The balancing system on the Pontoon21 Alter Idem 36SP MR is unusual. It has the same classic shape as the Cheerful lures. It’s best described as a silent killer with shad-like geometry. The size is ideal for both ultralight and light gear fishing. This size will also attract practically all predators. When fishing with this bait, you can catch pike, perch, trout, and huge rudd. Even at the slowest speeds, the lure remains balanced and plays elegantly.
Pontoon21 Alter Idem 36SP MR has a unique balancing system. It inherits the iconic shape of the Cheerful line of lures. Best described as a silent killer with a geometry of a shad. The size is both suitable for ultralight and light tackle. Furthermore this size will attract almost all predators. Pike, perch, trout, big rudd are all capable of hooking up when fishing with this Pontoon21 minnow. Even at the slowest retrieves the Pontoon1 lure stays stable, balanced with elegant play. It has a neutral buoyancy with a wide selection of colors. All the qualities above stress the idea behind the design – catching passive predators.
Cheerful is very stable and the Alter Idem keeps this feature. Thus making it sensitive to the slightest rod work. At a straight retrieve the small shad has a rolling action swaying along the longitudinal axis. At faster retrieves the minnow also starts to vibrate, tremble. When fishing in warm waters the predators are passive and a strong action is needed it persuade them to bite. But at same lure can be successful in freezing waters with a more passive retrieve. If the angler likes the stop and go method it also shows results. Moreover twitching the minnow demonstrates pirouettes only unique to this line of lures.
The medium deep water version dives from 0.6 to 1 meter. Also it has a two ST-36BC series Owner treble hooks with small, yet sturdy rings. The depth can be increased if fishing with thin braided line.
Working depth: 0.6 – 1m
Lure type: Suspending (SP)
0.6 – 1m