Main Menu
Advertisement
Affiliates
Advertisement
Newest Members
jwhit88, Fisherman954, Mud Liger, Joe111, EL Mike
102702 Registered Users
Top Posters
TexDawg 82848
hopalong 74355
Pilothawk 73410
JDavis7873® 67377
FattyMcButterpants 60518
John175 ® 59859
Tritonman 56813
Derek 56400
SkeeterRonnie 52446
LoneStarSon® 52210
facebook
Forum Stats
102702 Members
61 Forums
858694 Topics
11264523 Posts

Max Online: 36273 @ 01/23/13 02:34 PM
Topic Options
#10993568 - 07/22/15 12:30 PM first time trying crackle effect
basscat dad Offline
Extreme Angler

Registered: 06/12/12
Posts: 1101
Loc: savannah, texas
i really like the look of this technique. i spent three days getting the method right. still need practice but i can get the crackle to work every time now. (i think).
_________________________
"dreamers have tomorrow if today does not come true"

Top
#10993591 - 07/22/15 12:42 PM Re: first time trying crackle effect [Re: basscat dad]
Txmedic033 Online   content
TFF Team Angler

Registered: 08/13/13
Posts: 3659
Loc: Longview, Tx
It looks pretty good. I have looked at the videos on that. It's just really limited on what you can do with it unless you just want black/white baits.

Top
#10993646 - 07/22/15 01:09 PM Re: first time trying crackle effect [Re: basscat dad]
Bradshuflin aka hunter'sdad Online   content
TFF Celebrity

Registered: 10/05/10
Posts: 9111
Loc: Sanger, Tx/ Chatham, La
Why only blk and white baits?
_________________________





https://www.inseinefishing.com field staff

Top
#10993979 - 07/22/15 03:31 PM Re: first time trying crackle effect [Re: Bradshuflin aka hunter'sdad]
basscat dad Offline
Extreme Angler

Registered: 06/12/12
Posts: 1101
Loc: savannah, texas
Originally Posted By: Bradshuflin aka hunter'sdad
Why only blk and white baits?

not sure why everyone seems to think it's only good with b & w. i know the selections for crackle finishes on furniture are unlimited. can't think of any reason why lures would be any different. the crackle is activated by the acrylic paint top coat and opaque colors may work best.
i'm getting ready to experiment with some other color combinations to see what happens. i do know the more contrast there is between the base coat and the top coat, the better the end look. we'll see.
_________________________
"dreamers have tomorrow if today does not come true"

Top
#10994940 - 07/22/15 10:24 PM Re: first time trying crackle effect [Re: basscat dad]
Bradshuflin aka hunter'sdad Online   content
TFF Celebrity

Registered: 10/05/10
Posts: 9111
Loc: Sanger, Tx/ Chatham, La
I want to see one in a red craw, on a 1.5 and I bet it would be an amazing fish catcher.
_________________________





https://www.inseinefishing.com field staff

Top
#10995258 - 07/23/15 07:09 AM Re: first time trying crackle effect [Re: Bradshuflin aka hunter'sdad]
Bois d'arc Offline
Extreme Angler

Registered: 05/24/14
Posts: 1358
Originally Posted By: Bradshuflin aka hunter'sdad
I want to see one in a red craw, on a 1.5 and I bet it would be an amazing fish catcher.

x2 ...(bc's emery creek craw in a crackle finish)

Top



© 1998-2016 OUTDOOR SITES NETWORK all rights reserved USA and Worldwide