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  1. Surfcasting Central
    I want to replace the rear treble hook on some of my lures with a single hook. should I use the same size or smaller? I am looking for single hooks with hair around the base to replace the trebles. where can I find these or what are they called? I want to try to simulate a smaller...
  2. Surfcasting Central
    After over 15 years of service in ruff conditions, replaced tip guides and a split lower shaft I'm retiring my big water ugly. Willing to spend a little more. Here is my surf setups. I usualy fish Beaches and rivers around NY for Blues, Stripers and porgies ect. any advice on setups are...
  3. Boat repair issues & Shop Maintenance
    I have a 1973 Crestliner 16ft aluminum runabout and am replacing the floor. I don't want to use carpet. Two questions: 1. Should I use pressure treated plywood or marine plywood? 2. Instead of carpeting I am thinking of applying the plastic/ABS panels that you can buy from Lowes/Home Depot...
  4. Saltwater Tackle Shop
    Started using a Deadly Dick in the daytime and it works. Definitely my fav metal go-to for Stripers now. The issue is the number of lost fish with the treble. I had read that many replace it to a single hook which I am a big fan of, just didn't have any spare single hooks. I have a 3oz, what...
  5. Rods And Custom Rod Building
    Before I reunion a very nice (if not old) custom built graphite rod can someone give me some pointers in removing the old and starting to degrade from grips so that I can replace them with cork tape or something similar? I love the rods action but I hate the grips and I would be devastated is I...
  6. The Striper Forum
    I am going through my equipment getting ready for the fall run. As I have not fished much lately I noticed lots of rust on my hooks. Some more than others. I am careful to rinse all my equipment after each use and leave them out to air dry. My thinking is that perhaps I should keep them indoors...
  7. Surfcasting Central
    I'm new to the forum section. Hope this hasn't been discussed before. A question about using single siwash hooks as the trailing hooks plugs: I have read that many people suggest doing this and I have been given some plugs where this was already done. My question is about which way the hook...
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