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    Handing off to help folks out is a wonderful act of kindness. Thank you for keeping people...

    Handing off to help folks out is a wonderful act of kindness. Thank you for keeping people fishing sir
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    Success Sportfishing or Others?

    I have chartered the Success for three days in early October only 6 of us fishing hopefully targeting big bluefin
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    Best On board fish handling??

    American Angler for sure
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    Ling cod set ups.

    If you are fishing shallow the 5 and 6 inch swim baits work great. Recently my group caught limits shallow. We had a big one that had eaten about a third of a just legal Ling came up hitch hiking. I had not seen one eat another before
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    AA Ken's Custom Reel 7-Day

    Excellent report. I agree the talks with Brian are a must hear. A great operation from Lori, to the skippers, crew and chef. If you have not been on the AA please give her a shot.
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    New Rayanne

    A group of us from central and southern California made the drive to Sausalito and fished salmon for two days on the New Rayann. I am super impressed with Captain Johnny. The boat is spotless and he is dialed in on salmon fishing. He is energetic and truly enjoys taking people fishing. His deck...
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    shears to cut braid?

    Wiss shears. Get them at Home Depot for about 16 bucks. Work great
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    How to Treat Seasickness

    Scopas does not cause as extreme dry mouth as the patch , but does slightly. If you take two pills then you will notice the dry mouth.
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    Offshore A bunch of 300+ pound Bluefin landed.

    The Success does an excellent job hooking and catching those big bluefin..definite boat to get on for a chance at one
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    RR3 5 day report

    Great book
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    Where's Jeff from Indy?

    Royal Polaris
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    7/27 Mission Belle Fail

    I will fish the Mission Bell anytime. Great skipper and operation. Not everyday on water is as we as anglers hope it to be, but that boat gets its fair share of excellent days
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    American Angler 6 Day

    I have a late opening on my 6 day charter on American Angler. Trip leaves July 15 and returns on July 21st. Last year's trip had amazing yellowfin tuna fishing at Guadalupe Island. Several over 100 pounds with biggest going 167. Very easy going group on this trip. Love fishing and enjoy our time...
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    What was your first SD long range trip? Over 5 days to qualify!

    83 or 84. 9 day trip on the Royal Polaris. Bob Dutcher was charter master. Skipper was Steve Loomis. Fished San Pablo Bay area for yellowtail, then rest of the trip at Aliso rocks catching 40-90 pound yellowfin tuna and some wahoo. Caught my first 3 wahoo, have one mounted in my house to this day.
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    Vintage Wahoo Jig?

    I am sitting in the galley of the Royal Polaris many years ago. Boat is trolling for wahoo. Someone hooks up on the troll. I come running out to the deck to grab my wahoo rod. I had tied on a brand new gold hopkins jig, they were pricey as I recall. Rollo meets me with my rod in hand. He hands...
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    Vintage Wahoo Jig?

    Gold Hopkins caught many wahoo on them in the 80's. They would still work today
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    Captain Jimmy bombs

    I was taught to make a double leader using 100 pound floro. Works very well and have caught a few with one leader still hanging on while other was bitten through
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    Pacific Star Sportfishing License Suspended

    I have also dealt with Game Wardens many times as a previous writer mentioned. I have had pleasant professional encounters the majority of the time. Checking limits, size of fish etc. Recently on a trip an angler forgot his license. No ticket issued a computer check at a later time by warden to...
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    The big X is in them at Hurricane

    What size hook is best for those larger baits?
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    Offshore Voyager October 2nd

    Arrived at Seaforth Sportfishing early afternoon October 1. Once our group began to arrive we went for a nice meal at El Indio. Back to the landing and waited for the Voyager to arrive from its overnight charter. We boarded about 9:30 and headed to the bait barge. Nice sardines and in real good...
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    Truline Info

    Yes they are fast taper rods. I will get a couple of photos
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    Truline Info

    I came across three Truline rods. One has numbers SN775, One has the numbers SN776 and the last has the numbers SN770. They are light rods probably fish 15-25 pound on them. Curious if anyone knows about these type of Truelines.
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    Offshore tip the crew asshole!!!!!

    I always give the crew the jp money. I was taught that way . They work very hard and usually show great appreciation when they get that money to split up. On the rare occasion that the crew were not up to speed I still gave the pot but I will let them know what I did not like. Not to say my way...
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    Bob Sands Tackle/R.P. 15 Day leaving 4-23-16

    We would love to join you for dinner. We will find you friday
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    Bob Sands Tackle/R.P. 15 Day leaving 4-23-16

    I just ran across this post. Myself and three of my friends will be on this trip on the Royal Polaris. Will be my first time on the Royal since the early ninties. Fished with Wahoodad back then. Watched him catch a 200 pounder on the chunk. We are very excited to be back on the boat. Will be are...
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    Great Prizes

    Just a heads up Friends of Rollo has a monthly prize give away on their Bloody Decks Forum. This month it is a $500 package from Seagaur. Last month it was an Aftco package. Just go to the forum page and enter for the monthly drawings. Great deal
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    Tuna killers wanted!

    I am thinking about heading up that way. Is it possible to help out with some numbers or other info. Please PM me. Thanks
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    FOR SALE 5 DAY SHOGUN TRIP

    It may have sold at 1:30 for $900
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    FOR SALE 5 DAY SHOGUN TRIP

    Well I thought if someone wanted to discuss the trip they would just call me, like 8-10 folks have already. I am asking $900. Sorry for the inconvieance to all of you. My bad.
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    FOR SALE 5 DAY SHOGUN TRIP

    5 day certificate on the Shogun for 2010 valued at $1575. May be used on any 5 day trip or the certificate may be used to upgrade to a longer trip. Great price and oppertunity. Contact Howard at (805) 598-3401
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    Aloha Spirit Charter Opening

    I have two openings on a charter aboard the Aloha Spirit out of Capt. Hooks Sportfishing. The trip is on Sept. 16th and is limited to 14 anglers. Cost is $110. We will be targeting sea bass and Calico bass. If intrested e-mail me at [email protected] Howard
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    Aloha Spirit Charter openings

    I have two openings aboard the Aloha Spirit out of Capt. Hooks Sportfishing. The trip is on Sept. 16th and is limited to 14 anglers. We will be targeting Sea Bass and Calicos. Cost is $110. If intrested e-mail me at [email protected] Howard
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    Offshore 3 day Sea Adventure 80

    Left on Sunday night on a 3 day on the Sea Adventure 80. I have been chartering this boat for the last three years and the Sea Adventure for several years before that. The last 6 years Terry has run our trip. I learned at the dock that Terry would be at the wheel for this trip. He is a great...
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    Late openings 3 day Sea Adventure 80

    Due to illness I have just had two openings on my 3 day charter on the Sea Adventure 80. The trip is July 20, 21 and 22nd. Boat leaves on July 19th. All meals included. Call me at (805) 598-3401 if you would like to join us next week. The tuna are biting.
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    Santa Barbara

    Good news for those of you in the Santa Barbara area. The water on the beach is warming up and cleaning up. The calico bass are starting to bite finally. Today I fished with 21 teens on the Stardust out of Santa Barbara. This was a trip with a youth group from Santa Maria. The calico bass bit...