Great start with some jumbo bluefin!

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  1. Fishingguy

    Fishingguy I've posted enough I should edit this section

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    Well, where do I begin. Plan was to fish two days to get the best shot at them. Called up some friends and lined everything up. Got a chance to fish with @svue , @toadstoadsonly, jason, Justin, and Jerry.

    Goal was to just catch a tuna of any size. One of those big ones would be a complete extra and since when I filmy figured I film, fish get camera shy and not show. Well, I got lucky again and was able catch a couple of bluefin tuna on both days.

    I made my video a little longer than usual to share what I use and what I see as well as how I approach the fish. I am no expert but I hope that my tips can help you catch/land more fish; always a student of the sea.

    These days were nothing short of a group effort. A pleasure to fish with everyone who came.

    Any comments or suggestions are gladly appreciated.

    Enjoy!

    Big Bluefin tuna from my last trip. Thanks for watching! Make sure to subscribe to my channel for more vids!




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  2. John S.

    John S. Well-Known "Member"

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    You did a great job as always. Nice shot of the fillets. You need to adopt me.

    John
     
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    Awesome thanks for sharing!
     
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    Hismosa I've posted enough I should edit this section

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    Wow you slay everytime you go out
     
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  5. impreza619

    impreza619 Fish or Cut Bait

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    Nice post! Killing it as usual bro! Its already a great season!
     
  6. Unassailable

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    WTG! Love the toro pics.
     
  7. MightyMach

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    Good Lord... you kill it every damn time!

    That's it; you're on my fantasy fishing team too...
     
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  8. Woodeneye

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    Nice work and thanks for posting the video too. How does the Lexa 400 hold up on the bigger models?
     
  9. Fishingguy

    Fishingguy I've posted enough I should edit this section

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    You're adopted!
     
  10. Fishingguy

    Fishingguy I've posted enough I should edit this section

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    It did ok. He forgot his popper set up and home and used this. Did fine for him but preferred something else
     
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    I actually don't. I just get lucky a lot.
     
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    I hate you.
     
  13. Fishingguy

    Fishingguy I've posted enough I should edit this section

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    Love you too
     
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    I don't really hate you, your reports are some of the best. I'm mad cuz I'm sitting here on a computer and not on the water yet.

    I'll continue to live vicariously through your adventures for a little longer before I get on the water.
     
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    You are a heck of an offshore angler and quite humble. Two quick Qs. 1) are those thin slices of butter that you were putting on the fillets when you vacuum pack? 2) what model drone are you using?

    Thanks for posting some great video.
     
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    That was really cool to explain your tactics and what you are chasing and setups. Thanks!
     
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    Congrats on another successful trip! Thanks for taking the time to show as many details as you did.

    What brand/model poppers were you using and approximately what is the distance between your release clip and the kite?
     
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    are those thin slices of butter that you were putting on the fillets when you vacuum pack?

    I was wondering this my self.


    Sick dude! Congrats on two more great trips and thanks for the video!
     
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    C.H.U.D. Smells like fish

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    DAMM BRO !!! you are on fire
     
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    Nice work.
     

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