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Color: Gold Roe
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Color: Mandarin Roe
Color: Montana Roe
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Color: Apricot Swirl
Color: Caramel Roe
Color: Chartreuse Swirl
Color: Dark Roe
Color: Dirty Roe
Color: Glow Roe
Color: Gold Roe
Color: Hot Cherry Roe
Color: Mandarin Roe
Color: Montana Roe
Color: Natural Roe
Color: Orange/Clear
Color: Orange Pearl
Color: Peach Fuzz
Color: Peach Roe
Color: Pink
Color: Salmon
Color: Shrimp
Color: Sun Orange

Troutbeads

Description

Troutbeads are a proven "lure" and are great choice for salmon, steelhead and trout fished with fly, float or spinning gear. These lures were first used in Alaskan rivers and streams and are now popular for use around the Great Lakes. Troutbeads are good Glo Bug alternatives and can be used in any situation where you would fish an egg imitation, single egg or spawn sack. These beads are also used by walleye and bass anglers for spinner and lure building.

The rigging is a simple technique. The angler places a bead on the line or tippet, then attaches a hook (size 6 - 12 are recommended) to the line. The bead can either be fished free floating or "pegged" to the line with a round toothpick (not included) one to two inches above the hook. The lure is presented just like any other egg imitation, dead drifted alone, under a float or strike indicator. Use just enough weight to get the bead to the bottom, but not so much that the natural drift is compromised.

Troutbeads are manufactured from hard plastic, with a hole drilled through the center for the line.

Specifications for Troutbeads can be seen in the Specifications tab above.

Troutbeads are made in the U.S.A.

Specifications
Troutbeads
Specifications
Size
(mm)
Size
(in.)
Qty
per package
(approx.)
67/3250
85/1640
103/830
Reviews
Review Summary
4.5
( 29 Reviews )
of customers would recommend this product.93%
Reviewer Profile:   Avid Fisher (23), Professional (2)
Pros
Looks Realistic (24)
Easy To Handle (20)
Easy To Store (17)
Strong (11)
Irresistible to Fish (11)
Cons
None (2)
Best Uses
Fresh Water (16)
float fishing (3)
Shore Casting (2)
Drift fishing (2)
Deep Water (2)

