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i just bought a new fishing pole and i was wondering how far up the line from the hook do i place the sinker and bobber?

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  • i just bought a new fishing pole and i was wondering how far up the line from the hook do i place the sinker and bobber?

    i just bought a new fishing pole and i was wondering how far up the line from the hook do i place the sinker and bobber?

  • #2
    It depends but I'd say a couple foot for the weight and another foot for the bobber, depends how deep you want to fish. Or you could take a separate piece of line and tie it to the eye of the hook and let it hang below as far as you like.

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    • #3
      Depends on what depth you are fishing, best suggestion is to experiment and adjust based on the depth of the water.

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      • #4
        about 5 or 7 inchs from the hook and about 1/2 an inch a part for two med size sinkers.

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        • #5
          try your bobber about 24" above the hook, set you sinker in between

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          • #6
            6" each

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            • #7
              What are you fishing for? General, I'd say 6in. on sinker, about a foot on the cork.

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              • #8
                Agreed with Big O and + 1 for you sir!!!

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