DROP-OFF INLINE LEAD: STEP 1

These are the bits that you'll need to make Darrell's drop-off inline system.

DROP-OFF INLINE LEAD: STEP 2

Pull off three feet of Kable Leadcore.

DROP-OFF INLINE LEAD: STEP 3

Splice your swivel onto the leadcore.

DROP-OFF INLINE LEAD: STEP 4

It is important to attach it to the end that does not have the ring attached.

DROP-OFF INLINE LEAD: STEP 5

Bore out the hard plastic insert with a pair of scissors.

DROP-OFF INLINE LEAD: STEP 6

This is the effect that you're trying to achieve.

DROP-OFF INLINE LEAD: STEP 7

Tuck the swivel and leadcore into the front of the lead, like this.

DROP-OFF INLINE LEAD: STEP 8

Wrap the leadcore around the lead and then fix it in place using a tail rubber.

DROP-OFF INLINE LEAD: STEP 9

That's it, a simple rig that will cast well and eject the lead once a fish is hooked.

Drop-Off Inline Lead Mechanics

There are times when the key to landing fish is dropping the lead, and if you prefer using inline leads, then this is the way to set it up. Because the lead is set to drop off, it becomes very hard for the fish to get rid of the rig, once hooked.