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Buzzbait Trick: Ditch the Skirt

Buzzbait Trick: Ditch the Skirt
Buzzbait Trick: Ditch the Skirt

Some pros on the professional bassing circuits feel like the skirts on buzz baits are too air resistant and make them harder to throw a considerable distance. This explains why some of them choose to take the skirt off of a buzzbait entirely.

Other anglers will replace the rubber skirt with a shad or bluegill like soft plastic – or even a Strike King Rage Tail Toad – to alter the bait's profile as it is retrieved.

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