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12-06-2019, 06:51 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,059
Posted By Jack Hexter

Eric, It's hard to catch up. Those ceros' make...

Eric, It's hard to catch up.
Those ceros' make GREAT sashimi
Rick, you got the new smoker for that king, didn't you?
12-06-2019, 10:49 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,059
Posted By Jack Hexter

Did Barb make you sandwiches. :) I love when...

Did Barb make you sandwiches. :) I love when she fishes with Rick and myself.
12-02-2019, 06:24 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,178
Posted By Jack Hexter

Most if not all the club's in the south Florida...

Most if not all the club's in the south Florida area have a 4 pound division. This was an artificial division, no bait allowed. My best fish was a 47# blacktip shark, solo. I've also caught redfish...
11-22-2019, 06:27 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 448
Posted By Jack Hexter

1 For big fish, and rod that size, I'd go with...

1 For big fish, and rod that size, I'd go with aluminum or a heavy duty Fuji.
2 General rule is for conventional, use 1 guide per foot or 1 guide per foot plus 1. For spin, 1 guide per foot or 1...
11-21-2019, 06:17 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,167
Posted By Jack Hexter

I've got both an offshore boat and a flats skiff....

I've got both an offshore boat and a flats skiff. Both have livewells and I would not put them in the water without one. Offhore, I want a minimum of 3 dozen live pins, inshore I like to black out...
11-19-2019, 05:18 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 448
Posted By Jack Hexter

Different wind conditions sometimes call for more...

Different wind conditions sometimes call for more or less weight which can be adjusted with split shot, not so with a painted faberic
11-19-2019, 05:16 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 4,645
Posted By Jack Hexter

The OP asked about a wood or SaniSafe handle and...

The OP asked about a wood or SaniSafe handle and everyone is talking about blade length and sheaths.

My experience between the wood handles and Sani-safe handles is the steel used in the blades...
11-07-2019, 09:48 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 803
Posted By Jack Hexter

I used to live around the corner from Knaus' and...

I used to live around the corner from Knaus' and have tried ALL of their baked goods. Their sticky buns are good but I prefer their pecan rolls, similar to the stick buns bur covered with pecans on...
11-05-2019, 05:23 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 720
Posted By Jack Hexter

Go to a store that sells them and put them on...

Go to a store that sells them and put them on your rods or a similar rod in the store. I'd say you need the middle size unless you are fishing 80's or 130's for your trolling
10-28-2019, 07:38 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,279
Posted By Jack Hexter

The Speedmaster II is a lever drag reel and not...

The Speedmaster II is a lever drag reel and not the best for bottom fishing. I'd seriously look at the Torium 30 PG, loaded with 65# braid which produces 33# of drag. Put it on a Terez rod rated...
10-27-2019, 05:21 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,606
Posted By Jack Hexter

Where is "Here" I want to be there to catch...

Where is "Here" I want to be there to catch Muttons on a chicken rig
10-26-2019, 12:17 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 380
Posted By Jack Hexter

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZqBEPBdbqJg ...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZqBEPBdbqJg
Instead of a rod/reel to retrieve this device, I use paracord on a yoyo and keep the whole thing in bucket
10-24-2019, 03:50 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,052
Posted By Jack Hexter

https://cimg3.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.thehulltruth.com-...

https://cimg3.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.thehulltruth.com-vbulletin/1300x765/38138_neomaenis_jocu_bloch_schneider_dog_snapper_jocu_gk6hcg_61bf283c3ff9c59a56ada7ee26d112e4566ebea2.jpg
Dog Snapper

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10-23-2019, 07:41 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,052
Posted By Jack Hexter

I was fishing with Triumph Rick out of Hernando...

I was fishing with Triumph Rick out of Hernando several years ago and saw the "spot" on the back, and we threw a couple in the fish box. When they continued to come up, I looked at them more...
10-23-2019, 07:36 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 406
Posted By Jack Hexter

What rod did you try them on. Take the reel to...

What rod did you try them on. Take the reel to the tackle store and try them on various rods
10-17-2019, 02:31 PM
Replies: 130
Views: 12,987
Posted By Jack Hexter

I really enjoyed the trip Rick. Beanbag made it...

I really enjoyed the trip Rick. Beanbag made it very nice and I didn't notice how sloppy it got until I stood up and found I was sitting in 1/2" of water. But the fishing was good and we came home...
10-11-2019, 09:03 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 649
Posted By Jack Hexter

A friend who had a reel repair shop in Miami. He...

A friend who had a reel repair shop in Miami. He had a sign over his work bench that pictured a reel in parts, in a plastic bag. The caption " What was wrong with it BEFORE you tried to fix it...
10-07-2019, 06:13 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,690
Posted By Jack Hexter

Ralph was a friend and in the same club I was in...

Ralph was a friend and in the same club I was in in Miami. That fish was caught by "trick fishing" He never fought the fish on the 15# line (club specs, not IGFA) the reel was loaded with. Only...
10-05-2019, 02:41 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 3,791
Posted By Jack Hexter

.38 Special wadcutter. It's a target load, low...

.38 Special wadcutter. It's a target load, low power and punched round holes, not ragged edges
10-03-2019, 01:46 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 543
Posted By Jack Hexter

Your understanding is correct. Snapper will be...

Your understanding is correct. Snapper will be open in the Gulf on Oct 12-13, 19-20, and 26-27. But you have to land them in an area where it's open, and It is not open in Monroe County, Gulf or...
10-02-2019, 10:17 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,107
Posted By Jack Hexter

I tried shutting one down and did not like the...

I tried shutting one down and did not like the constant steering (I don't have autopilot) I also raised more fish with both running
10-02-2019, 10:13 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 543
Posted By Jack Hexter

The Keys are in Monroe County which goes by...

The Keys are in Monroe County which goes by Atlantic rules. Snapper is not open there
10-01-2019, 05:35 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 645
Posted By Jack Hexter

I caught and had to release more than our boat...

I caught and had to release more than our boat limit would be last Friday in 103' off Anclote.
10-01-2019, 04:31 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,137
Posted By Jack Hexter

Here is the 130 loaded with 800 yards of 200...

Here is the 130 loaded with 800 yards of 200 Power Pro Hollow core, and 200 yards of 130 IGFA Momoi. Leaves a 1/2" of headroom...
09-26-2019, 08:27 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 863
Posted By Jack Hexter

400-800 feet, with mono, especially 80#, you will...

400-800 feet, with mono, especially 80#, you will be lucky to feel any bite. And why do you think you need 80. That reel only produces 27# of drag. With 50# line, that's double the amount of drag...
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