About pike fishing with soft lures
Pike fishing with soft lures is a very interesting and exciting fishing, however not every angler can boast a catch of pike on this lure. Why you ask, because many people make mistakes at the initial stage of settling this type of fishing.
Soft lures are of two types, edible and non-edible.
One angler in the priority of edible bait, and the other Vice versa. So on different days, the pike may be better to bite better on the edible gum the other day on the simple.
The installation lures has several types
Mounting on a jig head — select jig head in proportion to the bait, measured so that the hook of the jig head was just below the middle of the bait, we measure the expected output of the hook and over the head of the bait strung dragging jig — head. One of the advantages of this type of installation is that the hook is always on the outside of the bait when punching pike sits better on the hook. Of the minuses in the grass and thickets, as well as in zakoryazhennyh areas, the probability of a hook bait, and usually the breakage of the tackle.
Installation via offset hook, in this type of installation as in the jig — head is selected, offset the hook to the selected lure, the hook is put over the edge of the head of the lure is threaded to the end and scrolled on a special ledge, then try on the point of the hook and push the hook so that the sting of the hook did not go through the lure and lay in a groove done on the bait. Next, put on the lug offset of Cheburashka hook or lead head in the form of fish heads and through the carabiner tie the main fishing line or leash. This type of installation has many advantages, so you can change the weight of the past, depending on the depth of the reservoir, flow, and the required speed of the fall bait on the bottom. Also a very successful pike fishing in the thickets of grass, snag areas, due to the hidden hook is also smaller hooks. Of the smaller cons require more powerful cutting teeth, the hook came out of the slotted cavity of the lure and better pierced the powerful jaws of a pike.
Tactics of fishing with soft lures
When fishing with soft lures of the same amplitude required for the transaction. So if you need the wiring from the boat from the shoreline to a depth necessary to hold the rod at an angle of 45 degrees relative to the arm and do 2-3 turns and after the fall of the bait to the bottom to wait 4-6 seconds, the transaction should be carried out uniformly, it often happens that the pike are biting after the fall of the bait on the bottom. If you need bait along the shore, the frequency of the turns of the coil should be 1-2 revolutions and pause of 3-4 seconds. If pike are passive, you can try wiring drawing bait along the bottom, not lifting it often happens that when a slow lug you provoke the pike to bite.
Lures come in different sizes, shapes and colors. So in the light of the day and in the bright water is better to use a silicone lure natural colors. In cloudy weather and muddy water on the contrary it is better to use lures bright or acid colors.
When fishing with soft lures oblavlivaemye areas on the principle of trying to sh in a semi-circle whole radius, sometimes pike are not ready to hunt, and is in hiding and waiting for easy prey.
Here are the most basic aspects of pike fishing with soft lures.