Lake Texoma Striper Fishing Blog

Stripers Inc's Tackle and Equipment

Posted on February 8, 2009
Get the right tackle and equipment to catch stripers.
At Stripers Inc. you will be using:
Boat: 2009 23’ Falcon Striper Deluxe
Engine: 225 Yamaha 4 stroke outboard
Graph: Lowrance HDS-5
Bait Tank: 50 gallon Greyline
Rods: 7’ Medium Heavy Action
Reels: Ambassadors
Line: 20lb Ande
Leader: 25lb Vanish
Hooks: 3/0 octopus hooks
Weight: 1 ½ Oz egg sinker
 Bait: Shad
Topwater: Pencil Popper, Chug Bug, or a Spittin Image
Use in spring, summer, and fall along the banks and over schooling fish.
Sassy Shad: 1 ½ - ¾ Oz head with a 4-5in body. Colors – glow, peal, or chartreuse  
Use year round, reel fast in summer and slow in the winter.
Slab: 1 1/2oz chartreuse slab is a good standby. 
Use in spring, summer, and fall. In the summer drop the slab to the bottom and reel as fast as possible back to the surface. In cooler water, use long hard jigs off of the bottom.
 Your Lake Texoma Fishing Guide,
Brian Prichard