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Will this thing catch: #10649000 02/26/15 05:59 AM
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Will this swimbait catch bass? I don't really throw one but I was passing by a tackle dept. shelf and saw this bait hanging there and for $7 and some change I couldn't resist. It didn't have a split ring on the eye tie so I added on along with the split ring and the big treble hook on the bottom. What say you, for the money, deal or dud?

Well, for some dang reason I can't upload a photo!!!!!! Photobucket seems to be having a issue and I tried to load on using the squares on the top but I couldn't do that one either. So guess I will never know if I did good. Maybe this site is not Mac friendly.

If I take a pic of this thing on my cell, could I text it to someone that may be able to post the pic?

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Re: Will this thing catch: [Re: Captain Break-Off] #10649023 02/26/15 07:14 AM
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instead of using photobucket try using imgur.com might help smile

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Re: Will this thing catch: [Re: Captain Break-Off] #10649024 02/26/15 07:17 AM
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I've been using a Mac for years now. Have you tried uploading to photobucket then copying the "IMG" code to paste it here? The direct link provided by photobucket should also work.

Re: Will this thing catch: [Re: Captain Break-Off] #10649155 02/26/15 12:46 PM
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I can't even log onto photobucket for some reason. Gonna try again later. Anyone else having trouble with photobucket?

This really a bad out looking swimbait and I am confident that I will catch fish on it if it ever gets warm enough to fish again, lol.

Re: Will this thing catch: [Re: Captain Break-Off] #10649197 02/26/15 01:16 PM
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photobucket has sucked a big one lately, can only get on it off and on, mostly off.


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Re: Will this thing catch: [Re: Captain Break-Off] #10649219 02/26/15 01:28 PM
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wopics

My guess is its a "ghost minnow"? Or maybe a top level government spy bait? Too top level for the image to be seen by us minions?



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Forget Photobucket go to tinypic.com no account needed.

Re: Will this thing catch: [Re: SteezMacQueen] #10649488 02/26/15 03:03 PM
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Originally Posted By: SteezMacQueen
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My guess is its a "ghost minnow"? Or maybe a top level government spy bait? Too top level for the image to be seen by us minions?



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Photos will be coming soon if I can figure out how to get one on here.

Re: Will this thing catch: [Re: Captain Break-Off] #10649538 02/26/15 03:22 PM
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If you do it from your phone, you click on the box with the blue arrow on it. It is the 5th box from the left. $th box from the smiley faces.

Re: Will this thing catch: [Re: Captain Break-Off] #10649680 02/26/15 04:15 PM
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Guess it isn't anything special, I tracked it down on-line and it is Savage Gear's trout swimbait 6 2/3" and 2 4/5oz. in hitch color. They have them at Tackle Warehouse but I was shocked to see them at WalMart.

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Re: Will this thing catch: [Re: Captain Break-Off] #10649959 02/26/15 05:41 PM
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Re: Will this thing catch: [Re: Captain Break-Off] #10650213 02/26/15 07:13 PM
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Thanks for loading the pic Fish hunter 59! I have never really used a swim bait but I am going to throw it and see if I can catch at least one fish on it. It was inexpensive and it looked like it might work, so who knows.

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Why it shouldnt catch? Bass arent that picky regarding to lures. Beside right lure is only a minor part of the whole successful catch equation time, spot, weather - everything else goes to play too. Go out there and find out grin

Re: Will this thing catch: [Re: Captain Break-Off] #10652921 02/27/15 05:39 PM
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Okay, now that I have a pic up of this thing, any suggestions on the best way to fish it? I have several 7 1/2' rods but nothing longer to throw it with. I would guess that a slow steady retrieve to start would work.

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