tuna bluefin

  1. O

    Shimano trinidad 14a

    who has a silver trinidad 14a or 12a for under $400 message me!
  2. STELO415

    Blue Fin Tackle review from my recent trip out of Seaforth Landing San Diego.

    Check out this post video update on what tackle I was using on this trip aboard the Highliner out of Seaforth Landing. Click here to watch the video
  3. STELO415

    Blue Fin Tuna Limits!!!

    Hey guys check out some recent footage of my overnight trip on the Highliner out of seaforth landing we got easy limits of blue fin for the boat. Watch the video click here!!
  4. Insta Floating Flying Fish (3 pack)

    Southern California Insta Floating Flying Fish (3 pack)

    Distinguished by its exceptional quality and performance, our Insta Floating Flyer is 20 percent heavier and more robust than other similar lures on the market. It has been specifically engineered to excel in the challenging fishing environments . Weighing in at just the right balance, this...
  5. WTS Daiwa Saltiga 55LD-2 Speed

    Southern California WTS Daiwa Saltiga 55LD-2 Speed

    Want to sell Daiwa Saltiga 55LD-2 Speed Condition: Like new, small surface scratches to side plate; mechanically 10/10 100# PowerPro Hollow Ace Braid Price: $650 obo San Diego area pickups only; need gone today Jordan 909.659.9911
  6. Long Beach made SUPER SEEKER 6470

    Southern California Long Beach made SUPER SEEKER 6470

    Long Beach made SUPER SEEKER 6470 In great shape! Text Ric 562–980-6301 $450 obo
  7. WTS Sea Falcon Jigs

    Southern California WTS Sea Falcon Jigs

    Want to sell brand new Sea Falcon Jigs that I’ve had in storage and never used: Lot of 4 Z-Slide Jigs, 220 grams Price: $100 Lot of 3 Long Slide Knife Jigs, 210 grams Price: $90 Handmade in Japan San Diego pickup only Jordan 909.659.9911
  8. WTS Saltiga 60 LD-2 Speed Combo

    Southern California WTS Saltiga 60 LD-2 Speed Combo

    Want to sell heavy rod-reel combo: Daiwa Saltiga 60LD-2 Speed, recently serviced; small surface scratches but still in very good condition; 550 yards of 100 lb hollowace braid spooled at Angler’s Choice Rainshadow RCTB76XXH, 50-130 lbs; brand new never used Price: $950 San Diego pickups only...
  9. Calstar 800m

    Southern California Calstar 800m

    New factory wrapped calstar 800m, bought as a back up but don’t need it. 410$ and it’s yours, perfect to wack some tunas. Pick up in Glendale


    ACCURATE 400 two speed SALTWATER CONVENTIONAL REEL 50 lbs of Izorline Full warranty Used once No rash $450 shipped & insured or pick up for $435 562-980-6301 Ric
  11. WTS Saltiga 50LD-2 Speed

    Southern California WTS Saltiga 50LD-2 Speed

    Want to sell a like new Daiwa Saltiga 50-2 Speed. Fished twice with no fish caught on it. Selling to make room for more gear. Price: $650 obo Open to trades: Factory Seeker OSP 2X4, UC 7’6 Viper Pickup in San Diego Jordan 909.659.9911
  12. El_Weruso

    Need help with choosing a reel

    I have a 60-100Lb rod I want to get a reel for Jigging/Dropper loop setup for the larger grade tuna. I'm looking at the Makaira/Saltiga/Talica reels. But I don't know what's more suitable. MFG Model Braid Capac Great Ratio LOW Great Ratio HIGH Drag @ Strike Drag @ Max Weight Price Okuma...
  13. 2003 Henriques Express with Full Tower

    Southern California 2003 Henriques Express with Full Tower

    2003 Henriques Express with Full Tower 28.2 length X 10.2 beam. Yanmar 4HLA-DTE, 200 Hp, twin Diesel ZF/Hurth 450 A hydraulic gears, 2.03:1 ratio. Engine hours: 2,480 The boat has been Propped for 20-knot cruise speed, fully loaded Wide open the boat will do 26 knots 1.8 MPG at cruise. We have...
  14. Bikemabcock

