Jump to content
Sign in to follow this  
rboat

crankbait modifications?

Recommended Posts

Has anyone here ever cut, filed or changed the lip on crankbaits. I have some deep divers with real big round diving lip and thought i might cut them to a square bill or coffin style. I know you have to be careful not to change the balance point and it may not run as deep but the advantage could be less hangups and a better action. If I keep it simetrical and take off small bits at a time I may find something that works. Most of the water I fish is not that deep anyway. Any thoughts?

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

if you take any off the bill it will change its diving depth.  But yes it can be done.  I have changed quite a few of mine, even changed the angle of the bill.. be prepared to ruin a few before you get it right.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Create an account or sign in to comment

You need to be a member in order to leave a comment

Create an account

Sign up for a new account in our community. It's easy!

Register a new account

Sign in

Already have an account? Sign in here.

Sign In Now
Sign in to follow this  

  • Recently Browsing   0 members

    No registered users viewing this page.

  • fishing

    fishing forum

    fishing rods

    fishing reels

    fishing

    bass fish

    fish for bass
    fish

×