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#11236703 - 11/21/15 02:42 PM Plastic cure time
ifeliciano Offline

Registered: 07/29/07
Posts: 415
Loc: Mansfield/Arlington, TX
How long do you let your poured or injected plastic lures cure before using them?


#11236916 - 11/21/15 05:36 PM Re: Plastic cure time [Re: ifeliciano]
Txmedic033 Offline
TFF Team Angler

Registered: 08/13/13
Posts: 4008
Loc: Longview, Tx
Depends on the hardness of the plastic. 24-48 hours usually. Lay them out in a straight line so they don't cure with bends or kinks in them.

#11238063 - 11/22/15 11:22 AM Re: Plastic cure time [Re: ifeliciano]
capt grumpy Offline
Pro Angler

Registered: 09/14/06
Posts: 939
Loc: west tx
Also depends on temp cool temp is less time, most of mine I leave over nite. I use M-F plastic 24 hrs is fine. On a large swimbait I leave them longer.

#11247987 - 11/27/15 10:05 AM Re: Plastic cure time [Re: ifeliciano]
Duane Robinson Offline

Registered: 11/06/08
Posts: 436
Loc: Pound, VA.
I also try to wait at least 24 hrs, but this yr, I was so busy, I didn't have the time,
I poured up the order's, bagged them and shipped them out, lucky for me I haven't had
any problems, customers have only sent photos of bass to me that they have caught,
and more lure order's.
Duane's Custom Bait's
Website: Phone: (276)-796-5321

#11255923 - 12/01/15 08:52 AM Re: Plastic cure time [Re: ifeliciano]
SenkoSam Offline

Registered: 09/03/03
Posts: 44
Loc: Walden, N.Y., USA
Use the thicker lures the next day; use the thinner designs the same day after letting them sit in cold water for one minutes.

#11273070 - 12/09/15 07:23 PM Re: Plastic cure time [Re: ifeliciano]
Bois d'arc Offline
Extreme Angler

Registered: 05/24/14
Posts: 1430


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