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Glass bead on texas rig? #10614830 02/13/15 12:47 AM
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Does anyone use a glass bead on a t rig like you do on a c rig? When do you use one?


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Re: Glass bead on texas rig? [Re: lodell23] #10614839 02/13/15 12:53 AM
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I use one at night a lot, just for the added sound.

Re: Glass bead on texas rig? [Re: lodell23] #10614853 02/13/15 12:57 AM
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Yes....... oh yes


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Re: Glass bead on texas rig? [Re: lodell23] #10614857 02/13/15 12:58 AM
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Re: Glass bead on texas rig? [Re: lodell23] #10614871 02/13/15 01:01 AM
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Especially if I'm T-rigging a craw


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Re: Glass bead on texas rig? [Re: lodell23] #10614876 02/13/15 01:02 AM
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I usually don't but that is just out of habit. I certainly would add to the sound of the rig. If you use a tungsten weight don't use a glass bead, use a plastic one.

Re: Glass bead on texas rig? [Re: lodell23] #10614925 02/13/15 01:15 AM
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In certain situations yes!- it can be a REAL good thing.
My night fishing pb was with a tx rig and brass/glass bead.

Re: Glass bead on texas rig? [Re: lodell23] #10615010 02/13/15 01:36 AM
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Re: Glass bead on texas rig? [Re: lodell23] #10615108 02/13/15 02:04 AM
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I never Fish without a bead on my texas Rig, Really boils down to what makes you fish more confidently


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Re: Glass bead on texas rig? [Re: lodell23] #10615242 02/13/15 02:41 AM
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Re: Glass bead on texas rig? [Re: lodell23] #10615258 02/13/15 02:45 AM
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I use plastic beads, but as stated above its a confidence thing


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Re: Glass bead on texas rig? [Re: ezbassin] #10615262 02/13/15 02:46 AM
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Originally Posted By: ezbassin
I usually don't but that is just out of habit. I certainly would add to the sound of the rig. If you use a tungsten weight don't use a glass bead, use a plastic one.


Glass beads with a tungsten weight will produce the most sound, although the glass bead breaks if it hits something hard ( rock etc.) with tungsten weight on the cast. Then your line gets nicked or cut. Plastic beads are for looks or knot protection only, no sound.


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Re: Glass bead on texas rig? [Re: lodell23] #10615339 02/13/15 03:11 AM
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I'm gonna have to start doing this. Not sure why I never thought about it



Re: Glass bead on texas rig? [Re: lodell23] #10615363 02/13/15 03:17 AM
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Great question an answers!
I never have either, thought about it, but really believe I'll at least try it.
Sounds like a great idea
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Re: Glass bead on texas rig? [Re: lodell23] #10615376 02/13/15 03:20 AM
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Try a brass n glass set up on your Tx. rig.

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