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  1. slief

    Need prop advice Honda BF15 on 14’ aluminum boat, poor performance at 3200 ft Altitude

    I have a 2003 Crestliner 14’ aluminum boat with built in decks. The boat is kind of on the heavy side for the existing motor. The boat likely weighs around 1500-2000 pounds dry. It’s fitted with a 2003 Honda BF15 4 stroke. I recently moved from So. Cal to Montana and noticed that the boats...
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    Gunnel Mount 12v Electric Stainless Steel Chum Grinder In Good Working Condition

    Up for sale is my 12v electric gunnel mount chum grinder. I bought this new several years ago. I used it a couple times before selling my boat. This has sat my my storage shed ever since. I had planned on buying another boat so I held onto it but the new boat isn’t happening anytime soon. You...
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    Like New Avet SX 6/4 2 Speed Reel Blue Used Once spooled with Spectra. In original Box with manual!

    Up for sale is a like new (used only once) Avet SX 6/4 2 speed blue right hand reel in like new condition with original box. There isn’t a nick or scratch on it. This one is NOT the MC Cast Version. It’s spooled with Spectra and 25 pound mono top shot. Included is the original box with manual...
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    New NAVPOD PowerPod 5"x5" Uncut Free Standing Electronics Swivel Mount Enclosure

    Up for sale is a new NAVPOD Power Pod PP31. I bought this for my boat to mount my autopilot but never ended up using it. It's brand new with the original box, hardware and mounting instructions. It will support a display up to 5"x5". The overall dimensions are: 5.5" wide by 7" tall. It features...
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    12v Electric Stainless Steel Gunnel Mount Chum Grinder In Good Working Condition

    Up for sale is my 12v electric gunnel mount chum grinder. I bought this new several years ago. I used it a couple times before selling my boat. This has sat my my storage shed ever since. I had planned on buying another boat so I held onto it but the new boat isn’t happening anytime soon. You...
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    New Avet SX MC 6/4 Blue right hand reel paired with Calstar WCDH 270-8C Rod

    Up for sale is a new/never used Avet SX M/C 6/4 Blue right hand reel. Includes original box. Spooled with Spectra braid with a 25 pound top shot and paired with an unused Calstar WCDH 270-8C Rod. Also includes an Avet reel cover. Local pickup in Simi Valley. Priced to sell at $350. PM me if you...
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    Avet SX 6/4 Blue Used once with Calstar CDH-270-HC

    Up for sale is a like new (used only once) Avet SX 6/4 2 speed blue right hand reel in like new condition with original box. This one is NOT the MC Cast Version. Spooled with Spectra and 25 pound mono top shot. Paired with Calstar Model WCDH-270-8HC, 8’ in length, for 15-40 lb line fiberglass...
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    Beautiful Like New Custom Calstar 760L Roller Tip Tuna Rod With Aftco Aluminum Reel Seat

    Up for sale a like new custom Calstar 760L that is built to take abuse. This is a great Tuna rod and is in like new condition. I bought it a handful of years back and it’s sat in my garage since selling my boat. It’s in perfect condition. Asking $225 which is a steal for this rod. Specs are...
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    New/Unused Built in 2 tray tackle box tackle compartment

    Up for sale is a new/unused 2 tray tackle storage compartment. The bezzle and door is constructed of heavy duty 1/2” thick marine starboard and has a stainless hinge. The bezzle measures: 17.25” x 10” The cutout measures: 15.6” x 8” x 9.6” Deep. It includes two Plano 14” x 9” tackle trays...
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    Daiwa Emblem Pro Rod and Reel 12’ high end Surf Fishing Combo

    For for sale is a Daiwa Emblem Pro Surf Fishing setup. This is a very light weight high end matched surf fishing combo. I bought this combo brand new and handful of years back for a trip to Cabo and used it there to try to catch rooster fish. It’s sat in my rod rack in the garage ever since. The...
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    New Taco Marine 3 Rod Aluminum Kite Rod Holders Cheap!

