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by jimmyG
Fri Oct 16, 2020 2:34 pm
Forum: Electric Motors
Topic: 24v Minn Kota ULTREX wanted
Replies: 6
Views: 508

Re: 24v Minn Kota ULTREX wanted

How about a brand new one from the factory? How much you looking to spend?
by jimmyG
Tue Sep 15, 2020 9:25 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Fishing Hogan Sept 11
Replies: 4
Views: 892

Re: Fishing Hogan Sept 11

Great way to remember 9/11, being with your family and loved ones.
by jimmyG
Tue Sep 15, 2020 9:18 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Badge Packers
Replies: 19
Views: 2187

Re: Badge Packers

Count me in
by jimmyG
Mon Sep 14, 2020 1:30 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Want to buy Minn Kota Ultrex 24V
Replies: 2
Views: 423

Want to buy Minn Kota Ultrex 24V

Is anyone up-grading to the Ghost or Force and have a Ultrex 24V they want to sell?
Or, if not
Does anyone know where I can get the best price for a new unit?

I've been checking the classifieds for a long time with no luck.
by jimmyG
Mon Aug 31, 2020 7:25 pm
Forum: Electric Motors
Topic: Please delete post
Replies: 6
Views: 774

Re: Ghost, HDS units, Livesight and powerpoles, maybe boat??

Is your equip 24v or 36v
by jimmyG
Fri Jul 31, 2020 12:05 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Trolling motor repair in Sacramento area
Replies: 1
Views: 274

Trolling motor repair in Sacramento area

Fishing the Windy Wednesday Nighter and hit my trolling motor on the dock and now it won't steer, foot pedal is stuck. It's the older Motorguide 24v, 12 or 24 power. Anyone know of anybody in the Sacramento area where I can get it fixed before next Wednesday Nighter? Thank you in advance. 2nd questi...
by jimmyG
Wed May 13, 2020 8:29 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Windy Wednesday Nighters
Replies: 13
Views: 3316

Re: Windy Wednesday Nighters

So is it still on, nothing politically came up?
by jimmyG
Sun Apr 12, 2020 2:14 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Social Distancing... NOT
Replies: 74
Views: 5080

Re: Social Distancing... NOT

Well on a brighter note......Happy Easter everyone...the sun is out
by jimmyG
Tue Mar 17, 2020 12:46 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: BBT - News Alert- Tournament Status
Replies: 20
Views: 2650

Re: BBT - News Alert- Tournament Status

Hey WB Staff, in your computer format, I think we need a thumbs up and down format on individual post. I sometimes agree and disagree with some postings. Now my thoughts, I always heard, 'When the going gets tough, the tough go fishing.'
by jimmyG
Mon Mar 02, 2020 1:17 am
Forum: Rods & Reels
Topic: SOLD Abu Garcia Revo Premier Reels for Sale
Replies: 7
Views: 560

Re: Abu Garcia Revo Premier Reels for Sale

Are they gone?
by jimmyG
Mon Feb 03, 2020 8:34 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Used fishing equipment
Replies: 1
Views: 548

Used fishing equipment

For those of you who may be in the market, there are two estate sales listed on estatesales.net in the Sacramento area with lots of bass fishing equipment. To include rods, reels, tackle boxes and miscellaneous baits.
by jimmyG
Wed Sep 25, 2019 7:09 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Lake Oroville fisherman assaulted saturday 9/21
Replies: 11
Views: 2846

Re: Lake Oroville fisherman assaulted saturday 9/21

Battery on an elder citizen can be a felony, Penal Code section 386 PC. Punishable by 5 years state prison. If you were in the boat with the man who did the battery and did not intervene or report it, you now have become an accessory to a felony, also punishable with state prison time. Is it really ...
by jimmyG
Sun Apr 14, 2019 10:35 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Another Delta sea lion
Replies: 27
Views: 6557

Re: Another Delta sea lion

But your honor, I thought I was shooting a Nutria, they do look similar.
by jimmyG
Sun Mar 24, 2019 8:52 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Tournament Calander?
Replies: 4
Views: 552

Re: Tournament Calander?

