Instructables: exploring - outside - fishing - popular https://www.instructables.com Wed, 18 Sep 2019 21:29:45 PDT BLOX v1.01 Make Your Own Sponge Hooks For Catfishing With Dip Baits https://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-Your-Own-Sponge-Hooks-For-Catfishing-W/
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Mon, 21 Feb 2011 10:24:47 PST
Make your own top water minnow fishing lures https://www.instructables.com/id/Make-your-own-top-water-minnow-fishing-lures/
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Wed, 23 Dec 2009 20:24:44 PST
Fishing: Make a Drop Shot Rig for Panfish https://www.instructables.com/id/Fishing-Make-a-Drop-Shot-Rig-for-Panfish/
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Wed, 5 Jul 2017 09:43:11 PDT
Gill Net https://www.instructables.com/id/Gill-Net/
Gill Net - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F9U/UUQS/IU9VA4DA/F9UUUQSIU9VA4DA.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9U/UUQS/IU9VA4DA/F9UUUQSIU9VA4DA.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9U/UUQS/IU9VA4DA/F9UUUQSIU9VA4DA.SMALL.jpg Ramma360 Gill nets are used mainly to catch fish. This is a very affective way of hunting because this can be left in the sea/river/lake for a long time, while you are doing something elsewhere. The gill net works by catching fish from its gills. As the current sweeps the fish towards the net the fish have n...
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Sun, 16 Oct 2016 19:54:39 PDT
How to make a DIY Bass lure binder https://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-DIY-Bass-lure-binder/
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Sun, 11 Aug 2013 14:32:39 PDT
How To Bait A Hook With Catfish Punch Bait https://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Bait-A-Hook-With-Catfish-Punch-Bait/
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Sat, 19 Feb 2011 21:45:57 PST
Make Carbontex Drag Washers From Sheet Stock https://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Carbontex-Drag-Washers-From-Sheet-Stock/
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Tue, 9 May 2017 08:30:40 PDT
51 Cent-ish Fishing Lure https://www.instructables.com/id/51-Cent-ish-Fishing-Lure/
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Wed, 31 Aug 2016 13:14:27 PDT
How to make a double hook fishing rig for bridges, piers, and boats https://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-double-hook-fishing-rig-for-bridges/
How to make a double hook fishing rig for bridges, piers, and boats - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FIU/DPLS/HJKC16C2/FIUDPLSHJKC16C2.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIU/DPLS/HJKC16C2/FIUDPLSHJKC16C2.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIU/DPLS/HJKC16C2/FIUDPLSHJKC16C2.SMALL.jpg geronimogo I will show you how to make that bottom fishing rig that they sell at your local store only better.  It is more cost efficient if you fish a lot and lose rigs often.  It is more stealthy than the store bought ones as well. You will need: some type of leader (fluorocarbon is best but a heavier weigh...
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Sun, 28 Jul 2013 21:57:53 PDT
How to Set Up a Fishing Pole for Salt Water Fishing https://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Set-Up-a-Fishing-Pole-for-Salt-Water-Fishin/
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Wed, 12 Oct 2016 17:13:48 PDT
Kayak Fishing Milkcrate https://www.instructables.com/id/Kayak-Fishing-Milkcrate/
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Tue, 19 Jul 2016 14:42:58 PDT
How To Construct Safe Carp Fishing Rigs https://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Construct-Safe-Carp-Fishing-Rigs/
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Wed, 22 Feb 2012 15:50:57 PST
Bait Trap for Fishing https://www.instructables.com/id/Bait-Trap-for-Fishing/
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Fri, 21 Aug 2015 21:11:16 PDT
Fishing Lure - Lipless Crank Bait https://www.instructables.com/id/Fishing-Lure-Lipless-Crank-Bait/
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Wed, 3 Feb 2016 07:52:35 PST
4WD fishing rod storage mod https://www.instructables.com/id/4WD-fishing-rod-storage-mod/
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Sun, 8 Nov 2015 05:46:09 PST
FISHING ROD AND UMBRELLA HOLDER https://www.instructables.com/id/FISHING-ROD-AND-UMBRELLA-HOLDER/
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Sun, 13 Oct 2013 17:38:09 PDT
White Perch Fishing Guide https://www.instructables.com/id/White-Perch-Fishing-Guide/
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Thu, 16 Jul 2015 17:19:01 PDT
Making trout spinners https://www.instructables.com/id/Making-trout-spinners/
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Wed, 25 Nov 2015 03:14:09 PST
The Rod Donkey Diy Bait Boat https://www.instructables.com/id/About-The-Rod-Donkey-Diy-Bait-Boat/
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Tue, 17 Nov 2015 08:02:30 PST
How To Clean A Catfish Quickly https://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Clean-A-Catfish-Quickly/
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Wed, 20 Apr 2011 14:00:47 PDT
Dressing and Casting a Fishing Pole with a Bail Reel https://www.instructables.com/id/Dressing-and-Casting-a-Fishing-Pole-with-a-Bail-Re/
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Thu, 6 Mar 2014 22:31:55 PST
Replacing a Guide on a Fishing Rod https://www.instructables.com/id/Replacing-a-Guide-on-a-Fishing-Rod/
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Thu, 21 Apr 2016 03:41:00 PDT
Fly Farm Box. Maggot Box. https://www.instructables.com/id/Fly-Farm-Box-Maggot-Box/
Fly Farm Box. Maggot Box. - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F38/H4ER/IR9EEJSK/F38H4ERIR9EEJSK.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F38/H4ER/IR9EEJSK/F38H4ERIR9EEJSK.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F38/H4ER/IR9EEJSK/F38H4ERIR9EEJSK.SMALL.jpg sbayley2 Building a small scale fly farm to process food and garden waste into high quality food for fish, lizzards and chickens. The maggots also make great bait for fishing.You Will Need..Large bucket with lid.DrillScrewdriver 1x 3cm screwZip ties1m of 1" black pipe1" Uniseal1.5" hole saw (For uniseal hole...