    Clearing out the garage. Up for sale is a new Taco Marine Aluminum 3 Way Kite Rod Holder. What you see is what you get. T These retail for $190 each. Selling for $100 Local pickup in Simi Valley. PM Me if you are interested. Specs are: Constructed of marine grade anodized aluminum, makes...
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    Like New Shimano Talavera TEC60MRS 6’ Roller Tip Big Game Rod Cheap

    Clearing out my extra equipment. Way too much gear. LOL I have a like new Shimano Talavera TEC60MRS roller tip rod. I dont know if I even used this one one. Asking $50 Local Pickup Simi Valley PM Me if you are interested. Specs are: Talavera rods were designed and crafted with quality materials...
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    Like New Daiwa Saltist STW70MF 7’ Conventional Rod Cheap!

    Up for sale is two like new Daiwa Saltist STW70MF conventional rod. It took a couple trips on my boat and may have been used once or twice. Local pickup in Simi Valley $50 each or $90 for the pair. PM me if you are interested. Specs are: DAIWA SALTIST BOAT STW70MF CONVENTIONAL ROD...
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    Brand New Shimano Terez TZCX66XH Casting Rod Pearl White

    Up for sale is a brand new Shimano TZCX66XH casting rod. It still has the price tag on it. My loss is your gain. Reduce to $175 local pickup in Simi Valley. Details: 6'6" 65-200lb line Power- Extra Heavy Action- Extra Fast Shimano Terez Casting Rods are the latest and greatest saltwater rods...
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    New/Unused Daiwa Luna 253 with Shimano Teramar TMC-X80H Rod

    Up for sale is an unused Daiwa Luna 253 Reel mounted to a new Shimano Teramar TMC-X80H rod. Neither have been used but instead have been sitting in my garage. The Luna is spooled with Spectra too.This same combo costs well over over $400. Reduce to $290 for the setup. Pickup in Simi Valley. PM...
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    New Avet SX 5:3 with Custom Seeker 270L Blue Wrap Fuji Guides, Hypolon with Trigger

    Up for sale is a new/Never used Avet SX 5:3 right hand reel (original box included). It’s spooled with Spectra. It’s mounted on a like new custom wrapped Seeker 270L with blue wrap, Fuji guides, and a hypolon trigger grip. This is a great casting setup! Price reduced to $225 for the combo...
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    Beautiful Ocean Tamer custom tear drop medium long neck marine bean bags

    Up for sale is a pair of Ocean Tamer Marine medium sized 2 tone tear drop long neck bean bag chairs. The center insert is white and the sides are gray. These were never even used on the boat and have only seen a little use in my house. They will clean up to like new condition. No tears or signs...
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    Lunar LED Polaris Spreader Lights new in the box

    I have a set of 3 brand new in the box Lunar LED Spreader Lights. I bought these from BOE Marine a handful of years back for around $140 each.. I am looking to get $125 including free shipping to the continental US for the set of 3. These are high quality LED spreader lights unlike some of the...
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    5 gallons Quick Silver Synthetic DFI 2 stroke oil 2.5 gallons each jug CHEAP

    I have two 2.5 gallon jugs of new Quick Silver synthetic DFI 2 stroke oil. One of the jugs has a crack in it and leaked some of the oil in the sealed bag but the oil is fine. You can pour what leaked into the bag into another jug or into your oil mix. They are in the original Quick Silver 5...
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    New Standard Horizon HX850S Portable Floating VHF Radio with integrated GPS & DSC

    Up for sale is a new, never used Standard Horizon HX850S portable floating Hand Held VHF Radio with built in 12 channel GPS and DSC. I bought this a handful of years back for my ditch bag but it never even made it on my boat. It sat in the box since being purchased new. The only thing I did was...
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    New Danielson 34” Conical Crap/Lobster hoopnets

    I have 6 brand new Danielson 34” conical hoopnets. These are brand new and were never used. They still have teh tags on them. I also have a few new bait traps and rope that will be included if you take them all. They have sat in my garage since I bough them new. $20 each or all 6 for $100. Local...
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    Shimano Tyrnos 30II two speed in great condition

    Up for sale is a Shimano Tyrnos 30II reel in great condition. This was hardly used. I took it out on my boat a few times after buying new but then sold my boat a handful of years ago. SOLD! This is spooled with mono. Specs are: Through the years, Shimano® has produced some of the very best...
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    Shimano Torium 16 star drag bait casting reel in great condition

    I have a used Shimano Torium 16. I bought it new several years ago. It got very little use but does have some scratches. It's spooled with spectra. SOLD!
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    New Shurflo Bait Sentry 800 Livewell pump with custom Starboard mount

