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  M40D MicroMin (Deep)
DEEP
One of the deepest running micro lures on the market. Has a strong medium action and is best suited to ultra light tackle.

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Sinks slowly but will float with one hook removed and it isn't weighed down with a metal snap.

Versatile
Troll it slowly along river edges for bass and bream, or cast and count down to work close to cover with a twitching technique.
Line attachment
Gives best action when attached with loop knot rather than metal snap.

Strong action
Stronger action than most deep diving micro lures. Works at very slow speeds.

Stationary trolling !
Mick Lee (Brisbane) anchors in current at night and lets the M40D trail behind the boat on a fixed line. He targets bream but has had some other surprises, including mulloway and tailor.

Small lure, small fish?
Not necessarily. With its strong action and diving ability MicroMin will attract large natives like Murray cod.
Main Australian freshwater species
  • trout
  • bass
  • golden perch
  • silver perch
  • Macquarie perch
  • jungle perch
  • sooty grunter
  • redfin
  • saratoga
* Trolling or casting.
Main Australian saltwater species
  • bream
  • estuary perch
  • slimey mackerel
Main foreign species
  • trout
  • salmon
  • char
  • perch
  • smallmouth bass
  • panfish

 

 
Clarence River bass
 
Natural Perch (NP)
Deep diving MicroMin gets down around 2.4m with a strong action that you can feel through the rod tip. Use it to troll or cast round heavy cover along riverbanks for Australian bass. Especially good in summer when bass are feeding on insects.
Body length, excluding bib Weight of lure Size and grade of hooks Size and grade of split rings Number of colour variations How easy is it to cast How easy is it to wind in Floater or sinker
40mm 3.4g #10 #1 20 The more lights the better The more lights the better sinks

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Action is influenced by bib size/shape, retrieve speed and method of attachment.
Depth is influenced by bib size/shape, retrieve speed, class and length of line and method of attachment.
Speed potential is influenced by design of lure and tuning.

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