JB Lures

The Slip Bobber Jig really became about from listening to requests from a group of Northern Minnesota Guides that requested a 1/16 oz Jighead with a larger 1/0 hook.  This sounds simple enough to make, but when you put the larger hook onto the smaller head, you have the issue of having the eye sticking up further out of the jighead than it should.  We were able to source a Mustad hook that has a shorter stem, and fits perfectly with the 1/16 oz size jig; so the Slip Bobber Jig was born.  
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Over the past few years we have seen the uprising of targeting walleyes with slip bobbers and the fall of conventional thinking when it comes to targeting those finicky, elusive fish.  Whether you are fishing day or night, slip bobbering for walleyes plain ole works.  It does not seem to matter the time of the year, walleyes seemingly can not resist a leech, crawler, or minnow suspended in the water, just waiting to be gulped up. 
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The last twelve months have been somewhat surreal to probably many of us.  We have had to deal with the COVID virus, from social distancing, to isolating from others, with almost large group activities cancelled.  We have also had to deal with a great deal of political and social unrest in our society.  Quite frankly, the news, regardless of what forum you get it from, it pretty depressing most days. 

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