For angling in a watercraft, utilize a 7 foot quick to additional rapid pole with a reel fulled of 30 to 45 pound test of mono-filament line. You can use the exact same pole and reel combo on the boat dock or jetty. If fishing on the coastline, use a 8 to 9 foot quick to extra fast pole. Anyway, use a fish finder rig with the appropriate sinker for the surf disorders.
Black drum generally feed inshore at high trend and leave when reduced trend takes place. You could locate them near jetties, bridge pilings, boat docks, boat docks, around oyster beds, bays, and marshes. They can be at sandy bottoms additionally. You can apprehend them from the browse, from an anchored watercraft or trolling. When fishing for black drum you may want to hesitate a few secs prior to setting the hook as they mouth the bait. A lot of times when fishing the boat dock you can see them, as well as you could jig your lure before them. When you hook one they placed up an intense fight. I have had a couple of huge ones break my line.