takes reasonable offer..
The lid can lift up to may be 45° before it hits the rods, enough room to pull the front panel down, but yes, if the top lid needs to be wide...
Awesome box with added stainless steel rod holder, even has slot for knife, pliers, and holes to hang jigs, hooks, etc.. Inside of the box is...
In case Gary is busy or whatever reasons, give me shout, I can weld new rings for ya, just bring your own treble hooks.
Awesome! Pic of the young man was the best!!
The Longfin is one of my favorite tackle stores, been shopped there for 10+ years, yes, I've seen many new faces at the register counter almost...
I dont personally know Kevin, but sad news indeed every time losing a fisherman, my thoughts and prayers to his family, RIP Brother.
Congrats on an awesome trip, yup Condor is one of my most favorite boat as well, Cpt. and whole crew are working so damn hard and professional,...
Thanks Robbie, that's awesome!
I'm looking for a short, 25 - 50 yrds of either 60 or 80 lbs hollow braid for making my own wind-on top shots, dont care which color,...
Free bump for great seller, buy with confidence folks.
Both sold, thanks!
Seaforth landing, man what an epic trip for only 6 guys on big ass boat, very nicely done guys..
Best of the best, lmao! thanks for the big laughs and great story of the 3 monkeys in the big ocean, haha..
Nice!! I have 7’.6”H also and very good to know it can handle such an nice grade bf.
Suuuuuuper...! I really enjoyed reading your report, wow! Big congrats Cory, thanks for sharing.
I've done building my own winder that can handle 5 ~ 16 lbs of tension easily, and still have room to crank up to 20 lbs (or probably more) if...
Very nice! May I ask where did you get all of those cool stickers? Thx.
Thanks Art, nice meeting you.
Thanks Steve, Forgot to mention I’m looking for power wrapper.
Looking for inexpensive wrapper to start learning when cant fish, I’m in OC and prefered someone locally. Thanks!
Worked like a charm, keep in mind you can only use it one time, so you’d better combine all items and checkout at once. I went back 2nd time but...
I picked up 7'6H in Dec. but haven't use yet, was going to pair with Tac12 as 40lb rig, anyone have used 7'6H for 40lb? Will the rod have enough...
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Taclica 10II has been my main 30lb setup, and frankly I was hardly switched to the low gear, but last October, when hooked into 60 lbder bf, boy I...
Rod Caddy, model 365, still in very good shape, $20
Pickup in Garden Grove (OC)
Text me: 714-916-44 one three (do not call too many weird scam...
Haven't used for a while, cleaning out the garage and saw this bag collecting dust. $35 takes it.
Pickup in Garden Grove (OC).
The top belt is made by Tsunami, bottom one is Braid, $30 for both.
Pickup in Garden Grove (OC)
Text me: 714-916-44 one three (do not call too...
Good day BDers,
I've got a few of the Super Glow 250gr and 1 x Zebra flat falls available for grab, these are moded by me with the specs as...
Thank you Han, it was very nice meeting you.
This.. "BD forum" if I can't get on here at least few times a day, I'll get shaking, it's so addicted.... LOL
Thx for posting, never seen them before and Just placed order for some.. are these better than the rubber band method?
AWESOME video Justin, reminds me of my first ever YFT caught on the Old Glory, Joe (the captain) was next to me at all time to assist and helped...
All Pm’s replied.
Only 1 UC rod? Wished they have more selection..
I’ve used Tony Pena for the last 10+ years, up untill last season after spent some time to learn FG, now all of my lines are FG’s and the run thru...
I have UC RCE700 XH rated 40-60lb in excellent condition, factory wrap with Alps reel seat, hypalon, and aluminum gimbal butt. I’m looking for...
WOW! huge congrats.. I've been dreaming catching one of these for years and still do, let alone 3. I need to grow my hair long to get some luck...
Sweet.. Tribute is my all time favorite, caught jackpot Dodo several years ago on an overnight trip.
Yup, the other two boats were El Dorado and Toronado wich I was on for 1.5 day, caught biggest (my personal) Bonito there!
Thank you Jason for an awesome reel!
Hey guys, I just wanted to shout out and share my purchase experience with Jason. I've never met nor...
