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by basstrophy
Mon Nov 06, 2017 12:04 pm
Forum: Tournaments
Topic: 21.41 to Win Clear Lake | NewJen Results November 4
Replies: 2
Views: 1996

Re: 21.41 to Win Clear Lake | NewJen Results November 4

Is there a dollar amount pay-out available?

thanks in advance
by basstrophy
Mon Aug 07, 2017 8:19 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: CA DELTA FISHING (Lost and Confused Begginers)
Replies: 17
Views: 2209

Re: CA DELTA FISHING (Lost and Confused Begginers)

GOOD LUCK! be positive and if you're not getting bites, change up.
by basstrophy
Thu Feb 16, 2017 11:44 am
Forum: Tournaments
Topic: New Melones - FPT opener this Saturday
Replies: 2
Views: 603

Re: New Melones - FPT opener this Saturday

Indeed, rmanzo is correct. Schedule tournaments on the same lakes either the weekend before or following, you'll have more numbers.
by basstrophy
Mon Mar 02, 2015 11:08 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Lost seat back, siver, blue, white for champion
Replies: 0
Views: 349

Lost seat back, siver, blue, white for champion

Please contact me Don at 209 756 4444

Blew out of my boat between New Melones Lake and the town of Atwater.

I appreciate everyone checking this topic.

Cheers !!
by basstrophy
Mon Jan 07, 2013 3:32 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: BBT OPEN Tournament McClure Jan 5, 2013
Replies: 10
Views: 1143

Re: BBT OPEN Tournament McClure Jan 5, 2013

Can someone post the pay back results? I'm curious about the percentages.

thanks
by basstrophy
Sat Apr 23, 2011 9:36 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: What is up with Skeet!!!!!!
Replies: 10
Views: 1655

Re: What is up with Skeet!!!!!!

Cooch wrote:Maybe he just decided to change game plans and play the season the same way KVD did it, save it for the last three weeks! That's the way BASS has it set up now right? HAR!


My exact thought!
by basstrophy
Sat Apr 23, 2011 9:18 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: What do you do when .......
Replies: 31
Views: 1861

Re: What do you do when .......

Only one carry on allowed, all other baggage must be checked and anything over 50 lbs there will be a $50 charge for each baggage. (quote from South West Airline) As for the condoms over the rods, unless you're going to practice safe eh, uh, um, "catch and release" those will need to stay ...
by basstrophy
Mon Apr 18, 2011 5:43 pm
Forum: Humminbird Product Forum
Topic: Trolling motor interference
Replies: 4
Views: 992

Re: Trolling motor interference

First thing to try is your Noise Filter setting. Here is a link from youtube:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aChHpx5kMfQ

or
*press menu twice
*under sonar move your curser down to were it says noise filter
adjust your sonar; you have several settings
OFF
low
med
High
high 1
high 2
high 3
by basstrophy
Sun Apr 17, 2011 9:10 pm
Forum: Humminbird Product Forum
Topic: humminbird 596c HD DI problems
Replies: 3
Views: 2494

Re: humminbird 596c HD DI problems

read this link it may help,

viewtopic.php?f=48&t=65503
by basstrophy
Sun Apr 17, 2011 8:59 pm
Forum: Humminbird Product Forum
Topic: Trolling motor interference
Replies: 4
Views: 992

Re: Trolling motor interference

I had some trolling motor noise that showed up on my Hummingbird unit everytime I hit the button. I first tried the noise filter settings on my unit, which didn't help at all. Then I installed a double ground which helped some. Then i installed a choke which stopped all the noise. I also noticed if ...
by basstrophy
Wed Apr 06, 2011 7:46 am
Forum: Humminbird Product Forum
Topic: Identifying Structure...
Replies: 16
Views: 1943

Re: Identifying Structure...

