Introduction: Tie a Slip Sinker Rig for Catfish

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The slip sinker rig is one of the preferred catfish rigs by many anglers and can be used for catching all three species of catfish and fished with a variety of baits and techniques. From fishing with punch baits for channel catfish, cut bait for trophy blue catfish, or live bait for flathead catfish the slip sinker rig can be used for all these different species. 

The slip sinker rig can also be used for a variety of techniques from drift fishing to anchoring and everything in between.

Slip sinker rigs are a "go to" catfish rig for many anglers all across the United States.