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googan? #13937181 03/26/21 01:25 PM
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Are the Googan baits and rods really as good as the reviews read or is that mainly fan boys


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I mean they are fine but its their marketing budget

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Fan bois

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I am not a fan boy, but their hard baits I think are fine and compete well with other brand name baits. I just think the price point is slightly higher than that of say a strike king which is why I don't typically buy them. However, in my exposure to their hard baits, I have no issues with them.

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Personally I think they are a bunch of @sshatz but they have a heck of a following by the younger crowd which to me is a great thing. Their getting kids off the streets and into fishing.

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Originally Posted by tmd11111
Personally I think they are a bunch of @sshatz but they have a heck of a following by the younger crowd which to me is a great thing. Their getting kids off the streets and into fishing.


uh oh...…. your gonna get roasted by the "get off my grass" folks

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I have caught some nice fish on the Bandito Bug but your lucky to get one fish out of them before they tear up

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I highly doubt googan is getting kids off the streets and into fishing. LOL

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The soft baits are very good IMO, hard baits are not bad, but I prefer other brands on hard baits.

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Originally Posted by BrandoA
I have caught some nice fish on the Bandito Bug but your lucky to get one fish out of them before they tear up

Agreed...Their crack n craw pinchers do not last long at all...

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I hate the clam shell packing they use, the only bait I'll ever buy from them is the rattlin ned and rattlin crackin craw.


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Their baits are comparable, they make really soft plastics which tends to make them fall apart easier... reminds me a little of yamamoto baits (something lunkers used a lot of in the beginning and where i think they got that idea)


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I also like the bandito bug. It's a good soft plastic. The only one of their hard baits I have used is their square bill. Someone gave me a few. I absolutely hated their square bill. Its alot like the 6th sense square bills which I also don't care for. 3 to one hangups over the strike king, xcite, yozuri baits. I know it's personal preference but that's my experience.

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Originally Posted by UTDmiller
Their baits are comparable, they make really soft plastics which tends to make them fall apart easier... reminds me a little of yamamoto baits (something lunkers used a lot of in the beginning and where i think they got that idea)

The faster they fall apart the more people have to go buy if they are convinced its getting them more bites. However, that is a double edged sword.

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The soft plastics are rebrands from the same factory that makes Strike King.


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