Category: Rigs

Fluorocarbon Leaders

Questions I had on fluorocarbon and or ‘leaders’1. Is a leader something you need when distance fishing- to make sure you don’t snap off on the cast?2. Is a leader a specialist piece of gear like the sea fishing leaders that taper? I don’t think so so far!3. Is leadcore harmful for fish?4. Why use…
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Float fishing for carp near the surface

Fishing For Carp with the Float and PelletAs the weather improves the fish come up in the water. This angling times article is ideal if you have the warmer weather bringing carp up in the water. You get an idea of how to rig the pellet.I am preferring the sound of the hair rig rather…
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Hinged Stiff Rig

Why Use a Hinged Stiff RigIn situations when there is not too much debris around (otherwise use a CHOD rig) and you want to pop up a bait off the bottom then the hinged stiff rig and the many variants you will find can be used with the advantages of:Superior hookingSafetyAnti tangleResetingConfidenceMore InfoGardner Tackle

chod rig

An Introduction to Chod Rigs How To and When To Use

Chod?Chod is a fishing term that loosely refers to debris such as fallen leaves or heavy silt and or weed on the bottom. In Autumn and into winter if you are fishing hard to the deck in chod you really are making life difficult for the carp to find your bait. Chod rigs are designed…
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