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Pouring your own plastics

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I have never tried it. I make a lot of my own jig heads but soft plastics are for the most part pretty cheap. A flea market a mile from the house that sells closeouts, discontinued items from wal-mart and such for 50 cents to a buck a package. A couple pre-spring fishing shows with similar pricing on name brands.

 

I have also bought directly from the manufacturer 100 quantities usually warrants some kind of deal.

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I wish I could find something like that around here. We buy a package of Senko's for anywhere from $6.50 to $10.00. I pour my own for around a buck. I can also make whatever colour I want, whenever I need them. It takes about 30 minutes to make around a dozen. Keeps me entertained .......

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I guess one of the advantages of living here, cheap tackle.

 

http://www.ohiogamefishing.com/community/s...ead.php?t=85592

 

 

http://www.ohiogamefishing.com/community/s...4500&page=2

 

 

http://blog.cleveland.com/sports/2008/02/f...around_the.html

 

Lots to see and do if you get around ok.

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LOL Phil, that was the boat bag, the reason I liked fishing out of my own, didn`t have to carry it! My boat was slow to plane though, should have had it in back? Just easier to carry stuff than decide to try something you don`t have with you.

 

You guys had breakfast you needed to work it off!

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I was thinking about trying to make my own this summer,so i did a little search and came up with this site. www.tacklemaking.com.It shows you how to make your own molds.Hope this helps.

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I actually bought some stuff in order to try it out. I'm pretty pleased with the results. I have been making Senko style worms in various colours. Let me know if you would be willing to try some out for me.

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