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by DanIsaac
Sun Apr 22, 2018 6:45 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Motorguide tour edition foot pedal/steering cables
Replies: 5
Views: 282

Re: Motorguide tour edition foot pedal/steering cables

I just ordered and received two new cables for my 109. Took less than an hour, and I suggest you change out both while you're in there... Nick took my order on Monday and I had them on Wednesday....Trolling Motor Doctor rocks....

Dan
by DanIsaac
Wed Apr 11, 2018 7:59 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Won Bass Clear Lake
Replies: 5
Views: 1049

Re: Won Bass Clear Lake

22 and change to lead, 22 even second, half dozen or so 20lb bags then majority mid to low teens.....
by DanIsaac
Mon Apr 09, 2018 5:58 pm
Forum: Photos
Topic: Wife's 9.5 from Clearlake
Replies: 8
Views: 1235

Re: Wife's 9.5 from Clearlake

Very nice fish. Yes, I think I'd invest in a new scale as well. ;)
by DanIsaac
Fri Mar 23, 2018 6:12 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Clear Lake Levels ?
Replies: 4
Views: 415

Re: Clear Lake Levels ?

Quick answer...not really, but it browned it up pretty bad. Lake is down 3.5tfeet from full pool.
by DanIsaac
Tue Mar 20, 2018 12:40 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Best Bait Cast for $150-$200
Replies: 8
Views: 680

Re: Best Bait Cast for $150-$200

Curado K hands down. I see em all inside and out and whether I was a Shimano guy or not, this one is legit.....$179
by DanIsaac
Tue Mar 20, 2018 12:37 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Clear Lake Chamber Tournament
Replies: 26
Views: 3388

Re: Clear Lake Chamber Tournament

Hey Dan, I am ready and willing to show up to any board meetings. You can call or text me anytime 530-701-8808 if you hear or know any in the near future. I love this lake too much to watch its demise. I do see a solid week of 70+ degree temps next week and I plan on a little redemption. See what h...
by DanIsaac
Mon Mar 19, 2018 8:49 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Clear Lake Chamber Tournament
Replies: 26
Views: 3388

Re: Clear Lake Chamber Tournament

As far as the lake. As Dan Issac, I spend a lot of time on this body of water. There is no question in my mind that we will see lower than normal weights for clear lake in the upcoming years if they continue to mismanage this lake. (unfortunately I think they have already done major damage) One of ...
by DanIsaac
Sun Mar 18, 2018 7:32 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Clear Lake Chamber Tournament
Replies: 26
Views: 3388

Re: Clear Lake Chamber Tournament

Yeah, I'm lying....I don't think so....trust me I wish it wasn't so... and I doubt the water will clear enough to sight fish this year, but I guess we'll see.
by DanIsaac
Sun Mar 18, 2018 7:29 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Clear Lake Chamber Tournament
Replies: 26
Views: 3388

Re: Clear Lake Chamber Tournament

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by DanIsaac
Sun Mar 18, 2018 3:11 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Clear Lake Chamber Tournament
Replies: 26
Views: 3388

Re: Clear Lake Chamber Tournament

Get used to it being tough....this lake has been hurt bad and these results are pretty representative of the bite most days. Tons of 2 lbers but the big fish just aren't here anymore, and we've heard the spraying will continue again soon. Pretty sad.....
by DanIsaac
Tue Mar 13, 2018 12:14 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Tackle Warehouse Brick and Mortar?
Replies: 13
Views: 1380

Re: Tackle Warehouse Brick and Mortar?

Notice I did not speak negatively of any other specific retailer...that was intentional as I do not believe in it....I've worked at nearly every brick and mortar in NorCal over the past 24 years and I have enjoyed a great relationship with most all. I was in no way slamming any other operation. TW h...
by DanIsaac
Mon Mar 12, 2018 7:21 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Tackle Warehouse Brick and Mortar?
Replies: 13
Views: 1380

Re: Tackle Warehouse Brick and Mortar?

40 years in Retail Operations and I've never seen a more efficient, seamless operation.
As we used to say, "they get it".

