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  1. streetnfish

    Topwater Bluefin in US Waters Sunday 6/28

    Hey Erik, Since you've been fishing the Subwalker for awhile, have you ever tried the inline single hooks on it ? Do they mess up the action? Thanks !
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    7/3 Coronados on the "Liberty"

    My girl released all hers ! (Her choice) and I kept 3 that were 15". Everything else was up to others. Saw a 7 pounder go back into the drink so there's that.
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    7/3 Coronados on the "Liberty"

    Hey guys, Short report on the Liberty out of Fishermans Landing. Took my girl and headed out. Got to the landing and all covidnprocedures were in place (masks, sanitizer, spacing ) Taro was driving and again emphasized Covid precautions for everyone as the Health Dept is keeping an eye on...
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    Pleasant Valley Reservoir 6/6-6/7

    Hey Patrick ! Glad you and Dave got up there. Thanks for the report. Looks beautiful! See you on the water. Oh yea Brown Trout all the way. Tight lines, Ray
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    need help & trick for removing handle: Fathom 25NLD2
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    Eastern Sierras open!

    PM sent
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    Eastern Sierras open!

    Anyone have first hand info on Crowley? Can you drive in and shore fish/float tube? Is there any access to the North Arm? Looking for first hand info. I have already seen several of the posted notifications from Sierra Drifters and Troutfitter. Looking for info from someone who has been to...
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    Single hook surface iron?

    Tady C single fixed hook
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    Penn Torque Anti Reverse Key Position ?

    If anyone else was wondering. Alan got back to me quickly. He said it doesn't matter but the first picture is up.
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    Penn Torque Anti Reverse Key Position ?

    Figured as much. Thanks Tunanorth !
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    Penn Torque Anti Reverse Key Position ?

    Hey guys, With all the downtime, I'm doing some reel servicing. On my Fathoms and torques I've noticed there are two different sides to the anti reverse key. When put back can't tell any difference in function in either position but wondering what the proper position is? Schematics aren't...
  12. streetnfish

    Tackle Box Design Questions

    Nice box ! What are the dims ?
  13. streetnfish

    Fishing Related Book Collection

    Both great references California lakes and streams
  14. streetnfish

    Torium Grinding with low spool tension
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    Looking for an underhand casting video

    Here's a good one !
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    State room or bunk room on Pacific Queen?

    Take some ear plugs. The rear staterooms can have engine/prop noise
  17. streetnfish

    Shimano Trinidad 40N.

    Yo Yo iron and Wahoo Bombs for me. Love it.
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    Slow pitch rig

    Great reel
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    Phenix axis 909h (help please!!)

    PM sent
  20. streetnfish

    For Sale SOLD---Penn Torque 12 BRAND NEW IN BOX

    Thanks Hal ! Recieved in 2 days. BNIB as advertised. Thanks for the fast and easy transaction. 😊
  21. streetnfish

    Tomahawk Light Load Colonet Trip

    Plan on any Sun-Tues trips soon?
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    How Important is Spiking or ikejime your fish?

    All things being equal, I've found that the Ike Jime method give you an improvement in the texture of the fish. The aging process gives you improvements in flavor. I'm talking about straight sashimi. If you are a fish eater you will definitely be able to tell the difference. If you are...
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    How Important is Spiking or ikejime your fish?
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    How Important is Spiking or ikejime your fish?

    Video doesn't show complete Ike jime as they don't use the wire/heavy mono to destroy the spinal cord and kill all the impulses to the tissue. That said, bleeding and spiking make a big difference in the quality of the filets. I've done the wire thing and it does make a difference in the...
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    Colonet - Gear Downsizing

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    Colonet - Gear Downsizing

    Are you going on a 1.5 day out of San Diego or a local panga down there? When are you planning on going?
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    Trinidad 20a vs Tranx 500 HG on Jig Stick

    Tranx has a shorter handle arm so there goes your power. You will have to change the handle out. With the question you asked I'd go with the 20A. However if power is really what you are looking for, I'd look for with a lower gear ratio (4.8:1 or so). Several options out there. That's all I...
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    Longer handle for BV2 500N ?

    Just for clarification: B-8516 is the "Long" size handle arm for the Valient 300 size reels. For the 400,500,and 600 size reels the Part # is B-10694. The description is BV-400,500,600 Handle Arm 3.5 Length. The 300 size only has 1 keeper screw and the other sizes have 2 screws. I found out...
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    Reel advice

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    Shimano reels question

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    Shimano reels question

    How do you plan on using the reels? Bait only? Combo bait/artificial. Surface iron?
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    Tranx 500 for wahoo bombs?

    Got the 500HG and put a Trini 16/20A handle on it. Doesn't seem like much but it makes a significant difference in power/ability to turn the handle. So easy a girl can do it :D
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    SOLD Jigs (Slowpitch/Casting)-C H E A P ! ! !

    Hey guys, Got some Slow Pitch and Casting jigs sitting around so passing the savings on to fellow anglers. New Jigs. Have never seen water. (I did mark the l the wt on some of the jigs with a marker) Top-Bottom: Jigging World 125g, Shimano Flat Sided 112g, Megabait, Jigging World Albie...
  34. streetnfish

    INNOVATE SPJ - Designed for Head Boats

    Hey guys, Just got my rod ! I contacted Benny last Thurs and he made the transaction very easy and kept me appraised of my order status the whole time. Got the rod yesterday so basically 3 business days out to the west coast. Rod was packed securely in a big tube with plenty of bubble wrap...
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    Swimbaits for sale !

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    Production JRI Intruder Makes It's Debut

    You can take me off the list. I'm moving on. GLWS. PM sent
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    SOLD Calling all BASSHEADS ! Huge swimbait lot-CHEAP !

    Hey Bassheads, Got a huge lot of (92 total) swimbaits to clear out. All new (never seen water). Big Hammer, MC Swimbaits, Corey Sanden Inshore Weedless, Kalins Mogambo, Wham/Blam, Bass Assasin. All the good stuff from 4"-9". Big Hammer 9" Christmas Tree MC Viejos 7" Christmas Tree Big...
  38. streetnfish

    SOLD Surface and Heavy Iron Lots-Cheap !

    Hey guys, Have a couple of lots of irons. Most new. Couple used. 1) S O L D ! ! ! Tady A1-mint/white, Kicker 25-mint, Kicker 25-rust, Z Bar-polished, Salas 7X-scrambled egg,Iron Man-blue/white (killed many fish evident by missing paint) 2) SOLD ! Tady 9-white/glow, Tady 9-mint, Salas...
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    SOLD Shimano Baitrunner 6500-CHEAP !

    Hey guys, Got a Shimano Baitrunner 6500. Good shape. Not used since last serviced. This year. Has braid backing and fresh 30lb mono topshot . Original owner. Great reel for beginners or folks who need a little help flylining bait. Will throw in a bottle of Penn rod and reel...
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    SOLD Shimano Torium 16HG-CHEAP !

    Hey guys, Got a Shimano Torium 16HG for sale. Lightly used and in great shape. Not used since last service this year. Clamp and screws included. Instruction/schematic booklets, and reel tool included. No braid on reel ! Pic to show spool condition. Will throw in a bottle of X-1R...
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    SOLD Abu Garcia Revo Toro and Quantum Professional PR600 CHEAP ! ! !

    Hey guys, Got a couple of baitcasters for sale as a package deal. Reels are in great shape. I am original owner of both. Kept these as backup reels and kid reels but now they have become backups to the backups and just sit around. Passing along the savings to fellow anglers. Abu Garcia...
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    SOLD Abel Fly Reels !

    S O L D ! ! ! Thanks Ed :rockin:
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    SOLD New Toro Tamer Poppers- Cheap + Free Pliers !

    There are only 2 lures. PM for response
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    SOLD Abel Fly Reels !

    Hey guys, Got a pair of Abel fly reels that I bought from a fellow BDer a few weeks ago. Decided to start downsizing stuff and I don't really need these even though they are very nice. Abel TR Light and AC1. They would both cover all your trout needs. The AC1 is new/never used and the TR...
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    SOLD New Toro Tamer Poppers- Cheap + Free Pliers !

    Hey guys, Got a couple of New (never used) 160mm Toro Tamer poppers. Trebles and rings replaced with 6/0 VMC 4x strong hooks and Owner split rings. Through wired and durable. Great poppers I just have too many so passing these along. $30 shipped to your door via USPS Priority Mail. In...
  46. streetnfish

    SOLD Fishing Hat Lot CHEAP !

    Hey guys, Here's 5 hats for sale as a lot. All in great shape. Worn mabye once or twice max. (Not while fishing). No dirt or stains. I always wear my "Lucky" hat fishing so these just sit on the hat rack. $40 shipped to your door via USPS Priority mail. Pay pal only. Shipping only (...
  47. streetnfish

    SOLD Shimano Evair Boots (size 9)Cheap !

    Hey guys, Got a pair of Shimano Evair boots in Green/Brown. A guy on one of my trips had bought them new and couldn't fit them. He gave them to my girlfriend who wore them one day and decided that they were too big. The are in good condition. No smell. Minor scuffs. One small crack noted...
  48. streetnfish

    Penn Fathom 2 Star drag reel

    Gen 1 or 2?
  49. streetnfish

    First SoCal bluefin tuners...and on iron too

    What type of rod and reel specs were you using?
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    Alternate handle tranx 500 hg?

    Trinidad 16/20a handle. Straight swap. Makes a big difference.
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    Tranx 500 handle upgrade

    I switched my 500HG with a 16/20 handle. Direct swap. Have used it throwing jigs, poppers, and wahoo bombs multiple times. Much improved cranking power. I personally have not had one instance of the reel going into gear during a cast and I have not paid any attention to the handle position...
  52. streetnfish

    Beautiful is FREEDOM (1.5 Day 11/7)

    Sherman! You SMASHED IT ! ! ! HA HA ! Good job bud !
  53. streetnfish

    Tuna Virgin. Going out Fri. Need help!

    Sounds like you are set then. Just make sure that if you are going to fish short flouro topshots, that you know how to keep in touch with your bait and follow your lines. Other wise you will lose a bunch of your expensive braid to tangles. If in doubt use 100 yd topshots of mono. For the 2...
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    Tuna Virgin. Going out Fri. Need help!

    1) Can you cast at least 20'? 2) Have you flylined sardines or other fin bait before ? 3) Have you fished braid before and with what techniques? These questions are not meant to be a put down. The answers to these questions may help with what type of setup will work best for you.
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    Props to the Native Sun

    Hot Damn ! Nice trip bro.
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    Condor 11/4 Bluefin being bluefin but Mission Accomplished!

    Hey guys, I have a coworker Dan who's been wanting to go fishing all summer but has limited time off as he is finishing his surgical training. He finally got a couple of days off and also had his dad Paul fly out from Ohio and they wanted to fish tuna. This past week it looked like the...
  57. streetnfish

    SOLD Newell 533-4.6

    Got one ! Stoked ! Thanks guys ! :jig:
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    SOLD Newell 533-4.6

    Still looking !
  59. streetnfish

    Long Range photos, lets see them

    Intrepid Anglers Choice 2019 :goldfish:
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    SOLD Newell 533-4.6

    Hey guys, Looking for a 533-4.6 Let me know what you have. Needs good internals. PM please to keep down the clutter. Thanks. Ray
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    SOLD Heavy Jigs, Lead heads,Lucanus type lures CHEAP ! ! !

    Hey guys , Have a heavy gear lot. For sale CHEAP ! 4oz and 6oz lead heads. New (2 each) 14oz Ahi glow jig (new), 3 used 10oz Ahi jigs, Kicker 15 heavy (new), Salas chrome 6xJr (new), Bait wraps 7x (used * needs ring brazed to nose) Black dog 250g (new), 200g (new), Green 6oz (new)...
  62. streetnfish

    Crowley Lake 10/14-10/15

    Hey guys, Decided to get out out the smokey air down south and head up to the Sierras. There looked like a good weather window to do some tubing at Crowley so I packed some gear and headed up Thurs nite. Shoot my buddy, who lives in Ridgecrest , a text that I was going up and he said that he...
  63. streetnfish

    9/29 NEW LO-AN 1.5 day

    Great fishing report ! Can't be wide open all the time.
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    Yellowtail Mondays on the "Pursuit"

    Flouro topshots. 10-12 ft long to start so I have room for cutting them down to retie after fish or knicks up the line. (I'll cut it down as low as 2ft before tying a new topshot depending on application). FG knot for braid to flouro connection for strength and casting through guides. (use...
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    Yellowtail Mondays on the "Pursuit"

    The guys take really good care of the fish now with the RSW. Cut and rinse them nice and clean. And place cut fish back on ice for the trip home. Just as good or better than the premier 3/4 boats in SD.
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    Yellowtail Mondays on the "Pursuit"

    Hey guys, Saw the Pursuit had a light load again today so I drove down to 22 St and jumped on the boat with about 15 other guys. John was the Capt. Gus and Alex were on deck and Ryan was in the galley. We had a great load of 5" dines already on board and we headed out to the island. We...
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    Island Tak 9/22

    140' to "Throw it in the foam"
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    Fall Yellows on the "Pursuit" !

    Those were the numbers John yelled out as we were dropping the hook. I'm assuming we had some scope out and some kind of structure nearby.
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    Fall Yellows on the "Pursuit" !

    Wind wasn't bad. 5-10kts during the fishing. 15+ during the drive home. Water was 65 degrees near the island. Moderate swell. And blue blue water.
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    Fall Yellows on the "Pursuit" !

    Sorry guys. Accidentally pushed post instead of upload for my first pics. Fat finger syndrome. Full post up now
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    Fall Yellows on the "Pursuit" !

