Originally Posted by Super Fluke
what kind of action do those baits get?
I only threw the shad baby wake for about 30 minutes. I was mixing up retrieve techniques. I first tried casting, waiting for all the ripples to disappear then jerk for a couple of cranks and pause. I didn't notice any followers so I tried using a steady retrieve. The bait swims like a dying fish...its addicting just making the bait dance. I gave up after 30 minutes and switched back to using grubs.
I'll keep trying the swim bait thing and give a report as soon as I can land a fish on one!