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GAMAKATSU UNVEILS FINESSE JIG HEAD

The Gamakatsu Finesse Jig Head is the tool to reach for when you’re thinking ‘Ned Rig’. It is all about precise positioning and presentation of pint-sized soft plastics.

The spring keeper holds the bait securely and helps keep the plastic tight against the flat side of the jig head. It creates a slow, controlled, gliding fall and a subtle hop, crawl and jig presentation that drives finicky bass nuts.

A stout No. 1 hook allows failsafe hook penetration with the lightest of line. Unpainted heads facilitate trouble-free customization. The Finesse Jig Head is available in 1/16, 3/32 ,1/8oz sizes with a No.1 hook.

Meanwhile, Gamakatsu’s Finesse Jig Head Offset is a new variation of the Ned Rig with a twist. The offset eye is countersunk into the bullet-shaped jig head, which allows for a clean profile sure to fool educated bass. The z-bend in the hook makes it easy to thread plastics on the hook and rig it Texas-style.

A sharp premium forged steel Gamakatsu hook ensures that when a bass breathes on your offering, it gets hooked. The Finesse Jig Head Offset is available in 3/32, 1/83/16 and ¼oz sizes with a 1/0 hook.

Not all finesse fishing is done in shallow water. The Bottom Knocker Offset Jig is a deepwater version. The head is a hybrid of a football/round style head designed to produce a tantalizing stand up action to mimic a defensive crawdad or feeding minnow.

The recessed eye permits the jig to slip through rocks and vegetation. A sharp premium-forged Gamakatsu hook means bites end up in the live well. This is available in 3/8, ½, 5/8 and 3/4oz size with a 1/0 hook.

 

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Author: John Hunter

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