    Hey guys, Saw that the Pursuit down at 22 st Landing only had 6 reservations so I drove down anticipating a light load. We ended up with a tad over 20 folks I believe. About half familiar faces so that was nice. Capt John was driving the boat. Gus and Alex were on deck and Ryan was taking...
  72. streetnfish

    New PENN Fathom II star drags

    PM sent
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    Island Tak 9/22

    Hey guys, Fellow BDer Danny "Joker" was kind enough to invite me to fill in a charter spot on the Island Tak out of Channel Island Sportfishing. I've been wanting to fish this boat for over 10 years so I was more than happy to oblige. We would be fishing only 8 guys so plenty of room. I...
  74. streetnfish

    8 day report

    Amazing what a difference a couple of weeks makes. Thanks for the report.
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    Intrepid "Anglers Choice" 8 day Part 3

    Likewise Patrick ! See u next year !
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    Intrepid "Anglers Choice" 8 day Part 3

    Day 5: I woke up around 4am and went up top to take a look around. Nobody was up except for the watch crew. Looked over the side and there was half a dozen dorado swimming in the lights! I grabbed my 30lb bait outfit and was able to spot fish one of the bulls. Got him in and bounced him onto...
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    Intrepid "Anglers Choice 8 day" Part 2

    Day 4 continued: While continuing to hit the wahoo, we would run across random dorado here and there. Once while on the anchor Bill spotted a paddy that another boat was drifting by and catching dorado off. We shared a drift and got into some pretty wide open do do fishing. Later we...
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    Intrepid "Anglers Choice 8day" 8/30-9/7

    Hey guys, Jumped on the Intrepid with my gal and her dad, along with 20 other great guys for our annual 8day trip. Fair amount of regulars on this trip so it was good to see good friends again. We did lose a few guys and although we'll miss them, there were some great new people on this...
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    Tuna Spikes - Ike Jime

    Dodo's luv um too !
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    Custom t-shirt advice

    PM sent
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    8/26 Triton at Catalina

    Hey guys, Jumped on the Triton again with Capt Shane hoping to catch the island on the rebound. Jeff on deck and Nick in the galley. Light load of 18 or so anglers. Everyone knows that the island fishing has slowed down a bit but we were all hopeful as we picked up some decent 5" dines...
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    8/19. Triton at Cat

    Hey guys, Jumped on the Triton out of LA Harbor this morning. Shane at the helm, Jeff on deck, and Nick in the galley. We got some 5" dines at the reciever and headed to the rock. Fishing has been on and off at the island with some boats scoring and some not so the hunt began. We...
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    8/13 on the Pursuit

    Hey guys, Ended up on the Pursuit this morning with a light load of about 30 I believe. Gus drove the boat, Alex and Albert were on deck, and Ryan was cooking grub. We got a nice load of 5' dines and headed to Cat. On the way out Gus let us know that fishing had been slow but we were...
  84. streetnfish

    8/5 Cat on the "Triton"

    Hey guys, Just finished up a "Fishing Syndicate" sponsored open charter on the Triton out of LA harbor. Shane was driving, Nick in the galley, and Jeff running the deck. We took off at 5am with a nice group of 25 guys and gals. About 1/2 the group was rental rods. We had a group of...
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    "Triton" at Cat 7/22

    Breeder actually went back you'll be glad to know. Same guy caught jackpot yellow with his "Karma Token" :D
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    "Triton" at Cat 7/22

    Hey guys, Jumped on the Triton out of LA Harbor this morning with about 23 other passengers. Shane was driving. Jeff was on deck and Mike was in the galley. Stopped at the bait barge for some very good 5" dines We got to the island and set up on some of the usual frontside bass spots...
  87. streetnfish

    WTB Trinidad A handle/crankarm (16/20/30)

    Looking for a Trini A handle if anyone has an extra laying around. Larger Trini only (16/20/30) PM please. Thanks
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    shears to cut braid?

    My bad. Home Depot. Got mixed up o_O
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    shears to cut braid?

    $7 at Home Depot. Work great especially for clipping gills on fish. These replaced my side cutters since I got them.
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    7/15. Cat on the Pursuit

    Hey guys, Short report. 30 reservations turned into 50+ on the boat. Bait was 4" sardines. When we got to the island conditions were glassy and cloudy Fished front and back. Decent bass fishing but was very hard to keep a bait out for the yellows as it was semi combat fishing due to...
  91. streetnfish

    Cold storage

    Processors are in San Diego. If you decide to fish further south your in luck.
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    For Sale Reels -CHEAP ! - Shimano, Avet, Quantum

    Hey guys, Have some reels sitting here that have become back ups to back ups and thus not used. I am the original owner of all the reels and have manuals for all. All have not been used since service and are in good shape. All have braid (1/2 spool to full). All have screws and clamps...
  93. streetnfish

    SOLD Japanese Style Jig Lot-CHEAP-

    Hey guys, Time to pass on savings. Have a jig lot here. Some new and some used. (L-R) Black Dog 150g, Shimano Slider 160g, Shimano Flat Fall 130g, " " 160g, " " 130g, Jigging World 220g, Savage Squish 160g. Some have some paint missing because the damn fish keep bitting them. Good variety...
  94. streetnfish

    Gail Force 7/8 fishin Cat.

    Hey guys, Jumped on the Gail Force out of LA Harbor this morning with 20 nice gentleman for a day fishing the local island. Capt Jarrod was driving. Calvin was on deck and Siv was in the galley. (Sorry if I've spelled names wrong). The plan was to fish Catalina for the bass and yellowtail...
  95. streetnfish

    Pacific Islander 7/1-Mixed Bag

    Hey guys, jumped on the Pacific Islander last night with Captain Steve and headed out to the islands with a full boat of 30 nice folks. We had live squid and anchovies for bait and there had been seabass caught almost every day. I took 3 rings with me. 1) Fathom 25N/Calstar 800M(dropper...
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    Penn fathom question

    Sorry. Didn't read the 2 speed part
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    Penn fathom question

    Cast control knob on right side.
  98. streetnfish

    Abyss or Black Diamond

    PM sent
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    Tuna Spikes - Ike Jime

    Works great and the fish Love Um !
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    Favorite crew photos

    Chad is the BEST ! Hey Doug ! Hope all is well. We'll miss you this year.
  101. streetnfish

    Abyss or Black Diamond

    Also check the classified ads here. Phenix rods come up pretty often for good prices.
  102. streetnfish

    6/24 Yellas at Cat on the Pursuit !

    Police on scene. No other info other than a couple of Latin guys as vic did not get on the boat.
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    Abyss or Black Diamond

    They are both good rods. Just different actions as people have mentioned. They both have good backbone when they shut off but the Black Diamond shuts off faster. They can both be used for live baits or lures depending on the length you get. (The Abyss will toss smaller/lighter baits better...
  104. streetnfish

    Sea Bass Carnage in the 805

    Hell Yea Danny ! Way to go ! I'm gonna get me one of those ghosts again sooner or later Ha ha.
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    6/24 Yellas at Cat on the Pursuit !

    Hey guys, Jumped on the Pursuit this morning with 45 of my fellow fishing buddies. Capt John was driving. Gus and his little Bro were on deck. Ryan cooking up the grub. We had a full tank of live squid and another one of 5" sardines. Hit the rack and soon enough we were at the rock...
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    Marina Del Rey 1/2 day 5/28

    Hey guys, Got home at 1am today due to a terrible drive home from the weekend in Vegas. (The good times were worth it . . . Almost) Anyway decided to jump on the local 1/2 day just to get on water and mabye get a couple of rockfish for dinner. The New Del Mar showed up but had a problem...
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    Thoughts on these flies

    Hey Todd, Those flies look great and would work in so cal for many species in certain circumstances. There are flies out there that are very similar to the ones your friend has tied. They run about 6-8 bucks a piece. I tie flies myself and I'd still buy a few from him. I had a lot of fun...
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    SOLD Quality Penn Senators Cheap !

    Hey guys, Time to pass on some more savings to fellow anglers. These are backup reels that have not been used very often and so are in great condition. SOLD ! ! ! First is a Penn 3/0 Senator with Tiburon Frame and New Penn power handle. SOLD ! ! ! Next is a Penn 6/0 Senator HL. I am...
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    SOLD Extra Fishing Gear Lot

    Sold to igotpron ! Thanks
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    SOLD Extra Fishing Gear Lot

    Have some extra gear to pass on to fellow anglers. Every piece has never been used. I'm giving these away for Free. All you have to pay is shipping.( Priority mail -$14.35) Don't have time to meet up. The Castaic Trout is probably worth the cost to ship the whole lot. Pay Pal only. PM for...
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    Eastern Sierra Bridgport Reservoir - 4/29

    Yup. Small jig head and half a crawler.
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    Eastern Sierra Bridgport Reservoir - 4/29

    Kens Sporting Goods
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    Grinding Heavy Iron - Reel Choice

    1) Are you truly looking for a dedicated yo yo iron/ heavy setup or are you looking for an multi use reel? 2) Do you plan on fishing sport boats, private boats, panga?
  114. streetnfish

    Eastern Sierra Bridgport Reservoir - 4/29

    Hey guys, Left the yellows behind and headed up to the Sierras Sun afternoon in hopes of opening up the trout season with the old lady. Had a great drive up. The valleys are nice and green and there is tons of snow on the mountains. Even brought my snowboard. Just in case ! Anyway...
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    San Diego full day boats...

    Bunks or no bunks. NONE of those boats are fun to fish with a full load of people. Pick your days. I'm into having a bunk too but that doesn't supersede an excellent crew and captain. I can nap sitting up in the galley with some ear plugs in. I'm from up in LA so what I usually do is grab a...
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    San Diego full day boats...

    All the boats have RSW (fish hold) including the Mission Bell. Sacks are used during hot bite so people are not stepping on/tripping over fish. Fish are bled/spiked and placed in to RSW. On the way home, fish are taken out for pics and cleaning. Nice and cold at 32 degrees.
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    4/22 Mission Belle ! Aw Yea ! ! !

    Hey guys, Decided to come down to SD and give the yellows another shot cause I'll be in the Sierras fishing trout next week. Counts were down on Sun after good fishing the days before. Of late, I've been coming out on the down days so I was hopeful for a turn around. Got on the boat with...
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    4/15 Mission Belle.

    No bunks. Galley seating and storage deck.
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    Another Mission Belle 4/15 postAgain just a couple of yellows here

    Hey Blaine, Thanks for the detailed report. I was trying to get mine on the board on the way back but reception was spotty so kept it short. Good fishing with you again. Was stoked for your kid on that yellow. I was the guy who gave you the ginger chew for your boy. Looks like they got...
  120. streetnfish

    Wristband for Mexico waters

    All the permits are included in ticket price. No surprise fees. Ticket price is $155. I paid $146 because I have a Mex Lic.
  121. streetnfish

    Wristband for Mexico waters

    We got wristbands on the Mission Belle yesterday included in price. I just brought my passport and Mexican licence I purchased online
  122. streetnfish

    Need a boat recommendation

    PM sent
  123. streetnfish

    How long of a top shot?

    If you can tie an FG or PR knot, you can make your top shot as long as you want. No problem going through guides
  124. streetnfish

    4/15 Mission Belle.

    Almost home. Looks like all the boats had a tough go. Guess we did pretty good with our "Light Load" Ha Ha
  125. streetnfish

    4/15 Mission Belle.

    Hey guys, No long story today. Headed down to the "Slayfest" at the islands today. Only one problem. . . Someone forgot to tell the fish ! Don't know what the other boats did but on the Mission Belle we got 40+ fish for 38 guys. I got lucky enough to get 2 (surface/yo yo iron). Hot sticks...
  126. streetnfish

    For Sale Vintage Penn 117 14/0

    Try Some one on there will probably buy it pretty quickly
  127. streetnfish

    San Nicolas On The Toronado

    Hey Mario, Great to see you guys out on the water. Glad you had a good trip. Ever need to fill a spot let me know Ha ha. Always good to see you guys.
  128. streetnfish

    3/25 on The San Diego

    Hey guys, Driving back to the dock with about 2 hrs to go from the islands. Ryan and the boys popped 50 yesterday and had a light Mon load so I made the drive down and hopped on the boat. We had about 25-30 guys. Ryan was driving. Doug in the Galley and Matt, David,and Fisher on deck...
  129. streetnfish

    Guide to Catching Trout. Would Love Your Feedback

    Hi, Not really sure what your goals are with this article but here is my feed back. Take it for what you will. 1)The article on the webpage/blog looks nice and has good pictures. 2) If this is truly for beginners then it doesn't have nearly enough details to enable a beginner to get...
  130. streetnfish

    Advice on a boat please

    Based on your request, Private charter/six pack is gonna be your only option if you go through a company. Mabye try Another option that may be better is to put out a request on here for a private boater to take you out and you chip in for gas/bait/food/beer as well...
  131. streetnfish

    3/18 on The "San Diego"

    Damn ! Looking all the SD 3/4 day boats today, I feel fortunate that we got into them :notworthy
  132. streetnfish

    Surprise Find

    Put feedback on this product in "Chit Chat" if anyone is thinking of getting one.
  133. streetnfish

    Rapala "Charge 'n Glow" Product Feedback

    Hey guys, Saw this product on another thread. It's a case with LEDs inside that you can use to charge glow in the dark lures. It was cheap and I figured that I might have some applications for it. My main thought was that I could put a jig in the case, go rig up a rod, get a burrito or...
  134. streetnfish

    3/18 on The "San Diego"

    Ha Ha ! I WISH ! Big Salmon Grouper. Some very nice Reds came over the rail as well. A few guys switched over to double droppers and filled up their sacks quickly. Few nicer whitefish and sheephead came over also.
  135. streetnfish

    Boat San Diego at Seaforth

    Nice sized boat, with plenty of deck space all around (bow included). Very experienced captain and crew who all have great people skills. Everyone knows that Ryan is a great captain but I have had great trips with Matt and Cameron also with no drop off in customer service (that says...
  136. streetnfish

    3/18 on The "San Diego"

    Hey guys, Headed down to SD to see if the yellows wanted to play in the nice weather we have been having for a change. Jumped on the boat with a light load of guys. Capt Ryan was driving. Fisher,Matt, and David were on deck. Doug was holding down the galley. We stopped at the bait dock...
  137. streetnfish

    Circles on broomstick rods??

