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Bill Lewis Rat-L-Trap Original (RT)

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RT 25 CHROME BLACK BACK
BIL-0003-1
1/2 oz.25 CHROME BLACK BACK$6.99 USD
RT 25B CHROME BLUE BACK
BIL-0003-2
1/2 oz.25B CHROME BLUE BACK$4.99 USD
RT L1 LECTRIC SILVER
BIL-0003-3
1/2 oz.L1 LECTRIC SILVER$5.39 USD
RT 26 GOLD
BIL-0003-4
1/2 oz.26 GOLD$6.39 USD
RT 37 BLEEDING SHINER
BIL-0003-5
1/2 oz.37 BLEEDING SHINER$6.99 USD
RT 05 SMOKEY JOE
BIL-0003-6
1/2 oz.05 SMOKEY JOE$6.99 USD
RT 06 BONE/ORANGE BELLY
BIL-0003-7
1/2 oz.06 BONE/ORANGE BELLY$6.99 USD
RT 08BC BLACK COACH DOG
BIL-0003-8
1/2 oz.08BC BLACK COACH DOG$6.99 USD
RT 09 CHARTREUSE/BLACK BACK
BIL-0003-9
1/2 oz.09 CHARTREUSE/BLACK BACK$6.99 USD
RT 17 PARROT
BIL-0003-10
1/2 oz.17 PARROT$6.99 USD
RT 18 RAINBOW TROUT
BIL-0003-11
1/2 oz.18 RAINBOW TROUT$6.99 USD
RT 22 FIRE TIGER
BIL-0003-12
1/2 oz.22 FIRE TIGER$6.99 USD
RT 24 CHARTREUSE CRAWDAD
BIL-0003-13
1/2 oz.24 CHARTREUSE CRAWDAD$6.99 USD
RT 25G CHROME GREEN BACK
BIL-0003-14
1/2 oz.25G CHROME GREEN BACK$6.99 USD
RT 25P CHROME PURPLE BACK
BIL-0003-15
1/2 oz.25P CHROME PURPLE BACK$6.99 USD
RT 25PL PLAIN CHROME
BIL-0003-16
1/2 oz.25PL PLAIN CHROME$6.99 USD
RT 25SP LAKE FORK SPECIAL
BIL-0003-17
1/2 oz.25SP LAKE FORK SPECIAL$6.99 USD
RT 26B GOLD BLUE BACK
BIL-0003-18
1/2 oz.26B GOLD BLUE BACK$6.99 USD
RT 27 ORANGE CRAWDAD
BIL-0003-19
1/2 oz.27 ORANGE CRAWDAD$6.99 USD
RT 30 YEARLING BASS
BIL-0003-20
1/2 oz.30 YEARLING BASS$6.99 USD
RT 30OB YEARLING BASS/ORANGE BELLY
BIL-0003-21
1/2 oz.30OB YEARLING BASS/ORANGE BELLY$6.99 USD
RT 37C BLEEDING SHINER ON CHROME
BIL-0003-23
1/2 oz.37C BLEEDING SHINER ON CHROME$6.99 USD
RT 39C GOLD TENNESSEE ON CHROME
BIL-0003-24
1/2 oz.39C GOLD TENNESSEE ON CHROME$6.99 USD
RT 39G GOLD TENNESSEE SHAD ON GOLD
BIL-0003-25
1/2 oz.39G GOLD TENNESSEE SHAD ON GOLD$6.99 USD
RT 40 SILVER TENN SHAD
BIL-0003-26
1/2 oz.40 SILVER TENN SHAD$6.99 USD
RT 46N CRAWFISH
BIL-0003-28
1/2 oz.46N CRAWFISH$6.99 USD
RT 46R RED CRAWFISH
BIL-0003-29
1/2 oz.46R RED CRAWFISH$6.99 USD
RT 48 RED CRAWFISH/CHART. BELLY
BIL-0003-31
1/2 oz.48 RED CRAWFISH/CHART. BELLY$6.99 USD
RT 52 CHARTREUSE SHINER
BIL-0003-32
1/2 oz.52 CHARTREUSE SHINER$6.99 USD
RT 53 DIAMOND DUST
BIL-0003-33
1/2 oz.53 DIAMOND DUST$6.99 USD
