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02-15-2019, 08:44 PM
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Posted By Crappiefisherman

Thanks. I was able to get a 100 pack of aluminum...

Thanks. I was able to get a 100 pack of aluminum rivets for $5 at lowes. The Slider Grommets you references would be slightly better, but I can leverage the aluminum bar in the rivets to help tie...
02-15-2019, 06:55 PM
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Posted By Crappiefisherman

Those are a bit big. The alluminum right vets...

Those are a bit big. The alluminum right vets are working well.
02-14-2019, 08:27 PM
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Views: 1,046
Posted By Crappiefisherman

Thanks. I've since tied a few more, and I'm...

Thanks. I've since tied a few more, and I'm convinced this is the way to go
02-12-2019, 02:51 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,046
Posted By Crappiefisherman

Thanks again. I was able to pick up some aluminum...

Thanks again. I was able to pick up some aluminum rivets, and make it work. Granted, this is only my first, and it is a work in progress, but this is exactly what I was looking for.

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02-12-2019, 11:19 AM
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Views: 1,046
Posted By Crappiefisherman

I'm always interested in new ideas.

I'm always interested in new ideas.
02-12-2019, 11:10 AM
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Posted By Crappiefisherman

SquidsDusky and richinct, you rock!

SquidsDusky and richinct, you rock!
02-12-2019, 10:29 AM
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Views: 1,046
Posted By Crappiefisherman

Thanks for the suggestion. I have been on this...

Thanks for the suggestion. I have been on this site multiple times, but I see nothing that resembles the metal tube. Do you know what it is called? I see they sell pre-made tinsel skirts, but I...
02-12-2019, 09:21 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,046
Posted By Crappiefisherman

Flounder Rig Making Help

Hey Everyone,

I have a question on making flounder rigs. I've been assembling my own for years, but I've always just bought the flounder/fluke teaser skirts. I'm thinking about tying my own, but...
05-09-2016, 07:58 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 929
Posted By Crappiefisherman

While I cannot say I've ever fished VA Beach, I...

While I cannot say I've ever fished VA Beach, I can tell you I've never caught fish off the beach when conditions required 8 oz (of course every beach is different).

Do you have a specific species...
05-07-2016, 03:54 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,560
Posted By Crappiefisherman

I once caught a loon while flounder...

I once caught a loon while flounder fishing...apparently my minnow looked very tasty. Trust me, I too thought I had a world record flounder :)
05-07-2016, 11:48 AM
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Views: 2,070
Posted By Crappiefisherman

Nice fish, and great photos!

Nice fish, and great photos!
05-05-2016, 09:19 AM
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Views: 2,070
Posted By Crappiefisherman

I know Capt. Steve's well, and usually fish...

I know Capt. Steve's well, and usually fish Chincoteague in the latter half of summer. Checked out Folly today, but it is a total wash out right now...next week looks like it will be better :P
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05-04-2016, 07:02 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,070
Posted By Crappiefisherman

Yeah, I'm beginning to suspect the same...going...

Yeah, I'm beginning to suspect the same...going to need a better spring flounder spot...not looking forward to all the running aground as I learn new water (we usually use my Uncle's hoat, which...
05-04-2016, 07:00 PM
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Posted By Crappiefisherman

Where's Seahawk?

Where's Seahawk?
05-04-2016, 04:13 PM
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Posted By Crappiefisherman

Yeah, I'm there now...and getting my striper...

Yeah, I'm there now...and getting my striper stuff ready. Yesterday, we had slightly better weather, and managed to get at three. The only saving grace was they were all over 18, and fat :)
05-04-2016, 02:43 PM
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Views: 2,070
Posted By Crappiefisherman

And to be clear, we didn't even see a fish today,...

And to be clear, we didn't even see a fish today, even from another boat...unless you count the minnows :P
05-04-2016, 02:40 PM
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Views: 2,070
Posted By Crappiefisherman

Good call, because it it nasty out...and the fish...

Good call, because it it nasty out...and the fish are nowhere to be found. Going to give it another go tomorrow, but I doubt olit will magically turn on.
05-03-2016, 04:02 PM
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Views: 2,070
Posted By Crappiefisherman

Yeah, the water is still pretty muddy from the...

Yeah, the water is still pretty muddy from the rain, and has definitely shut down the bite. Hopefully, things will get better as the week progresses.
05-02-2016, 05:40 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,070
Posted By Crappiefisherman

There might still be some shad hanging around...

There might still be some shad hanging around Richmond, and fishing for trophy Rockfish is just about as good as it gets in the rivers and bay.

Hopefully, all this rain doesn't mess with the...
05-02-2016, 12:58 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,070
Posted By Crappiefisherman

Flatties Sightings

Anyone make it out to the Virgina coastal bays for some flounder fishing? My Uncle and I are targeting the flatties in Wachapreague this week, and were curious if anyone has made it down there...
08-10-2015, 05:20 PM
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Views: 836
Posted By Crappiefisherman

Help Needed for a 1991 16' Southern Skimmer

Hey Everyone,

I'm trying, and failing, to find any information about a 1991 Southern Skimmer my grandfather has. Specifically, I am trying to find out what the hull weight should be.

The boat...
03-24-2015, 06:43 PM
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Views: 12,361
Posted By Crappiefisherman

Yeah, a shallow draft is a must! At least once a...

Yeah, a shallow draft is a must! At least once a trip you'll see someone high and dry and waiting for the tide to come back.
03-24-2015, 02:09 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 12,361
Posted By Crappiefisherman

A pic from one of my annual trips to...

A pic from one of my annual trips to Chincoteague, VA. I like to think of the water as where the heavens and the earth collide.
03-20-2015, 02:06 PM
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Views: 5,009
Posted By Crappiefisherman

I've always thought that a boat's name is a...

I've always thought that a boat's name is a reflection of yourself, and what drove you to use/buy the boat. If you waited two years to buy a boat, there had to be a reason why you purchases this...
03-17-2015, 04:08 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,555
Posted By Crappiefisherman

I've been looking for the same boat myself. I'm...

I've been looking for the same boat myself. I'm torn between the Ankona SUV 17 and the Triumph 170CC. The Ankona is not as expensive (less than 17K for a brand boat with all the bells and whistles...
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