This simple run -rig allows the fish to run freely with the minimal of resistance. The rubber bead protects the mainline knot from the swivel. This set up is prone to tangles during a long distance cast. Added by Julian Grattidge; I’ve found the best use of this rig is when targeting shy feeding fish.
Can you please tell me - how do you tie lead core to your fishing line without using a swivel - Is there a knot called the Carot Knot? There are various different knots you can use to attach your mainline to your Leadcore, and as you’ve already mentioned, using a swivel is not one
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