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by SitDown
Sun May 20, 2018 5:21 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: NN - 18/05. Only fools and Horses.
Replies: 9
Views: 792

Re: NN - 18/05. Only fools and Horses.

nice reports mate, pretty consistent fishing on your part
were you using oa fleas on your first report as well or sliders & softies
by SitDown
Sat May 19, 2018 1:16 pm
Forum: The Kitchen
Topic: For the love of fish
Replies: 12
Views: 773

Re: For the love of fish

I’m keen to up my smoking game. I currently just use the tried and true bach style smoker with meths burners. I find the results inconsistent camerons smoker is a goodie, very consistent, fall off the bone fish smoking. We use this at home on the gas hob, also on the gas hob in our motorhome when t...
by SitDown
Tue May 08, 2018 5:27 pm
Forum: Tackle and Accessories
Topic: Waterproof kayak pants with socks attached?
Replies: 20
Views: 3205

Re: Waterproof kayak pants with socks attached?

thanks guys, that's good to know
by SitDown
Sun May 06, 2018 8:55 pm
Forum: Tackle and Accessories
Topic: Waterproof kayak pants with socks attached?
Replies: 20
Views: 3205

Re: Waterproof kayak pants with socks attached?

Hows the Lovig paddle pants going, do you still rate them as before
Looking for some wet weather paddle pants, these look the biz
by SitDown
Sun May 06, 2018 1:12 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Anyone been out lately
Replies: 6
Views: 757

Anyone been out lately

Went out of Narrowneck yesterday morning crack of dawn Paddled out to no7 then drifted in the current for about 300m then went back again for a longer drift, both times I managed to avoid all fish till about 830am, I was pretty much straight out from NN in the main channel on the Rangi side in 16m, ...
by SitDown
Thu Apr 26, 2018 7:48 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Square Top 23 April
Replies: 8
Views: 622

Re: Square Top 23 April

Nice report mate.....
Our favorite place when we rock fished it over the years, back in the day
Will post some spots for you guys to try out next mish
by SitDown
Thu Apr 26, 2018 6:52 pm
Forum: For Sale or Wanted
Topic: Yak Apollo jacket for sale SOLD!
Replies: 5
Views: 505

Re: Yak Apollo jacket for sale SOLD!

what website overseas did you purchase the jacket & approx cost for delivery
by SitDown
Mon Apr 23, 2018 9:28 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Kayak Fishfinder - GPS - Sounder Recommendations
Replies: 23
Views: 1472

Re: Kayak Fishfinder - GPS - Sounder Recommendations

I see Raymarine comes with a marine chart, does Lowrance do the same ? My Lowrance did not have one when I bought my yak second hand, to me, very frustrating as I was fishing randomly not knowing the reefs / drop offs Navionics + changed that I believe that with the Lowrance anything ending in X ha...
by SitDown
Sun Apr 22, 2018 6:41 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Kayak Fishfinder - GPS - Sounder Recommendations
Replies: 23
Views: 1472

Re: Kayak Fishfinder - GPS - Sounder Recommendations

I see Raymarine comes with a marine chart, does Lowrance do the same ?
My Lowrance did not have one when I bought my yak second hand, to me, very frustrating as I was fishing randomly not knowing the reefs / drop offs
Navionics + changed that
by SitDown
Mon Apr 09, 2018 7:32 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Fishing Kayak Newbie~ Is this a good fishing kayak?
Replies: 11
Views: 890

Re: Fishing Kayak Newbie~ Is this a good fishing kayak?

Can anyone comment on bestdealsmarine.co.nz in general and this kayak in particular? The "Yak Xipe" life jacket they sell is probably the best deal in town, usually 250ish. I bought mine there last year & was 75 bucks cheaper then the next best deal of the same jacket... you wont go wrong with a pu...
by SitDown
Sun Apr 08, 2018 6:39 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Narrow Neck 08/04
Replies: 6
Views: 711

Re: Narrow Neck 08/04

Good result mate, what sizes are they getting around NN

Sorry about your loss, a nice send off spreading Spuds ashes at sea
by SitDown
Sun Mar 25, 2018 6:38 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: AKL Harbour Bridge 25 March
Replies: 6
Views: 750

Re: AKL Harbour Bridge 25 March

nice haul mate, bet you`re stoked
interesting you mention hook difference, for the last many years, have always used recurves
what baits did you use
by SitDown
Sun Mar 18, 2018 7:43 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Not NN but up North
Replies: 6
Views: 921

Re: Not NN but up North

nice report mate
where up north
by SitDown
Fri Mar 09, 2018 5:20 pm
Forum: General
Topic: NEW KAYAK FISHING STORE IN NZ
Replies: 9
Views: 1029

Re: NEW KAYAK FISHING STORE IN NZ

MAXGARCIA wrote:
Thu Mar 08, 2018 12:47 pm
HI, I'M ACTUALLY A OWNER A FISHING KAYAK STORE IN MY COUNTRY
Post a link to your website please
by SitDown
Thu Mar 01, 2018 6:59 pm
Forum: General
Topic: NAVIONICS Chart Updates - Help Needed
Replies: 7
Views: 762

Re: NAVIONICS Chart Updates - Help Needed

Would the updated card now be navionics gold or platinum plus ?
by SitDown
Wed Feb 28, 2018 9:15 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Monday morning fishing off Bayswater
Replies: 4
Views: 716

Re: Monday morning fishing off Bayswater

Will the easterly winds and ground swell have any bearing in that location over the weekend ?
Thinking of doing a mish over there hoping it might be sheltered...
by SitDown
Mon Feb 26, 2018 7:00 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Monday morning fishing off Bayswater
Replies: 4
Views: 716

Re: Monday morning fishing off Bayswater

Nice fish mate Years ago, we used to go on the cheap charter boats from Bayswater. A few times we only needed to go to the "rock" between the marina & stanley point to load up. Best fishing was 90mins to get boat quota, 15 anglers x 9 snaps each at the time, up to 7 pound... can't see it on the mari...
by SitDown
Tue Feb 20, 2018 7:50 pm
Forum: General
Topic: NAVIONICS Chart Updates - Help Needed
Replies: 7
Views: 762

Re: NAVIONICS Chart Updates - Help Needed

what version card did you have (or year issued) before you decided to update.
In this new update, what version is it now

Looking at getting navionics at some stage
by SitDown
Sun Feb 18, 2018 8:34 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: NN - Just for a change.
Replies: 9
Views: 862

Re: NN - Just for a change.

ok, I met you & your dad yesterday, I was parked up next door to you. Thanks for the tip about squid on the slider hooks I picked your brains a few times over the weeks on this forum about sliders, weights colours, cheers for that Yesterday was the first time ever I left my bait & burley at home & u...
by SitDown
Sun Feb 18, 2018 12:02 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: NN - Just for a change.
Replies: 9
Views: 862

Re: NN - Just for a change.

Were you both in the white van parked at NN