    Never heard that one but I've fished rods with that exact rating with circle hooks and done just fine. There may be some merit to the soft tip that I don't know about. When I fish circle hooks, I point the rod at the fish and let the line come tight. The tip has nothing to do with it with...
  138. streetnfish

    Best trip to start kids

    PM sent
  139. streetnfish

    Tern or Tesoro

    PM sent
  140. streetnfish

    3/1/19. San Nic on the "Pursuit"

    Wrap a gob in a small mesh bag with a hook . . . Guaranteed ! ! ! :D
  141. streetnfish

    3/1/19. San Nic on the "Pursuit"

    Hey guys, Just passing Catalina on the way home from San Nic! Jumped on the "Pursuit" last night with about 25 cool peeps that fish the boat from time to time so good to see familiar faces. John was driving. Thomas in the galley. Gus and Gary were on deck. The boat is looking real nice...
  142. streetnfish

    4.9 or 6.1 ratio for jig reel...

    4.8 for surface iron for me. Jig swims good with that. Its after I'm bit that the lower gear comes into play. I didn't know how much of of a difference it made until I switched out the main gear on my fathom. I used to think the old long rod guys were full of s#%t with all the jig master...
  143. streetnfish

    Can you legally sell all that fish?

    I know that you can through Fisherman's Procrssing in San Diego. As I have done it a couple of times when returning from Long Range trips. They count/weigh the donated fish and give you an itemized sheet for your tax write off.
  144. streetnfish

    FG knot vs RP knot

    Knot pullers also work well if you don't want to do the gloves thing
  145. streetnfish

    SOLD Penn 25 GLS (Cheap)

    SOLD ! ! ! Thanks Jim :cheers:
  146. streetnfish

    SOLD Penn 25 GLS (Cheap)

    Have a Penn GLS (lever drag). I am the original owner and reel is about 20 years old. Used for a couple of years before I switched over to Newells. Reel is in good shape for it's age and has been stored inside all these years. Kept it as a backup reel but just sat around. I opened it up so...
  147. streetnfish

    Local YT

    Yea Man ! ! ! :jig:
  148. streetnfish

    Video Edit Phenix Rods/HKSlays-Hosted Trip on the Pacific Voyager 6.18

    Great Video ! Cool how you hooked up the newbies with pregame instruction. Makes for a nice Charter. Always had a good time with Mark on the Pac Voyager. One of the best there is !
  149. streetnfish

    SOLD Penn 555 and 535 CHEAP!

    SOLD ! Thanks Rick !
  150. streetnfish

    SOLD Penn 555 and 535 CHEAP!

    Cutting down the arsenal and passing on the savings. Penn 555 and 535. I am the original owner of these reels and purchased them over 20 years ago. They were lightly used because I started using the narrow Newells. I kept the Penns for backup reels or loaners but they still never really got...
  151. streetnfish

    SOLD Surface Iron Cheap !

    Last batch all gone ! Thanks Peter ! Thanks everybody ! Jigs will be mailed today. :jig::jig:
  152. streetnfish

    SOLD Surface Iron Cheap !

    10,12,13,16. SOLD ! Thanks Bill :jig:
  153. streetnfish

    SOLD Surface Iron Cheap !

    3,4,6,11 SOLD ! Thanks David
  154. streetnfish

    SOLD Orca, Rapala,Savage stickbait

    Orca and Savage stickbait are slow sinking. Dorado rapala has never been used. $5 ea plus $7 for shipping to your door via priority mail. Pay pal only. Reply via PM. Thanks !
  155. streetnfish

    SOLD Surface Iron Cheap !

    Cutting down on the iron stash and passing on savings to fellow anglers. Many are brand new and never used. (Check pics). $7 ea (#1-6) $5 ea (#7-11) $3 ea (#12-16) Jigs will be shipped to your door via priority mail for $7 (small box) or $12 (medium box) Payment via PayPal. Reply via...
  156. streetnfish

    For Sale Heavy Iron Lot Cheap !

    Trimming down gear. 2 yo yo irons plus 2 rock cod jigs. Squid is 7oz and Diamond Jig is 6oz. Whole lot sells for $32.00. That's $5 a piece plus $7 shipped to your door priority mail. Pay pal only. Respond via PM Thanks !
  157. streetnfish

    SOLD Bitterfly/Slow/Fast Pitch Jigs CHEAP !

    SOLD SOLD SOLD ! Thanks Glen :jig:
  158. streetnfish

    SOLD Bitterfly/Slow/Fast Pitch Jigs CHEAP !

    Hey guys, Got too many jigs so passing on the savings to some fellow fisherman. Most jigs have never been used. (Check pics). Range from 100-200g. Price is $3 per jig except #10 & 11 which are $5 ea. Whole lot is $56.00 shipped priority mail. Other wise add $7.00 for shipping. Reply via PM...
  159. streetnfish

    Ghost Hunter

    X 2
  160. streetnfish

    Aloha Spirit 12/31. Last Day of the Year.

    Hey guys, I was fortunate enough to get an invite to fish with the Dark Kings Fishing Club again on the Aloha Spirit today. (Thanks Joker). Boarded with 23 fun guys and gals around 5am. Shawn was driving and gave us the rundown. Weather was gonna be an issue for us as it was blowing hard on...
  161. streetnfish

    best saltwater fishing pliers?

    "Needlecrook" Not sure if he is making them anymore. Skipjack Rob was nice enough to sell me these
  162. streetnfish

    fathom 12 vs 25n

    If anyone has a suggestion besides the 25n I would love to hear what other reels may be a good fit in he lineup. thanks again Now you've opened up the can of worms ! Ha Ha.
  163. streetnfish

    fathom 12 vs 25n

    I have both 25N star and 12 star. Also have 25NLD. All are filled with spectra (40lb-65lb) and fish short topshots of flouro. I use the 12 for 15lb-30lb bait and occ plastics (if I don't have a baitcaster for some reason). The 25N star I use with 20lb-50lb for bait, surface Iron, yo yo...
  164. streetnfish

    SOLD 16 ft RadonCraft Bahia for sale -$14,000 reduced to $12,000

    Do you know if this boat has any wood in its construction ? (Transom/stringers)
  165. streetnfish

    If you can only pick 4 calstar rods to choose from for 1-3 days...

    800XL (15-20lb bait/plastics) + Penn Fathom 12 star 800M (25-30lb bait) + Penn Fathom 25N star 700H (40-50lb bait/yo yo) + Penn Fathom 40NLD 90J (40-50 lbs surface iron) + Penn Fathom 25N star. Budget friendly setups that will kill everything in 1-3 day range. If you go for the big bluefin...
  166. streetnfish

    Old Glory Does It Again Big Grade YFT

    Nice Video. Good to see the ladies gettin after it too !
  167. streetnfish

    Grande 11/24

    Glad to hear they are still biting. Good job!
  168. streetnfish

    The San Diego 11/20-"Hell Yella !"

    Awesome man ! Glad you got um :jig:
  169. streetnfish

    The San Diego 11/20-"Hell Yella !"

    Not that we had to wear. Not sure if they were on board or not.
  170. streetnfish

    The San Diego 11/20-"Hell Yella !"

    Hey guys, Yellows picked up again the last few days so I ran down to SD to jump on a boat. Spent the night in Point Loma so I could sleep in a little. Woke up and looked at the reservations to decide which boat to go on. Mission Belle had lightest load with 14 reservations. Grande and San...
  171. streetnfish

    What boat would you guys recommend?

    Yea passport needed for the Coronados islands
  172. streetnfish

    What boat would you guys recommend?

    Sounds good. Good luck. Maybe see u down there.
  173. streetnfish

    What boat would you guys recommend?

    They have been catching bonito and yellowtail on yo yo iron and dropper loops. 40lb setup would take care of that. a 25lb live bait setup would cover any flylining application. Keep an eye on the fish counts to see what's happening right before you go.
  174. streetnfish

    What boat would you guys recommend?

    No guarantees but on a Tues you have a good chance of not having 50 guys. You can always check the website and see how many reservations they have the night before. I always figure in about 10 walk on anglers on top of the reservations to see if it's a number that I can stomach. Been pretty...
  175. streetnfish

    What boat would you guys recommend?

    Seaforth Landing full day on the "San Diego":jig:
  176. streetnfish

    El Dorado-San Nic-11/13

    Bag them up in heavy plastic bags then place in sack with zip tie closing the top. Deckhand crawls in and sacks handed down.
  177. streetnfish

    El Dorado-San Nic-11/13

    Price was $170 (online). They have RSW. Pelagics put in immediately. Bottom fish kept in sacks and wet frequently. After fish cleaning, fish are all placed in RSW until back at port.
  178. streetnfish

    El Dorado-San Nic-11/13

    Yea. There are no double wide bunks in the passenger section as far as I could see. They are about 6'2" long so if you are really tall, you might have to sleep in a yoga position or something :p:
  179. streetnfish

    El Dorado-San Nic-11/13

    Yea we started heading back a little after 12 noon (started fishing at around 4:30). I've never been on a boat that stayed any later than 1pm as it's about a 7 hour ride. However, that's plenty of time to load up on fish.
  180. streetnfish

    El Dorado-San Nic-11/13

    Hey guys, Signed up for the El Doarado Overnighter to San Nic Mon night. Showed up around 7 to find out that the boat would be a little late due to a fuel stop. Only a couple of guys there so was looking like a light load. Ended up with about 15 guys on the boat so plenty of room at the...
  181. streetnfish

    The San Diego 11/5 Nados

    Hey guys, Drove down to SD to try and catch some Nov yellowtail today. Got a nice light load of 17 on the "San Diego" out of Seaforth. Running the boat today was Matt. Andy and David were on deck and Fisher was doing double duty in the galley and on deck when needed. Matt gave us the run...
  182. streetnfish

    Saltwater baitcasters

    I have the Komodo 463 and the Lexa HD 400 and fish bait on them all the time. (anchovies,sardines, and mini/medium macks). I use them with flouro leaders from 15-40lb and have caught many bass,yellowtail,bonita,and tuna up to 40lbs on them. I use a FG knot so the knot going through the...
  183. streetnfish

    Cedros 10-8/10-11

    Love that place. Great report and pics Danny !
  184. streetnfish

    Aloha Spirit 10/13 - BASS !

    Hey guys, Awhile back fellow BDer "Joker" invited me to fill in on a charter trip with the "Dark Kings" fishing club. We would be fishing on the Aloha Spirit so I was happy to have an opportunity to fish with Capt Shawn Steward. Woke up this morning to full on RAIN ! I packed my rain suit...
  185. streetnfish

    9/12 - Raging Rapids

    That's a clip on neck tie there ! Ha ha
  186. streetnfish

    Great tuna trip and a half on The San Diego 9/24 and 9/25...

    Cool Report ! Great to see the Stoke in you guys !
  187. streetnfish

    Pursuit-Catalina 9/25

    Yea, at first I was like "Aw man its gonna be a mess" Then I remembered that it was gonna mostly be a Bonito trip with possibly a shot at the yellows. As soon as I started talking with the kids, and found that they were in a fishing club, I just thought that was the coolest thing ever! As soon...
  188. streetnfish

    Pursuit-Catalina 9/25

    Hey guys, Jumped on the Pursuit this morning. Started off with a light load of 10 guys. Right before we left, a group of about 10 kids and 2-3 adults boarded. I asked them if they were ditching school and learned that they were from the Mary Star High School "Fishing Club". They get to go...
  189. streetnfish

    For Sale ***$ 5 Jigs ! ***

    Thanks Rob ! Enjoy ! :jig:
  190. streetnfish

    For Sale ***$ 5 Jigs ! ***

    Most heavy iron gone. Still a few Tadys !
  191. streetnfish

    Rockfishing rod and reel under $300
  192. streetnfish

    For Sale Surface/Heavy Iron Lots

    Still some left. Check new post for what's left.
  193. streetnfish

    For Sale Surface/Heavy Iron Lots

    Jigs boxed up Mark will send out tomorrow. Thanks again :jig:
  194. streetnfish

    For Sale ***$ 5 Jigs ! ***

    Surface irons and YO YO jigs. 5 bucks a piece. Pay pay only. (Friends and family or add 3%) Some new some used. Surface Iron Tady 14A, Tady 45, Tady C YO YO jigs. Kicker 15 PM for info. Thanks. :jig:
  195. streetnfish

    For Sale Surface/Heavy Iron Lots

    Bump $5 a piece or $20 if you buy 4 ;)
  196. streetnfish

    Best Skip Jigs + best technique

    Might sound funny but large Waxwings are great skip jigs.
  197. streetnfish

    Aloha Spirit yellows

    We only got 4 on the boat today. Spent some time lookin for other stuff. Nice Reds though and nice weather in tight.
  198. streetnfish

    Komodo SS Power Knob - Upgrade-able ?
  199. streetnfish

    Aloha Spirit yellows

    Nice Danny ! I'm out there tomorrow so hopefully there's one left that wants to come over for dinner. :drool:
  200. streetnfish

    Please school me on Newell reels.
  201. streetnfish

    For Sale Surface/Heavy Iron Lots

    New Prices ! Jigs $5.00 a piece and can be ordered separately now. Come get um !:jig:
  202. streetnfish

    For Sale Surface/Heavy Iron Lots

    Your Welcome ! Now Kill Some Stuff ! :jig:
  203. streetnfish

    For Sale Penn Reels For Sale !

    ***PRICE DROP*** Have some extra reels sitting around that someone could use. Good condition with all of them 1/2 to 3/4 full of 65 lb braid. Shipping available. Penn 535-$45 Penn 555-$45 Penn 25GLS (lever drag)-$45 Great budget option to get on the water or use as backup set. All...
  204. streetnfish

    For Sale Surface/Heavy Iron Lots

    Plenty of Tady 45's and Heavy iron left !
  205. streetnfish

    For Sale Surface/Heavy Iron Lots

    BUMP ! 4 lots sold. Plenty Left ! :jig:
  206. streetnfish

    Intrepid Anglers Choice 8 day 8/27-9-4

    No. Only for poppers and stickbaits. Several folks would have benefitted from a spinner for casting baits.
  207. streetnfish

    For Sale Surface/Heavy Iron Lots

  208. streetnfish

    What to expect..

