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Offline ctom

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Purple and Copper
« on: 03/28/24 15:03 UTC »
I think I showed this color last summer or early fall but in a smaller baits. It really came into its own last fall, and I just made these up as replacement baits. Pretty simple color really, just equal parts of purple and copper .015 in clear plastic with a touch of uv enhancer. I took this picture in the shade so the enhancer could come out a little as well as the glitters. Camera filters raise heck with pictures in the direct sunlight. The bluish glow is the enhancer popping out. These are done using the 2-1/4" small fry mold and Do-It components.

On the uv enhancer, I used a small b-b sized scoop in a "short" cup of plastic, maybe about 7/8. Any more and the glow from it is too much.



« Last Edit: 03/29/24 07:55 UTC by ctom »
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Offline anyfish

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Re: Purple and Copper
« Reply #1 on: 03/28/24 22:23 UTC »
Well done.  I really like the copper with the purple.

Offline ctom

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Re: Purple and Copper
« Reply #2 on: 03/29/24 07:25 UTC »
Thanks!

Our crappies like it too. lol
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and wood ships
ships that sail the sea
but the best ships are friendships
and may they
always be ......An Irish Toast

Offline Les Young

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Re: Purple and Copper
« Reply #3 on: 03/30/24 17:51 UTC »
I think i'll try the copper flake too.