What is a poke pole?

What is a poke pole?

The poke pole itself is an 8- to 12-foot-long tapered limb or stalk of bamboo, with a straight piece of coat hanger extending from the tip. The idea is simple: Carefully move along the water’s edge and locate holes between rocks at least a foot deep.

What size hook for poke pole?

Securely tie on a 4 to 5-inch length of 40-pound test monofilament leader with a 3/0 to 4/0 octopus hook at the terminal end, and your new poke pole is ready to use.

How long should a poke pole be?

10 to 18 feet
Usually, the length is anywhere from 10 to 18 feet, depending on what you personally find to be most comfortable. For a modern alternative, the pole can also be made of fiberglass, especially a collapsible one.

Is poke pole fishing legal in California?

The procedures for submitting your catch for record consideration can be found on the Department of Fish and Game’s (DFG) Web site at By the way, poke poling is a legitimate method of fishing with a long history in California.

What is an octopus hook?

Octopus hooks are short-shank hooks that feature a round shank and bend, but it’s not as dramatic as circle hooks. Octopus hooks are often used for bait fishing when minimal hook weight and size is essential for a natural presentation. A mosquito hook is a variation on this style.

What kind of building is a pole barn?

Post-Frame Pole Barn Construction Company for all your Agriculture, Commercial, Community & Residential needs in South Carolina. A pole barn is a simple building that’s supported by poles in the ground and anchored by concrete. Many types are referred to as Post-Frame Buildings.

When was the Pioneer Pole building company founded?

Pioneer was founded in 1998, and has since built our business and quality reputation on providing customers with top quality buildings at very competitive prices. We also place a high priority on creating a superior building experience for our customers, BEFORE

Can you build a pole barn for an RV?

If you have an RV our RV storage buildings are the cheapest permanent storage solution on the market today. Our DIY construction guide below provides the tools and information to build a simple pole barn. Planning a Loan? Elevate pad for drainage, include concrete footer in each hole and embed posts in the ground 3 1/2-5′ deep.

What’s the wind load for a pioneer pole building?

At Pioneer Pole Buildings, Inc., we take great pride in constructing the highest quality, most structurally sound buildings in the industry. All buildings are designed for a 90 MPH minimum wind load. Every Pioneer building is individually designed by our expert engineering department and is built on site.