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Kravetz wrote:Hadn't thought of that thanx, I'm thinking that would also work for an internal weighted tube
I don't know. You'd probably have to use the same kind of retainer as used for trailer hooks, since there isn't much plastic in a tube wall.
I use heavier drop shot weights (1/2 oz and up) for bubba shotting. I just open the line tie a little, and tie the weight onto the tag end with a clinch knot, since it's going into some really heavy cover.
Kravetz wrote:I was thinking of somehow epoxying some sort of wire eyelet into a tungsten punch weight
I wouldn't use expensive tungsten punch weitht to experiment with.
If you're going to modify a bullet weight, why not experiment with an old lead bullet weight, which is cheaper and easier to modify. You can drill out the hole a little and push your wire all the way through, and bend tabs down onto each side of the nose like a cotter pin, and then glue the wire in place with super glue.
Parasite weights make a tungsten weight that might work for you:
http://www.tacklewarehouse.com/searchre ... perpage=20
Kravetz wrote:Just wonder if anyone has come up with a homemade weight to sasuteki rig yet.
Johnny A wrote:Kravetz wrote:Just wonder if anyone has come up with a homemade weight to sasuteki rig yet.
That's a clever idea! Thanks for sharing.
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