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  1. BFT#225-Sashimi

    Paying the Tip?

    Add the $600+ on your credit card when you do your final payment. When you closeout the trip there will be a credit on your tab. Make the appropriate adjustments with the Captain upon departure.
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    Lacrosse boots on Sale.

    Green and Black
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    Lacrosse boots on Sale.

    These are the ones I have, ordered around Thanksgiving but they were out of stock in my size, so when I returned them my size was out of stock, received them in February well worth the wait. Hot tip order two sizes and return the one that doesn't fit. Order one size bigger! They take returns...
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    Reaper butt grip question

    Here's a video from Rod Builder Darin Doi that might be helpful on the install (See Attached link below) 310Rodworks Hyperlon install
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    100# Rail and Back-up Kite Setup

    Your on the right track perfect setup and as a backup up kite rig too
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    Does Anyone Else Drag Mono ?

    Keep a torpedo sinker in your pocket, so when you need to do a quick straighten up on a stop, just put it on your hook and let her drop!
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    Basil topshots- Momoi Hi- Catch Monofilament- 80-100-130- 150 -200lb

    I got them from a friend a few years ago? I had them stored indoors in my top shot bag .
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    Basil topshots- Momoi Hi- Catch Monofilament- 80-100-130- 150 -200lb

    Basil topshots- Momoi Hi- Catch Monofilament- 80-100-130-150-200lb $15ea can ship at your cost! (4) #80 x 100' SOLD (3) #100 x 100' SOLD (15) (13) #130 x 100' (2) #150 x 100' SOLD (2) #200 X 100' SOLD Momoi's Hi-Catch nylon monofilament is an extremely high quality line produced using...
  9. BFT#225-Sashimi

    Cow Reels

    I fish an Accurate ATD 30 and a PENN VISX 20- The Okuma Makira 20 would be a reel I would use that I don't own. I've seen plenty of Jumbo's caught on that reel too.
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    Sport Boat Mayday Today?

    Charter was canceled due to unknown mechanical issues?
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    Neoprene Reel covers

    Ken's Custom Reels in Oceanside has every size for you
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    Best charity/charities for donating primo long range tackle?

    https://www.bdoutdoors.com/forums/forum/friends-of-rollo/
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    Masks or no masks.

    The truth is every boat has COVID-19 rules for you to follow prior to boarding the vessel. Every trip I have been on this year they followed the rules and no crew or captain was telling people to put mask on for show. If you see a photo of an angler going 56 in the 55 zone the evidence is...
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    More or Bigger

    I start every trip I go on with a great attitude. Since I have no control on the fishing, and the weather,I just go knowing we are going fishing. I can control the positive and fun times with my fellow angler's. This is what makes your trip, the catching is just the bonus.
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    Offshore Everyone Loves A Long Rod (4K Video)

    I wanted to buy this boat but the owners friend is a dick! Nice job Brice
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    Offshore Everyone Loves A Long Rod (4K Video)

    I like how Brice is calm and cool just like another day at the office.
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    Shimano no show

    You need to go to the power pro booth set up with the line machines. The free line is not at the main Shimano booth
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    7th ANNUAL JRI CUSTOM LURES SUPER BOWL GRID IRON MATCH!!!

    San Francisco 31, Kansas City 28.
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    Happy New Year... Who is getting ready to go Long Range Fishing 2020 style

    Leaving Tomorrow 1/3 on the Royal Star for a 12 day! We moved the date this year to mix things up.
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    RR3

    Perfect timing for anyone is interested fishing the lower banks in a few weeks. Royal Star has (2) spots open on a 12/9 limited load (18) with a fly back option. With the Fly back option its only (6) days off of work. Trip departs on Friday 1/3/19 arrives in Cabo Sunday 1/12 returning to...
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    Need to buy a VISXS 20 on Friday in SD/Temecula

    Ken's Custom Reel in Oceanside
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    Mini-Range on Royal Star 6/7-6/10

    Great report glad you had a great time on the Las Rocas trip
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    Nomad DTX report

    "Note the DTX were still the same beat to shit ones from two trips prior with no change. Slammed on the deck and even a couple whacks with the bat. A few times we needed to switch positions as the lure was going the slightly the wrong direction, after the switch to the other side they tracked...
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    Nomad DTX report

    1st Hand report from my 16 day trip. Fished both Marauders, Giant jet heads and DTX lures. All tied the same with stranded wire on boat rods. The DTX caught 8 and the jet head 2 on the one day we trolled for wahoo. Note the DTX were still the same beat to shit ones from two trips prior with...
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    Reel Service at FHS?

    X3 for the BOYZ Not true, drop your reel off first thing when you get there and Wes will have it done the same day unless you need special parts they don't have onsite. Last year Wes set a record for the amount of reels he repaired at Fred Hall. Ken will be putting line on reels all day, all...
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    Excel Chunk Fish?

    Mark how big was Ricks fish? Did he catch it on a chunk? Nice fish you landed
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    Excel Chunk Fish?

    298.8 lbs
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    6th ANNUAL JRI CUSTOM LURES SUPER BOWL GRID IRON MATCH!!!

    Rams 29 Patriots 27 Thanks Jerry
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    Brand new orcas lucanus rapala

    PM sent on the colt snipers & Orcas
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    OR TRADE? Rainshadow Rods (84h, 84xh, 80m)

    What do you need to list them for free? Great Rods at a great price? Someone make this guy an offer! LOL
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    RP current trip

    Shogun on them too with 6 anglers! On the lower banks? Checked in with Captain Rene earlier on their 13/7 fly down, fly back from Cabo trip. They had 32 fish as of this morning, 50-170# and they just landed a Giant. The trip is starting off great. Wish us luck and will check in with more...
  32. BFT#225-Sashimi

    We Lost Jim Hernandez...

    So sorry to hear this news. my prayers and deepest sympathy go out to the family. Jim used to wrap all of my rods about 25 years ago. I was happy to see him at Day of The Docks . You will be missed Jim.
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    Offshore Cow BFT on the Outer Limits at SCI 8/11-8/12. Pics and Vids!

    FYI Pablo the Skipper like's to fish for the Big ones! Keep that in mind when booking your next trip.
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    5th ANNUAL JRI CUSTOM LURES SUPERBOWL GRID IRON MATCH!!

    I’m in Patriots 27 Eagles 21
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    Anyone willing to part with a few BD decals?

    PM me you're address and I'll send you some.
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    Any word on the lower banks?

    Fish Report for 10-27-2017 Lower Banks Report 10-27-2017 Mike Ramirez Hello anglers, After spending the last couple of days scratching away at Wahoo and school size tuna we decided to take a flyer and venture down to the lower banks. There was good sign of fish in the morning . We were...
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    Anywhere to get a Calstar 90J online?

    I was checking out all of the Jig sticks on Friday at Fisherman's Landing. They had a couple 90J's along with Ulua's, Super Seekers, Cousins etc. They have a really good selection of stock and some custom ones from 8' to 10'. Also across the street is M & M Rods which might have what your...
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    4TH ANNUAL JRI CUSTOM LURES SUPERBOWL GRID IRON MATCH!!!