    Bait is small (3"). Size 2 hooks unless you guys make macks at the barge. Fish are not line shy but you and your crew will need to be able to fly line baits to get to the yft so lighter line will work better. Mabye get them spinning reels if they can't cast. Colt snipers or flat falls...
  209. streetnfish

    What rod length you using to yoyo with?

    calstar 700h with either Trinidad 40N, Newell 533N, Penn Baja Special, or Penn Fathom 40NLD.
  210. streetnfish

    Angler Choice 8 Day Intrepid 8-27 - 9/4

    Good fishing with you Patrick. See you next year ! :jig:
  211. streetnfish

    Intrepid Anglers Choice 8 day 8/27-9-4

    Just got back yesterday. Had a great time with great crew and anglers. Hit the Rocks, Ridge, High spots up the beach, and Offshore paddys. We had Capt Bill Cavanaugh driving. On deck Mike Loust, Jack, Kurt, Brad, and the legendary Chad Smith. Bait was mostly small (3" dines) so we made...
  212. streetnfish

    how would you set up ?? please help!!

    Hey Albert, If I had your equipment here's what I would take. 1) GSH80H/Torium for jigs/poppers/coltsnipers. 2) Pro Sabre/Ave SX for 25lb bait 3) GIS 80M/Penn 975 for 20lb bait Possibly use your Lexa 400 but I don't know how you want to set that up. With some 50lb/or thin...
  213. streetnfish

    Great Tackle Shop

    Good guys there. The folks at Johnny's will always take good care of you ! :jig:
  214. streetnfish

    Heads Up -- Deals on Reels NOW

    Are reels on sale now or TBD?
  215. streetnfish

    UC CE900XF

    Mabye 900xl for 20lb. Works great. Also have a super seeker 90f which is even more parabolic. My favorite for chovies. Haven't used the UC's yet.
  216. streetnfish

    Blue FIn Reel? What can I get away with?

    When is your trip? If its right now you will probably be offshore for small yf,dorado, and such. Later on they may target big BF if that is happening.
  217. streetnfish

    Pheinx 809h spinner rod

    I've used the 909h and it worked fine. Not sure what Popper Purist would say about it but it made the popper splash, the fish bit , and it helped to get them to the boat so works for me.
  218. streetnfish

    What are your thoughts

    Contact Ryan and ask him. He is more than reasonable and willing to work with you if able.
  219. streetnfish

    8/15 Longfin from SCI

    Chicken Of The Sea Baby !
  220. streetnfish

    Mustang 8/14. Hard put in hard work !

    What's up guys, Decided to try and see if I could get a dodo since they looked like they wanted to die the last two weeks. So, with most of the boats full I decided to jump on the "Mustang" out of H&M. Previous counts looked like good numbers of yellowfin, a few dodos, and all you can eat...
  221. streetnfish

    Komodo 463 spool bearing size?

  222. streetnfish

    What bird is this

    Juvenile Gannet possibly ?
  223. streetnfish

    Eastern Sierras Aug 5th through 10th

    Good to hear man. Thanks for the conditions report.
  224. streetnfish

    Triton 7/8-Big Yellows-5/ Anglers-0. We were not worthy !

    Definitely was good times. I've never had a bad day on the Triton or the Gailforce. Some days had more more/less fish but always good times :D
  225. streetnfish

    Eastern Sierras Aug 5th through 10th

    Thanks for the report. I'm headed up to Virginia Sat
  226. streetnfish

    Triton 7/8-Big Yellows-5/ Anglers-0. We were not worthy !

    Hey guys, Another scorcher out there today so hopped on the Triton out of LA Harbor. Captain Shane was driving. Mike on deck and Nick in the galley. We left the dock with pretty close at full load of 25 guys I think. Short trip to the bait barge and we filled up with a nice load of 4"-8"...
  227. streetnfish

    Fishing backpack...for sporties?

    Depends on your budget. You can pay $100 plus for a cool big name brand or you can just buy a back pack that fits your needs. This cost $25 on sale at Big 5 "Outdoor Products" Big main pocket that will fit as many boxes as I need for up to 3 days. I usually take 2 for 3/4 day to overnight...
  228. streetnfish

    Pacific Queen- Redemption- I got 2 Cows and a jumbo!

    Way to go brother ! It was TOTALLY the shorts ! :lux:
  229. streetnfish

    For Sale Shimano reel and Phenix rods

    Does the tranx come with the power handle also?
  230. streetnfish

    Gail Force, Smoked by the Big Yellows

    All you can hope for is to be put on some fish ! I'm just stoked at the quality and numbers of the fish this year. Keep it up boys !
  231. streetnfish

    Poseidon; when an epic trip turns out "not so epic"

    Hope you at least had a good time on the water. Sounds like you need to go long range or Better yet charter a boat (mabye even the same boat if you aren't to chapped about it)
  232. streetnfish

    Ocea Jigger?

    Hey Alex, Just a word of caution! If you are not planning on getting the auto engage disabled, be very careful casting with that reel. It WILL engage on a cast with the handle in certain positions. I've done it several times with my 1500. Put a 5/0 in my palm up to the bend one time. (I no...
  233. streetnfish

    Komodo 450 vs Tranx 500

    Looked at both reels together today and the Tranx crank arm is longer that the Komodo so I'll attribute that, along with the larger handle, to my perception that the Tranx feel like it has more cranking power. All three are great reels and have a place in the lineup.
  234. streetnfish

    TRADE Phenix swimbait rod for NEWELL-G or P series

    Thanks for the Fathom Rob ! It's in great shape and I got it quick. :D Tight Lines, Ray
  235. streetnfish

    Okuma Komodo 400 size...
  236. streetnfish

    Komodo 450 vs Tranx 500

    I have the Komodo 463p, Lexa 400 HD-HSP, and now the Tranx 500hg. I have thrown surface iron and caught fish with all of them. For my traditional surface iron sticks (90J/100J/690J) The Tranx works well. Im used to fishing 4.8-5.1 ratios for for this so I have to remind myself to slow down...
  237. streetnfish

    Who carries these on their boat?

    Thanks for the reminders everyone. Been there :hali_parkutuli:
  238. streetnfish

    Gail Force 7/30 Catalina. Not easy!

    We made a fun day out of it. Thanks again guys and props to the Native Son for awsome sportsmanship ! Watch that young gal in the back. She's a killer ! That's not even her first yellow o_O
  239. streetnfish

    San Clemente Island Calicos and Appropriate Sized Tuna Report - Sunday 7/29

    Nice Erik, Thanks for the tips as always. Hey...I think I see a smile in that pic. Don't start getting soft on us LOL
  240. streetnfish

    7/30 Gail Force-Goin The Extra Mile Pays Off !

    Hey folks, Today I took my co-workers son fishing. He's 14 and I I've been taking him on a fishing trip evey summer for the last 5 years. Today I chose the Gail Force so we could have a good day with 18 peeps instead of battling it out with 50. The last 3 weeks have been really fun...
  241. streetnfish

    7/26 LB Wall to Catalina

    Nice one bro. Thanks for the report.
  242. streetnfish

    WTB Trini A handle (16,20,30 size)

    Looking for a used Trnidad A handle. 16,20, or 30 size. Let me know what you got. Thanks
  243. streetnfish

    Pursuit 7/24. Big Yellows !

    Hey guys, Wanted to get out of the heat so jumped on the Pursuit with a light load of about 30 peeps. Had chovy for chum and nice 6-7" dines for bait. Headed over in the cool morning with minimal swell I guess due to the long period. Hit the bunks and soon arrived at the islands. Capt...
  244. streetnfish

    In Need of Some Guidance

    Hey Dave, Welcome to the club. As you can see there are many answers to your questions and I'll give you mine. As far as a basic set up I agree with one if the post that said 25lb set up. That means a rod rated somewhere around 15-40lb. 7-8 ft is a good overall length. For a reel I would...
  245. streetnfish

    Help me with FG knot please

    Like a lot of guys have said, Flouro/mono usually breaks much higher than the advertised lb strenght compared to braid. Also you CAN put much higher tension on your connectio with the knot pullers than you can with your bare hands. (Thats why they are so great for chinching down your knots...
  246. streetnfish

    Help me with FG knot please

    I'll add my 2 cents. I use the same video you posted. For my knots I use 12 wraps on each side for the plait then tie 2 alternating half hitches. Tighten the knot, look for color change then snip flouro tag and do my alternating half hitches (6 each side). Continue testing after that for...
  247. streetnfish

    SOLD Penn Battle 5000 reel-REMOVE

    I'll take it if still available. PM sent
  248. streetnfish

    Okuma Komodo... 463 or 471

    It's the one for Shimano/Diawa. I got the 35mm for myself. You can buy a bigger size for your hand. As far as the Gomexus goes, its very very light and has a good bearing with it. I it is plug and play on the existing handle and I don't have to worry about throwing the reel into gear on a...
  249. streetnfish

    Okuma Komodo... 463 or 471

    Oh and definitely " power handle"
  250. streetnfish

    Okuma Komodo... 463 or 471

    463 has plenty of speed for snipers. I like the extra power for fish small enough to straight grind on. As a bigger guy you may want to look into an aftermarket handle (I went gomexus for $19). Otherwise you will have problems with scraping your nuckles due to the shape of the current handle.
  251. streetnfish

    For Sale 1985 18' Stringari SOLD

    Hey Dave, Do you know how much the boat and trailer weigh? Thanks
  252. streetnfish

    Pursuit 7/10 " A Bass For Every Cast "

    Hey guys, Jumped on the Pursuit this morning with a bunch of fellow fishermen and a fishergal. Captain John lead our Catalina adventure. Gary and Jeremy would hold down the deck and Ryan would keep everyone well fed. Boat took off with a nice load of sardines and some blocks of frozen squid...
  253. streetnfish

    Pac Voy 7/7-7/8 BFT, YFT, YT...Video and Pics

    Great fishing ! So fun fishing with Mark. He gets more excited than the anglers !
  254. streetnfish

    Vendetta 4th July 4 Guy's Needed

    Looks like a great trip ! That kid is stoked !
  255. streetnfish

    Gail Force 7/3 Big Bass-Big Yellas !

    Hey Steve. Likewise. Hope to see you guys at the rail again sometime.
  256. streetnfish

    Gail Force 7/3 Big Bass-Big Yellas !

    Thanks man ! I know they can get a bit long and boring but I enjoy reading reports and seeing pics on here when I'm at home and work. They help me make decisions abour my own trips and give me new ideas. Figure I might as well contribute a little :jig:
  257. streetnfish

    Gail Force 7/3 Limited Load Open Party Fun!

    Good times for sure. Thanks for running a great operation !
  258. streetnfish

    Gail Force 7/3 Big Bass-Big Yellas !

    Hey guys, Jumped on the Gail Force trip to fish Catalina. Been fishing the Triton but don't think I've been on the Gail Force since the yellows invaded the 150 spot. Anyway got to the landing for the 5am shove off and was joined by 17 fishermen and 1 fisherwoman. As we boarded the boat...
  259. streetnfish

    Tuna Spikes - Ike Jime

    Good Stuff ! Thanks Matt !
  260. streetnfish

    Pacific Eagle 7/2

    Hi guys, Wanted to try the Channel Islands for some yellows with the possibility of mabye a seabass. Most of the boats were full so I looked into the Pacific Eagle out of Ventura Sportfishing. I have ridden that boat a couple of times before and had a good time so booked a spot as they...
  261. streetnfish

    Komodo SS Power Knob - Upgrade-able ?

    Asked the same question 3 months ago on this thread. Knew it would be a long wait so I got the Gomexus for $19. Plug and play, great bearing, and no knuckle rub for me.
  262. streetnfish

    6/29 - Organized Coronados Chaos

    Yea ! Mackerel Man wrangling monsters !
  263. streetnfish

    Pursuit-Catalina 6/25

    One of these days my man...One of these days ;) Now I gotta get me one of those ghosts like you !
  264. streetnfish

    Pursuit-Catalina 6/25

    No, If there is an empty spot. Cast away. Like I said when you are fishing sardines. Numbers go out the window.
  265. streetnfish

    Pursuit-Catalina 6/25

    Yea was too busy fishing to get pics of them all. No hook and handoffs that day
  266. streetnfish

    Pursuit-Catalina 6/25

    You do get numbers as you sign up. However, when you are fishing sardines the understanding is that you will follow your bait. This is constantly reinforced by the crew. Again , you always have that guy with the corner spot that doesn't want to move or leaves his pole at the rail to save his...
  267. streetnfish

    Hooks??? What do you do?

    I keep my hooks in the original pack and secure them with a ring often used to bind paper I organize the hooks on the ring by size and type. (These are my squid hooks). It's easy to flip through for the hook I want an keeps them together. By organizing by hook type I can take whatever hooks...
  268. streetnfish

    Pursuit-Catalina 6/25

    Hey guys, Jumped on the Pursuit hoping to get "some tail". Saw that they had 24 reservations and figured we would get out with about 35. Got to the landing and found out that there were a couple of large groups there so we ended up with about 45. Not my ideal situation but oh well off we...
  269. streetnfish

    YT Shootout 2018 / Nados

    Man that looks good. Thanks for the report
  270. streetnfish

    WTB Looking for PSW 909H w/reel seat

    Got one Thanks, Ray
  271. streetnfish

    SOLD Mamiya Marfix J System (rare Japanese Jigger)

    Cool man, Thanks. I was hoping it was smaller but guess the lugs should have keyed me in. Good luck on the sale. Looks like a cool reel.
  272. streetnfish

    SOLD Mamiya Marfix J System (rare Japanese Jigger)

    Hey Josh, What size could you compare this reel to? I can see it in your hands but you may have Trump sized hands so that reel may be huge :-)
  273. streetnfish

    best saltwater fishing pliers? Here is a good one to start. I am not any kind of authority on the subject as I've just wrapped 2 pairs of pliers. Google is your friend as there are many different wraps and techniques to attain them...
  274. streetnfish

    Fortune Fishing 6/11/18

    I've never had a problem in the last 20 years or so. I don't leave anything valuable sitting out in plain view though. Then again, that goes for anywhere I park.
  275. streetnfish

    best saltwater fishing pliers?

