Black. Once the war ended, Arbogast was able to reinstate the metal lip, but the plastic body remained. For additional information, see the Global Shipping Program, EARLY ARBOGAST JITTERBUG LURE PRE WAR HARDWARE, Arbogast Musky Jitterbug In Vintage Fishing Lures, Arbogast Freshwater Vintage Fishing Lures. Vintage Fred C. Arbogast Nice Perch Jitterbug Fishing Lure-Excellent Condition For your consideration is a Vintage Fred C. Arbogast Nice Perch Jitterbug Fishing Lure-Excellent Condition The jitterbug was and continues to be probably the most famous of Arbogast's most popular lures-and its reputation is well-deserved-as a personal testament. Bill Norman Little Storm Wee Nils Master River Runt Type Fishing Lure Blk Fishing Lures Various Fishing Lures Antique Tackle 2 Vintage Fred Arbogast Jitterbug Wood Jitterbug Bingo Flash Baby Reefer Vintage Rinehart Bug Bait Eppinger Osprey Fishing Lures 3 1 2 Vintage Storm Wiggle Wart Lures Vintage Pachner Salmon Musky Wooden Topwater Bass Popper Fishing Lures Marked Wobbler 2 … Yellow Silver. Vintage Fred Arbogast Jitterbug Jitterbug WW2 Era Hardware Plastic 5/8 Ounce. View cart for details. Whether it’s a first generation wooden, or a post-WWII era plastic model, these lures have sparked the antique lure collecting fire in more than a few collectors. Copyright © 1995-2020 eBay Inc. All Rights Reserved. The Jitterbug's double cupped lip, placed at precisely the correct angle, produces the loud, rhythmic, surface-busting sound that is proven to be irresistible to bass, pike and other gamefish. Please use the pictures to judge ... 2 FRED ARBOGAST SPINNING JITTERBUGS BOX AND PAPER* Lures are 2 in. 70 - $13.48 $ 13 . Vintage Fred Arbogast Jitterbug 5/8 Ounce Ww2 Era Hardware Akron Ohio Fishing. Ships for free. The Arbogast Jitterbug and Hula Popper have been go-to topwater lures for largemouth and smallmouth bass for so long generations of anglers can identify the rhythmic “plop-plop-plop” of a Jitterbug or the solid “bloop” of a Hula Popper. During World War II, Jitterbugs gave up their metal lips for plastic ones due to wartime rationing. throughout the years it has been perfected. Arbogast Wooden Jitterbug Lure Early Lip And Hardware Description: DUE TO NEW EBAY POLICY I CAN ONLY ACCEPT PAYPAL AS PAYMENT Shipping Cost...$2.25 Insurance...Extra and Optional Please read and understand all the terms of this auction prior to bidding. 2.5" long with inline screws on lip. Although the original company was sold to PRADCO in 1997, the Jitterbug, as well as many other Arbogast designs are still available. This amount includes applicable customs duties, taxes, brokerage and other fees. or Best Offer. Lures are good. OHIO" On Bottom of Lip and"JITTERBUG" On Top of Lure! Vintage FRED ARBOGAST JITTERBUG JOINTED 3.5" Fishing Lure-Original! As low as $7.29. Regular Price $6.99 Save $1.00 The Jitterbug® is one of the best night fishing lures as well as day fishing lures. The 1939 Arbogast catalog had relegated the Jitterbug to the last page and in black and white. Something went wrong. 11 bids. Just reel an Arbogast® Jitterbug® in and let it wag back and forth with a deep, gurgling rhythm that bass can't ignore. This is not a plastic lure, but made of wood. These early plastics did not stand the test of time, so finding one of the vintage plastic models is rare. Vintage FRED ARBOGAST JITTERBUG JOINTED 3.5" Fishing Lure-Original! 