I have ordered all of the colors and have been very impressed with themFrom: Rusty Port Arthur 10/15/20. Comments: The Stealth Blade has a faster softer vibration that is comparable to a Thunder Cricket not the hard thump of the original Jackhammer. From: Alonzo: Fort Lauderdale, FL 12/17/20, Comments: Warning, make sure you use the correct correct knot when tieing. The final three components are the hook, the skirt and the snap. Overnight, a wad of rain and storms moved into the region around Lake Hartwell, and it’s projected to stay wet all the way into Thursday morning, with almost 2-inches of rain in the forecast for today. Still, there are plenty of fish being caught, and if you want to chase offshore spotted bass around, it’s a pretty good place to be right now. It was at Lake hartwell and the spotted bass and largemouth responded to it very well. Love Jackhammers and will continue to buy but this bait is junk. I was using 15lb test flourocarbon with a 6.4 gear ratios with a skinny dipper trailer. Combined, I expect those slight tweaks are part of the reason the bait has more thump than some of the standard ChatterBait models. The thumping is more subtle than the jack hammer with the metal blade but I like it a little more when the water gets colder. shipping: + $3.00 shipping . The Stealth Jackhammer is perfect for this situation, and really does well on the right days there. Yet, if you do shell out, you’re getting a bait that will put ’em in the boat. When Evergreen inserted "stealth' into the name, I thought they were referring to the clear blade. Spending $16 for a ChatterBait might sound ludicrous to some people, but maybe their priorities are all wrong. Its more subtle and more finesse feeling.So far used it a bunch no issues I would think that eventually the blade will wear out.From: Kevin: IL 11/17/20Comments: The bait gets bit! Very surprise this company would put out such a product.From: Unknown: Point Venture, TX 9/9/20, Comments:Stick with the original jackhammer's. It is a finesse version which I determined means less vibration &/or flash which makes sense. That rain isn’t what some would like for the fishing, but it’s not going to dampen the competition for the title of All-American and the top prize of $100,000. Dual wire trailer keepers pin soft plastic trailers in place for the long haul while the StealthBlade’s low center of gravity, fish-shaped head tracks true and skips easily. The Z-Man Evergreen Jackhammer vs Strike King Thunder Cricket is a question I get all the time! READ MORE », Most of the fish weighed on Hartwell in the Phoenix Bass Fishing League presented by T-H Marine All-American presented by TINCUP were spotted bass. A viewer mentioned that it would be nice to have some underwater footage for my ZMan Jack Hammer review. -bass-fishing Orders placed by 2PM CDT ship the same business day. The hook is also noticeably lighter. Then, cloudy and slick conditions set in. fc. $15.99. It has a subtle action as opposed to the original jackhammer. Biggest problem I've noted with them is that if you're fishing any "stringy" type vegetation, they tend to foul very easily. You are not going to slow roll this bait and keep the blade engaged like you can with the original Jackhammer. Definitely a bait to have in your box. It runs through grass and open water just fine, but it still sticks up in wood like any ordinary vibrating jig. Bait runs true and vibration starts immediately.Much more subtle thump with the smaller blade for those more pressured fish. FEATURES. From: Steve: Miss Point, MS 12/19/20, Comments: Functional but more subtle than the regular Jack Hammers. Model No. "We crafted the StealthBlade as a finesse ChatterBait with a subtler underwater impact. Time and again, top anglers rely on The Original ChatterBait® brand bladed swim jig to help fill livewells and cash tournament checks. Qty: Description Technical Specs The Jack Hammer is the collaboration between Z Man and Evergreen that since its release has been causing a lot of "chatter" through the circuit. READ MORE », Weighing 13 pounds, 1 ounce on the final day, Chris Macy totaled 34-10 to win the Phoenix Bass Fishing League presented by T-H Marine All-American presented by TINCUP. READ MORE », Fairly calm and cool conditions haven’t provided the longed-for wind, but otherwise, the Toyota Series Championship on Lake Cumberland is off to a good start. The blade is set back a hair, not as much as on the Picasso Shock Blade, but more than usual. 10/10. The main difference is at the tip. One drawback of the Shock Blade is that the blade hits against the head and wears the lead down after a while. (Which is my go to) the 3/8 ,seems much lighter than the regular jackhammer. Comments:The blade on the Stealth does not engage on the retrieve immediately, like the original Jackhammer does. So basically the single greatest quality of the original Jackhammer is not present in the Stealth version. the hook is a much lighter wire, however sticky sharp. I fish it exclusively on fluorocarbon. Comments:Just got my order in. JIGS & SPINNERS SILICONE SKIRTS. "We crafted the StealthBlade as a finesse ChatterBait with a subtler underwater impact. They probably are of more value when fishing clear water, rocky type lakes without much vegetation. Somewhat surprisingly, it seems to have hurt the fishing, with fewer fish catches seen and reported, though it’s not the case universally. Available in a range of proven colors, the Z-Man Original Chatterbait Elites are perfect for fishing around timber, rip rap, boat docks and a variety of aquatic vegetation. Difficult to keep the fish hooked. Not sure why so many negative reviews, guessing people didnt look at it good enough. Gonna try them on a stiffer rod. The head of the Jack Hammer has a more weight-forward design than the usual vibrating jig as well. Ive noticed more bites in tougher more pressured lakes. Kimmel, now with three multi-day wins on Hartwell, totaled 26 pounds, 9 ounces and banked $50,000 for the win. Comments:Very disappointed. Although they can’t see it at first, predators in the neighborhood can feel its pulse, the Z-Man Evergreen Chatterbait JackHammer Stealth Blade delivers a sweet tune that pings lateral lines and incites mandibles to snap. Item specifics.