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Da Biggin

trying new techniqe... what ya think???

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I really want to get into some panfishing this year but i got to looking at some of the jig prices and dont really wanna pay that much for 2 flippin lures! I had the idea this open water season while shopping at gander to use those weighted fly lure packages. These things are created to look like forage and I can get more bang for my buck. Has anyone used these before? Comments on whether you think they will work will be greatly appreciated.

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I've never found any fly lures to cost less than standard jigs. What kind of fly lures are these?

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When getting my ice tackle squared away last weekend I discovered that my box of jigs had gotten water inside and almost all of my jigs were unsalvagably rusted. My eyes watered a bit as I threw away about $50 worth of tackle. I turned to that online auction site, can't remember the name wink but it started with an E. You can find some pretty good deals for tackle on there.

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the lures that I am refering to are the ones that look a lot similar to ball jigs with the fly tied on the hook leading from the lead head. the packages cost more but when you punch out the money spent-takle gained ratio you get more flies/ jigs for your money. still wondering... anyone else try this?

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Money not spent on fishing is money wasted smile

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