FRESHWATER SERIES

Smallmouth Bass

(Crankbait)

Smallmouth Bass (Crankbait)

Match the hatch done to perfection! The LIVETARGET Smallmouth Bass will be a rockin’ hit with tournament Bass pros lookin’ for their last cull. With its’ unique profile and remarkably realistic detail, this one-of-a-kind bait will be the ‘buzz’ at the weigh-in station. Like its cousin, the LIVETARGET Yellow Perch, the Smallmouth Bass model hosts a weight transfer system, enabling the angler to place the target on a dime, even in windy conditions. The tight wiggle and moderate flash appeal are strategically synchronized to trigger monster shots.

Smallmouth Bass (Crankbait)

Medium Dive


Deep Dive


Smallmouth Bass (Crankbait)

Smallmouth Bass (Crankbait)

The objective is to cast the TARGET with the intention to ‘bump’ it or 'bang’ it off structure; adding pauses and twitches when the point of contact occurs.

Example: A) ‘tic’ the top of the Hydrilla, B) ‘bump’ the tree stump and C) ‘clank’ bottom repeatedly.

For more Tips and Techniques look inside every package of LIVETARGET lures.

Smallmouth Bass (Crankbait)

The ‘young of the year’ Smallmouth Bass are commonly found in lakes and rivers throughout Eastern Central North America and prefer the security of rock and weed cover and sandy areas. This popular baitfish is a favorite prey to adult:

  • Bass
  • Walleye
  • Northern Pike