Rig trolling mackerel and squid as single baits, daisy chain and spreader bar rigs, learn how to rig and prepare live baits and chunk baits. Special attention is paid to crimping tips, hook choices, and knots. 55 min.
Bluefin tuna typically begin showing up in New England waters in the months of June and July.
Rigging Baits for Giant Bluefin Tuna features Captain Greg Metcalf and Captain Cal Robinson in a demonstration on the how-to?s of rigging for Bluefin tuna. This program takes you from the rigging tools and equipment required from hook selection, hook connections, knots, crimping tips and much more.
Special footage shows how to put spreader bars and daisy chains in the trolling pattern and how they should look to fool tuna. The how-to footage is supplemented with dynamic action shots and actual on-the-water bait fishing methods.
Teaches how to get live baits, how to handle fresh baits for trolling and chunking, rigging and fishing artificial squids. You?ll learn how to rig swimming mackerel, daisy chain mackerel, spreader bar mackerel and squid, chunk baits and life baits. Special attention is paid to crimping tips, hook choices and knots.
A great companion to Fishing for Giant Bluefin.
If you are serious about fishing for medium and giant bluefin tuna, this program is the ideal companion to learn the essential ways to rig baits of all types.
Rigging & Trolling
Live Baits & Chunk Baits
Rod & Line
Bait & Tackle
Hooks & Knots