Rapala name, lures, are standards here
If you own a tackle box, you probably have at least one Rapala lure in a tray.
Though many anglers recognize the original floating Rapala as a handcrafted item from Finnish designer Lauri Rapala, many don't realize the events that brought this lure into the U.S.
It all started when a man named Ron Weber, who was once a regional sales manager for Pflueger Fishing Tackle, left his position in the late 1950s and started R.W. Weber sales.
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