Can someone give me tips on catching darters?

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Samuel Phelps
Can someone give me tips on catching darters?



Hey eveybody! I am new to micro fishing and i really want to catch a darter. any tips would be helpful.

RoughFish
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Tanago hooks, worm specks,

Tanago hooks, worm specks, darter stick, patience.

Cast_and_Blast
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And for more control, add a

And for more control, add a large sinker about 3 inches from your hook.  This will help you contol where you want to place your bait in running water. 

Cast_and_Blast
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And for more control, add a

And for more control, add a large split shot about 3 inches from your hook.  This will help you contol where you want to place your bait in running water. 

smurph
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Redhorse

I've only caught mine accidentally while redhorse fishing!  Mine were also big logperch so that explains it lol.  But I was using a 1/4 oz egg sliding sinker about 8" above a size 8 hook and a small red wiggler worm from the woods.  Good Luck!