How to Catch Albies with a Casting Egg and Fly

When albies are picky, it can be challenging to catch them with conventional techniques.

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In these situations, a fly can provide a more realistic presentation that is more likely to get bites. Fishermen using spinning tackle are able to present a fly to false albacore with the help of a casting egg. Jimmy Fee demonstrates how to use the casting egg and fly (also called the splasher and fly) technique to fool false albacore.

Rod: Fenwick HMG Inshore 70M
Reel: Penn Battle III 4000
Casting Egg: Larry’s Lurz Casting Egg

Fly Tied by OTW’s Kevin Blinkoff, and stolen by Jimmy Fee

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