Trout beads rule
Verified
Buyer
Canton, oh
About Me:
none
Best beads money can buy.
Pros: Irresistible to Fish, Wide selection of colors
Cons: none
Best Uses: Float fIshing
Steelhead Bait.
Verified
Buyer
Canada
About Me:
Not Specified
These beads are excellent for steelhead. Use the 2 inches above your hook and the steelies just bang them hard. Hooked many on the Vedder river in British Columbia with these.
Pros: None Specified
Cons: None Specified
Best Uses: None Specified
Realistic, fish catching ability, use as an attractant
Verified
Buyer
Allentown, Pa
About Me:
Not Specified
Proven fish cAtching egg on Oswego & Salmon rivers under a float rig. Realistic sizes and colors to match the hatch. Lightweight, true to size and colors, easy to use and store. Can't go wrong with this choice.
Pros: True colors, Easy To Handle, Can be deadly, can be deadly
Cons: None
Best Uses: Fresh water, Centerpin, Fly fishing
Great product
Verified
Buyer
Northcentral PA
About Me:
Avid Fisher
Used the 6mm size this past November on Oak Orchard with my center pin setup. I hooked up with 35 fish (both browns, steelhead, and a couple kings) in 2 days including a 12 lb female brown. I was able to land most of these fish. My dad was fishing flies right below me and only hooked up with a few fish until I gave him the same setup with the bead. He was then able to start catching fish as often as I was. Troutbeads have become my goto bait for browns and steelhead.
Pros: Looks Realistic, Irresistible to Fish
Cons: none
Best Uses: Drift fishing
Nice!!
Verified
Buyer
Mudville , Ca
About Me:
Avid Fisher
Great to use with eggs and to keep tackle afloat form the Bottom. I use it with my Pink worm and adds some bounce to it
Pros: Easy To Store, Looks Realistic, Easy To Handle
Cons: none
Best Uses: Fresh Water
They work
Verified
Buyer
Philadelphia, PA
About Me:
Avid Fisher
Great for steelhead fishing. I always keep an assortment of trout beads and these work great using either a tooth pick or bead stop.
Pros: Easy To Store, Looks Realistic, Easy To Handle
Cons: none
Best Uses: Fresh Water
STEELHEAD LOVE THESE
Verified
Buyer
Oil City, PA
About Me:
Avid Fisher
I use these ahead of wooley flies to create egg sucking leeches.
Pros: Easy To Store, Strong, Looks Realistic, Easy To Handle
Cons: none
Best Uses: Fresh Water
Awesome Egg
Verified
Buyer
Mt.Pleasant ,Pa.
About Me:
Avid Fisher
Very realistic egg pattern...looks and acts like a real one.Great variety of colors.
Pros: Looks Realistic, Easy To Store, Easy To Handle
Cons: none
Best Uses: none
works great
Verified
Buyer
Belleville,Mi.
About Me:
Avid Fisher
works great for steelhead and trout in michigan ahd ohio
Pros: Easy To Handle, Looks Realistic, Good For Variety Of Fish
Cons: none
Best Uses: Fresh Water
Steelhead Love Them
Verified
Buyer
PA
About Me:
Avid Fisher
I've had great luck using these beads ahead of wooly flies to create a egg sucking leach pattern. Easy to use and it works.
Pros: Looks Realistic, Easy To Store, Easy To Handle
Cons: none
Best Uses: Fresh Water
The Best lure for spawning trout
Verified
Buyer
Hagerstown, MD
About Me:
Avid Fisher
This product is very easy to use. Its fabulous at matching the hatch, when fish are feeding on fish eggs. The perfect lure on great lakes trout and salmon as well as those on your favorite stream
Pros: Easy To Store, Looks Realistic, Irresistible to Fish, Easy To Handle, Strong, Good For Variety Of Fish
Cons: None
Best Uses: Drift fishing, float fishing, Match the hatch, Fly fishing, Fresh Water, Fish feeding on eggs
GREAT BEAD ASSORRTMENT
Verified
Buyer
MILLSTONE NJ
About Me:
Avid Fisher
GREAT COLOR AND SIZE ASSORTMENT
Pros: Irresistible to Fish, Good For Variety Of Fish, Looks Realistic, Strong, Easy To Handle
Cons: none
Best Uses: Fresh Water
Tricks in the bag
Verified
Buyer
Steelhead alley
About Me:
Professional
Make sure you play with the hook placement fish take these deep somtimes so take more than one rig with you guys... be prepared to cut the line to save the fish they are all business with these things
Pros: Easy To Store, Strong, Irresistible to Fish, Looks Realistic
Cons: Fish Get Away
Best Uses: Deep Water, Centerpin, Fresh Water
A big surprize -really! Try'em.
Verified
Buyer
Western NY
About Me:
Avid Fisher
Great for steelhead- to easy to use and no mess. Pick the color for condtions.That's it. I've had better fishing with beads over eggs sacks many times.Now its all I'll fish.
Pros: Easy To Store, Easy To Handle, Looks Realistic
Cons: none
Best Uses: Fresh Water
Great product
Verified
Buyer
Southwest PA
About Me:
Avid Fisher
