Encyclopedia of the novice fisherman: hooks
From year to year different types of active leisure are becoming increasingly popular. Not the exception fish. At the time, fishing was a way of obtaining food, income. In our days, the picture is somewhat different – it is often a purely sporting nature. In addition, exposure to fresh air near the water has a beneficial effect on the NA of the cardiovascular system, the respiratory system. It is noteworthy that fishing is a favorite activity of representatives of different age groups.
This article we will devote beginners in particular, consider the types of hooks, their features and nuances of using this item of equipment. It should be emphasized that, when properly selected parts of the gear, you can forget about a comfortable and effective fishing.
The hook is, as they say experienced fishermen, the most important element of fishing gear. This element of the rods (and not only) performs several functions:
• hook klyunuvshey fish;
• the contents, «sat on the hook» fish.
The quality of the hook and the correctness of his choice – one of the factors that determines the catch. By the way, fishing is also called angling.
The basic requirements for the hook:
• have the sharpness and strength;
The material used in the manufacture of modern hooks, thin steel-wire. The hook consists of three main parts:
• head designed for fastening of line (second name Liski);
• poddevom, represented by nape, forehead, and sting;
• the barbs.
There are several classifications of hooks. For example, they can be single, double (the second name – «the twins»), triple (we are talking about the «tees» or «anchor»).
In the case of using animal and vegetable baits anglers use single hooks. Spinning rods are equipped with double and triple hooks.
Varieties of single hooks: single and dvugubye. There are other criteria of dividing the hooks on these or more options: size; material; shape of the bend and appointments (carp, bleak…).
On the market today are sold foreign and domestic hooks, which manufacturers use their own numbering sizes. In the first case, the scale is opposite, that is, with increased numbers, reduced hook, the second – on the contrary.
On quality hooks also affected by the technology of their production. How to determine what the hook is really strong, beautiful? It will not deform, will not break under load. Remember, the large the wire diameter is not a guarantor of the reliability of the hook.
Good advice: when choosing a hook, as a minimum, note the forged versions of products. To define them can be slightly flattened the loop. We will not hide, small wrought iron hooks often penetrate the lip of the fish.
Also, when choosing a hook it is necessary to consider the way in terms of fishing, the view, the size of the object of fishing, the type and size of bait. You cannot ignore the harmony gear, for example, on the most thin fishing line would be inappropriate big hook.
A good hook is characterized by long, very sharp tip, and a small beard.
The purpose of the bit – minimization (exclusion) probability of failure of the fish. If you look at the large and medium-sized hooks, the maximum is four barbs and at least one. The barbs hold the bait, such as worm.
It is important to know: the hooks that have multiple aside sting, are most suited for catching fish with a fleshy mouth.
Good advice: if you intend to buy a hook with a spatula, then make sure that your tackle needs fishing line monofilament, diameter of which does not exceed 0,16 mm Note for large prey (greater than three pounds) fish are more suitable hooks with a ring.
We will focus on this. We hope that our information will be interesting and useful. We wish you a comfortable and productive fishing.