Some crankbaits will create more resistance during the retrieve — or what’s referred to as “pull” — and those are the ones savvy pros search for.
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Look in almost any successful angler’s boat and you'll find a select group of well-fished old lures squirreled away in some special place.
I walked past Todd Faircloth’s trailer and saw him sitting on the floor.
Ask 10 Bassmaster Elite Series anglers a question and you’ll get 12 different answers. Sound in crankbaits is no different.
One question I get a lot is, "What size line should I use when I'm crankbaiting?" My answer is always the same whether we're talking about crankbaiting or flipping or spinnerbaiting or anything else.
Search baits are about a lot more than just covering water.
Do you know the ABCs of crankbaiting? It may be time for a refresher course from the man who's designed some of the best baits ever created.
For me, getting hired by Jim Bagley was my entry to the "big time."
I was a bass fisherman long before I was a lure designer. I built lures to fill a need or to do something that nothing else on the market could do.