Hogy — striped bass

Monster Striper Tips - New Weighted Tubes

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NEW: WEIGHTED PERFECT TUBES As we creep into the mid-summer striper bite, Tube and Worm Trolling will become increasingly productive for boat and kayak anglers searching for scattered bass in deep water. We've added an upgraded dual-weighted frame to our popular Perfect Tube lineup. All colors are now available in the 3.5oz 19inch and 5oz 24inch frames. These dual-weighted frames are evenly balanced for a horizontal drop and are ideal for fishing deepwater and fast current, or for shallow water anglers opting to troll with a braided line instead of wire or lead core outfits.   TIPS FROM THE PROS ...

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Fishing the Rips for Stripers with Epoxy Jigs

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Captain Mike Hogan and Capt. Shaun Ruge show us how to properly locate stripers feeding along Monomoy Rips using the SI Epoxy Jig and SE Barbarian Eels. Gear List: Rod: Medium action 7' M St. Croix Rod Reel: Shimano Saragosa 5000 Line: 30lb PowerPro braid Leader: 30lb fluorocarbon leader tied via double uni knot.

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Jigging Nantucket Sound Rips with Lead Core

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Capt. Mike Hogan shares his longtime favorite lead core technique - jigging lightly weighted Hogy Originals on Lead Core for Stripers in rips. Gear List Rod: 5' 6" 15-30lb Class Stand Up Tuna Rod from Bass Pro Reel: Avet JX 6:1 Line: 27lb Tuf-Line MicroLead Lead Core Leader: 40lb Fluorocarbon

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Deep Water Stripers in the Fog

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Captain Mike Hogan and Capt. Terry Nugent of Riptide Charters show us how to locate and catch blitzing bass on SE Barbarian Eels in the fog using Raymarine Chartplotters & Radar. Gear List: Rod: Medium action 7' M St. Croix Rod Reel: Shimano Saragosa 5000 Line: 30lb PowerPro braid Leader: 30lb fluorocarbon leader tied via double uni knot.

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Epoxy Jig Techniques for Big Striped Bass

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Capt. Mike Hogan fished with Capt. Terry Nugent while targeting stripers feeding on schools of oceanic herring in Cape Cod Bay. Gear List: Rod: Medium action 7' M St. Croix Rod Reel: Shimano Saragosa 5000 Line: 30lb PowerPro braid Leader: 30lb fluorocarbon leader tied via double uni knot.

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