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  1. Mickeyfin

    Boynton Beach vicinity

    can anyone provide information on the local drift boats? Heading there in mid-April and would like to get out on a 1/2 day boat. Maybe catch something tasty :) Thanks Mick
  2. Mickeyfin

    For Sale 6 INSHORE RODS

    Here's a few rods to sell. Thinning the collection Pictures on request. PICK-UPS ONLY! Located in Santa Monica thanks, Mick Lamiglas X80hbc-11 8' 15-40# Tip shortened. Previously too whippy ASKING $79 Daiwa Tatula 7’2” 12-25# ASKING $79 Powell Diesel 765MH 8' 10-25# ASKING...
  3. Mickeyfin

    SOLD PRICES REDUCED.INSHORE REELS

    All reels sold! Thanks Mick Thanks, Mick
  4. Mickeyfin

    Oaxaca

    anyone here have any advice and info about what to expect if fishing in Oaxaca, Mex. Thanks,Mick
  5. Mickeyfin

    UC Rod 60#

    i have a penn fathom 40 w 80 spectra. Looking for a bait casting rod to use for 60lb. Can’t decide which of the UC rods to choose, maybe the Raptor? Thanks, Mick PS: 7 to 7 1/2 ft
  6. Mickeyfin

    Healthiest Meals on a LR Boat

    The best meal thread got me to thinking about the subject. So rather than hijack the thread it seemed best to start anew. I can attest for the many delicious meals I've had on LR boats [up to 8 days]. I'm sure it gets better on 10-15 days. I'm curious about which boats have the healthiest...
  7. Mickeyfin

    Simple question

    Lots of robberies in the neighborhood lately. Avoided this decision for many years. I could read (forever) orask for help on BD. I’d be grateful for suggestions of which hand gun would be a good choice Thanks in advance, Mick
  8. Mickeyfin

    quick report

    10/1 Sunday. Trolled around the 224, 302, 371 and 425. Scratched out a few yellowfin and bones. Nothing over 8#. Rough as $hit from the moment we left the harbor. No bait stops. One keeper. Where'd they go? We had good info, but it's still yesterdays news :) After 10 hours, the best part of the...
  9. Mickeyfin

    0CT. 1ST

    looks like we are heading to Dana to launch on Sunday. Anyone else planning the same? Go gettum, Mick
  10. Mickeyfin

    RODS AND REELS 4 SALE-REDUCED

    10/7 LAST PRICE DROP Thinning the collection. Every rod and reel is well cared for and in above average condition. Pictures on request. Pick-ups will get priority over shipping. Located in Santa Monica. Thanks for your interest. Mick REELS DAIWA TATULA 100 W/45# SPECTRA--------------5.4:1...
  11. Mickeyfin

    FREEZING FISH

    I was having a discussion recently about deep freezers vs freezer refrigerator fish storage.I tried to convince others the benefits of a deep freezer but didn't have the technical explanation to make the point. Does a new side-by-side refrig. function as good as a dedicated deep freezer? If not...
  12. Mickeyfin

    West Coast Wahoo

    over the years I've heard about great LR wahoo trips in the summer and fall. Assuming these are the 2 best seasons to go for wahoo which would be the best months? Thanks, Mick
  13. Mickeyfin

    CANON T5I DSLR

    Reduced to $395 Looks new. Im selling a hardly used T5ii 18mp with an 18-55mm lens, battery/charger, memory chip-and leather case. Never left the house. The $750-900 and I have seen sales for about $650. I'm asking $425 obo. If you like photography this camera can do it all. Please post or pm...
  14. Mickeyfin

    Drag clicker reel for private boaters

    In case this hasn't already been suggested.......... I recall a few people interested in inshore reels with drag clickers. Check eBay for "drag clicker kits" sold by dr. Trout from Russia, yeah Russia but it's no ripoff. Also, selling on the Tackletour website in the "reels" section posted by...
  15. Mickeyfin

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  16. Mickeyfin

    FRESH VS SALT

    I'd be interested in hearing from anyone fishing freshwater rods in the Pacific. I'm casting mainly 1/4 to 3/4 oz plastics in the Channel Islands If so then which rods do you use? thanks, Mick
  17. Mickeyfin

    FRED HALL SHOW IN LA

    anything new coming out for Penn reels in 2017? thanks, Mick
  18. Mickeyfin

    RODS, REELS, ETC.

    a few goodies to sell and give away Daiwa ALPHAS SV 105SH [JDM]-has 7.2 gear ratio, filled with 30# power pro. Great light bait [< ¼ oz.] caster. In near new condition. Have box and papers. SOLD SHIMANO CALCUTTA 200 TE DC-has 5.1 gear ratio, filled with 50# power pro & 20# fluorocarbon...
  19. Mickeyfin

