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Old 06-12-2006, 10:32 PM
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Couple things -

1) use a straight eye hook, not a down eye

2) slit the bottom of the foam and push the hook in securing with some zap-a-gap, don't try to center it in the foam

3) forget about the forward canted cup mouth, a straight cylinder works just as well, for instance livebody foam. Otherwise get the pre-formed popper heads with the slit in the bottom for the hook shank

4) I have found that legs do help prevent spinning although you mention it doesn't - perhaps the other items above are overcoming the legs ability to add a little stability
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