Stick Baits

Lure modification. From taping and painting to manufacturing your own fishing lures.
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Stick Baits

Postby Hairbone » Sun Apr 02, 2017 2:23 pm

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Stick baits are very easy to paint. Was not happy with the size selection available on the online lure catalogs and ended up buying directly from China via a website called AliExpress.com It is kind of hard to decipher the sizes and quantities so you have to convert centimeter to inches to give yourself a size idea when ordering lure blanks. The sizes I have correspond to rappala F5 Husky Jerk 6 and a husky jerk 8 These should be great for Champlain spring board fishing. The guy I bought my bought from on Ontario has a 40 pound brown caught on a F5 brown trout pattern so I am painting them up next :D But, Word on the strret is the Hanburgler will be the hot pattern this year :lol: Move over "Sausage Gravy Biscuit" :mrgreen:

You can paint your own stick baits if you have an airbrush for about 60 cents each. Sure beat 6-8 bucks
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Re: Stick Baits

Postby Reelax » Sun Apr 02, 2017 3:15 pm

That.........



Is some cool chit.


Thanks for the looks..
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Re: Stick Baits

Postby Hairbone » Sun Apr 02, 2017 6:00 pm

Thanks Matt. I miss spoke the average cost $.31 each free shipping and got them 40 per each size. I ordered up another 150 in different sizes.
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Re: Stick Baits

Postby jimbow » Sun Apr 02, 2017 6:19 pm

Nice paint jobs Harry! 8-) Still out on the Hamburgers replacing anything however.... ;)
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Re: Stick Baits

Postby Targa V18 » Sun Apr 02, 2017 6:28 pm

Looking good Harry!!!!!! Can't wait to see the Hamburglar in action!!!!! I think you should paint up a top water popper also in the Hamburglar colors!!! You know the ones with the big mouth that make a lot of noise!!!!! :lol:
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Re: Stick Baits

Postby jimbow » Sun Apr 02, 2017 6:46 pm

Targa V18 wrote:Looking good Harry!!!!!! Can't wait to see the Hamburglar in action!!!!! I think you should paint up a top water popper also in the Hamburglar colors!!! You know the ones with the big mouth that make a lot of noise!!!!! :lol:



"Ouch!" :o I think you need some aloe for that burn Harry..... :lol:
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Re: Stick Baits

Postby Hairbone » Mon Apr 03, 2017 6:23 pm

[img] http://i678.photobucket.com/albums/vv14 ... 06.jpg/img]

Might not catch chit,but "Moldy Candy Corn" sound cool
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Re: Stick Baits

Postby fishy1 » Tue Apr 04, 2017 6:01 am

it will catch fish harry.
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Re: Stick Baits

Postby jimbow » Tue Apr 04, 2017 7:21 am

Good name for them Harry...I like those Goby stick baits... ;)
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Re: Stick Baits

Postby Hairbone » Thu Apr 06, 2017 6:22 pm

jimbow wrote:Good name for them Harry...I like those Goby stick baits... ;)


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Moldy Cane Corn is a copy Image
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Re: Stick Baits

Postby jimbow » Thu Apr 06, 2017 9:38 pm

Sorry Harry...Wasn't familiar with that name.. :oops:
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Re: Stick Baits

Postby Hairbone » Sun Apr 09, 2017 9:14 pm

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My attempt at copying the live target smelt. Bet it catches a few
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Re: Stick Baits

Postby fishy1 » Mon Apr 10, 2017 5:03 am

good job harry
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Re: Stick Baits

Postby tamiron » Mon Apr 10, 2017 11:45 pm

Harry:

Very impressive. You've gone from amateur to near expert in very little time!!!!
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Re: Stick Baits

Postby Hairbone » Tue Apr 11, 2017 12:27 am

Thanks Jim. Working on 7" stick baits with super sized rattles. Going to try and do an alewive, baby laker & juvenile salmon

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