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#12654379 - 03/01/18 09:12 PM Best drop shot bait colors
Kens3313 Online   content
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Registered: 11/14/05
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Loc: Conroe, TX
I'm getting a new Drop shot mold. My plan this year is to start using drop shots more often. What is some good colors to make? The mold I'm getting looks kinda like the dream shot but has a little bit bigger head.
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#12654397 - 03/01/18 09:23 PM Re: Best drop shot bait colors [Re: Kens3313]
David D. Offline
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Loc: Caldwell, Texas
I like bluegill colors
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#12654416 - 03/01/18 09:32 PM Re: Best drop shot bait colors [Re: Kens3313]
Finesse Master/ Dropshot king Offline
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Really depends on water color heck I have caught them on bright pink in clear water 20ft deep and caught them in 10ft on perch colors really depend on how you are fishing and water color.

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#12654429 - 03/01/18 09:39 PM Re: Best drop shot bait colors [Re: Kens3313]
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I mainly fish in stained waters usually in my area. Sometimes clear at Rayburn
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#12654442 - 03/01/18 09:51 PM Re: Best drop shot bait colors [Re: Kens3313]
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was thinking about making some with green pumpkin top blue vein line pearl bottom, some smoke for top color with silver halo flake and pearl bottom, just some natural looking colors.
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#12654477 - 03/01/18 10:10 PM Re: Best drop shot bait colors [Re: Kens3313]
Finesse Master/ Dropshot king Offline
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Those all sound like great colors, but don't forget the spill way point and the island by twin dikes at rayburn that's two of my favorite places to dropshot at that lake.

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#12654547 - 03/01/18 11:31 PM Re: Best drop shot bait colors [Re: Kens3313]
Bill Durham Offline
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my favorite color is Houdini.. kind of a green pumpkin base with lots of gold flake.

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#12654590 - 03/02/18 12:27 AM Re: Best drop shot bait colors [Re: Kens3313]
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I primarily fish Fork and Like tomato, redbug, redbug shad, watermelon red. In Roboworms I like all the Aarons magic variations.

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#12654781 - 03/02/18 07:58 AM Re: Best drop shot bait colors [Re: Kens3313]
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Very clear water (10+ ft visibility)--hologram shad
Clear water(7-10ft visibility)--Morning dawn, Aaron's magic
Slightly stained (4-7ft) Bold bluegill, green pumpkin, watermelon red, oxblood
Stained water (2-4ft visibility) Junebug/green pumpkin laminate, oxblood
Heavily stained water--black or black/blue
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#12654797 - 03/02/18 08:06 AM Re: Best drop shot bait colors [Re: Kens3313]
Jaguar6 Offline
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Morning Dawn/june bug and watermelon works best for me!
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#12654918 - 03/02/18 08:59 AM Re: Best drop shot bait colors [Re: collincountytx]
dmr183 Online   content
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Originally Posted By: collincountytx
Very clear water (10+ ft visibility)--hologram shad
Clear water(7-10ft visibility)--Morning dawn, Aaron's magic
Slightly stained (4-7ft) Bold bluegill, green pumpkin, watermelon red, oxblood
Stained water (2-4ft visibility) Junebug/green pumpkin laminate, oxblood
Heavily stained water--black or black/blue


That pretty much covers it.

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#12655010 - 03/02/18 09:41 AM Re: Best drop shot bait colors [Re: Kens3313]
bigbass94 Offline
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Registered: 05/27/12
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Loc: San Antonio, Texas
Bold Bluegill, green pumpkin, and morning dawn are all I use.
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#12656347 - 03/03/18 07:24 AM Re: Best drop shot bait colors [Re: Kens3313]
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Thanks for the info guys. Ill post pictures later
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#12656362 - 03/03/18 07:34 AM Re: Best drop shot bait colors [Re: Kens3313]
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Green pumpkin.
Aaron's Magic (or the twenty other names of "magic" by other companies).

Maybe a black.
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#12656444 - 03/03/18 08:42 AM Re: Best drop shot bait colors [Re: SteezMacQueen]
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wtrmln/red/copper
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