Yamashita, a brand renowned for over 75 years, excels in producing quality squid jigs or ‘egi’, designed in Japan and manufactured in China. These small lures, resembling baitfish or prawns, feature a keel-shaped weight and sharp barbless prongs. Their variety, including weight, color, and glow options, is vast, ensuring suitability for various weather conditions.
The OROOTL Luminous Squid Jig Hooks are another notable option. These glow squid jigs, perfect for saltwater fishing, come in packs of 5 or 10 with a tackle box. Squid Jigging, an enjoyable activity day and night, often uses UV to enhance the glow of jigs.
The EGI Master Squid Jigs from Berkley, with their Japanese-designed hot coat, are ideal for squid and cuttlefish, suitable for both fresh and salt water. Effective in various fishing methods like casting, slow jigging, or trolling, these jigs are a must-have for enthusiasts. Online charts provide guidance on color selection based on feeding activity and water clarity.
The world of squid jigging is diverse, offering different styles and techniques to suit any angler’s preference.