Enough with the tackle. LETS SEE SOME FISH!

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Re: Enough with the tackle. LETS SEE SOME FISH!

Postby mhood » Tue Jan 02, 2018 6:57 pm

Let's go back 35 years to the best fishing trip this old boy ever went on. This is Lake Texoma in Texas.
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Re: Enough with the tackle. LETS SEE SOME FISH!

Postby SteveSchmelzle » Sat Jan 06, 2018 10:58 am

dig ya catch those "open water" trolling with big stick baits?

I love big water trolling for stripers. It's like trolling for walleye on Erie, but these walleye get big, and you know, pull back, lol.
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Re: Enough with the tackle. LETS SEE SOME FISH!

Postby mhood » Sat Jan 06, 2018 12:11 pm

SteveSchmelzle wrote:dig ya catch those "open water" trolling with big stick baits?

I love big water trolling for stripers. It's like trolling for walleye on Erie, but these walleye get big, and you know, pull back, lol.


Yep. :big grin:
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Re: Enough with the tackle. LETS SEE SOME FISH!

Postby Obz » Sat Jan 06, 2018 3:27 pm

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Thought you guys might think this is cool. My first stergeon. Took 30min to reel in!
28" med power 4-8lb fenwick night hawk jig rod, pflueger 100 spinning reel, 6lb Berkley ice mono.

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Re: Enough with the tackle. LETS SEE SOME FISH!

Postby uljersey » Sat Jan 13, 2018 9:09 am

Not me or anyone I know personally, but noteworthy just the same. 11 year old girl here in New Jersey pulls a 4 lb 19.5" black crappie through the ice the other day. That's a slab no matter what state you're in =D>

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Re: Enough with the tackle. LETS SEE SOME FISH!

Postby Tokugawa » Sat Jan 13, 2018 10:11 am

State record? That thing is enormous! :shock:

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Re: Enough with the tackle. LETS SEE SOME FISH!

Postby uljersey » Sat Jan 13, 2018 1:17 pm

Tokugawa wrote:State record? That thing is enormous! :shock:


Doubt it. State record for a black crappie here is 4 lb 8 oz. According to her dad's Facebook post, hers was 4 lbs even.

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Re: Enough with the tackle. LETS SEE SOME FISH!

Postby spencerinstl » Sat Jan 13, 2018 1:50 pm

uljersey wrote:
Tokugawa wrote:State record? That thing is enormous! :shock:


Doubt it. State record for a black crappie here is 4 lb 8 oz. According to her dad's Facebook post, hers was 4 lbs even.

Maybe not a record, but that would be a decent size for a bass let alone a crappie.
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