HB Patterns

  • HB Diddly Squatts.

    A good all round sensitive design for fishing canals and commercials with light tackle and small baits such as bread punch, pinkie, and bloodworm plus as the name suggests squatts.


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  • HB Billy-Bobs

    This design is one of my own favourites. The Billy-Bob is my "does it all" float for commercial canal fishing and can be used to present a wide range of baits.


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  • HB Shindigs

    I call this one my "secret weapon" as it is so versatile. This float is a "hybrid" between a pellet float and a paste float and has been acclaimed by some as the best skimmer fishing float on the market.

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  • HB Rednecks.

    This is my first choice for general paste fishing, a float which has gained an army of fans amongst my customers.



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  • HB Critters

    A very strong float designed for fishing heavier baits such as meat and corn fished on the deck.



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  • HB Grizzlys

    As tough as its name suggests this is the float to use when fishing for those big lumps down the edge during the warmer months.


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  • HB Dweezils

    A strong innovative design for fishing at long distance on the pole although it can also be employed for those deeper than average short to middle distance lines.

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  • HB Edge Hog

    Produced in response to customer demand for a heavier margin float this tough new design is sure to find its way into many anglers tackle boxes


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  • HB Diamond

    Produced in response to customer demand for a Diamond body shaped bottom float this tough new design is sure to find favour with many anglers


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  • HB Shady Shallows (SS)

    Named after a good friend who loves his shallow fishing and designed to withstand anything that fishing shallow for carp can throw at them.


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  • HB Pikey Paste

    Designed with the help of and named after top southern paste angler Dave (Pikey) Pearson this is the float to use for fishing paste in those 18" to 3 feet deep margin swims.


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  • HB Ratcatcher One

    Have you ever wished that someone made a strong little float for fishing "up the rat holes" on the commercial Snake Lakes but which would double up as a float for fishing smaller baits up in the water ? Well here it is.

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  • HB Ratcatcher Two

    Have you ever wished that someone made a strong little float for fishing "up the rat holes" on the commercial Snake Lakes but which would double up as a float for fishing smaller baits up in the water ? Well here it is.


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  • HB Ratcatcher Three

    This is the long awaited addition to the very popular Ratcatcher family and is based on the quick setting shape of the RC2 but with a slightly larger body.




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  • F1 Guzzunders

    A super sensitive float aimed at F1 fishing with small soft pellets or maggot on the commercial Snake Lakes but equally at home fishing punch and squatts on your local canal.


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  • HB Chump

    Good quality wire stemmed floats are hard to come by but the Chump is as tough as a very sensitive wire stemmed model can get.




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  • HB Thick Chump

    This is the "big brother" of the Chump.






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  • HB F1 Wire

    This float is a little gem for those windy days where you need to constantly lift and drop baits such as small expanders and maggot when trying to catch F1's.


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  • HB AK 47's

    A very tough long tipped margin float for bigger baits.





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  • HB AK Mini Margin

    These floats have been designed with much input from top matchman and angling coach Andy Kinder (of Barnsley Blacks fame)



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  • HB Blimp

    I have often been asked to make a float of this type and it is finally here. Based on the famous Chimp style and shape but with the Hillbilly design and build treatment added for extra strength.

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  • Blimp XS

    This is the heavy duty version of the Blimp. Based on the famous Chimp style and shape but with the Hillbilly design and build treatment added for extra strength.


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  • HB Shallow Paste

    A super tough design for fishing paste up in the water.





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  • HB Sydneys,

    Originally developed for the big deep open waters encountered on the Australian "coarse" match scene this float will tackle almost any conditions here in the UK.


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  • HB Mudliners

    This little gem of a float which is just 75mm long has been specially developed to assist bait presentation when fishing the far bank of snake lakes in windy or towing


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  • HB Frosties.

    They're Gr-r-reat, well that's the feedback I have received from the three top anglers who field tested this pattern last winter.


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  • HB Immortals.

    The Immortal Range of HillBilly floats is a Line through body floats with PRT, these will be hard to kil!! "Design to Stand the Test of time"




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  • HB Olivers.

    I have often been asked to make a float of this type and it is finally here



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  • HB Swingers.

    A special design for long line fishing with the pole to islands.

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