Fishing is one of the most joyous activities one can choose to do during his free time. Especially after 2000s fishing communities are rising to another level from different countries all around the globe. Now there are some certain tricks and tools that fishers and anglers use to improve their fishing skills. Apart from the most basic fishing tools (Lines, Hooks, Sinkers) bait is the part that requires some extra attention. Fake worms or rubber worm has always been regarded as excellent bait for sea fishes, especially bass.
If you are a newbie in fishing and you are working for bettering your fishing skills, you are in the right place. This article talks about the definition and variety of rubber worms and how does it work.
What Is Rubber Worms Or Fake Worms?
Rubber worm or fake worm is considered to be the best bass fishing lure so far by fishing experts and anglers. Fake worm is typically a duplicate form of a fishing worm that works as better bait for fishing sessions, especially for bass catching. To a bass, a fake worm looks more lifelike and authentic than the real ones. When a fish consume a fake worm, it seems just like other natural foods. It is made of different types of plastisol which is typically a synthetic compound that can be transformed into harder rubber if heated in high degrees. Nonetheless, a fake worm is a rubber-like product that can hardly be differentiated from the real ones. Here is a variety of fake worms with detailing.
Straight Tail Worms – Fake Worms
Worms that are typically straight with a thicker head than the others are known as straight tail worms. By average measure, the size of a straight tail worm is 12 inches. It has a tapered tail that helps the worm with underwater activity to attract the fishes toward it. Talking about the color of straight tail worms, well, it can be of literally any color. In some cases, glitters are added to the surface of the head to make it look alluring, which makes it more excellent bait.
“U” Tail Worms
The body of this type of worm is almost the same as the above one. But what differentiates this type from the others is that it has one curl at the end of the tail that makes it a U type worm. Also, the middle part of the body is slightly curved that the other fake worms. In case of color, it remains the same the other; it can be of any color.
Ribbon Tail Worm
As described by the designers and manufacturers, this worm is much longer than the others. The usual length of this worm is 14 inches while it can be bigger when the bait is ready, and it goes under the sea. There is little ribbon-like curves in the half portion of the body that makes is look much different and easily recognizable than others.