Silver Bleeder | Gizzard Shad Pattern

$1.55

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Description

The Silver Bleeder is a shad imitation. Once while trying to paddle my pirogue around to head down river, I noticed a dead fish drifting next to my boat. It was a shad. Gizzard shad are a common shad in most places. If there is one bait fish pattern to use, try a some kind of shad pattern.

Specs.
It’s tied with synthetic Congo Hair, H20 Twist with a wool body. The more modern features include beads, doll eyes and a Poly Dodger Disc. This gives the pattern a rattle and unpredictable movement in the water, making it come alive

The tandem hook makes it easier to catch short striking fish. Most fish I catch with these are on the stinger hook, and I have never lost a fish because of the stinger. Why? CA glue and 50 lbs monofilament line to connect it.

Guidelines

  • Specify weighted or unweighted variants.
  • Fly gear use 6/7 wt rods and bass or light saltwater lines.
  • Traditional gear use with a Texas or Carolina rig.
  • Great for trolling.

Good times, tight lines!
Damon

NOTE: The weighted variant is weighted with 18 lbs. leadcore line. Lead is hazardous to your health. Do not ingest. Obey whatever laws in your state regarding lead-weighted fishing products.

Additional information

Weighted

weighted

Unweighted

unweighted

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