theHybrid-Angler
REGISTER if you want to post stuff....we are based out of ct/ LI sound and we fish for anything that swims....We have an underground fishing club in here...THE HOLY MACKERELS...you have to measure up to get an invite to that...but this forum is 100% free and with no obligation...we do encourage involvement in this site...we have bunches of trips/gatherings every year...so......what are you waiting for?jump in...we are all friends here...with one mission...FISHING...any problems registering? email me at blueolive26@sbcglobal.net
Search
 
 

Display results as :
 


Rechercher Advanced Search

Latest topics
» LIS Summer 2011 Reports
Sun Aug 07, 2011 6:30 pm by RedneckAngler

» The Original Offshore Charter
Tue Jul 05, 2011 7:47 pm by RedneckAngler

» Diawa demo w/ CT Outfitters and the Blackhawk
Fri Jun 24, 2011 3:49 pm by RedneckAngler

» spring salty reports 2011
Tue Jun 21, 2011 2:59 pm by meatloaf

» old school penns-spinning reels for surfcasting
Sun Jun 12, 2011 8:13 pm by meatloaf

Navigation
 Portal
 Index
 Memberlist
 Profile
 FAQ
 Search
Affiliates
free forum
 



needlefish lures>>>surf lures for stripers, blues

Go down

needlefish lures>>>surf lures for stripers, blues

Post by meatloaf on Sat Feb 19, 2011 2:23 pm

Any of you who know a smidgen about striper or bluefish angling on the shore or on inshore boats have seen these before...Needlefish lures can represent a number of forage species....1)well yes...they do look like needlefish, as they should....of course....are there needlefish around where we fish....YES!...i have actually seen one across from mago point , i thought it was a large blade of grass at 1st...until , the blade of grass was swimming around with a silverside in it's mouth...LOL....it was blueish-green just like the ones i've seen in jamaica..the warmwater outflow of millstone attracts warmwater fish....i even heard stories of wahoo in there...
2)the sandeel.....perfect shape, and smaller ones are a matching size....sandeels are a big part of the striper's diet...
3)regular eels......the slenderness is a match....with a bucktailed siwash hook, it can gimmick it up to look like it's tail is "swimming"
4)a stubby needle can look like a chovy, a bunker, you name it...possibilities are endless...the stubby ones are stout..thicker in the back.
5)a tinker mackerel...slender...the profile isn't as thick, but close enough...
so...the possibilities are endless...
i will post pictures of different kinds...their designs are all similar in nature...there are many different sizes...
but.....as far as theses things go.....i would recommend to anyone to get gibbs.....gibbs lures have lots of life in them...and they are precision tuned...i would also recommend salty's....their parts are tough and are matched well..

_________________
co-creator and founding fadda of the holy mackerels, the only fishing club that encourages "noogies".
i make swayze look like a dance dweeb!

avatar
meatloaf
Sasquatch fighting badass
Sasquatch fighting badass

Male
Number of posts : 1110
Age : 41
Location : center of the universe....plainville,ct
Registration date : 2008-03-18

Back to top Go down

Back to top

- Similar topics

 
Permissions in this forum:
You cannot reply to topics in this forum