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Step7

Step 7 - This should be the end result. Snip the tag ends carefully, you can leave them a few millimetres long without worry. The rubber grubs that were threaded on either end will act as buffers and stop the line from pulling through the real maggots. They also protect the live maggots from nausiance fish banging and add more buoyancy to the finished presentation. Put it in the margins and you'll see the maggot ball is slowly sinking and sits up enticingly off the bottom.