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by vr4king
Wed Jul 05, 2017 2:47 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Estimating value of second hand rods and reels?
Replies: 7
Views: 988

Re: Estimating value of second hand rods and reels?

I was in this situation not long ago

I contacted swordfish steve from https://www.reelrepairguy.co.nz/

And he provided me with everything I needed
by vr4king
Tue Apr 11, 2017 1:43 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Epicskwid's Taranaki Classic 2017! - PB John Dory + Gurnard
Replies: 11
Views: 1409

Re: Epicskwid's Taranaki Classic 2017! - PB John Dory + Gurnard

Was a good time on the water with you....That thresher was awesome to watch jumping around, Shame Urenui didn't fire for us it was by far one the slowest days I have ever had out there....I still reckon there were some big moochers around us going of the runs we were getting from our straylines.. Ti...
by vr4king
Tue Apr 04, 2017 1:19 pm
Forum: Tackle and Accessories
Topic: Straylining (How do you personally do it?)
Replies: 7
Views: 1548

Re: Straylining (How do you personally do it?)

I'll show you my setup this weekend mate
by vr4king
Wed Mar 29, 2017 3:07 pm
Forum: General
Topic: With so many choices, why a kayak?
Replies: 32
Views: 3277

Re: With so many choices, why a kayak?

I have both and only use the boat now for trolling purposes.....Nuff said
by vr4king
Mon Mar 06, 2017 7:10 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Clifton March 5th - New PB Snapper!
Replies: 8
Views: 1128

Re: Clifton March 5th - New PB Snapper!

Cheers there guys, Still working on snapper size at the moment :rofl: We will see what happens this year itsallablur, i didn't catch any big ones last time . I'll be putting in the hours for 2017 classic get that big bait out and hope. Well done mate cant complain at that at all... And just to wet ...
by vr4king
Tue Feb 07, 2017 12:36 pm
Forum: Electrical and Electronics
Topic: Dodgy inline fuse holder
Replies: 3
Views: 748

Re: Dodgy inline fuse holder

I had a problem with mine not turning on and tacked it down to a massive voltage drop across said fuse...Removed fuse its all good now..
by vr4king
Tue Feb 07, 2017 7:11 am
Forum: Taranaki Kayak Fishing Club
Topic: This weekend?
Replies: 12
Views: 1958

Re: This weekend?

Hit Urenui on sunday morning

Was very quiet as I blamed the dirty water but did manage this......15lb
by vr4king
Wed Feb 01, 2017 7:21 am
Forum: Taranaki Region
Topic: Wai-iti beach campground (Not for kids)!!
Replies: 4
Views: 1106

Re: Wai-iti beach campground (Not for kids)!!

Dam cheers for the heads up......We heading out to Urenui this weekend and its looking great for fishing
by vr4king
Mon Jan 09, 2017 7:44 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: New Plymouth - No Go
Replies: 4
Views: 889

Re: New Plymouth - No Go

Smeg wrote:Top job Gazza - sure beats my $40 parking fine from parking at the Breakwater on Xmas Eve :@ - next time i'll be going off Ngamotu beach!
Did you know it was paid parking?
by vr4king
Fri Dec 30, 2016 2:40 pm
Forum: Taranaki Region
Topic: Tuna tuna
Replies: 8
Views: 1417

Re: Tuna tuna

Went out wide in the boat a few days ago water temp was 16degC.....COLD
by vr4king
Thu Nov 10, 2016 10:45 am
Forum: General
Topic: Soft Roof Racks
Replies: 10
Views: 1546

Re: Soft Roof Racks

Cheers guys

Just bought these https://www.tradetested.co.nz/roof-rack ... -3224.html" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;

Hope they fit now
by vr4king
Thu Nov 10, 2016 8:41 am
Forum: General
Topic: Soft Roof Racks
Replies: 10
Views: 1546

Soft Roof Racks

Hey I'm in desperate need of a way to carry my yak with the upcoming season upon us and me being poor as hell, Im looking at some cheap soft roof racks

Are they any good and enyone know where to get some from ASAP, Wanna go fishing this weekend

Thanks
by vr4king
Mon Sep 26, 2016 3:49 pm
Forum: Rigging and Rigged Kayaks
Topic: Skwids New Profish 400
Replies: 6
Views: 1650

Re: Skwids New Profish 400

Wow looks new.....well done cant wait to see it with fish in it
by vr4king
Thu Sep 22, 2016 9:41 am
Forum: Tackle and Accessories
Topic: Got Crabs
Replies: 7
Views: 1237

Re: Got Crabs

Cool

I have always noticed big amounts of crabs in bellys of the snapper i catch
by vr4king
Thu Jun 23, 2016 8:39 pm
Forum: Tackle and Accessories
Topic: The reel you
Replies: 19
Views: 3189

Re: The reel you

Feel.....But cant get that until its matched with a rod...And even then its a guess until you have a decent fish on it fighting for its life.
by vr4king
Mon Jun 06, 2016 7:20 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Mission accomplished
Replies: 18
Views: 1596

Re: Mission accomplished

Wahooo well done man, Now what does one need to do to get these spots?
by vr4king
Fri May 27, 2016 12:53 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Nice work, Epicskwid!
Replies: 11
Views: 1354

Re: Nice work, Epicskwid!

Awesome might have to check it out
by vr4king
Tue Apr 05, 2016 7:33 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Have we had a fish-finder thread yet this week ? ? ?
Replies: 16
Views: 2337

Re: Have we had a fish-finder thread yet this week ? ? ?

I find with any FF attaching this to it seems to turn it into a world class one...
by vr4king
Tue Mar 29, 2016 7:23 pm
Forum: Taranaki Region
Topic: Easter
Replies: 6
Views: 1128

Re: Easter

Where ya go bro?
by vr4king
Sun Mar 06, 2016 8:12 pm
Forum: Hawkes Bay Region
Topic: Mahia trip report
Replies: 9
Views: 1417

Re: Mahia trip report

Nice one guys.....love that place great diving to had there also