snelled hooks when should i set it?

Discussion in 'All Catfishing' started by tomcat85, Sep 16, 2006.

  1. tomcat85

    tomcat85 New Member

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    should i set it when ny line is budging a bit or wait till i get that huge hit. i usually miss though when i get that big hit. idk why
     
  2. laidbck111

    laidbck111 New Member

    What size hook and type of hook do you have snelled?
     

  3. tomcat85

    tomcat85 New Member

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    size 1 and its a set of eagle claw i bought at wally world.
     
  4. laidbck111

    laidbck111 New Member

    If you tight line leave a little slack in the line and watch the line when it jumps get ready as the fish pulls it tight set the hook.
     
  5. tomcat85

    tomcat85 New Member

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    awesome thanks for the tips. much appreciated too bad you didnt live in pa we could go fish! haha see ya man
     
  6. dwreel

    dwreel New Member

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    Snelled or not snelled, don't make any difference.
     
  7. huntduck

    huntduck New Member

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    That's right !! Only remember on another post you were talking about circle
    hooks.Don't set them let the fish load the rod then reel em in.