Posted now on the Interactive heading.
by jimmyG
Sat Sep 29, 2018 4:56 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: MORE MLF converts
Replies: 78
Views: 7983

Re: MORE MLF converts

I wonder if BASS put a clause in their contract, 'Once you leave, you can't come back.'
by jimmyG
Tue Sep 25, 2018 4:39 pm
Forum: Tournaments
Topic: NW Bass Championship From Tri-Cities Washington | Final Results 9/23 with VIDEO
Replies: 1
Views: 997

Re: NW Bass Championship From Tri-Cities Washington | Final Results 9/23 with VIDEO

WOW Now i see what scared the BASS Elites away. Nice weights.
by jimmyG
Sun Sep 16, 2018 2:06 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: BASS cancels 2019 west coast events
Replies: 48
Views: 34103

Re: BASS cancels 2019 west coast events

Just thinking....an annual membership to BASS is $25...if there was one million members of BASS in the nine western states that didn't pay their membership($25 million), would they pay attention then? What if there is more than one million members that didn't pay? Since Bass Pro Shops/Cabelas is the...
by jimmyG
Mon Apr 30, 2018 8:27 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Boat Stolen on the Delta
Replies: 38
Views: 17967

Re: Boat Stolen on the Delta

So many incidents occur at B&W they should get cameras installed. Could help.
by jimmyG
Mon Apr 16, 2018 9:24 pm
Forum: Tournaments
Topic: FLW Tour Cumberland Pro DAy 3 Results
Replies: 1
Views: 611

Re: FLW Tour Cumberland Pro DAy 3 Results

18th Good job Billy Hines, from Vacaville.
by jimmyG
Tue Feb 20, 2018 10:05 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Boat upholstery in Sacramento
Replies: 1
Views: 555

Boat upholstery in Sacramento

Time to get the boat seat upholstered. Anybody know of a good upholstery shop in or near Sacramento? That's reasonable? Thanks in advance.
by jimmyG
Mon May 15, 2017 3:21 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Re release by request from Bobby Barrack | For those of you emailing WTH is going on at the Delta
Replies: 35
Views: 12739

Re: Re release by request from Bobby Barrack | For those of you emailing WTH is going on at the Delta

Once again, it's southern calif telling us how to live our lives here in Northern Calif. They can take whatever they want because they have the controlling vote and dollar. We need the State of Jefferson up here and to include Sacramento/San Joaquin Counties for fair representation. I see the collap...
by jimmyG
Mon May 08, 2017 1:43 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Upholstry shop in Sacramento
Replies: 2
Views: 589

Upholstry shop in Sacramento

Time to get the old Ranger seat done in my boat. Any good referrals in the Sac. area? Thanks for any reply's.
by jimmyG
Sat Apr 01, 2017 9:23 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Sun protection face covers and gloves
Replies: 38
Views: 8756

Re: Sun protection face covers and gloves

Thank you fishing1134 for bringing up my old post, especially at a time when Skeet Reese posted his article of his skin cancer with photos. It so happens that I had the same operation on Friday(3-31-17) with the same amount of stitches on my left thigh. Doctors draw an eye on your body where the can...
by jimmyG
Tue Mar 28, 2017 6:06 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: 20 Deep V Boat Owners - 150 Four Stroke Enough???
Replies: 10
Views: 2481

Re: 20 Deep V Boat Owners - 150 Four Stroke Enough???

I have the Lund Crossover, which is 19ft length, 8 ft beam deep V, with the Merc. 150 four stoke, it is more than enough power. Max horsepower for my Lund is 175 hp but I'm happy with the 150hp. Don't know how much difference 25 more hp would give me. Your Targa is longer and maybe heavier but I thi...
by jimmyG
Thu Feb 16, 2017 6:11 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Oroville betrayal
Replies: 21
Views: 4244

Re: Oroville betrayal

I'm waiting to see what infrastructure and dams are going to be built in southern CA. for all the flooding and rain they received. We need conservation, management and development through out the whole state.
by jimmyG
Tue Jan 31, 2017 9:19 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: How do you setup/rig for bass fishing the Float n Fly
Replies: 7
Views: 2687

Re: How do you setup/rig for bass fishing the Float n Fly

The float n fly is a technique that all bass fishermen should be familiar with and have in their arsenal of presentations. From what I can gather, it is technique started back east and is slowly coming out west. In the WWBT it took a first place win this year and a fourth place finish last year at L...
by jimmyG
Mon Jan 30, 2017 4:12 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: How do you setup/rig for bass fishing the Float n Fly
Replies: 7
Views: 2687

