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by Hainesy
Mon Jan 14, 2019 4:44 pm
Forum: General
Topic: New boat
Replies: 13
Views: 1348

Re: New boat

Hi all !... :D :D :D

Still around and keeping an eye on everyone !

Following the wrist reconstruction I still haven’t paddled yet...

Still got the 2 x fishing yaks, and now have a 5m centre console boat which is getting a fair amount of use on the Kaipara
by Hainesy
Mon Dec 24, 2018 9:01 pm
Forum: For Sale or Wanted
Topic: Non return scupper plugs
Replies: 6
Views: 658

Re: Non return scupper plugs

Having used these myself, I’d recommend that if you’re surf launching, don’t put the non return scupper valves in until after you’ve cleared the surf... Reason being that if you take water over the front and the cockpit get water in it, the water can’t escape fast enough if The valves are fitted and...
by Hainesy
Mon Dec 24, 2018 8:42 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Boating Question
Replies: 7
Views: 616

Re: Boating Question

I had a similar problem with my first centre console that I bought about 18 months ago... I struggled to get it up on the plane and I didn’t want to go changing the motor especially when I was so new to boating Anyway, a mate recommended one of these... a “perma trim” https://permatrimmarine.co.nz/o...
by Hainesy
Sat Dec 08, 2018 10:38 pm
Forum: Top of the South
Topic: Horse!
Replies: 5
Views: 837

Re: Horse!

Very nice..well done !
by Hainesy
Sun Dec 02, 2018 10:57 am
Forum: Top of the South
Topic: Success!
Replies: 6
Views: 653

Re: Success!

Can’t complain about that ! :y: :y:
by Hainesy
Sun Dec 02, 2018 10:55 am
Forum: Do It Yourself
Topic: FishFinder install, luverly...
Replies: 1
Views: 508

Re: FishFinder install, luverly...

Nice ingenuity!.... thanks for sharing !
by Hainesy
Sun Nov 04, 2018 1:58 pm
Forum: For Sale or Wanted
Topic: Rare / sought after kayak trailer for sale !
Replies: 0
Views: 328

Rare / sought after kayak trailer for sale !

Not sure if many have seen this... These are awesome to rebuild as a kayak trailer as you can arrange them with a false floor inside to store rods, and depending on how you set up the front support, you can open them up with the kayak on the roof. They are rarer than rocking horse Pooh, or hens teet...
by Hainesy
Tue Oct 23, 2018 3:25 pm
Forum: Tackle and Accessories
Topic: Braid snapping
Replies: 12
Views: 1552

Re: Braid snapping

Hate to say it...but.... that’s usually the cause 99.99999% of the time...ln fact, probably even more !
by Hainesy
Thu Oct 18, 2018 12:06 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Kayak fishermen's car parking conundrum.
Replies: 3
Views: 623

Re: Kayak fishermen's car parking conundrum.

Army Bay is another option...
by Hainesy
Thu Oct 18, 2018 12:03 pm
Forum: Do It Yourself
Topic: Got me a trailer
Replies: 11
Views: 1565

Re: Got me a trailer

Nice !... yep, I’m firmly in the trailer camp as well !
by Hainesy
Mon Oct 08, 2018 3:52 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Kohi - Sun Oct 7
Replies: 9
Views: 1035

Re: Kohi - Sun Oct 7

I use good old rubber hot water bottles... salt water in them and freeze them ...
by Hainesy
Mon Oct 01, 2018 9:17 pm
Forum: For Sale or Wanted
Topic: Fish King Fishing Clothing Promotion !
Replies: 0
Views: 476

Fish King Fishing Clothing Promotion !

Hi all, Those that know me will know that I have supported, and been supported by a brand called "Fish King" for a number of years. Fish King is a small business run by a couple called Kip & Marleigh in North Queensland. Both Kip & Marleigh have a love and passion of fishing, and decided after a yea...
by Hainesy
Sat Sep 22, 2018 8:23 am
Forum: General
Topic: No good Deed
Replies: 11
Views: 1126

Re: No good Deed

Classic ! :rofl: :rofl: :rofl:
by Hainesy
Tue Aug 28, 2018 5:29 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Kohi - Monday August 27 (video added)
Replies: 26
Views: 2429

Re: Kohi - Monday August 27 (video added)

Good to see the King of Kohi back !.... good luck with the recovery!
by Hainesy
Fri Aug 24, 2018 6:33 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Getting serious on seriolas and a few snapper Aussie Style
Replies: 17
Views: 1482

Re: Getting serious on seriolas and a few snapper Aussie Style

Looks like a couple of awesome sessions !..well done !
by Hainesy
Sat Aug 18, 2018 10:15 am
Forum: General
Topic: Hatch Question Prowler 4.3
Replies: 4
Views: 597

Re: Hatch Question Prowler 4.3

Stinky inky wrote:
Mon Aug 13, 2018 10:30 am
Although it could have been worse
Melting.jpg
More proof that global warming does exist ! :rofl: :rofl: :rofl:
by Hainesy
Sun Jul 29, 2018 8:42 am
Forum: General
Topic: OK Prowler 4.5 elite hatch seal
Replies: 2
Views: 465

Re: OK Prowler 4.5 elite hatch seal

Is this what you’re looking for ?

https://www.trademe.co.nz/a.aspx?id=171 ... DA959E9925
by Hainesy
Sat Jul 28, 2018 9:22 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Can't wait to see this trip report.
Replies: 3
Views: 766

Re: Can't wait to see this trip report.

Well.... no good story starts with a salad...

Could be... “hold my beer and watch this “
by Hainesy
Mon Jul 16, 2018 12:33 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: 8 Months Later
Replies: 8
Views: 1216

Re: 8 Months Later

Very nice indeed !