Installed the choke and went fishing on Saturday, the choke worked. I still have a little noise but the noise only shows up on the bank part of the screen. As I stated on the earlier post the choke was a pain to install because of where I placed it. If you were to look at my trolling motor you would...
by basstrophy
Fri Apr 01, 2011 8:21 pm
Forum: Humminbird Product Forum
Topic: Identifying Structure...
Replies: 16
Views: 1943

Re: Identifying Structure...

The choke came in yesterday and I installed it. Amazon.com was the best price i found, $40 delivered to my door. The choke is a part about the size of your fist looking at your fingers from your knuckles towards your tip of your fingers. Installation was not as easy as I thought it was going to be. ...
by basstrophy
Wed Mar 30, 2011 7:18 pm
Forum: Humminbird Product Forum
Topic: Identifying Structure...
Replies: 16
Views: 1943

Re: Identifying Structure...

I ordered the choke and it will arrive at my door on Friday by the end of day. I'm going to install the choke and fish on Saturday. I'll talk with you soon on how it works. Keeping my fingers crossed for it to arrive on time.

Thank you htimsdet.
by basstrophy
Sun Mar 27, 2011 10:04 am
Forum: Humminbird Product Forum
Topic: Identifying Structure...
Replies: 16
Views: 1943

Re: Identifying Structure...

I tried the double ground at the lake yesterday and I was extremely pleased at first. It worked well, until the end of the day, but once my batteries became low the nosie showed back up. The day at the lake was windy and rainy. I was on my trolling motor all day long around 50% most of the time. The...
by basstrophy
Fri Mar 25, 2011 8:56 pm
Forum: Humminbird Product Forum
Topic: Identifying Structure...
Replies: 16
Views: 1943

Re: Identifying Structure...

htimsdet, It's pretty simple to double ground your Hummingbird unit. * purchased black 16 or 18 gage wire and small black wire ties *placed a wire connector on the wire * used a hose clamp to attach the wire connector to the bottom of the shaft. * ran the wire along the transducer wire attached with...
by basstrophy
Tue Mar 22, 2011 7:46 pm
Forum: Humminbird Product Forum
Topic: Identifying Structure...
Replies: 16
Views: 1943

Re: Identifying Structure...

I emailed Hummingbird and received a responce today. They suggest a double ground or a choke. "The first thing we would recommend is a double grounding where you would connect a wire to the negative side of the battery that the unit is connected to then to any metal part of the trolling motor s...
by basstrophy
Thu Mar 17, 2011 5:30 pm
Forum: Humminbird Product Forum
Topic: Identifying Structure...
Replies: 16
Views: 1943

Re: Identifying Structure...

I'm glad you asked! Carolina rig but California style. I place a brass weight 1/8oz to 3/8oz on my line first then i place a glass bead on my line. I slide a bobber stopper on next and with a mojo tool i peg my glass bead with a small peace of spinnerbait rubber. Then I tie on the appropriate size h...
by basstrophy
Thu Mar 17, 2011 9:59 am
Forum: Humminbird Product Forum
Topic: Identifying Structure...
Replies: 16
Views: 1943

Re: Identifying Structure...

rock pile middle on screen with some stumps lower screen all located on the right hand of the picture. I'm not sure what is in the middle of the screen, maybe the shore?

I'd fish this with a jig or a California rig.... go on ask me what a California rig is.
by basstrophy
Thu Mar 17, 2011 9:53 am
Forum: Humminbird Product Forum
Topic: Humminbird 2D Image Interpretation
Replies: 2
Views: 526

Re: Humminbird 2D Image Interpretation

rock pile with trees. I'd fish it for about 10 minutes looks like there might be some fish on the rocks.
by basstrophy
Thu Mar 17, 2011 7:43 am
Forum: Humminbird Product Forum
Topic: Trolling Motor SI: What Have I Found?
Replies: 2
Views: 401

Re: Trolling Motor SI: What Have I Found?

STOP! PUT YOUR TROLLING MOTOR DOWN! you've found a school of fish.
by basstrophy
Thu Mar 17, 2011 7:41 am
Forum: Humminbird Product Forum
Topic: What have we found here?
Replies: 2
Views: 426

Re: What have we found here?