    Atlanta- 35 New England 28 Thanks Jerry
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    2008 Chevy Silverado LTZ 2500HD 4x4 6.6L Diesel

    Someone requested some engine pictures. Here ya go!
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    2008 Chevy Silverado LTZ 2500HD 4x4 6.6L Diesel

    No worries brother:) actually 200,000 on a diesel isn't a big deal. How about 700K up to over a million miles on the same Duramax motor https://www.facebook.com/highmilageduramaxdiesel/ The Holy Guacamole is they want 70K+ for the same truck without any mods today! And they have all of the...
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    Zombie Rockfishing For Cows - part 3

    Thanks for the detailed report Jeff. The Los Rocas Boyz will be ready for action.
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    2008 Chevy Silverado LTZ 2500HD 4x4 6.6L Diesel

    SOLD 2008 Chevy Silverado 2500 4x4 LTZ Crew Cab 6.6L Duramax Diesel W/Alison 6 speed Tranny 218k miles. Daily driver from Fallbrook to downtown SD. Excellent maintenance and very clean truck inside and out. ... Don't waste my time serious offers only Glenn (8 5 8)-2 0 4-9 1 6 7 $27,900 CST 8"...
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    what reel for a 6480 jig stick?

    Jeff I have two of these that Ken's hot rodded for me. killer reels. I have two 6480 Jig sticks one with an Avet 6/3 and the other with a Tranx. I use my Trini 40 on a 700XH. So many choices just get one of each. LOL
  44. BFT#225-Sashimi

    Royal Star 12-26/16 14 day changed to 7 day Guadalupe trip

    Just found out there's still a chance to get to fish Guadalupe this year. With the Royal Polaris and Shogun trips sold out, this is a great opportunity if you can swing it. Leaves Monday 12/26/16 and returns Monday1/2/17. Look's like a light load right now Royal Star- Blackwater/Open-7 Day...
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    If it does not go 200 lbs its not a cow.

    Here's a Royal Star 198 lber He fought this for a long time only to fall short by a few pounds. NO COW FOR YOU!
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    3rd ANNUAL JRI CUSTOM LURES SUPERBOWL GRID IRON MATCH!!

    count me in Jerry Panthers 27 Broncos 17
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    long range trip tackle-first timer

    All of the long range boats are excellent. Currently the royal Star has permits to fish Guadalupe Island. Also on the RS if you call in advance they can provide you with all Shimano Reels and Calstar rods for no cost. Just pay for the terminal tackle.
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    Sashimi with Wahoo??

    Try it with sliced jalapeño and Ponzu sauce
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    Intrepid catching cows

    Nice Avatar Phil! :rolleyes:
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    Fancy beer on multi day trips

    Just book the Royal Star "Los Rocas" trip in February. 3 kegs of Mission Brewery beer
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    How long fluoro/mono after braid?

    If you have seen the Wolfcam video you can see how the line pretty much rubs the fish the whole fight. After seeing those underwater videos the shortest I fish is a foot longer than the biggest fish I'm targeting. If that makes sense.
  52. BFT#225-Sashimi

    Offshore fighting belts and harnesses

    There are many great threads in the long range forum. Enjoy the reading. Harnesses-for-big-tuna-revisited http://www.bdoutdoors.com/forums/threads/harnesses-for-big-tuna-revisited.584953/ Being-properly-prepared-for-your-first-long-range-trip...
  53. BFT#225-Sashimi

    Passports required to fish in Mexican waters

    The only issue is the timing. For me no problem I have a passport. But it could possibly impact your trip if, there are anglers without one on your trip. The skipper most likely will not fish the close to shore or island yellowtail on the shorter 3+ day trips etc. I guess Cali waters for...
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    Passports required to fish in Mexican waters

    Starting today 5/27/15 all customers going on any trip that requires a Mexican Visa (FMM) must have a valid passport. This should make things interesting on the upcoming trips. Man this sucks on my 3-day charter coming up next week. If I read it correctly you only need a visa if you fish...
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    Can I bring bottled water with me on a Charter?

    I bring two or three large cans of beer to share with everyone on my Royal Star Los Rocas 15 day Invitational:cheers:
  56. Beer Station

    Beer Station

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    1-OPENING (15day) ride down- fly back leaves Thursday 2/12

    We Filled the open spot a few weeks ago only to have another unexpected emergency cancelation. 2015- Royal Star Los Rocas - Departs Thursday 2/12/15 8:30am - Arrives Cabo San Lucas Tuesday 2/24/15 6am - Returns to SD Friday 2/27/14 http://www.royalstarsportfishing.com/schedule.php If you...
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    Offshore Seeking San Diego Charter for 1

    One spot open with Brandon Hayward http://onemancharters.com/#
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    2nd ANNUAL JRI SUPERBOWL GRID IRON SQUARES MATCH

    In Seattle-24 NE-23 Thanks Jerry
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    The Fisherman

    Sorry for you loss old dog. This was my 1st Christmas without my dad the fisherman!
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    12 Days of Christmas Winners!

    cool Thank You!
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    12 Days of Christmas Give Away -DAY 11- Accurate Fury

    Where ever my dad is, who recently passed away and taught me to fish when I was in diapers! I miss that man!
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    12 Days of Christmas Give Away-Day 7

    5 years since 2009
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    12 Days of Christmas Give Away-Day 6

    Guess who won the Battle boys!
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    Rare Opening- Royal Star 15 Day Ride down/Flyback Departs 2/12/15

    Your right this is the Long Range Forum. We all can't figure out how many day's a 15 day trip is!:oops:;)
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    Rare Opening- Royal Star 15 Day Ride down/Flyback Departs 2/12/15

    Tracy just let me know there was a last minute cancelation on this trip and there is a spot open. 2015- Royal Star Los Rocas Departs Thursday 2/12/15 – Arrives Cabo San Lucas Tuesday 2/24/15 6am Returns to SD Friday 2/27/14 http://www.royalstarsportfishing.com/schedule.php This trip has a 21...
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    12 Days of Christmas Give Aways-Day 3

    I use Mustad for my Chunk Bait!
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    12 Days of Christmas Give-Away-DAY 1

    You should see my bass boat!
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    12/4/14- Excel on the 4th backup chasing it down

    It was some nice reading for awhile- On it for 3 hours, turns out it was a damn Manta... Dude,it took out over a mile of Spectra and Mono. Damn, I wish it was a tunafish. No worries, it was good boat entertainment. Props to the Blue Dorado, that Manta beat him up good...
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    12/4/14- Excel on the 4th backup chasing it down

    From CM Kevin Mattson- Blue Dorado UpDate. After hooking and landing the 248 from the lawn chair in the back deck on the first night on his first bait the Dorado is at it again. He's on a Monster with 2 Backups in the water. After handing him one of the grand prizes from the raffle the other...
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    12/4/14- Excel on the 4th backup chasing it down

    I was just reading on FB about the 1st time angler who got a 248lb on his 1st bait and has won almost all of the raffles, and is on another good one. I hope he gets it. https://www.facebook.com/kevin.mattson.9/about#!/kevin.mattson.9
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    New Tackle Shop in Carson, Ca

    So how's the store doing? Any sales for the holiday!
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    RIP my friend "Mario"

    Fock Great guy RIP Mario!
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    Prime rib on sale?

    Actually Costco has the best prices and quality of Prime ribs. Both Select and Prime cuts available ;)
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    Prime rib on sale?

