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Step 1 - There are several commerciall available maggot clips that allow you to pop open a spiked metal point, thread maggots on and then close the clip again. The idea is sound, but I still come back to tying the maggots to a rig ring with the line, finding the clips small and fiddly and preferring not and preferring not to have the extra metal around the hook bait. Strip back three to four inches of coating from a combi link like cortex and tie a small tear drop or oval rig ting to the end using a three turn grinner.