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What do crappies hit on this time of the year?

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What are the crappies hitting on this time of the year?

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I haven't had to change my presentation at all so whatever worked earlier should work now!!

a crappie minnow and some kind of glow jig always works for me, and if they get picky I down size to a waxie

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same here keep the same presentation maybe hav to use just the head if they are picky, wax's have been working well for me lately.

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As I posted earlier -- I killed them on Big Pine on a red glow rattle buckshot spoon and about 2/3 a minnow.

A deadly presentation right now.

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I found that either the smallest size chubby darter or a frostee glow jig works very well. Both of which I tipped with a minnow head

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I've found that crappies hitting on glow red jig/minnow before sunup, and glow white jig/waxie in the shallows during the day.

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Sounds like you have a lot of good choices.

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WEll the last few days appretly they have been biting better on waxies, spikes, mousies, and an occasional minnow.

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As the season progresses I would say the larger profile minnow imitations will become more and more productive. The 2" power minnow will be my go to bait very soon.

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I've been using Euro Larva all season with a glow jig. I'm not loosing right now. All colors of larva are working. It sure is FUN!

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Well I didn't pull in any crappies today...Fished on olaf..caught a lot of sunfish and a few bass using fat boys, frisbee jigs, frostee jigs, and a few other things.. nothing would touch a crappie minnow. the only action i got was when i had a wax worm. anyone have any tips or info? or any other lakes in the Pelican are that are doing fairly well with crappies?

Thanks

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Anyone?

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I'm a bit farther north than you but the crappies have been biting pretty consistantly on a few lakes.

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