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#1 mitchman

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Posted November 26 2008 - 11:46 AM

Picked up some of these 5" salt/pepper/fleck from charkbait recently when i ordered my avet. Pretty cool, I guess its a west coast thing but it looks like it would work out here. Available in 5" and 7". They also have one that has molded jighead that replaces the head. Can't wait till next season!

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#2 classdwhite

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Posted November 26 2008 - 11:48 AM

interesting. Where did you get them from?
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Posted November 26 2008 - 11:55 AM


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interesting. Where did you get them from?





I don't want to sound like a spokesperson here, so read my first sentance again and google it!
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#4 richs

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Posted November 26 2008 - 12:08 PM

Who made the first flounder jig. Was that a Al / Lou product?
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Posted November 26 2008 - 12:25 PM

I'd think those would catch if you sort of jerked them across the bottom.
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#6 fishinthedark

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Posted November 26 2008 - 12:25 PM

Don't you guys remember the Petri fish ? Were available in some larger sizes
that would make sense jigging them while drifting an inlet. I will post picture when I get home.
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Posted November 26 2008 - 12:30 PM

Petri fish was the flounder bait the surfcaster used to carry, right ?
I always wanted to try them out.
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Posted November 26 2008 - 1:45 PM

Whatever happened to the Petri Fish?





I've never seen anyone use one...
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Posted November 28 2008 - 2:10 PM

Sorry, I forgot to list the info about them....they're made by Kustom Kraft on the west coast.
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#10 rjf3

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Posted November 28 2008 - 2:28 PM










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#11 MartinD18

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Posted November 29 2008 - 4:18 PM

Hogy makes a great one. I rig it with a jig head or on a drop shot rig. I think they are coming out with a smaller version next year too.
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Posted November 29 2008 - 4:19 PM


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Posted November 29 2008 - 4:26 PM


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Whatever happened to the Petri Fish?

I've never seen anyone use one...




I think there still being made,never used 1 tho.
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Posted November 29 2008 - 6:02 PM


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I think there still being made,never used 1 tho.







Maybe more of a boat lure... ?





I wonder if it would be good dragged near the bottom in an inlet...from a jett, of course





Just another one of those lures that I will always consider using, but most likely never will...
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