    Offshore Bay Area tackle shop

    Looking for a local tackle shop in the Bay Area or out in Sac that would do well with BFT set ups. I primarily do multi day trips out of SD and looking for a shop to help with a couple tuna set ups (serving leader to hollow core etc). Hoping to find something up here otherwise I’ll just get...
  15. AVET PRO EX 50 /2  Black $475

    Southern California AVET PRO EX 50 /2 Black $475

    Very limited use. In very good condition -- just a few very fine nicks. $475
  16. Spinning Combo - Phenix PSW-S 808 mh + Penn Slammer III 4500

    Southern California Spinning Combo - Phenix PSW-S 808 mh + Penn Slammer III 4500

    Like New. Used a couple times Phenix black diamond PSW-S 808 MH 15-40lb Penn Slammer III 4500 Loaded with 30lb Maxcuatro
  17. Black Hole Cape Cod Special 52b

    Southern California Black Hole Cape Cod Special 52b

    Conventional jigging rod Acid/spiral wrap Jig wt: 450g Used once, ended up getting a couple megalodons

    Southern California SHIMANO TRINIDAD 20A

    Brand new in box Text Ric 562-980-6301 $465 shipped

    Southern California Seeker OSP 2X4 CUSTOM WRAPPED

    OSP 2x4 seeker, custom wrapped, 80-130#, 7ft, HXN Alps guides, reel seat, tuna killer Seeker, calstar, rod,
  20. jward2893

    Southern California WTT Saltiga LD 60-2 Speed

    Want to trade Daiwa Saltiga LD 60-2 Speed for Accurate DX2-600 in black Saltiga 60 spooled with 100 spectra braid, used once San Diego area pickups only Jordan 909.659.9911
  21. WTS UC 7’6 Centaur

    Southern California WTS UC 7’6 Centaur

    Want to sell UC 7’6 Centaur Brand new, never used $500 firm Jordan 909.659.9911
  22. WTS 7’6 Rainshadow XXXXH

    Southern California WTS 7’6 Rainshadow XXXXH

    Want to sell custom Rainshadow RCTB76XXXXH Brand new, never used Acid wrapped and includes warranty card Price: $775 San Diego pickups only 909.659.9911


    NEW WEST COAST JIGGERZ RIGGED KNIVE JIGS SETS SET 1 5 KNIVE JIGS, 300-200 grams, Fully rigged on 200 lb 3 West_Coast_Jiggerz - glow backs 2 Knive jigs $115 Shipped. SET 2 5 KNIVE JIGS, 300-200 grams, Fully rigged on 200 lb 4 West_Coast_Jiggerz - glow backs 1 Knive jigs $135 Shipped. Text Ric...

    Southern California NIB SHIMANO TORIUM 40HG GOOD PRICE

    Hello I got a BRAND NEW TORIUM 40HG with 31 lbs of drag. Makes for a good big bait reel, heavy yo yos… 5:1:1 gear ratio Save $$$$& $275 CASH PICK UP IN WHITTIER TEXT 562-980-6301

    Southern California OKUMA PCH RAIL ROD 7”4 60-100lbs SALTWATER FISHING ROD TACKLE

    BRAND NEW OKUMA PCH RAIL ROD 7”4 60-100lbs SALTWATER FISHING ROD TACKLE 562-980-6301 Text Ric Whittier 90602
  26. Crookshankd

    Pacific Northwest WTB: Used Tuna Spreader Bar

    Just curious if anyone has one they’re trying to get rid of, or one I can rent for the weekend. Can pick up, located in OB
  27. Shimano tiagra 16

    Southern California Shimano tiagra 16

    Shimano tiagra 16 serviced by shimano few months ago haven’t been on a trip since. Some boat rash but works flawlessly. Has new braid 500yds of #80 izor on it. comes with “reel colors”power handle, reel clamp and neoprene reel cover $340 firm SFV - venice beach
  28. Penn visx 12

