Yellow Bird planers are some of the best planer boards available. Here are some reasons why you might like them.
The Original Planer Board – Yellow Bird introduced the concept back in 1970. Since that very first planer board, charter captains, professional fishermen and plenty of regular fishing enthusiasts has helped develop the Yellow Bird planer board into a formidable fish catching tool, through their insight and feedback.
The Size – the Yellow Bird planer board is quite compact. Ready to fit into any tackle box.
The Color – These planer boards are bright yellow and easy to see in the water. This has the advantage that they are easily spotted and other boats or fishermen are less likely to cross your line.
The Material – Made of a compact foam, Yellow Bird planer boards are a perfect combination of buoyant, compact and heavy to carry a good deal of weight and cut through water without being bulky or cumbersome.
Price – Yellow Bird planer boards are also affordable for fishermen on a budget. Around $20 gets you a single port or starboard planer board and the price goes up from there topping out at around $70 for The Big Bird (Large Planer Board) Port & Starboard Combo Pro Pack.
Night Fishing – What if you wanted to fish at night and was worried that nobody (including yourself) woud be able to see the planer board? Not to worry. Yellow Bird has introduced the worlds first glow-in-the-dark planer board: The Glow Bird.