Grouper and Snapper Fishing Rig Setup Blair Wiggins Offshore Rods

Grouper and Snapper Fishing Rig Setup Blair Wiggins Offshore Rods


RIG IT RIGHT BY WRIGHT AND MCGILLON TODAY’S RIG IT RIGHT SEGMENT I’M
GONNA SHOW YOU WHAT CAPT. CHRIS TROSSET HAD US THROWING ON OUR LAST DAY IN THE TORTUGAS.
WE STARTED OFF JUST LIKE ANY OTHER DAY OUT THERE WE ANCHORED UP KINDA ON A SLOPE THAT
GOES ‘N DROPS WAY DOWN AND A WE STARTED CHUMMING CATCHING YELLOW TAIL FOR BAIT AND WE WERE
THROWING  SIX FOOT NINE RODS, EIGHT FOOT RODS CATCHING  THE YELLOWTAIL USING THE PINK
FINS WINDTAMER LINE AND THIS IS THE TWENTY POUND TEST AND A DEFINITELY GETTING THE JOB
DONE OUT THERE. WE WERE THROWING THE NEW SIX SIX JIGGING ROD AND THIS IS THE CONVENTIONAL
ROD HAD IT GOING DOWN WITH SIX OUNCES OF LEAD BECAUSE THERE WAS A LITTLE BIT OF CURRENT
DOWN THERE SIXTY TO EIGHTY POUND TEST SEAGUAR FLUOROCARBON DEPENDING ON HOW DIRTY THE WATER
IS THOSE BIG GIANT FISH DOWN THERE CAN DEFINITELY SEE DOWN THERE AND MIGHT SHY AWAY FROM IT
SO YOU KINDA WANNA GO WITH EITHER SIXTY OR EIGHTY IT ALL DEPENDING ON THE SIZE OF THE
FISH AND HOW CLEAR THE WATER IS BUT A HAD IT RIGGED UP WITH EIGHTY POUND TEST WINDTAMER
AND IT WAS DEFINITELY GETTING THE JOB DONE AND WHAT WE WERE DOING WE WERE ANCHORED UP
KINDA ON A SLOPE AS IT GOES DOWN WE WERE CHUMMING UP YELLOWTAIL, IF YOURE USING THE YELLOWTAIL
FOR BAIT THEY HAVE TO BE LEGAL SIZE AND THATS WHAT WE WERE USING WE WERE USING PRETTY GOOD
SIZED BAITS TO GET THOSE BIG GROUPER DOWN THERE BUT UH THAT WAS THE LAST STOP IF YOU
EVER GET A CHANCE TO HEAD DOWN THERE ONCE AGAIN YOU BETTER GO FISH WITH CAPT. CHRIS
TROSSET REMEMBER ONE THING THOUGH EVERY FISHING SEASON STARTS RIGHT HERE AT DICKSRIG IT RIGHT BY WRIGHT AND MCGILL

15 thoughts on “Grouper and Snapper Fishing Rig Setup Blair Wiggins Offshore Rods

  1. Im getting ready to build a boat with a small motor. Hoping to take it off into the indian river off of strawbridge. I have a couple of roads but any suggestsions. I definantly wont be far off the shore mabye 300yds. Should a troll or just through some bait out.

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