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Forum: West Coast
07-14-2009, 08:52 PM
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Views: 1,142
Posted By salmon9

I live and fish on Vancouver Island. Salmon...

I live and fish on Vancouver Island. Salmon fishng around Vancouver is not as consistent areas along Vancouver Island. A 19ft Cestliner would be fine for inshore fishing, downriggers are preferred...
01-27-2009, 08:35 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 6,052
Posted By salmon9

Re: Jeep Grand Cherokee

My wife has a Jeep GC 2008 CRD diesel as she loves it. I use it to pull my 18 ft boat which weighs about 4,000 lbs - don't notice the boat when towing. The diesel engine is quiet, plenty of power,...
01-27-2009, 06:56 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 876
Posted By salmon9

Re: trim tab question

To control the laterial axis your tab needs to be near the outside chine (3-4 inches). Your tab could be installed to far inside. The overall surface area is more critical than whether the tab is...
01-24-2009, 03:54 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 14,348
Posted By salmon9

Re: 24' Boston Whaler - MINT condition

One fine looking whaler, very very nice. I am sure you know about the Continuous Wave website for posting this for sale. Wish I had seen this a couple of years ago and it was on the left coast.
01-06-2009, 07:58 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 13,799
Posted By salmon9

RE: Deadrise difference in rough water

My old whaler would pound in chop but excelled at coming home in a following sea. I now have a boat with more deadrise and overall I am more comfortable in this boat than the whaler; however,...
Forum: West Coast
07-18-2008, 07:58 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 3,574
Posted By salmon9

Re: Mooching--What Hooks?

I fish a fair amount of hoochies on the BC coast. I tie my leaders with 30-40 lb Maxima Ultragreen with two single 4/0 hooks, same egg loop knot as my cut plug mooching leaders. Spacing between hooks...
Forum: West Coast
07-15-2008, 09:14 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 3,574
Posted By salmon9

Re: Mooching--What Hooks?

I used to mooch with cut plug as a guide in BC for several years and used Mustad 3/0 92553 or 9263E hooks. I liked the 9263E hooks as they were a thinner wire hook, however, more prone to straigthen...
11-18-2007, 02:46 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,985
Posted By salmon9

11-18-2007, 02:28 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,985
Posted By salmon9

RE: Polyplanar Speakers

I have not yet purchased the stereo components, this is my winter project. I am planing on either a Polyplanar or a Clarion receiver, a Polyplanar stereo enclosure and either JL or Infiniti 6.5 "...
Replies: 4
Views: 1,378
Posted By salmon9

RE: New old stock POLY PLANAR MDR 60 STEREO

I guess I am third on your list.
11-15-2007, 04:31 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,985
Posted By salmon9

RE: Polyplanar Speakers

I appreciate everyone's feedback, thanks. My boat is only 18 & 1/2 ft and I currently am only considering installing two speakers at this time and no amp.
11-13-2007, 05:17 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,985
Posted By salmon9

Polyplanar Speakers

Anyone have Polyplanar speakers and can provide feedback? I am considering their coaxial 6 in model # MA-4056. Also consdiering the a 6in JL coaxal speaker, but twice the price. Thanks.
11-11-2007, 08:29 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 4,486
Posted By salmon9

RE: Salmon/Halibut Fishing

I live on Vancouver Island and fish a fair amount for salmon and halibut mostly on the west coast near Port Renfrew or Barkley Sound. Used to fish a lot around Campbell River and occasionally near...
10-04-2007, 10:24 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,419
Posted By salmon9

RE: trouble shooting tips please!

I had the starboard Bennett tab stop working on me and read the manual and did a search on this forum for previous ideas (e.g. check for electrical, check for actuator problem, check for pump...
07-24-2007, 07:26 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,017
Posted By salmon9

RE: Scout 175 Sportfish Trim Tabs, Anyone have Pics, Tips?

I have a 18 & 1/2 foot deep V boat (Double Eagle) with M80's that I installed this spring. I can provide photos and info if you like. Also check out the Tabman forum under Trim Tabs on the front...
Forum: West Coast
07-08-2007, 12:01 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,691
Posted By salmon9

RE: Fishing for Salmon on Vancouver Island

Salmon fishing in Bamfield is good to very good right now. While Campbell River has had a good start to the season Bamfiled is a much better choice in July. You need good equipment and be a...
03-09-2007, 10:23 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,137
Posted By salmon9

Re: Kicker a good idea?

I have a Yamaha high trust 8 hp, remote start, trottle and tilt on my 19 ft boat. Kickers are commonplace here in the Pacific northwest for trolling with salmon. As people have stated, they are...
02-22-2007, 09:25 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 708
Posted By salmon9

Re: Size and external connector

Tabman, looks like I only have 2 inches from the edge of my transom and Bennett says install 3-4 inches from the edge. Any concerns with mounting this close?
02-20-2007, 08:48 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 708
Posted By salmon9

Re: Size and external connector

Thanks Tabman. I will send the email when I have my M80's.
02-19-2007, 10:48 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 708
Posted By salmon9

Size and external connector

I am thinking of purchasing M80s for my 18 & 1/2 foot deep v boat with a 150 hp engine and a 8 hp kicker. The 8 hp Yamaha trolling engine is on the port side of the transom and the leg of the engine...
Replies: 9
Views: 1,633
Posted By salmon9

Re: Bennett M80 trim tabs

Sent you a PM?
10-11-2006, 11:13 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,842
Posted By salmon9

RE: Yamaha F115 or 150 HPDI Advice

Thanks for the help everyone. It sounds like the 150 HPDI is the way to go considering the distances I travel.
10-11-2006, 09:31 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,842
Posted By salmon9

RE: Yamaha F115 or 150 HPDI Advice

Boat weight with power, fuel, 2 passengers, and gear is approx 3200 lbs. When fishing on average travel 10-15 miles to fishing grounds in usually light 1-2 ft chop and with or without ground swells...
10-11-2006, 09:05 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,842
Posted By salmon9

RE: Yamaha F115 or 150 HPDI Advice

Thanks gf. The bare weight of the hull for the boat I am looking at is around 2000lbs.
10-11-2006, 07:48 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,842
Posted By salmon9

Yamaha F115 or 150 HPDI Advice

I would appreciate some advice on powering a 19 ft 2000 lb deep V boat used for sport fishing and touring our islands (Vancouver Island, BC). I am looking at two used Double Eagle boats, or a new...
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