    WTB -SATO PRO CRIMP KIT

    interested in obtaining a pro kit with most of the contents. Daho or Toro needles, crimping plier, various crimps, 3 spools of hollow, etc. thanks, Mick
  20. Mickeyfin

    SOLID SPECTRA

    No experience with hollow spectra. I will be loading a new Talica 20 with solid. Haven't decided whether to use 80 or 100# nor the manufacturer.I noticed some 80 spectra breaks at well over 100#. So why not use 80 spectra knowing I could get more line on the reel and fish 100 flouro/mono...
  21. Mickeyfin

    PENN REELS REBATES

    check the fishing reel section. Looks like the Penns are discounted 20%. Offer good to 10/22 http://www.gandermountain.com/ go gettum, Mick
  22. Mickeyfin

    UC RAIL RODS

    ↑ Need some advise............ I'm not as familiar with the rod ratings for UC line-up as I am for Seekers and Calstars. Interested in knowing the recommended line rating for these UC rods. For example does the 50-80#, 7'6" raptor rating fish best at 50, 60 or 80? Same question for the 7'6"...
  23. Mickeyfin

    RATING UC RAIL RODS

    moved to LR board Thanks, Mick
  24. Mickeyfin

    UC RaptorI

    Checking out the rods at Bob Sands recently and thought one of them was a 7'6" raptor rated 60 to 100#. Can't find it online? Anyone come across this model? Thanks,Mick
  25. Mickeyfin

    UC Raptor

    I was checking out the Raptor 7'6" rated 60-100 at B.Sands recently. Compared it to the Calstars 775 Xh 60-120 [very similar] and Phoenix axis models. I liked the action of the raptor and calstar to use for 80#. Afterwards I tried to look up the raptor on line and couldn't find it anywhere. Hope...
  26. Mickeyfin

    Shimano Talica 2 speeds

    I have the 12 & 20 talicas and was curious about whether distance casting sardines will improve by adding TS301 oil to bearings like the Makeiras. Anyone try this? Thanks Mick
  27. Mickeyfin

    Penn fathom 15-2speed

    Had trouble with this reel 2 days ago fighting blue fins . The handle becomes hard wind and wants to go backwards in the midst of the fight. It eventually catches but then does it on the next 1/2 a crank. What's wrong? Thanks Mick
  28. Mickeyfin

    BEST POPPERS FOR THE MONEY

    just started reading about fishing with poppers after recent West Coast catches. Better late than never LOL. I would be interested in unbiased opinions from the fishermen that use poppers regularly on the left coast. What has been working and how to fish best them? Sizes, colors, single or...
  29. Mickeyfin

    NEW CANON DSLR 4 SALE

    have a brand new in box Canon rebel T5i camera for sale. Includes aCanon 18-55 IS TSM lens kit and all the standard camera manuals and components. These sell for $550-600. Asking $450 add $15 for shipping located in Santa Monica or meet in Burbank text 3107801830 for fast reply thanks Mick
  30. Mickeyfin

    Penn 525 Mag

    looking to swap the stock 6.1 gears with a set of 4.1 gears for the Penn 525 mag. Are they around? If so who sells them thanks Mick
  31. Mickeyfin

    Fins 40g

    i plan to use the 85# spectra on my Talica 12/2 speed with a 40/50 fluorocarbon top shot this year. Hopefully the Fins newer and thinner spectra will be up to the job chasing mostly schoolie tuna. Has anyone tried Fins spectra? Thanks Mick
  32. Mickeyfin

    PENN CLASH 5000

    NIB. $150 ADD $13 FOR SHIPPING SEE ATTACHMENT FOR SPECIFICS http://www.pennfishing.com/penn-reels-spinning-reels-penn-clash/penn-clash-spinning/1371184.html THANKS, MICK
  33. Mickeyfin

    SALTWATER BASS REELS

    ***WILL TEXT PICTURES ON REQUEST*** Selling these 2 highlighted rated reels to make room for more reels ALPHAS SV 105SH [JDM]-has 7.2 gear ratio, filled with 30# power pro. Great light bait [< ¼ oz.] caster. In near new condition. Have box and papers. Reel cost $200. Asking $150 TYD-REDUCED TO...
  34. Mickeyfin

    WTB-USED SHIMANO ROD

    Looking for a Shimano Tallus 7 ft.heavy rated 50-100. Thanks Mick
  35. Mickeyfin

    daiwa.lexa 400 vs. shimano tranx 500

    I always thought the daiwa.was meant to compete with the low.profile shimano at near half the price. Is this correct?. What are the advantages of each based on shared BD experience. Thanks Mick
  36. Mickeyfin

    FIN NOR LETHAL 100-FOR SALE

    FIN NOR LETHAL SPINNING REEL MODEL LT100 Big game spinning reel in new condition filled with 80# power pro spectra. Taken on 1 trip last summer. The reel received highly positive reviews from Alan Hawk http://www.alanhawk.com/reviews/lth10.html Have box and papers. Pictures texted on request…...
  37. Mickeyfin

