Lure Parts: What Do You Need To Make Quality Lures?

Wooden Lure Making 101 Lure Parts

When I first got started at wooden lure making there was no option….. I had to make all of my lure parts myself. These days lure making has become so popular there is an amazing range of lure parts online. It certainly makes the job a lot easier! But now beginners are faced with a different problem: What lure parts do I need and what ones could or should I make for myself? In this article I’ll walk you through just a few of the lure parts that are readily available to these days, with a few hints and tips for their … more

5 Success Tips For Using Shop-Bought Wood Lure Blanks

Wood lure blanks: Popper Bodies

Personally, I love to make my lures from scratch, almost every part lovingly hand crafted. And to be honest, wood lure blanks have always seemed like a bit of a cheat’s way into lure making. After all, you just buy, sand, paint, add some hooks, maybe a diving lip and then start catching fish, right? Errrr… not quite! Pre-shaped wood lure blanks might save you a bit of work on shaping lure bodies. They’ll certainly help ensure your wooden lure bodies are properly shaped. And they make it easier to create lots of identical lures (or close to it). But wood lure blanks … more