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Best hook/rig for striped bass

Old 07-14-2014, 08:43 AM
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Default Best hook/rig for striped bass

Looking to create my own rigs vs. spending the money for the pre-set ones.....there is a huge savings in doing so. Curious what the census is on "the best" all around hook for stripers, as well as what leader, swivel and fish finder you are using.

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Old 07-14-2014, 10:05 AM
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Start with this, freshwater or salt, what are the regs where you are/white size fish are you targeting?
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Old 07-14-2014, 10:37 AM
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Stripers and eels - egg sinker above swivel. Weight as needed to stay near
Bottom. 100# power swivel with 6' 40# fluoro and 6/0 gamma circle. Retire hook as needed until leader <3' or 4'. I am careful to spin a hook in the egg sinker to be sure no sharp edges.
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