Storm 360GT Searchbait Minnow
- Rattling, weighted, life-like jig head perfectly matches body for the ultimate natural presentation, while toe-in boot tail design ensures incredible action at every speed
- Exclusive VMC® Coastal Black™ hook has extended “leg” on line tie to further enhance action. 60° angle keeps lure swimming in the perfect position.
- Easy-to-rig with entrance and exit holes indicated on lure body
- Upscale designs, fi nishes and exclusive 3D holographic eyes
- Phalate-free body
- Contemporary, environmentally responsible trap-clam package
3.5" Minnow 1/8oz Head and 3 Bodies
4.5" Minnow 1/4oz Head and 3 Bodies
5.5" Minnow 3/8oz Head and 3 Bodies
STORM® 360GT SEARCHBAIT™ COVERS MORE WATER,
UNCOVERS MORE FISH
MINNETONKA, Minn. (January 1, 2017) —
Stingy fish staying hidden? Tie on a search party. Throw ‘em the Storm®
360GT Searchbait™, an ultra-versatile new bait the world’s most
respected professional anglers trust to deliver strike after strike in nearly
searchbait is a lure designed to be retrieved horizontally, imparting
fish-attracting action over a large area in which fish have many places to
hide,” explains legendary Freshwater Fishing Hall of Fame angler Al Lindner.
“You basically cast and retrieve the bait to cover lots of water and when you
find fish, it allows you to slow down your presentation to make the most of
your opportunities. That’s what fishing a searchbait is all about."
rigged, the Storm 360GT Searchbait didn’t take long to earn a top shelf in Lindner’s
tackle box, proving its searching stripes and living up to the promise “GT”
provides in its name.
truly a ‘Go To’ bait,” Lindner says. “This is the closest thing that I could
think of to what you’d call a universal bait. Fish love it. Love it, love it!”
novice anglers alike will love it too.
always looking for a searchbait that I can throw out there that looks realistic
and can cover a lot of water,” says Jacob Wheeler, winner of FLW’s 2012
championship tournament. “The 360GT Searchbait does just that with an amazing,
lifelike action. It’s crazy — this bait is in a league all its own.”
Bassmaster Classic Champ Davy Hite agrees.
swimbait will catch every fish that swims all over the world,” says Hite, a two-time
Bassmaster Angler of the Year.
the ultimate illusion of natural movement, the 360GT Searchbait pairs a
lifelike, single-ball rattling jig head with a realistic, phthalate-free soft body
with 3D holographic eyes and a toe-in boot tail that elicits incredible action
at any retrieve speed. “The boot
tail design does a couple things,” Hite says. “First, it makes the bait vibrate
— so the fish can feel it in the water. Second, its slim tail going to the boot
makes the bait move side to side, just like a fish trying to propel through the
® Coastal Black™
hook with an extended “leg” on the line-tie further enhances the bait’s action.
60° hook angle on the jig ensures the bait swims in the perfect position,
increasing angler’s odds of a successful hook-up.
and exit holes clearly marked on the soft bait’s body make it easy to rig
use will ensure this bait becomes the go-to choice for anglers of all skill
no need to make it pause and jump at things,” Lindner says. “The idea is to cast
it out and turn the reel handle — that’s it.”
are 360GT Searchbaits affordable, but anglers don’t need high-end rods and
reels to catch fish with them. “Anybody can fish it with any type fishing
equipment that you want to throw,” Hite says. “You can fish this bait on
spinning tackle, baitcasting, open-faced, closed-face…it really doesn’t
sure to throw it in all directions until those stingy fish show themselves.
“Basically, cast it in any direction — 360 degrees around where you’re
standing,” says Storm 360GT Searchbait development lead Mark Fisher, explaining
more inspiration for the bait’s name.
to Wheeler, the 360GT Searchbait should give him an advantage this season in
the Bassmaster Elite Series, in which he will compete on diverse fisheries from
Florida to New York.
bait that’s going to work in many different applications and in many different
situations,” he says. “And that’s something that makes it so unique. It’s a
bait that flat-out catches ‘em, no matter what you’re doing.”
Searchbait is available in 11 color patterns: Chartreuse Ice, Gaga, Herring,
Houdini, Hot Olive, Marilyn, Pearl Ice, Smokin’ Ghost, Smelt, Tru Blue and
Volunteer. It’s available in three sizes: 3-1/2 inches, 1/8 ounce; 4-1/2
inches, 1/4 ounce; 5-1/2 inches, 3/8 ounce. Each size comes in a handy package
containing one pre-rigged bait and two extra bodies.
and jig head were all made to be one package — the perfect lure to catch
everything that swims,” Hite says. “When you’re ready to cover more water and
uncover more fish, tie on a Storm 360GT Searchbait and start searchin’. Throw
it anywhere. Catch fish everywhere!”
retail pricing for the Storm 360GT Searbait is as follows:
inch model: $4.99.
inch model: $5.49
inch model: $5.99