The Float Rig For Catfish: Little Tweaks Can Mean Big Success

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FacebookTwitterGoogle+Pinterest I first discovered a variation of this rig years ago whikle surf fishing on the Bolivar Peninsula on the Gulf Of Mexico for shark. I saw some guys using a fishing rig similar to this to help hold the baits up and to compensate for the massive rolling waves. Years later I was drift…

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Balloon Fishing Rig For Catfish: Suspend, Drift and More

Balloon Rig For Catfish

FacebookTwitterGoogle+Pinterest Balloon fishing has been a popular way of fishing for years. The balloon rig is commonly used by striper fishermen as well as many other freshwater and saltwater anglers for a variety of species of fish. It’s not a very well known or used rig for catching catfish among many circles. Savvy catfish anglers…

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The Fish Finder Rig: Should You Be Using It For Catfish?

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FacebookTwitterGoogle+Pinterest When I was a kid we constantly had a big stack of “catfish rigs” laying around that we’d buy at the local bait shop. We’d buy the single rigs (similar to a three way rig, but already tied) and the double rigs or “fish finder rigs” with two leaders and hooks. If we were…

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Zero Rig For Heavy Cover Catish and More [Catfish Rigs]

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FacebookTwitterGoogle+Pinterest Years ago I started using what I call a “zero rig”. The zero rig is one of the catfish rigs that’s not something you’ll use day in and day out like the slip sinker rig or santee rig. It’s more of a “tactical” rig for specific situations and presentations. The zero rig is essentially…

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Circle Hooks For Catfish: 3 Mistakes That Cost You Fish

Circle Hooks For Catfish 3 Mistakes That Cost You Fish

FacebookTwitterGoogle+Pinterest Catfish hooks are a matter of personal preference and every angler will have their own personal favorite style, size and brand of hooks. Many of these may be specific to the size or species of catfish they target, the techniques they use for catching catfish or even the time of year they’re fishing. Circle hooks…

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Bank Fishing For Catfish Tips, Plus Four Common Mistakes [Podcast Best Of]

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FacebookTwitterGoogle+Pinterest I get emails and messages from people constantly wanting more information on bank fishing for catfish (catfishing from the shore or without a catfish boat) . If you’re a catfish angler that fishes from a boat, listen to this show also because there’s still some great information in this show that will help you…

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The Best Time To Catch Catfish: Seasonal Guide

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FacebookTwitterGoogle+Pinterest What’s the best time of the year to catch catfish? Is one time of the year better as far as catching cats? This is a question we’re asked frequently by catfish anglers of all experience levels. It’s normal to question if there’s something you can do to increase your success by taking advantage of…

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