Hardbaits

Rapala Skitter V Review – The Perfect Compromise

Today we review the Rapala Skitter V. This topwater lure is a new entry in their coastal series which focuses more on the redfish market. Luckily for bass anglers these Skitter Vs won’t break the bank and are a “normal” size lure for most anglers. Buy it now at http://amzn.to/2bYtV8b

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Rapala Shadow Rap Shad Review

Jerkbaits are becoming a common staple in tackleboxes which means there’s a new competitor in the jerkbait category, enter the Shadow Rap Shad. Rapala has dominated the jerkbait market for years with the Original Floater, Husky Jerk, X-Rap, and the Shadow Rap; now they have the Shadow Rap Shad in their lineup. Offering a different look at the Shadow Rap …

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Rapala DT Series Review

Rapala is world renowned for their designs and sheer ability to catch fish. We picked up a few of the DT series crankbaits have been pleasantly surprised with how neatly they run along with how accurately they are rated for depth. If you’re a crankbait angler you know when a company says “Dives to 8ft” you’re getting down to 6 …

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Sebile Action First Squarebill Review: Confidence in Cranks

When you think about Sebile Lures you tend to think of a unique, well thought out product with a hefty price tag, right? That’s only half true now! Sebile rolled out their Action First lineup last year and we finally got our hands on a variety of these products; however we will be focusing on the squarebill for the time …

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Koppers Live Target Popper Frog Review

We all have our favorite poppers and for the most part they are very similar, heck for most of us there’s a good chance it’s the classic Pop-R from the design over three decades old. Nothing wrong with using old faithful but we all want to try what’s new to. What’s new is the Live Target Frog (popper). This frog …

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LiveTarget Blueback Herring Swimbait Review: Welcome to the Cult

Quality and cheap usually aren’t two things that go together but when it comes to LiveTarget’s Blueback Herring swimbait its one of those golden lures that strikes a very happy medium. For about $16 you can pick up a truly high quality swimbait and get cracking on the shell of this growing field. We had the pleasure of casting this …

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Flip In The Bird Review: Watching the Water Boil

The bird is the word, the word in new must haves if you love a top water bite in thick cover. Hollow body frogs and rats have been catchin’ the big ones for years and now they are joined by their pretty cousin, the bird. The Flip In The Bird lure functions like most of the similar products but with …

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Koppers Live Target Yellow Perch Crankbait & Jerkbait

Ice out is a magic time for us Northern anglers, after a long cold winter we can’t wait to put our boats in and start casting. One of the first fish we cast a line for is Yellow Perch because they are tasty and abundant this time of year but anglers aren’t the only ones chasing these golden goodies. Pike, …

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A Quick Change To The Advantage Lineup

We have been taking advantage of the EFT technology from Advantage baits for about a year now and will continue using them for the upcoming season. The new and improved lures arrived a couple of days ago and they have added two improvements. The most easily noticeable change is a nifty quick change system for the blades. That’s right I …

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Ram Crankbaits Review

As of late there is a trend towards the use of ultra-premium hard baits used by serious tournament anglers. Up until a couple of years ago I was of the belief that paying the extra for premium hard bait was not the best use of my money. With a tackle collection that was growing out of control I stared to …

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