RT 60 SHAD
BIL-0003-35
1/2 oz.60 SHAD$6.99 USD
RT 97 WHITE/RED HEAD
BIL-0003-36
1/2 oz.97 WHITE/RED HEAD$6.99 USD
RT 110 TEQUILA SUNRISE
BIL-0003-37
1/2 oz.110 TEQUILA SUNRISE$6.99 USD
RT 114 PUMPKIN SEED
BIL-0003-38
1/2 oz.114 PUMPKIN SEED$6.99 USD
RT 140 CHROME/BLUE BACK/RED EYE
BIL-0003-39
1/2 oz.140 CHROME/BLUE BACK/RED EYE$6.99 USD
RT 141 CHROME/CHARTREUSE
BIL-0003-40
1/2 oz.141 CHROME/CHARTREUSE$6.99 USD
RT 145 GOLD/HOT PINK B-B/RED EYE
BIL-0003-41
1/2 oz.145 GOLD/HOT PINK B-B/RED EYE$6.99 USD
RT 146 AVACADO HALO
BIL-0003-42
1/2 oz.146 AVACADO HALO$6.99 USD
RT 315 ROOT BEER
BIL-0003-44
1/2 oz.315 ROOT BEER$6.99 USD
RT 370 CHROME BLEEDING SHAD
BIL-0003-45
1/2 oz.370 CHROME BLEEDING SHAD$6.99 USD
RT 371 GOLD BLEEDING SHAD
BIL-0003-46
1/2 oz.371 GOLD BLEEDING SHAD$6.99 USD
RT 372 CHROME BLUE BLEEDING SHAD
BIL-0003-47
1/2 oz.372 CHROME BLUE BLEEDING SHAD$6.99 USD
RT 373 CHARTREUSE BLEEDING SHAD
BIL-0003-48
1/2 oz.373 CHARTREUSE BLEEDING SHAD$6.99 USD
RT 376 WHITE BLEEDING SHAD
BIL-0003-50
1/2 oz.376 WHITE BLEEDING SHAD$6.99 USD
RT 379 BLOOD LINE SHAD - RH
BIL-0003-51
1/2 oz.379 BLOOD LINE SHAD - RH$6.99 USD
RT 381 ICE BLUE SHAD - RH
BIL-0003-52
1/2 oz.381 ICE BLUE SHAD - RH$6.99 USD
RT 382 DIAMOND DUST - RH
BIL-0003-53
1/2 oz.382 DIAMOND DUST - RH$6.99 USD
RT 391 NATURAL RED BLEEDING CRAW
BIL-0003-54
1/2 oz.391 NATURAL RED BLEEDING CRAW$6.99 USD
RT 520 SEXY WEST
BIL-0003-56
1/2 oz.520 SEXY WEST$6.99 USD
RT 520C SEXY CHROME
BIL-0003-57
1/2 oz.520C SEXY CHROME$6.99 USD
RT 520G SEXY GOLD
BIL-0003-58
1/2 oz.520G SEXY GOLD$6.99 USD
RT 522 ROYALE
BIL-0003-59
1/2 oz.522 ROYALE$6.99 USD
RT 523 PUMPKIN CRAW
BIL-0003-60
1/2 oz.523 PUMPKIN CRAW$6.99 USD
RT 531 AVACADO ZOMBIE
BIL-0003-62
1/2 oz.531 AVACADO ZOMBIE$6.99 USD
RT 532 RAYBURN RED ZOMBIE
BIL-0003-63
1/2 oz.532 RAYBURN RED ZOMBIE$6.99 USD
RT 533 LAKE FORK ZOMBIE
BIL-0003-64
1/2 oz.533 LAKE FORK ZOMBIE$6.99 USD
RT 534 ZOMBIE SHAD
BIL-0003-65
1/2 oz.534 ZOMBIE SHAD$6.99 USD
RT 536 JAPANESE ZOMBIE
BIL-0003-66
1/2 oz.536 JAPANESE ZOMBIE$6.99 USD
RT 537 WHITE ZOMBIE
BIL-0003-67
1/2 oz.537 WHITE ZOMBIEReg Price $5.39Our Price $4.49
RT 538 SEXY ZOMBIE
BIL-0003-68
1/2 oz.538 SEXY ZOMBIE$6.99 USD
RT 539 CITRUS ZOMBIE
BIL-0003-69
1/2 oz.539 CITRUS ZOMBIE$6.99 USD
RT 540 CHROME BLACK ZOMBIE
