Carolin rig for bass

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Carolin rig for bass

Postby duck huntin mamou » Sun Mar 25, 2007 1:11 pm

ive been experimenting lately and was wondering how long you put your leader on a Carolina rig
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Postby cinnamonteal7 » Sun Mar 25, 2007 1:22 pm

it really depends on how much movement you want to allow for i prefer 1 foot - 2 feet
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Postby Hawk » Tue Apr 10, 2007 8:56 pm

A rule of thumb I use.
Clear water longer leaders 3-4ft. light line. wire hooks.
Stained to semi clear 2-3ft. standard equipment.
I generally used this method. I'll spool out an arm Length from the middle of my chest on stained to semi clear.
2 arms length on clear water. You may think this allot of line, but after you tie your knots. After a few fish, frayed line, or a hang up, break off.
you get the picture. It's easy to start long and go shorter than vice-versa.
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