Top Spring Baits For Finesse Fishing

Spring is prime time to go fishing and these baits will help you catch more fish! Don't worry about trying a dozen different baits, focus on these key categories, especially when the conditions get tough! 

Many anglers think of Spring as the time get out and power fish. While this is a great plan, it doesn't always pan out. Its important to have a backup plan so you don't struggle when conditions change. If you're ready to adapt and drop down to finesse tackle, you'll become much more consistent through the Spring, Summer, and beyond. 

Bait #1- Roboworm 6" Fat Worm:
Bait #2- Strike King Half Shell:
Hook- Owner Mosquito Light Size 1:
Weight- Tungsten Tear Drop:

Ned Rig...
Worm- Z Man T.R.D.:
Head- LockZ HD Jig Head:

Worm- Yamamoto Senko:
Texas Hook- Gamakatsu EWG:
Wacky Hook- Gamakatsu Finesse Wide Gap:
Nail Weight- Swagger Tungsten Pagoda:
Texas Sizing... 3/0 for 5", 4/0 for 6", 5/0 for 7"
Wacky Sizing... 1/0 for 5", 2/0 for 6", 3/0 for 7"

Finesse Swimbait...
Bait #1- Keitech Fat 2.8":
Bait #2- Keitech Easy Shiner 4":
Head #1- Dirty Jigs Guppy Head:
Head #2 - Revenge Darter Hedz:

Bait- Dry Creek 3.5" Tournament Tube:
Head- Bite Me Flat Eye Head:

Tim's Favorite Picks for All-Around finesse Setups at every budget...

Ultra High End Combo...
Rod- G Loomis Conquest 902:
Reel- Daiwa Certate:

High-End Combo...
Rod- GLX Spinning 820s DSR:
Reel- Shimano CI4+ 1000:

Mid-Range Combo...
Rod- Shimano Expride 6'10" ML:
Reel- Daiwa Tatula LT 2500:

Budget Friendly Combo...
Rod- Dobyns Fury 7' Medium Light:
Reel- Daiwa Fuego 2500:

Line and Leader for all combos...
Line- 10 lb Power Pro Maxcuatro:
Leader- 6-10 lb Sunline Sniper:

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How To Fish The Ned Rig In Winter

Having trouble catching Bass this Winter? The Ned Rig is a great technique for cold water bass fishing! Matt explains how to fish the bait then walks through the gear , spinning rods, reels, etc... so you're Winter Bass Fishing can be more fun!

The Ned Rig may not be glamorous but its a proven fish catcher! When the bite gets tough and they aren't eating your normal offerings, the Ned is a great choice to put fish in the boat. Here is the gear we use...

Z-Man Finesse TRD Ned Worm:
Roboworm Ned Worm:

Z-Man Finesse Mushroom Head:
Z-Man HD Jig Head:

Shallower Water Combo...
Rod- Zodias 6'8" Medium light:
Reel- Shimano Ultegra 2500:
Line- 15 lb Sufix 832:
Leader- 6 lb Maxima Ultragreen:

Deeper Water Combo...
Rod- Dobyns Champion Extreme 742:
Reel- Shimano Stradic CI4+ 2500:
Line- 10 lb Sufix 832:
Leader- 6 lb Sunline Sniper:

Bait Storage Container...
Plano Waterproof Stowaway 3740:

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Finesse Bass Fishing: What You Need To Know | Buyer's Guide

Which baits work, which baits should you buy, and why??? Here is the video you've been asking for! We break down the most consistent finesse fishing options from drop shot and ned rig, to tubes, and spy baits, we cover it all!

Tiny Swimbait...
Keitech 2.8 Fat Swimbait:
Revenge Dart Hedz:
Owner Flashy Swimmer 1/0:

Trokar Dropshot Hook:
Owner Mosquito Light:
Tungsten Dropshot Weights:
Roboworm 4.5" Fat Worm:
Strike King Dream Shot:
Reaction Innovations Flirt Worm:
Strike King Half Shell:
Jackall Cross Tail Shad:
Daiwa Neko Skinny:
Roboworm Alive Shad:

Finesse jig Fishing...
Yamamoto Hula Grub:
Gamakatsu Ball Head:
Dirty Jigs Finesse Jig:
Yamamoto Double Tail Grub:
Keitech Finesse Football jig:

Ned Rigging...
T.R.D. Finesse Ned:
Roboworm Ned:
HD Ned Head:
Finesse Ned Head:

Darter Head:
Ball Head:
Football Head:

Dry Creek 3.5" Tube:
Matt's Fatter Tubes:
Bite Me Flat Eye Tube Head:
Bite Me Big Dude Head:

Creature Baits...
Keitech Crazy Flapper:
Biwaa Armored Craw:

Spy Baits...
Duo Realis Spinbait 80:
Jackall IProp:

Previous Spybait Video...

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