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by noaddedfluff
Tue Sep 18, 2018 3:00 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Kayak fishing for trout in Rotorua
Replies: 8
Views: 334

Re: Kayak fishing for trout in Rotorua

For my two cents worth fishing taupo, we used to harl - went home hungry. Switched to jigging - anything from 15 to 60 metres in depth. Huge difference in results, if your spinning rod is soft enough try jigging with as light a touch as you can go. I usually tap the button with the sinker (no proof ...
by noaddedfluff
Thu Nov 23, 2017 7:07 am
Forum: For Sale or Wanted
Topic: Okuma Komodo 364
Replies: 9
Views: 1325

Re: Okuma Komodo 364

Nemesis wrote:Sold! :) :)
And glad to add a second of these reels. They are catching king's off Kapiti Island.. I'm keen to head out this weekend any others welcome.

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by noaddedfluff
Wed Aug 16, 2017 5:40 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Rod blanks
Replies: 13
Views: 1562

Re: Rod blanks

Hi I'm new here just wondering I am after kilwell blanks where can I get them from hope you can help as I am a Kustom rod builder Go to klabs. Co. NZ - Kevin makes rods to order... I've bought 2 and wouldn't waste my time doing it myself... I think his forum name is awondering Sent from my SM-G955F...
by noaddedfluff
Tue Aug 01, 2017 4:06 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Switchsport Wingman Kayak
Replies: 6
Views: 889

Re: Switchsport Wingman Kayak

Contact mission kayaks on Palmerston North - i think they make /made them for the company.

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by noaddedfluff
Sun Jul 23, 2017 7:32 pm
Forum: For Sale or Wanted
Topic: WANTED: Mechanical Jigging Rod and Reel
Replies: 9
Views: 1169

Re: WANTED: Mechanical Jigging Rod and Reel

I've got a two tonne winch on my quad... Cheaper than a mechanical jigging setup, and runs 12v... And wireless remotes. 🤣

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by noaddedfluff
Fri Jul 21, 2017 5:51 am
Forum: General
Topic: Lowrance software update
Replies: 11
Views: 1185

Re: Lowrance software update

MikeAqua wrote:An SD card no larger than 1GB? Can you still buy one that small?
Hi Mike, navico told me my 8gb card was aok. And when I hit the right file I loaded onto the 8gb card... all good at that point

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by noaddedfluff
Mon Jul 17, 2017 7:01 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Lowrance software update
Replies: 11
Views: 1185

Re: Lowrance software update

Thumbs up to navico, we worked out the extracted zip file wasn't the right size... So it makes a difference how it's extracted. They gave me an alternative download site. Boom - we have lights, camera, action. Well done navico - appreciate the support. Mike aqua... In this case size did matter. [emo...
by noaddedfluff
Mon Jul 17, 2017 9:59 am
Forum: General
Topic: Lowrance software update
Replies: 11
Views: 1185

Re: Lowrance software update

The latests update:
Spoke to navico and the card I used at 8gb is aok, and using unpacked files is the way to go (Great advice there guys)

Navico Have suggsted an alterantive way to spark the update into life by using the files option under the system menu - will try tonight and share the outcome.
by noaddedfluff
Sun Jul 16, 2017 3:26 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Lowrance software update
Replies: 11
Views: 1185

Re: Lowrance software update

thanks guys Yep unpacked the zip, deleted everything else on the card (the wife doesn't really need photos of that stuff)...and it's just not reading or installing. Yep Woodstock will definitely call navico. No major..yesterday there was glass-like seas..but the wife needed me to pick her up after w...
by noaddedfluff
Sat Jul 15, 2017 8:48 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Lowrance software update
Replies: 11
Views: 1185

Re: Lowrance software update

Thanks guys, unpack the zip file first. It's a wee bit logical.... Will give you an update tomorrow

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by noaddedfluff
Sat Jul 15, 2017 4:22 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Lowrance software update
Replies: 11
Views: 1185