    Southern California Penn visx 12

    Penn visx 12. It’s a year old and been on three boat rides. A tiny bit of rash but never had a fish on it. Has 450 yards of 80 lb thread lock with 25 yards of 60lb florocarbon top shot. Asking 600 obo.
  29. Accurate ATD 50 (Wide and Topless)

    Southern California Accurate ATD 50 (Wide and Topless)

    2 Reels for sale. An accurate ATD 50 Wide and and ATD 50 Topless. Both are in excellent shape. 50 Wide is filled 150 lb braid. 50 Topless is filled with either 150lb or 130lb braid, I can’t remember. They’re both in excellent shape. No scratches. Each has only caught a few fish...
  30. Slow pitching society jig

    Northern California Slow pitching society jig

    Hi I have a fully rigged slow pitch society jig ready to go. Cotton candy color 400g, the back fully glows in the dark. 250lbs mono, Bkk deep 9/0 hooks 195 lbs rated, Ball bearing swivels 900lbs 45 shipped.
  31. High Quality Tuna Leaders 200lb & 300lb Izorline

    Southern California High Quality Tuna Leaders 200lb & 300lb Izorline

    Ok! I’m finally caught up with all orders. Going to refresh this post. Thank you everyone for the support! Big Bluefin are biting! Save money and time and don’t go on the boat without these high quality 200lbs and 300lbs tuna bite leaders. 3 versions! 200lb, 300lb and 300lb loaded with BKK 8/0...
  32. Shimano talica 16ii

    Southern California Shimano talica 16ii

    Brand new talica 16 never been on a rod or had line on it. 565 obo
  33. Shimano TLD30/2 speed $225

    Southern California Shimano TLD30/2 speed $225

    Here is a TLD 30/2 speed that doesn't get used at all so I'm letting go so it can get used. No line reel has been serviced last year in really good shape hardly any boat rash and ready to be fished. my name is Jose and text me 714-707-0375
  34. Tuna jigs SK, Durans cnc jig, California slow pitch jig

    Northern California Tuna jigs SK, Durans cnc jig, California slow pitch jig

    Durans CNC machined knife jig glow dot (very popular) with hooks $50 retails 69.99 sold out and California slow pitch jig ready cotton candy rigged up ready to go 250lbs mono Bkk deep 9/0 hooks 195 lbs rated, Ball bearing swivels 900lbs $45 shipping is included in price. I can do $80 for both...
  35. CalStar 655H 30-80

    Southern California CalStar 655H 30-80

    The rod is custom wrapped (Glenn’s Tackle) 655H (30-80) with Hypolon grips and gimbal butt. I only used it as backup so it is like new and zero rust on the guides. I know long rods are the hot ticket but the short rod puts leverage on your side. I have another one (30-80) and fish 40lb or...
  36. Shimano TLD 20 2 speed with Tiburon conversion

    Southern California Shimano TLD 20 2 speed with Tiburon conversion

    Shimano TLD 20 2 speed with Tiburon conversion
  37. Shimano Tiagra 80WA

    Southern California Shimano Tiagra 80WA

    Fished one time. Comes with an original box, reel clamp, and reel cover. Will trade for Talica 50 Retails for $950 + tax + line Spooled with 130lb mono. The Shimano Tiagra 80WA Trolling Reel is a great choice for offshore species such as Tuna, Marlin, Large Sharks, and many others. Anglers...
  38. ReelMafia

    Bluefins out Ensenada

  39. Calstar GFGR 770xxxh

    Southern California Calstar GFGR 770xxxh

    Calstar GFGR 770 XXXH Condition: New Price: $625 (or best offer) Stored in closet for a year, never fished Open to comparable reel/rod trade Local pickup Jordan 909.659.9911
  40. Selling Okuma Makaira 50w