    Up for sale is a new Shurflo Bait Sentry 800 live well pump. I made a custom Starboard mount for it so it would mount cleanly in my boat but sold the boat before ever installing it. It can be removed from the mount by loosening the two stainless straps. It's new and has never been installed or...
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    New Shurflow Bait Sentry 1100 Magnetic Drive 1100 GPH Live Well Pump

    Up for sale is a brand new in the package New Shurflow Bait Sentry 1100 Magnetic Drive 1100 GPH live well pump. Sold Pictures taken today. Specs as follows: Name BAIT SENTRY™ 1100 Magnetic Drive 1100 GPH Model Numbers OEM/Aftermarket 1700-020-030, 1700-021-031 Description 12 VDC...
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    Top Shot 4' long 3" spread gaff like new

    Up for sale a Top Shot 4' long 3" spread gaff. I bought this for my boat and it took a few rides on it but was only used a couple times. It's in perfect condition. These are very expensive gaffs that are built like tanks and are insanely sharp. I don't think you can buy a better gaff. Price...
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    ACR RLB-36 Globalfix Pro 406mhz GPS Epirb

    Up for sale is an ACR RLB-36 Globalfix Pro 406mhz GPS Epirb. The battery has been expired for a handful of years. I sold my boat a while back and it's sat in storage. The batteries are still good and it passes all electronic tests including the battery charge test. I bought this new from BOA...
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    Nikon Stabileyes 14x40 Water Proof Digitally Stabilized Marine Binoculars

    SOLD! I am selling my like new Nikon StabilEyes model 8211 14x40 image stabilized binoculars. My wife bought these new for me as a gift but I ended up selling boat before I got to use them on it. I used them 2 times on a charter and they have sat in my house since then. They work perfect and...
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    Jabsco 62026 SEARCHLIGHT 5" MOTORIZED REMOTE CONTROL SPOT/FLOOD BOAT OR RV Sold

    Up for sale is a brand new/unused Jabsco 62026 5" motorized remote control spot light. I bought this for my boat and never used or installed it. I paid several hundred for this light. My loss is your gain. Included is the remote, the 15' cable, the light, instructions and even some extra...
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    Mercury Optimax 1999-2009 Alternator. 889955 8470 Also fits Mercruiser NEW! SOLD

    Up for sale is a brand new Mercury P/N 889955 alternator. I got this so I had a spare alternator for my 1999 Optimax 150's. I ended up upgrading my engines and no longer need this. It is brand new & never used or installed. It fits a wide range of Mercury, Mercruiser, Mariner engines as well as...
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    Cannon Unitroll manual telescoping downriggers with Gimble mount and rod holder

    Up for sale are my Cannon Unitroll manual telescoping downriggers. They include gimble mounts and rod holders as well as the downrigger weights with the clips. They are in great condition. What you see is what you get. Sold.
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    Cannon Unitroll manual telescoping downriggers with Gimble mount and rod holder

    Up for sale are my Cannon Unitroll manual telescoping downriggers. They include gimble mounts and rod holders as well as the downrigger weights with the clips. They are in great condition. What you see is what you get. SOLD
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    1999 Glacier Bay 2680 26' Pilot House Cat New Engines New Electronics Fresh Trailer

    Boat has been sold. :-( I'm going to miss her! Up for sale is my 1999 Glacier Bay 2680. This boat is absolutely amazing. It cruises at 18-20MPH at 2.1 MPG and eats of the rough stuff like nobody’s business. This boat has a range of up to 380 miles at cruise speeds. This boat is 100% turnkey...
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    Advice needed. Overnight cattle boat suggestions for San Clemente or Channel islands

    I am looking to take my 13 year old son on an overnighter this week. Was hoping to go Thursday night to avoid the crowds but overnighters leaving Thursday are far and few. Tomorrow night would also be an option. I live in Simi so I was debating on either heading out on the Pacific Dawn later...
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    Anyone bottom fish waters deeper than 300' out of So. Cal?

