Rubby-dubby, chunking or ground baiting (anything that involves putting a scent in the water to attract fish) are all common practices for the average boat angler outside of the UK. Here are a few tips to help you increase your catches via the use of a scent trail.
The line used for boat fishing falls into
three categories. Monofilament is
nylon line ( mono as it’s more widely
known ) then there are fluorocarbons and
You may find that die-hard boat
anglers will have three or four reels
loaded up with different breaking strains
of both mono and braid so they can
instantly react to a change of mark or sea
Uptiding is the technique of fishing uptide from an anchored boat in order to avoid the disturbed water around the boat.