boilie needle
a needle with one side of the eye removed thus forming a hook; this is used to attach bait to a hair rig by placing the bait or boilie onto the needle, hook the hair rig loop onto the needle and pull the bait down onto the hair

Dictionary of ichthyology. 2009.

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  • boilie baiting needle — a thin needle or crochet like hook used for mounting a boilie on a hair rig, q.v …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • hair rig — an extra piece of line with a small loop at the end, tied off of the shank or bend of a hook. Bait is placed on this hair by using a boilie needle, q.v., and held in place by a boilie stop or piece of grass that is placed through the small loop …   Dictionary of ichthyology

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