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time to break out the summer rigs?

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By Rick Johnson - Posted on 21 May 2012

Hey guys, I want to fish for crappiei on Picwick this year and Ive read here you guys pull plugs to catch fish, can ya help me with the set up? What size and type plugs should I buy.

How are they rigged? I used to pull plugs for stripers on Priest Lake in Nashville. We tied a 3 way and 2 leaders. the Plug went on one and a rooster tail or grub would go on the other. Tie the line and troll.

Thanks in advance guys and good luck!


philmacMS's picture

Rick give me a call we used to do alot of crankbait trolling several years back on pickwick and bay springs. We quit them several years ago but they do target the bigger crappiei more than anything I've done. I'm hooked on a single pole and a jig but still remember what crankbaits we used.

Helping control the crappiei population one trip at a time.

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