48 Fred Arbogast Jitterbug Fishing Lure Bait Shop Store Retro Advertising Man Cave Lighted Sign Coolclocks2018. Hard ware is corroded in spots hooks are lightly rusty Still usable as is. See Price. Lure measures 1 3/4" Long. If you reside in an EU member state besides UK, import VAT on this purchase is not recoverable. Lure ... more States-JITTERBUG FRED ARBOGAST AKRON. NIP Vintage Antique Fred Arbogast Jitterbug Lure G600 508 Cricket Frog 3/8 Oz Black Green Gold Eyes Stainless Steel Hardware 2 Treble Hooks TumbleweedTreasures1 From shop TumbleweedTreasures1 Heddon Wooden Baby Lucky 13 Lure Crackleback Pattern Gold Eye. Boundless 1930andrsquos Jitterbug Fat Quarter Bundle 20 … If you reside in an EU member state besides UK, import VAT on this purchase is not recoverable. Group Of Four Fred Arbogast Jitterbug Lures Mint In The Box Nos. Up for bid is an early wooden Jitterbug lure. Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for VINTAGE ARBOGAST PLASTIC LIP JITTERBUG EARLY HARDWARE FISHING LURE FROG PATTERN at the best online prices at eBay! For additional information, see the Global Shipping Program, VINTAGE ARBOGAST PLASTIC LIP JITTERBUG EARLY HARDWARE FISHING LURE FROG PATTERN, All Freshwater, All Saltwater, American Angler, Bass, Bluefish, Muskie, Northern Pike, Rainbow Trout, Salmon, Steelhead, Striped Bass, Trout, Walleye. Bigger bass have been known to follow this long-casting surface bait for half a retrieve before giving in and launching their attack. if you are unable to leave 5 stars for any reason please contact me so we can work it out before leaving feedback. Especially with the double cupped lip feature that produces a radiant rhythmic sound that all surface feeding fish will be attracted to. At that point, Arbogast changed direction and started making a version of the Jitterbug where both the body and the lip were crafted from plastic. Something went wrong. The Buzz Plug is an instant classic recently added to the Arbogast lineup. Details about VINTAGE FRED ARBOGAST JITTERBUG OLD HARDWARE IN CUSTOM FROG SCALE / SPOT COLORS See original listing. long including the hardware. Shipped with USPS First Class Package. yellow w/ black spots 1 1/2" up for sale is a vintage small fred arbogast jitterbug fishing lure. Free shipping for many products! Product Title Arbogast Jitterbug Clicker Fishing Lure Hard bait Topwater Frog White Belly 2 in 1/4 oz Average Rating: ( 5.0 ) out of 5 stars 3 ratings , based on 3 reviews Current Price $8.70 $ 8 . ILS 50.55 shipping. From shop Coolclocks2018 ... Vintage Antique Fred Arbogast #620 Plastic Jointed Jitterbug Fishing Lure #2 Black Metal Lip Belly Mounted Stainless Hardware Green Eyes TumbleweedTreasures1. 3.5" Long-2 Metal Treble Hooks-1.75"Metal Lip-OLD STYLE HARDWARE! From shop TumbleweedTreasures1. The Arbogast Jitterbug is one of the most popular and readily available vintage fishing lures. BOLD EYES! Can be used as a popper or be retrieved continuously or by hesitation depending on fishing situation. Many of our first experiences fishing a top water plug was throwing a Skitter Walk, Arbogast Jitterbug (my favorite) or Zara Spook to bass in a fresh water lake or pond and pulling a big bass from cover and throwing water all around as it engulfs that plug. This surface swimming lure is a mist in every fisherman's tackle box. Boundless 1930andrsquos . Arbogast Jointed Jitterbug 2.0 The Arbogast Jointed Jitterbug is a new age take on a timeless classic like the Hula Popper 2.0 project. Spinning Spin Casting Day or night, Jitterbugs erratic action attracts all species of game fish. Seller assumes all responsibility for this listing. For additional information, see the Global Shipping Program, This amount includes applicable customs duties, taxes, brokerage and other fees. This listing was ended by the seller because the item is no longer available. this lure is 5/8″ oz and comes with #5 treble hooks. Vintage FRED ARBOGAST JITTERBUG 2.5" Fishing Lure-Original! This amount includes applicable customs duties, taxes, brokerage and other fees. 1 1/2" good condition. 