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#12776066 - 05/31/18 08:40 PM BIG worms
txfour Offline
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Registered: 04/07/08
Posts: 10219
Loc: Jack County
How do you guys fish the big 10"+ worms? Texas, Carolina??? Just one hook?

Spill the beans...
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#12776076 - 05/31/18 08:52 PM Re: BIG worms [Re: txfour]
aggieman775 Offline
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Registered: 04/27/15
Posts: 101
I rarely use 10 inch. I use a 12 inch powerworm and Texas rig it.
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#12776079 - 05/31/18 08:53 PM Re: BIG worms [Re: txfour]
361V Offline
TFF Team Angler

Registered: 11/21/08
Posts: 4996
Loc: somervell county
My favorite "big worm" are 10" or 12" Berkley Power Worms and 10-1/2"Zoom Ol' Monster or 12" Ol' Monster Magnium. I fish them all with a 5/0 EWG Grammakatsu hook. The weight size is relative to the wind or depth fished. As light as 3/16oz to 3/4oz......Texas rigged.
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#12776082 - 05/31/18 08:55 PM Re: BIG worms [Re: txfour]
Minner Bucket Online   content
Extreme Angler

Registered: 09/13/11
Posts: 1143
Loc: San Antonio
Tx Rig

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#12776083 - 05/31/18 08:55 PM Re: BIG worms [Re: txfour]
stratos caster Offline
Outdoorsman

Registered: 07/08/06
Posts: 207
Loc: whiteoak,tx
Tx or C rig and 1 hook.

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#12776099 - 05/31/18 09:09 PM Re: BIG worms [Re: txfour]
NickHasty Offline
Extreme Angler

Registered: 12/11/11
Posts: 1392
Loc: Yankee Land U.S.A
Whatever sized weight, usually about 3/8.

I prefer a 5/0 or 6/0 worm hook, but not the ewg.

http://www.tacklewarehouse.com/Owner_Offset_Shank_Worm_Hooks/Des page-OOSW.html

Texas rigged.

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#12776105 - 05/31/18 09:18 PM Re: BIG worms [Re: txfour]
GROD Offline
Extreme Angler

Registered: 09/12/10
Posts: 1639
Loc: Eagle Mountain
20lb flouro, size 6 Mag hook, and weight/bead (tungsten non-painted) depends on depth and wind. TX Rig / Bubba Shot

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#12776107 - 05/31/18 09:19 PM Re: BIG worms [Re: txfour]
ko bass attack 27 Offline
TFF Celebrity

Registered: 01/05/12
Posts: 9069
Loc: Fritch, Tx. - Alba, Tx.
I like a 10 or 12" Berkley power worm in Blue fleck or Red Shad, I will also use a LFT 10" or Zoom Ol'Monsrers all Tx. Rigged with 1/4 oz. Tungsten on a 5/0 round bend offset shank Gamakatsu.

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#12776129 - 05/31/18 09:31 PM Re: BIG worms [Re: txfour]
Taylored Offline
Angler

Registered: 04/30/10
Posts: 253
Loc: Alvarado, Tx
5/0 hook trig and weight depends on wind and situation.

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#12776140 - 05/31/18 09:44 PM Re: BIG worms [Re: txfour]
SAKS Offline
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Registered: 07/23/14
Posts: 1049
Either trig with EWG or mag shakyhead for me. Weight depends on wind.

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#12776183 - 05/31/18 10:23 PM Re: BIG worms [Re: txfour]
Kens3313 Offline
Extreme Angler

Registered: 11/14/05
Posts: 2387
Loc: Conroe, TX
Yall use the big bull worm much?
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#12776207 - 05/31/18 10:46 PM Re: BIG worms [Re: txfour]
Fish Killer Offline
Big Sexy

Registered: 12/11/04
Posts: 25869
Loc: Weatherford
I prefer a 5/0 straight shank like an owner jungle hook
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#12776209 - 05/31/18 10:53 PM Re: BIG worms [Re: txfour]
Clint H. Offline
Outdoorsman

Registered: 04/23/16
Posts: 169
Loc: N.E. Texas
Yes
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#12776326 - 06/01/18 07:17 AM Re: BIG worms [Re: txfour]
kscatman76 Offline
Extreme Angler

Registered: 05/08/12
Posts: 2285
Loc: Kansas
I really prefer them on my magnum stand up heads I make. I like 10inch blue fleck power worms and zoom old monsters in plum apple.

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#12776338 - 06/01/18 07:36 AM Re: BIG worms [Re: Kens3313]
Shallow Waters Offline
Pro Angler

Registered: 01/03/17
Posts: 530
Originally Posted By: Kens3313
Yall use the big bull worm much?


I use a Bull Worm all the time, it is probably my preferred c-rig plastic right now and I will throw it on a magnum shakey head as well.

As for the other 10" worms, I use a power worm or Zoom Ol'monster a lot, T-rigged, typically about a 1/2oz tungsten, 6/0 owner twistlock - http://www.tacklewarehouse.com/Owner_TwistLock_Open_Gap_Centering_Pin_Hook/descpage-OTLC.html - and just slow drag it on the bottom. I typically use the 1/2oz weight to make sure I keep bottom contact. I tend to throw it on points or ledges, not necessarily around heavy cover. If I am around a lot of cover I will stick to something more straight tailed and if I want the 10" size then I will put the bull worm on, I think the big ribbon tails on the other worms will hang up more often and you will have a tailless worm most of the day.

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