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#6575756 - 06/07/12 03:41 PM Posts for 'home made' lures?
Oakster Offline
Campfire Ranger

Registered: 12/23/06
Posts: 1828
Loc: Gillette, Wyoming
Have there been any posts on lures and rigs that people have made at home? I have a son who is into making things like that. Perhaps Lindy rigs or other types of walleye rigs for lake trolling?

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#6581777 - 06/09/12 10:48 PM Re: Posts for 'home made' lures? [Re: Oakster]
ribka Offline
Campfire Guide

Registered: 03/10/10
Posts: 4579
Did a trip last year with my twin brother to Ontario for pike, walleye and trout.

My brother hand carved all of his pike lures and painted them.

I can ask if interested

i know Cabelaa used to sell kts for homemade lures

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#6584286 - 06/10/12 08:40 PM Re: Posts for 'home made' lures? [Re: ribka]
nighthawk Offline
Campfire Outfitter

Registered: 05/31/05
Posts: 7910
Loc: NE South Dakota
I made a spoon out of a cheap stainless teaspoon once as a gag if that counts. Actually caught a northern or two, but that's a northern. These days it's mostly the usual live bait walleye rigs with little modifications that I like to think work better (but likely don't grin ). Always better if caught on something you've made! Check here for ideas, particularly the downloads: http://www.luremaking.com/

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#6602984 - 06/18/12 08:25 AM Re: Posts for 'home made' lures? [Re: nighthawk]
slingshot Offline
Campfire Regular

Registered: 12/17/05
Posts: 369
Loc: Tennessee
My brother builds almost all the spinners I used for UL trout fishing. I keep a few store bought spinners around, but not many. I do use store bought for where there is a single hook restriction such as on TN and NC native trout streams and streams in Smoky Mountains National Park.

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