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- Tue Jul 07, 2015 2:52 am
- Forum: Do It Yourself
- Topic: Start of another filleting bench...
- Replies: 20
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You inspired me to get off my arse and make mine up, not finished yet. And yes It is square it's just the 50 year old concrete that's on the piss. Bench cost a box of beer from the local joinery shop, 65 buks for timber at placemakers, bench top held on by recess in timber capturing the bottom fold ...
DSC_0223.JPG DSC_0221.JPG DSC_0226.JPG DSC_0227.JPG Had a late start this morning, had to drop the young ones at the daughters pad on the way. On the water at ten thirty , off athalf twelve. Slayed it on bait, got a few on softbaits but the water was dirty and was a bit slow. Limit of snapper 3kg t...
Went out with a work mate and his son as we are on afternoon shift, kept 16 snaps 2 gurnard, released at least the same amount of snaps and a kingi. Flat as and a nice change from the kayak, bait fishing sux tho, and it's expensive
had a sleep after nightshift then went for a paddle, took the 400 for a change, 10 big kahawai all released just for a bit of sport, no snaps, softbaits all the way, mean way to start the arvo. might have to get a camera that's waterproof for some shots out there.
- Thu Jun 11, 2015 12:58 pm
- Forum: Tackle and Accessories
- Topic: shimano sienna 4000fd
- Replies: 2
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Warehouse has them for 45 buks, wait for the half price sales and stock up if you're into cheaper reels. Can't go wrong at 25 buks that's less than the braid to fill it
- Tue Jun 09, 2015 5:51 pm
- Forum: Trip Reports
- Topic: Flat as so annual leave fishing day
- Replies: 6
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DSC_0207.JPG Forecast looked good for today so took an annual leave day, went to Murphy's, no swell light westerly winds, went 2.8 km offshore to 22 m and anchored up for a change, slayed it on squid and nuke chooks, got about 20 snaps and 5 kahawai, all legal, biggest two snaps were around 65cm, t...
- Wed Jun 03, 2015 8:12 pm
- Forum: General
- Topic: Fish the Poor Knight islands for $1350
- Replies: 40
- Views: 2623
Interesting, the enchanter boys have a good reputation locally, unlike the extreme limits boat, that seems to make the paper occasionally for the wrong reasons.
I had the same issue with suffix, found if you unravel the spool as far as it is fluffy and run the line between your nails all the fluff slides to the end, I had to do it twice then it stopped. It doesn't seem to affect the strength
- Wed Apr 29, 2015 10:18 am
- Forum: Bay of Plenty Region
- Topic: Sunday 03 May - Walkers Road
- Replies: 8
- Views: 2417
Cool as. Weather is looking good finally . Tides should be good, I have found there can be a 4kph current that runs offshore on an outgoing tide at walkers. It must build along the shallow area that runsvfrom tarawera to the raus cos I haven't noticed it back towards thornton and on the matata side....