Where are keitech baits made?
Keitech – high quality soft baits made in Japan.
How much does a 4.8 Keitech weigh?
The swing impact fat 4.8 is a solid body soft plastic paddletail swimbait that weighs 12 grams (0.4 oz) , is 4.977 inches from nose to the tip of the tail when held vertically, 0.703 inches at it’s deepest point in the body and 0.697 inches at it’s widest.
What size hooks for Keitech?
The 5.8″ Keitech FAT Swing Impact has 4 baits per blister pack. This larger size swimbait matches large forage perfectly. It’s a tremendous paring for a 6/0 bladed swimbait hook. The 6.8” Keitech Fat Swing Impact has 3 baits per blister pack.
Are keitech swimbaits scented?
Keitech Swing Impact Features: Strong squid scent Specifically weighted salted plastics provide better balance & action.
Are Keitech lures good?
These are great for cold water, or any other time you want a smaller profile with less erratic kicking action from the tail This goes for if used as a trailer or rigged as a small swimbait.
What plastic does Keitech use?
Keitech’s original two-tone injection process uses different types of colored squid infused salted plastics to achieve fantastic balance and action.
Where is Keitech located?
Keitech is a leading tackle manufacturer in Japan , producing highly-effective lures for every situation. Keitech designs quality bass lures based on a wealth of fishing knowledge and advanced production technology.
What hooks to use for swimbaits?
When skipping a swimbait around shallow like when fishing docks, a weighted swimbait hook is the ticket. You can fish the jighead, but a swimbait skips so much better with a belly weighted hook tucked into the bait. In fact I will say a swimbait is one of the better baits to learn to skip with a bait caster.
What is a Texas rig in fishing?
The Texas Rig is a technique used for fishing soft plastic lures It involves a bullet weight being threaded onto the line first followed by an optional glass or plastic bead, and then the line is secured to a hook, usually an offset worm hook. Very good for bass fishing.
Can you Texas rig a Swimbait?
After the water temps start to heat up in the spring is the perfect time to get your Texas rig and swimming bait of choice ready Because it’s a weedless rig, a Texas rig is ideal for fishing in murkier water or in lakes or ponds once vegetation cover starts to appear.
Are Keitechs biodegradable?
All Keitech soft baits use biodegradable plastics , which are more inviting to fish while limiting their environmental impact if they ever get lost or swallowed.
Do it molds Ripper Swimbait?
The Do-It ES Ripper Essential series soft plastic Swimbait mold makes baits with an excellent swimming style action that has great side-to-side “wiggling” movement when retrieved both fast or slow , the Ripper’s ribbed body and boot style tail make it a super bait for fishing in all bodies of water.
Do you use weights with swimbaits?
Weights generally run from 1/16 to 1/4 ounce , and the 3/16 ounce seems to be the magical weight when casting a 3.6- to 5-inch swimbait. Another added benefit with the sled- or keel-style weighted offset hook is that baits can be slow rolled across the bottom.
What size hook should I use for a 6 inch swimbait?
Select a 3/0 hook for a 6-inch bait and a 4/0 hook for 7- to 8-inch lizards and craws. Sproat and offset-shank worm hooks will also work for these soft plastics.