Drop shot,leader storage

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Rebelwork
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Drop shot,leader storage

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I want to start drop shot fishing but I get carried away when there biting and won't take the time to make up a rig. Basspro has a leader box so I can p remake these before I go. There around $20. Another box and that much more space.

Any suggestions on something small I can tuck away in another box and have ready. I would like something plastic ....thx

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Re: Drop shot,leader storage

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Interested as well!


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Rebelwork
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Drop shot,leader storage

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Still looking vintage and new. I made some leaders up and wrapped on cardboard and stuck in a utility box. The basspro box is $20+...

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Drop shot,leader storage

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You could always wind them around an empty line spool and hold them in place with rubber bands. I did that with mojo rigs (finesse carolina rigs), it seemed to be less of a nuisance to tie on a whole new leader with those than to fuss on the water trying to pin the cylindrical weight in place with jig skirt material.

Now I just use sliding bobber stops, they don't work as well as the rubber skirt material pinning the weight but it's good enough for most weeds.
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Rebelwork
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Drop shot,leader storage

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It's not so much the hassle as tge space. I hate have a big box. I wanted something that would findt into something. When I looked back at a 2010 basspro book drop shot wasn't that popular compared to the new catalog.

A specialty that could use a little more attention to storage.

I did buy some basspro xps fluorocarbon dropshot rigs for $2.99. 5 rigs without the weight..