Wacky Worm Rigging Question ?

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OkobojiEagle
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Re: Wacky Worm Rigging Question ?

Postby OkobojiEagle » Mon May 14, 2018 2:05 pm

Been reading for some time of anglers using the shrink tubing... where is it available and if sized, what size?


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Re: Wacky Worm Rigging Question ?

Postby Hogsticker2 » Mon May 14, 2018 8:22 pm

OkobojiEagle wrote:Been reading for some time of anglers using the shrink tubing... where is it available and if sized, what size?


oe

I just buy it at Ace hardware. I bring my worms with me to match diameters. Yes, I get strange looks

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Re: Wacky Worm Rigging Question ?

Postby froteur » Tue May 15, 2018 12:42 am

i've used shrink tubing for years but will probably switch to o-rings here soon. the issues i have with the shrink tubing is that it stretches out after catching a few fish. i carry a lighter in my bag so i can re-shrink the tubing.

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Re: Wacky Worm Rigging Question ?

Postby Warhawk » Tue May 15, 2018 7:22 am

OkobojiEagle wrote:Been reading for some time of anglers using the shrink tubing... where is it available and if sized, what size?


oe


You can get several feet aof shrink tubine onEBAY cheap, You want the stuff with a 3:1 ratio, I use 1/4 and 3/8. I use a lighter to lightly shrink the tubing and activate the adhesive inside. Many youtube videos on this.

two other methods I use.

Z-Man zinkerz worms, the elaztech plastic is good for dozens of fish, at least

Big Bite worms with the molded in O ring.

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Re: Wacky Worm Rigging Question ?

Postby Nrowden27 » Fri Oct 12, 2018 11:32 am

You'll save a lot of worms by using the O-rings.


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