Free shipping to the United States when you order $20+

Fishing for ideas
Login to post a new topic and to write a reply.
Thread Tools


Search within thread:

Rate This Thread
Login to rate this thread.
#11 (permalink)      4/12/2021 3:34:23 PM US Central   quote/reply + tips
Avatar
Gigirat67
Verified
  • JoinedDec 2016
  • Posts 453
  • Reviews 123
  • Kudos229
+1 details
Thanks to all for the good feedback and great ideas. I’m not the smacking type and my claws are for ukulele strings only.
I already did a bit of flexing of the upper contact but it’s still tight, probably room for improvement on that front, I’ll look into it.
I’ll try invisible tape and see how that works.
Thanks again
#12 (permalink)      4/12/2021 5:53:10 PM US Central   quote/reply + tips
essellar
Verified
  • JoinedSep 2016
  • Posts 2311
  • Reviews 0
  • Kudos2025
+1 details
Soft cloth on top and a pair of slip-joint pliers (or Channellocks) will get you where you want to go flex-wise. It's a pretty sturdy spring, though, so don't expect too much permanent deformation - you'd probably get to failure before you get to "soft".
#13 (permalink)      5/6/2021 9:07:15 PM US Central   quote/reply + tips
Kamikaze702k
Verified
  • JoinedDec 2016
  • Posts 537
  • Reviews 4
  • Kudos219
+1 details
I unscrewed the top contact n bent it further, never needed a ribbon just grab the positive, push up n release
#14 (permalink)      5/7/2021 3:08:55 AM US Central   quote/reply + tips
Avatar
pewpew
Verified
  • JoinedApr 2015
  • Posts 2652
  • Reviews 0
  • Kudos1094
My Joyetech's ribbon lasts for more than 3 years, heh. I hoped it will tear apart with use since it causes more inconvenience than benefit, but no, still as rugged as new.
The answer to 1984 is 1973 § Panasonic or Samsung - that is the question: Whether 'tis nobler in the mind to suffer.
#15 (permalink)      4/27/2022 4:08:13 AM US Central   quote/reply + tips
encreed
Guest
  • JoinedApr 2022
  • Posts 1
  • Reviews 0
  • Kudos0
I used to carry a fishing rod and reel, a fishing bag packed with extra fishing line, Bobbers, Sinkers, Different sizes of hooks, blank koozies, Swivels, and more things...