Shibuke lures become hot items for tuna popping. When I fished on the Big E out of Freeport, TX past weekend, I was surprised many guys on the boat knew about these lures and had them.8* There are two distinctive types of Shubuki. One with lip and one without lip as you see in the picture below. without lip This lure is believed to be designed when casting toward boiling tuna. Jerking/cranking or jerking/pausing is very effective when using this lure. I could be an excellent lures for boiling bluefin in Cape Cod Bay. I tested this lure twice in Gulf of Mexico and had limited success though I had some nice yft and blackfin on it. with lip You can use this lure by cranking fast, jerking/cranking or jerking/pausing. All are working. This lure was very effective in Gulf of Mexico for me. I even had a hit on this lure when it sit still while I was trying to untangle with other line. Any lure can be used in different way. Let's hear about your experience with these fabulous lures.