Bass say “I HAVE to go eat that thing”, when they see a spybait (aka spinbait). As bass anglers, we’re programmed to fish baits that act crazy. We want our lure to dart, swim, vibrate, rattle and everything else, but a spybait does very little if any of those things. So why does spybaiting or spinbaiting catch bass? Isolated baitfish act differently than baitfish or minnows in a group, learn why the spybait is great at imitating a casual baitfish that bass just have to eat. Spinbaiting is a great clear water, cold water, heavily pressured water, cold front finesse bass fishing hard bait or soft plastic bait technique.
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When, where and how to fish spybaits
Making your own soft plastic spybait on the cheap
Selecting size and colors of spinbaits
Best seasons, weather, water temp, clarity, etc for the spybaiting technique
recommended spinning and casting rod/reel/line setup for spinbaiting