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First Time to Use My Own Hand Tied Jigs #13393778 01/05/20 10:00 PM
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Made it out to the spot with just me and my youngest daughter. She caught one fish, threw him back, and retired to relaxing in the boat seat. I started making jigs and had one tied on. Texas toast with orange powder coated head (learned on youtube) and orange feathers (learned watching SK's videos). Only fish I kept were over 12 and these guys hammered it. SO gratifying and fun. Wish I could have went out today but the wife is having surgery Wed and we had a lot to do to be ready.

Fun part is I still have a LOT of brush piles I've found, rocks, and places I haven't even stopped to fish yet.

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Re: First Time to Use My Own Hand Tied Jigs [Re: BP5168] #13393781 01/05/20 10:03 PM
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perfect .... clap

Re: First Time to Use My Own Hand Tied Jigs [Re: BP5168] #13393794 01/05/20 10:17 PM
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Congrats


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Re: First Time to Use My Own Hand Tied Jigs [Re: BP5168] #13393884 01/05/20 11:21 PM
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Nicely done! thumb

Re: First Time to Use My Own Hand Tied Jigs [Re: BP5168] #13393953 01/06/20 12:22 AM
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Good job thumb


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Re: First Time to Use My Own Hand Tied Jigs [Re: BP5168] #13394012 01/06/20 12:47 AM
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Also a thanks to Earnest Paty and James Davis with Davis Guide Service for teaching me electronics and crappie. Thanks fellas for the kind posts.

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Nothing like catching on your own jigs.

Re: First Time to Use My Own Hand Tied Jigs [Re: BP5168] #13394383 01/06/20 02:09 PM
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Sure is fun catching fish on your own jigs! Be careful, it is addicting LOL

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Great post!! thumb Hoping to make my own this year God willing grin


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Originally Posted by fishin'aholic2
Sure is fun catching fish on your own jigs! Be careful, it is addicting LOL



Ain't that the truth! Many times I would be up at 2:00 am tying jigs before getting ready to go to work.

I bet I have close to a thousand jigs that are in my boat that I have tied myself.


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Nice haul. That has to be a great feeling catching a bunch of fish on baits that you have made. Congratulations and nicely done. thumb


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There's something special about catchn on a jig you personally tied that's very satisfying......


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How about a picture of the jig? Texas Toast is one of my favorite colors!
Congrats!


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Re: First Time to Use My Own Hand Tied Jigs [Re: RODS454] #13396547 01/08/20 06:38 AM
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Originally Posted by RODS454
How about a picture of the jig? Texas Toast is one of my favorite colors!
Congrats!


Here is the jig. One of my first ones.

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Re: First Time to Use My Own Hand Tied Jigs [Re: BP5168] #13396783 01/08/20 02:49 PM
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What a great post and that jig looks awesome!!


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