KD Rig

What you

What you’ll need…

Step 1. Strip 10cm of Sly Skin.

Step 1. Strip 10cm of Sly Skin.

Step 2. Start the KD rig with 7 turns up the shank.

Step 2. Start the KD rig with 7 turns up the shank.

Step 3. Fold back the hair and whip a couple more turns round the hook.

Step 3. Fold back the hair and whip a couple more turns round the hook.

Step 4. The finished hook and hair should look like this.

Step 4. The finished hook and hair should look like this.

Step 5. Attach the swivel with a reliable figure of eight loop knot.

Step 5. Attach the swivel with a reliable figure of eight loop knot.

Step 6. Tighten down using both tags from the knot and cut off excess.

Step 6. Tighten down using both tags from the knot and cut off excess.

Step 7. Cover the knot with 0.5mm Covert Silicone Tubing to make it neat and tangle free.

Step 7. Cover the knot with 0.5mm Covert Silicone Tubing to make it neat and tangle free.

Step 8. Mould some Critical Mass Putty onto the hooklink to help pin it down.

Step 8. Mould some Critical Mass Putty onto the hooklink to help pin it down.

January 22nd, 2014|Categories: Carp Rig Tying, Rig Tying|1 Comment

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  1. Kieran Borer 09/09/2016 at 9:08 am - Reply

    I love this rig, so confident in using it, I’ve never dropped a fish whilst using this rig, solid hook hold everytime,

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