    Yes 718 and 337 on the cutters. I have a pair of E337 (higher leverage) which are nice too.
  276. streetnfish

    Freedom at Clemente 6/11/18

    Wow ! Here today and gone tomorrow. Looks like they swam north to Channel Islands or south to the Coronados. Definitelty feel fortunate about the day I picked. :rockin:
  277. streetnfish

    Fortune Fishing 6/11/18

    Thanks for the report. Didn't even know about the brewery there. Gotta get out of that "tunnel vision" when I'm going fishing and check that place out. :hali_olutta:
  278. streetnfish

    best saltwater fishing pliers?

    Channel lock pliers, Matt 86m for spike, Boomerang for braid.
  279. streetnfish

    Freedom at Clemente 6/11/18

    Thanks. I don't know about that though. I just try and stay at the rail all day and take advantage if I get a chance. Every now and then the fish make me look like I know what I'm doing LOL. As for that 16 Narrow, by the time I'm finished with it, you probably wont want it.;)
  280. streetnfish

    Freedom at Clemente 6/11/18

    Like Erik "Get Some" posted awhile back. That 90ft contour line.
  281. streetnfish

    Freedom at Clemente 6/11/18

    Hey guys, Decided to jump on on the Freedom Sun night to hit the big island. I was a little worried about conditions and there were reports of wind and increased swell this week. However, I talked to my buddy who just got back from over there on the Truline and he said that aside from a...
  282. streetnfish

    For Sale 17’

    How many hours on the motor?
  283. streetnfish

    Pursuit Yellowtail 5/14

    If your catching fish and having a good time then your doin it right no matter what kind of equipment you have. Had a guy outfish me with a handline once :notworthy. Whatever gets your bait or lure to the fish.
  284. streetnfish

    Crowley 5/18/18

    Love that Glass !
  285. streetnfish

    Pursuit Yellowtail 5/14

    All fish caught on Phenix Abyss 909H with Lexa HD 400. 50lb braid with 12' of 25lb Seguar Permier flourocarbon. FG knot used for braid/flouro connection. 1/8 oz sliding sinker. 2/0 Mustad 9174-BR hook secured with Palomar knot
  286. streetnfish

    Native Sun 5/15

    Thanks for the report. Bummer the water turned over on you guys. Good thing is the fish are there. Just gotta get some condition.
  287. streetnfish

    Beginner surface iron rod

    Hey E, I would also add... Go to a shop near you and pull on all the rods that you are thinking of buying. Stick the rod under your arm and stick it straight out in front of you. Have somebody pull the tip down towards the floor. Then put the rod in your gut and do the same thing. This...
  288. streetnfish

    Beginner surface iron rod

    Since you are just getting in to it, I would say go used and don't t drop a lot of coin until you know that you like it. Old calstar 690j/90j eqivalent. Penn fathom 25n,Gold Trinidad 20 or eqivalent. Surface Iron ain't for everybody. Guys see the videos of the "Salty Crew" on their skiff...
  289. streetnfish

    Pursuit Yellowtail 5/14

    Weather was fine. Mostly cloudy with a few spots of sun early. Later on it was mostly sunny off the island. Swell wasn't bad at all on the back side. Light winds about 5-10
  290. streetnfish

    Pursuit Yellowtail 5/14

    Hey guys, Jumped on the Pursuit today after seeing that they caught some yellowtail yesterday. At 6am this morning they had 20 reservations. I figuered we would get out with about 35. More than I like but doable. I got in line with about 20 guys. The boat was out getting bait. When they...
  291. streetnfish

    Cedros "A" new jigging rod for BFT and YFT

    What's the difference between this and the original Cedros Speed Jigging rod ?
  292. streetnfish

    Eastern Sierra Part II (Part 2)

    Ok so back to Grant Lake. I've seen it much much worse but it's definitely not full. Here is the Marina. I remember when the boats were docked right in front of the main building This is the point midway along the lake Left the loop with a parting shot of the Sierra craters. On the way...
  293. streetnfish

    Eastern Sierra Part II 5/8/18

    Well, I get up early on day two and decide to grab a boat on June Lake for 1/2 day. For some reason I've never fished June that much so decided to have a new adventure. Hit the road early and arrived at the lake around 6am with the sun just coming up. Nice chilly morning around 38-40 degrees...
  294. streetnfish

    Eastern Sierra 5/7/18

    I did overhear one of the boats at distance saying that he did very well that morning trolling the edges in shallow water :jig:
  295. streetnfish

    Eastern Sierra 5/7/18

    Hey guys, Decided to head on up to catch some of those hard pulling trout in Crowley Lake. Got up early and drove down from Mammoth. Got there at 6am, got a boat for 1/2 day and headed out to McGee Bay. Weather was beautiful. Glassy with just a slight breeze every now and then. Drove up by...
  296. streetnfish

    WTS- Japanese Fishing Spike with Wire- $20

    Hey Victor, Good to meet you bro. Thanks again for the Ike Jime set up. Sashimi bout to go up a notch ! :goldfish:
  297. streetnfish

    WTB Looking for Penn 525GS reel

    Interested in 535 or 555?
  298. streetnfish

    Not Sure How to Title This

    I have bled every fish I've caught on that boat and never had a problem getting anyone on that boat to pop a couple of gills for me. Good on those guys for getting some decent YT counts goin.
  299. streetnfish

    SOLD 03' Seahunt Center Console

    Right on Mario ! That dude scored !
  300. streetnfish

    San Diego Landing Opinion

    No it does not have bunks. Gotta decide what's more important. The boat that more often that not does significantly better than everyone else or catching some zzzz's. Hey, when the time comes you can again check the counts. If everybody's catching fish, get the boat with bunks.
  301. streetnfish

    San Diego Landing Opinion

    The "San Diego" out of Seaforth Landing. Check the counts every week if you need more reason.
  302. streetnfish

    Question regarding 5yr old on 1/2 day

    You will be charged for both tickets unless you get on one of the boats mentioned for a discount. Just make sure you have your license on you cause if you are asisting him (touching the pole, line, fish) you are fishing. At least that's what the DFG guy I talked to said. Have fun.
  303. streetnfish

    What Is This Creature???

    Awsome ! Even better for BD it's called a "Thetys Vagina" Ha Ha ! Its a solitary salp.
  304. streetnfish

    SOLD 03' Seahunt Center Console

    Mario !!!, Beautiful boat man. I would love to take it off your hands but Im limited to the 17-18 foot range. But Man that looks good. Great seller guys and he takes very, very, very good care of his stuff. Someone is gonna be very pleasantly surprised ! Good luck on the sale and let me...
  305. streetnfish

    Reel for Jig Stick

    This :hali_ruahahaha:. 1) Low price. There is a website some guys on here know about where you can get one for a great price. 2) Freespools great. I thought that whole " live spindle" thing was bs but after owning one for a couple of years I'd say it's a legit concept...
  306. streetnfish

    The Mid......First time at Pyramid Lake, NV [Pic Heavy]

    Cool. Thanks for the reply. Yea got blown to the far side of Crowley many years ago when I started tubing. Luckily my buddy was there to come pick me up in his truck. Funny thing is he warned me about it, but you just don't undersrtand until you actually have to try and kick against wind...
  307. streetnfish

    The Mid......First time at Pyramid Lake, NV [Pic Heavy]

    Hey Eric, Great pics ! Looks like a blast. I enjoy looking at your flies as much as the fish. Gonna have to get back on the vice as your midges have me mesmerized and going " Why didn't I think of that". Anyway, Pyramid is on my list of things to do one of these days and I was wondering...
  308. streetnfish

    Kicker quick clips

    Anyone who has used them take note of how they affect the swimming of the jig? Does the jig swim the same as straight tie? Better?
  309. streetnfish

    4/2. The San Diego

    Yea, I love this thing. Did the DC dog and spring conversion about 8 years ago (after I had a Torium go knuckle buster on me at Cedros) and it's been bulletproof ever since. Looking to pick up an NA model also but this thing will prob be sitting next to me in my casket. :skullbone
  310. streetnfish

    4/2. The San Diego

    It's basically a rubber ring. It came with the rod but you could use any rubber ring I'd guess. It does help keep the jig from swinging around. My hooks are on top and secured in a hook keeper on the rod.
  311. streetnfish

    4/2. The San Diego

    **NOTE*** I was finishing typing this in the parking lot at Seaforth when my phone went dead so its two hrs late as I had to drive home to finish it Hey guys, Just getting back to Seaforth from a nice 3/4 day on the San Diego. Nothing great but a good day on the water with a shot at the...
  312. streetnfish

    3/30 Amigo overnight fish report

    Cool thanks for the info. Looked like a fun day jigging
  313. streetnfish

    3/30 Amigo overnight fish report

    Right on ! What setups were you using. I know Poseidon and Phenix but what model numbers? Grams on the jigs? Always looking for more jigging knowlege :D
  314. streetnfish

    TIPS HOW TO TIGHTEN-UP TEST HEAVY Braid Mono Fishing Knots

    Quickest Way to Tie the FG Knot (The Strongest Br…: This is the method I use. I can tie it with the rod in the holders on the side of the boat pretty quickly and the knot pullers cinch it up nicely
  315. streetnfish

    TIPS HOW TO TIGHTEN-UP TEST HEAVY Braid Mono Fishing Knots

    Those knot pullers are great. I got a pair and haven't looked back. Highly recommended. Broom handles are fine also if that's what you wanna do.
  316. streetnfish

    Direct fit power handle for Komodo 463P (Gomexus)

    Hey guys, Didn't want to hijack/clog up the thread about power handles so I started this one about the handle I used. I went online and bought the "Gomexus" 35mm power knob. It's a direct fit and you only need a couple of small screw drivers. First you unscrew the outer screw on the Old...
  317. streetnfish

    Basic maintenance (lube/grease) for reels

    :hali_ruahahaha:QUOTE="anthony capito, post: 4542670, member: 198721"]Cal’s Drag Grease Yamaha Yamalube Marine Grease TSI 321 Oil What he said
  318. streetnfish

    pimped out jigmaster vs. torium 20

    If you are thinking Penn or Newell also check out Alan Tani's website. Lots of guys doing custom gears, drags, dogs to make some pretty impressive reels that will stand up against any of the new stuff. Now by the time you trick it out, it will cost you the same or more than one of the modern...
  319. streetnfish

    Komodo level wind damaging spectra?

    You sure its not just the coating from the line? I haven't used PP for awhile but it used to turn all my level winds and my finger tape green from the coating. Never had a problem with my Komodo on braid. Thats all its seen the last two years
  320. streetnfish

    3/24 Fisherman lll After the Rain

    Bout a month ago my cousin invited me on a charter set up by a friend of a friend. My cousin doesn't fish much so he didn't have much in the way of details. Just . . 3/4 day out of San Diego and need passport. Figured it would be Coronados and since the yellows had been biting I agreed to...
  321. streetnfish

    Komodo SS Power Knob - Upgrade-able ?

    KW, X2 which model fits the Komodo? You can PM if need be. Thanks
  322. streetnfish

    Komodo SS Power Knob - Upgrade-able ?

    Do you have any kind of time line for us ? In your experience can something like this be done rather quickly (this summer) or are we looking at 2019 for purchase ? I know you can't say exactly as it's in R&D but just a general idea/guess Thanks
  323. streetnfish

    Slow pitch charter interest?

    interested. Let me know if it comes together
  324. streetnfish

    I got yo-yo problems...

    I'd say use the Fathom. Also pay attention to the guys getting bit. What speed are they winding? What type and size of jig are they using? Very rarely there may be a preferred color but not often. Use a variety of jigs and note which ones get bit. Even among my yo yo jigs some seem to swim...
  325. streetnfish

    For Sale Parker 18'

    Got pics of your bait tank set up?
  326. streetnfish

    I got yo-yo problems...

    What reel are you using? All my yo yo reels are narrow with taller spools (Trinidad 40N, Narrowed Newell 533, Penn Baja Special, Penn Fathom 40NLD). I don't reel as fast as I can but at a steady pace. Might be that I'm picking up more line. The fish tell me what the right speed is and it...
  327. streetnfish

    Tuna Spikes - Ike Jime

    Got mine today. Quick service and easy peasy transaction. Great product. Stainless ball is perfect size to fit in your hand Spike fits in sheath perfect with nothing sticking out to scratch or get caught on. Thanks Matt !:rockin:
  328. streetnfish

    For Sale BAJA BAYRUNNER CUDDY CABIN 22ft $16000/obo

    Hey Blake, Do you know the total weight including trailer?
  329. streetnfish

    Popping Rod for an Okuma Komodo

    I throw poppers on my Komodo with a Phenix PSW 809 XHJ. Worked great with 120-150 sized poppers. Caught tuna and yellows up to 30lbs with no problem and had a blast.
  330. streetnfish

    More Yellas on The San Diego !

    Both. Fish were moving fast. I caught fish two cranks off the bottom (scrambled egg 6x and 140g slow pitch), casting out to boils surface iron style (mint 6x), and half way up after dropping jig from side of the boat (mint 6x). Like I said, the fish made you work for it.
  331. streetnfish

    Tuna Spikes - Ike Jime

    I'll take a couple. PM sent.
  332. streetnfish

    More Yellas on The San Diego !