    Costco has a nice 11lb boneless on sale right now! And it's on sale for $300.00 off http://www.costco.com/.product.100082950.html
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    Late Intrepid 5 day report Aug 9th-14th

    I hear ya Brutha I think with the reports and choosing on one of the Longe Range boats you would have high expectations for a day one like this! 08/09/14 Posted: 23:53:51 8/9/14 A quick offload and resupply heading back west before we knew it on the annual Izorline sponsored seven day...
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    show off your cooking skills

    Lobster Puerto Nuevo Style, Scallops, and Seareed bluefin Seared Ahi Salad Ahi Poki Ahi with a killer sauce I got from the one of the Long Range Chefs Sushi plater
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    BFT In US then to Mexico

    On my last trip they tagged the BFT's with little USA Flags!:git:
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    Help! MX fishing license null-n-void for sport-fishing on a charter boat > 3 days?

    OK here's the deal! They are correct! Only good for 3-days or less. Not listed on any rules or regulations but that has been the rule for years! If you have your "Annual Mexican Fishing License" they shouldn't charge you for a daily license for trips 3 and under. Trips over that you have to...
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    Oceanside military kids on the Sea Star!!

    That is so Awesome guys ! Great Work O'Side Anglers
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    Offshore Chief 1-1/2 day 7-27-14 report

    Congrats on the productive trip.
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    Plz recommend Rod Repair Guy

    Sato Custom Rods in Yorba Linda http://www.satocustomrods.com/satocustomrods.com/Home.html
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    Looking for Suggestions on Single Speed 40 lb reel

    One of my go to setups too! 545 Progear with the low gears and Tiburon handle. Of Course dialed in by Ken's Custom Reels. Here's a picture from June 9th with Ken Corwin's 111lb BFT on a Progear single speed star drag with spectra and a short top shot. In flip flops too! :)
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    Offshore Pac Voy!

    San Martin to get out of the weather for a day. Remember there were a few boats that canceled due to weather that weekend:shake::eyepoppin
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    Offshore Pac Voy!

    We had mostly Anchovies:eek::eek: and a tank of mixed Mackerel:cheers: and a scoop or so of Sardines and live Squid. They came up really good on the chovies, most of the bigger fish were on green macs;) Be a boy scout fisherman "Be Prepared":imdumb:
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    Offshore Pac Voy!

    The picture in my Avatar is a 225lb BFT caught in 2005 on the way to Alijos
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    Offshore Pac Voy!

    Yes Fred and Dominic were on the trip, Dominic got one of the 60 lbers
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    Offshore Pac Voy!

    The fish are getting bigger Ken Corwin caught his 111lber on a Progear 545 single speed. Jolene got a 77lber on 50lb This was my 3-day Charter We had a 103- 98-95-92-90-68-60 and three 30lbers We had (9) BFT's 198 Yellowtail and a bunch of bottom grabbers
  89. Pacific Voyager 3 Day June 6, 2014

    Pacific Voyager 3 Day June 6, 2014

    Glenn Evans with a nice Yellowtail
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    Pacific Voyager 3 Day June 6, 2014

    Tony Gommel with a nice Yellowtail
  91. Pacific Voyager 3 Day June 6, 2014

    Pacific Voyager 3 Day June 6, 2014

    Pacific Voyager 3 Day June 6, 2014
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    Pacific Voyager 3 Day June 6, 2014

    Pacific Voyager 3 Day June 6, 2014
  93. Pacific Voyager 3 Day June 6, 2014

    Pacific Voyager 3 Day June 6, 2014

    Todd Singer with a 103lber
  94. Pacific Voyager 3 Day June 6, 2014

    Pacific Voyager 3 Day June 6, 2014

    Norm and Glenn Evans with a pair of 95 lbers
  95. Pacific Voyager 3 Day June 6, 2014

    Pacific Voyager 3 Day June 6, 2014

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    Offshore Tribute 06/01 thru 06/03

    Wow they canceled! Lots of boats leaving today and tomorrow. Weather is going to be slightly windy but very fishable. Click link above for fishing forecast Friday: Steady 10-15 Knots Sat: Steady 10/10-15 knots much better Sun: Steady 10 Knots
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    Name your go to tackle store for longe range fishing

    Ken's Custom Reel in Oceanside
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    FS Shimano Tranx 500PG 4.6.1 SOLD!

    Pending sale to Terry W. Next on the list 1. Mark by PM 2. Steve Frias
  99. Tuna time

    Tuna time

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    FS Shimano Tranx 500PG 4.6.1 SOLD!

    SOLD! $400.00 SOLD! I have a new 10/10 condition loaded with new 65lb spectra never used. $400.00 NO TRADES for sale only! Will ship at no cost in the USA. Pickup in San Diego or the Temecula area if needed. I have all paperwork, it will come in a 500HG box. Glenn
  101. Shimano Tranx 500PG

    Shimano Tranx 500PG

    Shimano Tranx 500PG 4.6.1 Gear ratio W/65Lb Spectra
  102. Shimano Tranx 500PG

    Shimano Tranx 500PG

    Shimano Tranx 500PG 4.6.1 Gear ratio W/65Lb Spectra
  103. Shimano Tranx 500PG

    Shimano Tranx 500PG

    Shimano Tranx 500PG 4.6.1 Gear ratio W/65Lb Spectra
  104. Shimano Tranx 500PG

    Shimano Tranx 500PG

    Shimano Tranx 500PG 4.6.1 Gear ratio W/65Lb Spectra
  105. Shimano Tranx 500PG

    Shimano Tranx 500PG

    Shimano Tranx 500PG 4.6.1 Gear ratio W/65Lb Spectra
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    SD Charter Boat Recommendation

    I would call Bruce on the Fortune http://www.fortunesportfishing.com/services/charter-prices/ or one of the others and get a deposit down quick!
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    Rolling dwn on the Intrepid ..... 14 day

    I hate to see any negative talk about the SD long range fleet or our fine anglers who make this type of fishing so desirable. The pattern over the past few years is there will be a hyped up thread for months on an Intrepid long trip with high expectations only to have follow up threads like...
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    TUNA,QUALITY GRADE ,OFF 12-14 DAY TRIPS??

    Can't disagree with you on this one!
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    Amazing Shogun report - 200lb BFT

    Me too! on the Excel in July 2004, 200 miles South
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    www.accuratefishingcom NOT ACCURATE 01/04/14

    That link still works too? http://www.accuratefishing.com/products/dx2/dx2_600n.php
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    www.accuratefishingcom NOT ACCURATE 01/04/14

    Here's the link http://www.accuratefishing.com/products/dpx2/dpx2_500n.php
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    American Angler gets a Super..

    About 299.9
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    11/22/13- Finally a few Cows caught on th Lower Banks

    The Fall season on the Lower Banks started off slow but it looks like the Cows are there if the conditions are right! The Royal Star got (3) 262, 256, 212 262 & 256 The Excel had a few cows with this standout!
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    Need new rubber on the trailer.....

