Bass Fishing: Treble Hooks and Lure Modifications

Did you know that changing the color of your hook can help you catch more fish? Or that turning the hook a little can be the difference between catching bass and missing bites? Matt Allen shows how to adjust your treble hooks to land more fish! From weighting and balancing to controlling how a fish eats a lure, Matt will show you all the tricks to making your hooks more effective.

Components Shown In This Video:

Gamakatsu Round Bend:
Gamakatsu EWG Bronze Treble:
Gamakatsu EWG Red Treble:

Owner 1X Roundbend:
Owner 3X Treble:

Owner Hyperwire Split Ring:
Split Ring Pliers:

Feathered Treble Hook:

LV-500 Lipless Crankbait:
Staysee 90 Jerkbait:
Yellow Magic Popper:
River2Sea S Waver:

Most anglers think of treble hooks as exactly that, a fish hook. They have no idea that you can change how you control the bass, how a fish eats a lure, whether or not bass will come off, which part of the lure the fish targets, etc… with a simple change of a hook.

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