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goldenbollox
21-01-2007, 19:04
Do you remember it! loved Cornish Cream, Black Cherry and the Fruitoll can you get it!?????????????? I know they sell a few bits....... Nut is it the same company?

Boxy
21-01-2007, 19:05
Mmmmm Black cherry.............

troughty
21-01-2007, 19:28
It's run by Des Taylor so no, it won't be the same company!

Dave_C
21-01-2007, 19:37
blimey, i remember fruitoll.....thats going back a bit
....and fruits of the forest

TEL20
21-01-2007, 19:52
Red Karpi
Strawberry Jam EA
Cream oil
bunspice

used to be based on the springwood estate Braintree Essex top baits

ulrikp
22-01-2007, 00:47
Bunspice Zest E/A
Apricot Cream E/A

Absolute winners. Wish they where still around!

Paul_the_Bailiff
22-01-2007, 07:55
The original SBS (Specialist Bait Supplies) was owned and run by Martin Kowell out of Gidea Park, Romford in the early 80's. Fella in a wheel chair, run out of his mum's house. Had a diving acident. Went round there a few times in my formative years.

Crispy
22-01-2007, 08:53
It was quality kit, I loved the Cornish Ice Cream and they did a rather good qulity Kelp Powder if I remember correctly.

Fingers
22-01-2007, 09:16
I loved eating anything with strawberyy jam EA in it! Lovely blend.

Steve_White
22-01-2007, 10:45
Used a lot of their gear - the frankfurter sausage was a classic, especially in their original ready mixed range as well as the flavour itself. The original Quest Mix was also successful for me, especially with Strawberry Jam or Apricot, mixed with Cornish Ice Cream.

Crispy
22-01-2007, 13:22
those ea flavours were superb for mixing together to come up with something a bit different. Plum was a corker.

I sometimes wonder if anyone started doing all the ingredients again such as the casiens etc in kilo bags again, through retailers, whether more people would start bait making again?

dickocharlie
22-01-2007, 15:54
strawberry jam ea was a superb flavour used to coat all my hookbaits in it ,and had some great days on it summer and winter.may still have a bottle of it in my rucksack.used to get it mail order straight from them.

Crispy
22-01-2007, 16:03
Oh yes, strawberry jam ea with a bit of cotswold milk b enhancer, on a birdfood bait, tasty or what.

RobThomo
22-01-2007, 16:44
I've still got some fruitol Mike! http://www.cemexangling.co.uk/forum/images/graemlins/wink.gif http://www.cemexangling.co.uk/forum/images/graemlins/grin.gif

slategray
22-01-2007, 18:01
You bought a ten year supply didnt you Rob????? LOL

Bunspice zest was a slayer and red carpi took a few in its time arrrr they where the days.........................

mij12345678
22-01-2007, 19:06
Strawberry jam mixed with hutch scopex mmmmmmmmmmm

Ginster
22-01-2007, 19:39
mates still got an un-opened bottle of Strawberry Jam http://www.cemexangling.co.uk/forum/images/graemlins/tongue.gif

murph
22-01-2007, 19:45
the original sbs is bond james bond http://www.cemexangling.co.uk/forum/images/graemlins/laugh.gif

DannyB
23-01-2007, 07:03
Strawberry ea The Muts Do Da'a http://www.cemexangling.co.uk/forum/images/graemlins/cool.gif http://www.cemexangling.co.uk/forum/images/graemlins/cool.gif
Still got a drop left
may well have st make some up

dinosaur_jr
23-01-2007, 18:27
Martin Kowal was a guy who really knew his stuff.

Their milk protein base mixes were really top notch, as was that Bunspice EA flavour. Very fond memories.

Does anybody know what Martin is up to these days?

And I dread to think what the quality of SBS gear is like these days.

yumbolt
24-01-2007, 09:56
squiddly diddly....

splitty65
24-01-2007, 12:22
i still got an unopened bottle of the bunspice!
slate its at mums house if you want to go old school!
£25 to you!

goldenbollox
24-01-2007, 22:36
Ive still got a Frutoll and a full bottle of Cornish cream! but it must be 15yrs since I made my own bait! Do you remember you and Pagie making all that bunspice bait then Rob! The smell used to make me starving... Think DaveB used it as well when he wasnt using peanuts cooked in Tomato soup! LOL

splitty65
26-01-2007, 11:57
good god there are far too many people on here i used to fish with! (and occatioonally still do eh slategrey)
dave B, rob t, goldenb,
eh remember me? no hints slate!

goldenbollox
26-01-2007, 16:35
Who's that then? An old Nantonian based in Surry...... at least one hint please.... Golden! (Or not so as my catch rate seeems to sudgest!)

hatter
26-01-2007, 20:23
Hi men ,
You can all give examples of stuf they did , but top of the list was " sickly butter". It was what it said on the bottle. Smelt like the aftermath of a night out on the beer . I caulght everywhere on it , used a large bottle to the last drop .

This was used with a base mix with added blue cheese powder. Double bait on the hair , second bait was richworths rum + raisen. The combo was unbeliveable .Rum + ras available still , underated , worth a look http://www.cemexangling.co.uk/forum/images/graemlins/wink.gif.

hatter

splitty65
27-01-2007, 16:39
ginger hair drives volkswagons!

goldenbollox
27-01-2007, 18:30
If thats who I think it is, then Dave say's hi! We went out for a Ruby last night as he is up saying hello........... Oh and he said you are [censored] on a short board! LOL

splitty65
28-01-2007, 10:47
[email protected] not seen me surf my new short board! lol

Edgemaster
28-01-2007, 11:09
Squiddly diddly in Tiger nuts - Summer or Winter. Took years to find an alternative as good http://www.cemexangling.co.uk/forum/images/graemlins/wink.gif

RobThomo
28-01-2007, 12:48
A up ya ginger git!

I know who slategrey is now, last one get banned did it! http://www.cemexangling.co.uk/forum/images/graemlins/wink.gif

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Do you remember you and Pagie making all that bunspice bait then Rob!

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Errr, in a word no! Not me, Kenton was a Bunspice bandit but I never touched the stuff

Don't tell me Buckarrot's on here too, i've seen Robin the Tusk about on occaision on here

goldenbollox
28-01-2007, 17:47
Errr are you on about Vin then Rob? And yes, Dave confirms it was him and Kenton! Sorry for casting aspersions on your bait!

RobThomo
28-01-2007, 18:28
I can't see Vinny fishing Frimley pit 4

splitty65
29-01-2007, 09:23
hes not! but i am!
huge learning curve! had 2 so far this year aiming for 10 next!