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by Hainesy
Fri Nov 24, 2017 7:53 am
Forum: Electrical and Electronics
Topic: Faulty FF, or just me?
Replies: 5
Views: 148

Re: Faulty FF, or just me?

Drop Pointloader here on the Forum a message as he might be able to offer some suggestions
by Hainesy
Wed Nov 22, 2017 9:39 am
Forum: General
Topic: I Hate The Wind
Replies: 24
Views: 1469

Re: I Hate The Wind

It could be worse. .... Hainsey knows what I'm taking about , :) Yep ... for sure... unfortunately for me, like you, it's gotten worse !... just found out last week that I have to have a full wrist reconstruction ☹️☹️ Not a happy camper.... will get thru the summer and then have it done... looking ...
by Hainesy
Sun Nov 19, 2017 3:23 pm
Forum: General
Topic: I Hate The Wind
Replies: 24
Views: 1469

Re: I Hate The Wind

Why does the weather always turning bad on weekend???? :@ weekdays is mint and look at that forecast for saturday and sunday :swear: if we are going down on a strong wind, how would you chose your ground? any tips? I would choose a drier ground and fish another day Yep for sure ... safety first... ...
by Hainesy
Sat Nov 18, 2017 10:59 am
Forum: General
Topic: Kayak trolleys
Replies: 6
Views: 347

Re: Kayak trolleys

Got arguably the first Wheelez trolley in the country.. before they were available locally... expensive.. yes.. but never regretted it for a minute !
by Hainesy
Tue Nov 14, 2017 6:17 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Epicskwid's Northland Classic 2017
Replies: 9
Views: 697

Re: Epicskwid's Northland Classic 2017

Great stuff !... fantastic TR
by Hainesy
Tue Nov 07, 2017 1:04 pm
Forum: For Sale or Wanted
Topic: Looking For - OH Slow Jig/Micro Jig rod
Replies: 7
Views: 479

Re: Looking For - OH Slow Jig/Micro Jig rod

See.........I told ya ! ;) ;)
by Hainesy
Thu Nov 02, 2017 9:57 pm
Forum: General
Topic: CKA / KFNZ Meetup Nov 5th
Replies: 8
Views: 602

Re: CKA / KFNZ Meetup Nov 5th

This weekend at Papa Aroha on the Coromandel. Entries are via Coromandel Kayak Adventures
by Hainesy
Thu Nov 02, 2017 9:56 pm
Forum: For Sale or Wanted
Topic: Looking For - OH Slow Jig/Micro Jig rod
Replies: 7
Views: 479

Re: Looking For - OH Slow Jig/Micro Jig rod

Drop AWondering from K Labs a message as I'm sure he'll be able to whip something up for your !
by Hainesy
Wed Nov 01, 2017 4:13 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Fish Finder, el cheap, wot yer reckon?
Replies: 6
Views: 562

Re: Fish Finder, el cheap, wot yer reckon?

Save yourself the stress and just make a small fire and burn your money or donate it to a charity.... like me for instance!
by Hainesy
Mon Oct 30, 2017 7:53 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Sullivan's bay 28-10-17
Replies: 6
Views: 518

Re: Sullivan's bay 28-10-17

Mitch65 wrote:
Sun Oct 29, 2017 9:39 pm
I know but you go every where, you going next weekend ????? Might catch up??
Heading over to the Coromandel Kayak Adventures & KFNZ combined get together at Papa Aroha on the Coromandel
by Hainesy
Sun Oct 29, 2017 9:27 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Sullivan's bay 28-10-17
Replies: 6
Views: 518

Re: Sullivan's bay 28-10-17

Haha..... nice one mate .... not "my patch" I like to vary where I go !
by Hainesy
Sun Oct 29, 2017 6:25 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Firth today Sunday 29 Oct.
Replies: 7
Views: 669

Re: Firth today Sunday 29 Oct.

Nice one Big K.... good to see you getting out again ... must be a bit of practice for next weekend ?!
by Hainesy
Mon Oct 23, 2017 7:20 pm
Forum: For Sale or Wanted
Topic: FS: Sea Chute / Drogue
Replies: 3
Views: 339

Re: FS: Sea Chute / Drogue

Sold pending pickup ..
by Hainesy
Mon Oct 23, 2017 5:43 pm
Forum: For Sale or Wanted
Topic: FS: Sea Chute / Drogue
Replies: 3
Views: 339

Re: FS: Sea Chute / Drogue

Okay.... you guys are tough !.... $50... you won't find a better quality, cheaper one anywhere !
by Hainesy
Fri Oct 20, 2017 8:40 am
Forum: For Sale or Wanted
Topic: Tie Downs
Replies: 8
Views: 720

Re: Tie Downs

Look good mate... I might just go get a couple of pairs
by Hainesy
Tue Oct 17, 2017 7:41 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Abrolhos Island Oct 6th - Western Australia
Replies: 2
Views: 314

Re: Abrolhos Island Oct 6th - Western Australia

Looks like a great spot !
by Hainesy
Mon Oct 16, 2017 9:43 pm
Forum: For Sale or Wanted
Topic: FS: 2 x Cannon Rod Holders
Replies: 4
Views: 462

Re: FS: 2 x Cannon Rod Holders

$45............
by Hainesy
Mon Oct 16, 2017 7:57 pm
Forum: For Sale or Wanted
Topic: FS: Sea Chute / Drogue
Replies: 3
Views: 339

FS: Sea Chute / Drogue

Surplus to requirements...

1 x Drogue made from long lasting & hard wearing material c/w float

Approx 1100mm long x 900mm wide

$65.00

Pick up West Harbour or Penrose Auckland
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by Hainesy
Fri Oct 13, 2017 12:39 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Hang kayak with pulley
Replies: 7
Views: 696

Re: Hang kayak with pulley

awondering wrote:
Fri Oct 13, 2017 11:47 am
Hairy Little Dwarf wrote:
Fri Oct 13, 2017 8:16 am

There's a few on here who remember a fateful, and brutally honest, confession by someone who did the same. (I won't post the pic, it's gone around enough times)
Yer but how awesome it was huh... :o:
I'm so tempted !... I think I even have it bookmarked ! :devil:
by Hainesy
Fri Oct 13, 2017 9:39 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: As the song from "The Monkees" goes......
Replies: 21
Views: 1494

Re: As the song from "The Monkees" goes......

Good question Achilles.... all the promo videos etc claim that you'll get the "best" results using an overhead type reel and a soft tip rod. Based on my experience the reel freespools better than a spinning reel and the soft rod tip allows a smoother / soft action on the jig. I'd suggest this logic ...