These are a great product, its impressive that when conditions are tough these will outproduce other baits, including some live baits. When the waters normal or clear steel seem to love these beads. 8mm is my favorite size.
Pros: Easy To Store, Easy To Handle, Looks Realistic
Cons: none
Best Uses: Fresh Water
This product produces well
Verified
Buyer
hummelstown, pa
About Me:
Avid Fisher
never have had a problem with this product... the steelhead and browns love it! It is my number one go to bait when we go steelhead fishing!
Pros: Strong, Looks Realistic
Cons: none
Best Uses: none
Great Product!
Verified
Buyer
Brockport, NY
About Me:
Avid Fisher
Gotta love these beads. Apricot is a dead ringer for a dead egg impression and caramel is a perfect live egg color. I can't tell the difference between real egg or the trout bead and neither can the steelies.
Pros: Irresistible to Fish, Strong, Looks Realistic, Easy To Store, Easy To Handle
Cons: none
Best Uses: float fishing
What more do you need?
Verified
Buyer
Central PA
About Me:
Professional
If you want consistant 50+ fish days, buy yourself some trout beads. Glo Roe in 8mm for Fall and Winter trout that are in streams with salmon runs. The 6mm Glo Roe is perfect for Spring time or whenever brown trout and steelhead are spawning. That is it! Two sizes of one color. Place a hook or fly 4"-7" below the bead and hang on. Fishing IS catching when using trout beads.
Pros: Strong, Easy To Handle, Good For Variety Of Fish, Easy To Store, Looks Realistic, Irresistible to Fish
Cons: none
Best Uses: Fresh Water
Trout Beads
Verified
Buyer
Great Lakes
About Me:
Avid Fisher
Great for lake run steelheads & browns.
Pros: Wide selection of colors, Irresistible to Fish, Looks Realistic, Good varity of finishes
Cons: none
Best Uses: none
Very Realistic
Verified
Buyer
Pennsylvania
About Me:
Avid Fisher
When nothing else was working, these troutbeads worked. Caught many browns and steelhead in New York throughout the day.
Pros: Easy To Handle, Good For Variety Of Fish, Looks Realistic, Easy To Store, Strong
Cons: none
Best Uses: Fresh Water
Simple and Effective
Verified
Buyer
OH-IO
About Me:
Avid Fisher
Simple and effective for simulating a single egg drifting downstream in clear water conditions.
Pros: Looks Realistic, Easy To Store, Strong, Easy To Handle
Cons: none
Best Uses: SteelheadSalmon
Good Substitute for Egg Sacs
Verified
Buyer
Western NY
About Me:
Avid Fisher
Tried using these for the first time this year. Results seem equal to using fresh egg sacs.
Pros: Looks Realistic
Cons: none
Best Uses: Float fFishing
every trout fisherman should have!
Verified
Buyer
Buffalo NY
About Me:
Avid Fisher
These trout beads really work great. The 6mm is almost identical to the real trout eggs. Just tie one an inch above a small hook and hold on! Kind of difficult to tie on because of the size but they work, the trout just suck this thing right up. very inexpensive, multiple colors for whatever condition you're fishing in.
Pros: Irresistible to Fish, Looks Realistic, Strong, Good For Variety Of Fish
Cons: Difficult to Handle
Best Uses: Great lakes tributaries
Beads
Verified
Buyer
Eastlake,OH
About Me:
Avid Fisher
Great egg immitation and works amazing in low and clear.
Pros: Strong, Looks Realistic, Irresistible to Fish, Easy To Store, Easy To Handle
Cons: none
Best Uses: Fresh Water, Steelhead salmon fishing
Great addition to salt water end-tackle.
Verified
Buyer
Alameda California
About Me:
Avid Fisher
Added to my leaders in a gradual color variance, dark to light from the hook.
Pros: Easy To Store, Irresistible to Fish, Good For Variety Of Fish, Easy To Handle, Good color variety
Cons: No cons
Best Uses: Salt Water, Shore Casting, Deep Water
Very Good Egg Imitation
Verified
Buyer
New Castle, PA
About Me:
Avid Fisher
Steelhead love these things. Very easy to use.
Pros: Easy To Store, Easy To Handle, Good For Variety Of Fish, Looks Realistic
Cons: none
Best Uses: Fresh Water
I THINK THESE ARE SIMPLY GREAT !!!
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Buyer
LOUISIANA
About Me:
none
I USE THIS PRODUCT TO MAKE "GLO-ROSARIES". MY CUSTOMERS LOVE THEM !!!
Pros: Easy To Store, Easy To Handle
Cons: WISH THEY MADE LARGER
Best Uses: none
Sceptical at first
Verified
Buyer
great lakes
About Me:
Avid Fisher
Used with a tooth pick, proven itself on tough to catch fish
Pros: Can be deadly, Looks Realistic
Cons: none
Best Uses: Fresh Water, float fishing
Going to try these in the Keys
Verified
Buyer
north hampton,nh
About Me:
Avid Fisher
can be used solo or in combination with blade or blades as a spinner bait
Pros: Looks Realistic, Easy To Handle
Cons: none
Best Uses: Trolling, Fresh Water, Jigging, Shore Casting
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