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The forgotten Beetle Spin

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The forgotten Beetle Spin
You know how you all of a sudden decide to fish a lure you haven't used for years and have no clue why? Well, last year I decided to try the Beetle Spin one day and found it does catch fish! In fact I tried it again yesterday , but this time I tried a Crappie Magnet grub as the lure under the blade and caught sunnies and crappie.



These curl tail grubs also worked:


....along with this hybrid grub:


and my minnow grub creation:


This was the original lure:


I would have thought that the stiff wire harness would detract fish from biting. Guess not seeing as how the lure has caught over 30 panfish.