    Bait Weights

    Curious how many ounces a 3-4 inch anchovies and a 5-6 inch sardines weigh? Best guess thanks, Mick
  38. Mickeyfin

    FH SHOW

    looking to check out Dobyns rods. Has anyone come across these rods at FH? thanks, Mick
  39. Mickeyfin

    REELS 4 SALE

    ***PICTURES TEXTED ON REQUEST*** Pick-up available in Santa Monica or Burbank PENN FATHOM 25N STAR DRAG -------PENDING W/4.8:1 [INSTALLED] AND 6.1 GEAR SET 300 plus YDS 65#PP SPECTRA. EXCELLENT CONDITION REEL W/SPECTRA AND EXTRA GEAR SET COST $300 NEW ***ASKING $169 + $13 shipping REEL SPECS...
  40. Mickeyfin

    WTB.Seeker blue lightning 807. trigger stick

    am interested in adding the above rod to an already overstocked collection. Please let me know if interested in selling one in reasonably good shape at a fair price. go gettum, Mick
  41. Mickeyfin

    New toy

    Recently picked up the Penn 15LD/2 speed for 30-40#. I'm going to use it for inshore this week just to try it. Filled w/65# spectra + 30 flouro TS. It's on a Phenix 808MH (15-40#). I was thinking I'd try to throw some light jigs and use it for dropper loop yellowtail but the real plan to add to...
  42. Mickeyfin

    WTS REELS AND RODS

    I have the following to sell. See pictures below Prefer pick-up in Studio City or Santa Monica. Shipping xtra in conus PICTURES ON REQUEST FOR RODS Fenwick 660/6’ [30-80]-ASKING $25 Trolling rod in good condition. Lamiglas 7'AR [50-100]-ASKING $80 Good condition. Rated fast thanks, Mick
  43. Mickeyfin

    OPEN SPOTS

    looking for 2 spots on a charter departing Sunday night 9/21 for preferably a 1 day trip. We might consider a 1.5 day as well. thanks,
  44. Mickeyfin

    OPEN SPOTS

    looking for 2 spots on a charter departing Sunday night 9/21 for preferably a 1 day trip. We might consider a 1.5 day as well. thanks,
  45. Mickeyfin

    FIN NOR LETHAL 100 SPINNER 4 TUNA

    Got the reel from SRMO last week. Just in time for my trip! The test. If anyone fished the Fin Nor lethal 100 reel what lb test is being used? This seemed like a good reel if long long casts with light baits is the ticket. I leave on Tuesday on a 4 day tuna trip out of San Diego. I picked up...
  46. Mickeyfin

    Fin Nor Lethal 100

    I bit on buying the reel due to a great eval. by Alan Hawk. No experience with big game spinners. Would like to use this reel for tuna fishing on the west coast due Best case is a rod that can cast small baits [anchovies & sardine] far. So what rod and line would you choose? Thinking the reel...
  47. Mickeyfin

    FLORIDA HEADBOATS

    I was on a fishing trip in March in Ft Lauderdale There were about 15 on board. The mate set out 6 trolling lines. We were not permitted to throw a bait or an artificial in the water every time a fish was hooked on the troll. Is this regular procedure? thanks, Mick
  48. Mickeyfin

    Daiwa EMP6000A Emblem Pro

    Salt Water Spinning Reel with Spare Spool Lightly used on 2 charters. Never surf fished. 1 spool filled with 50# power pro green, 2nd spool with 20# mono With a reliable manual bail trip and large diameter, tapered spool, these reels were designed for optimum casting performance. Super...
  49. Mickeyfin

    WTB-PENN TORQUE 40/2 SPEED

    I am looking for a used model but would gladly except a deal on a new 40/2 speed. Send me your best offer to sell..... if interested. thanks, Mick
  50. Mickeyfin

    DRAG SETTING

    I see reels listed with max full sunset I am used to full and max. Please describe the difference. thanks, Mike
  51. Mickeyfin

    RODS AND REELS 4 SALE-ANOTHER RODS ADDED

    LAST CHANCE PRICE REDUCTIONS 2/20 AVET HX Black with 80# spectra and 60# mono top shot in excellent condition. Have box & papers asking $300---------REDUCED $289---------REDUCED $275***PENDING*** Everything else sold, thanks! thanks for looking, Mick
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    RODS AND REELS 4 SALE-ANOTHER RODS ADDED

    DAIWA SALTIGA 30 with 65# spectra and 30# mono top shot. Recently serviced and ready to fish. 5.4 gears, has light scratches on L side plate and top. Asking $225 DAIWA SEALINE X30SHA with new handle and 30# mono in excellent condition asking $60-----PENDING AVET HX Black with 80# spectra and 60#...
  53. Mickeyfin