How do you setup/rig for bass fishing the Float n Fly

I'm never to old and learn new methods for bass fishing. So I need to learn and know how to use, setup/rig the 'Float n Fly.' I know nothing about it but, am eager to try. How do you vary the depths, what fly do you use, do you use scent? Any suggestions or recommendations would help. Thanks in adva...
by jimmyG
Sun Jan 22, 2017 10:20 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Shasta Lake lodging or camping suggesstions
Replies: 4
Views: 1003

Shasta Lake lodging or camping suggesstions

Planning to fish the WWBT Pro/Am this weekend at Shasta Lake as an Am and was thinking of taking my boat up to do prefish, who knows, I may make the top 10 cut off (dreaming). I have a cabover camper for camping or could do the motel thing. Looking for suggestions for boat friendly/secure camping or...
by jimmyG
Thu Jan 05, 2017 12:36 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Obama speeds up review of Twin Tunnel project
Replies: 11
Views: 1705

Re: Obama speeds up review of Twin Tunnel project

There was no disrespect intended for the Office of the Presidency. The Twin Tunnels is a state, not a federal issue. It seems to me that President Obama is using(or abusing) his power of office to influence a state issue to protect his investment in So. Calif. Didn't Gov. Brown just hire Ex-Attorney...
by jimmyG
Wed Jan 04, 2017 8:10 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: The Sacramento Delta's dirty little secret
Replies: 7
Views: 2314

Re: The Sacramento Delta's dirty little secret

Better yet, lets tow them and all the other garbage in the delta to the proposed site of the twin tunnels.
by jimmyG
Wed Jan 04, 2017 8:01 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Obama speeds up review of Twin Tunnel project
Replies: 11
Views: 1705

Obama speeds up review of Twin Tunnel project

In its last weeks in power, the Obama administration is helping speed up environmental review of California’s plan to build twin tunnels through the Delta in an effort to overhaul the state’s water delivery system. This was just released in the news today, even though it's not new that president oba...
by jimmyG
Fri Dec 30, 2016 7:26 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Wild West Bass Trail TV Show Premiers This Week
Replies: 9
Views: 2570

Re: Wild West Bass Trail TV Show Premiers This Week

Thanks Ken, I'll give it a try. Hate to miss out.
by jimmyG
Thu Dec 29, 2016 3:03 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Wild West Bass Trail TV Show Premiers This Week
Replies: 9
Views: 2570

Re: Wild West Bass Trail TV Show Premiers This Week

So if we don't have Dish or Direct TV, we are SOL? No future broadcast on some of the cable networks?
by jimmyG
Wed Aug 10, 2016 5:14 pm
Forum: Political
Topic: Jeff foxworthy with some insight
Replies: 3
Views: 2402

Re: Jeff foxworthy with some insight

You have to post this on the main forum.
by jimmyG
Wed Aug 10, 2016 5:07 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Give Fish a Voice: A VERY Important Public Service Message !!!
Replies: 2
Views: 557

Re: Give Fish a Voice: A VERY Important Public Service Message !!!

Get involved guys, sign those petitions!
by jimmyG
Wed Aug 10, 2016 4:34 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: The CA couple who uses more water than all LA homes combined
Replies: 12
Views: 2872

Re: The CA couple who uses more water than all LA homes combined

I have nothing negative to say about the Resnick's (and their entrepreneur businesses) or any other central valley farmer and the benefits they bring to the state. The only thing I have say to them is, 'bring your operation to the water and not the water to your operation.' They have purchased the l...
by jimmyG
Wed Aug 10, 2016 10:58 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: The CA couple who uses more water than all LA homes combined
Replies: 12
Views: 2872

Re: The CA couple who uses more water than all LA homes combined

Good read about one man's greed. What the article doesn't mention is how much of his product is exported out of the US.

Unfortunately, there are probably many more like him.
by jimmyG
Thu Jul 28, 2016 8:57 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Lucas financial support of the Delta Tunnels.
Replies: 41
Views: 5636

Re: Lucas financial support of the Delta Tunnels.

