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Tactical Anglers SMART LURES

Tactical Anglers SMART LURES

TA SMART LURES - SubDARTER, BombPOPPER, SeaPENCIL - durable, long-casting saltwater lures that attract fish. TA SMART LURES reflect light, rattle and have reversed side gills for more vibration.

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SubDARTER Lure7in3ozSelect Color$19.99 USD
Jr SubDARTER Lure5.5in1-3/4ozSelect Color$16.99 USD
BombPOPPER Lure7in4ozSelect Color$19.99 USD
Jr BombPOPPER Lure5.5in2ozSelect Color$16.99 USD
SeaPENCIL Lure6.5in2ozSelect Color$17.99 USD
SeaPENCIL Lure8.5in5ozSelect Color$17.99 USD
CrossOver Stalker Lure4-1/2in3/4ozSelect Color$8.99 USD
Tactical Anglers SMART LURES have undergone extensive testing to ensure maximum durability and functionality.

SMART LURES Critical Fish Catching Attributes:
  • Large Recessed Diamond Eyes are lifelike and provide maximum light reflection
  • Durable Plastic Mold for consistency and durability
  • Through Wire for extra strength
  • Internal Rattling Chambers for added fish attracting noise
  • Weight Distribution System for distance casting and balance
  • Vibrating Exterior System - side gills are reversed to disperse vibration
  • Rigged with VMC Treble Hooks
4.5 Stars based on 54 reviews
By Scott D.
Martha's Vineyard
August 20, 2018
Great Casting ability for a small lure!
Just lost one of my favorite lures and replaced it immediately. Bought two more white ones and one new Chartreuse. I've caught schoolie bass as well as a few 20lbers. Casts well and has really nice action. Durable plug. Will always keep one in my bag whether fishing from the beach or boat.
Newton, MA
May 6, 2018
Excellent Plug
Some lures just feel better on the cast and retrieve, the Tactical Anglers Jr. BombPOPPER is one of them.
ProsNice detailing, sturdy hooks and components (unlike some plugs), and feels like it will last me several seasons, although I've only had mine for a year.
By Michael
April 15, 2018
Stalker lure
Great on sunny days. The flash and movement of this lure will trigger violent strikes.
ProsGreat details
ConsWeight balance could be better for greater casting distance.
By Rangelo
Miami, FL
February 12, 2018
New things
I've never used a lure like this before but I soon realized that it is perfect for the type of fishing that I do. Very easy to use and comes in a variety of colors so you can match the hatch. Certainly a lure to add to your arsenal.
ProsGood action Multi colors Well built body
ConsThe hook in the middle broke off easily
By HKJonathan
New York, NY
January 9, 2018
Excellent popper
These are my favorite poppers. They float for they are very easy to work. However, they seem to have a weight transfer system and cast better than the floating (green eye) Super Strike poppers. The hooks are good quality out of the box (4x VMC?)
By Daniel
Middlebury, CT
August 7, 2017
Pencil popper
Everyone loves top water, TA SeaPencil is my primary go-to pencil, it works rough water very well and casts a mile.
By Kai
Carpinteria, CA
July 14, 2017
Red gills add nice contrast
Great poppers for striped bass. The red gills are a nice touch adding that wounded baitfish look!
By Lou
Brick, New Jersey
May 15, 2017
Lives up the the name
Great plug that is effective in both salt and fresh. Great hardware
By Andy
Jetty country, new jersey
May 10, 2017
Catch them all
Great lure walks the dog with ease. Catches everything that crosses it. Bass blues weakfish in the Northeast. Red fish and sea trout in the south. Large mouth bass love it too. Can't go wrong with any of the colors. I prefer bone but I have caught on ever color. The only down side is the hooks are a little small. If not for that it would be 5 stars all day( and night. Really use them at night!).
ProsGreat colors Action Fish love
ConsSmall hooks.
By Louis
Brick, NJ
April 20, 2017
Love the Action
NiI love this lure. I have yet to catch on it, but I used it the other day and it looks great on the water.
By Lou
Brick, New Jersey
April 20, 2017
Love This Darter
Great action . . . i like the smaller size for beaches with less structure. Great movement.
By Gregory
Demarest, NJ
January 3, 2017
Great lures for a great price!
I carry a lot of Tactical Angler lures in my plug bag, and have had a lot of success with them.
By Chris
November 29, 2016
good product
great popper that casts well and has a rattle too! works good with both the bass and the bluefish. i only gave it 4 stars because the swivel on the belly is way oversized and it makes it a little bulky when trying to squeeze it into a plug bag.
Consoversized belly swivel
By Victor O.
November 15, 2016
Really good lure!
I just love the action of the Subdarter , it can be worked in so many ways from small jerks to wide sweeps.
The lure does just what it's named , darts back and forth depending on how you are working the rod.
Fantastic beach lure cast far and can work a wide area when fished.
Caught a lot of good catches, from tuna and Gts to barracuda and even a few sharks.
I woudl up grade the splitt rings nad hooks depending on what you are fishing for!
ProsA very unique action that is a most have in your tackle arsenal! Casts really well!
By TonyF
November 3, 2016
Excellent Lure catches fish
This is an excellent darter. It casts well and I usually will "drift" it through moving current while staying in touch with the lure. The lure suspends well for this type of presentation which can be useful.
ProsCasts well
Conssome times the rattles freeze up
2 Questions & 2 Answers
from New Jeresey asked:
April 14, 2017
Is the color 'ghost' just white?
1 Answer
Yes the ghost color is white with the red gill markings on the side.
Submitted by: Devon on April 15, 2017

from Tampa asked:
November 3, 2015
Which of these would be best for flats fishing in Western Florida
1 Answer
For flats fishing I would probably use some of the smaller lures, like the CrossOver Popper and the Subdarter Jr.
Submitted by: David on November 3, 2015


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