There is little more awkward than trying to cast a long hook link when fishing zigs, and worrying about it getting tangled up in something behind you, or the hook point knocking against something and being damaged. The Zig Magnet completely solves this problem, and this simple device is screwed into a bankstick, positioned behind you in a suitable place for casting, and then your hook is stuck to it via the magnetic head, and only releases when you cast. This completes alleviates any concern about what your hook or hook link could be getting tangled up in behind you, and it keep everything well clear of the ground. The bright green plastic head has a flat, magnetic surface which your hook will stick to easily, and this is on a ball joint so that it can be pivoted to the desired angle. The screw thread on the bottom of it will fit into any standard bankstick.
- The concept is very simple, basically a flat face featuring a metallic head with a tilt attachment that can be screwed into any bank stick or storm rod and adjusted so that your rig and hook link stays clear of anything it might get caught on during the cast.
- These amazing little gadgets help you to cast out even quite long ones, without having to worry about tangles! The plate holds your hook until you cast, keeping it, and the hook link, clear of the ground and possible snags! And also screws into all banksticks!
- Even shorter ones in windy weather have a habit of trying to catch on any bit of undergrowth or other obstacle behind you, and long ones are even more problematic.
- Not only will it prevent your rig getting caught on anything, it will also prevent any danger of your hook touching against anything that could blunt it.