WOW! That is huge. :appl:
hey Chris, just an fyi., I might not available on Sunday. Txt me and I'll get back to you. Thx!
I use Manley Brass Fish Scale 50 Lb, bought from here. Well built and will last a long time.
I usually don't read long report, but when I do this is the one! I'm Speechless.... :lux::notworthy
I have brand new Shimano EVAir Fishing shoes black color in size 10 with tag still hanging for sale, bought 2 pairs but only needed 1. Asking...
I’ll take rainshadow
Pm’ for Rainshadow
So glad that I'm not alone, lol.
Both rods are SOLD. Thanks !
Hello Gary, Thank you for very detail write up, I asked the same question to the sell reps at the local tackle store but he wasn't sure. When...
Thank you Dan, this helps a lot for my purchase.
Sealine 20SH pending. SOLD. Thanks !
Cool, thats what I thought but , wanted to get 2nd opinion, thx again..
How about 14000? Anyone knows ?
Thanks James, will the bigger spool have any impact to the gear ratio?
Does anyone know if the 10000 or even 14000 spool will fit the 8000 frame? I have 8000sw hg-b reel and it holds about 200+ yrds of...
Awesome report, very detail and informative. Congrats on your break-in bf of the season, I'm putting my gears ready for next week, hopefully...
Nice catch there, I'm drooling.... big congrats!
Yes, both have clamps, thanks.
Update: seeker Blue Lightning rod has no trigger, X-Tube over blue hyperlon.
Like new Phenix Abyss 809, LR 20-50 lb with reel seat - SOLD
Seeker Blue Lightning II 808, LR 15-25 lb with reel seat - SOLD
Daiwa Sealine 20SH...
hey Oliver, Thanks for sweet little reel,
Hell yah...........! Love that first photo. super cool
NICE! Huge congrats to both of you, super nice fish there.
Markus is the man and I'd fish with him/his crew in a hear beat! Great report and thanks for taking time to detail it out. Congrats!!
Wow, super report! which reel got damage while fighting the fish?
Very nice of you and your friend above must be very proud. Cheers!
SUPER NICE! Congrats guys, I can only dream and drooling..
Super nice report, thanks for sharing! Would you mind reveal the cost of the 1/2 day trip there? just try to get an idea so I can save up for the...
I have it matched up with 7' UC Elite XH rod, its an factory rod, reel has 65lb spectra filled almost full, just change out the top shot anywhere...
and what type of drag washer will be installed, carbontex?
Awesome, thank you!
I just bought 14oz glow diamond jig, the stock treble hook seems pretty solid, do you think it can handle cow bft (if fishing god smile at me)? or...
NICE! did you catch the beast with live bait? how much line did you have on the reel? Congrats guys.
Awesome report and very informative, congrats and thank you!
Wow! so sweet... big congrats Cory!
1 more vote for NL for great capt. & crew, the bunks are on the tight side though but I didn't really care when she can bring fish home.
Sweeeeeet! congrats guys.
Too sweet.. Congrats!
wow, caught the beast with 25lb test line? unreal.. Congrats!
oh my.... WOW! congrats..!
Awesome catch there..Congrats! and thanks for sharing the fishermansbelly.com web site is great.
I've tried Izorline, pline, maxxima, and the mentioned Yozuri hybrid, they're all good. Yozuri's are very good but, not as soft as Izorline....
Thank you Rick.
Sames here.. I added reel seat at the best position for my arm length, kept 8 inches of cork with xwrap over for the foregrip, then cord wrap the...
haha.... thats so funny
God bless the victims' family, my prayers out to you.
Like wise, Happy Thanksgiving to you and the rest of BDers..!
Very good to know..thx for sharing.
LEXA rod gave away to a poor kid, enjoy Kristian..
The year said Showa 19 (= 1944), month of April
trick or treat... such an awesome fish you got there, congrats!
Up to top.
PSW809H is SOLD.. Thanks.
Phenix PSW711H (Custom wrapped) 7'.11" 15-40lb - (Excellent) - SOLD
Phenix PSW809H, 8' 20-50lb - (Use twice, mint) - SOLD
Phenix PSX809, 8'...
Great deal, awesome seller. GLWS
Too awesome! Congrats..!
hey bro, don't feel bad, wasn't your faults.. you just passing along the deal. It's the SA who put us down with their customer service and...