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Sun, 31 Jul 2016 11:16:18 PDT
Budget Microfishing https://www.instructables.com/id/Budget-Microfishing/
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Thu, 28 Jul 2016 11:33:47 PDT
How To Construct The BlowBack Carp Rig https://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Construct-The-BlowBack-Carp-Rig/
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Sat, 24 Mar 2012 10:14:53 PDT
Bass fishing jigs https://www.instructables.com/id/Bass-fishing-jigs/
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Sun, 13 Oct 2013 21:04:01 PDT
How to Catch and Care for Crawdads (a.k.a. Crayfish and Crawfish) https://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Catch-and-Care-for-Crawdads-aka-Crayfis/
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Mon, 18 Mar 2013 17:16:34 PDT
Under the skirt of a Hula Popper. https://www.instructables.com/id/Under-the-skirt-of-a-Hula-Popper/
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Mon, 12 Oct 2009 17:56:01 PDT
Homemade Pier/Bridge Landing Net (Fishing) https://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-PierBridge-Landing-Net-Fishing/
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Mon, 18 Jan 2016 14:23:24 PST
How to clean a fish https://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-clean-a-fish/
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Thu, 25 Aug 2011 21:36:33 PDT
How to print colour to a fishing lure https://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-print-colour-to-a-fishing-lure/
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Sat, 30 Mar 2013 05:11:26 PDT
Wine Cork Fishing Bobber https://www.instructables.com/id/Wine-Cork-Fishing-Bobber/
Wine Cork Fishing Bobber - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F8Y/BVHQ/HJ1WWMPG/F8YBVHQHJ1WWMPG.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8Y/BVHQ/HJ1WWMPG/F8YBVHQHJ1WWMPG.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8Y/BVHQ/HJ1WWMPG/F8YBVHQHJ1WWMPG.SMALL.jpg guicarlorobelli I came up with this idea because I try to come up with a free way to make just about everything. Wine corks, stainless wire, wire cutters. Find a straight piece of stainless wire a little longer than your cork. Put a hook on one end with your pliers/wire cutters. Push it through as centered a...
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Sun, 14 Jul 2013 13:01:28 PDT
How to build an Extreme Fishing Gaff https://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-build-an-Extreme-Fishing-Gaff/
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Wed, 28 Mar 2012 23:49:13 PDT
Fishing Bucket Seat &Tackle Box https://www.instructables.com/id/Fishing-Bucket-Seat-Tackle-Box/
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Sun, 11 Sep 2011 10:54:18 PDT
Bank Fishing For Catfish, How To Catch Catfish From The Shore https://www.instructables.com/id/Bank-Fishing-For-Catfish-How-To-Catch-Catfish-Fro/
Bank Fishing For Catfish, How To Catch Catfish From The Shore - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FT3/WEJ6/GKXTX7HD/FT3WEJ6GKXTX7HD.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FT3/WEJ6/GKXTX7HD/FT3WEJ6GKXTX7HD.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FT3/WEJ6/GKXTX7HD/FT3WEJ6GKXTX7HD.SMALL.jpg Catfishing Bank fishing or fishing from the shore is a popular approach to fishing for catfish. Not all anglers have access to boats but that certainly doesn't limit your ability to catch catfish if you take the right approach. The video is all about catfishing from the shore using slip bobbers and catfish pu...