    Some cheap insurance that might just keep you rolling until you get to a safe spot to change a tire if you get a small puncture or flat. http://www.slime.com/
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    Caption Contest - Tackle Day at Fisherman's Landing - Nov 2, 2013

    Here's another fresh one to send to Catalina Offshore
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    Pacific Voyager 4 day limited load (13) "Loren Ruden Memorial" 11/3-11/7 (2) Openings

    UPDATE:10/21/13-TRIP IS FULL This trip was originally Charter Mastered by Loren Ruden who went missing off Oceanside on September 9th and was never found. As a tribute to Loren I have taken over the charter to do what he loved the most, fishing with friends. He wanted a very light load with a...
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    Pacific Voyager 4 day limited load (13) "Loren Ruden Memorial" 11/3-11/7 (2) Openings

    UPDATE: 10/21/13- TRIP IS FULL This trip was originally Charter Mastered by Loren Ruden who went missing off Oceanside on September 9th and was never found. As a tribute to Loren I have taken over the charter to do what he loved the most, fishing with friends. He wanted a very light load...
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    Marine gear /fishing tackle swap meet

    Where is the Swapmeet being held?
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    Blackwater 130# fluoro

    Try Kens Custom Reel 760-967-7335
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    Palmas De Cortez. 256.6# YFT

    Its about time JC got a cow! Hey its not how you get it, but that you got it!!! Nice job!
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    boat "lucky dog" missing off Oceanside

    It's not Loren Ruden
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    Offshore My Friend Loren

    With the limited parking I chartered a yellow school bus from 8am to noon to shuttle people from the free parking areas. Just wave the bus down if your walking or wait as it will be doing round trips.
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    Offshore My Friend Loren

    Not an issue it's the Royal Star. 100% will be refunded
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    Offshore My Friend Loren

    Thank You Pat for all you and your team do each and everyday! :worship:
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    Offshore My Friend Loren

    Mike great story! I invited Loren on that trip when one of my friends had to cancel! He was my 1st call! That's the way he was it wasn't about him! He was schedule to be on my 15 day Los Roca's Charter on the Royal Star in February, that he had on his bucket list for over 6 years. He...
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    Offshore My Friend Loren

    Loren has two Charters schedule on the Pacific Voyager a 1-1/2 on October 20th & a 4 day the first week of November, Please PM if your are on one of these trips so I can let you know what is going on! Thanks
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    Offshore My Friend Loren

    Kevin, I'm on the trip as well Loren and I were looking forward to sharing the rail with you and having many laughs. In his honor I will fill his shoes as the charter master. His smile and laughter will be missed!
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    Offshore My Friend Loren

    He just went out for a few hours with his dog, not to fish.
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    Offshore My Friend Loren

    I don't want this thread to turn into speculation, hearsay, and rumors. Loren didn't own a Bertram and didn't do Meth! Wrong guy! He was a great a husband, brother and father to his three kids, devoted and loyal to all of his friends and family just one hell of a great human being. I...
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    Accurate Caption Contest - Win the New Dauntless - Ends Sept 16th, 2013

    Ooh my god! Dauntless the reel for blondes!
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    Best Cow Reel

    I have a 50wLRS and use it, but it’s not my go to cow reel. But something I findinteresting is my buddy only fishes a Shimano 30w and 50w for cows. Both ofthese reels are stock loaded with Spectra and always maintained. So here's the interesting part, he's alwaysgiving me shit because I have...
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    Offshore Epic fishing on the Apollo on 7-8-13 - 7-9-13

    I found this one on 976 for you! Nice Opah! BFT225
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    Excel 7 Day 7/8/13- 7/15/13 back on the BFT's

    Sure looks like they are!
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    Excel 7 Day 7/8/13- 7/15/13 back on the BFT's

    They got (75) 50-70 pounders on their 1st drift of the trip! Sound like their biting!
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    Win a pair of Minox Binoculars - A $699 Value - Caption Contest Ending July 10, 2013

    WOW these Minox binos feel like your right in the water on the crows nest!
  136. BFT#225-Sashimi

    Big Ass Wahoo @ The Ridge

    This would be post #3:hali_olutta: http://www.bdoutdoors.com/forums/san-diego-long-range-fishing/502109-rooster-some-hoos.html http://www.bdoutdoors.com/forums/san-diego-long-range-fishing/501914-d-water-rr3-report.html
  137. BFT#225-Sashimi

    100 lb. BFT - Bring the right equipment

    Darren sounds like a carbon copy of the end of June /4th of July big BFT's like in 2003-2004
  138. BFT#225-Sashimi

    Royal Star June 2013 6-day (17) BFT 118lbs to 167lbs

    From what started out as marginal fishing and windy conditions they sure ended up the trip with some nice Jumbo BFT's and quality school size BFT's & YFT. Fishing is awesome so far this season all over. From the Royal Star Website- 6/26/13 We finally got things rolling on the offshore...
  139. BFT#225-Sashimi

    100 lb. BFT - Bring the right equipment

    From the Royal Star Website- 6/26/13 We finally got things rolling on the offshore grounds heading back out in rapidly improving conditions to find a couple of cooperative bluefin schools. The first spot was a perfect warm up producing steady action on school size, 25 - 40 fish for a couple...
  140. BFT#225-Sashimi

    Overnight on the Sea Adventure II - looking for intel

    Limits of Fun 6/25/13 Posted by American Angler office The guys had limits of yellowtail and 3 bluefin on this day and a half adventure that returned this morning. Congratulations to jackpot winner, Steven Samarin, with his 34lb bluefin! The crew is taking a 2 day break from the ocean and...
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    100 lb. BFT - Bring the right equipment

    I was on the Excel Braid 8-day and we slid back green Mackerel on them. On the Red Rooster Beth Smith got a 254 and Sam Cornell got a 202 on Mackerel.
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    100 lb. BFT - Bring the right equipment

    Its only overkill when you lose a jumbo. I was in the same boat in 2004 when Ken Corwin told me to take my 50 wide with a 130lb topshot and if they see any big ones don't throw out anything else. Lets just say I'm glad I took his advice otherwise that 225lb BFT in my Avatar would be just a...
  143. BFT#225-Sashimi

    100 lb. BFT - Bring the right equipment

    Royal Star 06/10/13 Another fine day of weather on the offshore grounds made searching for the elusive bft a pleasure. We hit a handfull of spots through early afternoon that produced 35 from 25-40lbs. Unfortunately due to the smaller grade seen throughout this morning, we weren't quite...
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    Indy gets a 100lb bluefin

    Photos are from June 3rd
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    Indy gets a 100lb bluefin

    Man this trip is on fire! On their FB page they have another two fatso's and a couple hanging!
  146. BFT#225-Sashimi

    Indy gets a 100lb bluefin

    Independence June 03, 2013 Holy Smokes … Lots of Potential by Indy Crew 06-03-2013 - What an opportunity we had today. It all started at 0430 when we caught a 110 lb BlueFin Tuna on a jig. After that we short stopped on yellowfin tuna for a couple of hours. 1100 hrs we got on a really good...
  147. BFT#225-Sashimi

    Indy gets a 100lb bluefin

    Man sounds like a killer trip!! "What a day here on the Independence its been busy. I have many more photos to post but just ran out of time today. Jeff will post the report later tonight with the count on BFT over the 100 lb mark....lots of happy faces on the Indy tonight......Art"
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    Indy gets a 100lb bluefin

    They got a few more at first light looks like they are right around 110lbs.
  149. BFT#225-Sashimi

    Intrepid Loftus Martin Short Report

    Man what a tale of two trips completely 180 degrees apart! Just scratching my head on this one. I guess the Excel has some special shark repelent or something! I would rather be on a Long Range trip then work any day! Better luck on the next one. From the Excel Website: As far as...
  150. BFT#225-Sashimi

    Intrepid May 11 trip

    Did you guy's fish with the Excel on the Bank or Clarion?
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    TRINADAD 40

    Yes its SOLD Thanks Curt
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    Win a Pair of AFTCO Transom Bibs - Caption Contest - Ending May 14th, 2013

    Now can I get some AFTCO bibs dad?
  153. BFT#225-Sashimi

    Rail vs. Harness

    I like to have all of my tools in my tool box! <font size=" border=" alt="" 0?="">In February I was on a nice one for about two hours and fought the fish in the harness, on the rail under my right arm on a knee, on the bow with the rod under my left arm using the rod as a shock absorber with...
  154. BFT#225-Sashimi

    GoPro question

    AFTCO makes a go stick for GoPro's
  155. BFT#225-Sashimi

    VINTAGE PHOTO'S

    I know there's some really cool pictures of the "Good Ole Day's" out there. Here's a few samples.
  156. BFT#225-Sashimi

    Help Us Name a New Rod Series!

