Buy some noodles from the local china-mart. Pink might be for women, but it makes things easy to see.
Cut noodle into 8 inch lengths
Get some 3/4 inch PVC pipe, caps and some PVC glue
Cut PCV pipe into 9 1/2 inch long sections
Glue cap on 1 end of pipe
Insert PVC pipe into noodle until cap...
I have owned this tackle box for close to 16 years. Its been just about everywhere fishing with me, everywhere from 30 and 45 miles offshore in the Gulf of Mexico to lake Sam Rayburn.
Ok, lets get started:
1 tackle box
2 spools 300 feet 330 pound tensile strength trotline string
1 spool 580...
Fishing is something that I was raised around as far back as I can remember. when I was maybe 4 or 5 years old, I remember my mom and dad taking my brother and I fishing around the local ponds. When we moved to Bridge City, my dad bought a boat to take us out on Sabine Lake between Bridge City...
Long story short - friday afternoon, get the trotlines and juglines ready
friday evening go put the juglines and trotlines out, check everything
saturday morning, go back saturday evening, check and rebait the trotline, put the juglines out
sunday go check everything again, pick the trotline...
One of the problems is organizing the noodles and trot lines so they are easy to deploy. In an effort to keep everything together, I bought a 5 gallon bucket. The bucket provided a way to keep the noodles and trot lines together, but it lacked compartments for holding hooks, weights, swivels...
One of the things that I like to do is to make homemade leaders.
To make homemade leaders you will need:
Cable or monofilament line (think 20# or 30# monofilament line).
All of those supplies are stored in the bottom of that tackle box.
Cut a section of cable...
Last night I was going through my tackle box trying to get it a little better organized. The problem was that I had hooks and weights spread out over different section of the tackle box. The top of the box is mostly lures and a few weights and hooks. With the bottom of the box being an...