Get to grips with dumbbells
I often band and hair-rig pellets, but can’t find a way of attaching boilies to the same rig without having to dismantle the end tackle. Any ideas?
QStephen Whittle, via email.
Dave Coster saysÉ The closest thing to a boilie is a dumbbell. They are slightly elongated, as opposed to being round, otherwise they are similar in firmness and robustness.
These baits are flavoured and highly coloured, and because they are elongated, they are easy to install in a bait band, made even easier with a pellet bander tool.
This gives you the option of changing to a much brighter,