Breaking Down Jerkbait Color Selection and Beyond

Breaking Down Jerkbait Color Selection and Beyond

With so many lifelike colors available to jerkbait users, deciding which one to use can seem overwhelming. For Bassmaster Elite Series pro Paul Mueller, it comes down to selecting a color based on the forage base and weather conditions. His approach comes from years...
Pumping and dragging the deps Balisong Longbill 130 SF

Pumping and dragging the deps Balisong Longbill 130 SF

With the Balisong Minnow Longbill 130 SF, deps owner and chief lure designer Kazu Okumura desired to create a new concept lure for big bass – a big profile,natural minnow body combined with an oversized bill like you find on a deep-diving crankbait. Okumura desired to...
Break the Depth Barrier with Deps Balisong Minnow 130 SP

Break the Depth Barrier with Deps Balisong Minnow 130 SP

You need to get the Balisong Minnow into your hands and into the water now because this is not “just another jerkbait.” The Deps Balisong Minnow 130 SP is a new jerkbait concept. To put it in context, let us first review the overall existing jerkbait...
Fishing the February Thaw

Fishing the February Thaw

Mid- to late February in the South is when it all starts happening again Bass pro Fred Roumbanis from Russellville, Arkansas usually gets the winter off. Fred’s tournament season starts anew in mid- to late February – an excellent time to throw the Ima Shaker...
Mueller’s Foxy Secret

Mueller’s Foxy Secret

The Ima Flit quickly became a mainstay of jerkbait anglers from coast to coast. Anglers subsequently clamored for a version smaller than the standard 120, and Ima listened, providing them with a 100-sized model. When the bite is tough enough that even the 100 is too...
Spawn Time Swim Jigs

Spawn Time Swim Jigs

  The bass may be done spawning in most parts of the country, but except in the deepest parts of the south bass where summer patterns have begun anglers would be wise to keep their eyes and attention focused on spawning areas. In this case, it’s not where bass...