An expert at finesse angling, Major League Fishing pro, Shin Fukae has caught thousands of bass on a Neko Rig, and here he breaks down his preferred setup for this presentation. When fishing the SPRO Pintail Stick Worm paired with a Gamakatsu G-Finesse Cover Neko Hook, Shin uses a 7'0" Medium/Fast Shimano Expride B spinning rod, which is extremely sensitive and lightweight, making it perfect for just about any finesse presentation. For the reel, Shin relies on Shimano's flagship spinning reel, the 3000-size Stella FK, which he admits is a little bit spendy, however, anglers will have the pinnacle of line management and castability with the Stella's innovative design to achieve maximum performance. Rounding out his setup, Shin relies on a 10lb braided line to an 8lb fluorocarbon leader. With this setup, anglers can take their Neko rig and confidently fish behind other anglers to pickup bites that they leave behind!
Neko Rig Setup (Rod/Reel/Line) - Shin Fukae
Thu, May 4, 2023