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Old 05-25-2005, 01:17 AM
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Squid Patterns?

Hi Everyone
In preparation for my forthcoming Cape Cod trip (I am part of the British invasion) I have been trying to gather info on what I need to brig.
I now find out that Squid patterns are good to catch larger stripers.
Is this true and if so are there any patterns you recommend?
Thanks in advance.

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Old 05-25-2005, 04:45 AM
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This should help -


ask any author for the recipe if not provided (recipes are supposed to accompany posts in the recipe archive anyway).
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Old 05-25-2005, 07:13 AM
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If you have trouble with the link...simply search "squid" in the tying forum and you will come up with many patterns that are used by the guys on the forum.
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Some great patterns in there for squid. Are these usually for deeper channels rather than shallow water? Perhaps on a sinker?

They do not really feature inshore here in the UK, they spawn off shore when the water reaches the right temperature sometime in May. I do not know anyone currently fishing these types of patterns over here.
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