Main Menu
Advertisement
Affiliates
Advertisement
Newest Members
Heath Grant, GolferMan, dyollpster, Sirjr, zsac
105129 Registered Users
Top Posters
TexDawg 85193
hopalong 77645
Pilothawk 74788
JDavis7873® 67382
John175 ® 63675
FattyMcButterpants 60667
Derek 🐝 57772
Tritonman 57476
SkeeterRonnie 52916
LoneStarSon® 52889
facebook
Forum Stats
105129 Members
60 Forums
844609 Topics
12043987 Posts

Max Online: 36273 @ 01/23/13 02:34 PM
Page 1 of 5 1 2 3 4 5 >
Topic Options
#11404166 - 02/09/16 08:13 PM For those chunkin' BABY BRUSH HOG
Ryan Wags Offline
Outdoorsman

Registered: 09/22/13
Posts: 224
Loc: NB, TX
Quick question here concerning ZOOM'S BABY BRUSH HOG. Do you separate the "top little arms" from the body, or leave them intact, exactly the way they are packed in the bag?

The STRIKE KING GAME HAWG, (which I use equally, and is a great bait) is very similar to Zoom's Baby Brush Hog, but it comes in the bag with the arms NOT attached to the body.

I contacted ZOOM, and they said to leave the body "as-is", but I've been pulling the arms off of the body like the S.K. Game Hawg. Maybe I'm just a crazy rebel...(HAHA) All of these combos work, but just wondering what you guys do with your Zoom Baby Brush Hogs???? Leave the "arms as-is", or pull them apart like you would on other craw baits that need to be separated.
_________________________
http://ryanwagsfishing.com/ Let's go catch some fish! **Videos on my site's home page.


Top
#11404178 - 02/09/16 08:17 PM Re: For those chunkin' BABY BRUSH HOG [Re: Ryan Wags]
toddfish Offline
Extreme Angler

Registered: 02/13/10
Posts: 1212
Loc: East Montgomery County
I always pulled them apart, mainly because that's how I thought they were supposed to be.

Top
#11404190 - 02/09/16 08:19 PM Re: For those chunkin' BABY BRUSH HOG [Re: Ryan Wags]
ChanceHuiet Offline
TFF Celebrity

Registered: 01/25/05
Posts: 5292
Loc: Liberty
Left them as is. Only thing I separate on a plastic is the tails of a beaver.
_________________________
Originally Posted By: lakeforkfisherman
I can backlash toilet paper.

Top
#11404191 - 02/09/16 08:20 PM Re: For those chunkin' BABY BRUSH HOG [Re: Ryan Wags]
Bradshuflin aka hunter'sdad Offline
TFF Celebrity

Registered: 10/05/10
Posts: 9292
Loc: Sanger, Tx/ Chatham, La
I usually fish them attached, but if they are eating it fairly well I'll experiment with them and pull them apart.
_________________________





https://www.inseinefishing.com field staff

Top
#11404219 - 02/09/16 08:27 PM Re: For those chunkin' BABY BRUSH HOG [Re: Ryan Wags]
Tristin Riddle Offline
Outdoorsman

Registered: 09/07/13
Posts: 201
I leave them as is but I know a few guys that swear by pulling them apart.
_________________________
-2X Texas bass fishing youth state champion in FLW and B.A.S.S
-Owner at 3R Guide Service, LLC
https://m.facebook.com/3RGuideServiceLLC/
https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=vd0vSRh-8d0

Top
#11404220 - 02/09/16 08:28 PM Re: For those chunkin' BABY BRUSH HOG [Re: Ryan Wags]
Bissett Online   content
TFF Team Angler

Registered: 07/09/13
Posts: 4153
Loc: Broken Arrow, OK
I mostly leave them attached but if I do tear them, I tear the part closest to the 'head' of the bait
_________________________


Top
#11404231 - 02/09/16 08:33 PM Re: For those chunkin' BABY BRUSH HOG [Re: Ryan Wags]
James Biggs Online   content
Extreme Angler

Registered: 07/11/06
Posts: 2680
Loc: DFW area
I pull them apart
_________________________

http://www.xcitebaits.com

Top
#11404241 - 02/09/16 08:38 PM Re: For those chunkin' BABY BRUSH HOG [Re: Bissett]
Ryan Wags Offline
Outdoorsman

Registered: 09/22/13
Posts: 224
Loc: NB, TX
[quote=Bissett]I mostly leave them attached but if I do tear them, I tear the part closest to the 'head' of the bait[/quote ]
That's what I'm talking about. The little arms closest to the head. Zoom's make like a "wing", but if you separate them (like the S.King Game Hawg), it's more like a lizard appendage.
_________________________
http://ryanwagsfishing.com/ Let's go catch some fish! **Videos on my site's home page.


Top
#11404243 - 02/09/16 08:39 PM Re: For those chunkin' BABY BRUSH HOG [Re: Ryan Wags]
gatoreyes Offline
Angler

Registered: 11/04/07
Posts: 443
Loc: Keller, TX
Leave them intact. Seems cruel to pull them apart.

Top
#11404268 - 02/09/16 08:48 PM Re: For those chunkin' BABY BRUSH HOG [Re: gatoreyes]
Ryan Wags Offline
Outdoorsman

Registered: 09/22/13
Posts: 224
Loc: NB, TX
Originally Posted By: gatoreyes
Leave them intact. Seems cruel to pull them apart.


That's funny! Your comment made me laugh, but it does NOT seem as cruel when this happens! As I said, I did contact ZOOM, and they said to leave them intact. I sent this pic, and never heard back.(LOL).......I guess a hungry fish is a hungry fish. That's the way I see it.
_________________________
http://ryanwagsfishing.com/ Let's go catch some fish! **Videos on my site's home page.


Top
#11404314 - 02/09/16 09:03 PM Re: For those chunkin' BABY BRUSH HOG [Re: Ryan Wags]
ezbassin Offline
TFF Guru

Registered: 01/15/04
Posts: 12649
Loc: Mansfield, Tx.
I leave them just as they are. You know one side of the baby brush hog is different from the other, right? If you lay it flat, one side will cause the flappers (or wings) to open and the other side will cause them to close. I rig my hook in them to make the flappers open up.


Edited by ezbassin (02/09/16 09:04 PM)

Top
#11404328 - 02/09/16 09:08 PM Re: For those chunkin' BABY BRUSH HOG [Re: Ryan Wags]
Trickster Online   content
TFF Guru

Registered: 07/27/07
Posts: 34238
Loc: Plano TX
As is. BBH is a great bait.
_________________________

Top
#11404340 - 02/09/16 09:13 PM Re: For those chunkin' BABY BRUSH HOG [Re: Ryan Wags]
skeeterfan Offline
Outdoorsman

Registered: 11/11/15
Posts: 127
Leave them intact. Let the fish tear them up when they bite.

Top
#11404345 - 02/09/16 09:14 PM Re: For those chunkin' BABY BRUSH HOG [Re: Ryan Wags]
kscatman76 Offline
Extreme Angler

Registered: 05/08/12
Posts: 2211
Loc: Kansas
Every once in awhile I will take a pair of scissors and cut about 3/4 of the way up the big flappers for more movement to.
_________________________
swiftcustombaits@gmail.com









Top
#11404346 - 02/09/16 09:14 PM Re: For those chunkin' BABY BRUSH HOG [Re: Ryan Wags]
Chris Coufal Offline
Extreme Angler

Registered: 09/04/09
Posts: 1420
Loc: Austin, Tx
as is......they are either eating it or not......don't over think it.....
_________________________
-Chris-



Top
Page 1 of 5 1 2 3 4 5 >



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