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    11-23-2017, 02:35 PM
    yakscientist replied to a thread Sailfish. in Main Forum
    That's awesome! Tell Eric I said hi! Hopefully you guys catch a ton! Sent from my XT1585 using Tapatalk
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    11-22-2017, 03:18 PM
    yakscientist replied to a thread Sailfish. in Main Forum
    Yeah it's awesome. So many options right nearby. They also have the hookup with a mobile bait service that'll motor right up to them and deliver live...
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    11-22-2017, 01:42 PM
    yakscientist replied to a thread Sailfish. in Main Forum
    We just pedaled about 1-3 miles out, following contours. They may do mothership trips, but there really isn't a need. Winds do force them to stay...
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    11-22-2017, 02:28 AM
    yakscientist replied to a thread Sailfish. in Main Forum
    Sent you a PM. Bottom line it was 300 (plus tip) Sent from my XT1585 using Tapatalk
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    11-21-2017, 08:17 PM
    Thank you! Will look into each of those. It might be the sort of deal where I will use my current setups, and then if LTJ really floats my yak, then...
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    11-21-2017, 01:44 PM
    yakscientist replied to a thread Yak Fishs book in Main Forum
    I think I may start using clips too for the rods that will see a lot of casting and lure changes, but the ones that I just leave out trolling a lot,...
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    11-21-2017, 11:02 AM
    Are you going to sell rods or reels on the site, or keep it to tackle and literature? Also, any recommendations for a 50-100$ spinning rod that I can...
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    11-20-2017, 09:10 PM
    yakscientist replied to a thread Sailfish. in Main Forum
    Nope I was in FL for 6 weeks helping out with disaster recovery work and finally got a day off. My flight wasn't until late that night so I drove the...
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    11-19-2017, 09:45 AM
    Im still trying to figure out reliable shipping arrangements, so the final price will be based on that. You can expect just the cooler to be around...
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  • AintMisBehavin's Avatar
    11-19-2017, 06:06 AM
    Fishing like a madman. Awesome catch buddy Sent from my iPad using Tapatalk
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    11-17-2017, 02:15 PM
    I'm still working on shipping, this is not going to be easy, but hopefully worth it. It looks like we have maybe 5 commitments plus a few people I...
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    11-17-2017, 01:16 PM
    Nice fish! Was a similar story for me on the Severn today, 1 fish, but it was a solid 26" (also on a 4" paddletail trolled)...I paddled around for a...
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    11-16-2017, 09:46 PM
    Yeah I think for paddling it's between 350-450 calories per hour at a moderate pace, but like you said, add in the cold and that'll be more like...
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  • silasvirus82's Avatar
    11-16-2017, 11:38 AM
    http://www.eposeidon.com/kastking-superkast9-strand-braid-fishing-line-16421 My new fishing line. I've been using this now for several outings...
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    11-15-2017, 10:50 PM
    One other entry, this one is a Cero Mackerel. It's a species I had never even heard of before I caught it, though supposedly it's the tastiest of the...
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    11-15-2017, 10:43 PM
    So I would like to get a spot on the leaderboard for Sailfish. The one pictured below was caught last Friday 11/10/17 on a live goggle eye, slow...
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    11-15-2017, 01:11 PM
    I have a few rods with split handles like this and I'm not sure they help or hurt my fishing in any way. In addition, I have both cork and EVA grips...
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    11-15-2017, 12:09 PM
    A Yeti of similar size is basically exactly the same weight. They are heavy because they are well made and well insulated. The only real advantage...
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    11-15-2017, 12:06 PM
    I have a few responses back and now I'm working through the shipping details. Most of these companies do not arrange shipping (Ex Works), so I need...
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    11-14-2017, 11:35 AM
    I would def be in if we did a group buy. I will have to check out the sizes. They'd come in handy even if just to hold ice/fish for our jbay trip. I...
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    11-14-2017, 10:06 AM
    yakscientist replied to a thread Sailfish. in Main Forum
    Absolutely. After the picture is taken, I handed the fish to the guide and he pedals along with it for a good 10 minutes until it's fully revived....
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  • silasvirus82's Avatar
    11-14-2017, 08:21 AM
    Many of these companies will include a custom logo for orders large enough. Be pretty cool to get the Snaggedline logo on a big group buy. Sent...
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    11-13-2017, 10:54 PM
    I dont have a formal quote yet, just the checkout price. Im waiting on pricing for a few different sizes. If I decide to order anyone can...
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    11-13-2017, 02:57 PM
    The coolers direct from China are still about 50% less than the Walmart coolers. They quoted me $60 for a 45qt, and for that price I can probably...
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    11-13-2017, 02:48 PM
    I haven't bought any from alibaba, or in general, but the walmart brand (ozark trail maybe?) roto cooler looks pretty decent and is obv much less...
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  • silasvirus82's Avatar
    11-13-2017, 02:43 PM
    I've seen some kayaks on here from China that are knockoffs of many popular brands offered here in the US, and for the most part they look pretty...
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  • silasvirus82's Avatar
    11-13-2017, 10:45 AM
    Smallwood has been dead for several weeks now, only a few fish in my last three outings.
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    11-11-2017, 11:30 PM
    yakscientist replied to a thread Sailfish. in Main Forum
    The fight lasted just under an hour. It was filled with long screaming runs, many leaps, a tow for about 25 mins so fast that the guide had trouble...
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    11-10-2017, 10:51 PM
    yakscientist started a thread Sailfish. in Main Forum
    I would like a spot on the leaderboard for sailfish, but I forget where that thread is. See below. Sent from my XT1585 using Tapatalk
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    11-07-2017, 12:38 PM
    I would love to make this but my recent FL travels have made that impossible. Hopefully there's enough interest to not cancel it. If you pushed it...
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