Lure History Sinking Models Floating Models Go Deeper Models Hardware Color Identification The River Runt Book
Books/References Care & Cleaning Collector Displays Tackle Links Heddon Museum
Web Site Guide Back Issues Unknown Lures About the Author Contributions
Color Identification Chart Unknown Colors Page Series Number Chart
Tackle For Sale Buy/Consign/Appraisals Want List The River Runt Book River Runt Book Updates

RT - Rainbow Trout

COLOR NAME: Rainbow Trout
LURE(S) PICTURED: Hedd Hunter (9310RT), Tigers (1020RT)

Early version: Black to dark green spine, white body with pink sides, black spots, white belly. This is a cataloged color for both the Hedd Hunter and early Tiger, c. 1979.

A later version has a transparent body with a green spine, light red stripe running down either side, black spots, a silver reflector inside the body, and clear belly. This is a uncataloged version likely made for the Japanese market.

(Picture of later version Tiger courtesy of Wayne Dionne!)

Comments? EMAIL ME!

Web Author: Tom Jacomet
Copyright 2012 by Tom Jacomet - ALL RIGHTS RESERVED