Sinkers

 Sinkers are used to quicken the pace in which a lure and hook will sink. They are also used to add weight to increase the possible distance of a cast. Weights and sinkers can range in shape and size, the smallest weighing one gram and the largest coming in at over five ounces.There are a few different types of materials to choose from. The available items are made from lead, tungsten, tin or an eco-friendly material.