    Ghost Series Predator Series
  157. BFT#225-Sashimi

    Hooks and Hookset's

    SOLD Thanks Localboy85
  158. BFT#225-Sashimi

    Accurate ATD 12

    I'll take $600.00 no lower as it goes on E-bay on Saturday. Come on BD'ers someone could use this bad boy!
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    Accurate ATD 12

    For sale used Accurate ATD 12 with Coffe free spool. Serviced by Ken's Custom Reels. $650.00 OBO! Will ship at my expense upon reciept of full payment. Glenn
  160. BFT#225-Sashimi

    Congrats to Pete Gray

    After many trips he finally got his cow! 203 YFT "Southern California's Sport Fishing's Voice", the one and only Pete Gray, landed his first deuce shortly following our arrival on the western edge. A scrappy 203 provided Pete the full experience as he pulled for all he was worth, circled...
  161. BFT#225-Sashimi

    AA 1-day Yellowtail Derby Trips

    Early Report from this morning: The guys checked in earlier this morning to let us know that the weather is flat calm and that they had 12 yellowtail on board. Tonight’s one day trip is full, but there is still space on Sat. night – fishing Sunday trip Anyone else going tonight or Saturday...
  162. BFT#225-Sashimi

    Intrepid May 11 L&M trip..15 day

    Some might not know that across the street next to the liquor store M & M Rods has a full tackle shop for items like this at great prices. Grab a Jig :jig:and some Juice.:hali_olutta:
  163. BFT#225-Sashimi

    Furthest South you've caught a BFT on a LR trip?

    That was a trip to remember for sure with a 225 lber. :High_Five The year before we had more quantity. I had (5) over 100, biggest 156lbs:drool::cheers:
  164. BFT#225-Sashimi

    Accurate ATD 12

    Maybe a better question would be is anyone interested in a ATD12 ?:shake::shake:
  165. BFT#225-Sashimi

    Accurate ATD 12

    I had Ken's fill the reel and my notes say we had 615yds on the reel. He stacked it with 130 hollow on the end, not sure what the rest was.
  166. BFT#225-Sashimi

    Accurate ATD 12

    Great Reel make me an offer!
  167. BFT#225-Sashimi

    Accurate ATD 12

    For sale used Accurate ATD 12 with Coffe free spool. Serviced by Ken's Custom Reels. Original price $750.00 Reduced to $600.00 SOLD FOR $600.00 Will ship at my expense upon reciept of full payment. Glenn
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    Royal Star Los Rocas Invitational 15 day late report

    Royal Star Los Rocas Invitational 15 day 2/3/13-2/18/13 The 5th annual Los Rocas Invitational Charter Mastered by Glenn Evans departed on February 3rd with twenty seasoned anglers in search of trophy giant Yellowfin Tuna. With skipper Randy Toussaint at the helm spirits were high as he was...
  169. BFT#225-Sashimi

    So sorry for friends and family of Sean Bickel

    On our 15 day Los Rocas Invitational I dedicated the trip to Sean. He was a fixture on all of our Los rocas Trips and was greatly missed. We had a paid raffle in which we raised $2,000.00 dollars that will be sent to the Jace & Blake memorial trust fund. Bill Roecker was kind enough to dig...
  170. BFT#225-Sashimi

    Indy is on Fuego!

    More like 236 tuna from 100-250lbs with 28 Cows in four day's:drool::drool::appl:
  171. BFT#225-Sashimi

    WINDY LR CONDITIONS

    Dave are you using the MK50W for the chunk too? What kind of topshot? Thanks BFT225
  172. BFT#225-Sashimi

    10-12 Day Trips January 2013

    Finally some reports from the lower zone! Best score looks like the AA & RS AMERICAN ANGLER Report from the boat was as follows: FINISHED WITH A BANG! 1/2/13 The boat called to report on their last morning of fishing. They had 18 more tuna – averaging from 115 – 140lbs. Regular trip...
  173. BFT#225-Sashimi

    RR3

    Oct. 25, 2012 Good evening folks. We are headed up and enjoying decent weather. We now have communication and will be posting reports again. Unfortunately all the smoke has fallen and we don't have any more fishing for a few days. Looking back, what a great trip especially for the first...
  174. BFT#225-Sashimi

    RR3

    Oct. 24, 2012 Good evening folks. We have been out of touch since we got to the bank. We are heading up to the Island to end the trip after great fishing outside. First day we arrived at noon and saw great life but mostly small fish. Once we got the anchor down we started picking off nice...
  175. BFT#225-Sashimi

    Amercian Angler on Cows 10/23/12

    Report from the boat Capt. Ray called tonight and was not able to send through the fish report and pictures, but gave an account of their day. Sounds like there were heartbreaks and triumphs……10 tuna boated and 6 of those were over 200lbs…..Bobby Cass 241, Grant Larson 270, Osamo...
  176. BFT#225-Sashimi

    Royal Polaris on Cows

    Hi folks, Weather was sunny with 10 to15 knots of breeze out of the northwest. We spent the entire day on the anchor landing 13 fish from 140 to 230 pounds. We also had some real heart breakers loosing 2 fish at gaff that were over 250 pounds. We are currently working north to try...
  177. BFT#225-Sashimi

    Royal Polaris on Cows

    Large and in charge <table class="contentpaneopen"><tbody><tr><td vAlign="top">Hi folks, Our weather was a bit breezy today but still plenty of sunshine. We made bait last night and then took off for the Touisant bank where we caught about 15 dorado and one wahoo. We then worked...
  178. BFT#225-Sashimi

    Amercian Angler on Cows 10/23/12

    Redemption Arriving to the new area just as the sun was peeking through the clouds, today was a new day. We were not going to let yesterday get under our skin, and so we stepped up our game & our gear even though we had tough conditions wind-wise, and managed to get to work early. We...
  179. BFT#225-Sashimi

    Cow sized bluefin on the Excel

    July 2005 on the Excell on our way to Alijos found a school of jumbos. We slowed trolled big Macks and slid up on the jumpers. 225lb BFT was my reward.
  180. BFT#225-Sashimi

    Canning Tuna

    Smart & Final alway's has them
  181. BFT#225-Sashimi

    Caption Contest Presented by Bubba Blades - Ending August 7th, 2012

    You only need one hand free to use a Bubba Blade
  182. BFT#225-Sashimi

    Offshore Bluefin 100 pounders, tackle failure.

