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#11156589 - 10/10/15 08:34 PM SK Red Eye Shad Paint??
lodell23 Online   content
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Registered: 03/12/14
Posts: 539
Loc: Denton TX
Anyone else have problems with the paint on red eye shads chipping really badly? I had 3 brand new ones I was using today and all of them chipped badly with one having no paint left


Edited by lodell23 (10/10/15 08:34 PM)

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#11156593 - 10/10/15 08:36 PM Re: SK Red Eye Shad Paint?? [Re: lodell23]
Ken Starling Offline
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Registered: 02/24/08
Posts: 2770
Loc: lake tawakoni
Usually just the chrome ones
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#11156606 - 10/10/15 08:42 PM Re: SK Red Eye Shad Paint?? [Re: Ken Starling]
lodell23 Online   content
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Registered: 03/12/14
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Loc: Denton TX
Originally Posted By: Ken Starling
Usually just the chrome ones
those were the ones I was using today

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#11156610 - 10/10/15 08:44 PM Re: SK Red Eye Shad Paint?? [Re: lodell23]
Ken Starling Offline
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Registered: 02/24/08
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Loc: lake tawakoni
I believe if you contact strike king they will send you new ones.


Edited by Ken Starling (10/10/15 08:44 PM)
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#11156649 - 10/10/15 09:05 PM Re: SK Red Eye Shad Paint?? [Re: lodell23]
Sschofield Offline
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Registered: 04/17/14
Posts: 197
Loc: Denton,Tx
Mine do chip after a while, it stinks that it does that!
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#11157103 - 10/11/15 08:42 AM Re: SK Red Eye Shad Paint?? [Re: Ken Starling]
lodell23 Online   content
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Registered: 03/12/14
Posts: 539
Loc: Denton TX
Originally Posted By: Ken Starling
I believe if you contact strike king they will send you new ones.
Thank you I didn't know this!

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#11158134 - 10/11/15 07:35 PM Re: SK Red Eye Shad Paint?? [Re: lodell23]
Bill Durham Offline
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Registered: 11/10/12
Posts: 318
Loc: Crowley
I don't think its a strictly Strike King problem.. I have a couple of Xcalibur XR50s that did that same thing.. also a Rattletrap that has done it too. I think the hooks on rattle baits are the culprit.. hate it though. XR50 is my favorite bait and not only do that chip, but aren't made any more.. frown

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#11159678 - 10/12/15 03:54 PM Re: SK Red Eye Shad Paint?? [Re: lodell23]
04champ Offline
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Registered: 04/22/15
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Yes, and with the eyes coming off.

Strike King has all but lost my squarebill and trap business

Too many better options out there now for marginally less cost

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#11159741 - 10/12/15 04:17 PM Re: SK Red Eye Shad Paint?? [Re: Bill Durham]
pgreen8609 Offline
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Registered: 11/18/09
Posts: 60
Loc: Houston, TX
Pradco discontinued the Excalibur line of baits but are now making those baits under the booyah name. Check out the link below. Same baits colors and sounds. Just a heads up. $6.99.

http://www.lurenet.com/booyah-hard-knocker
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#11159834 - 10/12/15 05:11 PM Re: SK Red Eye Shad Paint?? [Re: lodell23]
SpiderJig Offline
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Registered: 11/22/14
Posts: 1955
Loc: Wylie
They will still catch fish after it chips. For me it's actually better.
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#11159948 - 10/12/15 06:22 PM Re: SK Red Eye Shad Paint?? [Re: lodell23]
Bill Durham Offline
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Registered: 11/10/12
Posts: 318
Loc: Crowley
Pgreen.. that is very good to know.. thanks very much. Do you know everybody is carrying them yet?

I had my best day ever on Guntersville with an XR75 in Royal Shad..

BD

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#11456851 - 03/04/16 07:43 PM Re: SK Red Eye Shad Paint?? [Re: lodell23]
Sschofield Offline
Outdoorsman

Registered: 04/17/14
Posts: 197
Loc: Denton,Tx
Have the same problem here
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#11456867 - 03/04/16 07:56 PM Re: SK Red Eye Shad Paint?? [Re: lodell23]
Brent S Online   content
Extreme Angler

Registered: 07/04/13
Posts: 2499
Loc: Eagle Mountain Lake
The foil colors always peel

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