Bridge pillings with fish around it?
by basstrophy
Tue Aug 24, 2010 6:11 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: This is how you have more boats show up for tournaments
Replies: 49
Views: 4644

Re: This is how you have more boats show up for tournaments

Nor-Cal Bass 2011 Open Team series 12/04/2010 New Melones Glory Hole Info 01/15/2011 McClure Barrett Cove Info 02/12/2011 Don Pedro Fleming Meadows Info 03/12/2011 Camanche North Shore Info 04/09/2011 New Melones Glory Hole Info 05/14/2011 Don Pedro Fleming Meadows Info ABA Northen Division Mother L...
by basstrophy
Sun Aug 22, 2010 7:47 pm
Forum: Stripers
Topic: Personal Best Striper on the Black Dog Lunker Punker
Replies: 8
Views: 3127

Re: Personal Best Striper on the Black Dog Lunker Punker

Yesterday, 8/21/10 while fishing the Delta for some stripers a 23.3lb smashed a new lure called "The One" in blue shad color by Paycheck baits. We also caught several shakers on top water. It's hard not to toss top water baits for stripers when they are smashing it. My fishing buddy caught a nice 6 ...
by basstrophy
Wed Aug 18, 2010 7:23 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: This is how you have more boats show up for tournaments
Replies: 49
Views: 4644

This is how you have more boats show up for tournaments

Four weeks in each month. Each circuit takes turns each week at each regional lake. Example: Jan. 2011 Delta region 1st week AC Delta 2nd week ABA Delta 3rd week Won Delta 4th week Pro Am Delta Feb. 2011 Delta region 1st week AC 2nd week ABA 3rd week Won 4th week ? March 2011 Delta region 1st week A...
by basstrophy
Tue Aug 10, 2010 7:21 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: won bass t.o.c @ melones......
Replies: 20
Views: 1652

Re: won bass t.o.c @ melones......

WON BASS POSTED A DATE A LONG TIME AGO....AND NOW IT HAS BEEN CHANGED...IT WAS "WON BASS" WHO F#$#^% UP :!: :!: :!: SUPPORT AN ORG THAT AVE. "8" TEAMS ALL YEAR IN THE MOTHERLODE, AND THIS IS WHAT I GET....THE CHANGE OF DATES WASNT A BIG DEAL, BUT TO DO IT THE SAME WEEKEND AS ANOTHER TOC I QUALIFIED...
by basstrophy
Tue Aug 10, 2010 7:17 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: won bass t.o.c @ melones......
Replies: 20
Views: 1652

Re: won bass t.o.c @ melones......

never mind......you guys finally have u'r web site back up......"I CANNOT BELIEVE YOU ARE HAVING THE TOC THE SAME TIME AS A/C" :!: :!: :!: in the motherlode you averaged about "8" teams and now you are pulling this "chit".....un"FRIGIN"believable....i dont know what u and a/c have going on w/u'r lo...
by basstrophy
Mon Aug 02, 2010 5:26 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: How much stuff is in your boat??
Replies: 14
Views: 1455

Re: How much stuff is in your boat??

I consider my boat my $50,000 tackle box. Stuff, its Stuffed, open a lid and you'll have to press fit the lid to close. I've been going to a hoarders 12 step program for two years now and I finally have tossed the used water bottles out last week from my live wells. Poor fish were swimming with floa...
by basstrophy
Sun Aug 01, 2010 11:17 am
Forum: Stripers
Topic: Personal Best Striper on the Black Dog Lunker Punker
Replies: 8
Views: 3127

Re: Personal Best Striper on the Black Dog Lunker Punker

On Saturday July 31st first thing in the morning I hook up with another huge striper. I'm working my topwater bait and my bait is about 15' from the boat when this huge splash then this striper is doing a head stand with it's tail 3 feet out of the water thrashing its tail back and forth, weirdest t...
by basstrophy
Fri Jul 23, 2010 11:50 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Hart Winnings History
Replies: 31
Views: 4662

Re: Hart Winnings History

Looks like as of the end of 2008 Nov & Dec then 2009, 2010 they won big money in all the circuits fished.

