Re: More LC 13 Questions


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Posted by Dan Blanton on 2013-09-05 13:45:06 in reply to More LC 13 Questions posted by John Papciak on 2013-09-05 12:37:21

John,

I would go with a Mix & Match Shooting Head tip system. Rather than explain it all to you here, I'm going to give you a link to an article I wrote which explains all. This system is a must for steelheading and for fishing from shore "up-hill" from deep to very shallow water.

I would use an intermediate to type 2 sinking head, 20 feet long with a tip of type 4 to LC-13 10 feet long. The tip will get you down deep enough (most of the time) but the 20 belly will ride up over the lip and shallows much better. Do not fret about "hinging" since it's negligible.

Here's the link to the article:

www.danblanton.com/mix_match_tips.html

It's in the Tackle & Techniques blog section.

Dan


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