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Sat, 5 Mar 2011 13:11:37 PST
Fishing Line Spooler https://www.instructables.com/id/Fishing-Line-Spooler/
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Wed, 28 Oct 2015 15:38:29 PDT
How To Make An Ice Fishing Tip Up https://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-An-Ice-Fishing-Tip-Up/
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Wed, 10 Feb 2010 18:20:33 PST
Understand Lake Turnover And How It Effects Fishing https://www.instructables.com/id/Understand-Lake-Turnover-And-How-It-Effects-Fishin/
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Tue, 22 Feb 2011 10:44:20 PST
How To Cast A Bait Casting (Baitcaster) Fishing Reel https://www.instructables.com/id/Learn-How-To-Cast-A-Bait-Casting-Baitcaster-Fish/
How To Cast A Bait Casting (Baitcaster) Fishing Reel - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FBB/CM3U/GKGL6DJN/FBBCM3UGKGL6DJN.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBB/CM3U/GKGL6DJN/FBBCM3UGKGL6DJN.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBB/CM3U/GKGL6DJN/FBBCM3UGKGL6DJN.SMALL.jpg Catfishing Bait casting fishing reels are among the most popular fishing reels there are for anglers. Spinning reels and spincasting reels will work for some but many techniques and tactics used for catching fish require the use of a "baicaster" or bait casting fishing reel (also commonly referred to as an "op...
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Tue, 22 Feb 2011 11:22:37 PST
How to Build a PVC Fishing Rod Holder https://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Build-a-PVC-Fishing-Rod-Holder/
How to Build a PVC Fishing Rod Holder - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FHI/G7DB/IIT711EV/FHIG7DBIIT711EV.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHI/G7DB/IIT711EV/FHIG7DBIIT711EV.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHI/G7DB/IIT711EV/FHIG7DBIIT711EV.SMALL.jpg FlipMasters Hello, This is my first DIY Instructable so go easy on me! :) ***I uploaded my video for you to watch. The video will provide all the necessary steps so you can make your own PVC rod holders for cheap!You can also check out all of my DIY's here on my Youtube channels : https://www.youtube.com/user/f...
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Fri, 12 Dec 2014 22:05:23 PST
Fly Tying Station https://www.instructables.com/id/Fly-Tying-Station/
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Thu, 7 Mar 2013 08:35:27 PST
DIY: Homemade Fishing Lure https://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Homemade-Fishing-Lure/
DIY: Homemade Fishing Lure - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FKM/GXWY/IWWFQGLL/FKMGXWYIWWFQGLL.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKM/GXWY/IWWFQGLL/FKMGXWYIWWFQGLL.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKM/GXWY/IWWFQGLL/FKMGXWYIWWFQGLL.SMALL.jpg The Fishing Hobby These lures have caught a wide variety of fish for my family over the years. I learned about them from a coworker several years ago and have used them a lot since then. They are easy to make, inexpensive and they catch a lot of fish! These are great lures for kids to learn about different ways of wo...
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Wed, 21 Dec 2016 09:25:38 PST
Catch Catfish Using Limb Lines https://www.instructables.com/id/Catch-Catfish-Using-Limb-Lines/
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Tue, 22 Feb 2011 08:15:04 PST
River Lure Fishing for Pike https://www.instructables.com/id/River-Lure-Fishing-for-Pike/
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Wed, 30 Apr 2008 15:11:08 PDT
Primitive-Style Survival Fish Basket Trap https://www.instructables.com/id/Primitive-Style-Survival-Fish-Basket-Trap/
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Sat, 14 Dec 2013 17:55:22 PST
PVC Fishing Rod Rack https://www.instructables.com/id/PVC-Fishing-Rod-Rack/
PVC Fishing Rod Rack - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FH6/RN8L/GH4NMXYP/FH6RN8LGH4NMXYP.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FH6/RN8L/GH4NMXYP/FH6RN8LGH4NMXYP.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FH6/RN8L/GH4NMXYP/FH6RN8LGH4NMXYP.SMALL.jpg JRob54 If you've been looking for a cheap and easy way to store your fishing rods...you found it! My brother is an avid fisherman and has quite a few fishing rods.  I wanted to get him something usefull this year for Christmas....so I came up with this. You can customize this plan to fit as ma...
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Tue, 30 Nov 2010 09:06:04 PST
Eel Trap https://www.instructables.com/id/Eel-Trap/
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Fri, 21 Mar 2008 11:08:15 PDT
How to make a cheap bottle top spinner https://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-cheap-bottle-top-spinner/
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Sat, 25 Aug 2012 06:19:19 PDT
Make Drifting Catfish Juglines For Jug Fishing For Catfish https://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Drifting-Catfish-Juglines-For-Jug-Fishing-For/
Make Drifting Catfish Juglines For Jug Fishing For Catfish - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FO6/TLQ2/GJQEC35N/FO6TLQ2GJQEC35N.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FO6/TLQ2/GJQEC35N/FO6TLQ2GJQEC35N.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FO6/TLQ2/GJQEC35N/FO6TLQ2GJQEC35N.SMALL.jpg Catfishing Jug fishing for catfish can be a fun and exciting way to catch catfish. Whether you want to catch a huge mess of smaller catfish or catch a monster trophy blue or flathead catfish this can be a good way to catch them. There are several different approaches to catfishing with juglines and one popu...
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Mon, 21 Feb 2011 21:15:54 PST
DIY Cheap Fishing Leaders https://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-Fishing-Leaders/
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Tue, 27 Aug 2013 19:41:20 PDT