What kind of hook

Discussion in 'Blue Catfishing' started by Andrew Y'Barbo, Nov 8, 2008.

  1. Andrew Y'Barbo

    Andrew Y'Barbo New Member

    Messages:
    31
    State:
    Texas
    I'm new to catfishing. I bass fish alot ;I was wondering what kind of hook to use on jugs. I have used Eagle claw trot line hooks and tru turn hooks in 5/0. Any thing will help.
     
  2. catman4926

    catman4926 New Member

    Messages:
    1,602
    State:
    Texas
    Just about anything in the 4/0 and 5/0 will work
     

  3. Andrew Y'Barbo

    Andrew Y'Barbo New Member

    Messages:
    31
    State:
    Texas
    Thanks for the reply . circl or kahle
     
  4. motard1

    motard1 New Member

    Messages:
    669
    State:
    TEXAS
    Welcome to the BOC. Good to see some more TEXAS FOLKS on here. I would use a regular J hook on jugs. Or maybe a Gamakatsu Octopus 5/0-8/0. Where are you running jugs at?
     
  5. trlrman

    trlrman New Member

    Messages:
    40
    State:
    texas
    i switched to cicle hooks and am pleased with them!
     
  6. trlrman

    trlrman New Member

    Messages:
    40
    State:
    texas
    forgot to mention get as wide a gap as possible makes baiting up easy