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11 Jul 2016
by CARPology
When to bait and when to wait
Maximise your time and results by baiting correctly

How busy is the lake?

Quiet
Average
Busy

How long are you down for?

12hrs
24hrs
48hrs

Are you on fish?

No
Yes

Have you found any fish?

No
Yes

Is it likely to get busy?

Yes
No

How long are you down for?

12hrs
24hrs
48hrs

Are you on fish?

Yes
No

How long are you down for?

12hrs
24hrs
48hrs

Start off baiting lightly, maybe just a hookbait and PVA bag. 4hrs later… Have you caught anything?

No
Yes

The angling pressure will put the fish on edge, so opt to bait lightly and as accurately as possible. What’s the weather doing?

Overcast, mild, chance of rain
Sunny, really hot, no wind

Because of the extra time you’ve got the option to move if a better peg becomes available, so don’t put all your eggs into one basket. A better swim becomes available?

Yes
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