Tharp’s Big Weight System
There’s no better way to consistently catch monster bags on tournament day than by extracting fish from the thickest cover on a lake, and there maybe no one better at it on either tour than Florida pro Randall Tharp.
With a flipping stick in his hand flinging a big Reins tungsten weight, he’s whacked big limits in Florida and Alabama, west to California, north to Champlain and just about everywhere in between.
His Phoenix boat has a full compartment of Reins weights ready to go, but any time he has a heavy flipping weight or heavy Punch Shot he feels especially likely to win. Over hundreds of thousands of pitches and flips, he’s developed a system to tell him whether to punch with a ¾ ounce weight, the 2 ½ ounce monster, or something in between. >>> read more