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by professor
Mon Jul 16, 2012 4:07 pm
Forum: LURE MAKING LURE DESIGN LURES YOU HAVE MADE
Topic: My first attempt ??
Replies: 2
Views: 653

My first attempt ??

here's my first attempt at making a lure, I used a piece of pine due to it bieng easy to shape etc,. I thought I would start with a boomerang style lure, still a bit of shaping to go yet ?? I thing the hardest part will be putting the wire in, I've decided to cut a groove along the bottom for the wi...
by professor
Fri Jul 13, 2012 8:16 am
Forum: LURE AND MORE - GENERAL CHAT
Topic: Nailpolish ???
Replies: 4
Views: 563

Re: Nailpolish ???

Thanks Zac 08, I'll give it a go, a friend of mine makes his own homebaked blades and uses nailpolish on those and has no problems so far, apart from his wife and daughter trying to find their bottles of nail polish?? lol lol

Cheers. thumbsupsmilie thumbsupsmilie
by professor
Wed Jul 11, 2012 6:33 pm
Forum: LURE MAKING LURE DESIGN LURES YOU HAVE MADE
Topic: What to look for ??
Replies: 4
Views: 661

Re: What to look for ??

thanks guys for all the info, I'll start searching and see what I can find and get carving!! thumbsupsmilie

One more question for you...when cutting the groove along the bottom of the lure for the wire , how deep should it be?? ???

Cheers howdy
by professor
Wed Jul 11, 2012 2:21 pm
Forum: LURE AND MORE - GENERAL CHAT
Topic: Nailpolish ???
Replies: 4
Views: 563

Nailpolish ???

No not for me, but would it be okay to use nailpolish (thinned down ) to spray paint home made lures ??? ??? ???

It would be covered with a couple of clear coats. thumbsupsmilie

Cheers howdy howdy
by professor
Tue Jul 10, 2012 11:47 am
Forum: LURE AND MORE - GENERAL CHAT
Topic: sea martin reels
Replies: 4
Views: 678

Re: sea martin reels

Yeah my mate has one also, I saw a few on ebay going for about $75 > $150..

Cheers howdy howdy
by professor
Mon Jul 09, 2012 9:20 pm
Forum: WHERE HAVE YOU FISHED
Topic: One of my local Bass spots ??
Replies: 2
Views: 2837

One of my local Bass spots ??

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Northern NSW somewhere ?? ??? ???

Cheers howdy howdy
by professor
Mon Jul 09, 2012 7:18 pm
Forum: LURE MAKING LURE DESIGN LURES YOU HAVE MADE
Topic: What to look for ??
Replies: 4
Views: 661

What to look for ??

What do you look for when selecting a piece of timber for a lure??

Does the grain have to running a certain direction, how old should the timber be , soft wood or hardwood Etc,. ??

Cheers. howdy
by professor
Mon Jul 09, 2012 9:35 am
Forum: FISHING LURE IDENTIFICATION ,HELP, COMPARISONS,CROSS REFERENCE
Topic: Old metal lure ???
Replies: 5
Views: 281

Re: Old metal lure ???

Thanks again Diemai, yes my lure has the same stamping, and now I look at it the same script for the word "elbe'" written the same way at that angle. thumbsupsmilie Also it could be KOMBS or KOMBI, where the stamp is, the paint is a bit discoloured so hard to say?? ??? I'll put it in my Swedish coll...
by professor
Sun Jul 08, 2012 7:31 pm
Forum: FISHING LURE IDENTIFICATION ,HELP, COMPARISONS,CROSS REFERENCE
Topic: Old metal lure ???
Replies: 5
Views: 281

Re: Old metal lure ???

Thanks Diemai, I'll have alook around and see what i come up with??

Cheers howdy
by professor
Sat Jul 07, 2012 1:12 pm
Forum: FISHING LURE IDENTIFICATION ,HELP, COMPARISONS,CROSS REFERENCE
Topic: Could someone please ID this lure.
Replies: 4
Views: 307

Re: Could someone please ID this lure.

here's a couple more, one is an AC invader , but the pink one I'm unsure of??? ???
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Cheers. howdy

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