Introduction: How to Build a Steel Fishing Leader
This is a DIY video for a Shark/Bullred steel fishing leader. The way I like to make them. Let me know what you think?
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Thanks for looking and Happy DIYing!
Step 1: Parts and Tools
Heat Gun (for shrink tubing)
Wire Cutters (if crimpers can't cut wire)
49 strand stainless steel cable - 6'+ (depending on desired leader length)
Double Barrel Crimp Sleeves
Lock Swivels - 200lb or higher
Swivels - 200lb or higher
Offset Circle Hook - 10/0 to 18/0 (depends on your size preference)
Shrink Tube - 6' or more depending on desired leader length (1/8" tube worked for me)
Assorted Beads - 2-8 pieces (which ever color you prefer)
Optional Tools and Parts:
Soldering Iron, Solder, and Flux (got my flux at Radioshack)
Stainless Steel Cable Thimbles (used in loops)
Note: Shrink Tube is also optional
All the photos are examples of what you could use.