During the summer months Predator II can be found in the North Devon port of Ilfracombe targeting various summer species such as Bass, Tope, Pollack, Huss, Rays, Mackerel, Smouthound and Porbeagle shark. The winters are spent targeting spurdog, conger, huss and if the weather is kind some great offshore pollock action.
The Boat - 38ft Evoution
Predator II is the latest addition to the fleet. The Evolution 38 has proved a popular platform with skippers and anglers alike, with a good cruising speed and excellent seakeeping qualities she will prove a worthy addition to the Reel Deal stable. Predator II is powered by a Cummins CTA 8.3 litre diesel engine producing 430 hp and is equipped with all the latest marine electronics, a deck accessible WC and cooking facilities. Predator II is fully Licensed and insured to carry up to 12 persons + crew, 60 nautical miles from a safe haven.
Archie has crewed on Reel Deal III for several years now and has been very popular with our customers. He has worked extremely hard to gain the experience to be able to run a charter boat on his own. Over the last 12 months he has gained all his sea-going qualifications.
Company owner Dan Hawkins said "We are super proud of Archie who has worked incredibly hard to 'learn the trade' over the last few years and I'm confident he'll make a great skipper and ambassador for the Real Deal brand.