BIL-0003-70
1/2 oz.540 CHROME BLACK ZOMBIE$6.99 USD
RT 506 SEXY PRISM
BIL-0003-72
1/2 oz.506 SEXY PRISM$6.99 USD
RT 507 LIV-N-CHROME
BIL-0003-73
1/2 oz.507 LIV-N-CHROME$6.99 USD
RT 509 NATURAL SHAD
BIL-0003-74
1/2 oz.509 NATURAL SHAD$6.99 USD
RT 527 HONEY CRAW
BIL-0003-77
1/2 oz.527 HONEY CRAW$6.99 USD
RT 836 SILVERADO SPARKLE
BIL-0003-79
1/2 oz.836 SILVERADO SPARKLE$6.99 USD
RT L2 LECTRIC GOLD
BIL-0003-81
1/2 oz.L2 LECTRIC GOLD$6.99 USD
RT L6 LECTRIC RED
BIL-0003-82
1/2 oz.L6 LECTRIC RED$6.99 USD
RT SY1 CHROME SHAD
BIL-0003-83
1/2 oz.SY1 CHROME SHAD$6.99 USD
RT SY2 GOLD SHAD
BIL-0003-84
1/2 oz.SY2 GOLD SHAD$6.99 USD
RT SY3 WHITE SHAD
BIL-0003-85
1/2 oz.SY3 WHITE SHAD$6.99 USD
RT SY5 CHARTREUSE SHAD
BIL-0003-86
1/2 oz.SY5 CHARTREUSE SHAD$6.99 USD
RT SY8 RED SHAD
BIL-0003-87
1/2 oz.SY8 RED SHAD$6.99 USD
RT W1 CHROME/BLUE BACK/BLACK STRIPE
BIL-0003-88
1/2 oz.W1 CHROME/BLUE BACK/BLACK STRIPE$6.99 USD
RT W4 FIRE TIGER
BIL-0003-89
1/2 oz.W4 FIRE TIGER$6.99 USD
Rat-L-Trap Original
America's #1 selling lure. The Rat-L-Trap has earned its place in history as the most productive lure ever to come along. Its versatility is unmatched. Ideal for surf-casting and inland bays. The Rat-L-Trap will catch redfish, trout, stripers, snook and many other saltwater species.
5 Stars based on 33 reviews
By Matt N.
Sarasota fla
May 3, 2017
#1 must have lure.
This lure catches every kind of fish that I target. Fresh water , salt water , doesn't matter. It is my go to lure when I am scouting out a new area.
ProsMany options in color and size
By heon
Columbus, Ga
April 23, 2017
It catches fish
Very easy to use, proven fish catching lure. You can't go wrong. Just have to pick the right color based on environment.
By Tony
Pasadena, MD
December 1, 2015
Great Rat-L Trap
Tons of colors to pick and sizes. Must have in any tackle box.
By Daniel
,
May 19, 2015
Effective lure for any species of fish
Great action and sound, and entices all sorts of species of fish regardless of the situation.
By Alex
California, MD
May 3, 2015
Classic favorite
When I am on a boat with my friend and we happen to see a blitz, we will cast these Rat-L-Traps and catch fish every cast! Highly productive on bluefish and stripers. I replace the hooks with small VMCs. I highly recommend this lure!
