For angling in a boat, utilize a 7 foot quick to additional quick pole with a reel loaded with 30 to 45 pound examination of mono-filament line. You could utilize the very same rod and reel combo on the boat dock or jetty. If angling on the coastline, rely on a 8 to 9 foot fast to extra quick rod. Anyway, utilize a fish finder rig with the ideal sinker for the browse conditions.
Black drum normally feed inshore at high tide and also leave when reduced trend happens. You could locate them near jetties, bridge pilings, piers, boat anchors, around oyster beds, bays, and also marshes. They can be at sandy bases likewise. You can apprehend them from the browse, from a secured watercraft or trolling. When angling for black drum you might wish to wait a couple of seconds just before setting the hook as they mouth the lure. A great deal of times when fishing the pier you can see them, and also you could jig your bait before them. When you hook one they put up a tough battle. I have had a few big ones destroy my line.