    Hey guys, Just getting into port at Seaforth. Saw there were some yellowtail caught yesterday and light load on the San Diego so decided to give Ryan and to crew a shot. Loaded up the boat at went to pick up a nice load of smaller dines at the bait dock (4-5 in) Set off for the day an Ryan...
  333. streetnfish

    Cedros Outdoor Adventures opinions

    Jose is a great guy and will take care of you like family. I have a report from a few years back if you know how to search them. Cedros is pretty much so cal fishing on steroids. Same species just much more plentyful. You can use all the same bait/ lure tactics that you use up here. However...
  334. streetnfish

    WTB: leather plier pouch

    Got it today Rob ! Looks great. Thanks again. Now to get some new hardware to put in it :)
  335. streetnfish

    WTB: leather plier pouch

    Payment sent. Sorry for late reply was busy at work.
  336. streetnfish

    WTB: leather plier pouch

    Any contact info for Anthony Cepeda? I don't have intagram. Does he have a website?
  337. streetnfish

    Spectra for surface iron

    Flex Wrap. Good to go
  338. streetnfish

    Bluefin Vs. Yellowfin

    Put two equal wt fish together and see which has the bigger TAIL
  339. streetnfish

    Spectra for surface iron

    I use 65 lb spectra to 4-10 foot section of 50-60lb flouro. When I was using the RP/Modified Albright Knot, I used a flouro section short enough so that my knot was always outside the tip guide because the knot hitting the guides would occasionally mess up my cast. Now that I have become...
  340. streetnfish

    Pt Colonet 2/9-2/11 on the Pacific Queen

    Just the bottom. Like I said, I forgot that they are double deckers on the Pac Queen so actually only half the racks were full :-)
  341. streetnfish

    Pt Colonet 2/9-2/11 on the Pacific Queen

    Decided to jump on the Pac Queen fri night for a possible shot at some yellows and most likely a good snap on the reds. Got to the landing around 6:45 thanks to some horrendous Friday traffic between LA and SD>:( Boarded the boat and looked to be about 30 guys/gals on there. Typical mixed...
  342. streetnfish


    Put me in please. Eagles 24 Pats 14
  343. streetnfish

    Trigger fish

    Try Santa Monica Bay. Boats catch them very often up there
  344. streetnfish

    what's in season??

    Sculpin is open. Someone made a mistake on the website. Spent the last two days catching sculpin on the New Del Mar. Boats are fishing sculpin all down the coast. Yummy too !
  345. streetnfish

    what's in season??

    Sculpin, Bass, Halibut,Bonito,Yellowtail
  346. streetnfish

    Float tubing

    Watch the wind and current so you dont get blown/swept opposite of where you want to be. Wear your PFD or make sure you have a second bladder in the backrest in case of puncture. Along those lines, make sure you can handle spiny fish and not stick your tube. Watch boats/wakes as you will be...
  347. streetnfish

    Anyone Slow Pitch Jigging? Do tell your experience.

    1) Black Hole Cape Cod Slow Pitch 662hmf/Ocea Jigger 1500 2) Okuma Cedros 601mh/ Shimano Trinidad 16 Narrow Special with dog/spring conversion. The Okuma setup is mostly used for speed jigging but it works well for slow pitch with jigs over 300grams. As far as jigs I have a bunch from all...
  348. streetnfish

    Anyone Slow Pitch Jigging? Do tell your experience.

    Hi, I do a fair bit of slow pitch jigging though I wouldnt consider myself an expert or anything. All my experience is on the West coast and baja. Have caught just about everything on them. Rockfish, sheep head, yellotail, blue fin, yellowfin,bass, barracuda, bonito. (No Dorado or seabass...
  349. streetnfish

    Dave "Tiny" Pierson

    Not sure if this is posted anywhere else on BD yet but Dave had a serious stroke and is in the ICU. Lots of you have known Dave in the galley and at the rail. Always a good dude. He and the family need some prayers. Help out if you can.
  350. streetnfish

    Smoke out at Channel Islands ?

    Wow ! Thanks. Think I'll stay down south.
  351. streetnfish

    Smoke out at Channel Islands ?

    Hey, Has anybody fished the channel islands the last couple of days? (Anacapa, Santa Cruz) Are there any issues with smoke there? Thinking about heading up there mon or tues. I'm sensitive to air quality so looking for a heads up. Thanks.
  352. streetnfish

    Which reel to put on custom 9" Rod being built for throwing jigs?

    What kind of rod? All glass or composit? How old is your son and what size is he? Is he gonna be doing a lot of jig fishing or mostly bait and jigs occasionally when it's wide open surface fishing? Hard to do combo with your jig stick as it take time at the rail and patience to get good at...
  353. streetnfish

    Amigo or Aloha Spirit

    For rockfishing both boats are fine. Question is do you want a bunk (Amigo) so you can sleep on the way out/back? If you were looking for yellowtail or seabass, Aloha Spirit hands down.
  354. streetnfish

    The San Diego 3/4 - 11-21-17

    And now you know ;)
  355. streetnfish

    The "San Diego" 11/20

    Hey guys, Saw good weather this week and still yellows being caught so decided to drive down from LA and try my luck with Capt Ryan again. Left the house at 2:30 am (yawn) and and had an uneventful drive down. Checked in the passport, Mex license, and headed down to the boat. As I arrived...
  356. streetnfish

    Tuna, Cuda, Bass and Bombs - San Clemente Island 11/18

    Cool pics Erik, Would love to hear about your camera set up. (Unless its top secret stuff) You using a pole for the under water shots or leaning over really far?
  357. streetnfish

    The "San Diego" 11/6. YELLAS !

    25lb flouro for bait. 40lb yo yo rig or dropper loop. Surface iron if you want. Hook size 1-2/0
  358. streetnfish

    The "San Diego" 11/6. YELLAS !

    Hey guys, Saw that there were still some yellowtail and bluefin being caught in San Diego last week. Looked like Monday would be a nice weather window with light winds. Checked out all the boats and the San Diego looked like a good call. I've only fished this boat a handful of time because...
  359. streetnfish

    Torium went south on me

    PM sent
  360. streetnfish

    Torium went south on me

    Old model or newer?
  361. streetnfish

    Who like's the Aztec ?

    After reading your post "The fish are out there want one more shot before it's done", I would ask one more shot at what? Catching fish or possibly catching a personal best at the risk of catching nothing? With that answer I would check the count history of both boats (and any others you are...
  362. streetnfish

    Seafloor control

    They are good jigs. Expensive though. With these slow pitch jigs, I've found that I've had to experiment with a few different kinds to find which ones have actions that I like. (More importantly, actions the fish like). This doesn't always correlate to which jigs are most expensive either...
  363. streetnfish

    Ocea jigger 1500hg, 2000nrhg, or trini 12a

    Kinda deep for the1500. Its a small reel.
  364. streetnfish

    Eastern Sierras 10/6-10/8 (Pic Heavy)

    Had a rare weekend off so decided to grab my gal and run back up to Mammoth for a weekend of tubing and chucking streamers. Left LA around 4am and arrived around 9:30. Decided to check out Convict Lake and was greeted with beautiful conditions! Sunny, about 60 degrees, and barely a breeze...
  365. streetnfish

    Poppers on a Jigstick

    Used a phenix black diamond 809xhj and Okuma Komodo SS 463P. Threw Halcos and Cavios with no problem. I'm not a "professional popper fisherman" so I couldn't tell you if it was the best way or not. All I can say was that with that set up I was able to cast the thing, make it splash, and...
  366. streetnfish

    Tommy Lee

    Ok well good for him ! Bummer for myself cause I had some great trips witn him driving. Can't be mad at a guy who doesn't have to grind it out everyday anymore. Best of luck to him and I'll gladly jump on a boat with him filling in. Thanks
  367. streetnfish

    Tommy Lee

    Didn't want to hijack the El Dorado thread. Where is Tommy Lee now? Is he driving for anybody? Thanks
  368. streetnfish

    Old guy fishing again query ? Have fun !
  369. streetnfish

    Eastern Sierras 9/25-9/27 (Pic Heavy)

    With the weather reports calling for mild temps and light winds, I decided to pack up the tube and fly rods, and head up to the Sierras. Drove up Sun afternoon after work and enjoyed light traffic. As I drove through the valley, I was struck by how much green there was still. No tumble weeds...
  370. streetnfish

    What Not to do when you loose a fish

    Thanks for the reminder that it's JUST FISHING ! Supposed to be fun and not taken too seriously. I'm sure we have all wanted to slam our gear, someone elses gear, or SOMEONE on the deck at some point during our fishing. :Rambo_Throwing_Kniv
  371. streetnfish

    Komodo Casting

    [QUTE="tjohnson619, post: 4422667, member: 169391"]i have been thinking about a baitcaster for throwing jigs, swimbaits and even 20lb bait... what rods would you recommend? If you truly want to do all that with one rod, I would recommed Phenix Abyss 909. (or equivalent rod of your choice...
  372. streetnfish

    Pursuit went LONG ! ! !

    SDecided to jump on the "Pursuit" out of 22nd Street Landing today in hopes of heading to Catalina and catching some bass and poss a yellow. Counts had been low so no high expectations. Just goin fishing. Plus they only had 10 reservations the night before so figured we would get out with...
  373. streetnfish

    LJ 9/16 Son's Personal Best YT

    That pic of your kid with the fish is the BEST ! ! ! Frame that thing for life !
  374. streetnfish

    1.5 day O95 plus 1/2 day PM New Seaforth Report

    Question on the O95 day and 1/2. How to they handle the fish on a trip of that duration without use of RSW. Do they stay in sacks the whole time or do they have several large coolers with ice for the fish? If fish are left in sacks, what do they do with the filets ovenight? I'm interested...
  375. streetnfish

    Educate me on Newells.....

    322 or 332 would be great iron reels. Easy to work on and can be upgraded although stock is fine with carbon drags. Penn 25N is nice too. Also easy to work on. I put the 4.8:1 gears in mine and like it alot. Need to open it up and clean out and re oil the spool bearings as they come with...
  376. streetnfish

    Cedros jig stick

    Used an 800m down there several times and it worked fine. After a few times standing on the bow of the panga with a big one straight up and down you'll have some stories to tell. :jig:
  377. streetnfish

    Fish Jerky Storage

    Just got some from Fishermans Processing and was told that it would keep for about 2 months in the refrigerator. Was advised to freeze anything that wouldn't be eaten in that time.
  378. streetnfish

    Replacing Coltsniper hook?

    Cool ! Thanks
  379. streetnfish

    Tying Mono to Braid?

    Thanks ☺
  380. streetnfish

    Replacing Coltsniper hook?

    Are you attaching the hooks to the tail of the lure or the front ( butterfly jig style)
  381. streetnfish

    Tying Mono to Braid?

    Bad word choice. I mean the knot has a higher percentage breaking strength vs some other knots. Say a knot that breaks at 50% of line test
  382. streetnfish

    Lingcod, yellowtail, reds, blues, and white fish at Anacapa island

    Palomar is a good knot and shouldnt be breaking on the fish you were catching. Since it was your first time using the palomar you may have had your lines crossing when snugged up. Its a simple knot to tie but lots of folks tie it and dont take care to make sure the double line isnt crossed...
  383. streetnfish

    Best Budget Yoyo Reel?

    I would still recommend the same reels for " so cal " yo yo fishing. Don't really think you need straight 60lb mono for so cal yo yo fishing. Now I do use a 50 or 60lb Leader 4-7 ft attached to my spectra. But thats more for abrasion resistance. Anyway, lots of good info here. Combine it...
  384. streetnfish

    Best Budget Yoyo Reel?

    In your listed price range, used Baja Special would be one of best 40-50lb yo yo reels you could buy. Or mabye Newell 533 (narrowed would be great).
  385. streetnfish

    Mooooooo 8-11-17

    What lb test split rings did u use and is one of the hooks on a swivel? (Hard to tell from pic) Thanks
  386. streetnfish

    WTB- Looking for an 80lb rod

    Got one guys. Thanks for all the offers and thanks for the 2x4 Scott.
  387. streetnfish

    Cedros Terminal Tackle for Calicos etc.

    Ding Ding ! Winner winner chicken dinner !
  388. streetnfish

    Cedros Terminal Tackle for Calicos etc.

    Only really need 3 outfits. Bass stick, yo yo rod, jig stick. I have not thrown a bait there yet because I go there for the awsome jig/plastic fishing. You can jig mackeral in the morning and do very well I'm sure. Jose is great and will take good care of you. Don't over think it too much...
  389. streetnfish

    Cedros Terminal Tackle for Calicos etc.

    1 oz lead heads. Weedless ones like Warbaits work really well in the kelp. Also weedles rigged swimbaits like Optimums. Heavy flouro leaders like 40lb. Fish will chew anything and are not line shy. 5-9 in swimbaits. Also bring surface and yo yo irons. You will catch fish on them all...
  390. streetnfish

    WTB- Looking for an 80lb rod

    -Hey guys, Looking for an 80lb stick. Ringed guides. 6 1/2 to 71/2 feet. Not looking to break the bank. Gonna put a Tiburon SST-20/80 on it. Let me know what you got. PM is fine also Thanks
  391. streetnfish

    Tying Mono to Braid?

    Used these for tuna up to 80lbs on 40# flouro with no problem. Gotta leave knot outside guides to cast though. Recently have been using the "FG" knot and have been really impressed acually breaks at higher test and can cast through guides. Pretty eash to tie from u tube videos. I find the one...
  392. streetnfish

    Bleeding Yellowtail

    Pop/cut a couple gills. Easy Peasy ! Make a big difference in flavor.
  393. streetnfish

    Diawa Pacific 8/7

    Small cedar plug set long got the most. Closely followed by green /black and purple/black. No bright colors put out. Was typical marine layer early but jigs still produced it the sun.
  394. streetnfish

    Diawa Pacific 8/7

    So like everyone else I saw the bluefin in the counts mid last week. I had a to wait until my day off Mon for a shot. ( counts weren't high enough for me to call off work). Looked at all the usual 3/4 day choices and found that some were not running, others were getting up to the 50 person...
  395. streetnfish

    Newell twins

    Nevermind I see reg card says 2005
  396. streetnfish

    Newell twins

    Are they OG (80's) or the more recent ones? Why hard to fish them?
  397. streetnfish

    What is the max line the Mak10ii can fish?

