Main Menu
Advertisement
Affiliates
Advertisement
Newest Members
TONY INTERRANTE, Littlehop, Champion123, CypressHooker71, kseaman
105700 Registered Users
Top Posters
TexDawg 85883
hopalong 78097
Pilothawk 75017
JDavis7873® 67382
John175 ® 64750
FattyMcButterpants 60790
Derek 🐝 58231
Tritonman 57548
LoneStarSon® 53227
SkeeterRonnie 52973
facebook
Forum Stats
105700 Members
60 Forums
851246 Topics
12127462 Posts

Max Online: 36273 @ 01/23/13 02:34 PM
Topic Options
#11365811 - 01/23/16 07:04 PM Jerkbaits for Prespawn Bass
Fishin Machine Offline
TFF Celebrity

Registered: 04/14/04
Posts: 7032
Loc: WV

Top
#11366020 - 01/23/16 09:06 PM Re: Jerkbaits for Prespawn Bass [Re: Fishin Machine]
ksalmon Offline
Angler

Registered: 07/09/10
Posts: 252
Loc: Lubbock, TX
They make it sound so simple....LOL. I did finally catch my first one on a jerkbait today at Alan Henry. I tried a couple different ones and they both kept wanting to slowly float to the surface. May have to do some modifications.

Top
#11366488 - 01/24/16 09:14 AM Re: Jerkbaits for Prespawn Bass [Re: Fishin Machine]
TxDanFishMan Offline
Angler

Registered: 12/06/09
Posts: 355
Loc: Keller, Texas
This video has so many great tips in it for fishing jerkbaits.
Shows you why he is a really good pro.
Better have one tied on in the upcoming weeks.
_________________________
Slide right, coming in .... Fish On!

Top
#11366671 - 01/24/16 10:57 AM Re: Jerkbaits for Prespawn Bass [Re: ksalmon]
timwins31 Offline
TFF Celebrity

Registered: 02/04/11
Posts: 5545
Loc: DFW
Originally Posted By: ksalmon
They make it sound so simple....LOL. I did finally catch my first one on a jerkbait today at Alan Henry. I tried a couple different ones and they both kept wanting to slowly float to the surface. May have to do some modifications.


Most of the jerkbaits on the market that claim to be suspending, are really slow risers. Get some suspendadots and your problem will be solved.

http://www.basspro.com/STORM-Suspendots-and-SuspenStrips-Weights/product/202/

Top
#11366760 - 01/24/16 11:47 AM Re: Jerkbaits for Prespawn Bass [Re: Fishin Machine]
Bradshuflin aka hunter'sdad Offline
TFF Celebrity

Registered: 10/05/10
Posts: 9293
Loc: Sanger, Tx/ Chatham, La
I would try going up one size for the ring on the front hook hanger before adding dots. Most of the suspending jerkbaits have very tight tolerance and a couple tenths of a gram can make a huge difference. Also water temp changing 5 degrees can really change how the bait will suspend.
_________________________





https://www.inseinefishing.com field staff

Top
#11366814 - 01/24/16 12:20 PM Re: Jerkbaits for Prespawn Bass [Re: Bradshuflin aka hunter'sdad]
SteezMacQueen Offline
TFF Team Angler

Registered: 11/02/14
Posts: 4057
Loc: Red Oak, Galveston, and Pagosa...
Originally Posted By: Bradshuflin aka hunter'sdad
I would try going up one size for the ring on the front hook hanger before adding dots. Most of the suspending jerkbaits have very tight tolerance and a couple tenths of a gram can make a huge difference. Also water temp changing 5 degrees can really change how the bait will suspend.
Right on the money Brad.
_________________________
Daiwa
Megabass
Lews



Top



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