Bagley introduced the Balsa Shad in 2015. Made using the exclusive HCM manufacturing process, this shad shaped bait is precision balanced to cast easily, run true with tremendous vibration and prey on unsuspecting fish farther and deeper than ever before. The Balsa Shad is available in three sizes (5, 7 and 8) and in 17 new colors. True Innovation. Legendary Action.
Balsa Shad 05
Made of balsa wood using the Bagley HCM process; this 3/8oz lures unique elongated diving lip allows this smaller shad shaped body to get deep – fast. Precisely weighted, it is easy to cast this small lure far and it will run 5- 7 feet deep with light tackle. Trolled, it will get down to 8-12 feet for deeper fish. The body emanates great vibration when running, triggering huge strikes.
Balsa Shad 07
Made of balsa wood using the HCM process; this ½ oz lure has a shad body profile and a long diving lip that allows it to run deep casted or trolled. Precisely balanced in construction it is an ideal bait for bass or walleye. Casts like a bullet, it allows you to reach skittish fish farther than ever before with a balsa bait. With light or medium tackle it will run 7-9 feet deep when casted. Trolled, it will get down to 13-16 feet for deeper suspended fish. The body emanates great vibration.
Balsa Shad 08
This bad boy is for the big ones. Made of balsa wood using the HCM process; this 5/8oz lure has a great shad body profile and comes with a long diving lip that allows it to run deep casted or trolled.Full wire through harness allows this bait to handle big fish. Nothing beats balsa for great swimming action and this lure has it all; casts easily and runs with great vibration down to 14-17 feet. Trolling, it will go 20 on medium tackle. An ideal lure size for big bass or lunker walleye.
This Bagley lure is manufactured using the exclusive Heat Compression Molding (HCM) process which is a technological advancement in making high quality balsa lures. This unique production process allows for a full wire through design, creating greater lure strength and durability when used with today’s modern lines and equipment. The HCM process also allows for precise internal weighting that results in easy casting and perfectly running baits - every time.