    What lb top shot did you use? Any problems with capacity?
  398. streetnfish

    Taking daughter out for the first time

    Sorry if this sounds wierd but does SHE want to go fishing? I heard you mention that you really want to take her and then only that she keeps saying that she will get sick? If she is not asking you to take her then I would pass until she wants to go. Cause if she does get sick (even in her...
  399. streetnfish

    Need help picking flies. Beginner

    Sorry just read closer. Same flies for lakes and you should be good.
  400. streetnfish

    Need help picking flies. Beginner

    Griffiths gnat, elks hair caddis for drys. Bead head midges for nymphing and you should be set for 90% of your fishing. If you wanna get a few extras, a grasshopper could get you a big fish or strip some wolly buggers through the deeper pools. Don't know what conditions are where you are...
  401. streetnfish

    Fishing boats

    Since you are online, check some one of the "fishing report sites for so cal". It will usually tell you the name of the boat, how many people were onboard, and what they caught by species. Some even have an archive so you can see past counts by date. Then you can get a sense of what fish are...
  402. streetnfish

    209 7/5/17 and 7/6/[email protected]

    Thanks. Still tryin to dial in my popper options
  403. streetnfish

    209 7/5/17 and 7/6/[email protected]

    Nice. If you don't mind what popper setup were you using?
  404. streetnfish

    Cheapest Rod/Reel Suitable for 20-40 lb YT, YF, BF, DODO

    Shakespear"ugly stick" and jigmaster 500. Or get some used gear.
  405. streetnfish

    Sea Adventure 80 3.5 day june 30-july 3

    X 3 on the pic of your hook placement please
  406. streetnfish

    El Capitan

    One of the best out there !
  407. streetnfish

    Cost of storage

    Thanks guys, Yes they all def have phone numbers. Just wanted to get a general idea before I start calling specific places.
  408. streetnfish

    Cost of storage

    Thanks, I was looking at some websites but couldn't find any prices. Trying to investigate the price of my entry into the skiff world. Would love to keep it at my house but renting apt right now.
  409. streetnfish

    Cost of storage

    Hey guys, How much is monthly storage for small skiffs. (17-19ft) Lookin for San Pedro/Long Beach area. Looking for close to marina dry storage. Thanks
  410. streetnfish

    Sand Bass Today-Tuesday ???

    :DYou must have been too far away. I was on the Native Son today and it was close to wide open the whole time we were on the spot. I caught about 60 bass today all on plastic. They were biting chovies, squid, sardines and plastic all day. We had limits of sculpin and close to limits of bass...
  411. streetnfish

    Komodo Casting

    Hey guys, As far as casting without touching the spool, how many magnets are you using? I'm still trying to dial mine in and haven't reached that magic point where I can cast it without using my thumb. When you reach this point, how much is your cast cut down? Sorry if this is too basic of...
  412. streetnfish

    Fathom gears

    Got my answer. Thanks Alan
  413. streetnfish

    Fathom gears

    Yea dropped it on the 25n just wanted to make sure the same size fits the 12 before I buy it.
  414. streetnfish

    Fathom gears

    Do all the fathom 25Nstar drags and the 12 have the same size gear. Looking to get the 4.8:1 gears for both. Thanks
  415. streetnfish

    New favorite guy

    Next time try "I'll take it" instead of "I'm interested". Guy may have thought you were a tire kicker and went for the sure money. Cash is king in sales.
  416. streetnfish

    Spinner for wife

    Diawa Emcast Bite nRun. 5000. Give it to all the new peeps I take fishing that need to cast or flyline anything. Can be had for 70-80 bucks. Throw it on a a Shakespear Ugly Stick Tiger rod and you have a cheap combo that catch anything on a 3/4 day. Except 100lb bluefin (Unless you are very...
  417. streetnfish

    5/3 Liberty 3/4 day

    Bit on the fall or the grind ?
  418. streetnfish

    SoCal BDers-help, please

    Calico bass at each
  419. streetnfish

    FS: Shimano Ocea Jigger 3000PH Limited! Trinidad 20 size sold

    Does it auto engage into gear when you turn the handle?
  420. streetnfish

    Fish I. D.

    Anybody eat one? I caught a couple of good size ones once and had heard that they were good to eat but lost my nerve. (Did that on the wolf eel too) ☺
  421. streetnfish

    Catalina Island Report 4/5 on Pursuit

    Beautiful pics. Especially the dolphin. I was lucky enough to be on the boat the day before. It was crowded with 53 (expected with the 100 yt the day before) but if you knew what you were doing it was very manageable as the fish bit all around the boat. We were sitting on the spot when the T...
  422. streetnfish

    Penn Fanthom 25N Price Drop

    Hey Alex, Thanks again for the Fathom. Especially for meeting me on your way home. Tight Lines, Ray
  423. streetnfish

    Malihini Offshore 3/26

    Thanks for the report. Shows whats out there for people who are wondering. Now they can make up their own mind to go after them or not. You ate your fish so good on you.
  424. streetnfish

    Newell Reels Servicing?

    Check out Step by step instructions with pictures. Will take you 5 min
  425. streetnfish

    okuma reel service center

    Perfect. Thanks guys
  426. streetnfish

    okuma reel service center

    Hey, Anyone have the address to Okuma? Ontario I believe. For some reason I can't pull it up on the website. Keeps giving me tackle shops. I want to drop some reels off for servicing. Feel free to PM if need be. Thanks
  427. streetnfish

    Less expensive speed/knife jigs
  428. streetnfish

    Starting to Build Saltwater Tackle Box

    You can also get a regular backpack with multiple compartments for cheap and throw your plano boxes, hook packets, flouro spools and whatever else in there. Thats if you don' t want to spend $100 plus on a brand name "tackle backpack". Unless you are going on more than a 3 day trip, you...
  429. streetnfish

    Starting to Build Saltwater Tackle Box

    20,25,30,40 lb flourocarbon. Use double surgeons knot to attach to mono or learn a knot to connect to spectra (RP, Pena, FG). Irons listed above are a good start.
  430. streetnfish

    Looking for a new reel for yellowtail and tuna!!

    If you are definitely going baitcaster, check out the Okuma Komodo SS series. I have the 463P on an abyss 909H. It kills a whole variety of stuff ! Otherwise I haven't seen a bad suggestion yet. I wouldn't worry about capacity on any of them if spooled with 50lb braid. Your not gonna be...
  431. streetnfish

    Yoyo Iron VS Megabait VS Butterfly VS Diamond Style Jigs...?

    In a nut shell they are all just hunks of metal designed to get a fish to strike based on imitation, attraction, or reaction. Different types work better with different gear and at different depths depending on the set up. They are simply a more challenging way to catch fish without bait and...
  432. streetnfish

    Trinidad or Talica

    16a or 16na. For the applications you are talking about 2 speed is not needed and star drag will be more versatile. Plenty of folks will disagee so take it for what its worth. Ultimately you wont know which style you like untill you fish them both and see what jives with your fishing style as...
  433. streetnfish

    Slow Pitch/Mechanical Jigging Trip

    What month, what are your target species, and which general area do you want to leave from? (Ventura, Long Beach, SD, Mex)
  434. streetnfish


    Looks like good times all around with an awsome crew ! Doesn't get much better. Congrats ! :jig:
  435. streetnfish

    Pacific Queen...Yellowtail Limits ! ! !

    No problem for the yellows up to 300'. Very light wind so drift was slow. Plus vertical jigs drop pretty fast. For the rockfishing 400' and greater had to flip the jigs downswell a bit to get proper postioning. (Was also using 250g for rockfishing)
  436. streetnfish

    Reels for slow pitch rods

    Have Ocea Jigger on mine. 1500,2000 HG depending on what depth you are fishing. Could also use the eqivalent Trinidad 10-16Na.
  437. streetnfish


    In if its not too late. Thanks Falcons 24 Pats 21
  438. streetnfish

    Pacific Queen...Yellowtail Limits ! ! !

    After spending the last 2 weeks up in the Sierra playing in all our drought busting snow, I was happy to see a nice weather window pop up. Jumped on the Pacific Queen Sun night (1/29) with 21 great guys and headed to Colonet for a 1 1/2 day. Yo yo jigs were gonna be the rule. Hit the point...
  439. streetnfish

    Slow Pitch/Mechanical Jigging Trip

    Im interested. Let me know when you get some details together
  440. streetnfish

    Owens River - Chasing "Snow Bows"

    Good ole " 2 bug Doug" ! He's a good guy. Looks like a great time.
  441. streetnfish

    Finally received my sheepshead replica check it out!

    Who did that mount? Looks great. You can PM me if it breaks any BD rules
  442. streetnfish

    Phenix rods for sale

    Nice meeting you Kevin. Thanks for meeting me early to get it done. Tight lines Ray
  443. streetnfish

    reels for sale

    Great meeting you Mike. Thanks for the reels. Mint as stated. Great seller guys.
  444. streetnfish

    Polaris Supreme 3 day ??

    How old is your daughter? How tall is she? What are the dates of your 3 day? ( spring, summer, fall). I know it sounds like I'm trying to get a date or something wierd but the answer to these questions will help determine what you will need. Big difference between a 10yr old and a high...
  445. streetnfish

    Rods (Calstar, Seeker) & Reels (Saltiga Gold, Penn, Shimano) For Sale

    Nice meeting you Tim. Thanks again for the stick :D
  446. streetnfish

    Local yellows (sport king/pursuit)

    Yellows are small. 3-8 lbs with a little variation on either side. Sure ther are a few larger ones mixed in but compare the 1 or 2 you hear reported to the counts on a good day (30-200) and that gives you your odds of getting one that size. Been on the boat multiple times. Have only seen a...
  447. streetnfish

    100# GBFT on overnight trip.

    Yea Mario ! Way to go Jr !
  448. streetnfish

    The New Avet G2 Series

    Champagne Sunset !
  449. streetnfish


  450. streetnfish

    San Diego parking

    Is there still free 72hr parking in the adjacent lot behind Fishermans?
  451. streetnfish

    which reel?

    Newell 322 or 332
  452. streetnfish

    Komodo 450

    What stick did you have it on?
  453. streetnfish

    BD Outdoors Tagline

    BD Outdoors.....It's where you wanna be !
  454. streetnfish

    fs: brand new saltiga 15h Japanese model

    So does the reel go into gear when you turn the handle?
  455. streetnfish

    Komodo 450

    Thanks John, That's the info I was looking for.
  456. streetnfish

    Komodo 450

    Hi , In a practical sense, is there a big difference in 7.1 vs 6.3 retrieve with this reel? Are there applications where there will be a big difference or where one will vastly out perform the other?
  457. streetnfish

    6 Pack Out of Newport Bch/San Pedro/Long Bch

    "Dreamer" if you wanna fish the island.
  458. streetnfish

    Sunday SB Island quick report and rant

    [all you did was Piss me off and have me write a negative review and never ride your boat again. You think that was bad you should have been on the Monday trip. Learned my lesson.
  459. streetnfish

    Undergunned for these Tuna?

    PM sent
  460. streetnfish

    WTB Penn GS (Graphite Series) Reels

    Got a 555 ($60) and a 535 ($50). Great shape. Original owner. PM number for photos
  461. streetnfish

    El Capitan?

    If fishing is your main priority, jump on the boat. Alan is one of the best out there. It's worth it just to watch him throw the iron and slay fish on old school gear that everyone else swears is out dated and no good. He'll give a clinic on the effectiveness of basic fishing skills. If you...
  462. streetnfish

    Liberty 3/4 Day (24JUL16) Coronado Islands

    Hey, How do they handle the bunks? Do they assign one as you pay? or is it just grab one when you get on the boat? Thanks
  463. streetnfish

    El Dorado Overnight 6/26

    Nice report man, You told it like it was and have a better perspective than most on what it's all about. Stoked for you bro ! Good luck this season.:cheers:
  464. streetnfish

    One Stop Shop - 6/25

    Hey experts, Any chance that can be a small bigeye?
  465. streetnfish

    New Progear Reels

    Mine is still holding up fine after several months. Freespools as good as when new. Has killed multiple yellows (at least 30 fish from rats up to 20 lbs) without a problem. It cast an anchovy fine with the proper setup. (Long rod w/ soft tip). My Newell 220 will cast farther with the same...
  466. streetnfish

    Wasted money.....

    Just came back from fishing the "Eldo" yesterday. All we had was those squid so I knew we were in trouble. Lucky for us there were no sardines in the area we fished so the fish HAD to eat the squid we gave them. Saw nothing but professionalism and people having a good trip. (Course it's...
  467. streetnfish

    CAIVO tackle customer service shout out.

    Hey guys, We are always quick to jump on here and flame someone who wrongs us. I want to highlight an example of good customer service I recieved from CAIVO tackle. I was checking the one of the threads about the new surface irons that are being produced with CAIVO being one of them. I put...
  468. streetnfish

    111-pound bluefin tuna on PENN Fathom FTH25NLD2

    Anybody know if that is a special rigged hook on that jig? Almost looks like it has a snell on it like an assist hook or something
  469. streetnfish

    Seasickness question????

    PM sent
  470. streetnfish

    Opener 2016

    PM sent
  471. streetnfish

    Opener 2016

    You guys fishing in a boat?
  472. streetnfish

    Welcome to the opener...

    One more day of nice weather tomorrow then the window closes and rain is back
  473. streetnfish

    Welcome to the opener...