You know this is not the first time he has cheated but it is the first time he was caught!

How can someone live with themselves knowing they cheated and stole money from friends?
by basstrophy
Wed Jul 21, 2010 6:23 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Black Dog Baits Lunker Punker catches personal best
Replies: 23
Views: 2604

Re: Black Dog Baits Lunker Punker catches personal best

This will give you what your looking for http://www.stripersurf.com/ageweight.html Nice striper, fish like that some can only dream of.. good job on the C&R K.C. HOLLY CRAPAGE!! According to this chart that fish weighed around 60 lbs. Like Jim said it took all I had to hold up that fish without...
by basstrophy
Mon Jul 19, 2010 7:00 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Black Dog Baits Lunker Punker catches personal best
Replies: 23
Views: 2604

Re: Black Dog Baits Lunker Punker catches personal best

My scale did max out at 33lbs. I was hoping someone could help me figure out about how much she weighed.

The fish was 52 inches long and about as wide as a soccer ball.

Mike Andrews can you help me out with a good guess?
thanks
John

Guess what i'm doing this weekend?
by basstrophy
Sun Jul 18, 2010 9:37 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Black Dog Baits Lunker Punker catches personal best
Replies: 23
Views: 2604

Black Dog Baits Lunker Punker catches personal best

http://www.westernbass.com/forum/album_ ... ic_id=1221

She was released alive back into our California Delta.

How big do you think she is?
by basstrophy
Sun Jul 18, 2010 9:18 am
Forum: Stripers
Topic: Personal Best Striper on the Black Dog Lunker Punker
Replies: 8
Views: 3127

Personal Best Striper on the Black Dog Lunker Punker

On Saturday morning 7/17/10 at our second stop after 10 minutes of fishing. A 33 -? plus lb striper (our scale only went to 33 lbs) explodes on my Lunker Punker tossing it 2 feet into the air, a second try the fish smashed it. The fight was on with 65lb braid a St. Croix Rod Big Gulp Rod I was confi...
by basstrophy
Tue Jun 29, 2010 12:59 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Rod sleeves / jackets / socks
Replies: 10
Views: 934

Re: Rod sleeves / jackets / socks

http://www.baitbarn.net/bebabarodsl.html

link to rod sleeve, also enjoy the site as well.
by basstrophy
Mon Jun 14, 2010 7:10 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Gary Dobyns
Replies: 15
Views: 2846

Re: Gary Dobyns

+1 on the Berserk Bait Rod Sleeves.

I removed the rod tip holder in my rod locker then placed the Berserk Bait Rod Sleeves onto my rods and now I can hold twice as many rods in my rod locker.

It's easy to remove my rods from the rod locker now and without any tangles.
by basstrophy
Mon May 10, 2010 10:42 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Skeet...
Replies: 30
Views: 3155

Re: Skeet...

He’s a freak of nature! My hat is off for the “California Kidâ€
by basstrophy
Fri Apr 23, 2010 6:31 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Mike Van Guilder Sr. Memorial Bass Tournament April 24th
Replies: 47
Views: 2246

Re: Mike Van Guilder Sr. Memorial Bass Tournament April 24th

Turkeyman wrote:R.Cook wrote:
How about we do $20 for your height, and throw in ten tickets for every ten pounds you weigh... at 6'1" 270 I would win some sh*t for sure!!

Hey Ryan is this why your boat throws such a big wake? :shock: :lol: :lol:


BEWARE of the Taco Monster wake!
by basstrophy
Thu Apr 22, 2010 5:20 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Mike Van Guilder Sr. Memorial Bass Tournament April 24th
Replies: 47
Views: 2246

Re: Mike Van Guilder Sr. Memorial Bass Tournament April 24th

R.Cook wrote:How about we do $20 for your height, and throw in ten tickets for every ten pounds you weigh... at 6'1" 270 I would win some sh*t for sure!!


