Tag: BKK

The Upgrade Debate

Why do you always have to upgrade hooks and split rings when you fork out an arm-and-a-leg for a high-end Japanese lure?  You pay enough anyway, so shouldn’t the terminal tackle on the lure be good enough to hold a decent cod?  Well, it’s a bit of a double edged sword. Here’s why. To get…




Getting Bent or Staying Straight

Nothing is more key-critical to hooking and holding that Cod of a lifetime than the much-maligned treble hook. A humble hook type that essentially has two main players – a straight or curve pointed treble. But, does this seemingly inconspicuous hook characteristic and a few other factors really make any difference? And if so, what?…