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Old 02-06-2008, 01:24 AM
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Good question. I catch a lot of bass when casting small poppers for panfish. I use a chartreuese No. 10 bluegill popper. Bet I catch 6-10 bass per outing. Wonder how I'd do if I targetted bass?

This is a photo of a guy I took to the Everglades last June. This bass was taken on No. 10 popper on a 3-weight.

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NICE FISH! Bet he was a handfull on that 3 wt.
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NICE FISH! Bet he was a handfull on that 3 wt.
Yes, that fish was a handfull. We hooked one about 8-9 pounds the next time down. Had the fish on for a good 7-8 minutes before the hook pulled.

Again it was on a No. 10 popper.
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