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Yakkin Warrior
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Mon Jul 26, 2010 1:00 pm

Caught in 15m towards Whakatane way on a hunk of KY. Would've gone back but hook was way down his guts so home for a feed. Stunner fight and somehow landed him with the 20pd mono trace pinging on his teeth constantly through the 10 or so minute fight :whew: Smashed my old pb of pannies.
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piwikiwi
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Mon Jul 26, 2010 2:03 pm

Very nice :y:

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Mental
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Mon Jul 26, 2010 2:24 pm

Nicely done, a good feed of Snapper there and one very happy fisherman :y:
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ambo364
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Mon Jul 26, 2010 3:31 pm

So often a dirty ol' bit of KY does the trick aye, top effort mate!
Better stay home guys, Maori calendar says Bad Fishing...YEAH RIGHT

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Mon Jul 26, 2010 4:04 pm

Thse smile says it all :y:
Good on ya mate
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Kingfish killer
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Fri Jul 30, 2010 6:51 pm

Real nice fish dude , i fish whakatane every now and then , where abouts did you hook the big red ?

Did you get to weigh him by any chance ?

Good on you for posting him up to :y: its been far to long since any pics were put up !

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Fri Jul 30, 2010 7:30 pm

Kingfish killer wrote:Real nice fish dude , i fish whakatane every now and then , where abouts did you hook the big red ?

Did you get to weigh him by any chance ?

Good on you for posting him up to :y: its been far to long since any pics were put up !
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Kingfish killer
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Fri Jul 30, 2010 8:20 pm

Cheers matt , i only had eyes for the big red :lol:

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