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Offline Sandyearl

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Cusk hook size
« on: November 06, 2019, 03:45:04 PM »
What would be the best all around sized book for cusk fishing?

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Cusk hook size
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Offline fishin_musician

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Re: Cusk hook size
« Reply #1 on: November 06, 2019, 06:00:51 PM »
I'm no expert actually never caught one but have done some reading on the subject. It seems that larger hooks are prefered as the cusk tend to take the hook deep and a larger hook is easier to get out. Here are a couple links to, cusk/eelpout/ burbot all the same fish, fishing.
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https://wildlife.state.nh.us/fishing/cusk-fishing.html

« Last Edit: November 06, 2019, 06:02:24 PM by fishin_musician »
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Offline denny2112

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Re: Cusk hook size
« Reply #2 on: November 08, 2019, 10:04:33 PM »
I use a 1/0 circle hook for them they are a very good eating fish

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