Plano’s new Kayak V-Crate
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PLANO TO DEBUT 18 EXCITING NEW TACKLE STORAGE PRODUCTS FOR 2018 AT THIS WEEK’S ICAST SHOW
Plano, IL (July 11, 2017) – Plano invented the first molded plastic tackle box in 1952. The pioneers of tackle management have dominated the category they created in the 65 years since – engineering and building innovative tackle storage solutions that help anglers protect their passion and focus on the simple joys of fishing. No matter where or how you fish, Plano products make sure you can fish clean.
Plano’s 65-year legacy spans generations, and will shine brightly this week at the 2017 International Convention of Allied Sport Fishing Trades (ICAST) show in Orlando, where the undisputed leaders of tackle storage will debut 18 distinct new tackle management products for 2018. Here’s a sneak peek at two of them.
Plano Kayak V-Crate
One of two all-new kayak tackle storage solutions from Plano for 2018, the first-of-its-kind Kayak V-Crate takes ‘yak-friendly waterproof tackle storage to the ultimate level. The sleek and unobtrusive two-piece design securely stores and protects fishing tackle in a unique V-shape that makes accessing essential tackle items from the cockpit easier than ever. Each angled tackle storage bay securely holds two large 3700-size StowAway® tackle trays. The V-Crate’s top module also provides ample space for an assortment of larger items in its open bulk storage bin.
The compact V-Crate is built on an elevated base, which offers true waterproof storage. The top module is hinged and can be tilted back for improved clearance or removed completely. The super versatile V-Crate also features a side rail system that allows for easy attachment of accessories, including rod holders.
MSRP is $119.99.
Plano KVD 3600 Signature Tackle Bag
Like millions of other anglers, bass phenom Kevin Van Dam relies on Plano to keep his fishing gear protected and well organized – at home, in the truck and on the water. And for 2018, Plano’s new KVD 3600 Signature Tackle Bag packs all-new levels of KVD-grade performance and efficiency.
The KVD 3600 Signature Tackle Bag defies rain and spray with an innovative molded top and base, along with a water-resistant protective TPE coating. Elevated rubber feet on the waterproof base keep the bag firmly planted and above wet surfaces. Its Utili-TackleTM Rail System includes 34 accessory attachment points, plus tie-down slots. The molded top holds a 3600-size StowAway® secured by an elastic bungee for immediate access to hot baits, while up to four additional StowAways® fit inside the main compartment. A waterproof zippered pocket is specifically sized for phones and wallets. Additional upgrades include MOLLE attachment points, an integrated tool pocket and a bright red interior for improved visibility in low light conditions. A larger 3700 size is also available.
MSRP for the he KVD 3600 Signature Tackle Bag is $99.99.
Media members attending ICAST this week can take a closer look at the one-of-a-kind Plano Kayak V-Crate and all-new Plano KVD 3600 Signature Tackle Bag at tomorrow night’s New Product Showcase Reception, sponsored by Fishing Tackle Retailer. Of course, all of Plano’s exciting new products for 2018 will be on display Wednesday through Friday in the Plano booth (booth #3357, West Hall Level 2). Please stop by and ask for media representative, Jay Anglin.
Plano’s new KVD 3600 Signature Tackle Bag features contemporary, customized pockets.
Plano: Original Fishing Gear, Since 1952
Owning Plano® quality is a tradition that began when the company created the first-ever molded plastic tackle box in 1952. Since then, the Plano brand has found its way into the hearts and hands of four generations. There are many reasons why anglers choose Plano, including quality, variety-of-style, performance and innovation, but our favorite is “It’s what my dad always used.” Learn more at www.planomolding.com.