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by Turnip
Sun Aug 22, 2010 8:02 pm
Forum: General Sea Fishing Forum
Topic: What size weights to use off a pier ????
Replies: 5
Views: 2678

HI turnip mate, I normally use a 5oz plain gemini or fising close to the pier and change the nose cone for a gripper when casting away fron the pier. Hope this helps. Cheers keith :D :D Hi rabbi2 thanks for the info mate, think i will buy a few of each size to start with but will have a go with 5oz...
by Turnip
Sun Aug 22, 2010 6:43 pm
Forum: General Sea Fishing Forum
Topic: What size weights to use off a pier ????
Replies: 5
Views: 2678

What size weights to use off a pier ????

Hi im going to try pier fishing off walton & clacton, what size gripper weights would i need or should i just buy an assortment. I know diffrent tides will mean faster or slower water just a rough guide would be appreciated.
Thanks

Turnip :D
by Turnip
Sat Aug 21, 2010 7:23 pm
Forum: General Sea Fishing Forum
Topic: Help please with shock leader
Replies: 11
Views: 4318

WOW Thanks for everyones replies i really appreciate them all, Hopefully get out in the next month after my hols. Feel on this site by accident seems the right place to be for friendly information, Turnip :D
by Turnip
Sat Aug 21, 2010 4:58 am
Forum: General Sea Fishing Forum
Topic: Help please with shock leader
Replies: 11
Views: 4318

Thanks scoobs i did wonder about pulling a fish from the water off a pier, Thanks for repling will try 6 turns see how it gos, a bit of trial and error i surpose.

Turnip
by Turnip
Fri Aug 20, 2010 8:33 pm
Forum: General Sea Fishing Forum
Topic: Help please with shock leader
Replies: 11
Views: 4318

Help please with shock leader

Hi everyone this is all new to me as is sea fishing, Ive bought a rod and multiplier reel loaded the line on to the reel which is 15lb and greased weasel shock leader 60lb could someone please tell me how much shock leader to put on ive been told its two lenghts of the rod. Going to try fishing clac...