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Old 02-20-2012, 11:56 PM   #1
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Hey i am getting ready to make a bunch of beaver/creature baits, senkos, and jig trailers i want to limit the colors to only 4, so my question is what are the most 4 important/productive colors i should use in ohio for bass?
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Old 02-21-2012, 12:03 AM   #2
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Black and Blue, Green Pumpkin, Pumpkin, Watermelon. That's what I would go with.
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Old 02-21-2012, 08:22 AM   #3
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80% of my plastics are a variation of black (w/ blue, red fleck, etc) or Green pumpkin. I primarily fish dirty water though. I would say watermelon and some shade of purple to round out the top 4.

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Old 02-21-2012, 01:41 PM   #4
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Black and Blue, Green Pumpkin, Pumpkin, Watermelon. That's what I would go with.
I agree but would add a Shad/baitfish color instead of a plain Pumpkin! You need 1 fish color for when they are concentrating on "Sushi"!
I prefer a Silver Shad color for stained water.....
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Old 02-21-2012, 01:52 PM   #5
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Watermelon, green pumpkin, white and junebug. Pretty much all I use.
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I agree but would add a Shad/baitfish color instead of a plain Pumpkin! You need I fish color for when they are concentrating on "Sushi"!
I prefer a Silver Shad color for stained water.....
You're right...I wasn't thinking clearly . One of my favorite baits to throw is a weightless t-rigged white trick worm.
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Old 02-21-2012, 09:34 PM   #7
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Watermelon/red fleck
Pumpkin/black fleck
Black/blue fleck
White/silver fleck

Really...I prefer three color baits.
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White/silver fleck


Then you really like that SIGHT FLASH color from Keitech, don't ya!!!
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Old 02-22-2012, 12:59 PM   #9
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Black with red flake has been my best color in the waters I fish... I also had pretty good luck with a half black, half blue yamamoto last year..
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Old 02-23-2012, 12:29 PM   #10
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Jig trailers: Green pumpkin or crawdad color (brown with orange), Black w/blue or red flakes
Spinnerbait,Chatterbait traliers: White w/silver flakes or silver w/ black flakes (to help represent shad), Black w/blue or red flakes (nighttime or muddier conditions)
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Old 02-23-2012, 06:27 PM   #11
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In the medium range of colors like browns and greens I like a lighter shade on the bellies. Brown with an orange belly and watermelon with a white belly are two of my favorites. I also like the watermelon with a lighter green belly and a lighter green topside with a light orange belly. These last two are Keitech color combinations.
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i also like the watermelon with a lighter green belly and a lighter green topside with a light orange belly. These last two are keitech color combinations.
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Old 02-28-2012, 05:26 AM   #13
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No doubt best choices are:
1).Watermelon black flake
2).Black w blue flakes
3).Pumpkinseed black flakes
4).Natural(shad) silver and grey
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