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tail shaker bait

tail shaker bait

For a long time, I wanted to have a bait, that moves only its tail, without moving its
In summer, the fish are suspicious of strong-motion baits,
the quick baits with low-amplitude are more effective.

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    That is really cool! will that work without the lip?

    Without the lip (or with a bigger one) it moves in the usual serpentine way.

    mark poulson
    Jul 25 2013 03:21 PM

    That is really neat!  Good job, and great paint scheme.

    Thans Mark !

    The idea is working: today evening tail shaker catch a good walleye. But construction was wrong: the fish break the tail.

    my 2 cents: weight it in 2 places of the main body (the head section). put the weights as far apart as you can - this will "fix" the head section so to say. the tail (the last section) build it in such way that when seen from above to resemble a "V". you won#t need the lip anymore.


    that beeing said I find your lure very cool, great work man! I might add that I am a big fan of this type of lure (swimming action) myself. 

    Thank for cents, i'll try it !

    That is sweet