats are built with a 3mm cane stem and tip for sensitivity.


Perch Bobbers

Classic bobbers for perch fishing with a 4mm cane stem and tip.


Harcork Style Bobbers

Harcork Style Bobbers

Classic bobbers for perch fishing inspired by the iconic Harcork floats of the mid 20th century . These floats are built with a 4mm cane stem and tip.


Victorian Style Barrel Floats

Barrel Float

Inspired by Victorian style ‘barrel floats’, these quill tipped heavy trotting floats are ideal for fast water swims and are a traditional alternative to modern chubbers and large balsa floats. 


Nottingham Style Slider Floats

Traditional Nottingham style slider floats, ideal for river fishing in deep water swims. 


Roach Floats

Roach Floats

Traditional floats for light and medium trotting work on rivers.


Harcork Style Roach Floats

Harcork Style Roach Floats

Traditional floats for light and medium trotting work on rivers inspired by the iconic Harcork floats of the mid 20th century..


Quill and Cane Plugged Floats

QUILL AND CANE VICTORIAN STYLE PLUGGED FLOATS

Based on a classic Victorian design, these attractive floats can be used as an alternative to a heavy stick float or light balsa float.


Thick Reed Wagglers

THICK REED WAGGLERS

Thick reed wagglers for distance fishing and difficult conditions such as a strong upstream wind.