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Underwater Camera Turned Fishing Lure Shows Pike From a Minnow’s Perspective

YouTube: Jay Siemens
Underwater Camera

Now we know what a baitfish feels like! The northern pike is vicious freshwater predator that strikes quickly to swallow its prey. They are expert ambush predators and they can make for a fun day of fishing. Did you ever wonder what things must be like for the baitfish that have to share waters with

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Footage Captures Bobcat Charging Turkey Decoy

Facebook: Brent Hansen

You know your decoy is realistic-looking when this happens. Decoys have one sole purpose, and that’s to lure game animals in. Whether they attract the correct species, however, is another story. Brent Hansen watched a hungry bobcat stealthily work its way in to his lone decoy while turkey hunting in Missouri May 3. Then this

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Determined Lure Maker Crafts Homemade Spinning Reel That Really Works

YouTube: Marling Baits
Homemade Spinning Reel

Building a fishing reel from scratch is not easy. Plenty of anglers are the “do-it-yourself” type. Almost everyone has tried building their own piece of fishing gear at least once. Maybe you tie flies. Maybe you built a rod storage system out of PVC piping for your boat. Maybe you did something as simple as

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Testing a Simple Block of Wood Lure on Largemouth Bass

YouTube: Marling Baits
Block of Wood Lure

Can a simple block of wood be an effective fishing lure? For thousands of years, humans have been trying to find a better way to catch fish. Ever since the first artificial fishing lures have been developed, people have been trying to perfect them. Some people spend years working on new designs meant to perfectly

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Angler Shows the Benefits of Fishing With a ‘Tiny Child Rig’ and What it Looks Like Underwater

Wired2Fish

Learn about this unique rig and how to catch fish using it. Anglers know that fishing with soft plastics often necessitates creativity. Thankfully, Wired2Fish Field Editor Kyle Peterson has outlined his new spin on a creation combining a Ned rig lure with a reverse Texas rig, Neko rig combination. Dubbed the “tiny child rig” because it’s so easy even a “tiny

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Shimano SP-Orca Flash Boost Perfectly Mimics Dying Baitfish

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Shimano SP-Orca Flashboost

Shimano’s new SP-Orca with Flash Boost technology takes honors for top saltwater lure. Despite the ongoing coronavirus pandemic causing the ICAST (International Convention of Allied Sportfishing Trades) show to go completely online in 2020, Shimano rolled out an extensive line of new products that should have saltwater anglers excited. Most notable for their lures is

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Z-Man Fishing Announces Unique New Chatterbait “Willowvibe”

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Z-Man Chatterbait WillowVibe

Z-Man Fishing’s new Chatterbait WillowVibe is designed to perfectly mimic darting shad.  In a major ICAST (International Convention of Allied Sportfishing Trades) announcement, Z-Man fishing is introducing a new bladed jig that is sure to turn the heads of bass anglers everywhere. Named the Z-Man CatterBait WillowVibe, this new lure comes from the brains behind

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