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Polish Perch and Shad Lures

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I do a lot of trolling and was searching for a smaller crankbait that runs down to about 10 feet and came across the Polish Shad made by Gapen tackle. Has anyone used any of these baits? How do they run? The size is right and they look decent but I have not had a chance to get it in the water yet. They were priced at $20 but I got one for $9. If it's any good at all I may try some of the other cranks they have.

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I have the perch and it runs about 7-10 feet. If you want to run it deeper let it out further or add a clip on weight to the front of a 36" leader to get it down further. I really like the realistic look of the baits but fear the perch may be a little bright in color.....although look at the colors of everything else we throw. Come to think of it I have the small and large Norther pike lures too and they were even better looking IMO.

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