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by mark poulson
Fri Jul 19, 2019 1:42 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Which cull clips to buy
Replies: 4
Views: 557

Re: Which cull clips to buy

ash wrote:https://www.tacklewarehouse.com/Cal_Coast_Fishing_Clip-N-Cull_20_Culling_System/descpage-CCFCNC.html

Cal Coast Clip N Cull 2.0 is what i have been using great product, great company and ownership. Give them a cull :D

:lol: :lol: :lol:
by mark poulson
Thu Jul 18, 2019 6:08 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: American Bass - Still No Results ?
Replies: 3
Views: 398

Re: American Bass - Still No Results ?

I have no ax to grind with American Bass. I asked for results in the original and now "locked" thread because we had a Club tournament at Russos on July 6 also and I would like to see how others performed. My observation is this circuit has no issues whatsoever in making multiple posts in...
by mark poulson
Thu Jul 18, 2019 12:04 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Multi Species Day Lake New Melones
Replies: 3
Views: 543

Re: Multi Species Day Lake New Melones

Caleb.Smith wrote:
mark poulson wrote:Looks like a fun day! Good for you guys.



It was for sure just wish I would have got one of those magnums in the boat!

Do what I do. Blame the co-angler. :wink:
by mark poulson
Thu Jul 18, 2019 5:31 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Multi Species Day Lake New Melones
Replies: 3
Views: 543

Re: Multi Species Day Lake New Melones

Looks like a fun day! Good for you guys.
by mark poulson
Thu Jul 18, 2019 5:29 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: 9 Alternatives to Groundwater Sustainability Plans Approved by DWR
Replies: 1
Views: 97

Re: 9 Alternatives to Groundwater Sustainability Plans Approved by DWR

Let's hope everyone does their jobs right, and our ground water is protected.
by mark poulson
Thu Jul 18, 2019 5:01 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Fishing More Sustainable due to Artificial Intelligence Tracking Illegal Activity
Replies: 1
Views: 195

Re: Fishing More Sustainable due to Artificial Intelligence Tracking Illegal Activity

The problem with AI isn't the technology, it's who uses it, and why. Kind of like an automatic weapon.
by mark poulson
Wed Jul 17, 2019 8:00 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: NorCal Fisherman Wins Trip with Keith Combs
Replies: 1
Views: 421

Re: NorCal Fisherman Wins Trip with Keith Combs

Good for him!
by mark poulson
Wed Jul 17, 2019 7:56 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Saw a boat trailer get hit in Clearlake
Replies: 7
Views: 1429

Re: Saw a boat trailer get hit in Clearlake

TRIXGOTAFISH wrote:Sad to say but very few people left around here that would do what you did!

I think most people would do it, but he deserves a big thank you.
by mark poulson
Mon Jul 15, 2019 8:52 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Saw a boat trailer get hit in Clearlake
Replies: 7
Views: 1429

Re: Saw a boat trailer get hit in Clearlake

You're a good person.
by mark poulson
Mon Jul 15, 2019 3:46 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: 2019 ICAST Tatula Elite Series Long Cast Reels with Ish Monroe
Replies: 3
Views: 242

Re: 2019 ICAST Tatula Elite Series Long Cast Reels with Ish Monroe

HAHAHA!! A lot of the booths have these crazy disco like lights up, they think they’re a night club or something. In the Lowrance booth I got a great picture of I think Bobby, Skeet and one other, ‘cept they were PINK!, BRIGHT PINK! Lowrance really has the night club vibe going on!! It must for the...
by mark poulson
Sun Jul 14, 2019 2:14 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Franks Resto | Initial plan blocked False and Sacramento rivers for Bethel Island and Franks Tract
Replies: 3
Views: 890

Re: Franks Resto | Initial plan blocked False and Sacramento rivers for Bethel Island and Franks Tract

How dare you throw logic and common sense into the mix? Forty years ago we had one twentieth of the mid valley in crop production due to it being desert and getting very little rainfall to make it profitable. Now we have hundreds of thousands of acres of that we set in production of nuts to which 9...
by mark poulson
Sun Jul 14, 2019 7:11 am
Forum: Tournaments
Topic: My very own Bass Tournament | Save JT UPDATES
Replies: 7
Views: 1205