Check your pm.
Got my order today, still one out of five is back order. Not too impress with the quality, guess I'm too spoiled with my mom's home made stuff....
Brand new never use Daiwa Lexa 711HXB 12-25lb Casting rod, its 7'1" tall with micro guides and trigger. Very light and will go nicely with...
No stater rooms, only bunks but they are wide and comfy (I'm 5'.7 170lb). You pick the bunk upon check in with the landing, first come first...
found... thanks Steve!
Wow, solo hoo hit the deck in 5 mins? You 'da MAN! Too awesome..
Sweet! and congrats.
Nice report as always.. hope your shoulder getting better and stronger.
Thanks bassbagger69! It was nice meeting you, enjoy the socks...
Haven't rode the WP, hopefully it's better boat and crew.. report back if you ever take the WP, good luck buddy.
Davey's locker, boat was Freelance. Paid $115 for "limited" crowd
Leaving the harbor...
Lots of rentals and birdnest on spinners! this...
A month or two ago I was on their "limited" trip for the 1st time ever. Here is from my experience:
1. All "anglers" will stay in one spot at...
Hey Steve, that's very neat! I'm an DIYer just like you.. lol. I bought the HD 14" roller tote few days ago and converted it into "HD Tackle...
I'm looking for the older Lexa 400 with left hand retrieve, let me know if anyone has one wants to let go at reasonable price.
called them up today (no update email or anything since 10/7) , was told 2 or 3 of my items are still awaiting from their supplier, Crap..! the...
Same here..... placed order on the 7th, still nothing in the mail.
:notworthy :appl:Wahoo on 15lb line and was in OC waters, heck yah... Unbelieable !!!
Thx. Egret, enjoy the "Bumble Bee" socks and pillows.
or if don't have time (or lazy like me), try this.... I cleaned the skin really well then deep fry the whole thing.
Nice deal! Thx for sharing..
Bring some small sinkers too, slider, rubber core, split shots, ect.. 1/4-1/2 oz for fly line the anchovies. My last over night trip were only...
I love that smile from his face, so cute and nice work to all of you, big congrats!!
Red and Blue are now available.
↑↑↑↑ What Mickee said above.! Wished I've found BD site 20+ years ago, lol.
Oh my.... never thought of yt around jetty, let alone this 45 pounder . Huge congrats to these guys.
I wouldn't trust the whole fish from store to be eaten as sushi or sashimi. The Korean market around my corner sells grill grade Salmon and...
I had both, sold the Trini16A and kept the Tac10II, Trini felt heavier and didn't balance as well as the Tac10II, both fish great, but I like...
Thanks Jon, the blank is rounded and not the octagon shape, the guides are like you mentioned, all Mildrums with ceramic tip. My buddy was an...
My old pal moved out of country and gave me his Truline rod, it says 4XC 7' 10-80 on the rod. I'm not sure if that 10-80 lbs test? The rod seems...
Buddy of mine caught a skippie couple of weeks ago said the same thing. He found what they looked like maggots inside the belly of skipjack....
Thank you Shon!
Added the rod sling to the list... we're still taking orders, PM me if you need any of these goodies.
Awesome report! Tribute is one of my favorite boats, met "Dave" the older deck hand on board my last overnight trip, he was very experienced with...
I bought Daiwa J-Braid x8 and used it on my last trip, Made in Japan, round profile, smooth, and reasonable price. About $37 shipped for 550yd...
UPDATE: We just purchased a new batch of material, feel free to contact me if anyone needs custom rod socks or pillow. Also, we're in the process...
Nicely done! Great lifetime memory.
No need for 2 spds reel if strictly for 20lb setup or even 30lb. I spooled my Met5II and Talica 10II with spectra almost full and just short floro...
I have both, the Metaloid 5II and Fathom 15 star, I know it's not a fair comparison because the Fat15 is only one speed. I like the Metaloid 5II...
hey BiggetyBones, it was nice meeting you and thanks for awesome reel, tight lines!
I'm so glad everyone got their socks arrived safe and sound, but more importantly that you are satisfied. Thank you all for giving our product a...
Update 8/28 - New "Shorty" rock sock is now available, this is made for folks who preferred to leave their reel on the rod while transporting....
hi Marc, like wise it was my pleasure to meet you. Thanks for the positive feedback, if any problems don't hesitate to let me know.
