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juglines for amite catfisf

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Ive been wanting to set out some juglines in the amite but im not sure how to make or use them.sounds simple enough but im sure theres much more to it,any advice would be helpful.Also,How is the fishing,particulary catfishing affected when the wind is blowing out of the south at 15 to 18 mi/h?
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Juglines are super easy.
Get you some foam 'noodles' as they call them they are used to help float little kids in swimming pools.
Take the 'noodles' and cut them in pieces about 16 inches long. Then get some 3-4 ounce fishing weights or old bolts and nuts will work fine, then take some thin nylon string (trot line string) attatch the string to the middle of the cut piece of the 'noodle'. Then put the weight on the bottom and the hook about 24 inches above the weight. The length of the string is dependent on the depth of the water. You want the weight to sit on the bottom so the jug line doesnt float away. Good luck dude.
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I use anything that makes a good float like 2 liter bottles.Then I cut 6ft peices of 50lb. test mono line with large size hooks.I like the small size egg sinkers to slide down to the hook.This always worked good in 5ft. to 10 ft. water.Raw bacon is the best bait for blues to me and always will be.GOOD LUCK......
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I use pool noodles as well. I stick a piece of 1/2' or 3/4' PVC (depending on noodle) through the noodle first then just pull out the chop saw and cut 1 foot sticks. The PVC will keep the noodle from tearing and they will last years. Depending on where I am fishing is how I rig them. My preferred way is with no weight but it only works in water with little current. Rigged this way you move your knot to one side of your (jug) and secure it. By doing it this way the noodle sits sideways baited but when the fish gets on the noddle turns vertical. It just makes it easier to check them. Of course in current they need to be weighted. I fish the northern Amite (Graingeville to Watson) and I do best with live bream.
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