Re: My very own Bass Tournament | Save JT

Good luck. I hope they find something that works.
by mark poulson
Sun Jul 14, 2019 7:06 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: 2019 ICAST Arbogast New Fangled Hula Popper 2.0
Replies: 2
Views: 272

Re: 2019 ICAST Arbogast New Fangled Hula Popper 2.0

I still have my original red and white hula popper somewhere in my garage.
by mark poulson
Sat Jul 13, 2019 1:19 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Bass Scoop
Replies: 2
Views: 529

Bass Scoop

Once again, a great job covering ICAST!
by mark poulson
Sat Jul 13, 2019 1:15 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Franks Resto | Initial plan blocked False and Sacramento rivers for Bethel Island and Franks Tract
Replies: 3
Views: 890

Re: Franks Resto | Initial plan blocked False and Sacramento rivers for Bethel Island and Franks Tract

Guys, It's pretty simple. To reduce saltwater intrusion, pump out less water. To protect the smelt and salmon, pump out less water. To cut back on aquatic weeds AND to be able to cut down on the amount of deadly chemical herbicides now used to control them, pump less water. Slower current dilute the...
by mark poulson
Sat Jul 13, 2019 12:05 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Icast only
Replies: 3
Views: 375

Re: Icast only

Yeah, but it's our one chance a year to see Stacey Barrack make Bobby look so good! :wink:
by mark poulson
Sat Jul 13, 2019 11:40 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: 2019 ICAST Tatula Elite Series Long Cast Reels with Ish Monroe
Replies: 3
Views: 242

Re: 2019 ICAST Tatula Elite Series Long Cast Reels with Ish Monroe

Stacey, what kind of back lighting did you use for that demon red effect? :lol:
by mark poulson
Sat Jul 13, 2019 9:54 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Which cull clips to buy
Replies: 4
Views: 557

Re: Which cull clips to buy

My friend bought me these last year, and, so far, no fish have come off, and none have died.
https://www.tacklewarehouse.com/Cal_Coa ... CFCNC.html
by mark poulson
Sun Jul 07, 2019 8:36 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Pres. Trump's Pending Rules on Ca Water Missing Documents and Hurried Reviews
Replies: 6
Views: 500

Re: Pres. Trump's Pending Rules on Ca Water Missing Documents and Hurried Reviews

NICNITRO wrote:How come no one is blaming the liberals?

Because it's Trump.
by mark poulson
Sun Jul 07, 2019 8:51 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Northwest salmon are struggling to survive.
Replies: 3
Views: 359

Re: Northwest salmon are struggling to survive.

hydro wrote:no doubt this is a man caused crisis ( by men in ships with very large nets )

I'm sure the Tunnel folks will use this as a reason for us not to worry about the effects their water theft has on the salmon, since they are declining anyway, due to climate change/global warming.
by mark poulson
Tue Jul 02, 2019 7:12 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Frog Fishing at Clear Lake
Replies: 6
Views: 2172

Re: Frog Fishing at Clear Lake

Great video!
by mark poulson
Sun Jun 30, 2019 3:05 pm
Forum: Stripers
Topic: The record striper... 64 Pounds!
Replies: 1
Views: 6808

Re: The record striper... 64 Pounds!

Wow!
by mark poulson
Sun Jun 30, 2019 3:03 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Will Major League Fishing
Replies: 6
Views: 1458

Re: Will Major League Fishing

Maybe BPS can provide boats here so they don't have to be hauled cross country, and then sell them as MLF/BPT branded rigs.
by mark poulson
Thu Jun 27, 2019 8:39 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Mike Long admits deceit behind bass record?
Replies: 90
Views: 25574

Re: Mike Long admits deceit behind bass record?

jiggin4bass wrote:I wonder if Democrats Jerry Nader d-n.y., and Adam Schiff d- Calif will subpoena Mike Long to testify on captial hill. There subpoening everybody else.

Only if he has actual evidence about illegal political activities.
by mark poulson
Wed Jun 26, 2019 9:38 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Mike Long admits deceit behind bass record?
Replies: 90
Views: 25574

Re: Mike Long admits deceit behind bass record?

