Bass Fishing Tackle Tips

Here you will find quick “how to” tackle tips for anglers and bass fishing enthusiasts.


August 26, 2011

How to increase the life of your soft plastic baits

A quick tip for any angler who is looking to save some money. If you’re like me, you’ll have a large pile of torn and ripped […]
July 7, 2011

Custom Painted Crank Baits

Do you have some brand or type of crank baits that you wish you could get in that fish catching color that the company doesn’t offer? […]
July 7, 2011

Deep Crank Baits

There has been a lot of talk about deep diving crank baits winning several “Tour” tournament in the news lately.  There are several things you can […]
May 4, 2011

Scent Holder For Tubes

When using fish attractant with tubes, insert a piece of cotton, or packing foam through the bottom, and push it to the top of the tube, […]
May 4, 2011

Texas Rigging A Tube

I’ve found the XPoint XGap hook, in the 2/0 to 4/0 size, to be one of the best for Texas rigging a tube. The tube is […]
May 4, 2011

Senko Saver

Senkos are great lure but they are very expensive and tear easy, to remedy this use cheap harder plastic tubes and cut them into hollow sections […]
May 4, 2011


Most anglers trim the skirts on jigs and spinnerbaits, to help prevent short strikes. Instead of holding the bait with the hook down, like most anglers, […]
May 4, 2011

Concentration is Your Most Important Piece of Equipment

Bass fishing is not only about rods, reels, lures, boats, and motors. When you hit the water in a tournament or just to fun fish, the most important piece of equipment you can bring is your concentration. The power of your concentration is a huge part of competitive bass fishing. You have to be ready mentally for anything that can happen during the day, such as how and where a bass bites. This will lead you to the next fish of the day and the rest of your limit. You must also be able to recognize when you have to make changes if you are not catching fish. Some of the changes you need to make maybe very small and you need to have your concentration at peak performance to pick up on these subtleties. This brings the other part of the mental game in bass fishing and that is confidence.

May 4, 2011

Tuning Buzzbaits

Although this is an old tip, it is still a very effective way to ensure your buzzbaits will run smooth when you hit the water. Simply […]