"interesting tactic but doesn't work here in my neck of the woods... my "Home Lake" has probably 75 percent hard bottom composition rock/gravel or sand which makes it pretty much void of B'Gills at most times of the year. i look…"
"interesting detail John... now im going to have to check mine at that point.... noticeably my floats have only been lasting me a year or so before they look really beat up... casting tight to the bank, rip-rap and bridge pillars have taken its toll…"
"Slip-I use a bead between the bottom of my slip floats to cushion the blow it receives from banging against the split shot when hook setting and/or popping the float . Those plastic float stems don't split since I've…"
"With the Choctawhatchee River still flooded I have switched to small lake fishing. Latest sojourns have been to some Alabama state lakes that area not far from the Florida line.
I fished Leon Brooks Hines lake near Wing, Ala. on Monday and…"
"Most are size 8, the little gold one is 10 and the two on the bottom are 6. I've used most patterns before but not the big eyed bugs. I tied them with rock bass in mind but they should catch some bluegill too. Not sure if the eyes are a bit big…"