I have to agree here with whoopbass on the large corporate farmers and water municipality water districts. Their going to suck us dry in the northern state like they did to the Colorado River and Lake Mead which are at record lows. A prime example of big corporate farmers taking the water for their ...
by jimmyG
Sat Jun 18, 2016 10:28 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Delta tops list of 7 best site fishing lakes in America
Replies: 2
Views: 925

Re: Delta tops list of 7 best site fishing lakes in America

If the politicians get their way and reduce size and limit of bass in the Delta, there goes that #1 rating. Plus the millions of dollars loss to the economy that bass fishing brings to businesses.
by jimmyG
Sat Jun 18, 2016 9:57 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Increasing the daily bag limit for bass fishing in the Delta
Replies: 8
Views: 1573

Re: Increasing the daily bag limit for bass fishing in the Delta

All the coalition of water users mentioned in this article are the ones responsible for the loss of native fish species also mentioned in this article. There is only so much water coming down from the Sierra's. I live in Sacramento, approximately a quarter mile from the American River. I have fished...
by jimmyG
Sun Apr 17, 2016 1:35 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: GoPro Camera questions
Replies: 7
Views: 1409

Re: GoPro Camera questions

Thanks Paul for reply. Nice video and fish. Was that video taken with your session camera?
by jimmyG
Sat Apr 16, 2016 10:54 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: GoPro Camera questions
Replies: 7
Views: 1409

GoPro Camera questions

I will be purchasing a GoPro Camera in the near future to use on my fishing trips and have a few questions and what better place to ask than on this board with folks that are familiar with them. Camera's and accessories are expensive so I hope that I can benefit from your experiences knowledge or mi...
by jimmyG
Fri May 08, 2015 9:01 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Spectator and fan boats
Replies: 1
Views: 1004

Spectator and fan boats

As I watch the televised national fishing tournaments, I always see a flotilla of fan/spectator boats following and watching their favorite angler. Sometimes you'll see the fans lining the bank. The pro angler caters to them by showing off the fish he caught. My question to all our 'local' pros is h...
by jimmyG
Sat Apr 11, 2015 9:17 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Elites Guntersville Top-25 Day 3
Replies: 2
Views: 561

Re: Elites Guntersville Top-25 Day 3

Go Skeet, from 11th place on day 2 to 2nd on day 3. Take it all the way.
by jimmyG
Mon Apr 06, 2015 7:11 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: My Daughters First Bass
Replies: 7
Views: 1434

Re: My Daughters First Bass

Move over Daddy. "Daddy can I borrow the boat this weekend?" Thanks for sharing the precious moment Ricky
by jimmyG
Sun May 04, 2014 7:53 pm
Forum: Electronics
Topic: WTB 2 Bank pro battery charger
Replies: 1
Views: 446

WTB 2 Bank pro battery charger

My charger went out on my Ranger, so looking to buy 2 bank pro battery charger for my 12/24 volt Motorguide electric motor. So for you guys that have converted to the 36 volt and don't use your dual charger, please give Jim a call at 916-799-5422. In the Sacramento area. Or if you know where I can g...
by jimmyG
Wed Oct 02, 2013 8:37 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Clear Lake lodging
Replies: 9
Views: 1498

Clear Lake lodging

Just found out I'll be fishing FLW Clear Lake as a co-angler and Konocti Vista Resort/Hotel is all booked up. Can anyone recommend another motel close by for that Wednesday/Thursday night. Thanks in advance for your input.
by jimmyG
Wed Mar 20, 2013 5:42 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Fish Handling
Replies: 17
Views: 2354

Re: Fish Handling

I think in general most fish are resilient and recover from their handling and reproduce or replenish the slime coating. I have seen bass with predator marks and the skin tore open and their still swimming around out there. Fisherman all over the world are practicing catch & release in the ocean...
by jimmyG
Tue Mar 19, 2013 2:56 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Sun protection face covers and gloves
Replies: 38
Views: 8756

Sun protection face covers and gloves

As fisherman we are exposed to the sun excessively which can lead to damage to our skin by sun burn, skin mallenoma and cancer. I know sun screen can help and I do use it, but I was wondering if anyone was uising the sun protective hoods and gloves. Looking for some imput here with your experiences ...
by jimmyG
Sat Feb 16, 2013 8:41 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Tackle Shop near Roosevelt Lake
Replies: 1
Views: 437

Tackle Shop near Roosevelt Lake

I'm taking a 900 mile trip, 1800 miles round trip, to Roosevelt Lake to support the FLW Tour for you younger guys so FLW will keep coming out here to west coast. I'll be going as a Non Boater or amateur, whatever the correct definition is . I have 2 questions: 1. Is there a tackle store near Rooseve...

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