By Db
new york, NY
April 14, 2015
rattle bait
Rattle fir trout.. beautiful classic lure for even in the saltwater.
By Jacob
Hampton, VA
February 23, 2015
Red Slayer
I got put onto RAT-L-TRAP lures by another local kayak fisherman who told me how well they troll at kayak speeds for reds and speck on the inshore creeks and grass flats. Casting these are equally as effective when working shore banks around the preserves and refuges where we find plenty of pups and specks this time of year. This bait is by far one of the better inshore casting and trolling lures in my kayak arsenal. Their size also allows me to carry up to 9 of them in a Waterproof 3600 series Plano case, which gives me an upper hand.
ProsMovement in water Sound attraction quality of build
ConsSince these aren't the Saltwater versions, hook maintenance and freshwater rinsing are paramount after a day out.
By andre
Boynton beach, FL
February 1, 2015
great freshwater lipless crank
This lure swims great and cs tubes bass, snook, peacocks and many other species
By Cristian
Lake worth, FL
January 30, 2015
bass
this has some really good swimming action for bass and surprisingly snook
By Brian
lake worth , florida
January 27, 2015
my go-to
always a pleasure fishing with this lure!!!!!!!
By Michael
,
January 27, 2015
Good lure
Awesome lure for largemouth awesome swimming action
By Andreas
Fremont, CA
January 22, 2014
great lure
great lure for bass
By Jimmy
Texarkana, AR
January 4, 2014
Original Rat-L-Trap
Best bait around for black bass and white bass from mid-Summer to early Fall when their biting fast moving crankbaits. Chrome Black Back and Bleeding Shad are the two most productive colors for me. Fish it on 12# fluorocarbon using a 7' rod and high speed reel to cover a lot of water.
ProsCatches fish. Period.
By Mike D'Angelo Jr
Oneonta,Alabama
July 26, 2013
The BEST most Versatile Bait on the market!
The "Original" Rat-L-Trap made by Bill Lewis Lures ranks at the top of my arsenal. You can take this bait to any lake in the country, whether it is in the South, North, a clear deep lake or a shallow river system, this bait is guaranteed to catch fish! I fish a lot on the Tennessee River and Coosa River and this bait cant be beat in the Spring or the Fall! The bait speaks for itself! Tie one on and I promise from experience you will not be disappointed!
By FishingFree
louisiana
July 19, 2013
Worst Lure EVER
I purchased this lure a few weeks ago! The first time I used it, all the paint came off. I called the maker of the lure and they refused to give me help. I would go with a different company
By Sean
Santa Fe, TX
July 11, 2013
Must Have
If you are looking at this item, you are a fisherman (or fisherwoman), this is a must have for either fresh or salt water. No matter what time of year, I never leave the dock without this lure. It's a great locator bait that allows you to cover a lot of water, and causes a reaction strike even when the fish aren't biting. If you want to catch more fish, throw more traps. Tight Lines!
By Lance Duff
United States
June 18, 2013
Bill Lewis Rat-L-Trap
I've been using this brand all my life. It's by far the best! The best part about their lures is they're very easy to use. I simply throw it out and reel it in and the fish will hit it. It dont really require a hard hook set. The hooks that come on the lure are super sharp! It works all year round for me. My personal favorite color is chrome and black in the 1/2 oz size! That is pure poison and matches great to what most fish feed on. It works great in freshwater and saltwater! There are a lot of different brands out there and it can confuse a fisherman but the Bill Lewis is the best in my opinion! They have been around the longest and have a unique rattle that really triggers the strike! I wouldn't go fishing with out one!