    Other US Selling Okuma Makaira 50w

    Like new Okuma Makaira 50w Loaded with 130lb Jerry brown holow 200lb mono 500$ shipped PayPal Gift
  41. 1911Nate

    Rod Recommendation

    Hello BDO! Recently invested in a big tuna rig for heavy 100#+ applications and flat falls for cows. I went with a Penn International 20VISX. Although I am stuck with decisions on a rod to pair it with. At first, I was pretty much sold on the UC Viper 76, although after visiting the awesome...
  42. 1911Nate

    Advice on new Trinidad 16NA

    So I just picked up a brand new Trinidad 16 NA, a Proteus WN 810 MHF 15-30 and some other cool stuff in a raffle. My dilemma is, I have solid setups from 15lb - 80lb for fly lining, I have a light and heavy surface iron setup, and I have some fun jigging setups. So I dont know what I would...
  43. Daiwa 2020 Saltiga 10000H with 14000 spare spool

    Florida Daiwa 2020 Saltiga 10000H with 14000 spare spool

    As title says. Fished a few times, prefer my makaira 10000 more. Freshly serviced, stored in box since. Looking for $850 shipped, or trade for a bailed Penn torque 2 7500 plus cash or an 80W-130 lever drag or senator 14/0 plus cash. I know I don't have a lot of posts, my main forum is...
  44. J

    Do Bluefin Tuna see colors?

    It would lead me to believe that Bluefin Tuna don’t see color do to they live out most of their lives in very deep water. Where it’s a world of shades of gray followed by complete darkness. I have read several books and articles regarding Bluefin Tunas and some of these books and articles so...
  45. Penn Fathom 25N Left Hand Lever Drag 2 Speed

    Southern California Penn Fathom 25N Left Hand Lever Drag 2 Speed

    I have two Penn Fathom 25N Left Hand Lever Drag reels for sale. Only used for rock fishing a few times. Both are in excellent condition (misted after use, always covered, drag released for storage). Fathom with 65 Blue PP 300yrds $240 OBO ($200 OBO without the line) Fathom with 65 MultiColor...
  46. R

    Southern California Four Day Charter on the Poseidon leaving November 8th

    Looking to sell my 4 day trip on the Poseidon leaving on November 8th, 2021. Trip includes food, unlimited water/soda, 10 beers, two special catered gourmet dinners, and a sponsor provided cooler bag. Paid $1400. Will let it go for $1,100
  47. 40-60#  Tuna Combo

    Southern California 40-60# Tuna Combo

    New custom wrapped Calstar 665 H with Pro Gear yellowtail special Tuna Combo. 655h is 6 1/2 feet, #30-80 rated, solid #40 to #60 rod, deckhand x-tude handle. Pro Gear come with #50 mono, upgraded Tiburon T bar handle and Tiburon clamp. Ready to fish. $425 for the combo. Or seperate $275 for the...
  48. Pragmaticlemur

    2021 Pelagic Tuna Challenge San Diego Coming Fast!

    Good afternoon and Happy Hump Day Fellow BD Enthusiasts! My name is James. I am your average 40 year old married husband with 2 kids. I am an area manager and cover San Diego as my territory. I fish once per week. Lately its been mostly off shore out of Dana Point hitting Kelp Paddies...
  49. Rodriguezfishing

    Fishing bluefin Monday 8/16

    Anyone want to join me and brother fishing Monday 8/16 we are new to the bluefin game we would be heading out of Huntington harbor out of freedom boat club on defiance pilot house we need someone with knowledge on where to go and look for foamers most of our experience Is local or around...
  50. BNIB Fathom 40NLD

    Southern California BNIB Fathom 40NLD

    Brand new Fathom 40 never been used or even spooled with line. Selling because I realized I didn’t need an extra reel. Thing is a great value for the money and perfect for the bluefin we’re seeing right now. Fathom 40’s are sold out pretty much everywhere for the time being due to the penn...
  51. STELO415

