This topic has always fascinated me as it is always
been human nature for some to try to strive for improvement over the last
known mark, be it in
production or performance ...even when the the present results are good.
Companies can do this and individuals also...and for vastly differing reasons!
I am already
working on completing my 24kt Gold Collection of Classic ABU lures below.
I figured if the ABU Toby and Krill deserved to be gilded then all other
metal ABU should too!
So when a double ABU metal lure turned up, I could afford to re-finish it in
gold, but it would happen gradually over time.
Some of first ones are to be soon shared here.
I have decided to merely re-finish one of each type and ignore size/weight
They would be stripped of hardware, like split rings, swivels and hooks to avoid
distracting from the display.
I hope you enjoyed seeing
them here. Sorry they are not for sale, and justified for my
enjoyment...more to follow...
I have so many now,
that they need to be re-sized to fit 2 columns of 250 pxl
hyperlinked to larger 500pxl images.
Spinnaren or Screw
Still more to follow...
To my mind all ABU lures are
Anyone who wishes to add more detail here please feel free to
place your helpful
news which will be acknowledged here.