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Running Ledger

Simple Rig where the lead is allowed to run free up and down the mainline/leader.

Allows a fish to pick up the bait without immediately feeling the weight of the lead.

Name of Rig/Knot:

Running Ledger

Uses:

Helps keep a bait tight on the bottom or with a long hooklength it can swing around in the tide.

Can be used with different size hooks depending on the species,

Species:

Bass, Plaice. Most species. Good for bottom feeding fish and those finicky when feeling the weight of the lead.

How to Build:

Slide the lead onto the mainline/leader, thread on a bead, tie on a swivel. Now tie the hooklength to the other end of the swivel down to the hook. You can use attractors such as beads and sequins with this one.

Components Needed:

Swivel,
Hook,
Bead,
Lead,
Hooklength.

Ground to use on:

Normally used on cleaner ground as this rig puts the bait on or near the bottom. Use on rougher ground can mean lost hooks.


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