Between TW and Monster Tackle CA anglers
are very fortunate.
by DanIsaac
Thu Mar 08, 2018 9:33 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: best gel coat restoration shop?
Replies: 3
Views: 561

Re: best gel coat restoration shop?

Ditto Braggs Marine...
by DanIsaac
Tue Feb 27, 2018 7:46 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Thank you for all the great years
Replies: 8
Views: 2310

Re: Thank you for all the great years

Congrats guys, enjoy your time on the water!

Dan
by DanIsaac
Sun Feb 04, 2018 10:38 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: LCCC has arranged for the biggest prize ever offered for catching a bass while fishing Clear Lake!
Replies: 4
Views: 2073

Re: LCCC has arranged for the biggest prize ever offered for catching a bass while fishing Clear Lake!

One of these days they will actually do something that doesn't just amount to smoke and mirrors...pretty funny
by DanIsaac
Thu Jan 25, 2018 5:55 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: ISE Show?
Replies: 5
Views: 451

Re: ISE Show?

Couldn't make the show this year, but a friend went and told me that Shimano didn't show (AGAIN). It's pretty SAD that Shimano can't send a couple of reps and some merchandise to a show in Sacramento, California when you're talking about the capital of California. Well, I know what it cost Shimano ...
by DanIsaac
Tue Jan 23, 2018 9:05 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Shimano Sahara 2500 Spinning Reels
Replies: 4
Views: 372

Re: Shimano Sahara 2500 Spinning Reels

straight forward fix. Feel free to give me a call. Dan 650-454-4938
by DanIsaac
Sun Jan 21, 2018 5:16 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Question about spinning reels.
Replies: 4
Views: 425

Re: Question about spinning reels.

Yes, there's an easy fix and NO you don't need to go to TackleTour to get it.
In your factory box there is a pack of little black disks. Take your spool off and add one to the spool shaft like those already there. That's it!
by DanIsaac
Sat Jan 20, 2018 3:54 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: 4 bank onboard charger question
Replies: 10
Views: 609

Re: 4 bank onboard charger question

Ditto Dual Pro Professional 4 bank 60amp,..
by DanIsaac
Tue Jan 16, 2018 4:48 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Oroville Fish Getting Smaller Year After Year 2018 vs. 2017 vs. 2016 WWBT Team Results
Replies: 40
Views: 4214

Re: Oroville Fish Getting Smaller Year After Year 2018 vs. 2017 vs. 2016 WWBT Team Results

I don't believe its a coincidence that the sensation of Coho plants and the beginning of size reductions began almost simultaneously.
by DanIsaac
Tue Dec 26, 2017 3:31 pm
Forum: Rods & Reels
Topic: Shimano Antares HG
Replies: 0
Views: 263

Shimano Antares HG

Right handed new in box....retail is $599.
$400 tyd. Email reelex@hotmail.com
by DanIsaac
Fri Dec 15, 2017 10:33 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: What would be a good reel for ?
Replies: 13
Views: 870

Re: What would be a good reel for ?

That app is one of those Curado K was designed to do.....bulletproof reel. Smaller, lighter and still a 200 size spool. Dan The brass main gear would make this a really attractive choice for me. Aluminum gears just don't hold up the same as brass under heavier loads in my experience. How much diffe...
by DanIsaac
Fri Dec 15, 2017 10:20 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: What would be a good reel for ?
Replies: 13
Views: 870

Re: What would be a good reel for ?

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by DanIsaac
Mon Dec 11, 2017 9:13 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: What would be a good reel for ?
Replies: 13
Views: 870

Re: What would be a good reel for ?

That app is one of those Curado K was designed to do.....bulletproof reel. Smaller, lighter and still a 200 size spool. Dan
by DanIsaac
Wed Nov 29, 2017 5:05 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: How best to test smoothness of a spinning reel??
Replies: 21
Views: 1192

Re: How best to test smoothness of a spinning reel??