    Mauii fishing

    How is fishing in mid-December? I will be there for a week arriving 12/11 staying at the Makena Beach & Golf Resort. Interested in either an inshore or an off shore trip depending on what's running thanks in advance for your advise, Mick
  54. Mickeyfin

    BIG GAME TACKLE

    I&#8217;m selling LR gear. Rarely used. Open to reasonable offers *FENWICK SEAHAWK 660 6&#8217; 30-80#. In excellent condition asking $29.......NEW PRICE $25 *LAMIGLAS BLUEWATER XL A/R 6&#8217; 50-100#. A rare and terrific rod asking $129.....NEW PRICE $115 *PENN 50S Filled w/135# spectra in...
  55. Mickeyfin

    penn 525 mag

    does Penn make a lower gear than the 6:1 for the 525? thanks, Mick
  56. Mickeyfin

    calstar,shikari & avet

    this is a calstar baja boomer roller guide rod 5'6" rated 50-100#. It's in pretty good condition. A few scratches and rubs, nothing major. Sorry no pictures, condition as stated Asking $140 obo prefer pick-up to see rod REDUCED TO $120 shikari 7'7030 sold Avet jx 6/3 2 speed SOLD ***just...
  57. Mickeyfin

    Penn 706z

    i have a surf reel that made it to the beach once about 10 years ago. It looks like its in demand these days when I check ebay. It's a 706z no bail surf reel. What's the big deal? thanks, Mick I'd like $150...new price $140 includes shipping for the reel .Shipping $10..........now n/c thanks, Mick
  58. Mickeyfin

    what rod for lightweight casting?

    hi All, I know this is the building board so figuring these are the peeps with the most knowledge to ask. I'm looking for a spinning rod to caste 1/8-1/2 oz. baits. Length can be anywhere from 7-8'. This is for local and island fishing surface & kelps. I prefer a faster rod action and...
  59. Mickeyfin

    penn 525 mag

    is there another Penn handle I can swap for the stock one? thanks, Mick
  60. Mickeyfin

    Calstar rod 4 sale

    this is a calstar baja boomer roller guide rod 5'6" rated 50-100#. It's in pretty good condition. A few scratches and rubs, nothing major. Sorry no pictures, condition as stated Asking $140 obo prefer pick-up. Shipping at buyers cost thanks,
  61. Mickeyfin

    Inshore Rod for sale

    OKUMA 7’11” H RATED 12-25#. This rod is made for flinging big baits, plastics and surface jigs. Lightly used. It’s in excellent condition. Sells for $130…………….asking $85......REDUCED TO $65 Pictures & specs at...
  62. Mickeyfin

    looking for 2 rods

    calstar 700H and 700XH. thanks, Mick
  63. Mickeyfin

    2 CALICO RODS FOR SALE

    I have 2 inshore rods for sale, ***PICK-UP ONLY*** OKUMA 7&#8217;11&#8221; RATED 12-25# It&#8217;s in excellent condition. Sells for $130&#8230;&#8230;&#8230;&#8230;&#8230;.asking $85. Pictures & specs at http://www.tacklewarehouse.com/Okuma...ge-OGSBBR.html ***ON HOLD***EXECUTIVE ACTION...
  64. Mickeyfin

    Rods & Reels 4 sale

    here's some goodies to sell. Prefer pick-up in Santa Monica or Studio City but will ship at buyers cost. Pictures on request Daiwa millionaire cv x300a. USED asking $75............NOW $60 Fenwick seahawk 660/6 30-80# USED asking $35.....NOW $25 Shimano crucial crc x76mh 7 1/2 'SOLD Shimano...
  65. Mickeyfin

    4 sale-penn 30s

    I have a Penn 30s set-up to fish 100# by Cofe It's in new condition, been on a boat ride. $600+ invested The reel is 3 years old taken on 2 trips. I used it to troll once and it sat in the rack the other trip. It has 500 yds 130# jb hollow spectra, accu-clamp, cofe free-spooler and ramps up to...
  66. Mickeyfin

    Hot deal

    Looking to pass on this Senor Tuna trip due to injury. Cost is $295. Will take $200 firm **April 25/26,'09 – Pacific Star - Pierpoint Landing - Local Island - two (2) day trip thanks, Mick
  67. Mickeyfin

    PV 11/29-1/2

    Considering a trip at this time and could use some guidance to where to stay near fishing docks. Reasonably priced accomodations preferred for 2. Will probably look to rent a panga for 1-2 days as well. We're shopping the airline rates thanks in advance, Mick PS: I'd be interested in...
  68. Mickeyfin

    SD restaurants

    any word on the Little Italy restaurants and of course the good seafood choices? Spending a weekend at Humphrey's thanks, Mickeyfin:)