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Cut Bait and Bait Holders

Fishing with Bait or Cut Bait to catch Salmon is one of the most popular fishing techniques in use today. herring, alewife and anchovy bait Fishing with Bait is the prime technique for catching Salmon on the West Coast from California north to Alaska. In the past few years, fishing with cut bait rigs has become the late summer and fall fishing tactic of choice on Lake Ontario.

The correct type of action for bait and cut bait rigs is a roll as opposed to a spin. For Salmon, the bait should make between 1 to 2 revolutions per second. Lake Trout and Brown Trout like a slow roll less than 1 revolution per second. The holders and rigs below are designed to give the proper bait action with whole herring, herring strips, anchovy, alewife, or smelt.


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    Advanced Techniques for Plug-Cut Herring BookTrolling a plug cut herring is one of the most effective ways to catch salmon. Be it in the ocean, bay, or large rivers salmon can not resist the action of a plug cut herring trolled behind your boat.
    Successful Herring Plug Cutting Techniques DVDThe Successful Herring Plug Cutting Techniques DVD shows how to cut and rig your baits for the hottest rolls.
    Atlas Mikes Brite and Tight Bait CureAtlas Mikes 3 in 1 Herring formula makes preparing your fresh or fresh frozen baits easy and effective.
    Brads Super Bait Cut PlugBrad's Super Bait Cut Plug is a bait holding lure with a super rotating action. The lure has a cavity that can be filled with your favorite cut up or ground bait.
    Brads Super Bait Mini Cut Plug 3.0Brad's Super Bait Mini Cut Plug is a bait holding lure with a super rotating action. The lure has a cavity that can be filled with your favorite cut up or ground bait.
    Brads Super BaitBrad's Super Bait is a bait holding lure with a super rotating action. The lure has a cavity that can be filled with your favorite cut up or ground bait.
    Berkley Gulp Cut BaitThe Scientists at Berkley have created a substitute for natural cut bait that will work for all of the popular freshwater and saltwater species.
    Fishcatcher Bullet Bait HolderFishcatcher bullet bait holder from Bechhold and Sons Flasher and Lure Company
    Challenger Cut Bait HeadChallenger cut bait heads for fishing with cut bait herring strips.
    E-Rotary Bait Holder from Pro TrollThe E-Rotary Bait Holder from Pro Troll combines the new easy load bait head with the EChip inside and the proven Rotary Salmon Killer rigging.
    Herring Bait Cutting Box and BoardBait cutting board and box used for rigging cut plug herring.

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