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    need a 150lb setup any suggestions without breaking the bank

    light drag they we re using #25 -40lb topshot to get bit . I was high stick on the boat 2 @ 51,31 lbs. 9 fish on the boat out of 18 anglers. The 51 I got on a saltist 20-15lb. fluro to 20lb mainline ( Izor xxx ) with a graftec 15-40 rod that took 45 mins. 2nd @31. 15 mins on a lexa 300( paddle...
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    need a 150lb setup any suggestions without breaking the bank

    you could do it with a 40 but it s nice to have those pop up tabs on the 60. That being said i watched a few 40's getting spooled last year locally at the triangle ( catalina , santa barbara ,san clemente islands ) those were 150+lb. fish
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    need a 150lb setup any suggestions without breaking the bank

    I just came off my 2nd BFT trip ever and the 1st time I didn t hook anything. This Trip I went 1 for 5. 2 hookups with 1biteoff and 3 missed bites and a handoff from another angler. I fought a 120+ lber on a fathom 40 2speed with 80lb test for about 15 mins with no problem except the rod...
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    Fish report

    they had bluefin there a week and a half back
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    hi there how much do you want for the penn fathom 8 ? thanks

    hi there how much do you want for the penn fathom 8 ? thanks
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    Swimbait Rods Shimano Crucial & G Loomis

    conventional or spinning? the Crucial?
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    Inshore 6/5 Catching with a few surprises.

    There's a resident population in Redondo harbor and I hooked 2 of them at the jetties in Marina del rey while surffishing in Aug. 2016 as well as a striper
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    Fish processors maxed out

    I think your right
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    Fish processors maxed out

    Just came back from a trip on the R P I made a reservation with Fishermans the day before the trip for the 1st time. In port by 6, paperwork and weighing by 6;30, premium fillets wrapped in 5mil by 8:30. Very happy and on the road by 9ish at home by 12 30
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    Sig P220R

    German Made or US?
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    Islands Santa Barbara Island late report 4/2

    Mr. Stidman gods speed in your healing and may god bless you for what you did for that young man. We need more people like you.
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    Islands YT San Diego 26 March

    why do we need a passport to fish that island ? Uhhhhhhh it's not like I m going to jump overboard and swim to the island
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    Bay / Harbor Random catch while getting bait ...

    body shape is a little too full i say a baby amberjack.......... I can dream can t I ????
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    Islands South 9 Mile Bank Mar 27th

    Dyaaaaaaam that 's a lunker rockfish great job!