Re: Fishing Terminology
Don't know how I omitted these on the page one list but............
Chum > A species of Pacific salmon
Dog Salmon > Another name for Chum
Head > Typically a short but heavy length of fly line used in conjunction with 'running line'.
Hook Gap > The distance between the point and shank of a hook measured from same.
Tackle Tart > A person who, for reasons he or she cannot control, continues to buy fishing gear they may not ever use.
Studs > Typically carbide cleats that are screwed into the bottom of the wading boot for traction.