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dumb bell eyes.
Posted 25 February 2014 - 11:42 AM
I'm thinking I will likely tie these hook point up, and should I use Extra weight on the shank?
Thanks in advance for any feedback provided.
Posted 25 February 2014 - 02:37 PM
- You can tie the DB on any side of a shank to achieve the hook point orientation you want BUT you need to ensure the hook has enough gape to allow the fish to be hooked. So a hook like Allen B200 Bass Bug would not really be affected by tying above or below as the gape is very wide. The S401 though would see the available gape affected quite quickly unless you used very small bead chain eyes.
- If you add weight along the shank it will work just as well and then just glue eyes on after.
Based Scottish Highlands. UK
MUSTAD The wise anglers choice.
Posted 27 February 2014 - 02:32 AM