Best Bait Finesse Combo: My Top 16 BFS Rod and Reel Combos for 2024
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Best Bait Finesse Combo: My Top 16 BFS Rod and Reel Combos for 2024

Hey there! My name is Aaron Hunt, and I’m a bait finesse fisherman—some might even call me a BFS addict. My wife often wonders, “Who needs this many fishing rods?” Well, I do! Over the years, I’ve accumulated quite a collection, and today, I want to share the 16 Best Bait Finesse Combos I regularly…

The Pennsylvania Black Bass Slam: Catching 3 Species in One Day
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The Pennsylvania Black Bass Slam: Catching 3 Species in One Day

There are 3 species of Pennsylvania Black Bass, and until this week one of them had eluded me. On Tuesday morning I went out into the hot, humid morning to film some footage for a new kayak motor. The temps were in the 80’s before 8am and headed into the 90’s. If you’ve known me…

The Complete Guide to Budget BFS Fishing Gear from AliExpress: 41 Top Picks
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The Complete Guide to Budget BFS Fishing Gear from AliExpress: 41 Top Picks

FIshign gear can be expensive. Bait Finesse gear is no exception. But Aliexpress offers a large selection of budget BFS Fishing gear. Here’s my top picks after years of buying from what is essentially the Chinese version of Amazon.com. History of Bait Finesse System (BFS) Bait Finesse System (or BFS) is using baitcasting reels that…

Fishing Tube Baits: The Ultimate Guide 

Fishing Tube Baits: The Ultimate Guide 

One technique many anglers overlook is fishing tube baits. Yes, those funny lures that resemble small octopi. They once were the go-to for flipping baits, Carolina Rigs, and weightless presentations, and for good reason -their action is unrivaled. As you cast out and let it sit, the tail waves in the current adding an enticing action….

The 5 Best Lures For Winter Smallmouth Bass
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The 5 Best Lures For Winter Smallmouth Bass

Are you struggling to catch smallmouth bass in the cold of winter? You’re not alone! As an avid angler, I’ve faced the same challenge. But fear not, because I’ve done the research and found some of the best lures for winter smallmouth that will help you reel in those elusive football bronze backs this winter….

Fishing Lure Calculator – Convert Ounces to Grams
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Fishing Lure Calculator – Convert Ounces to Grams

As a Bait Finesse guy, I talk about lure weights in grams. It’s more precise. So I built this tool to convert ounces to grams. In lure weights! When using a converter like Google’s Grams to ounces or ounces to grams, you get a decimal equivalent as an answer. So exactly how does 0.141096 ounces…

Braided Line: Why it’s Best for BFS Fishing and 5 Solid Choices

Braided Line: Why it’s Best for BFS Fishing and 5 Solid Choices

When I started my Bait Finesse Style (BFS) fishing journey, I started with braided line. Braided line is just so thin and light for its rated strength it makes casting effortless – which usually works out well with BFS. Here’s why I believe braid is best for BFS. Braid Line vs. Fluorocarbon for BFS I…

The Kistler Hunt Series BFS Fishing Rods: Ultimate Bait Finesse Experience
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The Kistler Hunt Series BFS Fishing Rods: Ultimate Bait Finesse Experience

Hey there, fellow anglers! It’s Aaron Hunt here, and today I’m thrilled to share with you a dream come true – the Kistler Hunt Series BFS Fishing Rods. The Hunt name is not a coincidence, as these rods were not only named after me but were also designed by yours truly to be the first…

New BFS Reels Unveiled at ICAST 2023: My Top Picks!

New BFS Reels Unveiled at ICAST 2023: My Top Picks!

Hey there, fellow fishing enthusiasts! Today, I’m excited to talk about five incredible new BFS reels that will soon hit the market. As a dedicated bait finesse angler who loves the thrill of fishing finesse-style, I understand how important it is to have access to the latest and greatest gear right here in the United…