The basics of bass fishing will lead anglers into an exciting past time, enjoyed by anglers of ages. Bass are an abundant fish throughout North America and easily accessible to anglers. In the spring, summer, and fall they are easy to catch on most bodies of water.
The fishing industry is full of different variations of all tackle, this includes sinkers. The different sinkers types do act differently and work better in certain situations.
This is not a complete list of fishing terms used by anglers. It covers commonly used terms and variations of the terms. The majority of the terms are specific to a rig or type of fishing. There are also a few slang terms used by anglers in various parts of the country.