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Ninety three 6 Spinnerbaits and Buzzbaits . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . one zero five 7 Soft-Plastic Lures . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 131 eight Spoons . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 148 nine wooden Plugs . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . a hundred sixty five 10 Plastic Plugs . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 191 eleven Offshore Lures . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 199 12 Miscellaneous Lures . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 225 thirteen twine Leaders and Rigging . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 240 14 take on add-ons . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 253 15 portray and completing . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 297 sixteen Making Molds for Lead and Soft-Plastic Lures . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 322 17 Rod Blanks and Rod components . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 337 18 uncomplicated Rod development . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 373 19 construction particular Rod kinds . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 394 20 deal with and Grip meeting . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 409 21 consultant and half Spacing . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 443 22 advisor Wrappings and adaptations . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 464 23 uncomplicated Butt Wraps and ornamental Wraps . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 490 24 complicated Butt Wraps, ornamental Wraps, and Weaving . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 507 25 completing Touches and completing Rods . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 529 26 reducing Blanks and Making Ferrules . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 549 27 Rod diversifications . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 560 Appendix A: Rod and take on Care . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 569 Appendix B: revenues of take on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 571 Appendix C: Conversion Tables . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 573 Appendix D: dimension Charts . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 575 Appendix E: Knots, Splices, and Snells . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 610 Appendix F: record of providers, vendors, and brands . . . . . . . . . 619 word list . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 625 chosen Bibliography and additional info . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 644 Index . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 648 in regards to the writer . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 662 CmpltRodBldng_i-xii_1-648_3pp. indd three 11/21/12 12:32 PM Note to the Reader i've got made each attempt to explain rod-building and lure-making tools which are effortless and secure. Familiarity with instruments is critical in any craft, no much less so in making fishing take on. whilst making a few tackle—such as molding lead sinkers, bucktails, tin squids, and smooth plastic lures—improper concepts may perhaps end up to be risky. The tools of take on construction that I describe are secure while the instructions are undefined. while and the place useful, I warn readers of any attainable risks. in spite of the fact that, neither the writer nor the writer can suppose accountability for any damages or accidents that could end result from the development, molding, fix, development, growing, or formation of rods, lures, or different take on defined during this publication, or from careless or wrong strategies or use of goods or instruments.

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