Here’s one of the most versitle lures youcan have in your tackle box; the soft plasticminnow style bait, or fluke. Here’s four deliverysystems that present this bait top to bottom. 1. When bass are working grass, a weightlessfluke darting side to side is an awesome baitfishimitator. 2. As a swim bait. Boot taildesigns are for conditions when swim baitsshine. Bass relating to cover during the pre-spawnis an example, sometime the best retrieve isjust cast and reel. 3. On a jig. Jigs getthe bit to the desired depth quickly. Fishan exposed hook where cover is spare to improvehook ups. Deadstick vertically over negativefish, or cast on a darter head for an erraticside to side action. 4. Slow dragging on bottomwith Carolina Rig. This shines in late summeron deep ledges and shoal beds when water tempshave pushed the fish deeper.