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Pike Fishing Tackle You Can Make At Home

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Keep Those Trebles Out Of The Car!

When carrying ready made Pike rods with snap tackles on, stop the hooks catching on the car seats, you or bankside vegetation by covering them with a section of pipe insulation. Much better (and cheaper) than lead bands. Budgie  

Attaching Braid To The Spool

When using braided mainlines always attach the braid to the reel spool via a few feet of nylon first. The stretch in the nylon will grip the spool. If you tie direct to the spool the whole lot will slip when heavy pressure is applied. Budgie  

Pulling Out Of A Snag

When using a direct pull to try and pull out of a snag, always wrap the line around something as otherwise, especially with a heavy braid, you will bend your reel's rotor shaft. Budgie