First batch of socks and pillow have been shipped. Thanks again for your orders and support, if anyone need any of these socks, reel bags, or...
Thank you Rob, it was nice meeting you.. I'm very glad you like the sock.
Thanks gamekiller! yah these socks are made to meet my specs, if you or anyone have new ideas to make it better, please feel free to contribute.
The black and white are the base color, we can make them in any other colors for additional $2 each. The color material is cost more than black...
Hi Rob, I understand your concern and I use these myself so I asked my mom to beefed up the bottom "flap" where the rod will stand against the...
I don't know if anyone else like me, but I'm very picky about my personal belonging, I carry my own pillow and blanket in the back pack...
9/20/15 - Red and Blue socks are now available, (please scroll down for pic) these are semi-water proof fabric thus...
I like Proteus better than Teramar, it feels very similar to Phenix but little heavier (actual weight).
Dang! nice fish..
Very awesome! can't imagine 10hrs battle...
unfreaking real.... Nice fish and congrats!
Man, that's incredible..! This gives me more confidence with the Lexa 400 I just bought earlier this year. Thx for sharing and congrats!
Wow, :notworthy !!
There was one booth I stopped by, forgot the name and saw some Shimano Terez on sale with 50% off, they had some good looking in house brand rods...
You have more than enough for local tunas.
I had exact setup of Terez MH & Tal 8II for 30lb but felt that the rod was a bit soft for 30lb. I...
wow, that's nice! congrats guys.
Wow! thats awesome.. 2 fish on the same line must be fun.
Awesome report and love those pics, WTG and thx for sharing.
pmed.. I'll take it
Loaded with Daiwa 80lb rainbow color spectra, fresh 30lb Pline top, has original box, handle, clamp and paper. Took on an overnight trips couple...
Awesome report and pics! wished I have a cool dad like you.. WTG and Thx for sharing!
Sweet.. love that last pic of the boiling.
Awesome report and video!
You're no longer a kid, Very nice fish and congrats!!
Ron, you're killing me with these type of reports and pics :D Thx for sharing, great job as always, really enjoy reading your report everytime.
Lowered - $165
Selling my Shimano Calcutta TE 200. The reel has been serviced and upgraded to the Carbontext drags last summer. It has 50lb Spectra backing and...
Great report as always Ron! thx. for taking the time to post all the great pics and story.
I was out with the family last night, you were first one I sent text msg to at 9pm but no response. Anyways, it's sold this evening. Thanks.
PM replied... Sales pending, thx.
Sold... thanks "gearho".
SOLD...! (Thx. John)
All PMs answered.
I need the cash for another project, so I'm not looking at any trades. Thanks again for your offer.
Thanks for the offer, but I already have Tal8II, perfect reel for overnighter and 1.5
man, that sucks! will keep an eye out for street deals and craigslist.
awesome vid. thx!!
very nice of you doing this. Cheers!
Great year indeed..! Thanks for sharing all the killer pics and reports. Looking forward to meet you in person on the Big Bird next year.
You can buy used for cheaper... check out calguns.net private firearms sales section.
Nice report as always..... thx!
indeed! I've worked on my buddy's Torium grinding before, the spool bearings will cost $25 for a pair. Other parts for clicker will have to call...
Sweeet! nice catch Brian.. brings back the early October's feeling, way to go bro..
nice yellows there, congrats!
Nice... looks like you need another freezer :beerbang:
Hell yeh.... Love that photo of YF dive in the bucket! Awesome...!
Sweet! nice report/photos, looks like you guys had fun out there, thx for sharing..
Nice report Ron, thanks for sharing great photos.. wishing Rob with all the best in PA.
Nice work young man!!
Hey Bro, you've gota give that boat a try... I'm telling ya, it's a top notch crew! Cpt. Scott/Mike will put you right on the fish.
Nice report Tony, I've never fish the Eclipse but this type of a detail report is really help out fellas fishermen like myself. She'll be on my...
Awesome Ron, what an EPIC trip!!
I have an GF700L in very good conditions, used a few times this season. Looking to trade for either one of these Phenix:
Oliver is definitely an awesome guy to deal with.. bought a Talica from him before, great reel & great price! good luck bro. free bump for ya..