    Yep I had (5) over 100 with a 156lber on that trip. That 2004 trip wasn't too bad either Darren! BFT225
  183. BFT#225-Sashimi

    Fuel Surcharges

    Royal Star Website! NOTE: Based on fuel price of $2.75/gal. As unpredictable fluctuations in diesel fuel costs impact our price models, we believe in the fairest practice possible when it is necessary to surcharge Royal Star customers. A base price of $2.75 per gallon is included in all...
  184. BFT#225-Sashimi

    Royal Star Tackle Storage

    The photo's are from the trip I'm the Chartermaster on. I use a pre-assigned tackle box system. As you can see the guy's who have rocket lanchers are the ones who need to be on the rack. The others just need access to their boxes. This sytem has worked out awesome with all of the anglers...
  185. BFT#225-Sashimi

    Royal Star Tackle Storage

    Here you go! Port side Starbord side Aft area Galley area
  186. BFT#225-Sashimi

    Roll Call Intrepid CME Trip #7 June 23

    Looks like this trip has some good timing leaving Saturday with the full moon approaching.
  187. BFT#225-Sashimi

    Goodies for the LR Crew

    I bring the entire crew water bottles with thteir names on them. I also bring the Chef all kinds of special cooking items that they can use but don't normally have. I get a bunch of packs of Ogo "Hawaiian seaweed" this makes the Poki off the hook. A case of energy drinks of their choice...
  188. BFT#225-Sashimi

    ATTACHING FLUOROCARBON

    I was on the trip when Dennis Williams caught the 381.1 YFT. He was the only one using a mono topshot. He actualy switched from Fluoro to Mono during the pick bite! BFT 225
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    Fisherman's Processing - Caption Contest - Ending June 18th, 2012

    You have a choice! Fisherman&#8217;s Processing filleted and packaged professionally your way everytime.<?xml:namespace prefix = o ns = "urn:schemas-microsoft-com<img src=" /><o:p></o:p>
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    Bubba Blade's Looking for a Tag Line - Please help - Contest ends Mar 22, 2012

    BUBBA'S BLADE "The next best thing to a bikini wax!"
  191. BFT#225-Sashimi

    Accurate Reels for sale- First Come First served.

    Accurate was finishing up the service this week, I would anticipate they went out and you should recieve them tomorrow or early next week.
  192. BFT#225-Sashimi

    Wooden Tackle Box Pictures and Builders

    The Future of Long Range boxes on the rack! :cheers: Plenty of room for hooks. All of my other tackle is up top out of the way.:daman: BFT225
  193. BFT#225-Sashimi

    Royal Star caught a few 200lbs on the Lower Banks

    We have an opening on the 11 day Los Rocas trip leaving on the 12th. Give Tracy a call if you want to go! BFT 225
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    cow worthy?

    Fish, Depending on how you fish Rail/Standup or combo the 770XH is just fine for 200lb + fish. "LoPreste said he got his best fish ever, a 306-pound yellowfin on a sardine and a 6/0 ringed Super Mutu hook tied to 130-pound Blackwater fluorocarbon leader and 130-pound Line One Spectra. He...
  195. BFT#225-Sashimi

    What rod to match with a ATD 12 Topless

    Go to Ken's in Oceanside he has all ofthe models right there for you to pull on. The 770XH is the perfect rod for standup/rail combo on 100#
  196. BFT#225-Sashimi

    40# stick

    A good glass jig stick is the Calstar West Coast Deckhand Series WCDH-6480 8' 30#-60#
  197. BFT#225-Sashimi

    Tropic Star Lodge Presents - Beat this Caption - Ending Dec 16th, 2010

    TROPIC STAR LODGE WHERE WORLD RECORD BLACK MARLIN GO TO VACATION
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    Tropic Star Lodge Presents - Beat this Caption - Ending Dec 16th, 2010

    TROPIC STAR LODGE WHERE YOUR FISH OF A LIFETIME IS JUST A GAF AWAY Tropic Star Lodge World Class Marlin
  199. BFT#225-Sashimi

    Cows, Super Cows, and ?

    MLV Cow Mike Livingston Vagabond Mike Lackey Vagabond
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    COWZILLA is 406 pounds

    Congrats to all, This is huge for San Diego Longe Range fishing. Maybe the IGFA will finally give us our due?
  201. BFT#225-Sashimi

    Name your favorite tackle shop

    Ken's is the Place for sure!:appl::appl:
  202. BFT#225-Sashimi

    Getting excited! Tomorrows the day!

    Don't forget your towel:bath:
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    2010 Super Cows

    11/09/10 Posted: 08:14:00 While we did put together another worthy day down here in the big fish zone, including our/the "first" three hundred pounder of the season that weighed in at a solid 320, we were thoroughly humbled in the process by a hook to land ratio that bit us in the rear. It was...
  204. BFT#225-Sashimi

    2010 Super Cows

    Don't want to steal the boats thunder;), but I was told a Super was caught yesterday! :appl: This is just a great start to Cow season!:drool::drool:
  205. BFT#225-Sashimi

    Or trade,Pro Gear 545

    Calicokid I sent you a PM
  206. BFT#225-Sashimi

    Pro Gear 545 and 454

    Ray do you still have the 545?
  207. BFT#225-Sashimi

    Is a Calstar GF 700xh strong enough for cows?

    Yes On the Intrepid Ross Leonard of Pacifica caught a 332-pound tuna on a sardine and a 5/0 ringed Super Mutu hook tied to 100-pound Blackwater fluorocarbon and 130-pound Line One Spectra on an Avet 30 reel and a Calstar 700 XH rod.<?xml:namespace prefix = o ns =...
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    LR cow killer to take the mound tomorrow against hte Pads

    They are going with a 4 man rotation and he is the 5th starter. He will be in the bullpen for the Sunday game. Tillman at age 22 is on of the Orioles top prospects and pitched a No-No in triple A prior to moving to the bigs. Last year he had to face Derek Jeter while he tried to...
  209. BFT#225-Sashimi

    The BIG Game...Pads vs, O's 6-18

    Long Range Cow Killer (during the off season) Chris Tillman will take the mound tomorrow against the Pads. Tillman at age 22 is on of the Orioles top prospectsand pitche a No-No in triple A prior to moving to the bigs BFT-225
  210. BFT#225-Sashimi

    Top Gun 80 ???

    On trips I was on returning around the 4th of july we had nice BFT's 2004 a #225# 2003 five over 100# with a 156# 2002 60#- 80# fish I would stick with Early July
  211. BFT#225-Sashimi

    Fisherman's Processing

    Your absolutley correct if you launch out of Shelter Island you could alway's go to Mario's and drop your fish off then go back and take your boat out!:rolleyes::rolleyes::shake::shake:
  212. BFT#225-Sashimi

    Fisherman's Processing

    Chris, I'm glad someone doesn't think every post has an ulterior motive!:rolleyes::rolleyes:<?xml:namespace prefix = v ns = "urn:schemas-microsoft-com:vml" /><v:shapetype id=_x0000_t75 coordsize="21600,21600" o:spt="75" o:preferrelative="t" path="[email protected]@[email protected]@[email protected]@[email protected]@5xe" filled="f" stroked="f">...
  213. BFT#225-Sashimi

    Fisherman's Processing

    :jig:
  214. BFT#225-Sashimi

    Fisherman's Processing

    FYI I use 5-Star!!!
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    Fisherman's Processing

    While I was at the Day of the Docks I took the opportunity to stop by the new Fisherman's Processing Facility. www.fishermansprocessing.com/index.html <?xml:namespace prefix = o ns = "urn:schemas-microsoft-com</B> <o:p></o:p> The new facility has all of the state of the art...
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    Day at the Docks tomorrow

