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11/19/19 There's a lot
of moving pieces and parts in my tackle
manufacturing business. By parts, mean
suppliers that provide us with with components to
complete tackle. Most of these suppliers do
not do retail sales to the public. If they
did? ...they'd go broke.
My manufacturing chain is only as strong as the
weakest link. Was sent 2020 injection molded
meat heads with unacceptable color match issues.
Sure, this can and will be fixed, but it's another
unneeded delay that wastes time. Time is money
in the manufacturing business.
2020 load of meat heads
11/18/19 Quest to
restock for the 2020 season continues with snubbers
and diver rings. Sold out of green Super
Snubbers™ and black 3D printed diver rings.
Both of this products are my original tackle
inventions unlike anything else that's on the
market. Our snubbers and rings offer far
superior performance too. Creating brand new
tackle is easy once you envision the solution to a
Training another worker to drill, trim and process
heads. This will be the 3rd person in 3 years.
You have to have a strong work ethic to work at
home. Some people are not self-starters and do
better in a structured environment. Machining
heads is relatively easy, but it can be monotonous
when there 1000s heads sitting in front of you.
11/17/19 Clean and
organize the work areas in our tackle building shop
is front row and center for today. Gearing up
for 2020 meat head production is the reason.
In years past, never ordered heads until December.
Now, I want to get a leg up on the season.
Work now, play later will work in my favor in the
Snowometer estimation is at 26" for this snow
season thus far.
11/16/19 Our 2020 season
begins for reel this week. New stock of meat
heads will be in-house soon. By count, heads
are our biggest seller, because they're purchased 2
to 4 at a time. Several meat rig manufacturers
use our heads too.
I'm proud each one of our heads says "Made in
U.S.A." Precision machined in Manistee, MI by
dedicated fishermen who place great importance on a
job done right!
opening day for deer. The bill to legalize
deer baiting is awaiting the MI governor to sign it.
So, for now baiting is still illegal.
The MDNR has airplane spies in the sky looking for
illegal baiting activity coordinated with on the
Click MDNR enforcement article
100k plus airplane with crew seems like it's way
over the top to trap a deer hunter. Resources
like this could be put to a better use on real
criminals that shoot up our schools, shopping
centers, places of worship, and prosecuting robo
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