As though building 10X Tough ElaZtech baits wasn't enough, Z-Man has taken another giant leap in soft bait technology. The introduction of NEW SCENTED baits are extremely alluring to saltwater species.
While a number of other scented baits are notorious for their stiff, lifeless feel, Z-Man ElaZtech Scented BaitZ are incredibly soft and buoyant and feature life-like detail. Each bait is infused with 100% Natural scents derived from real baitfish, not some lab technician's idea of what will attract fish. These natural scents provide the precise smell that triggers strikes from saltwater gamefish.
And when a fish strikes, the scent means that they're likely to hold on longer, increasing chances for a solid connection with the hook. Sniff out the big ones with New Z-Man ElaZtech Scented BaitZ!
This is by far the best soft jerk bait . I can case weightless or by weight hook, depending on the depth level fish are. Bouncing at the bottom by jig head is also great. Very versatile bait! Worst recommendation.
May 22, 2020
These work great and will last many fish.
April 1, 2020
These can take a beating and look realistic too
March 27, 2020
This is by far the best fluke bait on the market. I think that Zman lures makes the best soft plastics on the market and that includes this Fluke. The material they use to make these lures extremely durable and the scent makes the lures even better.
ProsAction durability scent
Johns island, SC
Great quality b ut expensive
February 7, 2020
Zman baits are great quality i love to use them they are just overpriced in my opinion overall good bait though.
December 31, 2019
Perfect juvenile bait fish imitation. Absolute killer in the flats with a unweighted hook
November 17, 2019
A killer. My first try, all my friends have buy or want to get those. Fishes go crazy for those.
ProsCast well and very thought. Soft but catch 15/20 fish a piece.
Canada, but fish the Caribbean's
Very cool bait
July 22, 2019
Got these after looking at several videos, and I admit they work very well. The plastic seems very high quality too. They really do not shrink when let on the rod, which is appreciated when you finish late at night and want to go back early the day after. Work on sea fishes like crevalle jack, cud's, but slow on stripped bass in the Saint Lawrence river in QC!
my #1 big bass lure
April 27, 2018
hook them correctly, walk the dog slowly, crank your drag down, cacth bigguns!
Bass can't resist!
April 27, 2018
IF you hook them right so they can be twitched, walk the dog so to speak, no weight, twitch them slow, big bass will destroy them.
By William c.
December 6, 2017
Good action. Triggers that reaction bite with good elasticity, they last. Work well inshore.
Consto soft at tip to use with cork screw type jig heads
Stripers love these things.
November 4, 2017
Stripers in the Chesapeake Bay really attack these lures, both 5" and 7". They are incredibly tough and outlast similar products by Bass Assassin and Zoom. Effective both jigging and casting.
COSTA MESA, CA
One of my favorites for kayak fishing
June 22, 2016
Only success lately with these plastics while kayak fishing! love them! the movement in the water + the scent makes it irresistible to fish.
Great for Redfish and tough enough for the blues
December 18, 2014
These are great, super tough and will definitely help with all the bluefish and pinfish, the scent works!
Hello, what is the best jig head for these 5 inches please? I am looking especially at the hook size (I guess weight depends on many factors). So brand and size would be great. Thanks!
The hook size you will need will vary depending on whether you are fishing saltwater or freshwater, and the specific fish you are targeting. Same thing for the jig head weights, technique, currents, depth, and the conditions you are fishing in general will apply to which oz jig you should order. 1/2oz and 3/8oz are good sizes to use for the Jerk Shadz. Kalin's Lures Ultimate Jig Heads, Hogy X-STRONG Jig Heads, or VMC's are a few suggestions to check out on our site.