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#11409702 - 02/12/16 09:36 AM Question about how to catch lots of smaller bass
vicstric Offline
Outdoorsman

Registered: 01/23/15
Posts: 22
Loc: Fort Worth, Texas
Here's a question you don't see every day. What are some techniques/lures/specific of the lake I can use to specifically catch high numbers of smaller bass (one pounders)? It may sound odd but when taking newbies out on the water they want to catch something and catch something fairly fast and regular. I can fish all day on a couple of bites. I just enjoy being outdoors and on the water. But for many, especially those new to bass fishing, one trip like that can turn them off.
So, What are you best lures/techniques/areas to put something in the boat?

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#11409738 - 02/12/16 09:49 AM Re: Question about how to catch lots of smaller bass [Re: vicstric]
musiclife_7 Offline
Extreme Angler

Registered: 07/07/14
Posts: 1246
Loc: Wylie, TX
H&H spinnerbaits, 7in curly tail worms Texas rigged, carolina rig with baby brush hog, live worm under a bobber...just to name a few.
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#11409752 - 02/12/16 09:53 AM Re: Question about how to catch lots of smaller bass [Re: vicstric]
5basslimit Offline
Outdoorsman

Registered: 09/23/12
Posts: 56
Loc: Forney, Texas
Senko, finesse worm, drop shot, just to name a few
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#11409771 - 02/12/16 10:03 AM Re: Question about how to catch lots of smaller bass [Re: vicstric]
Donald Harper Offline
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Registered: 01/25/08
Posts: 12981
Loc: Justin, TX.
You may not have these options; but try to work it in.
- Pick the warmest nights and days to go this time of year.
- Down size as mentioned above.
- Know your lake, go often and pick the productive areas.
- Throw a pond or two into the mix.
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#11409776 - 02/12/16 10:05 AM Re: Question about how to catch lots of smaller bass [Re: vicstric]
Bass Buster1 Offline
Extreme Angler

Registered: 08/26/04
Posts: 1452
Loc: Denton
Norman crappie crank bait on spinning rod and 8lb. test, Texas rig 4" worm, minnow and a bobber will get it done too! I use all of these when taking kids out for the fishing merit badge.
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#11409788 - 02/12/16 10:09 AM Re: Question about how to catch lots of smaller bass [Re: vicstric]
BlaiseWeimer Offline
Angler

Registered: 02/10/15
Posts: 477
Loc: Coppell, Texas
drop shot with a small drop shot worm like a KVD dream shot!

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#11409790 - 02/12/16 10:10 AM Re: Question about how to catch lots of smaller bass [Re: vicstric]
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Registered: 10/25/02
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Loc: Fort Scott, Ks.
Look up "Ned rig".

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#11409819 - 02/12/16 10:20 AM Re: Question about how to catch lots of smaller bass [Re: vicstric]
OneFishAway Offline
Angler

Registered: 02/17/15
Posts: 391
Loc: Parker County
Texas rig zoom speed craw watermelon candy color.5/16 weight. Have fun.
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#11410054 - 02/12/16 12:08 PM Re: Question about how to catch lots of smaller bass [Re: vicstric]
NathanD Offline
Outdoorsman

Registered: 03/13/15
Posts: 61
Loc: Coppell, TX
For ponds near my house I like using the road runner jigheads (1/8oz) with the Lake Fork sickle tail (minnow) found in the crappie section at Bass Pro. You will catch bass, bluegill, crappie, and even catfish. It flat out catches them and is easy to fish. I like the chartreuse colors. On Grapevine I have my girlfriend throw it when fishing from the back of the boat and she catches small largemouth and white bass.

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#11410056 - 02/12/16 12:09 PM Re: Question about how to catch lots of smaller bass [Re: vicstric]
NathanD Offline
Outdoorsman

Registered: 03/13/15
Posts: 61
Loc: Coppell, TX
I also fish the Ned rig and it works great too.

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#11410074 - 02/12/16 12:18 PM Re: Question about how to catch lots of smaller bass [Re: vicstric]
collincountytx Offline
TFF Guru

Registered: 04/08/08
Posts: 11440
Loc: Dallas, TX
6-8lb test mono on a spinning reel
Top of the water column-- Pop-R
Middle of the water column--wacky rig size 1 Octopus hook with a 4" baby LFT ring fry or 1/4ozBeetle spins and H&H spinner baits 1/4oz trap
Bottom--Ned Rig, drop shot, slider rig, split shot
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#11410076 - 02/12/16 12:20 PM Re: Question about how to catch lots of smaller bass [Re: vicstric]
fouzman Offline
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Registered: 01/20/09
Posts: 44163
Loc: Houston, TX
Don't forget the Mepp's spinners.
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#11410166 - 02/12/16 01:14 PM Re: Question about how to catch lots of smaller bass [Re: vicstric]
Bayou Burner Offline
TFF Team Angler

Registered: 07/26/08
Posts: 3491
Loc: Chocolate Bayou/Lake Conroe
Watch MLF and learn lol

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