Category: Rigs

Dropper Loop Rig

On this tutorial we’ll learn how to make a dropper loop.  This is normally used on dropshot rigs, where the weight is on the bottom and you have one or more hooks above.  These type of rigs are best used for bottom fishing and they are effective on both saltwater and freshwater environments.  Although I…

Free-Line Rig

Free lining refers to a rig that has not hardware other than the hook.  This type of rig is used for live bait and can be very effective for top water predators like trout, snook and tarpon.  But will also work well for many other species.  The idea behind it is to not weigh down…

Snell Hook Carolina Rig

Here we have a pretty traditional rig.  This particular rig is known by several names, but I think it is most commonly known here in the US as the Carolina Rig.  I’m choosing this opportunity to also show you how to snell a hook, this is not required for this rig, but snelling is a…