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  1. Thread: Dipsy

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    There really is no info on how far out a dipsey...

    There really is no info on how far out a dipsey runs.That would depend on lead and speed.We run dipseys a lot once the spoon bite starts catching.But we only run 2 dipseys per side and usually are...
  2. Thread: Dipsy 3/0

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    Planer board trolling cranks would produce much...

    Planer board trolling cranks would produce much better than any dipsey imho.
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    I know you post your results and enjoy reading...

    I know you post your results and enjoy reading them.Let us know if the mono does better than braid when pulling cranks too.
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    I've been using 15# Maxima ultragreen.Most guys...

    I've been using 15# Maxima ultragreen.Most guys use 10 or 12# due to diameter closest to dive curve.I used heavier because spooled my buddies rods and he was a novice.Was afraid lighter test he was...
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    Hey eyecrazy,was thinking about your new boat and...

    Hey eyecrazy,was thinking about your new boat and your rod setup with braid.You will be fishing more often in cold water and using cranks with the boat you have now.Could just add 100ft mono to a...
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    Have been satisfied with Diawa sealine SG47lc...

    Have been satisfied with Diawa sealine SG47lc reels I bought for my buddy.Seams like others like the SG27 reel which is smaller in size.They cost around $110 each
  7. Thanks for sharing.Video really well done.Enjoyed...

    Thanks for sharing.Video really well done.Enjoyed the ride past cedar point during first light on a flat lake.That was cool and the drone shots were really neat.Loved the board and tattle flag going...
  8. Thread: Bandit colors

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    The Bandit comes in both deep and shallow...

    The Bandit comes in both deep and shallow styles.I do not have any of the shallow bandits and not sure if can use behind a dipsey.I know people run P10 behind dipseys though.The reason you dont run a...
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    I bought some #7 jointed flicker shad lures at...

    I bought some #7 jointed flicker shad lures at recommendation of Capt Eric.He said they caught really well for him last season.Going to use them on our dipseys at end of our 7ft flourocarbon leaders.
  10. Thread: String

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    Actually Nicholas Zart recommended that mono like...

    Actually Nicholas Zart recommended that mono like 8yrs ago when he worked at the Rodmakers Shop.Im on my second big spool now.Line has worked well for us too.The color is not hi visibility,it blends...
  11. Thread: String

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    I use Maxima ultragreen 15lb test.Most trollers...

    I use Maxima ultragreen 15lb test.Most trollers use mono from 10-12lb test because closest to diameter of line used in dive curves.I use a little heavier line because I spool other peoples lines and...
  12. Thread: Bandit colors

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    A lot of fish were caught last summer with...

    A lot of fish were caught last summer with spoons.Yourselves,have been using more spoon harnesses.As the water temp rose last year we did switch over to running more cranks,but kept at least 2...
  13. Thread: Bandit colors

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    Yes the chrome blue back is the one you want.Get...

    Yes the chrome blue back is the one you want.Get 2 of them.Belly color orange and probably why the color works so well.We,and a lot of the best trollers always start with at least one blue chrome on...
  14. Thread: Reef Runner's

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    As eyecrazy said my reefrunners have been sitting...

    As eyecrazy said my reefrunners have been sitting for years in our tackle box too.If you took a collection of the guys on this site that wanted to donate their RR they don't want anymore would have...
  15. Thread: Reef Runner's

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    Invest your money in colleating bandit colors.The...

    Invest your money in colleating bandit colors.The reefrunners are difficult to tune properly and not being used much by anybody anymore.
  16. Thread: Bandit colors

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    Yes the name of stock color is humble bee.Its all...

    Yes the name of stock color is humble bee.Its all yellow in color.The one guy I fish with loves it.Some days it works great.To get added depth on the bandits we add a 2oz sinker.That adds about 8ft...
  17. Thread: Bandit colors

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    my favorite stock colors.Blue chrome is the #1...

    my favorite stock colors.Blue chrome is the #1 favorite of most and some other stock colors I like are khaki,black head wonderbread,humble bee,popsicle.As for custom colors,I like IB frozen,RC...
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    Hey lucky duck,I'm sure Capt Eric may want to...

    Hey lucky duck,I'm sure Capt Eric may want to chime in but the braid,TT40,spoons and big boards is a killer setup and a mainstay of most charters once water temp goes over 50 degrees.I'm sure the...
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    That's a good idea to add mono to some rods when...

    That's a good idea to add mono to some rods when fishing in the early cold water.Have read quite a few posts where others have used both mono and braid during the cold water bite and,as you have...
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    We didn't switch to mono,we have always used mono...

    We didn't switch to mono,we have always used mono with our inline boards.I took about 400ft of line off the reel and tied the new 15# Maxima mono to it and calibrated it down the basement where I...
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    When I went out with Keith shake down cruise last...

    When I went out with Keith shake down cruise last April noticed a custom Bandit that was really catching well.Keith said Dj made it for him but color was not in his web selection.I had a picture of...
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    Yeah Capt Eric,a little over 2mo from now you...

    Yeah Capt Eric,a little over 2mo from now you should have your boat in the water and ready to fish.Hopefully the charter season will not be delayed like last year due to pandemic.Should be another...
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    Thanks Capt Sam,reading your posts really helps...

    Thanks Capt Sam,reading your posts really helps our fishing decisions and enjoy the pictures and videos too.
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    Of the numerous discussions I've read on marking...

    Of the numerous discussions I've read on marking fish at higher speed,is achieved from position and angle of transducer.Think most units can be used to achieve desired results.
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    Canadian licence refund

    Bought my Canadian licence as I usually do before realizing that they would not even Let us cross the line on Erie this season.Saw a post that you could call Ontario ministry of natural resources and...
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