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Simple rig for fishing close to the bottom.

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Fishing a bait near to the bottom but not on the bottom.


Most Species that feed just off the bottom.

How to Build:

Tie on the lead clip. Thread onto the line; crimps, bead, swivel, bead, crimp,then tie on the swivel to attach to the mainline/leader.

Position the swivel towards the swivel onto the mainline and crimp into place. Make sure it isnít too tight that the swivel can't spoin round. Tie on the hooklength to the swivel and attach hook to suit species. Make sure the hooklength doesnít go below the lead as this may cause it to snag up.

Components Needed:

2 Beads,
1 trace swivel,
1 large swivel,
1 lead link,
Heavy Line (50lb) for lead to swivel,
Hooklengths (25lb),

Ground to use on:

Rock, Sandy, Weed most grounds and a rotten bottom can be added.


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