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Tactical Anglers SubDARTER Smart Lures

Tactical Anglers SubDARTER Smart Lures

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SubDARTER Black/Purple
SubDARTER Lure7in3ozBlack/Purple$19.99 USD
SubDARTER Gold/Yellow
SubDARTER Lure7in3ozGold/Yellow$19.99 USD
SubDARTER Olive/Turquoise
SubDARTER Lure7in3ozOlive/Turquoise$19.99 USD
SubDARTER Chartreuse/White
SubDARTER Lure7in3ozChartreuse/White$19.99 USD
SubDARTER Menhaden
SubDARTER Lure7in3ozMenhaden$19.99 USD
SubDARTER Lure7in3ozGhost$19.99 USD
SubDARTER Hot Mullet
SubDARTER Lure7in3ozHot Mullet$19.99 USD
Tactical Anglers SubDARTER 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
4.5 Stars based on 53 reviews
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 Olofsson
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
By Daniel
Modesto ca
October 13, 2016
New lures
Very good looking lure cuality hooks great performance
By Jason
Centereach, Ny
August 5, 2016
If mullet are running do yourself a favor and tie one of these plugs on.
ProsGreat quality
By Jason
Centereach, Ny
August 5, 2016
These are a great plug to throw. They throw a ton of water and are easy to use. The entice strikes from picky fish even in warmer weather.
Prosquality hardware and all around product.
By Jason
Centereach, Ny
August 5, 2016
I used these on the north shore of Long Island last October and I absolutely crushed the bass with it. The blue and silver was the way to go with all the peanut bunker.
ProsGreat quality and hardware
By Jason
Centereach, Ny
August 5, 2016
These are great for throwing in the surf. Another great T/A product. Had fish to 30#s on these last fall.
By Jason
Centereach, Ny
August 5, 2016
Great quality
Tactical anglers makes a great quality product and this is no exception. Love throwing these into fast moving water. They are actually a joy to fish.
ProsQuality finish and hardware
By Jason
Centereach, Ny
August 5, 2016
I've absolutely crushed fish on this darter. Great product and sometimes bass just cant lay off of them.
By Jason
Centereach, Ny
August 3, 2016
Great big plug
This is a great big plug for great big fish. Strong costruction this lure is indestructible.
ProsVery well made. Casts extremely well
By Wes
Darien, CT
July 13, 2016
Excellent popper. Perfect weight and true pop
Probably one of my favorite poppers.
By M Lee
Potomac, MD
July 12, 2016
Casts and retrieves like a dream
This lure casts like a bullet and swims like a dying fish. Haven't caught any fish with it yet but it's a proven fish catcher.
ProsCasting distance Walk the dog with ease
By Kenneth Lennon Jr.
Quakertown, PA
June 19, 2016
Quality Product
These Lures were to be used for the Fall run this year.
By Ken
Quakertown, PA
June 19, 2016
Great Quality
I order these Lures for the fall of 2016, they appear well built I have not used them yet.
By George
March 1, 2016
Easy to use
This popper casts great for the size and slices through the wind and have great action
By Jimi
February 28, 2016
Very good
Great darters. And for the right price.
By Frank zappa
February 28, 2016
Headline always great
Great popper It sails and great movement when retrieving.
By Matthew
Fort Worth, TX
February 11, 2016
Nice lure!
Catches big fish!
By tom higgins
San Anselmo, California
February 7, 2016
Bombproof, super casting, large profile, rips and slashes in the current, quality swivels and hooks. This plug is a must have for anyone targeting large fish from shore, especially at night. The BB's in its tail chamber aide in casting distance and also rattle loudly, attracting large fish preying on bait in the wash zone. Crazy Al has made a great lure here that performs right out of the box. Tom Higgins Bay Area Surfcaster @ Facebook
By josh blackett
palm bay fl
February 1, 2016
great lure
They got great motion I would recommend it
By Arthur
Boston 617 baby!!
December 11, 2015
It's fine.
These are nice. They throw very far. Good action.
By Bill Hoffman
delanco nj
October 18, 2015
Did very well in the stiff flow at Barnegat inlet
By Bill Hoffman
delanco nj
October 18, 2015
Performed admirably, expected nothing less....
By Cuong
October 7, 2015
Catch big fish
By Scott
Pensacola, Florida
October 4, 2015
First cast, I caught a 27" speckled trout. Cast like a bullet, unreal action!
By John ferraro
Saint Augustine, florida
September 30, 2015
Great lures
These are great lures. I believe they are advertised as tuna lures but they can be used for any larger fish, just caught an amberjack on the ghost a couple o f weeks ago. They cast very well with plenty of weight on the back, which leads the cast. Also plenty of rattle.
ProsVery well made and of high quality. Casts very well
ConsPricey, but because of the quality this is to be expected.
By Dan M
Charleston, SC
July 3, 2015
After several casts ... it sunk.
Beautiful piece of tackle. I bought it for a Florida trip to Sebastian Inlet to use for jacks and snook. After about three casts the popper was no longer a surface lure and would sink. Tackle Direct replaced it - but I am pretty disappointed with that for a 20 dollar lure. Never got to use it.
ProsVery nice looking.
ConsSank after a few casts.
By Db
new york, NY
May 15, 2015
well made
TA darter is very well made product. it is small side of darter. But casting distnce is pretty good zig zag action also pretty clean solid lure
By Alex
California, MD
May 3, 2015
The Tactical Anglers SubDARTER is becoming a favorite of mine. It's very stable, digs in the water with ease and CATCHES FISH LIKE CRAZY! One of the best darters ever!
By Alex
California, MD
April 26, 2015
Great lures!
Very productive and are becoming a favorite!
By cristian
Lake worth, FL
April 23, 2015
this is great for fishing offshore for big tuna
South Miami, FL
March 18, 2015
It's a big lure and yet casts very well and digs into current quickly which is it's intended use. The lateral movement is amazing and I've had several fish caught on it already and plan to do more fishing with it. It's a favorite at the inlet I frequent and used by many. Getting a cult following at that location with it's abaility to attract big bull Reds, snook and Tarpon.
ProsBig plug, great action, good color selection, very castable.
ConsWhich it came in all yellow. I'm old school favoring black, yellow and white plugs.
By daniel
modesto, california
March 13, 2015
great lure
excellent product, works fine, good quality for that price
United States
February 16, 2015
Solid Lure
Looks like a solid darter lure, will definitely give it a go this summer.
By Matt
February 1, 2015
Great popper
I used this popper a lot last spring and summer. I caught of blues and bass on this plug. I also use the super strike popper and I like this plug a little better. Casts amazing and easy to pop.
By TupeloSurf
December 26, 2014
Looks great, nice cast. One drawback- in shipping the hooks wore into the lure body and makes me wonder about longevity of product. Happy with the product, though.
By joseph
Palm Beach Gardens, FL
November 28, 2014
Pencil lure
Also haven't used this one much yet but well built
Proswell built
By joseph
Palm Beach Gardens, FL
November 28, 2014
Good pooper
well built haven't used much but looks to be well built
By Abdullah
Springfield, NY
November 15, 2014
By Abdullah
Springfield, NY
November 15, 2014
By Davis
brentwood, ny
January 3, 2013
great to have on those off chance of blitzes
yes never leave home without one great at top water action will guarantee a strike if done correctly caught my fair share of 30+ fish
Prosthe weight is ideal
Conswish it was heavier to go further out in the wind
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