More Fish with the "Do-Jigger®"!
# 3 is great as a spin casting lure in summer for big trout,
northern and bass, and the #1 as a casting or trolling lure
for kokanee, jacks, smaller trout and bass.
metal spoon flashes in a lazy fluttering motion to whet the
appetite of even well fed fish. Use 8 lb. Or 10 lb. Test line
to hold the big ones! Use a cable leader only for big pike.
lure with an interrupted retrieve, (i.e. cast, let it settle,
start up fast, slow down, stop, settle and repeat, pattern
cast to cover the whole area). If the fish are rising to minnows,
also try a straight in retrieve of various speeds from slow
to fast until you find the type of retrieve that will produce
strikes. For trolling, always use a swivel-trolling sinker
about one foot or more ahead of the lure to eliminate line
for Ice Fishing/Still Fishing
fishing and ice fishing, bait treble hook or use single hook
with minnow, fish eyes, worms, grubs, etc. Use a chugging:
or bobbing action, a sharp lifting action of about one foot.
Drop rod tip and allow to settle. Wait a bit, shimmer lure
by gently shaking rod tip sideways. Wait a bit; feel for a
change before repeating action because fish may just be mouthing
the bait and lure so you should delay until they have it firmly
before setting the hook. Very jigging routine until you find
the pattern that produces best for you. Extremely effective
while ice fishing for walleye, northern, perch and trout.
This is very effective in the dead of winter when colder water
makes the fish too sluggish to chase a fast action lure. Use
with bait! The flash attracts the fish; the bait provides
the scent and taste.
is the best seller. Good for water depths to 20 feet. For
deeper water areas use the #2 size. For the best, free-movement
action, tie your line directly to the front split ring with
an improved clinch knot, or use a round type snap swivel.
Often a special large ring, single sproat type hook is better
in winter with bait or when casting or trolling for kokanee
2, 4, 6 and 8 are available.
1/6 oz - 1 ¾ in.
#3 DJ 1/3 oz. - 2 ¼ in.
#5 DJ ½ oz. - 2 7/8 in.
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