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#12352405 - 07/21/17 07:34 PM Check out this rig
Catfanman Offline
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Registered: 04/15/17
Posts: 81
Iam going to use this rig next time I go catfishing because I can put up to 3 hooks on it and because is made with materials I already have what do y'all think about it

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#12352593 - 07/21/17 09:49 PM Re: Check out this rig [Re: Catfanman]
WillieRip Offline
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Registered: 01/05/15
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Well, let's see what the fish think. They're the ones you have to impress.
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#12352602 - 07/21/17 09:55 PM Re: Check out this rig [Re: WillieRip]
Catfanman Offline
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Registered: 04/15/17
Posts: 81
Good point

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#12353531 - 07/22/17 05:53 PM Re: Check out this rig [Re: Catfanman]
BrianTx01 Offline
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Registered: 04/13/09
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I am personally not a fan of snap swivels for hooks.
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#12353635 - 07/22/17 07:21 PM Re: Check out this rig [Re: Catfanman]
SARG Offline
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Registered: 04/01/17
Posts: 395
Loc: Texas
Looks like a hardware store

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#12354572 - 07/23/17 03:16 PM Re: Check out this rig [Re: Catfanman]
catcrew68 Offline
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Registered: 05/27/16
Posts: 28
Then I could catch three turtles!

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#12354675 - 07/23/17 04:39 PM Re: Check out this rig [Re: Catfanman]
mjmetro0719 Offline
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Registered: 10/25/02
Posts: 3930
Loc: saginaw,tx
personally I like to keep things simple without overthinking rig options. I use a santee cooper rig, three way rig and slip cork rig, if I cant catch fish on any of those three then it was not my day. the important thing is the bait that you are using to get the fish to bite. your rig will get a bite if you are using the right bait but if you are lucky to get a nice fish on and you are fishing where there is structure whether it is rocks, logs, brush or heavy weeds then you have increased your chances of getting hung up and broken off and losing all that tackle. give it a shot and if it works for you then good for you, sometimes you have to figure things out using trial and error. good luck to you and hope you can get some good fish.
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#12354764 - 07/23/17 06:03 PM Re: Check out this rig [Re: Catfanman]
Caribou Offline
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Registered: 05/20/11
Posts: 21211
Loc: Watauga, TX
Looks like it's 3 times as likely to get hung up and end up on the bottom of the lake. You already have mono, swivels, hooks, and sinkers. You already have what you need to make usable rigs. Don't over think it.
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#12354784 - 07/23/17 06:17 PM Re: Check out this rig [Re: Catfanman]
jackiekennedyfishingguide Offline
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Registered: 06/20/02
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Loc: Cedar Creek Lake
Rube Goldberg would really like it!
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#12355025 - 07/23/17 09:39 PM Re: Check out this rig [Re: Catfanman]
Catfanman Offline
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Registered: 04/15/17
Posts: 81
How's this y'all is this better?

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#12355083 - 07/23/17 10:21 PM Re: Check out this rig [Re: Catfanman]
KQT Offline
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Registered: 06/21/08
Posts: 929
Loc: Dallas and Port A
Looks good. Just an idea, I might try putting a float on the last snap swivel to float the baits off the bottom.
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#12355106 - 07/23/17 10:38 PM Re: Check out this rig [Re: Catfanman]
Caribou Offline
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Registered: 05/20/11
Posts: 21211
Loc: Watauga, TX
Originally Posted By: Catfanman
How's this y'all is this better?


Got yourself a catfish rig there. If you have trouble hooking up, you might ditch the snap swivel and learn to smell your hooks. Let us know.
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#12355262 - 07/24/17 06:55 AM Re: Check out this rig [Re: Catfanman]
Catfanman Offline
Outdoorsman

Registered: 04/15/17
Posts: 81
OK I will

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#12355310 - 07/24/17 07:30 AM Re: Check out this rig [Re: Caribou]
Nickbyrd Offline
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Registered: 06/15/16
Posts: 1126
Loc: Alvarado tx
Originally Posted By: Caribou
Originally Posted By: Catfanman
How's this y'all is this better?


Got yourself a catfish rig there. If you have trouble hooking up, you might ditch the snap swivel and learn to smell your hooks. Let us know.

When you smell your hooks don't put them too close to your nose tho might end up with a new piercing roflmao

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#12355648 - 07/24/17 11:36 AM Re: Check out this rig [Re: Nickbyrd]
Caribou Offline
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Registered: 05/20/11
Posts: 21211
Loc: Watauga, TX
Originally Posted By: Nickbyrd
Originally Posted By: Caribou
Originally Posted By: Catfanman
How's this y'all is this better?


Got yourself a catfish rig there. If you have trouble hooking up, you might ditch the snap swivel and learn to smell your hooks. Let us know.

When you smell your hooks don't put them too close to your nose tho might end up with a new piercing roflmao


Ha! A good hook is a smelly hook.

That obviously should have said snell**
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