How and Why to Test Your Tungsten for Damage

Don't let a tungsten weight damage your line. Test them first using this simple trick.

Tungsten is a dense and heavy metal in direct contact with your line. Damage to a weight can happen during packaging, shipping, or just dropping on the floor in your garage. A piece of sharp metal sliding up and down your line spells guaranteed break-offs, which is why Davy Hite tests every single tungsten weight for damage before putting them in his boat - here's how. 

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