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TOPWATER...Leader Bait? #13217327 07/17/19 02:09 PM
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Hey guys,

I cant remember what they are called...But I remember a top water deal that I saw some years back.

*It was a small bait with a Treble hook(Or not) that was about 3-4 feet in front of a regular "Walk-the-Dog" style bait

Not sure how well they worked and weather or not the "Bait" in front hindered the "Walk-the-Dog" action of the actual bait in the rear?

They of even been made by Norman but I could be wrong...

But If anyone can remember what these are called or where to get one I would appreciate it!

Thanks-Justin


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Re: TOPWATER...Leader Bait? [Re: AMERICAN-TEXAN] #13217346 07/17/19 02:25 PM
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Front runner from Norman

Re: TOPWATER...Leader Bait? [Re: AMERICAN-TEXAN] #13217376 07/17/19 02:50 PM
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Seen them on ebay along with the War Eagle Front Runner.
I have one that was given as a gift.

Mister Twister makes the Top Prop, inline buzz blade you can put in front of other lures.


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Re: TOPWATER...Leader Bait? [Re: AMERICAN-TEXAN] #13217446 07/17/19 03:40 PM
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I think I have 2 of those things. Not sure I ever even tied one on.

Re: TOPWATER...Leader Bait? [Re: AMERICAN-TEXAN] #13217538 07/17/19 05:03 PM
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I think in the right water they would be killer. Clear water where bass school on top in the summer. Killer option. Bet you would double up on them a lot.


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Pulled a gun on his dryer and they caught a bunch of fish.
Re: TOPWATER...Leader Bait? [Re: AMERICAN-TEXAN] #13217634 07/17/19 06:25 PM
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Used to love the front runner. Fishing a power plant lake in Kansas several years ago I caught a 3.5# smallmouth and a 4# largemouth on the same cast with the front runner and a spook. Actually landed both.

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Re: TOPWATER...Leader Bait? [Re: AMERICAN-TEXAN] #13217816 07/17/19 09:34 PM
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They are killer on schoolies

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Originally Posted by Jarrett Latta
They are killer on schoolies

Yep. Still got one in the box.

Re: TOPWATER...Leader Bait? [Re: AMERICAN-TEXAN] #13220190 07/20/19 12:50 PM
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I still have a dozen or so.. Chart/green back.. Holler if you need some..


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I just found a couple of hundred in a box out back.. Mostly the 1.5 inch.. But have a few two inch..


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