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#12326614 - 07/06/17 10:57 AM Dirty jigs finesse jig question
Firebassin Offline

Registered: 01/17/16
Posts: 94
Just ordered some of the Luke Claueson finesse jigs. It seems these have a much stouter hook than other finesse jigs so I'm just curious if anyone has experience with these and what line size you use. I am wanting to still keep it "finesse" but don't want to use to small of a line.

#12326629 - 07/06/17 11:14 AM Re: Dirty jigs finesse jig question [Re: Firebassin]
Chet Online   content
Extreme Angler

Registered: 02/03/06
Posts: 1508
Loc: Ft Worth
No experience with finesse jig but have used Dirty Jigs football head and swim jigs for years and love them. All have stout hooks and quality finish. Good product.

#12326651 - 07/06/17 11:35 AM Re: Dirty jigs finesse jig question [Re: Firebassin]
361V Offline
TFF Team Angler

Registered: 11/21/08
Posts: 4995
Loc: somervell county
While not true "finesse" by many standards I consider 12lb florocarbon(or even 15lb) as finesse. I'll throw smaller finesse jigs on 12lb if covers not too thick.

#12327085 - 07/06/17 05:12 PM Re: Dirty jigs finesse jig question [Re: Firebassin]
Jig-N-Spoon Offline

Registered: 04/27/04
Posts: 306
Loc: Canyon, TX
I throw it on 10-20 floro and it works well if you adjust jig weight accordingly. And you're right about the hook. Best finesse jig hook I have run into. Small enough wire for lighter line and good penetration but stout enough to handle good fish. Recessed line tie more weedless as well. Wish it came in white, 'spoon


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