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#12490998 - 11/03/17 03:06 PM not a Stupid question (I hope)
Sirjet Offline
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Is there going to be a more dominant color of Jig to every lake? Or do most people fish what color they are more confident in?

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#12491033 - 11/03/17 03:50 PM Re: not a Stupid question (I hope) [Re: Sirjet]
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Originally Posted By: Sirjet
Is there going to be a more dominant color of Jig to every lake? Or do most people fish what color they are more confident in?


See the red above wink

Everyone has their favorites, and some can/do change depending on the lake and time of year. I adjust the size of my bait more than anything wink
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#12491041 - 11/03/17 03:56 PM Re: not a Stupid question (I hope) [Re: Sirjet]
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I will give my 2cents on this.....

Originally Posted By: Sirjet
Is there going to be a more dominant color of Jig to every lake?


"Yes"

I think it has to do more with "normal" water clarity and what the fish can actually see. That color can change with conditions, on any given day (sunny, overcast, dirty water, etc).

Originally Posted By: Sirjet
Or do most people fish what color they are more confident in?


"Yes"

A. You have to start with something, why not start with what has worked in the past?.....

B. Its usually more the "jigger" than the jig or color.



Edited by REDGUN (11/03/17 03:57 PM)

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#12491051 - 11/03/17 04:05 PM Re: not a Stupid question (I hope) [Re: Sirjet]
Sirjet Offline
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More the jigger..... I didn't think about that. Even though I have been out jiggin and other people or person was jigging and just wore them out. In other words. I suck at jiggin
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#12491076 - 11/03/17 04:37 PM Re: not a Stupid question (I hope) [Re: Sirjet]
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Better than I.

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#12491087 - 11/03/17 04:46 PM Re: not a Stupid question (I hope) [Re: Sirjet]
Sirjet Offline
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I had a Lucky day Sruboak. LOL
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#12491175 - 11/03/17 06:42 PM Re: not a Stupid question (I hope) [Re: Sirjet]
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Chartreuse seems to catch more for me than any other color at any lake. It may be solid, or with another color.

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#12491198 - 11/03/17 06:58 PM Re: not a Stupid question (I hope) [Re: Sirjet]
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Hard to go wrong with a white/chartreuse Thump Chubby....

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#12492046 - 11/04/17 04:08 PM Re: not a Stupid question (I hope) [Re: Sirjet]
REDGUN Offline
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Originally Posted By: Sirjet
More the jigger..... I didn't think about that. Even though I have been out jiggin and other people or person was jigging and just wore them out. In other words. I suck at jiggin


If/when this happens, watch "his" rod tip and see EXACTLY what he doing, then just do your best to duplicate. thumb

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#12492213 - 11/04/17 06:56 PM Re: not a Stupid question (I hope) [Re: REDGUN]
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Originally Posted By: REDGUN
Originally Posted By: Sirjet
More the jigger..... I didn't think about that. Even though I have been out jiggin and other people or person was jigging and just wore them out. In other words. I suck at jiggin


If/when this happens, watch "his" rod tip and see EXACTLY what he doing, then just do your best to duplicate. thumb


Make sure that jig is at the exact same depth as well.

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#12492432 - 11/04/17 09:18 PM Re: not a Stupid question (I hope) [Re: Sirjet]
Sirjet Offline
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OH I will sneak a peek.
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#12492523 - 11/04/17 10:10 PM Re: not a Stupid question (I hope) [Re: Sirjet]
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#12492567 - 11/04/17 10:59 PM Re: not a Stupid question (I hope) [Re: Sirjet]
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Redgun is right on! thumb
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#12493812 - 11/06/17 05:48 AM Re: not a Stupid question (I hope) [Re: Sirjet]
hawghoover Offline
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i just went yesterday and bought every pack the whole rack BPS had of a bait and color that works best on my lake,not so good on another lake. but what iv found out is there color preference can change from one hour to the next! made a couple of these last night hope to fill them up!

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#12493815 - 11/06/17 06:04 AM Re: not a Stupid question (I hope) [Re: Sirjet]
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