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How To Catch & Store Live Bait While Fishing! #13668993 08/15/20 07:08 PM
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How I Catch Live Bait On Site & Keep Them Alive!

I recently tried fishing using live bait with success. So i decided to purchase new gear to replace my much older equipment & to show what i use & how to properly modify & employ it. This system is how i fish the shorelines in Hawaii. You might have to modify it for different fish species. Understanding what your targeted species feed upon is your key to success.

For a "bait sock" i use stretchable tubing. Big Vic's Bait Bags are made to order. And if some of your bait dies just use the netting as a bait bag & toss it out. Works better then a panty hose!

Luckily most aggressive local species love anything small & thrashing. The vibrations produced by the live bait will attract hungry predators. Sometimes the scent of dead bait may not be enough to entice a strike. Now if you're really gung-ho you can also chum your area. Both the vibrations & scent of food together is hard to ignore!

(I'd clip the bottom when that spring starts getting weak. When it finally rusts away just tie strap it & access the fish from the top lid).



Traveled the World diving & fishing. Became a ranked billiard player in Asia. Won a few senior bowling tournaments. I travel to the US, Australia & Europe working with museums & doing educational lectures.
Re: How To Catch & Store Live Bait While Fishing! [Re: Scuba Chris] #13669124 08/15/20 09:04 PM
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Re: How To Catch & Store Live Bait While Fishing! [Re: Scuba Chris] #13669959 08/16/20 05:56 PM
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Neat video.

Re: How To Catch & Store Live Bait While Fishing! [Re: Scuba Chris] #13671946 08/18/20 11:24 AM
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Good pointers. Thanks for sharing. woot

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