Originally Posted by DogZilla15
I’m the oddball I guess. Never understood the need for 16 ounces when fishing 20 ft down??? Bait doesn’t need to be right under the boat. Four or six ounces and 50 feet behind the boat catches fish just fine. Someone convince me I’ve always done it wrong.
Just preference. Old habits die hard. Most are using 10. I can control the angle of my line with heavier lead if current is strong.