Tolerances are indeed where smoothness both begins, and ends. There are a mess of reels out there that make the claim " 11 bearings", etc etc, and most people I speak with at shows and customers for that matter go right to that. But this reel mfgs spinning reel has 11 bearings, GREAT, irre...
by DanIsaac
Sat Nov 25, 2017 8:03 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: How best to test smoothness of a spinning reel??
Replies: 21
Views: 1192

Re: How best to test smoothness of a spinning reel??

You have an issue. I'd return it, apparently they're not "just as good" a a Ci4.....Dan
by DanIsaac
Thu Oct 26, 2017 4:14 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: ReelEx end of season $pecial.....
Replies: 1
Views: 413

Re: ReelEx end of season $pecial.....

ttt...now is the time fellas!
by DanIsaac
Fri Oct 20, 2017 8:54 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: opion on smoke damage to fishing tackel
Replies: 6
Views: 727

Re: opion on smoke damage to fishing tackel

I lost the entire shop to fire back in '07. I boiled gallons of plastics for 2-5 minutes and then dried on towels, then sorted by colors and places in gallon zip locks with my favorite Pro Cure scent in each bag....Hardbaits I sprayed Bang on them in their Plano boxes and they were fine. Isopropyl 9...
by DanIsaac
Thu Oct 19, 2017 6:35 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: ReelEx end of season $pecial.....
Replies: 1
Views: 413

ReelEx end of season $pecial.....

Through 11/5/2017 get 1 reel done FREE with 5 other freshwater baitcast or spinning reels. So that's 6 for the cost of 5. Just mention Western Bass special. This is most likely the final WBass discount special I will be running so don't miss this one. Please feel free to call me anytime if I can ans...
by DanIsaac
Thu Oct 19, 2017 5:16 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Input On Rain Gear
Replies: 15
Views: 1528

Re: Input On Rain Gear

Simms Challenger series...absolutely the best value in quality rain gear.....Dan
by DanIsaac
Thu Oct 19, 2017 5:09 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: ReelEx @ Guns Fishing and other stuff Vacaville
Replies: 1
Views: 366

ReelEx @ Guns Fishing and other stuff Vacaville

This Saturday from 10a-4....I will be doing a free in-store service for any Shimano owner. One reel per family and this is a service only offer. Repairs will not be available on-site. Please come by and say hey, and if you wanna drop reels off for me to bring back to the shop I'd be happy to take em...
by DanIsaac
Mon Oct 16, 2017 3:17 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: RIP Lewis Andy "Cooch" Cuccia
Replies: 56
Views: 12751

Re: RIP Andy "Cooch" Cuccia

I am flabbergasted as I compose this post, as I just learned that Cooch passed away suddenly. He has been a good friend, mentor and fishing partner to me, as well as many here on the board, and the news is just devastating to me. I have a copy of the Facebook posting announcing the news, which I'll...
by DanIsaac
Sat Oct 07, 2017 8:06 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: ReelEx Service and Triton Owners participants
Replies: 0
Views: 219

ReelEx Service and Triton Owners participants

I have received a couple calls with regards to dropping off reels after the event. Yes, I would be happy to accommodate that and I will even pick them up from you after Sunday's weigh-in. All you have to do is send me a text or call me prior to Sunday and I will pick them up from you there. You can ...
by DanIsaac
Thu Oct 05, 2017 1:40 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Boca Bearings question.
Replies: 4
Views: 578

Re: Boca Bearings question.

Rattle wrote:Dan, I have a dozen or so curado Bantum's that I want to upgrade

Call me anytime.

Dan
650 454 4938
by DanIsaac
Tue Oct 03, 2017 6:45 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Boca Bearings question.
Replies: 4
Views: 578

Re: Boca Bearings question.

It really depends on the application and the reel. Some reels higher ABEC ratings will show significant difference. Other more current models not so much. Dan
by DanIsaac
Wed Sep 06, 2017 6:22 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Unprecedented Clear Lake Fish Die-Off: Dead fish islands about the size of three football fields.
Replies: 48
Views: 9245

Re: Unprecedented Clear Lake Fish Die-Off: Dead fish islands about the size of three football fields.

