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Forum: Dockside Chat
10-14-2020, 01:42 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 2,025
Posted By Bigfish416

Nothing like having your own boat. I live in...

Nothing like having your own boat. I live in SWFL and tow to the Keys, but that is only about a five hour trip. I would like to take my boat to Louisiana and will at some point. My daughter and son...
09-24-2020, 03:52 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 182
Posted By Bigfish416

Scotties in North Fort Myers or Action Welding in...

Scotties in North Fort Myers or Action Welding in Cape Coral
09-23-2020, 04:09 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,623
Posted By Bigfish416

Are those Escolar or Oilfish and how do you tell...

Are those Escolar or Oilfish and how do you tell the difference, or are Escolar and Oilfish the same. I have ate Escolar at sushi restaurants and it is good.
09-23-2020, 01:11 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,623
Posted By Bigfish416

We get the Queen Snapper and your Greyband Cod...

We get the Queen Snapper and your Greyband Cod looks like our Misty Grouper
Forum: Dockside Chat
09-23-2020, 06:44 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,807
Posted By Bigfish416

In SWFL it is common for copper plumbing to need...

In SWFL it is common for copper plumbing to need replacement. I am not sure when, but at some point cpvc and pex replaced copper in residential applications. My FIL is a plumbing contractor and they...
09-22-2020, 11:53 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 510
Posted By Bigfish416

When mine comes on first I hear water running....

When mine comes on first I hear water running. Then, when the compressor first kicks on - on mine it produces heat for about one or two minutes to release the ice that was previously formed. Then it...
09-22-2020, 07:25 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 499
Posted By Bigfish416

10-15 will be a little rough, especially if it...

10-15 will be a little rough, especially if it has already been 10-15 or more several days before. There were a lot of storms over the weekend and yesterday was also windy. The 2'-3' waves will...
09-16-2020, 08:32 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,178
Posted By Bigfish416

Yes, who would go to the keys without a boat....

Yes, who would go to the keys without a boat. What would you do.
09-16-2020, 08:30 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 204
Posted By Bigfish416

I agree. They are looking for your contact info...

I agree. They are looking for your contact info so that their sales reps can go to work.
09-14-2020, 06:21 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 229
Posted By Bigfish416

Horton Park is your closest and best bet. Watch...

Horton Park is your closest and best bet. Watch the trees overhead on Everest Pkwy if you are really tall. Horton is better than the other options near by.
09-13-2020, 04:28 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,700
Posted By Bigfish416

Keep trying everything mentioned above....

Keep trying everything mentioned above. Unfortunately when the bite shuts off in one spot it is usually shut off all around, but we keep trying until it is time to call it a day. Gulf out of SWFL.
09-13-2020, 01:09 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 384
Posted By Bigfish416

Awesome trip. Thanks for sharing. Some of my...

Awesome trip. Thanks for sharing. Some of my favorite trips are out there. Definitely a long run but fun. Looks like you have a Gradywhite. I have a GW 28 cc and have to take extra fuel for those...
09-12-2020, 06:23 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 2,711
Posted By Bigfish416

Not so much of a beating as much as a long ride,...

Not so much of a beating as much as a long ride, unless the weather/wind turns worse. Autopilot is great for these long runs. Gotta pick your days wisely and go slow to maximize range. During the...
09-12-2020, 06:14 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,703
Posted By Bigfish416

On a moonless clear night it can be a great view....

On a moonless clear night it can be a great view. Many, many more stars than what you see at night from shore. You can see the Milky Way across the sky.
09-12-2020, 05:02 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 2,711
Posted By Bigfish416

Auto pilot will be some of the best money spent...

Auto pilot will be some of the best money spent when making those long trips. Auto pilot will go straight and burn less gas than steering manually. The Rhodan will help a lot with staying on spots. I...
09-12-2020, 12:21 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 2,711
Posted By Bigfish416

Pulley Ridge runs north/south. The rectangular...

Pulley Ridge runs north/south. The rectangular box shaped area you see on many of the web sites is the HAPC area of Pulley Ridge. This is a deep reef area where you are not supposed to anchor. The...
09-12-2020, 12:02 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 852
Posted By Bigfish416

Commercial guys can move it, but you will likely...

Commercial guys can move it, but you will likely need to remove the tower.
09-12-2020, 12:00 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 623
Posted By Bigfish416

Been there many times, good fishing. Never ate...

Been there many times, good fishing. Never ate there. I've always brought food to eat while on the boat. Everglades City is also near by. There has to be a good local spot somewhere around there.
09-11-2020, 01:09 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 975
Posted By Bigfish416

I have a Rocket First Load for my flats boat....

I have a Rocket First Load for my flats boat. They are a cheap adjustable trailer. They are not bad. Upgrade to stainless hardware etc.

Myco is a much better trailer custom built to fit your boat...
09-10-2020, 10:34 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,093
Posted By Bigfish416

That boat improvement show Ship Shape TV says...

That boat improvement show Ship Shape TV says that Shark Hide will keep the aluminum looking new indefinitely if reapplied every few years . I do not know if it works as well as they say because he...
Forum: Dockside Chat
09-06-2020, 07:22 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,070
Posted By Bigfish416

In Cape Coral its 85-120. It depends if you are...

In Cape Coral its 85-120. It depends if you are getting someone who just mows and uses the weed eater around the edges, or mows, weedeats, weed control in planter beds, trim shrubs, and fertilizes.
09-05-2020, 02:46 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 556
Posted By Bigfish416

The Tarpon in the canals are lazy. People are...

The Tarpon in the canals are lazy. People are always throwing their fish carcasses in the canals when they clean their fish. Use bloody oily cut bait like mullet, or a fish skin after you fillet a...
09-04-2020, 07:52 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 758
Posted By Bigfish416

All condos now. I am 45 and stayed at Knights Key...

All condos now. I am 45 and stayed at Knights Key every year or two since I was a kid. It was great.
09-04-2020, 07:43 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,843
Posted By Bigfish416

Invincible Cats are on lots and available. Other...

Invincible Cats are on lots and available. Other cat boats have waits.
09-04-2020, 01:22 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 5,383
Posted By Bigfish416

New Jersey

New Jersey
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