Catching sabrefish in February
Sabrefish in its form resembles a herring or, as it is like to call the experienced fishermen, «fish-sword». The name of this fish is, according to some opinions, the word – scales, which is easily it subsides. Mostly chehon hunt in the summer and spring during the spawning period. But lately catching sabrefish in February began to move from the category of contingencies in the normal pattern. Adults sabrefish reach up to 50 cm in length and weighing up to 500 grams. It happens that there are more large individuals.
Chehon belongs to the family Cyprinidae. But thanks to its straight and tapered shape, it is not like their other colleagues. Lateral line sabrefish is very close to the belly and is not straight, and zigzags. Color of back grayish-brown; belly and sides silvery-white, fins and tail are reddish. It feeds on larvae, insects and worms, sometimes not hesitate and fry of other fish.
The place of residence.
Chehon-a-kind «freedom-loving» fish, so she lives mainly in large rivers and lakes. For the most part she lives in the most rapid and deep river areas. Accumulations are observed in the basins: the Aral, Caspian and Baltic seas. Most of all she loves the pure reaches, reservoirs and rivers with fast current.
Sabrefish spawning occurs in April and may, she reaches the age of three. Caviar throws in the rivers right into the water at a depth of 1.5—6.0 meters, after which it often takes over. In lakes and reservoirs, the eggs remain in the soil and at one time one chehon lays up to 45 thousand eggs.
Catching sabrefish in February is a difficult process because at this time it is less active than in open water. When the temperature drops it goes to the depth of the pit, and catch it at that time becomes not just. The whole process consists in casting tackle and patient waiting for the bite.
Catching sabrefish in February would be more appropriate on the borders of the anticipated currents. Such places are known to experienced fishermen, are mainly in the bends of rivers.
The choice of gear.
Catching sabrefish winter need for «garland». Depending on the selected fishing depth and flow velocity to the line to tie the sinker weight is required, and above it every 20-25 cm snap hooks. Hooks for fishing you need to choose 4 or 5 numbers and a line with a cross section of 0.15 mm
The spinning and nodding, if you’re going to catch the February sabrefish one tackle, there are no special requirements. The main thing that he was comfortable. If you will catch a few holes, not to miss the bite, it is better to choose spring nods with signal balls.
Catching sabrefish in the winter is better on maggots, meshing with one hook on a few pieces. So good suitable nakie tips as bloodworm, worms, dough or slices of bacon. Winter lures to catch sabrefish, because the catching sabrefish in February, a small minnow on a fast current — it is quite difficult, and also to find the location of the bite sabrefish, it is necessary to examine large horizons. Therefore, the «garland» is the basic tackle for fishing on February chehon, because when using it is allowed to sh in different depths.
The tactics of fishing.
For catching sabrefish in February at fishers does not exist any special tactics, so you don’t need to cheat or play the bait to catch. If sabrefish will bite, it will bite stationary bait, and if there is a deaf «Esclave», then it will require only a small fishing trick.
For this you need to change a little tackle-bait. Need is the bottom sinkers to tie a small jig, but not quite small, but one that will be good to stay on the course. And as nozzles for sabrefish, you can offer a sandwich of the bloodworms with maggots.