    New Blue Fin Tuna Video- Spirit Of Adventure Sport Fishing

    Alright here is some video from my recent trip aboard the Spirit Of Adventure out of H&M Landing in San Diego ,California. This is by far one of the best boats I have been on the crew is awesome and the boat is immaculate I will definitely be going back for another trip with Captain Evan and...
  52. Joe Nelson

    Nomad Design - Panderra 8X Braid

    Has anyone tried using this braid? I want to put a metered 100lb braid on one of my reels. I saw power pro has one, but it is sold out everywhere. I like that you can count the depth with this line. I've just never known anyone that has used it. I'm thinking this line might be good for my heavy...
  53. 24' SKIPJACK and trailer package for sale BUILT DEC. 1987

    Southern California 24' SKIPJACK and trailer package for sale BUILT DEC. 1987

    White\blue trim - built Dec., 1987 Mercury engine I/O - rebuilt 10/ 2019 Mechanic tune up hours only, no boating Equipment S S Swing down radar arch Boat cover Radar Down rigger Marine radio SS frame only ( for boat camping) power windlass Extra High altitude Prop. Upgraded fuel tank - 140 gal...
  54. ricmlopez


    WHITTIER 90602 PURCHASED DIRECTLY FROM COUSINS 🦑COUSINS SALTWATER TUNA MARLIN TROLLING BLANKS ❌USA 🇺🇸 MADE BLANK❌ proceeds to benefit @openwaters foundation 🎣 ◾️SOME OF THE NUMBERS MAYBE OFF- Some of the stickers or writing was hard to read ◾️YOU can Google the Cousins 2015 CATALOG FOR ME...
  55. jacobs05

    24' Seaswirl Striper 225 Yamaha 400 hours ***Price Drop***new photos added

    2301 Seaswirl Striper. This boat is emaculate. 400 hours. 225hp Yamaha. Galvanized trailer. By Appointment only. In the Temecula, CA area 38k OBO Would consider any reasonable offer. Serious buyers only. https://photos.app.goo.gl/JafGSU7j9gFxRyRE6 https://photos.app.goo.gl/jhksn8GCSdygwb4k7...
  56. Luis Espinosa

    SOLD. Vendido

    Used once. Nothing hooked on them. Some small boat rash topshot is 100lbs with 100+brade under it (can’t remember exactly what it has)
  57. H

    Okuma Makaira 15II-Sea for sale! With Braided line.

    I bought a Makaira last year, only used to troll for 15 minutes. Got no use for it anymore, looking to sell for $475 OBO. Will also ship. The reels comes with all tools and accessories. Also comes with 130lb rainbow braided line. 6263905006 if you have any questions. Thank you
  58. Tvdan

    Offshore First Tuna For 2020 Landed Abaord the Tomahawk

    The Pacific Queen Lands first tuna for the year
  59. SaltwatrSammons

    general tuna set up questions (60-80lb gear)

    I have a custom 60-80lb seeker e-glass rod, paired with an okuma makaira 16SEA2. my goal for this set up is to slay a cow tuna in 2020. a colleague recommended hollowcore braid for splicing and higher quality connections. I dont know to much frankly and would love some Line recommendations as...
  60. Tugboat64

    Offshore Options Sportfishing 11/24-11/25 Joining the Hundo Squad THEY'RE STILL OUT THERE!!

    Short story: 1 semi-cow Bft (aprox 135 lbs) 19 yft for 6 guys Long Story: Hopped on Options sportfishing for what was suppose to be a 2 dayer for the local backyard yellowfin that are still here in November, but thankfully turned into about an overnighter. Sunday 11/24: Got to the dock with my...
  61. B

    Gear check for tuna for a rook...

    What up guys. I wanted to ask if you guys can take a minute or 2 check my gear to fish for tuna in California (yellowtail, yellowfin and maybe small bluefin) and maybe give me advice on what i can buy with a $300 to $500 budget if i need anything or recommend. I want to know if my gear is okay...
  62. taybo

    Aftco Kite

    BNIB. Pulled it out once to look at it, but that's it. Brand new. Text me nine4nine three75 0379. In Newport.