Monthly Archives: April 2013

UAW Local 3000 Walleye Tournament, May 5th, 2013

  The Recreation Committee of Local 3000 from the Flat Rock Assembly Plant will be hosting their “Annual Walleye Tournament” on Sunday, May 5, 2013 at Lake Erie Metro Park. You can fish the Detroit River or Lake Erie during the … Continue reading

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A Jig Tip, when painting your own

This is going to be short and sweet, my first attempt got lost in cyberspace when it failed to load this morning. Applying powder paint to a jig is really just one step in the process of creating one of … Continue reading

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A Jig Tip, when making your own

Getting ready to head north today for a friend’s funeral, and since all the people I know are going to be fisherman types, I made up a bunch of lil’ gift bags. So, yesterday I am curing a bunch of … Continue reading

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New Bait for Handlining? The Scatter Rap Minnow

Holy Detroit River, this could be something new for all the handliners out there who fish the river.   Here is the video on YouTube:  http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZvSvuvew0Wk   Imagine the side to side action of the Storm Hot n Tot on a … Continue reading

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Lake Erie Jigging is in Full Gear

Break out the blade baits and hair jigs folks, the 2013 spring jigging season on the lake has started.  Right now the blade baits like those from Captain Jay and Silver Streak are working the best.  With all the recent … Continue reading

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Seminars at Cabela’s (Dundee, MI), April 13 and 14th

I will be working at the Cabela store in Dundee this weekend.  I will be on the fishing showroom floor selling Daiwa reels and combinations, and will work with customers gearing up for the 2013 walleye season both Saturday and Sunday … Continue reading

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Video on installing Church Tackle’s Double Action Flag System

Believe me, it is worth watching the video to make your installation of Church’s Double Action Flag System easier on yourself!   http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2hBDE3Ajnik

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2013 Walleye Tip #3: Flash ‘Em High, Thump ‘Em Low……

……and mix it up in the middle. That is the third installment of my walleye tips for this year and it is all about hitting the walleye where they live when fishing with crawler harnesses, in the water column, so … Continue reading

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Walleye Tip #2: Hair Jig Selection

Just like a couple of weeks ago, still swamped in the shop gearing up for the 2013 season. Regardless of that,  down on Lake Erie the catching has started to take place. People are trolling and catching slobs and jigging … Continue reading

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