I would try avoid back to back boats, they seem to head in early to preps for the next trip.
Awesome, it must've been fun with 25lb line. hey congrats!!
Hey Joe, I've been kicking my self for not having any of that "flag" paddy pics. During the WFO madness, all I that I was focused on was getting...
Hey Joe, it was indeed an EPIC trip! the yft bites at the "flag paddy" was insane.. Hope to see you guys on water again.
Weather was nice, except early AM and evening during the ride. We got big splashes several times, other than that I was in shorts and T-shirt...
First time fishing with Condor, but will definitely hop back on at a heartbeat. The Captain Scott, Mike and the rest of the crew are awesome and...
Just returned back from Condor 1.5 trip, they are AWESOME!
Sold pending fund.. thx!
All PM's replied, thx.
Nice video! what size of the Terez rod was it? Thx for sharing.
Selling my factory GF800M 20-40 still in very good conditions. The cork tape and x-wrap was replaced a couple months ago from Taka's. Haven't...
Sold - Please delete.
Awesome video! you've made it look too easy.. thx!
Awesome report! can't wait to head out...
cool, thx for the info!
I will be on with 4 other fishing buddies. The boys are still green and will need as much help as possible. I'll have 2x30, 40, and 50. see you...
Nice yft! I bet your son will remember his first tuna trip with Dad forever his life.
Wow, you really captured the old man's heart, the smile on his face says it all! Wished my dad fish and the luxury to be on the water with him....
That's awesome Greg! thx for sharing..
If your line was in the tangle mess and got cut off during the hot bite, just grab your standby rig and continue on. Other wise, you need to take...
I would bring 25lb, 2x30lbs, and 50lb in case big boys are show up. I was using 30lb the whole time from my last 1 day trip. Don't forget the floro.
aw man.... that looks hurt! thx for sharing..
Awesome ! did you caught that JP from the early bite or later in the evening? thx!
my favorite setup is Calstar GF700L (15-30) with Talica8 II spooled with 65pp spectra and 30lb mono topshot. Haven't got a YT on it yet, but it...
1 nice paddy is all you need, nice report and thx for sharing.
Awesome man.. thx for sharing
Your guys comment/input are much appreciated. I know exactly which one to take now, despite little shorter in length and the madness of the...
I was curious about this as well, let's say my terez rod was rated MH 40-80lb, what would it be equivelant to if using mono line? would it be ok...
Thank you guys for the inputs, looks like NLA is the winner....
If your wallet is light, go with the Saltist. But if you got some heavy wallet, go with the new Trinidad A, or Saltiga (star drag)
Which boat would you take for 1.5 trip?
I took an overnight trip with New Lo-An a week ago, the captain/crew was awesome and I really liked it....
sweet! thx for the report.
Awesome! Matt is very cool guy, and will remember every one's name.
Thanks Brian, yeah, I agree. The New Lo-An's crew is very top notch. I would definitely take another trip or two before the season ends.
Oh yeah... my buddy got hooked big time! on the way home (we're from OC) he was asking me when are we gonna head down to SD again, let him...
Late report, but rather than none... Took my fishing buddy with me on the New Lo-An for an overnight trip 9/13, fishing 9/14. Victor has never...
^^ I'd preferred hi-vis color spectra as well. Used the green once and never took it on the boat again. My reels are now spooled with bright...
All I can say is.... WOW! very nice and huge congrats to both of you. These Dodo's are amazingly colorful. What's your Terez's line rating (the...
fresh mussels picked from the dock, this goat must be hungry!
I'm in OC, sent in my Mak10 for upgrade last Thursday ( you need to call them to get RA# before send the reel in), got a call from Okuma reps on...
Thank you Chris!
if your current spectra on both reels are packed tight, I wouldn't mess with it. Unless you can spool them back as tight, other wise it'll dig in...
awesome YFT! LOL
our fishing spot has always been at the end of the parking, then walk closer toward the "boobs" to void the surfers and swimmers.
Headed to San Onofre state beach with my buddies for fishing early Sunday morning. It's been a year + since we last fish there. The weather nice...
awesome dude! thx for sharing
what an lucky man you are.. I'm jealous! Congrats on your trip of life time, and thanks for sharing.
