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Net float

Post by SheffSean » Sat Dec 16 2017 15:22

I dare say this has been done before but I thought I’d share my latest little money saving idea just case anyone else would like to make one, it’s a net float which I made from stuff I had languishing in my cellar, to be more specific a piece of 22mm pipe lagging and some gorilla camo tape.
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Re: Net float

Post by Crackoff » Sun Dec 17 2017 12:41

Thats good :thumbs: and it won't scare any fish when they come to the net :smile:

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Post by Nige Johns » Sun Dec 17 2017 13:32

Camo is for carpers :lol:

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Re: Net float

Post by SheffSean » Sun Dec 17 2017 14:08

Sorry fella's :wink: it was either the camo tape or black glossy duct tape, I thought the Pike would appreciate the camo tape better :laughs:


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Re: Net float

Post by tigger996 » Tue Dec 19 2017 16:31

I found Poundland sold long brightly coloured foam (looks like pipe lagging) that is used as a swimming aid. Slides on and can be secured with a couple of cable ties. £1 gets you enough for about four nets.
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Post by Jason Skilton » Thu Dec 21 2017 08:44

SheffSean wrote:
I dare say this has been done before but I thought I’d share my latest little money saving idea just case anyone else would like to make one, it’s a net float which I made from stuff I had languishing in my cellar, to be more specific a piece of 22mm pipe lagging and some gorilla camo tape.

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Did the same, but just used black electrical tape :-)
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Re: Net float

Post by davelumb » Thu Dec 21 2017 09:29

I've never found a net float that actually floated my net. Looked good, but a waste of time.

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Re: Net float

Post by SheffSean » Wed Dec 27 2017 14:18

I must admit I was quite surprised how well the pipe lagging I used did actually keep the net just below the surface and at the perfect angle to net the Pike I caught.

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Re: Net float

Post by Stewlaws » Thu Dec 28 2017 22:10

I'm with the sheep interferer who smells of mints on this one....

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