Lowrance software update

Just stretched out and bought a Lowarance elite 5ti ...its wifi capable so thiought I could update the software on the unit through wifi - can't see it can anyone steer me in the right direction? I have just tried the SD card approach and it didn't seem to see the zip file and auto update ...so hopi...
by noaddedfluff
Sat Jul 15, 2017 3:31 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Recommendations for softbait rod
Replies: 4
Views: 864

Re: Recommendations for softbait rod

Yes I'll vouch for Kevin's rods, I have one and am gearuing up to buy more right now. :D

And he's on Trademe... http://www.trademe.co.nz/Members/Listin ... er=1024029
by noaddedfluff
Thu Jul 13, 2017 1:12 pm
Forum: For Sale or Wanted
Topic: WTB: Ocean Kayak 3.6 to 4.3
Replies: 5
Views: 683

Re: WTB: Ocean kayak

Hi there, I have this on Trademe if interested.
http://www.trademe.co.nz/Browse/Listing ... 1367334131

I'm only selling it because I moved to a profish reload.
by noaddedfluff
Sun Jul 09, 2017 3:48 pm
Forum: For Sale or Wanted
Topic: OK Scupper Angler for sale, going going - SOLD
Replies: 0
Views: 382

OK Scupper Angler for sale, going going - SOLD

Listed on Trademe today at $500 including the lowrance X4 fishfinder - easy to use (let me know if you guys think I've gone too high) ...just want to send off to someone wanting to get started. http://www.trademe.co.nz/Browse/Listing.aspx?id=1367334131 I was fond of my first fishing kayak, she was f...
by noaddedfluff
Sat Jun 17, 2017 7:27 pm
Forum: For Sale or Wanted
Topic: Wanted - Jigging Set
Replies: 24
Views: 2160

Re: Wanted - Jigging Set

Ha ha... Its just one of the listings, i have the 5 foot rod with steel rings... Best rod ive owned, I'll buy more from k-labs, see what works for you. Have a look at their other listings. Good luck

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by noaddedfluff
Sat Jun 17, 2017 7:17 pm
Forum: For Sale or Wanted
Topic: Wanted - Jigging Set
Replies: 24
Views: 2160

Re: Wanted - Jigging Set

Here's one of the listings https://trademe.co.nz/1349995932" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;

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by noaddedfluff
Sat Jun 17, 2017 8:53 am
Forum: For Sale or Wanted
Topic: Wanted - Jigging Set
Replies: 24
Views: 2160

Re: Wanted - Jigging Set

I bought a road from klabs on Trademe... Worth a look. Awesome rods

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by noaddedfluff
Thu Jun 15, 2017 2:19 pm
Forum: Tackle and Accessories
Topic: Lowrance hook 5 or elite 5 Ti?
Replies: 4
Views: 795

Re: Lowrance hook 5 or elite 5 Ti?

Just checked out Berleypro... They do some sharp products, will be buying their orb and a cover once I work out whether I go elite 5 Ti or hook 5...will be dangerous after that. [SMILING FACE WITH SMILING EYES]

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by noaddedfluff
Thu Jun 15, 2017 2:16 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Tips on Buying my first Kayak, what do you think of this one?
Replies: 8
Views: 939

Re: Tips on Buying my first Kayak, what do you think of this one?

That's sharper than my first kayak and I caught my fair share of trout on that, upgraded to the reload - it was really about storage, width for stability and space for rods and tackle for me. It's an awesome first kayak. IMHO

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by noaddedfluff
Fri Jun 09, 2017 8:30 pm
Forum: Tackle and Accessories
Topic: Lowrance hook 5 or elite 5 Ti?
Replies: 4
Views: 795

Re: Lowrance hook 5 or elite 5 Ti?

I saw the Ti transducer really hang out below the pod... Not sure if that will be robust for beach landing... Anyone?

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