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#11778805 - 08/15/16 05:35 PM Hook change on bomber lure
catdub Offline
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Registered: 05/10/13
Posts: 146
Loc: cleburne tx
I changed the hooks on this lure by taking off the factory hooks and putting number 4 2x treble hooks on it do y'all think this will work better for trolling for sand bass because I was told the hooks May be too big. What do y'all think?


Edited by catdub (08/16/16 05:12 PM)

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#11780763 - 08/16/16 07:08 PM Re: Hook change on bomber lure [Re: catdub]
chrisc/striper express guide service Offline
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Registered: 03/12/07
Posts: 2442
Loc: TEXOMA
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#11783695 - 08/18/16 07:48 AM Re: Hook change on bomber lure [Re: catdub]
fishslayer74 Offline
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Registered: 04/03/09
Posts: 26
Loc: Stephenville,tx
I take the front hook off and tie a 2' leader with a chrome pet spoon trailing it.

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#11787658 - 08/20/16 11:54 AM Re: Hook change on bomber lure [Re: catdub]
PKfishin Offline
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Registered: 09/28/12
Posts: 2248
Loc: Texas
You may not need it for sand bass but you will for Stripers. Stripers will quite often bend those soft bomber hooks and sometimes take the split ring with it. I have a box full of bent bomber hooks.




I've seen them do a number on umbrella rigs too. I got one striper in on this rig but had multiples hit it and pull off.



Be careful about those Premium hooks. They are so sharp they will go into you right up to the hilt with the slightest pressure. No fun and can be expensive if you can't pull them out by yourself.

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#11791908 - 08/22/16 11:21 PM Re: Hook change on bomber lure [Re: catdub]
Hog Jaw Offline
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Registered: 06/09/08
Posts: 1521
Loc: The Great State of Texas
Oh yea , them hooks are plenty sharp

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