    Monarch School is a great cause! I was the Project Manager on the School when it was built in 2000 and have supported it since. I know the school and program inside and out!!!
  217. BFT#225-Sashimi

    bigggg fish on the Royal Polaris

    Dave what year was that we fished the Shogun and nailed the 80-100 BFT with Bruce and Norm?
  218. BFT#225-Sashimi

    bigggg fish on the Royal Polaris

    2004 there where a few 200+ BFT caught on 8 day trips.:appl: Doesn't hurt to have at least one of your cow setup with you rather than in the garage!;) lets just say I was glad I brought mine! BFT#225
  219. BFT#225-Sashimi

    phenix,calstar,seeker,wind on guides,sic,rods

    Can you identify the rods from left to right? Thanks
  220. BFT#225-Sashimi

    tsunami

    NOAA's National Weather Service <INPUT type=image alt="Map of Forecast Area" src="http://www.srh.noaa.gov/wwamap/png/hfo.png" align=middle name=map> BULLETIN TSUNAMI MESSAGE NUMBER 14 NWS PACIFIC TSUNAMI WARNING CENTER EWA BEACH HI 753 AM HST SAT FEB 27 2010 TO - CIVIL DEFENSE IN...
  221. BFT#225-Sashimi

    Super Seeker SS270-7

    No Thanks on the Freebie at $150:rofl::rolleyes::rolleyes: PM's sent!
  222. BFT#225-Sashimi

    Super Seeker SS270-7

    BUMP :Rambo_Throwing_Kniv:Rambo_Throwing_Kniv:Rambo_Throwing_Kniv:Rambo_Throwing_Kniv:Rambo_Throwing_Kniv
  223. BFT#225-Sashimi

    Just When You Think You Have Seen It All

    Long Range Fishing out of San Diego does it get any better! It's stories like this that keeps us coming back for more! Awesome story! BFT#225
  224. BFT#225-Sashimi

    Super Seeker SS270-7

    There has to be someone out there looking for this rod?
  225. BFT#225-Sashimi

    Super Seeker SS270-7

    Willing to look at trades for a cow rod!!!
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    Super Seeker SS270-7

    A few Real pictures!
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    Super Seeker SS270-7

    I have a brand new never used SS270-7' Blank SS-CLB706 12lb-20lb $225 OBO Glenn http://charkbait.com/cs/csrodskrSuperS.htm
  228. BFT#225-Sashimi

    Boat Scales

    <o:p></o:p> <o:p></o:p> Surfdoc I would agree. Definitely more accurate than taping as we have seen the numbers all over the place once weighed on land.<o:p></o:p> <o:p></o:p> Interesting test was done on a super cow on the American Angler to check the scales on the boat as well as on...
  229. BFT#225-Sashimi

    First 2010 Super

    Randy had the fish weight on the boat scale as #378 and on the dock scale it weighed #381.1 So what was your theory again? Great catch and congrats on your fish in the picture!
  230. BFT#225-Sashimi

    Royal Star get 1st Super Cow on Lower banks

    ;) Im pretty sure I stated the location as the 1st super cow on the lower banks!:imdumb::rolleyes: No disrespect to the RRIII:rolleyes::rolleyes:
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    Royal Star get 1st Super Cow on Lower banks

    Yes hes is we are ready to go!!!
  232. BFT#225-Sashimi

    Royal Star get 1st Super Cow on Lower banks

    Looks like the Royal Star ended up with a nice mixed bag of fish including some big one's. So huge congratulations on the first three hundred pounder of the fall 2009 long range season go to Mark Oliver pictured here with his stocky three thirteen. Way to go! BFT225
  233. BFT#225-Sashimi

    Let the games begin! Royal Polaris gets 1st cow on lower banks

    T-Jr. are you ready bro? 11/08/09 Well I got the photos all squared away today as there was no shortage of material. The fall big fish season has officially begun on Royal Star as we acted on information from our good friend Billy Santiago that led to a fine day of pure trophy yellowfin...
  234. BFT#225-Sashimi

    Let the games begin! Royal Polaris gets 1st cow on lower banks

    Good luck I leave the same day for 11 day's on the Royal Star with my fellow Los Rocas brothers! BFT225
  235. BFT#225-Sashimi

    Let the games begin! Royal Polaris gets 1st cow on lower banks

    The skipper Billy called into Lets talk Hookup on the sat phone with the report!
  236. BFT#225-Sashimi

    Let the games begin! Royal Polaris gets 1st cow on lower banks

    Good news for the upcoming fall trips!!!! Royal Polaris lands cow this morning, hopefully it's just the start of great things to come!
  237. BFT#225-Sashimi

    World-record yellowfin may be on the hook

    SDA, I know the fish was taped!!!!:rolleyes: That was my point the boat scales give you a more realistic weight than taping them!!:imdumb: You can argue all you want about accuracy!:argue: The 381.1 was weighed on the boat at about 382+ and was thrown into the RSW and lost very little...
  238. BFT#225-Sashimi

    World-record yellowfin may be on the hook

    It goes to show you how accurate the boat scales can be over measuring them! Congrats on another great fish. &#12288; &#12288; Lot's of rumors that it was going over 400lbs. I had my fingers crossed that we would see the 1st one landed! &#12288; &#12288; IGFA Update on the 381.1 on the Royal...
  239. BFT#225-Sashimi

    Jeremy Lusk was killed in crash

    RIP Jeremy Lusk - Help raise money for his family this weekend at Primm In an effort to help support the Lusk family and pay respects to Jeremy, we will be selling Metal Mulisha "RIP Lusk" stickers at Battle at Primm this weekend. For $20, you can get a set of 2 stickers (attached - 12 x 12...
  240. BFT#225-Sashimi

    RSW Weight Loss

    This may help a little bit.;) I was on the trip my roommate Dennis Williams caught the 381.1 YFT weighed in at the certified scales at the dock.:urno1: A few things that helped with weight loss was the fish was gaffed perfect. :appl: This helped with excessive blood loss. The fish weighed...
  241. BFT#225-Sashimi

    "We are FULL" Royal Polaris 1/1 Thru 1/19 17 Day

    "No More Room For Giants" Hello everyone; Well it's not much I can say about this trip, just it was OUTSTANDING!!! We had an excellent day of Yellowfin tuna fishing. We had fish up to 270 pounds, with many in the 140 to 180 catogory. The weather was just gorgeous again, with a slight...
  242. BFT#225-Sashimi

    Intrepid 12/26-01/05

    I will assume that you don't own any part of the Intrepid and most likely that will be the only long range vessel you will fish.:rolleyes::smash: If there are any issues between the long range vessels, the owner's can deal with them as with any other business.;) When did it become the...
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    Super Cows continue

    The big #375 fish on the AA weighed in at #360 at the dock. They re-weighed it again with the boat scale attached and it also weighed #360 to confirm the boat scale was accurate. It lost quite a bit of weight with the multiple gaff wounds! #375 Official weight on the boat!
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    Dave's two 300 # fish, first ever on a single trip ?

