Aug 04

Classification and selection of a fishing lure

Many fishermen are when we are not putting a decoy safe in choosing one that is effective and simply have a thing for the lures that we like or that were effective at times. There are those who fished for fun, sport to those who carry the passion of fishing to the level of healthy competition, but rarely can establish criteria of choice in when we go fishing lures and when we buy new lures. So many experts after a long sport fishing experience end up concluding that there were many lures that had not been used in their boxes or in their cases were closed to fishing because unknown organizing features and recommendations. And their most effective lures are those who were put into action by classification, use characters and settings according to each fishing situation.

The main purpose of this guide is to make a classification and characterization of the types of basic lures for fishing in all techniques. For every fisherman this guide will be a valuable reference when buying a fishing lure.

All lures have a formal composition and a defined function to arouse the instinct to attack a fish. Each of the characteristics of a lure make it potentially suitable for a fishing situation. We must also consider who uses the lure should follow the recommendations for use of the lure and that the environment influences at different times or all in a day’s fishing.


This type of lure is a classic for sport fishing and one of the most widely used in all kinds of fishing situations. Movement about an axis of the sinkers in fish wakes hostility.

Note the shape of the stage which determines the angle of rotation. The plate also defines whether a spoon surface (covering levels near the surface) or deep. The sinkers are rounded spoons are to be used in shallow or surface. The elongated plates are spoons that are constant and to be used in deep water. Continue reading