They fill an impotant need! They dive only 2-3 feet and that allows you to throw a big suspending bait shallow without snagging! Last night I had two rods rigged. One with the Max Rap and one with a #12 Purple/Ghost Xrap. Never got to the Xrap last night. Saugeyes love the 5.25 version!!
I love Rapalas. I kind of collect them. I just ordered this 7 inch floating rapala from Ebay and should be getting it tomorrow. Cant wait to throw it. Its the "vairon" pattern which it Sapnish for minnow. This is going to be my ket to a nice musky
And there are rainbow trout rapalas that would probably fit your needs. I have some big rainbow trout patterns that I think are 7in as well in Vegas that my grandpa used to throw for striper in Lake Meade.
Being an old guy, I want to get a little older. Wading out in some deep lakes it seems there is always that point where the bottom drops off suddenly. I was wondering if there was some kind of device that is unobtrusive that one could wear in case of the accidental dunking especially in very...