Best runoff trolling lures

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Best runoff trolling lures

Post by COOPS » Thu Dec 20, 2018 5:27 pm

What are your fav lures for trolling river mouths in the runoff for big Barra?

Mine are:
1- B52 kryptonite
2- B52 kuss
3- B52 Olive
4- Classic guns n roses
5- Big bomber chartreuse



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Re: Best runoff trolling lures

Post by Lats » Thu Dec 20, 2018 5:38 pm

If I had to save my life by catching a big Barra during the runoff it would be a Reidys Big B52 Kryptonite. There are many Reidys lures I love though.

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Post by NinjaFish » Thu Dec 20, 2018 7:52 pm

Yup. :)

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Post by theodosius » Thu Dec 20, 2018 8:41 pm

Got a soft spot for Reidy's Renegade in Slimy Mackerel if the water is deep enough

B52 in shiny anything

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Post by Quinntreximon » Thu Dec 20, 2018 10:05 pm

Dont be scared to troll a big soft plastic either or a vibe.

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Post by NinjaFish » Thu Dec 20, 2018 11:19 pm

Just for s...ts and giggles.....

This one never fails (for me) and its probably one for other conversations posted here.

Easy casting, reacts to how I'm thinking and more than capable on the troll when all else fails. It's my go to when nothing else works and as long as I upgrade the trebles every time, happy days :D
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Re: Best runoff trolling lures

Post by STANDY » Fri Dec 21, 2018 1:36 am

Last 3 meter Barra all caught on one of these

X-Rap Sr14 SPM
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Post by STANDY » Fri Dec 21, 2018 1:39 am

NinjaFish wrote:Just for s...ts and giggles.....

This one never fails (for me) and its probably one for other conversations posted here.

Easy casting, reacts to how I'm thinking and more than capable on the troll when all else fails. It's my go to when nothing else works and as long as I upgrade the trebles every time, happy days :D
Rapala SR 14 ??
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Re: Best runoff trolling lures

Post by NinjaFish » Fri Dec 21, 2018 9:32 am

It is a Rapala and the only Rapala I use but not sure what number it is. It looks nothing like this in the box so I took a pic in the sunlight.

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Post by NinjaFish » Sat Dec 22, 2018 9:09 am

I reckon that's it Flickin. :cheers:

I usually by lures by the half dozen (same) and that's my last one of them.

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Re: Best runoff trolling lures

Post by STANDY » Sat Dec 22, 2018 10:18 am

NinjaFish wrote:I reckon that's it Flickin. :cheers:

I usually by lures by the half dozen (same) and that's my last one of them.
Found a shop in Dubai that was selling Rapala lures for $6 many years ago.

I bought 88 lures that day 8)

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Re: Best runoff trolling lures

Post by al57 » Sun Dec 23, 2018 5:10 am

when in territory way back couldnt go past bleeding mullet and silver 6 inch nilsies or halco crazy deeps in purple bleeding mullet.out at shady camp we used deep nilsies with the aluminium bibs at the S bends

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