Hook, Line, and Sinker

Hook, Line, and Sinker

A look at a variety of terminal tackle, and fishin’ strings that are as strong as well rope.

Story by Matt Williams

Fishing tactics have become increasingly specialized over the years, as have the hooks, lines and sinkers that are used for playing game.

It makes no difference if you are going after bass with artificial lures, crappie with live shiners, bream with night crawlers or catfish with a big ol’ glob of stink bait. All three play a vital role in every set-up.

Here is a look at the basic styles of hooks, weights and fishing lines followed by a list of applications where they are commonly used:

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