This lure at 4.5"
is the perfect size to mimic bait found in Northeast waters and beyond!
Hand tied buck tails with Mirage flash! VMC Permasteel 4X strong 1/0 Belly hook,
4/0 tail hook, 150 lb swivel, 2X strong 90 lb split rings. Stainless Steel
hardware where possible. Realistic holographic eyes for maximum effect!
I make all
standard with Siwash hooks for best hook-up!
The Crazy Bugger swimmer has caught fish from Canada to Florida including
Stripers, Bluefish, Jack Crevalle, Permit, Bluefin and more! It has proven itself
as a consistent producer.
It has a very nice swimming action when
used with a loop knot and fished with 10-20 lb test lines. Out of every
lure I make I get the most impressive feedback and glowing reports out of
this lure. It has a VERY seductive wiggle swimming action that just drives
Look for an additional new version at shows of this based on the original
lure "The Crazy Hulio" made by Tom Makati many years ago.
This lure was what I based the original crazy bugger design on and is
prefect for fishing calm back bays and coves where heavy current doesn't
Put one on the end of
your rod today and experience the fun of fishing real wood lures!
Proper presentation of this swimmer
lure is to cast then very slowly retrieve, stop occasionally,
occasionally twitch the rod tip to let the lip throw some water.
These lures are designed to be surface swimmers,
on a faster retrieve they will swim just below the surface-this is where
you'll find you catch the most fish-in the top two feet of the water
wiggle back and forth and move the tail side to side. One of the keys is
to be real erratic, and let it push a nice "V" wake on top of the water.
Twitch once and pause...then reel slowly etc.
I've seen people try to fish these by ripping them through the water at
DON'T! Work them slow and it will produce for you!
Fish key in on the V wake and wiggle action that these produce and will explosively hit
slammed!!! the bass yesterday in Jamestown and the banana crazy bugger
led the way before dying a distinguished death when a big slob wrapped
me up in the rocks..
still it was a true early season fall blitz and i
hope that ups shows up this morning 'cause i'm back there tonite! "
an hour or so around sundown on the xxxxxxxx River (the best fishing
time), it is by far the best producing lure."
affordable prices for made in USA plugs that have great action."
is my favorite swimmer by far and I thank you for making such a killer
plug at a great price."
love the Crazy Bugger . . . and so do Striped Bass! Awesome lure. Deadly
action in the water."