ProsThe price point is great and they work extremely well
ConsI haven't found any yet! I've been very happy with this brand of lures
By Elvis Jeanminette
Jeanerette, Louisiana
June 18, 2013
Top lure in America not just Louisiana
The Rat-L-Trap by far is the best lipless crank bait in the world. It works in Louisiana all over especially Toledo Bend, la. The Crawfish colors and the red Colors are great for catching lunkers and limits. Sam Rayburn, Texas use the reds also. California the best is shad colors. Florida use the silver blue or silver black backs. You just have to have in your tackle arsenal.
ProsYou will catch more bass redfish and trout when you use them. You will gain your confidence in this lure if you use.
By Mike
Gloucester, NJ
June 18, 2013
Liv-N-Sound
I am a competitive angler from southern NJ. Our state is one of the most populated states for its size, meaning very pressured lakes. In the spring and fall my number one go to hard bait is the 1/2 oz Rat-L-Trap. I like the red colors like Rayburn red zombie in merky water, and flashy colors like Chrome blue back for clear water. Expect crushing hits when ripped from grass or bumped off debri. I believe the sound of this baits sets it apart from other hard bait competitors. And the Mustad triple grip hooks keep the fish hooked up! Awesome baits!
By Trey Blocker
Greenwell Springs, LA
June 12, 2013
Nothing Like It!!
The Rat-L-Trap is a very productive lure not only for searching for bass for an upcoming tournament but to also load up the ice chest. It truly has a knack for imitating a live bait fish's look, sound, and vibration and the fish just can't resist it. I love to use the new 1/2 oz super nova series in the RED HEAD GLASS NOVA color for clearer water conditions and the 1/2 oz super nova series GREEN LIGHT TIGER color for stained to dirty water. They both pack a punch of light and color in every retrieve especially after being ripped out and through grass beds. The LIV-N-SOUND coupled with the new SUPER NOVA luminous light and color technology makes it irresistible in open water applications. I am a tournament angler in Louisiana and the Rat-L-Trap is a MUST in my boat year round.
ProsThe most bang for the buck, last forever, endless color combinations, top of the line fish catching technology!!!
ConsNONE!!
By Kat
Shreveport,LA
June 12, 2013
Father's Day FAVORITES
Everyone is alway searching for something to give Dad on Father's Day! Well here is the answer for Dad, if he is an angler. RAT-L-TRAPS are one of the very oldest, tried and true, proven fishing lures on the market. Make it a great day by purchasing a variety of RAT-L-TRAPS and give him a day on the water to relax and bring in a "hog"!!
ProsGreatest lipless out there. Very durable, easy to cast, versitle and takes nothing but someone to reel it in!!!
By Cole
Bloomington, Indiana
June 10, 2013
Best Rat-L-Trap
This is the best hardbait to use I have caught more bass on these then any other bait! The best technique is to reel and stop for a second or two and reel some more and repeat!
ProsUser friendly
ConsNONE
By MillwoodLakeGuideService
Millwood Lake, Arkansas
June 9, 2013
Best Lipless Crank Available!
We have literally lost count of the thousands of Florida Bass our clients have caught on Millwood Lake in sw Arkansas on these lipless cranks over the last few years. Having ran Millwood Guide Service for over 22 years, this is hands down, our go-to bait for clients wanting to put fish in the boat. We prefer the 3/4 oz size simply bc it gets a better reaction with larger bass, but when kids and dads show up to just "catch something" the 1/2 oz size gets the nod and is the first bait we tie on their line. Muddy water? No problem, go to the 3/4 oz in Red Shad, Toledo Gold or the new Zombie Shad patterns. Water too clear? No problem, drop down to the 1/2 oz size in Silverado aka, Millwood Magic, or Diamond Dust or any of the natural shad patterns and reel fast. Hang on because you are about to experience the thrill of the fight. Largemouth cant resist these and line size simply doesn't matter unless you want it to fish deeper, then drop to 12;lb test. Otherwise, we crank these all day on 17lb test and get bit when it counts.
By Mike Carter
Flat Rock, Al.
