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    Default Dropshot tip

    Four LG shots in a bulk make an excellent dropshot weight.
    Better well hanged than ill wed.
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    How so Harvey, I'm interested in drop shotting so could do with all the tips I can get

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    I thought the dropshot tip was going to be something like...

    Sell all the gear whilst the prices are still good on ebay and buy some worms and a float with the proceeds

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    Default Re: Dropshot tip

    Good idea. I presume that if the shot are not pinched too tight they can pull off if snagged, just like link ledgering.

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    Quote Originally Posted by binka View Post
    Sell all the gear whilst the prices are still good on ebay and buy some worms and a float with the proceeds
    If you are pleased with catching toddlers, stick to your worms and floats...
    Better well hanged than ill wed.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Harvey View Post
    If you are pleased with catching toddlers, stick to your worms and floats...
    I don't know about Norway - but catching 'toddlers' may be an offence over here!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Harvey View Post
    If you are pleased with catching toddlers, stick to your worms and floats...
    It seems to be t'other way around for me, all I get with dropshot gear is an endless string of 4oz perch, yet put a maggot or a small worm on a size 18 and...


























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    Very nice fish there, binka. However, for me, put something on like this...







    Horses for courses, I guess.
    Last edited by soft plastic; 26-10-2015 at 12:10.

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    Quote Originally Posted by greenie62 View Post
    I don't know about Norway - but catching 'toddlers' may be an offence over here!
    What is the correct term? Tiddlers? Fry?
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    Quote Originally Posted by Harvey View Post
    What is the correct term? Tiddlers? Fry?
    'Tiddlers' is correct for small fish - indeterminate species.
    Toddlers are small children barely able to walk.

    Harvey - apologies for making fun of the small slip - your English is so good I forget it is not your main language!

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