Tying Simple Fishing Rigs

Being able to tie a simple dropper rig like this one is an important fishing skill.

The job of tying droppers is made easier if you clamp an upturned screwdriver in a bench top vice. How to tie fishing rigs Tying droppers in monofilament fishing line to form a sprat, surfcasting, or boat fishing rig is an important skill for any angler to learn. Just follow a few easy steps and with a bit of practice you’ll be proficient in More...

by Allan Burgess | Published 5 days ago
Two hook sea-run trout rig instructions.
By Allan Burgess On Friday, March 13th, 2015

Two Hook Rigs for Sea-run Trout, Salmon and Kahawai

I use these cardboard cores and wrap 4 rigs (minus the leads) around each holding them in place with rubber bands. Then I place them in a small zip-lock plastic bags. This allows me to carry a dozen or so ready More...