NB. Don't need long traces and to be honest I don't bother with fluoro for turbot fishing. Full … Link Bead. European Line Class Record for this species. A small fish, hooked through its upper jaw, behind the lip, is almost certain to attract turbot. Thes rigs are also some of the easier ones to fish with. Depending on the strength of the tide, I’ll utilise plain leads to allow the baits to slowly roll through the sandy gullies. Turbot & Brill - Rigs. This run will continue through into May, with some fish still hanging around inshore through the summer months and another run of fish slightly later in the year during late summer/autumn. 38:47. Type: Paternoster. Aside from time of year, weather is very important to this species. Approx. I like to first get after the turbot as spring begins to slowly break through the winter cold, offering settled spells, longer days and warmer weather. If these smaller turbot are expected hooks sized around a 1/0 – 2/0 are the best choice, and it is a good idea to use a two hook flapping rig to try out two different baits. Either way, you’ll usually find more fish homing in on one spot than spreading your bets throughout the session. One of the very best is the ABU Rauto Spoon. The spring run starts around the middle of March, although the ambitious angler may get out a few weeks earlier to find the first of the season’s fish. Something else you may encounter if luck favours you are brill, a much rarer cousin to the turbot and a highly sought after fish among species enthusiasts. Turbot Fishing Rods and Rigs A 12-20lb class boat rod is perfect for Turbot fishing paired with a suitable multiplier reel loaded with braid and a mono rubbing leader. I followed suit with a small turbot on the bass rod, then another flounder taken much further out on the beach rod. We simply drag a well presented bait over the sea bed, as the boat moves across the target area in the tide. Turbot favour live baits. If I could choose my fish that is what I would want, out of Exmouth heading to The Skerries. 17 sold. Free postage. Typically fish to 10lb will make up a daily catch on the banks with a bigger fish being good and a 20lb fish being the catch of a lifetime. Even South Wales, West Wales, Scotland, the north coast of Cornwall and Devon and into the Bristol Channel can yield the fish in varying numbers. It may sound obvious, but once you’ve located the range they are feeding at, fish both rods in the same area. Long flowing rigs are the order of the day, offering maximum movement of the bait with the tide. Freshness, describes the degree of spoilage a fish has undergone since capture and is an important indicator for consumers. Norman’s gutter rod was the first to register an interest which turned out to be a small flounder. The rig described below is the most effective way to fish the Rauto Spoon. Tackle and bait has paid a huge part in the success Snappers anglers have had on the banks with everything from the breaking strain of the braid mainline, leader and trace to the … £4.00. Some colour in the water turns them onto sniffing big smelly baits out, whilst in daylight and clearer conditions it’s more down to the movement of the bait and attraction over scent. In reality, it’s likely more the bait fish shoaling that draws the turbot into the same area as opposed to turbot being a shoaling species themselves. Click & Collect. The long trace body helps present the bait in a natural manner close to the sandbanks. 22/09/2019 snapperweymouth. Buy Turbot Fishing Terminal Tackle and get the best deals at the lowest prices on eBay! 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