Main Menu
Advertisement
Affiliates
Advertisement
Newest Members
Heath Grant, GolferMan, dyollpster, Sirjr, zsac
105129 Registered Users
Top Posters
TexDawg 85191
hopalong 77645
Pilothawk 74787
JDavis7873® 67382
John175 ® 63662
FattyMcButterpants 60667
Derek 🐝 57767
Tritonman 57471
SkeeterRonnie 52916
LoneStarSon® 52889
facebook
Forum Stats
105129 Members
60 Forums
794599 Topics
10043754 Posts

Max Online: 36273 @ 01/23/13 02:34 PM
Page 1 of 2 1 2 >
Topic Options
#11096770 - 09/11/15 11:44 AM Got this Bettencourt Bluegill bait during tackle warehouse sale
LunkersTV Offline
Angler

Registered: 08/09/15
Posts: 287
I don't usually spend this much on a single lure but it looked like it could work some and it was 12 dollars off so I had to.

Anyone ever use any of these baits. Seems like they are quality baits being hand made




Edited by LunkersTV (09/11/15 11:47 AM)
_________________________
https://www.youtube.com/LunkersTV

Top
#11096779 - 09/11/15 11:47 AM Re: Got this Bettencourt Bluegill bait during tackle warehouse sale [Re: LunkersTV]
RedRanger Offline
burro desagradable

Registered: 08/20/03
Posts: 22691
Loc: Frisco, Texas
Looks like a homemade bait.

Looks like it will hang up easily
_________________________




Top
#11096797 - 09/11/15 11:54 AM Re: Got this Bettencourt Bluegill bait during tackle warehouse sale [Re: LunkersTV]
Bradshuflin aka hunter'sdad Offline
TFF Celebrity

Registered: 10/05/10
Posts: 9292
Loc: Sanger, Tx/ Chatham, La
If it was expensive enough to be $12 off, I'm out.
_________________________





https://www.inseinefishing.com field staff

Top
#11096800 - 09/11/15 11:55 AM Re: Got this Bettencourt Bluegill bait during tackle warehouse sale [Re: Bradshuflin aka hunter'sdad]
LunkersTV Offline
Angler

Registered: 08/09/15
Posts: 287
I will actually put some blame on the alcohol...

Originally Posted By: Bradshuflin aka hunter'sdad
If it was expensive enough to be $12 off, I'm out.
_________________________
https://www.youtube.com/LunkersTV

Top
#11096915 - 09/11/15 12:47 PM Re: Got this Bettencourt Bluegill bait during tackle warehouse sale [Re: LunkersTV]
Daniel Mtanous Offline
Outdoorsman

Registered: 09/08/15
Posts: 212
Loc: Desoto,Texas
Fish it in open water, like a spinner bait or rattle trap. I would definitely keep it away from the brush and rocky bottoms. I bet that thing would kill running it around the outsides of sunken trees (I wouldn't throw it in the middle of the brush but I would run it lateral to the brush.) or the boating channels that are left when boats make lanes through heavy vegetation. I'd spray some Bass attractant spray on it too. Especially with all those nice hairs absorbing the attractant.

I didn't notice this until I finished but does it swim on it's side instead of on it's belly because the hook is on the side?

Top
#11096995 - 09/11/15 01:31 PM Re: Got this Bettencourt Bluegill bait during tackle warehouse sale [Re: LunkersTV]
Donald Harper Online   happy
TFF Guru

Registered: 01/25/08
Posts: 13186
Loc: Justin, TX.
Just looking at it; I believe the design is for the surface. The bait will lay flat on the surface and represent a dying bait fish like a Tilapia. Just twitching that bait to make it do the 180 degree turns will get you a big fish. Work it in the shallows around heavy cover. Making it do the turns, then let it sit and repeat. It may also walk from side to side like a spook. You will just have to try.
_________________________
Each person you work with holds some promise to your future success.

www.lakeoviachic.com - Booking Mexico Trips
Shallow Water Mapping - Custom Spinner Baits - Jigs -Spooks
Pure Extracts - Minnow-Night Crawler-Crayfish-Craylic



Top
#11097081 - 09/11/15 02:21 PM Re: Got this Bettencourt Bluegill bait during tackle warehouse sale [Re: LunkersTV]
Bass-N-Buck Master Offline
Extreme Angler

Registered: 02/16/13
Posts: 2248
Loc: Fort Worth, Texas
man they must have put some of that hair growth on it he's a hairy little fellow!

Top
#11097082 - 09/11/15 02:21 PM Re: Got this Bettencourt Bluegill bait during tackle warehouse sale [Re: LunkersTV]
LunkersTV Offline
Angler

Registered: 08/09/15
Posts: 287
It actually swims like a normal fish and then when you stop reeling it will flip to its side and slowly float up like a dying fish.
_________________________
https://www.youtube.com/LunkersTV

Top
#11097154 - 09/11/15 03:02 PM Re: Got this Bettencourt Bluegill bait during tackle warehouse sale [Re: LunkersTV]
361V Offline
TFF Team Angler

Registered: 11/21/08
Posts: 4407
Loc: somervell county
I've heard about this. What caused the hair to grow in your palm? :-)
_________________________

Top
#11097178 - 09/11/15 03:22 PM Re: Got this Bettencourt Bluegill bait during tackle warehouse sale [Re: LunkersTV]
JkWho Offline
Angler

Registered: 04/27/15
Posts: 308
Loc: Mid Cities

Top
#11097188 - 09/11/15 03:32 PM Re: Got this Bettencourt Bluegill bait during tackle warehouse sale [Re: Donald Harper]
Dan90210 ☮ Offline
Woman of the year 2015

Registered: 11/18/09
Posts: 25208
Loc: Denton County
Originally Posted By: Donald Harper
Just looking at it; I believe the design is for the surface. The bait will lay flat on the surface and represent a dying bait fish like a Tilapia.


Not with that lip its not.
_________________________
Originally Posted By: junbengreat
Pulled a gun on his dryer and they caught a bunch of fish.

Top
#11097365 - 09/11/15 05:34 PM Re: Got this Bettencourt Bluegill bait during tackle warehouse sale [Re: LunkersTV]
El Skeeter Offline
Angler

Registered: 06/22/12
Posts: 454
Loc: Kissimmee,FL
Bought a couple after ICast, haven't really used in actual lake, but they look
good in the pool. smile

Top
#11097401 - 09/11/15 06:12 PM Re: Got this Bettencourt Bluegill bait during tackle warehouse sale [Re: LunkersTV]
bigtexnick Offline
TFF Celebrity

Registered: 08/27/08
Posts: 7928
Loc: Texas
So how much was it after the $12 discount?
_________________________
--Nick smirk

Top
#11097518 - 09/11/15 07:50 PM Re: Got this Bettencourt Bluegill bait during tackle warehouse sale [Re: bigtexnick]
LunkersTV Offline
Angler

Registered: 08/09/15
Posts: 287
$28

Originally Posted By: bigtexnick
So how much was it after the $12 discount?
_________________________
https://www.youtube.com/LunkersTV

Top
#11097824 - 09/11/15 11:51 PM Re: Got this Bettencourt Bluegill bait during tackle warehouse sale [Re: JkWho]
Sooner-N-Tx Offline
Outdoorsman

Registered: 12/11/08
Posts: 209
Loc: Wylie
If I were a big ole pig I'd eat it! Video of the bait in action looks awesome! Let us know when you catch your first one.
_________________________
"Winners never quit and quitters never win."
Vince Lombardi

Top
Page 1 of 2 1 2 >



© 1998-2017 OUTDOOR SITES NETWORK all rights reserved USA and Worldwide