New Toy Monday ....

General Kayak Fishing Discussions
Post Reply
User avatar
Hainesy
Moderator
Posts: 8296
Joined: Wed Sep 22, 2010 3:20 pm
Kayak Make: Viking
Kayak Model: Reload
VHF Call Sign: ZMW 2196
Location: West Harbour

Mon Oct 31, 2016 8:42 pm

After a bit of a chat with Awondering at K-Labs and watching a few videos I've decided to have a bit of a crack at slow / micro jigging, so after a couple of weeks I've just picked up my new K-Labs slow jig rod built on Alps hardware and today I took delivery of a nice shiny Shimano 300D Calcutta reel to sit in it...

Looks pretty mint !
Attachments
image-1247495195.jpg
image-1247495195.jpg (535.04 KiB) Viewed 1213 times
image-1732792725.jpg
image-1732792725.jpg (530.91 KiB) Viewed 1213 times
image-478083922.jpg
image-478083922.jpg (541.56 KiB) Viewed 1213 times

User avatar
awondering
Posts: 6636
Joined: Sat Apr 25, 2009 8:47 am
Kayak Make: Viking
Kayak Model: Viking PF400 Custom Black
VHF Call Sign: ZMT8884
Location: Auckland
Contact:

Tue Nov 01, 2016 5:20 pm

Looked better without the reel :lol:
Attachments
zP1060300.png
P1060302.jpg
P1060304.jpg
zP1060307.png

MadMike
Posts: 6276
Joined: Mon Dec 26, 2011 7:09 pm
Kayak Make: Ocean Kayak, Stealth
Kayak Model: Ultra 4.7, Stealth EVO 495
Location: Whangarei

Tue Nov 01, 2016 5:40 pm

Nice. Don't like the Alps reel seats myself for a couple of reasons. but they look pretty aye!
Fishing is like a box of chocolates. you never know what is going to be served up...

User avatar
awondering
Posts: 6636
Joined: Sat Apr 25, 2009 8:47 am
Kayak Make: Viking
Kayak Model: Viking PF400 Custom Black
VHF Call Sign: ZMT8884
Location: Auckland
Contact:

Tue Nov 01, 2016 5:56 pm

MadMike wrote:Nice. but they look pretty aye!
Aint that what its all about MM :lol:

User avatar
all good
Posts: 450
Joined: Sun Apr 15, 2012 8:31 am
Kayak Make: pinnacle elite on the sand
Kayak Model: ultra 4.1 rock hopping
VHF Call Sign: 4.3 trident

Tue Nov 01, 2016 8:32 pm

Just checking Iphone will not post :@Tryed to send a post. anyway looking forward to caching up over the weekend. and playing with new gear.. :beer:
Attachments
IMG_0274.JPG
Last edited by all good on Wed Nov 02, 2016 2:10 am, edited 6 times in total.
Pinnacle elite
o/k ultra 4.1
4.3 trident

User avatar
FatherOfMany
Posts: 1803
Joined: Mon Apr 30, 2012 8:34 am
Kayak Make: Old Town
Kayak Model: Predator XL Petrol
VHF Call Sign: ZMW9858
Location: Papakura, Auckland
Contact:

Tue Nov 01, 2016 9:10 pm

Somehow I expected to see a Fish Finder! But this looks great as well, Heinesy.
----------------------------------------------------
Old Town Predator XL
OK Tetra 12
Old Town Predator 13
OK Prowler Elite 4.5 #1, OK Prowler Elite 4.5 #2

PB: Snapper=66cm, J.D.=39cm, Gurnard=38cm

VHF Callsign: ZMW 9858

Kayak Fishing Auckland

Outboard
Posts: 11
Joined: Sun Jan 03, 2016 8:30 pm
Kayak Make: Stealth
Kayak Model: PROFISHA 525
VHF Call Sign: ZMW7094
Location: New Plymouth

Fri Nov 04, 2016 8:33 pm

Very nice well done - look forward to the fishing report!

Post Reply
  • Information
  • Who is online

    Users browsing this forum: kingiFiddler and 10 guests