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by Chanos chanos
Sat Jul 22, 2017 9:38 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: East Coast Bays.
Replies: 5
Views: 1271

Re: East Coast Bays.

Good job, braver than me hibernating. Might just entice me out onto the water


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by Chanos chanos
Tue May 23, 2017 8:42 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Calling all plus sized paddlers
Replies: 6
Views: 1201

Re: Calling all plus sized paddlers

PM sent
Mental wrote:$100 shipped anywhere :)

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by Chanos chanos
Sat May 20, 2017 2:03 pm
Forum: Tackle and Accessories
Topic: TAS Attack!
Replies: 19
Views: 3404

Re: TAS Attack!

[quote="AndrewRawlingson"]Had a hankering to try some things not easily available in NZ. Dr Evils for trolling which you know all about and some Gulp 6 inch worms. Ordered from MOTackle in Aussie. They were a pleasure to deal with. Unfortunately, their courier (Fastway) was not. 6 weeks delivery tim...
by Chanos chanos
Mon May 15, 2017 8:33 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Calling all plus sized paddlers
Replies: 6
Views: 1201

Re: Calling all plus sized paddlers

Hi Mental if big fella doesn't want it I'm interested in buying it, size dependant Cheers Adrian Hey Bigfella3 - I'll need to check but I've got an XL or XXL Hobie PFD I won in a comp a while ago, pretty sure it's this model, I'll check tonight > https://hws.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2016/08/sportsm...
by Chanos chanos
Sun Apr 09, 2017 8:55 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Hahei PB Snapper
Replies: 13
Views: 2165

Re: Hahei PB Snapper

That's a stonker of a fish mate - have to change your name to black mamba :)


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by Chanos chanos
Thu Mar 16, 2017 6:07 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Motorized Me
Replies: 32
Views: 5478

Re: Motorized Me

Have you seen this? http://www.torqeedo.com/en/products/outboards/ultralight/ultralight-403/1404-00.html" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false; And the great thing is this motor is so light (2.2Kgs), I can easily lift it to this upright position and it doesn't cause any drag if I wanted to p...
by Chanos chanos
Thu Mar 09, 2017 8:43 pm
Forum: For Sale or Wanted
Topic: The Snip
Replies: 15
Views: 2420

Re: The Snip

I bought two of the snips a while back! I wonder why there are any other braid scissors out there. Only need this one So if in doubt dont be! - Really great cutting experience for braid and light(ish) flouro

txs Adrian

PS this will make a good mate birthday gift
by Chanos chanos
Wed Mar 01, 2017 10:01 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Third time's a charm
Replies: 11
Views: 2127

Re: Third time's a charm

Chanos chanos wrote:liver's & livey's :)

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by Chanos chanos
Wed Mar 01, 2017 9:59 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Third time's a charm
Replies: 11
Views: 2127

Re: Third time's a charm

Nice TR CW interested in the livey jig you used, I haven't had much success catching liver's
Cheers Adrian


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by Chanos chanos
Thu Feb 16, 2017 10:14 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Parking at Kelly Tarltons
Replies: 4
Views: 1114

Re: Parking at Kelly Tarltons

Keep in mind that the yatch club ramp is purposely barricaded and only club members are allowed to put their cars on the ramp. I found out the hard way [emoji3] parking lot is ok though. Careful if quiet hours as I have seen glass lying around, guessing from broken car windows. Cheers Adrian. BTW th...
by Chanos chanos
Tue Jan 17, 2017 9:53 pm
Forum: General
Topic: K peeps, LiPo batteries... who's got sources ?
Replies: 38
Views: 4246

Re: K peeps, LiPo batteries... who's got sources ?

I find that deeply suspicious. Buy and Try if you like Reiss, but remember if it sounds too good to be true... Reading this list reminded me Quoting John Ruskin's Common Law of Business There is hardly anything in the world that someone cannot make a little worse and sell a little cheaper, and the ...
by Chanos chanos
Tue Jan 17, 2017 9:41 pm
Forum: Tackle and Accessories
Topic: Soft baiting leader/knot
Replies: 23
Views: 3914

Re: Soft baiting leader/knot

OK besides the obvious what does FG stand for?


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by Chanos chanos
Mon Jan 16, 2017 10:51 pm
Forum: Tackle and Accessories
Topic: Soft baiting leader/knot
Replies: 23
Views: 3914

Re: Soft baiting leader/knot

Thanks for the replies. I'm going to have to add the FG knot to my repertoire. I've been using the alberto knot for a while now. Not sure how I ended up using it, but it's super easy to tie and very strong. Fine for jigging/vertical fishing, but just a bit too bulky for casting. 9/10 casts are fine...
by Chanos chanos
Fri Jan 13, 2017 1:14 am
Forum: For Sale or Wanted
Topic: The SNIP - best braid cutter for kayak fishing
Replies: 8
Views: 1353

Re: The SNIP - best braid cutter for kayak fishing

Start of a new year time to upgrade your gear , $20.00 including postage for one or $35.00 for two- Rob Fort also stocks them if you going past him. Give them a rinse in fresh water after an outing and they will last a good length of time. Flounder hi can I get x2 - send me payment details in a PM ...
by Chanos chanos
Wed Jan 11, 2017 7:59 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: That's different
Replies: 5
Views: 1264

Re: That's different

Nice Trev there mate - havent tried that yet.

Looks like you have a good crowd up there. My folks have recently moved to Waipu so am keen to drag the yak up there and do some prospecting

Cheers Adrian
by Chanos chanos
Thu Jan 05, 2017 7:55 am
Forum: Hobie Kayaks
Topic: NEW CAMO HOBIE FISHING KAYAKS WITH NEW 180 MIRAGE DRIVE
Replies: 3
Views: 2215

Re: NEW CAMO HOBIE FISHING KAYAKS WITH NEW 180 MIRAGE DRIVE

Have the new 180 mirage drives arrived? Not as part of a new yak but as an upgrade
by Chanos chanos
Mon Dec 05, 2016 9:39 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Mussel Farm - Matingarah
Replies: 4
Views: 752

Mussel Farm - Matingarah

A few of us were at the mussel farm Sat early till 3pm and no snapper. Don't think they have moved in yet. Ended up hooking 5 kingys and only getting one of 70cm out. Those mussel lines are Kingy get of jail cards even though I pedalled like hell to get into open water... As I released the only one ...
by Chanos chanos
Tue Nov 22, 2016 10:32 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Nice day first Kingi yay
Replies: 12
Views: 1778

Re: Nice day first Kingi yay

Good stuff mate. That first one will always be a good memory on those windy days where kayak fishing is but a dream
by Chanos chanos
Tue Nov 08, 2016 10:37 pm
Forum: Hobie Kayaks
Topic: Hobie Pro Angler 14 cover - pickup & its yours
Replies: 6
Views: 2149

Hobie Pro Angler 14 cover - pickup & its yours

I would like it if it's still available please. Would fit my ProAngler perfectly. Let me know where / when. Txs Adrian


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by Chanos chanos
Thu Oct 27, 2016 7:18 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Coro last weekend
Replies: 9
Views: 1655

Re: Coro last weekend

Interesting TR. Thanks for sharing


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