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Treble hooks with feathers

Post by Boonanza » Sun Oct 21, 2018 2:12 pm

I've been trying to find some treble hooks with feathers like the one pictured to replace on some old spinners. Does anyone know where I might be able to find some locally I don't want to buy chinese crap. Cheers :thumbsup:
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Re: Treble hooks with feathers

Post by Murlz » Sun Oct 21, 2018 2:46 pm

Drop into a reject shop or similar. I bought a bag of feathers from a craft shop and bound them myself. Some cotton and some nail polish.
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Post by Boonanza » Sun Oct 21, 2018 3:08 pm

Murlz wrote:Drop into a reject shop or similar. I bought a bag of feathers from a craft shop and bound them myself. Some cotton and some nail polish.
I remember as a kid we would collect feathers that were on the ground from Galahs and other parrots as we were fishing and my old man would glue them on later but I didn't think of just buying feathers good idea Murlz thanks mate :cheers:
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Post by Kimtown » Sun Oct 21, 2018 3:43 pm

Boonanza wrote:
Murlz wrote:Drop into a reject shop or similar. I bought a bag of feathers from a craft shop and bound them myself. Some cotton and some nail polish.
I remember as a kid we would collect feathers that were on the ground from Galahs and other parrots as we were fishing and my old man would glue them on later but I didn't think of just buying feathers good idea Murlz thanks mate :cheers:
It is a good idea

Might stick a few to a couple gama 8/0 circles and see what the results are like

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Re: Treble hooks with feathers

Post by dazz999 » Sun Oct 21, 2018 4:22 pm

a flyfishing shop there products are normally top quality

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Post by meppstas » Sun Oct 21, 2018 4:29 pm

Here's a short clip that may be of some use... this bloke makes it quick & simple while out in his boat..

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1ruJO6HUeLQ
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Re: Treble hooks with feathers

Post by Texas » Mon Oct 22, 2018 12:07 pm

Murlz wrote:Drop into a reject shop or similar. I bought a bag of feathers from a craft shop and bound them myself. Some cotton and some nail polish.
Murlz is right, but, you have the stuff at home
Feathers from one of your old boa's, you've got plenty of nail polish & food dye from when your baking or I could give you some of mine
I have some secquine material also, if that's any good
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Re: Treble hooks with feathers

Post by Texas » Mon Oct 22, 2018 12:13 pm

Just found an old cats toy
It has "feather like" material on it, $2 or reject shops

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