CORK-DUST WAFTERS: STEP 1

These are the bits that you'll need to make Ell's bait.

CORK-DUST WAFTERS: STEP 2

Crack an egg into a mixing bowl.

CORK-DUST WAFTERS: STEP 3

Now add 20ml of Hybrid Activator.

CORK-DUST WAFTERS: STEP 4

Mix the liquid food in with the eggs.

CORK-DUST WAFTERS: STEP 5

Now add Hybrid base mix a bit at a time.

CORK-DUST WAFTERS: STEP 6

Mix the base mix thoroughly into the liquids.

CORK-DUST WAFTERS: STEP 7

This is the consistency that you're looking for.

CORK-DUST WAFTERS: STEP 8

Work the paste into a ball and use half a cup.

CORK-DUST WAFTERS: STEP 9

Now mix a third of a cup with egg white.

CORK-DUST WAFTERS: STEP 10

Now work the egg and cork dust into the paste.

CORK-DUST WAFTERS: STEP 11

Gun the paste out onto a table.

CORK-DUST WAFTERS: STEP 12

Roll the baits out.

CORK-DUST WAFTERS: STEP 13

Boil the baits for 90 seconds.

CORK-DUST WAFTERS: STEP 14

Thoroughly dry the baits out.

CORK-DUST WAFTERS: STEP 15

Measure out a capful of Activator liquid.

CORK-DUST WAFTERS: STEP 16

Coat the baits thoroughly and leave to soak.

Cork-Dust Wafters Mechanics

Combining granulated cork dust with conventional base mix allows you to make slow-sinking hook baits, if the levels are correctly calibrated.

Ell uses his wafter hook baits on his favourite Wide Gape bottom-bait rig.