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Yesterday, 05:01 PM
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Posted By FOODCHAIN

I will say, having moved to the Keys from wny the...

I will say, having moved to the Keys from wny the only thing I complain about is the lack of good pizza!
11-07-2020, 10:14 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 903
Posted By FOODCHAIN

North Carolina to Florida is a 12 hour drive to...

North Carolina to Florida is a 12 hour drive to the furthest parts. Haul the boat down and have them put them on. That said, you really need a plan for what you are going to do for warranty...
11-07-2020, 10:03 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 360
Posted By FOODCHAIN

I launch about 150 times a year, my next trailer...

I launch about 150 times a year, my next trailer will have a flush system. If I was launching once a week probably not.
11-07-2020, 09:12 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 4,654
Posted By FOODCHAIN

Been anticipating winds in the 40-50 range but...

Been anticipating winds in the 40-50 range but now they have increased the intensity and issued a hurricane warning. Now calling for gusts to 70 so I will be putting the shutters on the ground level...
Forum: Great Lakes
11-02-2020, 06:22 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,236
Posted By FOODCHAIN

Ran a salmon charter on Lake Ontario from 1987...

Ran a salmon charter on Lake Ontario from 1987 till moving to Florida in 2015. What you want is twin straight inboards, wide, hardtop with full enclosures. If you are trailering, you want the 25...
Forum: Great Lakes
11-02-2020, 05:58 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,350
Posted By FOODCHAIN

That and 46 degrees....been there, done that. ...

That and 46 degrees....been there, done that. NEVER again!!!
Forum: Northeast
11-02-2020, 05:48 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,087
Posted By FOODCHAIN

I have been trolling this thread from the free...

I have been trolling this thread from the free state of Florida. I am a teacher in the Keys, formerly a teacher in Buffalo, NY. Overwhelmingly the male teachers are in favor of in person learning. ...
11-01-2020, 12:38 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,115
Posted By FOODCHAIN

Cool Beer in rod holder, jig rod in hand, bottom rig...

Beer in rod holder, jig rod in hand, bottom rig in the other rod holder is why we have rod holders around the bow. I have vertically challenged clients rapping the gunnel with my spinners when...
11-01-2020, 11:52 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 620
Posted By FOODCHAIN

Have you gone out to deep water and let out all...

Have you gone out to deep water and let out all the cable then reeled it back on under load? This is an important step especially with thinner cable/line. If the problem continues you may wish to...
10-31-2020, 07:58 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,115
Posted By FOODCHAIN

I don't understand why you would keep your bow...

I don't understand why you would keep your bow rail. When I got my "new to me" center console boat home the first thing I did was get rid of the bow rail. I now have gemlux rod holders, a ezanchor...
10-31-2020, 06:53 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 620
Posted By FOODCHAIN

I have spent lots of time using cannon...

I have spent lots of time using cannon downriggers, never had the problem that I can remember. What Aliboy is saying certainly makes sense, I would check that.
10-31-2020, 06:18 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 723
Posted By FOODCHAIN

You can get the BFT in the 200' range in the...

You can get the BFT in the 200' range in the winter. Watch for birds. If you are getting all Bonita head south to the next working birds. It is not the lure it is the location.
10-26-2020, 05:47 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,588
Posted By FOODCHAIN

Speed and size of fish are to a man what...

Speed and size of fish are to a man what toughness of a Daddy are to a boy. Both greatly exaggerated and scared to doubt!!!


If a sailfish was capable of sustaining 18 mph for 30 seconds it...
10-26-2020, 03:53 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 882
Posted By FOODCHAIN

If the ocean is calm, I (Foodchain Fishing...

If the ocean is calm, I (Foodchain Fishing (https://www.foodchainfishing.com/)) could accommodate your crew, however, chances are the ocean will be rocking 15+KTS and that is just too wet and...
10-24-2020, 05:23 PM
Replies: 127
Views: 10,960
Posted By FOODCHAIN

I am counting on this to make my 9.5' above sea...

I am counting on this to make my 9.5' above sea level property in the keys go through the roof.

https://www.nytimes.com/2020/10/12/climate/home-sales-florida.html?auth=login-google
10-23-2020, 04:37 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 418
Posted By FOODCHAIN

Once you get to the wreck you need to determine...

Once you get to the wreck you need to determine the current for the day. Depending on the current you may not want to anchor, and if you do you will have to determine the right angle and distance...
10-19-2020, 07:35 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,847
Posted By FOODCHAIN

This is a crazy thread. You have to take the...

This is a crazy thread. You have to take the same hull and put a single on one and twins on the other. You then can compare. This should be easy as many manufactures make a 24 - 27 foot hull that...
10-14-2020, 03:32 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,163
Posted By FOODCHAIN

This is NOT correct. The Aviation Blvd. ramp is...

This is NOT correct. The Aviation Blvd. ramp is limited to a max size of 28ft, by local ordinance passed in August.
10-13-2020, 03:25 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,983
Posted By FOODCHAIN

Bad Neighbors

I can understand clogging the neighborhood boat ramp because the town launch was closed for repairs, but this is not acceptable:
...
10-13-2020, 06:08 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 406
Posted By FOODCHAIN

Neither do I, it just does! They always hit me...

Neither do I, it just does! They always hit me with stuff like "replaced all 3 batteries", :"hub on trailer froze up", who knows what it will be this time!!!
10-13-2020, 05:44 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 406
Posted By FOODCHAIN

Thinking the same thing. The cables are fully...

Thinking the same thing. The cables are fully functioning and the neutral safety switch works with the throttle lever, the engine will start but it starts in gear. I did not try to spin the prop, I...
10-12-2020, 11:23 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 406
Posted By FOODCHAIN

Holeshot - Mercury 150 broke shifting somehow

Did a holeshot, and after that the port engine would not shift into neutral. With the throttle lever in neutral it is still in gear and idling forward. If I shift it into revers it just revs and...
10-11-2020, 06:46 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,006
Posted By FOODCHAIN

No we are complaining about paying $130,000 for a...

No we are complaining about paying $130,000 for a ton of hassle.
10-11-2020, 06:03 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,006
Posted By FOODCHAIN

I let the bank force place it on my house. Total...

I let the bank force place it on my house. Total was less than citizens. I know exactly what they would pay and not pay. In the end with a total loss the bank gets paid and I start from 0 with a...
10-09-2020, 05:42 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,886
Posted By FOODCHAIN

Down current of the banks in the Gulf for pilch....

Down current of the banks in the Gulf for pilch. Haven't seen them in the Atlantic shallows....not saying they aren't there, just that I haven't seen them.
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