Main Menu
Newest Members
Robert black, Calexander, Nauti_Bouy, RushtonGregory, Bulletman77
102723 Registered Users
Top Posters
TexDawg 82877
hopalong 74394
Pilothawk 73435
JDavis7873® 67377
FattyMcButterpants 60518
John175 ® 59892
Tritonman 56829
Derek 56420
SkeeterRonnie 52453
LoneStarSon® 52225
Forum Stats
102723 Members
61 Forums
859116 Topics
11270481 Posts

Max Online: 36273 @ 01/23/13 02:34 PM
Topic Options
#11052610 - 08/19/15 10:54 PM Plastic Baitfish--underwater footage
collincountytx Offline
TFF Guru

Registered: 04/08/08
Posts: 10041
Loc: Dallas, TX
A sampling of plastic swimbaits and plastic jerk baits I use regularly. All were thrown on 12lb fluoro and retrieved in a similar manner alternating between swimming the lure and jerking the lure.


#11052875 - 08/20/15 08:11 AM Re: Plastic Baitfish--underwater footage [Re: collincountytx]
collincountytx Offline
TFF Guru

Registered: 04/08/08
Posts: 10041
Loc: Dallas, TX
Some of these work better as swimbaits and trailers, while others perform better as soft jerkbaits

Swimsation--very slow fall rate, run true and straight when swam with nice body roll and tail movement
Sick Fish--fast fall rate good dying action going nose down and upside down on pauses
Hula Grub--medium fall rate
Rattlesnake Flash--fast fall rate, lots of turns to the side on the fall
Skinny Dipper--medium fall rate with vertical up and down bobbing when swam
Sluggo--faster fall rate nose down gliding action
Fluke--similar action to sluggo maybe more mid body kicking on jerks and more horizontal movement
LFT Magic Shad--slow fall rate easiest to 180 on pauses

#11055853 - 08/21/15 02:50 PM Re: Plastic Baitfish--underwater footage [Re: collincountytx]
banker-always fishing Online   content
TFF Guru

Registered: 07/12/10
Posts: 37175
Loc: Universal City Tx.
It's nice seeing how actually baits work. Thanks for sharing. thumb

IGFA World Record Rio Grande Cichlid. Lake Dunlap.

John 3:16


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