Tips & Tricks

Black Swans are ready to use right out of the box.  However, we’ve found that with a few extra tricks, you can get a much better results.  Here’s a few of our favorites:

  • Raw shrimp (60 – 80 count from Wal-Mart) seem to work best for catching catfish.  Worms also work when they don’t seem to want shrimp.
  • Minnows during the daytime hours work great for a combination of crappie and catfish.

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What others are saying

I have used the Black Swans at Reelfoot Lake, Tn. and caught 40 catfish in about 3 hours one evening and 35 the next.  They are easy to use and easy to store.  They’re so easy to use even a caveman can use them.  Kids have a ball with them. – Ken Johnson (Senath, Missouri)

Fished at St. Francis river bar pit with 2 dozen Swans from 6:00 AM until 9:30 AM using shrimp and minnows.  Kept 11 catfish, 2 big crappie and 1 bass.  – Tyler Fincher (Kennett, Missouri)

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