RS SD Boy , May be worth a look see. I've had walleyes follow a lure 15' up off the bottom in 30'. See All Buying Options. The heat shrink is also Hot RED, very cool! Unlike any other lure designed for vertical fishing, the Salmo Chubby Darter nearly comes to life in water, actually swimming with lifelike baitfish action.
That wraps up this installment on the Chubby Darter lure. I often take several minnows and mash them into pulp and place then in a small zip-lock bag or an old pill bottle. Please enter up to 7 characters for the postcode. Learn more - opens in a new window or tab. Remember the story of the three little bears? One time while fishing with a jigging rap, I had 3 fish in a row follow the lure up 12' without striking, so I'd open my bail and let the lure fall to the bottom. I feel this tends to get a lot more hookups then the stock version.
Because of this, the deeper the fishery the more difficult it is to control its action and register strikes. All Hell is gona break loose! The most current issue of Walleye Insider has an article that backs up what he says about not overdoing the lift and fall part--I agree. How about tipping these lures? Now the main reason for this is for the light penetration, which will attract the bait fish.
Then I hold for another moment and see what happens. Back to home page Return to top. Description Postage and payments. Learn more - opens in new window or tab. The Chubby Darter begs to be experimented with. SD boy hit the nail on the head.