Fred Roumbanis Shares His Panic Baits

Fred Roumbanis Shares His Panic Baits

Many times there are lures that are overlooked by the majority of anglers. Sleeper lures that produce when nothing else will. The use of them is often kept quiet by those in the know, anglers who would rather keep them a secret as long as possible. “This bait is...
Fishing the Reins Tungsten Sliding Football Head

Fishing the Reins Tungsten Sliding Football Head

Bassmaster Elite Series pro and Reins pro staff member David Walker designed a versatile piece of terminal tackle called the Reins Tungsten Sliding Football Head. The football-shaped weight allows anglers to try a new spin on a popular finesse rig, have an alternative...
Fishing the Octopus and Bad Bubba Shad

Fishing the Octopus and Bad Bubba Shad

Optimum Pro Staffer JP Gano regularly fishes the waters around the Farallon Islands and coastal waters in Northern California for lingcod and rockfish. He recently added the new Optimum Octopus and Optimum Bubba Shad to his arsenal, with immediate success.  He shares...
How to pop the Deps Buzzjet Jr, Buzzjet 96 and Spiral Minnow

How to pop the Deps Buzzjet Jr, Buzzjet 96 and Spiral Minnow

Many anglers use this trio of Deps topwater bass fishing wakebaits one way – with a steady, wide-wobbling action that wakes the surface. Yet there is another slower, more suspenseful, often more exciting and productive tactic – to pop and pause for a lingering...
What is the Ima Glide Fluke and How to Fish It

What is the Ima Glide Fluke and How to Fish It

The newest bait it the Ima lineup was developed with the input and experience of professional angler and guide Michael Murphy. He wanted a bait that can be fished like a soft jerkbait like the Optimum Victory Tail, but that could also double as a glide bait for his...
Quick User Guide to Ima Crankbaits

Quick User Guide to Ima Crankbaits

Welcome! Thank you for visiting. There’s something for every reader, from newbie to expert, to learn here about Ima crankbaits. It’s quick, clear to understand and we hope it helps guide you to pick the perfect Ima crankbait for your next fishing trip!...