I figured 22 a day and then looked up the last FLW event and 66 was first and second. I got lucky on that guess. The last event was in October 15th 2015 with a very different lake! Another prediction is that the lake will fish very small and it will be a shootout between Cody Meyer and Wayne Breaze...
by DanIsaac
Thu Aug 31, 2017 6:16 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Unprecedented Clear Lake Fish Die-Off: Dead fish islands about the size of three football fields.
Replies: 48
Views: 9245

Re: Unprecedented Clear Lake Fish Die-Off: Dead fish islands about the size of three football fields.

To what degree I have no idea, but the truth be told this lake has been damaged for certain. Sure you can go out an catch 1-3 lb fish everywhere, but the quality fish, they are extremely hard to find, and most of what we see back in the tules, especially along the east shore are all biguns, 6-14lbs....
by DanIsaac
Thu Aug 31, 2017 4:46 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: ReelEx pre TOC special 5 days only.....
Replies: 1
Views: 283

Re: ReelEx pre TOC special 5 days only.....

while it lasts!
by DanIsaac
Sun Aug 27, 2017 4:12 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: ReelEx pre TOC special 5 days only.....
Replies: 1
Views: 283

ReelEx pre TOC special 5 days only.....

Postmark them by Thursday 8/31/17 and get 5 reels done for $105....that's 5 for $105......... Shimano Lew's or Revo freshwater reels only please and excludes Calais and Stella. Clean, service, lube, and tune, and includes return shipping inside CA. Outside Cali add $7 to the total. Limit 8 reels per...
by DanIsaac
Sat Aug 26, 2017 6:44 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Unprecedented Clear Lake Fish Die-Off: Dead fish islands about the size of three football fields.
Replies: 48
Views: 9245

Re: Unprecedented Clear Lake Fish Die-Off: Dead fish islands about the size of three football fields.

But there no meth in Lake County....and there's no crackheads either....just a lot of "nervous" people. I personally think its caused from living next to a volcano .....
by DanIsaac
Thu Aug 24, 2017 6:55 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Unprecedented Clear Lake Fish Die-Off: Dead fish islands about the size of three football fields.
Replies: 48
Views: 9245

Re: Unprecedented Clear Lake Fish Die-Off: Dead fish islands about the size of three football fields.

I disagree. We all are smart enough to understand that several problems may be adding to the problem, but the weed spraying is a bunch of BS. Everyone who has witnessed it knows that it is excessive and should have been avoided this year out of pure common sense. It puts the fish under a lot of unn...
by DanIsaac
Sun Aug 20, 2017 6:49 pm
Forum: Rods & Reels
Topic: Shimano Core 100MG
Replies: 0
Views: 313

Shimano Core 100MG

I have two like new 10/10 Core 100MGs
$250 ea tyd.

Email reelex@hotmail.com
by DanIsaac
Sun Aug 20, 2017 6:47 pm
Forum: Rods & Reels
Topic: Shimano Chronarch 50MGs
Replies: 0
Views: 276

Shimano Chronarch 50MGs

Like new 10/10. I have two $180 tus or $350 for both.

Email reelex@hotmail.com
by DanIsaac
Fri Aug 11, 2017 8:16 pm
Forum: Lowrance Product Forum
Topic: HDS 12 Gen 3 blacking out
Replies: 15
Views: 1694

Re: HDS 12 Gen 3 blacking out

Dan, we've discussed this as I have the same issue. Kind of interesting that I've seen no other such complaints on this posted anywhere. Funny that Lowrance said they have no idea. I contacted them and they said I'd need to send my unit in to them. So I guess the questions I asked about this and ho...
by DanIsaac
Thu Aug 03, 2017 12:20 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: New Triton Bass Boat
Replies: 10
Views: 1547

Re: New Triton Bass Boat

Hi Kent, I appreciate you reaching out and will give you a call but I'm not sure what good it will do as I have been dealing with Triton directly and not really getting any where. It just seems like there is no pride in quality and no one stands behind their product anymore. Maybe if your an Elite ...
by DanIsaac
Thu Aug 03, 2017 12:15 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Clear Lake Boat Check
Replies: 3
Views: 542

Re: Clear Lake Boat Check

Limit Out in the Oaks but I would call first for times...

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