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For channel catfish fishing with prepared baits, we prefer a #4 or #6 4X strong treble hook. For blue catfish, flathead, and larger channel cats then circle hooks are our favorites. Popular circle hook options are the Team Catfish Double Action Circle Hook in size 5/0 or 8/0.What kind of sling do you use to weigh a catfish?
A prime example of this has been the marketing of “weigh slings” in the past few years. These are nylon or canvas slings used to weigh catfish and some of the sales pitches are nothing short of hilarious. I’ve been catching big catfish for a very long time and have never once needed a sling to weigh a fish.What kind of leader line do you use for catfish?
The heavier weight leader line helps serve as a shock absorber during aggressive strikes as well as additional abrasion resistance for the rough mouth of a catfish. Hook: Any hook will work for the most part so you’re preferred option is fine. For channel catfish fishing with prepared baits, we prefer a #4 or #6 4X strong treble hook.How to trim excess line on catfish rig?
Tie your Triple Threat hook to the leader and trim the excess line. Tie the swivel to the leader and Triple Threat hook and trim the excess line. Run your main line through a sinker slide and follow it with a bead stop. Tie the main line to the other end of the swivel and trim the excess line.