A dumb mistake by a younger Mike Long, but it doesn't take away from his overall fishing credibility for me. If anything, it shows he's man enough to admit to it, and take responsibility for his actions. Not only did he lie about his big bass catches (snagging them) and lake records but he also che...
by mark poulson
Wed Jun 26, 2019 9:34 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Tragedy Averted Last Night on Sandmound Slough
Replies: 9
Views: 1603

Re: Tragedy Averted Last Night on Sandmound Slough

Update: Evidently the family was spending the night on a friend's cabin cruiser. The three year old boy got up in the middle of the night, threw or dropped some of his toys overboard, and then went in himself. The mother had tucked him in, and then gone to bed herself. I guess there is no way to mak...
by mark poulson
Mon Jun 24, 2019 12:48 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Boater arrested after crash with teens in Modesto Reservoir
Replies: 6
Views: 823

Re: Boater arrested after crash with teens in Modesto Reservoir

How does a license stop this from happening? Through the educational process of obtaining a license. It probably never will stop it entirely, just like a driver's license won't completely stop DUIs. But as it is right now, there are probably many boaters who do not realize that a BWI carries the sa...
by mark poulson
Mon Jun 24, 2019 7:56 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Local kids do well nationally Team Hurney
Replies: 3
Views: 262

Local kids do well nationally Team Hurney

Justin Hurney is a local high school kid who won a scholarship. His younger brother Tyler would have won one, too, but he isn't in high school yet, so he wasn't eligible. They are both great people, and I'm thrilled for them! Their parents Monica and Keith work their butts off for there kids, so a b...
by mark poulson
Mon Jun 24, 2019 6:26 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Boater arrested after crash with teens in Modesto Reservoir
Replies: 6
Views: 823

Re: Boater arrested after crash with teens in Modesto Reservoir

Jboutfishn wrote:BWI :x Stupid. I have seen it many times, boat goes in, beer comes out.

This is why boat insurance companies should require anyone operating a boat have both a license, and insurance, just like a car or truck.
by mark poulson
Mon Jun 24, 2019 6:21 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Could desal plants "Restore the Delta"
Replies: 3
Views: 393

Re: Could desal plants "Restore the Delta"

hydro wrote:How many of these plants could the state afford to build with the current and future money wasted on the twin tunnel project and Hi speed train to nowhere ?

Amen!
by mark poulson
Tue Jun 18, 2019 10:21 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Tragedy Averted Last Night on Sandmound Slough
Replies: 9
Views: 1603

Re: Tragedy Averted Last Night on Sandmound Slough

I'm sorry where were the parents. As an ex registered lifeguard. Why was this child alone and a neighbor had to save her. Over and Over and Over. I get so upset at these stories! Sorry for the rant. My thoughts exactly. There is no excuse for having an infant on a boat, moored or otherwise, without...
by mark poulson
Mon Jun 17, 2019 12:35 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Tragedy Averted Last Night on Sandmound Slough
Replies: 9
Views: 1603

Re: Tragedy Averted Last Night on Sandmound Slough

It is so lucky that Mark was even home, that he heard her whimpering through the walls of his houseboat, that he went out to investigate, and that he had the heart to dive in to save her. Plus, the other neighbor, who was out on his dock on the other side of me, had just completed a CPR course and w...
by mark poulson
Mon Jun 17, 2019 8:43 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Tragedy Averted Last Night on Sandmound Slough
Replies: 9
Views: 1603

Tragedy Averted Last Night on Sandmound Slough

Tragedy averted this time. Last night my daughter told me there were fire trucks and police cars at a house two doors away from us on Sandmound Blvd. This morning I asked my neighbor Mark what happened, and he said a 3 year old fell off a moored boat. Mark heard what he thought was a child whimperin...
by mark poulson
Mon Jun 17, 2019 8:35 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: My starter battery drains!! Please help!
Replies: 9
Views: 693

Re: My starter battery drains!! Please help!

