Weedless Bait Tips
JP from worldfishingnetwork.com shows the proper way to rig a bait. This technique will give you a weedless style bait, helping you avoid grass and other obstacles. First slip the hook through the top of the bait.
Bring the point of the hook through the top and out the side of the top of the bait.
Pull the hook all the way through until the eye of the hook rests on the top of the bait.
Measure the length of the bend of the hook against the bait. Pull the bait up and insert the point into the body of the bait.
Pull the point of the hook through the body of the bait making the bait flush with the hook. Make sure that the bait is strait on the hook, giving it a lifelike appearance in the water. Insert the hook into the soft plastic of the bait covering the point to give a weedless action.