Oh my.... 100 + lbs on an overnight trip! the story of the 2 tangles and the "speared" rod was able to retrieved back was unbelievable. Thanks...
hey Bill, great report/pics thanks for sharing, that sushi plate & beers make me drooling....
hey Steve, I was on that same trip, the morning bite was awesome, I wished we had more time for some YT and Dodo's
I'm taking Sat. overnight too, thanks for the lb setup tips.
Cut me good with your Bubba Blade...
Sure, I can ship for free within US, since it's not that too heavy. thx.
no, the TE's has normal tear and wear, but functions 10/10 with carbontext drags. I'll keep the TE if the GT gets sold. Thx.
I have the same size 200TE and more than happy to sell it to you for $150. Google up the differences between the two models.
thx for the offer, I hope it was your typo?
Sold, Thanks Cody!
get this one from Ebay...
Rod is like new, lightly used 2 times. Looking for a 9' version, would preferred local face to face in OC. thx.
awesome pics and video. The birds are insane! Thanks for sharing.
The guy is willing to leave deposit for the loaner gear, not like he's going to walk away with it. C'mon guys show some love and help out our...
nice video and looks like you guys had fun. I was on the Tuesday 7/3 trip and not even a single yellow on the deck! thru out the day, only one...
hey Brandon, awesome report and pics! can wait to watch your video. Thanks for sharing.
awesome fish and video!
did you shave your head during fishing? :rofl: j/k, nice report and awesome pics. I usually go to Sunset or San Onofre, where is this place that...
Awesome! kids will grow up fast, but great memory will stay for lifetime. congrats!!
Wow! First off, happy Daddy's day and what a great way to celebrate the special day!! congrats to both of you. Your little one was such a...
pmed you twice, got any pics?
sure, I can give that a try. thx !
Like the title said, let me know if you have one laying around. I'm in OC, thx.
Keeping your balls dry..
Damn! that sux bro, hope the insurance will take care of your truck/trailer. My car was once in the complete water and I know how it feels.
Thanks for sharing and GREAT REPORT as always!
Excellent way to spent Mom's day, way to go mate.
ttt, $90 take it!
Garden Grove, thx.
Bought it new few moths ago, but never had a chance to use , need money and it needs to go.
dang, wished I was in SD.
You got mail!
don't forget to add fresh pineapple and some celeries. My wife cooked with catfish and it taste awesome!
Very awesome report and pics, thx for sharing! I was on San Diego yesterday (Friday) but didn't catch any YT either, we had total 46 anglers on...
awesome video! thx for sharing.
hey Bryan, I was on that same trip, 1st timer on Victory. I guess because of the streets closure in preps for the Grandprix next weekends, the...
Pmed for 700M, thx.
Excellent and thanks for sharing, I was curious which bait did you guys used?
pmed for the trq200
I got the 16's, the 12 is still available, brand spanking new in the box! :urno1:
hey Oliver, thanks for the deal and went extra mile to helped me getting the Talica.
Just wanted to share my purchase experience from Oliver to...
wow! that's awesome!!
This is my first time to the show, still not sure what I'm going to buy there, may be some swim jigs.
Selling Abu Garcia Vengeance 8-17lbs 7' Spinning Rod, made of graphite and is light but stout little rod. Used a couple times and is still in...
all pm replied
Received the reel today (very nice packing), almost brand new, and can't even tell it was used! Seller is an honest man to deal with and so glad...
I'll take it for $150 shipped, let me know, thx
WOW, this is priceless. Congratulations! Excellent way to spent a day with your little ones, I'm sure your kids will remember this day with his...
I was on the Pursuit last year from 22nd Landing and someone claimed that his tackle box was missing. The captain (forgot his name) didn't let...
Thanks for sharing the pics & report, very awsome :lux:! I've never caught a YT, missed one last year due to gear failure, I'm thinking of going...
Nice report and congrats!! :devil:
we went out on Sat. from Dana point, saw 1 good size dodo under paddy at 33 02 117 57, threw couple of dines in front of him but refused to bite.
I'll be heading out from DP toward 181 as well. Will keep an ear on ch. 72
Very nice pics/report. Congrats!!! :appl:
WOW guys, love your video and thanks for sharing..
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