^^^^^^^^^^ taco monster^^^^^^^^^^^^^

The taco monster is loose, EVERYONE, BE AFRAID, WARN EVERYONE!, THE TACO MONSTER IS LOOSE.

RUN FOR YOUR LIVES!
by basstrophy
Wed Apr 21, 2010 6:18 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Mike Van Guilder Sr. Memorial Bass Tournament April 24th
Replies: 47
Views: 2246

Re: Mike Van Guilder Sr. Memorial Bass Tournament April 24th

This tournament is going to be a blast. Bring out your family and friends to enjoy a day of fishing, food, and awesome memories.
by basstrophy
Wed Apr 14, 2010 6:35 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Mike Van Guilder Sr. Memorial Bass Tournament April 24th
Replies: 47
Views: 2246

Re: Mike Van Guilder Sr. Memorial Bass Tournament April 24th

The bite at Mc Clure is wide open and it's going to be anyones tournament to win.

See you all there next Saturday on April 24th. Can't wait for some awesome BBQ food too.
by basstrophy
Wed Apr 14, 2010 6:30 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Recoil line guides ?????
Replies: 16
Views: 2010

Re: Recoil line guides ?????

Here you go, check these out. http://stcroixrods.com/product/legendxtreme awesome rods. Guides are great. Seem to be indestructable. Mike - St. Croix pro staff I have purchased three of the Legend Xtreme St. Croix rods with recoil line guides and they are the most sensitive rods I own. I have found...
by basstrophy
Mon Apr 05, 2010 6:20 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Lonnie Owen wins FPT Millerton
Replies: 5
Views: 784

Re: Lonnie Owens wins FPT Millerton

Anyone have a link to the results? FPT web site IAPOS.

thanks in advance
by basstrophy
Thu Mar 18, 2010 11:10 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: CBC New Melones - What's it going to take to qualify?
Replies: 18
Views: 1101

Re: CBC New Melones - What's it going to take to qualify?

You all better step it up a whole bunch...my buddy killed them today..for the last week he was only bagging 8-9lbs.. today the girls were eating and he had 19.26lbs......................................his big fish was 6.44....now thats scary.... JT And you said I was blowing smoke. We will see som...
by basstrophy
Wed Mar 17, 2010 6:48 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: CBC New Melones - What's it going to take to qualify?
Replies: 18
Views: 1101

Re: CBC New Melones - What's it going to take to qualify?

With this warming trend this week Melones will kick out some nice fish on Friday.


My guess to win would be 15lbs and to make the top ten it's going to take 10lbs or more.

Keep IT Wet
by basstrophy
Mon Mar 15, 2010 6:16 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: CBC New Melones
Replies: 6
Views: 387

Re: CBC New Melones

You're welcome Spookman and Alex.
by basstrophy
Mon Mar 15, 2010 9:38 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Clear Lake Bass Elite Prediction
Replies: 6
Views: 1414

Clear Lake Bass Elite Prediction

With this warming trend this week as predicted at Clear Lake the bite should be spectacular. Swarms of bass are going to be moving into the shallows and we should see some massive weights this week from the Bass Elite group. It’s going to be a “donkeyâ€
by basstrophy
Tue Mar 09, 2010 7:47 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: ""ABA MOTHERLODE".. 36 TEAMS.....
Replies: 17
Views: 1507

Re: ""ABA MOTHERLODE".. 36 TEAMS.....

WHAT ARE THE CHANCES THAT IS THE SAME FISH HE CAUGHT PREFISHING,IS THAT FISH CAUGHT OFF THE BED WE'LL NEVER KNOW??? I can answer your question Slim to none it was the same fish. No it was not on a bed i'm sure she was warming up next to some rocks. The fish I caught on Feb 6th was caught several mi...

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