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Glow optics for crappies

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Has anyone tried the new glow optics for crappies? I went to red lake 2 nights ago and they were the ticket. They seemed to out fish anything else that I tried. I used a number 8 with a glow tail and tipped with a crappie minnow. Let me know if anyone has used these

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I tried the blue glow optics for crappies on a smaller lake up north and had pretty good success with it. Out fished my buddies at least. Don't know if they're neccessarily worth what some places charge however.

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Are glow optics the ones made out of glass? I tried one of them last week (red) and had no luck at all. I switched to a small blue glow and started hitting. Of course the color blue lasts the longest with red glowing the shortest time.

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Anything glow works for Red Lake Crappies. I used to think it was only certain lures but I find its usually the color more than the lure that is the big difference. That is at night. During the day can be a whole other ballgame. Then they can be size specific as well as color.

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