5 x Ready
Tied Korda Dark Matter
The fantastic new Dark Matter ready rigs about to
quality of some ready rigs these days makes them a viable alternative to tying
your own, and that is certainly the case with the newly released Dark Matter
Ready Rig range!
A lot of thought has gone into this set-up, with Korda’s Neil Spooner having
used it for years to perfect it, and it is his ‘take anywhere rig’ that he has
used to great effect to land carp of all different sizes!
The Wide Gape hook pattern is incredible in terms of it’s hooking potential
anyway, but has been enhanced even more by the addition of a short length of
shrink tube that helps to make the hook turn even more aggressively when in a
carp’s mouth, and a small piece of silicon tubing on the shank of the hook
ensures the hair comes off at the optimum point.
The rig comes supplied with free extender hair stops, meaning that it is
compatible with all different sized baits, and allows you to effectively change
the length of the hair and separation between your bait and hook simply by
using a different type of bait stop.
It is tied on Dark Matter braid which is heavy and sinks incredibly well,
meaning that it hugs the contours of the lake bed – although being a braid it
can help avoid any chance of a tangle if you add a PVA bag or stringer when you
Different breaking strains of Dark Matter braid have been chosen to make them
suitable for the size of hook – with size 8 and size 10 rigs coming on 15lb
breaking strain; size 4 and size 6 are on 20lb; and size 2 on 30lb.
All of the hook sizes come in a choice of barbed or barbless, and the other end
of the hook link is finished with a size 8 swivel attached loop style, and this
means that it will fit all the popular lead