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The Best Bass Plug For Shore Fishing ?

Discussion in 'Sea Fishing Forum - Shore, Boat & Kayak Fishing' started by Baramundi Bob, Mar 27, 2008.

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WhatAre Your Favourite 3 Bass Plugs For Shore Fishing ? Please State Why You Rate The Plug So High.

  1. Storm Chug Bug

    16 vote(s)
    18.4%
  2. Maria Chase SW

    19 vote(s)
    21.8%
  3. Maria Chase BW

    22 vote(s)
    25.3%
  4. Maria Angel Kiss

    20 vote(s)
    23.0%
  5. Yozuri Crystal Minnow

    29 vote(s)
    33.3%
  6. Yozuri Poppers (Please state which model)

    3 vote(s)
    3.4%
  7. Rapala X Rap

    16 vote(s)
    18.4%
  8. Maria Chico Boco

    2 vote(s)
    2.3%
  9. Maria Pop Queen

    2 vote(s)
    2.3%
  10. Yo-Zuri Mag Popper

    13 vote(s)
    14.9%
  11. Rapala Skitter Pop

    7 vote(s)
    8.0%
  12. Daiwa Saltiga

    0 vote(s)
    0.0%
  13. Grauvell (please State Which Model)

    0 vote(s)
    0.0%
  14. Dexter Darter

    4 vote(s)
    4.6%
  15. One That Isnt Listed Here (Please State Which Below)

    12 vote(s)
    13.8%
  16. Megabass Zonk Gatoride

    8 vote(s)
    9.2%
  17. Patchinko Top Water

    6 vote(s)
    6.9%
  1. quint

    quint Watch out Emperor Zorg's about

    I'm on 12lb mono straight through, although I'm toying with the idea of braid
     
  2. Dav

    Dav Rockling

    Have ago with braid iain ....its much better imo....
     
  3. Sambo

    Sambo To the MAX!

    I use 30lb braid with a small 30" 15lb-20lb mono trace (braid would get caught on the front treble during the cast).
     
  4. quint

    quint Watch out Emperor Zorg's about

    You've twisted my arm Dav, damn more expense :surprise:
     
  5. Dav

    Dav Rockling

    Yeah it is like , but you can upgrade to a stronger breaking strain because of the lower diameter , which in turn means loosing no line if ure unlucky enough to hit a snag , and it lasts alot longer..........have a trawl through e bay or summit , you should pick summit up like power pro in 300 yds for 20 quid or summit from the usa.....ive tried a couple of different brands and so far im quite happiy with 20lb power pro in olive green .....cheers
     
  6. quint

    quint Watch out Emperor Zorg's about

    Do you reckon 30lb power pro is ok Dav as I've just got 1500 yards of that
     
  7. Dav

    Dav Rockling

    :surprise: :surprise:........defonartly......... :happy:
     
  8. quint

    quint Watch out Emperor Zorg's about

    Happy days :happy: cheers Davster
     
  9. newdave

    newdave Guest

    thats us sorted then, 30lb powerpro, 20lb vanish fluracarbon leader with a suitable crosslink on the end, & a maria chase BW red head on the end. with an X rap & a mag popper for if you get bored and want to try something different.

    :happy: :happy: :happy:

    I bought the big magnum for catching tuna, but it might get a try out for a laugh this summer, dives to 20ft so it might troll up a pollack ?
     
  10. Dav

    Dav Rockling

    Its quintessential you use it iain ,,,,,cheers....... :wink:
     
  11. Mark

    Mark Blenny

    Diver- Storm jointed thunderstick
    Popper- Aile magnet sandeel or green mackerel
    popper- chug bug big bug,for when the water is a bit choppier or visibility is low.
     
  12. Shadrap

    Shadrap Rockling

    Anybody had any success with the jointed thunderstick,bit difficult to source over here they seem to sell out quickly.This again is a shallow diver.Got 6 on order in various colours.
     
  13. Mark

    Mark Blenny

    I personally think the storm jointed thunderstick has got to be up there with the best all round shallow diving plug. Had countless bass on them and have personally witnessed fish to 15lb on one.
     
  14. Sambo

    Sambo To the MAX!

    I'll have them instock by Weds/Thurs next week, will have the following colours intially:

    Metallic Silver (black back)
    Metallic Silver (blue back)
    Metallic Rainbow

    Hope that helps :wink:

    Cheers,
    Sam
     
  15. Baramundi Bob

    Baramundi Bob Super Leeds United !!!

    Might be worth keeping an eye on this site :

    http://www.baxterangling.com/
     
  16. Sambo

    Sambo To the MAX!

    Cheers Glenn :wink: Much appreciated :yes:
     
  17. Nicepix

    Nicepix New Member

    Slightly off topic, but for bass on the fly;

    Pink & White Clouser
    Pink Shrimp
    Chartereusse & White Clouser
    TroutPoppers Surface Popper in Blue & White

    Roll on summer......... :yes:
     
  18. GJW

    GJW Rockling

    I was wondering if any of you lads, make your own fly's....why i ask is i know a lad who has had a lot of success with bass fishing a clear a bubble float trailing a small Delta eel behind, i was thinking of giving it a go this season but trying a sandeel looking type fly instead of the Delta eel, i thought it might come in useful if there is a bit of an onshore wind making it difficult to get a plug out to were you want it. If any of you lads are intrested in making a couple of sandeel eel type fly's let me know and i will gladly buy some from you..

    Cheers,

    Gary
     
  19. Dav

    Dav Rockling

    Me too..... :cheesy:
     
  20. smokey

    smokey Rockling

    Isn't there any suitable patterns among them big pike flys Dav??
     

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