    I read a post on another forum about bottom fishing in 600' of water out of San Diego. I know rock cod are illegal at those depths. What else do you catch thats good eating in the deep water besides swords that are worth eating? How productive is the bottom fishing on structure that deep? I boat...
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    Smartcraft stuff: SC1000 System Monitors Smartcraft cable SC100 Trim Gauges

    I sold one of the monitors, the cable and a trim gauge. Below is what I have left. I have 1 SC1000 Square style system monitor that is slightly used. I repowered my boat and ended up going with MercMonitors so I am selling these. You can call me at 818-262-4227 or PM me.. The Mercury part...
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    Venice Louisana fishing report with Captain Mike of Relentless Sport Fishing on 8/7/

    Just got back from Louisiana. I was in New Orleans for a trade show and decided to make it a business pleasure trip. We booked a day of fishing with Relentless Sport fishing. Once the show ended, we made the 70 mile drive from New Orleans to Venice. Mike met us at the marina the night we got...
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    Offshore 1.5 Day 160 miles out = the best trip of my life! 7/9-7/11 WFO!! Islander ROCKS!!!

    Just got back from the longest 1.5 day trip I could have imagined. Got to the landing at 5:00PM for an early 6:00 departure on Thursday. Get on the boat and shove off on time. Just before departure, Captain gets us all together and says "I hope none of you have to be home early Saturday. If you...
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    Looking for potential fishing partners for Aug 7 & 8th out of Venice

    I will be in new orleans first week of August and was considering doing a charter out of Venice for either a day run or an overnight run out of Venice on the 7th and or 8th. Im not yet set on a charter operation but I though I would put a line out to see if there are any others that would be...
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    Optimax 150 Xl 25" Runs great! Looks new! Just serviced!! - $4500 OBO

    Up for sale is my 1999 optimax 150. It has 560 hours and runs perfect! The engine was just serviced at The Anchor and had the thottle postition sensors replaced as well as another component as part of the mercury update. The cowl was just painted and new decals were applied and looks like new...
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    Late MDR report.. Possible Seven Gill Shark?? Pics

    Me and a couple friends took my boat out Saturday in search of some butts and bass... Not the best day on the water as I through a rod out the side of the block on one of my engines on the way out near Topanga. Since I still had one engine left, we made the best of it and made some drifts for...
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    Any live lobster deals out there locally?

    I read on another forum of a special on Live Maine Lobster for 6.99 a pound at 99 Ranch market in Van Nuys. It even dropped a bit from there. Evidently the sale was only for a day or 2 and by the time I contacted them, the sale expired.. Well that got my taste buds flowing and now I am searching...
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    My new boat.. Glacier Bay 2680

    I decided to upgrade my boat and picked up this Glacier Bay 2680 a few months back. Its a 1999 with OptiMax 150's. The boat and engines were in great shape with around 550 hours on the engines! I knew getting into it that I would be upgrading all the electronics, doing some wiring and adding a...
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    Anybody have a good smoked Wahoo recipe?

    I was recently given some smoked Wahoo at my local tackle shop that was some of the best fish I have ever had. It was fairly sweet tasting. My local fish market got me some fresh Wahoo and now I want to smoke it. Normally, I brine with a mix of brown sugar, salt and water. I am wondering if...
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    Any mobile boat service guys service Simi Valley area?

    I have a 1999 Glacier Bay cat with twin Optimax 150's. I am going to change out my throttle/shift cables and controls. I have all the new parts here. Going from Mercury controls to Mercury controls. It is all straight forward. Cable pull should be a breeze as they are run through the center of...
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    Glacier Bay Cats.. Must read

    I posted this at THT as well but I thought you guys might want to read this.. I recently purchased a used 1999 Glacier Bay 2680. As with any new boat, there are always lots of questions.. Since the boat was several years old, I decided to replace all electronics among other things. With that...
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    Looking at a new used boat.. Glacier bay 2680 pilot house.. Need some advice.

    Well I just sold my sand rail with upgrading my boat as the primary goal. I have a 1991 Tropy 2002 walk around with a 2007 Yamaha F-150 which I will likely sell. I am strongly considering this 1999 glacier bay 2680 26 foot pilot house with dual Optimax 150's.. The other boats I have considered...
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    What pound test or braid for yellow tail and local tuna?

    I am heading out on a 1.5 day tonight out of San Diego. I plan on bringing my Avet MXL 2 speed and my Shimano Torium 30. I was also considering bring another penn reel along. From what I read, I am getting mixed feelings as to what weight and line type to run. Since I was going to restring...
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    Helicopter fishing for Marlin??? You gotta see this!

    Probably could have put this in a different section but I figured this would be of interest for this crowd.. Here is the link.. :eek2:
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    Annual father son trip this August. Thinking about BC or AK. Need some suggestions..

