Wooden ferrule acorns

Made some other form of traditional fishing tackle.
Post Reply
User avatar
SharkBoy
Roach
Posts: 268
Joined: Tue Jun 04, 2013 8:24 am
Location: Northampton

Wooden ferrule acorns

Post by SharkBoy » Wed May 31, 2017 10:20 pm

Hi guys anyone out there on the forum making rod stoppers looking to purchase some to protect my various rods when they are bagged up .. cheers

User avatar
Penninelad
Grayling
Posts: 630
Joined: Tue Dec 03, 2013 5:12 pm
Location: Sheffield

Re: Wooden ferrule acorns

Post by Penninelad » Thu Jun 01, 2017 2:48 pm

As previously suggested you can buy cheap beer barrel spiles(or are they taps?) which will do the job.I now just make smaller ones from bits of twig! Not as pretty as proper turned acorns but they do the job. I grind them down to fit with a sanding wheel on a Dremel.
Mark Davies

Post Reply

Return to “Making Other Items of Traditional Fishing Tackle”

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 1 guest