Sounds like you have a short somewhere.
Take it to a good boat mechanic, and figure it out before you spend more money on batteries.
by mark poulson
Sat Jun 15, 2019 3:52 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: My first double digit!
Replies: 13
Views: 1822

Re: My first double digit!

Neat Nate! :wink:
by mark poulson
Fri Jun 14, 2019 10:31 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Bass Whoppers
Replies: 24
Views: 1981

Re: Bass Whoppers

Tom, I have to yield to your superior knowledge when it comes to mono and fluoro stretch. I just had way more feel with fluoro. I guess the lack of line belly could explain it. Now, I use it for my leaders when I'm fishing blades through tules, because it holds up really well. I wet my knots as I'm ...
by mark poulson
Fri Jun 14, 2019 7:24 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Clear Lake - watch your backside!!
Replies: 2
Views: 1072

Re: Clear Lake - watch your backside!!

https://www.westernbass.com/lake/clear Link to Clear Lake reports A license to operate a boat, and only licensed, insured drivers operating them, would solve most of the youth/ignorant-induced boating out there. No more taking daddies boat out and showing off. Or trying to impress the girls by reck...
by mark poulson
Fri Jun 14, 2019 6:44 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: 11 Pounder with a Nail
Replies: 6
Views: 2320

Re: 11 Pounder

Wow! Beautiful fish!
by mark poulson
Fri Jun 14, 2019 6:42 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Bass Whoppers
Replies: 24
Views: 1981

Re: Bass Whoppers

I fish braid a lot, because I fish only the Delta now. I have gone to braid with a 20# leader, with an improved Albright knot, for my spinnerbaits, cranks, and treble hooked top water baits, to stop fouling the braid in the hooks and split rings. 100% improvement. I use 20# fluoro for blades, and 20...
by mark poulson
Tue Jun 11, 2019 2:50 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Scale recommendation?
Replies: 12
Views: 702

Re: Scale recommendation?

I'd use that scale with the Cal Coast Clip N Cull. I have been eyeballing this one too good to hear that it has stood up for two years my last rapala scale did me dirty and got a hazy screen after a year of being in my boat. My good ole berkley stored in the same hatch is on its third battery and h...
by mark poulson
Tue Jun 11, 2019 7:54 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Scale recommendation?
Replies: 12
Views: 702

Re: Scale recommendation?

Hi All, I need to replace my old rapala digital scale. Does anyone have any recommendations on a good scale up to $60? I normally just use a beam for culling during tourneys. I figure that's the best way. But I like to have an accurate reliable scale if I catch a big one while fun fishing. Thank yo...
by mark poulson
Sun Jun 09, 2019 5:59 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: PETA condemns fishing as “cruel” harassment
Replies: 14
Views: 2740

Re: PETA condemns fishing as “cruel” harassment

I wish they cared as much about people.
by mark poulson
Sat Jun 08, 2019 9:57 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Vintage Shimano casting rod
Replies: 2
Views: 308

Re: Vintage Shimano casting rod

WRB wrote:I believe that was the time period Shimano was purchasing G. Loomis rods and the Clarus full cork handle with foregrip was the top of the Shimano line of casting rods, not sure?
Tom

I still fish two Clarus rods.
by mark poulson
Sat Jun 08, 2019 9:52 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Adhesive for rubber step pads?
Replies: 2
Views: 225

Re: Adhesive for rubber step pads?

3M 90 spray adhesive.
by mark poulson
Fri Jun 07, 2019 3:20 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Trump administration announces plan for expanded fishing and more
Replies: 2
Views: 457

Re: Trump administration announces plan for expanded fishing and more

Then why is he siding with the water thieves in the Delta?
by mark poulson
Thu Jun 06, 2019 5:18 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: What's in your Delta Water
Replies: 3
Views: 696

Re: What's in your Delta Water

gixxer464 wrote:What's in your Delta Water?
To many damm seals! :lol:

The State's plan to control the sea lions is to kill off their food supply.
by mark poulson
Wed Jun 05, 2019 8:02 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: What's in your Delta Water
Replies: 3
Views: 696

Re: What's in your Delta Water

Our own State Govt. is poisoning our drinking water in order to insure water deliveries to San Joaquin water districts.

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