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Salmo Bullhead Lure

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I've heard a lot about these lures and want to get some. They come with a high price tag so I want to limit what I get. Can anyone lead me in the right direction as to what type, size and color seem to work best in these SW prairie lakes? Thanks for any input fellow FM'ers

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SAY I OWNA BAIT SHOP AND HAVE SPOKEN WITH SALMO DIRECTLY AND TRADE SHOWS. THEY RECOMMENDTHE HORNET. H4 OR H5 IN THE FOLLOWING COLORS HOTPERCH,DACE,CRAWDAD,BLACK TIGER,FIRETIGER.THEY COST $5.99AT MY STORE.

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I have had good luck and have heard of several others having good luck with this lure in the SW MN area, also would work great when you get out to the Mississippi pools..basically use the same bait out there year around..GL everyone this weekend!!

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I would also be interested in this info as i have been looking at getting a couple. thinking # 6 in a floating and sinking?

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Firebug- where is your store?

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I tried the hornet crank, but didn't catch anything. I used the stinger and floating minnow and caught walleyes/saugers. I'm thinking the bullhead lure would also be a good walleye crank lure. It's a deep diver. I will be trying one out sometimes. I've yet to try the deep diver hornet.

Expensive lures may mean you get only one...instead of the assortment of different colors. That's fine, it's the action that will first draw a strike.

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The Bullhead is a super crank for casting sharp drop-offs and trolling deep fast.

The Clown is a hot one in the Bemidji lakes region is the word. I have had very good luck on the origanal as well as the glow pinks, the clown too in turbid waters.

If you like the Bullhead be sure to try the new Salmo Hornet YZ, it is tearing up the walleye big time here in the Dakotas. wink.gif

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