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#12424730 - 09/12/17 11:40 PM Re: The colors colors colors [Re: cephusjoe]
Chris Coufal Offline
Extreme Angler

Registered: 09/04/09
Posts: 1458
Loc: Austin, Tx
Is there really ever any color other than GP needed? Simplify it! HAHA
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#12424812 - 09/13/17 07:21 AM Re: The colors colors colors [Re: cephusjoe]
Fish2222 Offline
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Registered: 02/28/15
Posts: 411
Loc: East Texas
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#12425952 - 09/13/17 10:45 PM Re: The colors colors colors [Re: cephusjoe]
Kens3313 Offline
Extreme Angler

Registered: 11/14/05
Posts: 2387
Loc: Conroe, TX
I have the same problem, now that ive been making my own soft plastics I have 2 problems now lol. Store bought baits plus diff color baits ive made I don't want to get rid of. The struggle is real!!
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#12426841 - 09/14/17 04:47 PM Re: The colors colors colors [Re: cephusjoe]
James Niggemeyer Offline
Angler

Registered: 03/28/05
Posts: 271
Loc: Van, TX.
Here is a quick YouTube video that goes over soft plastic color selection. Hope it helps.

https://youtu.be/dx1lxgZlWHE
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#12426860 - 09/14/17 05:02 PM Re: The colors colors colors [Re: cephusjoe]
Jay_Eichler Lake Fork Guide Offline
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Registered: 03/10/16
Posts: 22
Loc: Lake Fork
Sticking to basic colors simplify Bass Fishing. We all at one time or another have bought what we think fish will bite. Make yourself stay with the basics. You will catch more fish.

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#12426889 - 09/14/17 05:22 PM Re: The colors colors colors [Re: cephusjoe]
Bradshuflin aka hunter'sdad Offline
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Registered: 10/05/10
Posts: 9666
Loc: Sanger, Tx/ Chatham, La



I am as guilty of carrying every thing I own in the boat as anyone else. It had gotten to the point that I was having issues finding what I was looking for during tournaments just because there was so much in the boat. I decided to quit carrying everything in the boat,put up a sheet of peg next to the boat and pulled every bag of plastics I own out, organized them and now just put what I think I will need in 1 small worm binder for the trip. When I get home I take the bag out and put them back on the pegs and do the same next time I go. It has made things alot easier to find and the boat goes a little faster without carrying 300lbs of plastics too. I have yet to be fishing and need something that was at home, so it's working so far.
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#12427231 - 09/14/17 10:08 PM Re: The colors colors colors [Re: cephusjoe]
Thad Rains Offline
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Registered: 10/09/01
Posts: 3069
Loc: Lubbock, Texas.
I do not have confidence in colors. I have confidence in MYSELF to match whatever the fish are biting. A story related by Ralph Manns. He and his brother were fishing a power plant lake and having no luck whatsoever. He finally tried the kitchen sink, an orange and yellow swirl worm. THAT was the only bait they could get bit on. Even using pieces of worms as short as 2" and still getting bit, but ONLY on that one color. Often times, color does not make a difference, but sometimes, it makes ALL and THE ONLY DIFFERENCE to the fish. That is why my soft plastic situation is heavy in standard colors, but a few odd wads that you would never think to throw. When fishing gets tuff, I put on one of those odd wad colors and save the day. There is SOMETHING TO BE SAID in throwing something they have not seen before. At least, according to Ralph Manns, and I TRUST his judgement more than almost anyone else's. Hope this helps. Tight lines, keep safe and good luck.

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#12427284 - 09/14/17 10:54 PM Re: The colors colors colors [Re: cephusjoe]
Nathan_Flovin Offline
Pro Angler

Registered: 04/16/16
Posts: 533
Loc: Plano, Texas
if any one plans on throwing stuff out just toss it in a box and post in the high school thread that you wanna give it away. Someone one would be glad to come take it. I know some kids from plano who would enjoy having some baits as they spend their own money on everything.

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