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#11254713 - 11/30/15 05:09 PM Best color after the floods with the dingy wtr??
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Registered: 11/28/03
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Loc: Fort Worth, Texas, USA
I'd say black/char...only because its the one color i have the confidence in...
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#11254775 - 11/30/15 05:39 PM Re: Best color after the floods with the dingy wtr?? [Re: hub_cap]
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Loc: Belton, TX
Dark colors work well. The LA Shad and Black Shad Slab Bandit from Crazy Angler are good ones. Also the Mr Fry from Thermocline Lures in girls nite out, and strawberry seed banana work well.
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#11254801 - 11/30/15 05:55 PM Re: Best color after the floods with the dingy wtr?? [Re: hub_cap]
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Texas Toast would probably do it

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#11254820 - 11/30/15 06:06 PM Re: Best color after the floods with the dingy wtr?? [Re: hub_cap]
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In Slab Bandits, I would start with Fire House Shad or River Cane. They are both bright colors to help with low visibility.
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#11255907 - 12/01/15 08:43 AM Re: Best color after the floods with the dingy wtr?? [Re: hub_cap]
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Loc: Joshua, TX
I would focus of dark colors. Purple and chart, or dark gray treated me best during the spring floods.
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#11257179 - 12/01/15 08:40 PM Re: Best color after the floods with the dingy wtr?? [Re: hub_cap]
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Thanks everyone for the comments...its good to learn what others do.
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#11257266 - 12/01/15 09:10 PM Re: Best color after the floods with the dingy wtr?? [Re: hub_cap]
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Registered: 10/21/09
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Loc: Lewisville, TX
We have a couple of colors that are producing in the murky water....
Bedazzled Blue
Bright Orange

Both dipped in UV Blast.
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#11257568 - 12/02/15 06:02 AM Re: Best color after the floods with the dingy wtr?? [Re: hub_cap]
hawghoover Offline
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Registered: 01/28/15
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i caught 5 monday and 6 tuesday in semi muddy water on Jig um Jig Black / Char and sour grape!


Edited by hawghoover (12/02/15 07:49 AM)

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#11257600 - 12/02/15 06:44 AM Re: Best color after the floods with the dingy wtr?? [Re: hub_cap]
TroyKing Offline
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Registered: 09/28/14
Posts: 1055
Loc: Carthage Tx
Took my son last week. While I was trying every jig color i could in the muddy water,he put twenty in the boat using minnows. I tried all the darker colors like I thought I should and caught nothing. With 15minutes left before we had to leave, I tied on an 1/8oz jiggum jig in Halo magic and caught 10 so fast I couldn't believe it. Go figure.
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#11257697 - 12/02/15 07:49 AM Re: Best color after the floods with the dingy wtr?? [Re: Tipps]
Mike Andrews Offline
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Registered: 04/12/05
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Originally Posted By: Tipps
Texas Toast would probably do it


This
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#11257998 - 12/02/15 10:25 AM Re: Best color after the floods with the dingy wtr?? [Re: hub_cap]
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Registered: 08/11/15
Posts: 773
Loc: Longview, Tx
The color I like when the water is dingy is Cajun Cricket
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#11258189 - 12/02/15 12:22 PM Re: Best color after the floods with the dingy wtr?? [Re: hub_cap]
hawghoover Offline
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Registered: 01/28/15
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Loc: Lewisville Tx
4 more keepers today all on Black/Char

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#11258979 - 12/02/15 07:51 PM Re: Best color after the floods with the dingy wtr?? [Re: hub_cap]
JimmyA Offline
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Registered: 10/14/12
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Loc: new boston
Blue body and White tails work for me, on the Sulpher River!
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#11259155 - 12/02/15 09:08 PM Re: Best color after the floods with the dingy wtr?? [Re: hub_cap]
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Registered: 01/07/12
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Loc: McKinney, Texas
I'm using Dark Colors right now. I have not tried it yet but I heard bright orange in dirty water works really well.
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#11264295 - 12/05/15 05:14 PM Re: Best color after the floods with the dingy wtr?? [Re: hub_cap]
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Loc: Fort Worth, Texas, USA
I had to test the Texas Toast myself...confirmed good. Caught about 8 today with the largest going a little over 2lbs. I used both the regular sized and the smaller version of the jig.
Great color!!
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