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#12360925 - 07/27/17 10:31 AM C-Rig
Bas-ii-tis Offline
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Is this actually a good setup or should I set my own up? That wire line is kinda strange looking.
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#12360949 - 07/27/17 10:41 AM Re: C-Rig [Re: Bas-ii-tis]
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Still have to tie three knots, so it's not saving you any time, if that's what you're after. I tie my own.
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#12361010 - 07/27/17 11:15 AM Re: C-Rig [Re: Bas-ii-tis]
jaw116 Offline
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Carolina Keeper and Gambler Brass Carolina Rig Weight is all you need.

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#12361013 - 07/27/17 11:17 AM Re: C-Rig [Re: Bas-ii-tis]
JIM SR. Online   sick
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those work fine, but you can make your own cheaper..

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#12361018 - 07/27/17 11:20 AM Re: C-Rig [Re: Bas-ii-tis]
Fish2222 Online   content
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Limits your line moving freely through the weight.
Waste of money.
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#12361020 - 07/27/17 11:20 AM Re: C-Rig [Re: Bas-ii-tis]
Ken A. Online   content
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Buy you some beads and make your own. I don't personally like brass. it is too large for the weight. I use the old traditional one oz lead bullet weight and glass beads. Just don't use glass beads with tungsten weights!

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#12361037 - 07/27/17 11:28 AM Re: C-Rig [Re: Bas-ii-tis]
fouzman Offline
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I can't believe a man of your means still uses lead, Ken.
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#12361122 - 07/27/17 12:25 PM Re: C-Rig [Re: Bas-ii-tis]
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Doesnt save any time and i think they hang up more, also cost more than buying pieces and sliding them on together. I like a brass clacker, but not as big a fan of brass weight...I 1000% prefer lead on a c-rig than tungsten


Edited by catslayer (07/27/17 12:26 PM)
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#12361140 - 07/27/17 12:36 PM Re: C-Rig [Re: Bas-ii-tis]
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I think lead is better too. I started using lead bc I was getting tired of loosing a $5 tungsten weight everytime I got hung up and had to break it off. Weird thing is I have caught more and bigger fish since I started using lead weights. It could be coincidence but as long as the bottom is good, I can feel it just the same so I now prefer lead for C rigs
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#12361368 - 07/27/17 03:02 PM Re: C-Rig [Re: fouzman]
Ken A. Online   content
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Originally Posted By: fouzman
I can't believe a man of your means still uses lead, Ken.


Thats the only way I can afford to put gas in my Lambo Chris....

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#12361378 - 07/27/17 03:13 PM Re: C-Rig [Re: Bas-ii-tis]
skeeterK Online   content
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Registered: 05/11/17
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Loc: Stagecoach, TX
I use those and have a snap tied to the end of my braid. This allows me to use my HW rod for multiple lures. C-rig, Donkey Rig, big cranks, and spoons all rigged up with a short leader and a small swivel on each. I keep several lure setups on a pool noodle and just unsnap when I want to change techniques.

If I could afford 30+ rods then perhaps I might change. So far I'm at 9 rods and waiting for the new reels to hit the shelves


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#12361416 - 07/27/17 03:35 PM Re: C-Rig [Re: Bas-ii-tis]
89javelin100 Online   content
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Loc: Fort Worth, TX
Listen to these guys, make your own. Way fast to setup using a Carolina keeper, if you like those, and a glass bead. I mostly always use a 3/4oz weight.


Where do y'all buy your lead bullet weights 1/2-1oz?


Edited by 89javelin100 (07/27/17 03:38 PM)

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#12361575 - 07/27/17 05:22 PM Re: C-Rig [Re: Bas-ii-tis]
Bas-ii-tis Offline
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Thanks Fellas on att your comments and opinions..Defiantly helps me out
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#12363525 - 07/29/17 12:18 AM Re: C-Rig [Re: Bas-ii-tis]
Bas-ii-tis Offline
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Alight guys this my setup... 50lb braid and leader 15 flouro
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#12363596 - 07/29/17 06:18 AM Re: C-Rig [Re: Bas-ii-tis]
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+1
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