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Old 08-07-2012, 07:16 PM
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Default Re: Hook set: Rod, strip, both?

Just to confuse things even more
... big fish, fast water, light tippet, you should use a slip strike... yeah slip not strip
You lift the rod tip while releasing the line, picking the fish with the hook while protecting the tippet with slack line
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