    Every year I take my dad on a fishing trip for a week. Last year it was Montana which I have always had a sweet spot for.. The year before was Mammoth area. We are planning on heading to where ever on August 21 and coming back on the 28th. My most recent plan was to take the motor home, SUV in...
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    Anybody bring rods on Mexicana Airlines recently? Rod lenght questions

    So I am heading to Cabo next week and planned on bringing a couple rods along.. One of my rods with my Avet doesn't break down and is 8' long.. I have a case to put them in but was concerned about whether they would even allow such a long case to go through baggage.. They say 62" is the longest...
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    Any BD'rs going to be in Cabo between 6/19 and 6/24?

    Heading to Cabo for some fun in the sun on 6/19.. I was wondering if any of you fellow BD'rs are going to be out there then.. I was planning on fishing with Gordo Banks at least one of those days.. If any of you will be out there and want to "hook up", let me know! I need a fish slaying partner!
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    Fish license question for Cabo

    I am heading to Cabo on 6/19.. Since I plan on fishing, I assume I will need a license. Can I order one online? I think I used Vagabundos last year for my Mexican Fishing license for local Mexican waters.. Does the same license apply to Cabo? Any suggestions on ordering one in advance would be...
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    Cabo fishing suggestions.. Help needed. Never been there before.

    Hey guys, I am going to Cabo on June 19th and will be there until June 24th. I want to get at least a day of fishing in... I would like to catch Tuna and Wahoo.. Not really interested in Marlin. Who would you suggest hooking up with for some guided fishing? How do I get my catch back home...
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    Western Montana fishing report.. HUGE Trout!! To be continued

    Pretty much every year I take my dad on a fishing trip. The last couple years we went to Mammoth. This year, we went to Montana. We arrived Thursday night and will be leaving Friday night 9/31 from Jackson Hole Wy. We started our trip off near the north western corner of Montana around Glacier...
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    AutoPilot Questions

    I have a 1991 Trophy with a 2004 Yamaha F150 on it. The steering is not Hydraulic. I have GPS as well as Radar and was wondering what's involved with installing an autopilot and which one to look at. I got the impression that without Hydraulic steering, an autopilot wont work.. Any advice...
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    Late MB area report with the hook 8/9. Big fun

    Well, this is a fun story.. One about a skipper and his crewmate, some fish, a sand bar and a boat that wanted to go for a ride in the back seat… I came to Diego for a trade show. I opted to give up the hotel and bring my boat and RV for some business pleasure while I was out here and...
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    Need some tips for San Diego area inshore fishing

    A week or so ago, I posted regarding RV camping in the SD area. Thanks for the suggestions as I am staying at campland. I decided to bring my boat. Since I will heading to SD for trade shows, for the most part I will be limited to twilight fishing. I am looking for somes suggestions on where...
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    Bait tank pump problems

    I have a 30 gallon tank on my boat that has a Rule 700 pumping it.. I have killed 2 pump cartridges on as many trips and both were brand new. The intake for the bait tank pump is on the bottom of the boat and not the transom. The vents on the intake face forward. I noticed that the tank...
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    Trim Tabs... Electric or Hydrolic

    I am looking to add trim tabs to my 20' Trophy.. It tends to list to one side probably due to the kicker motor.. I was looking at Lenco electric trim tabs or Bennet Hydraulic tabs but not really sure which is the best way to go with an easy install. Either way, would be a 9"x12" config...
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    San Diego Area RV camping on the water and fishing. Need suggestions!

    I am coming out to SD for 4-5 days starting around the 6th of August for a trade show at the SD convention center.. I was planning on staying at a hotel but then got to thinking about taking my motorhome and possibly my boat (20' Trophy) and staying in the RV at a park on the water instead of a...
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    Chumming for Albies

    I know this is probably the wrong forum to post this in, in which case I am sorry. Since this seems to be Albacore central, I figured I would ask here as I am most likely to get the fastest response from the more knowledgable folks. I am probably heading to San Diego and then off to 181/182 or...
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    Long slow day 7/14 out of MDR, but, big BUTT

    This is my first report.. It is a bit long to match the long day. My friend and I headed out of Marina Del Rey Sat, 7/14. Our intent was to go meet up with another friend for some Mako fishing in the channel but after picking up some fresh live bait and heading out to the flats for to catch...