3.5" Long-2 Metal Treble Hooks-1.75"Metal Lip-OLD STYLE HARDWARE! ILS 79.03 shipping. OHIO" On Bottom of Lip and"JITTERBUG" On Top of Lure! yellow with black spots. Please see photos and be the judge of cosmetics for yourself. This amount is subject to change until you make payment. This amount is subject to change until you make payment. In stock. The Arbogast Jointed Clicker Jitterbug adds tail action and an added audible “click” to the classic action of this legendary topwater lure. Copyright © 1995-2020 eBay Inc. All Rights Reserved. See Price. Vintage Fishing Lure ( Arbogast Jitterbug ) second generation hardware . NICE SHAPE! {"modules":["unloadOptimization","bandwidthDetection"],"unloadOptimization":{"browsers":{"Firefox":true,"Chrome":true}},"bandwidthDetection":{"url":"https://ir.ebaystatic.com/cr/v/c1/thirtysevens.jpg","maxViews":4,"imgSize":37,"expiry":300000,"timeout":250}}. Arbogast’s prototype had been carved from a piece of broomstick attached to the bowl of a spoon, but it was only after tinkering with the lure a decade later that it became the Jitterbug. This amount is subject to change until you make payment. 2.5" Long-2 Metal Treble Hooks-1.5"Metal Lip-OLD STYLE HARDWARE! {"modules":["unloadOptimization","bandwidthDetection"],"unloadOptimization":{"browsers":{"Firefox":true,"Chrome":true}},"bandwidthDetection":{"url":"https://ir.ebaystatic.com/cr/v/c1/thirtysevens.jpg","maxViews":4,"imgSize":37,"expiry":300000,"timeout":250}}. NIP Vintage Antique Fred Arbogast Jitterbug Lure G600 508 Cricket Frog 3/8 Oz Black Green Gold Eyes Stainless Steel Hardware 2 Treble Hooks TumbleweedTreasures1 From shop TumbleweedTreasures1 Add to Cart. This amount is subject to change until you make payment. 14 Items ... Vintage Fred Arbogast Jitterbug Fishing Lure 2 Treble Hook Bait Akron Ohio Fish. Seller assumes all responsibility for this listing. Clarence E. Zahn lure mentor and close friend swapped this material to Mr. Clyde Harbin. vintage small fred arbogast jitterbug fishing lure. Mr. Zahn visited the Arbogast factory in July of 1981 during a NFLCC swap meet that was held in Akron, Ohio. Clarence Zahn met with Arbogast President, Dick Kotis and received this signed copy of "The First Fifty Years and 1982 Arbogast Catalog" . The Jitterbug’s double-cupped lip, placed at precisely the Vintage Arbogast WW-II Plastic Lip-Early Wire Hardware Jitterbug Fishing Lure RW For your consideration is a Vintage Arbogast WW-II Plastic Lip-Early Wire Hardware Jitterbug Fishing Lure RW The jitterbug was and continues to be probably the most famous of Arbogast's most popular lures-and its reputation is well-deserved-as a personal testament. White, Yellow& Red Coach Dog Colors! Share on Facebook - opens in a new window or tab, Share on Twitter - opens in a new window or tab, Share on Pinterest - opens in a new window or tab. For additional information, see the Global Shipping Program, This amount includes applicable customs duties, taxes, brokerage and other fees. Description The Arbogast Jitterbug is the most respected topwater lure for night fishing, but it also produces explosive strikes throughout the day. Group Of . Vintage Fred Arbogast Spinning Jitterbug. I will ship International, and will combine shipping on auctions ending on same night. VINTAGE FRED ARBOGAST JITTERBUG OLD HARDWARE IN CUSTOM FROG SCALE / SPOT COLORS: Condition:--not specified. Bagleys Rare Neon 294 New Unused B1 Brass Hardware WedgeBill Rare! Skip to the end of the images gallery . ILS 195.27. Lure States-JITTERBUG FRED ARBOGAST AKRON. Fred Arbogast began producing the first Jitterbugs in 1938 out of wood (yours is plastic), and they are currently produced under the Arbogast name (but produced by Pradco, visit them online at http://lurenet.com). Arbogast Super nice, pre-war hardware Jitterbug in early black scale color. Qty. Ended: Dec 06, 2020. This Lure is used but in good condition. 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