June 9, 2013
Great Lure, Great Company
With the new hook and rattle design, this lure shows the hard work and dedication from this company. This lure has produced fish time and time again for years and has only gotten better instead of fading out. I have been a proffesional fishing guide for over 8 yrs and have been using Rat-L-Trap lures since the 70's, and I have seen other companies try and copy this lure, but Bill Lewis Lures have stayed true and have not stopped in improving their products to stay on top. This lure produces fish in all seasons and conditions, and is very versitle in different types of cover. Great Lure, Great Company, and Great Fishing. Mike Carter www.anglingadventures.info
ProsGreat new hook and rattle design.
Consnone
By Topbass
Jackson, Michigan
June 7, 2013
A must have bait, for tournament bass anglers!
If you fish bass tournaments, you should always have a Rat-L-Trap, the Vibra-Trap series in Gold Black Back, tied on a pole. This is a great search bait, much better than a spinnerbait. It always produces part of the limits that I weigh-in, at the tournaments. Would not be out on the water, without one.
By ray
Arkansas
June 6, 2013
good all year long
I fish a Trap all year. My home lake water temp is down to the low 30's and high as mid 80's. A Trap will work all year long.
ProsEasy to use. Cast as far as you can and reel. It's that simple
By Shannon
Whiteville, NC
June 6, 2013
Gotta have it!
Extremely good for finding and catching bass! Works best in cooler weather around Febuary and March. It has so many different ways it can be fished. I like making contact along the bottom if possible with red colors that ressemble craw fish like honey craw. Also a pause and go retrieve works wonders.
ProsCan be fished at any depth. Great on schooling fish!
ConsKeeping it a secret!
By Captain Greg Toledo Bend Guide Service
Toledo Bend
June 6, 2013
One of the best lures ever invented!
Rat-L-Trap set the original standard for what today is referred to as “lipless” crank baits. As a professional guide, if I could only have three lures in my tackle box, a Rat-L-Trap would be one of them. It’s such a versatile bait that can be fished so many ways and catch so many different species of fish. Rat-L-Trap makes a size and color for every possible scenario. A Rat-L-Trap is always tied on one of my rods.
By Scott Kehlenbrink
St. Louis, MO
June 6, 2013
Awesome!
Greatest lure ever produced for simplifying catching giant bass!!! Throw it out and reel it in. That's it. My favorite colors are the chromes, with chrome and blue back being my favorite.
By Chris
conway,SC
June 6, 2013
Rat-L-Trap
I have been fishing with this brand since the early 90's. In spring I like the 1/2oz model in a crawfish or red color. In the Fall any chrome color in a 1/4oz is my go to.
By J.Brown
Virginia
June 5, 2013
The Must have in all Tackle Boxes
If you are looking for a pro recommended search bait or a bait for feeding bass this is what they are talking about. So many times we read about a "lipless" Crank. This is it. This is the bait that started the craze. There are countless copies but the RAT-L-TRAP is the legit Original. Whether I am tournament fishing or going out for fun this is the bait I have tied on. I can get dialed in on fish when I have never been to a lake. If I am having trouble catching them, I start throwing my trap. When fish are busting, I can toss the trap in the middle and hang on. You can reel it fast, ripping through grass, or reel let it drop and reel. Its a very versatile bait and one you would be remiss to be without.
By Jordan
elletsville,indiana
June 5, 2013
Awesome product
This is the best lure on the market by far. always can count on it to bring in big bass recommend 1/2 oz
Prosbest lure
By Kyle Metzger
Kentuckey Lake
June 5, 2013
The best lipless crakbait money can buy!
Rat-L-Trap is the best lipless crankbait on the market that money can buy! The Rat-L-Trap comes in several different models and sizes to catch a wide variety of species in both fresh and salt waters. With a huge assortment of color variations, it will accommodate any angler's need for any situation. As a tournament angler myself, this is my go to bait and is always tied on for every tournament I fish. Whether you are a tournament veteran or just enjoy catching more fish, every angler needs a Bill Lewis Rat-L-Trap in their tackle box.
ProsGreat hooks, tons of colors, and best of all it catches fish!
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