    Great weather today. Sunny and glassy till about 3pm. Quality fish in Magee. Around 16ft deep. Night crawlers and power bait.
  474. streetnfish

    New Progear Reels

    Have the V20 (Bought in Feb). Satisfied so far with 4 trips using it. Great free spool. Has handled up to 20lb yellowtail w/o any problems. Good drag for small real feels solid. Gears are rough (stainless) and dog clicks so if you judge a reel by how smooth and quiet it is than you might not...
  475. streetnfish

    What are your favorite slow pitch jigs

    Ocea Stinger Butterfly Wing. Works from rockfish to tuna. Expensive to get though. Jigging world also has some good jigs that you can get cheaper
  476. streetnfish

    Boston Whaler Montauk 17 w/ low hrs Yamaha F90 four strokes

    After looking at the pics again . . . Does the dodger simply snap on flat to the spray skirt?
  477. streetnfish

    Boston Whaler Montauk 17 w/ low hrs Yamaha F90 four strokes

    Hey Sal, What year is the boat? motor? Also do you have any pics of the dodger from the side/back that show the size/configuration of it? Lastly, where is boat located? Thank you
  478. streetnfish

    Assist Hooks ?

    Hey guys, I saw another post about the legality of a number of hooks on an Alabama rig and that got me thinking about Japanese style jigging. As you all know, they are often used around the world with 2 sets of double assist hooks (4 hooks total). Anybody know if this is legal in US waters...
  479. streetnfish

    Phenix Rods FS!!

    Thanks for thd rod Alex. Excellent condition as advertised. Nice meeting you. Ray
  480. streetnfish

    Penn Fathom LD40N2

    Nice meeting you Chris. Thanks again. Can't wait to crank on some fish with it.
  481. streetnfish

    New Pro Gear

    Got the V20. Handled the yellows south of the Coronados just fine. Was using a butterfly rig so can't talk about casting. (80 sec spin with a full spool). 20 lb yellows in 150-230 feet of water and it killed um just fine. The reel is a Progear and not a Shimano so if you are looking for...
  482. streetnfish

    2013 PowerSkiff

    Is that a Razor skiff?
  483. streetnfish


    Pm sent
  484. streetnfish


    700H Never had to look for anything else since. ;)
  485. streetnfish

    Phenix rods

    Pm sent
  486. streetnfish

    6 Pack Overnight help Dreamer

    Chartered him this spring. He is a great captain for whatever kind of fish you are looking for. You are chartering the boat so he will put you on what you want. You can probably limit out on rockfish in an hour or two so you can probably target several species if you like. plenty of room on...
  487. streetnfish

    Jig Info?

    Thanks Dan. Guess there just isn't a lot of info out there on these two. Gotta find some old salts to talk to about them :D.
  488. streetnfish

    New to vertical jigging

    Thanks Floyd, That was just the info I was looking for. Think I'll be saving my pennies and getting into the slow pitch game. Thanks again and any info/hints you have on equipment/companies/technique would be appreciated. Ray
  489. streetnfish

    New to vertical jigging

    Hey Floyd, Thanks for the report. I have a few questions for you as I too have been interested in slow pitch but didn't know how well it would translate over to fishing the west coast sport boats. First how did you find fishing with the high rails on the boat? The rails on the boats in Asia...
  490. streetnfish

    Jig Info?

    Thanks for the info Brad. Anyone got any info on the other two? Thanks Ray
  491. streetnfish

    JIGS (surface, yo yo, butterfly) **SOLD**

    Got some jigs for sale. (Got too many) Couple lightly used. Most brand new. Priced to sale. $4 ea for the small yo yo/dart type jigs. $5 ea for the surface iron. $6 ea for the butterfly jigs. Price is firm as I'm already giving them away. (If they don't sell I'll just use them as loaners...
  492. streetnfish

    Jig Info?

    Hey guys, I picked up a few old Jigs and can't find much if any info about them. First is Dynatroll "Eliminator" I've seen some of the smaller ones and some Sea Strike models but never an Eliminator. The next two are yo yo type jigs. The chrome one says "CHAMP" and the green one says G.C...
  493. streetnfish

    1996 Grady White Adventure 208 - San Diego

    Sorry if I missed it somewhere but is the motor a 1996? Thanks
  494. streetnfish


    I can pick up today if still available. Cash in hand. Let me know.
  495. streetnfish


    Thanks for the stick. Just what I was looking for. Good luck on your trip ;)
  496. streetnfish


    Pm sent
  497. streetnfish

    FS calstar 800L SOLD!

    Sweet stick bro ! Thanks again, Ray
  498. streetnfish

    Triton- LA Waterfront Sportsfishing

    Just got off the boat monday night from my charter. (Full report in inshore section). For my trip there were two fans in the bow section of the bunkroom as well as another fan in the stern section of the bunkroom. In addition they had a blower to pump cool outside air down into the bunks...
  499. streetnfish

    Blood Moon Charter on the "Triton"

    Hey guys, I initially was trying to put together a 6 pack charter to Catalina for some friends/ co workers. However, when I put out the price and asked for commitments, I got 15 peeps who wanted to go. It's always been a dream of mine to book a big boat with just friends, but its really...
  500. streetnfish

    sold please delete

    Cut from tip or butt?
  501. streetnfish

    M A X I M U S Limits by 12:00 ! ! !

    Left Sun night. Fished Monday
  502. streetnfish

    M A X I M U S Limits by 12:00 ! ! !

    Hey guys, Jumped on the Maximus for the first time and had some fun fishing on a class operation. Boat is nice and very clean. Get this, there are marble countertops in the galley. Loaded up with some nice deans and mini macs (4-6 in) and headed out. There was quite a bit of swell in...
  503. streetnfish

    feedback on el capitan boat out of point loma landing

    Alan Fey is a great captain and works hard to get on the fish. He is also a good fisherman. one of the better old school jig guys I've seen. He is very professional and approachable but is passionate about his fishing so there may be some yelling if fish are getting dumped for stipid...
  504. streetnfish

    In Memory Of My Brother

    :hali_olutta: To your bro.
  505. streetnfish

    Making your own ice

    I use tupperware containers. A little warm water on top and block pops out fine. you can use various sizes to make blocks to fit any size cooler or fish hold. keeps much longer than cubes.
  506. streetnfish

    Gail Force 8/12 "Yellas !"

    Got an extra day of from work and saw that the Gail Force was having a 3/4 day trip limited to 22. All the other boats looked to be loaded to the gills due to the high counts on local yellows the day before so the choice was easy. I had been on the boat a couple of times in years past and had...
  507. streetnfish

    O95 fish hold ?

    Bueller.....Bueller ?
  508. streetnfish

    O95 fish hold ?

    Hey, Anybody who has been on the boat know if they have a refrigerated fish hold or not? Doesn't say on the website. Thanks
  509. streetnfish

    8/1/15 - Offshore Lifestyle

    Way to put your guys on some fish. Looks like a good time was had by the guys spending the money and supporting your business.;)
  510. streetnfish

    Some basic jig gear questions

    Make sure you buy more than a couple. If you get into the pargo you may loose a few :eek:
  511. streetnfish

    Some basic jig gear questions

    Big krocadiles and and heavy jig with chrome. Pargo, cabrilla, amberjack
  512. streetnfish

    White Seabass six pack charterboat

    Dreamer ! ! ! Nice boat. Fast with plenty of fishing room for 6. Search the archives. Alan is one of, if not the best seabass guys out there. Fished the boat in June and he put us on seabass when nobody else was catching them.
  513. streetnfish

    Ensenada kid friendly fishing boat for thursday

    Glad you got the kids on some fish. Thanks for the extra info for the rest of us. Appreciate it :)
  514. streetnfish

    Ensenada kid friendly fishing boat for thursday

    So what boat did you take? Any info for others thinking of making a trip like yours? Thanks
  515. streetnfish

    Sierra Opener

    Float tube and fly fished the north arm. Rented a boat and tossed nightcrawlers in Magee.
  516. streetnfish

    Sierra Opener

    Beautiful weather today on Crowley. Air temps in the 70's. Clear skys and only an occasional light breeze all day. Slow fishing in the North Arm but made up for it in Magee. Limits between 12:30-4:30. There are some quality fish and they are biting. Supposed to be even warmer tomorrow.
  517. streetnfish

    F/S NIB Omoto Predios 14nn reel REDUCED

    What size reel is this comparable to? Sx, mxj, penn 500? Thanks
  518. streetnfish

    Trevala S reel seat size.

    Cool. Thanks guy's
  519. streetnfish

    Trevala S reel fitting

  520. streetnfish

    Trevala S reel seat size.

    Hey guy's, I've been reading about people having issues with the new Trevala S having a reel seat that is too small for some reels to fit. My question is will the Ocea jigger 1500 or 2000 fit in the Trevala S 63MH? Any other reels that will fit? (I know the SX's will fit)...
  521. streetnfish

    WTS/WTT SHIMANO Ocea jigger 2001NR-PG

    This is a lefty reel right?
  522. streetnfish

    NEWELL reels

    Got the G220 today. Looks great. Thanks !
  523. streetnfish

    NEWELL reels

    PM sent
  524. streetnfish

    Cedros Outdoor Adventures?

    The bad..... Your arms may actually get fatigued from pulling on quality yellowtail. This means you will have to retreat to fishing WFO calico bass for relief. :D
  525. streetnfish

    A couple of Newell

    Is that 220 one of the new ones or OG?
  526. streetnfish

    17' Arima sea ranger ####updated new 90 etech###

    Sorry if I missed it somewhere but what year is this boat?
  527. streetnfish

    Novice with spectra

    PM sent
  528. streetnfish

    Mexican fishing permit for kids???

    Thanks Travis, I just found another site with that info also. appreciate the info
  529. streetnfish

    Mexican fishing permit for kids???

    My question is in Mexico is ther an age limit? Does the 14 yr old need a Mexican Permit? All the adults will have one for sure.
  530. streetnfish

    Triton Sportfishing

    No it does not. (or if it does they have never used it on any of my 4 trips this summer). They have a large cooler which they will out the fish in. The fish will however spend a bit of time in the sacks any will need to be kept wet. Good boat/capt and keep loads limited.
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    Mexican fishing permit for kids???

    Hey guys, I'm chartering a boat in a couple of days and one of my passengers is a 14 yr old. I know he doesn't need a Ca. fishing license but how about a Mexican permit? Upon searching I came upon a letter from Conescpa (sp?) that stated kids under 16 don't need a permit. However, it was...
  532. streetnfish

    Rigging 6 inch Bonita/Maurader lures?

    Straight tie huh? Does this type of plug always track straight or do they need to be tuned like the old Rapalas?
  533. streetnfish

    Rigging 6 inch Bonita/Maurader lures?

    Hey guys, I've picked up a couple 6 inch Yo Zuri Bonita lures. I'm not gonna be using them for "Hoos" but rather the local tuna. I've searched the web and I mostly see them rigged with wire harnesses. Also I only see the larger one's rigged. How do you guys rig the smaller ones? Do I...
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    Thanks Paul, Excellent condition as advertised.
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    Comparison of Newells and Penn Fathoms on Tuna? Small Baits?

    Another advantage the Newells have (depending on which series you get) is the light graphite spool. This light "start up" can help you in casting small baits. Upgraded bearings and good lube will also help. I put a 5 stack drag in my 220 and it has been fine fishing 20lb this season. And...
  536. streetnfish

    Halibut Jaws

    Cool! Thanks for the info. Now just gotta catch that Big Butt! :D
  537. streetnfish

    Halibut Jaws

    Nice! If you don't mind, could you describe the process you used to clean them?
  538. streetnfish

    Weekend trip from Marina del Rey to the 182

    Hey guys, On those Flat Fall Jigs. Are they only meant to be fished on the sink or do they have action on the retrieve also? If so do you retrieve with the typical "butterfly/japanese jig" style pump and wind? Thanks, Ray
  539. streetnfish

    Tribute overnight trip?

    1) Sleep in whatever you want. You get your own bunk. There is a blanket/pillow. Some guys bring their own sheets and pillows. I've never had a problem with the boat stuff. I wear comfy clothes to sleep in and change into my fishing clothes in the morning. Those little foam rubber earplugs...
  540. streetnfish

    8/25 First String

    Definitely bring your 20# outfit. Small 4-6 foot flouro leader will help too. Most important thing is to get a good bait and get it away from the boat. With the bait situation this year all the little things are coming into play that make the difference in you being in the "10%" or not...
  541. streetnfish

    8/25 First String

    First String left Sun night with a load of 32. A handfull of rent rods on their first tuna trip and the rest with varying levels of experience. Had 6 in my group. Got to the bait dock and I was happy to see them loading nice scoops of sardines (5-6 inches). Capt Bradley wasn't driving so was...
  542. streetnfish

    How do you select the proper Stinger hook length and size

    Thanks for the info JC. That's a cool line tester. Don't mean to hijack the thread but what kind of set up is it? You can PM me if you think it is too far off base for this thread. Thanks, Ray
  543. streetnfish

    Memorial Service for my best friend, Larry Yoshida

    Condolences to you and Larry's family. I worked with him at the hospital and helped him to get home. I was really hoping to see him get back on the water. He was a great guy and will be missed.
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    How do you select the proper Stinger hook length and size

    Hey JCruz, I'm looking at the swivel you are using. I can't tell but it looks like there is an edge on the inside of the hole vs being smooth. Is it just the angle? If not, have you had any cases of your line breaking at the swivel while on a big fish...
  545. streetnfish

    How to prevent your reels from thieves

    I have been on 3 different boats where people have had reels stolen. (2 in San Diego 1 in Long Beach) . Each time the captain called everyone together and described the gear stolen. He said nobody will get off the boat and the police will be at the dock to search everybodys stuff if it...
  546. streetnfish

    Gail Force Offshore 7/23/14

    Here is a report. I fished with Ryan today on the Triton. Don't know exactly how far south of Long Beach we were but it seemed like about thirty miles. Bait was chovies from 3" down to 2 eyes and a wiggle. Even so Ryan fished hard, hit lots of paddies, and stayed late. We ended up with 30+...
  547. streetnfish

    23 calstar graphfighters, 9 calstar glass rods, $70 and up

    Picked up GF 700M and 700H today. Good deals to be had there :puff:
  548. streetnfish

    So Cal set up question?

    Ok. Thats what I was reading but when I went into the shop and looked at the 7's and 8's, they looked so big. But I guess thats what is used. Thanks