Q&A — Jigging

Q&A: Best Lures for a Norwegian Fishing Trip

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QUESTION:  I am scheduled to meet my friends for a fishing trip in Norway in August. We will fish the fjords for cod, haddock, pollock, ling cod, herring etc. I need help with rigging, and lures to purchase for my trip. I have limited knowledge of what to purchase. Any help would be most appreciated. Thanks. ANSWER: Thank you for reaching out to us. We appreciate your interest very much.We’ve had a lot of product R&D in Norway over the past few years. You’ll be primarily jigging in deep water (90′-300′) with moderate to heavy current. This requires heavy lures...

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Q&A: Top Hogy Lures for Fishing Chesapeake Bay

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QUESTION: Hello,I’ve seen some of your lures on Youtube and I like what I saw. I fish the Upper Chesapeake bay starting in April for stripers and will fish it summer and fall. What would you recommend from you line and technique to use? I’ve got the 10 ” floating original bone color. Which jig head should I use? And I also have the 7″ white — which head should I use? Thanks in advance,Fred ANSWER: Fred, Thanks so much for reaching out to us. We appreciate your business very much. These are the hooks you’ll need. 10inch Hogy Original...

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Q&A: Best Ling Cod Lures for Monterey Bay, CA

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QUESTION: Hello! I was wondering if you could suggest some size and color combos for Lingcod and Halibut fishing out of Santa Cruz California in the Monterey Bay? Thanks! ANSWER: Thanks for reaching out to us. We appreciate your interest very much. We have some excellent applications for Ling Cod and Halibut Jigging. One of our most popular and productive techniques is to jig the 9″ HDUV Eel tail in black pearl or bubblegum and bottom bounce using an appropriately weighted 10/0 Barbarian Jig Head. These baits are most productive when bounced in close proximity to the bottom. Another excellent bait is...

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Q&A: Setting Up a Shimano Saragosa 2000 for Bluefin Tuna

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QUESTION Hi Mike, My name is Jackson and my dad and I met you at the Castafari Seminar. I am here to ask you a couple of questions on casting for bluefin. 1. I just got a new combo a 20000 saragossa on a 7’8” terez rod by Shimano and wondering what should I get it laced up with meaning braid, or mono and how much pound test should I get on it and what type of line brand? (Shimano recommended Power Pro). 2. What leader should I tie when going casting/jigging for BFT? 3. What lures should I use...

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