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  1. stephen campbell

    Okuma Excel trip shock

    Heads up on the galley, the 2 new lads put out meals that shame anything we have had in the last 5 years! Some meat and potatoes and some one can not pronounce but all super fisher folk stuff! Biggest improvement along with the attempted repair on the galley door and the fix on the starboard...
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    Okuma Excel trip shock

    Well MsB out fished me again, 3rd trip! The check in went smooth as could be hoped. No one had the plague. Loading the carts in order up top led to the inevitable shinagians when tackle spots were claimed, the math told the story ahahahah. The yellowfin were a bit thin, B's was towards the...
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    Fishing with a bad back

    Some of you may know "MsB" this is her back, her neck is about the same.
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    knots v. crimps in 100/130

    I only use chafe gear for heavy line.
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    Inside Tuna Stomach

    Other tuna caught with them inside on that trip. Some very small 1 1/2" or so. That is my hand note the index finger hahahah
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    Okuma Excel trip shock

    All good, nuthin' "ruined", roomin' across the street, only difference is no Russian hookers in a cardboard room, AH ahahah. Just another story, survived the plague, anchovies, new guy boarding numbers, chain locker room in the forepeak, all the rites of passage. Looking foreword to seeing you...
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    Okuma Excel trip shock

    Thanks for all the chit chat lads, my post was directed to others on this trip of the late info from the office. Although typical off topic meanderings are always appreciated on BD. AH hahahaah
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    Excel okuma trip surprise

    yes, just now
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    Okuma Excel trip shock

    notice the title of thread Excel
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    Okuma Excel trip shock

    yes,yes, just the fact we were just informed hours ago and trip is wed
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    Excel okuma trip surprise

    Any of you other long haul/fly in folks see Jason's Email? A bit late notice unless you knew something we didn't know.
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    Okuma Excel trip shock

    Any of you other out of town folks that didn't know until just now we won't be allowed night before boarding? stack our stuff against the wall? wait for a cart? WOW-
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    Soldering solid rings; who where what when ?

    Like crimps, I chose to just order the rings I figured I would need.