    Dave that sucks it didn't make the 300 by a FREAKIN pound!!!!barf You still had an epic trip!:cheers::appl::daman: You need to talk them into getting a scale!;) The final weigh in results 302.5-299 305-296.2 305-296 313.6-316.6 325-331 336-345
  245. BFT#225-Sashimi

    Super Cows continue

    (22) supercows!!! :appl::appl::appl::daman::daman: AMERICAN ANGLER: Two will make it into the top ten list! 300.5 347 368:urno1: 375:urno1: EXCEL: 302.1-Kyle Menath 303.8-Mike Spagnuolo 309-Bob Smisek 311-Dennin Peterson 321-Bob Reid 345- Chris Kumai INTREPID: Note these fish are...
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    Dave's two 300 # fish, first ever on a single trip ?

    CATCH a THREE and RIDE for FREE... Beginning Nov 1st 2008 any angler who lands a Jackpot Legal type of Yellowfin Tuna on the Intrepid will receive a Free trip of equal value. This means you may use the cost of the trip you landed the 300 lber on towards the cost of another trip. Any Trip!!! If...
  247. BFT#225-Sashimi

    Super Cows continue

    The Christmas 10 Day trips are getting some real quality fish right now!:worship: You have to give props to the following boats that were lucky enough to hook and land them!:appl: AMERICAN ANGLER: Two will make it into the top ten list! 300.5 347 368:urno1: 375:urno1...
  248. BFT#225-Sashimi

    Wahoo-Dad gets two cows in one day..

    Way to Kill em :daman:Dave!:2gunsfiring_v1::2gunsfiring_v1::cow: :cow: :deadhorse :deadhorse I can't wait for the detailed trip report!:appl: BFT225
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    Best reel guy! Can't beat it! Ken's Custom Reel

    Another thing most people don't know is he will sell your reels for you and he has used reels for sale at Killer prices. All used reels are completed torn apart and all the upgrades are done before they go on the shelf for sale. They have a complete tackle shop and the latest Fishworks...
  250. BFT#225-Sashimi

    Your long range outfitter

    Ken's for sure if you live in SD. He goes out of his way for the Long range guy's and is in contact daily with a few LR boats, so he knows whats happening at all times.
  251. Dennis Williams 381.1 Royal Star November 2008

    Dennis Williams 381.1 Royal Star November 2008

  252. Dennis Williams & Randy Tousiant W/ Red Rooster III in the background

    Dennis Williams & Randy Tousiant W/ Red Rooster III in the background

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  261. BFT#225-Sashimi

    Royal Polaris 12/6-12/22 16 day (61) Cows

    Come on Dave step off the bandwagon for a few minutes and give them some props!:):) That would be like me comparing our 11 day trip to yours!LOL:eek: I think we got a few three's and one was almost the one you have been looking for!;):rolleyes::D:D FYI I know Ken Price and he has done...
  262. BFT#225-Sashimi

    Royal Polaris 12/6-12/22 16 day (61) Cows

    12/22/08 Merry Christmas! RP Finds 68 Cows By Bill Roecker Roy Rose docked Royal Polaris at Fisherman’s Landing December 23, just in time for Christmas. His 16-day Izorline trip with chartermaster Howard Hada of Cerritos appeared to be the third-best ever, with the counting still going...
  263. BFT#225-Sashimi

    Royal Polaris 12/6-12/22 16 day (61) Cows

    Final count (68) with (7) more at the dock Par for the course on the boats that have the experience in Cow town! :2gunsfiring_v1::profile::appl: :deadhorse
  264. BFT#225-Sashimi

    Royal Polaris 12/6-12/22 16 day (61) Cows

    How many more:cow:'S???
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    Royal Polaris 12/6-12/22 16 day (61) Cows

    :lux:Sounds like the RP had an epic trip. Final count (68) with the (7) weighed in at the dock!!!! :worship: (4) anglers get (5):cow::cow::cow::cow::cow: each!!! Thing are about the same aboard the Royal Polaris. Weather continues to be a damper on our move north. The crew continued to do...
  266. BFT#225-Sashimi

    Excel 16 Day Braid trip 11/28-12/14

    12/14/08 Excel Roundup Gets Braid Cows By Bill Roecker Bill Poole was at the dock to meet his boat December 14, when skipper Justin Fleck docked the 124-footer at Fisherman’s Landing with the first big haul of tuna over 200 pounds. There were 23 cows aboard. Five belonged to jet...
  267. BFT#225-Sashimi

    Intrepid cows

    So how many of those free trips for fish over 300 so far?:urno1::drool::lux:
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    Top Ten Long Range Tuna from San Diego

    :urno1:The 381.1-pound yellowfin tuna brought in by Dennis Williams of Carlsbad the day before Thanksgiving has found a high place for itself on the top ten tuna list. Rich Holland deserves some credit here for helping to create and maintain the list since the 90's. Here’s how the revised...
  269. BFT#225-Sashimi

    Video of 381# YFT on Royal Star Caught By Dennis Williams

    Here's the video as they hoisted it on the scales. Record tuna caught BFT225 Now YFT265
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    381 Lb Cow!

    Who's Dennis Wlson?
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    Hurricane Bank on a 10 Day trip

    With most of the fall trips being 10 day's and the lower banks not producing the cows yet:cow:, what would the chances be of going to the Hurricane bank?:profile::skullbone Would it be a big gamble?:worship: Do you think with the chance at the cows and the recent success it would be worth...
  272. BFT#225-Sashimi

    "Breaking News" from the Long Range Code Goup

    I glad you seen the humor in the post!:rofl::shake: BFT225
  273. BFT#225-Sashimi

    Would you watch this TV show about Off-Road racing?

    I know alot of you had posted comments on the Desert Assassins Reality TV show and Personal attacks on Cameron Steele,:Death_To_Above::frehya2::hali_blablalba::imdumb: but without his and the entire DA team Steve's outcome would have been seriously worse and possible life threating.;):rolleyes...
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    Mom is asking for prayers for her son (shot in Baja)

    I know alot of you had posted comments on the Desert Assassins Reality TV show and Personal attacks on Cameron Steele,:Death_To_Above::frehya2::hali_blablalba::imdumb: but without his and the entire DA team Steve's outcome would have been seriously worse and possible life threating.;):rolleyes...
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    "Breaking News" from the Long Range Code Goup

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    More on "Code Groups", direct from Tim Ekstrom

    I'm sure all of you code group experts choose your fishing trips based on code groups!!!:nopity::argue::rofl::rofl: If you want to go on a long range trip you i'm sure it's based on Budget, length of trip and time of year!;):rolleyes: Do the math not to many options or spots...
  277. BFT#225-Sashimi

    Anyone on the Blackwater RP Trip Nov 16-26?

    Really I heard about that trip! :rofl: I heard those guys can even fish too!:urno1: Sounds like a fun trip, looking forward to it!:beerbang:
  278. BFT#225-Sashimi

    Would you watch this TV show about Off-Road racing?

    Thanks for all of the feedback good or bad it’s all good!.:argue: I even like that some of you have sense of humor too!:frehya2: <?xml:namespace prefix = o ns = "urn:schemas-microsoft-com:daman: Kind of like Deadliest Catch when it 1st aired. It's all about the...
  279. BFT#225-Sashimi

    Would you watch this TV show about Off-Road racing?

    We are looking for your feedback for the networks that are currently reviewing.;) Your feedback is important!:argue: DA Style off road racing reality!:beerbang: So what did you think?:confused::confused: Dessert Assassins show pilot "CLICK HERE" BFT#225 :cool:
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    Bluefin fishing.....

    Fish around the 4th of July on a Long range trip!:drool:
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    Braid 8 Day Royal Star 11 Day