Originally Posted by Sudsy
When I bait fish I usually use two rods. The one I'm holding gets the fishfinder rig and is kept in freespool to let the fish run a bit before the hookset. The deadstick rod in the holder get a High/low rig with an 8 oz minimum sinker on the bottom. The big sinker is so the fish will hook himself even on an incoming hit.
In line, not offset, circle hooks only unless I'm meat fishing and the fish are being picky, light hits, then I go Gami J hooks.
my first post..transition from ice shanty. gonna tackle the stripers for first time...what is the difference between a fish finder rig and a high/low rig. how are they rigged, purpose of each ...ive been lurking a little today looks like great site...Snot Rocket