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by jimmyG
Sun Apr 14, 2019 10:35 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Another Delta sea lion
Replies: 27
Views: 5693

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: 334

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: 6115

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: 798

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: 32079

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: 16471

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: 427

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: 426

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: 10215

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: 453

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: 36
Views: 6833

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: 1486

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: 3721

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: 2272

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: 2272

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: 806

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: 1383

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: 2005

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: 1383

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: 2281

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: 2281

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: 1668

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: 436

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: 2623

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: 2623

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: 4785

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: 799

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: 1295

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: 1117

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: 1117

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: 896

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: 434

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: 1216

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: 362

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: 1265

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: 1844

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: 36
Views: 6833

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: 351

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...
by jimmyG
Mon Jan 28, 2013 9:57 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Awesome chilly catch......
Replies: 2
Views: 960

Re: Awesome chilly catch......

The best part was seeing him putting back into the hole and releasing it.
by jimmyG
Sun Jan 13, 2013 10:20 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Drop shot line twist
Replies: 18
Views: 4996

Drop shot line twist

I know this question has been asked and answered probably a couple hundred times on this forum, but I'm unable to find it, so here we go again. What do youi guys do to reduce or eliminate line twist on your drop shot rig? If you use a small swivel, how long of a leader do you use? Is there one of th...
by jimmyG
Sat Dec 29, 2012 10:40 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: FLW Everstart Western Division
Replies: 1
Views: 1025

FLW Everstart Western Division

I received this email from FLW that their extending entry deadline from 12/19/12 to 1/4/13 which is 2 weeks prior to their first tourny at Orville. Sounds like they need support also. Info only for those thinking about it. Orville, Roosevelt, Delta and Clear Lake. Dear Angler, FLW wants to let you k...
by jimmyG
Sun Jul 08, 2012 6:38 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Millerton 2 stroke ban
Replies: 15
Views: 6678

Re: Millerton 2 stroke ban

There will come a time that all two stroke motors, regardless of star rating, will be prohibited on our waters out here in the west. So start saving your pennies for that four stroke motor if you want to fish. It's just a matter of time. I just don't know how they do it back east where competitive b...
by jimmyG
Wed Sep 21, 2011 8:06 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: FLW-Clear Lake-Ams needed
Replies: 1
Views: 669

FLW-Clear Lake-Ams needed

8:45 am Wednesday-I just talked to tourny director Ron and they are short 7 AAA's for the back deck. If you can make it call him direct at 270-703-2957 or FLW at 270-252-1000. I have a broken right hand but I volunteered as an observer if needed.
by jimmyG
Sun Sep 18, 2011 7:51 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: RV campground near Clearlake
Replies: 6
Views: 671

Re: RV campground near Clearlake

Thanks for your responses. Is there anything closer to Redbud park on the south end of the lake where we'll be launching from? Thanks again
by jimmyG
Sun Sep 18, 2011 9:06 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: RV campground near Clearlake
Replies: 6
Views: 671

RV campground near Clearlake

I will be going up for The FLW tourny this week out of Clearlake, Can anyone suggest a nice and secure RV campground near there? I'll be taking my fifth wheel. Thanks in advance, Jim
by jimmyG
Mon May 16, 2011 9:17 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: 2002 Lance Cabover Camper, 1/2 or 3/4 ton
Replies: 1
Views: 749

2002 Lance Cabover Camper, 1/2 or 3/4 ton

2002 Lance Cabover Camper, Model 845, 8'-6" length for short bed pick-up, fits 1/2 half ton or 3/4 ton, electric jacks w/remote, queen overhead bed, table makes into single, 150 lb max bunk over table, 3 way refrig, 3 burner stove w/oven, double sink, fully self contained w/shower, toilet, 6 ga...
by jimmyG
Thu May 12, 2011 6:54 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: 2010 Toyota Tacoma v6, crew, 4wd, TRD
Replies: 0
Views: 353

2010 Toyota Tacoma v6, crew, 4wd, TRD

2010 Toyota Tacoma TRD Sport package with all options including back-up camera and tow package, 4 wheel drive, crew cab w/6 foot bed, 5 spd automatic, silver color, 24,000 miles, still under factory warranty. Also qualifies for new car financing. Senior driver, no mods. Under KBB pricing. Asking 28,...
by jimmyG
Thu Apr 14, 2011 10:28 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: WON BASS Pro-Am-Pro needed
Replies: 0
Views: 205

WON BASS Pro-Am-Pro needed

Well Ashley from Won bass called and informed me that I wouldn't be fishing this weekend, I was 29 on the waiting list. So if someone out there hasn't signed up yet, please give me a call and we can still sign up together. Thanks for any consideration. Jim at 916-799-5422. So far she has 50 boats th...
by jimmyG
Wed Apr 13, 2011 10:44 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: The new Ford diesel 6.7 & tranny-any reports yet?
Replies: 12
Views: 1537

Re: The new Ford diesel 6.7 & tranny-any reports yet?

OK, here's the full story. I currently own a 2003 Chev crew cab short box with a Duramax/Allison power train w/128,000 miles. I bought it new and have nothing but problems with it to this very day. The check engine light is on now, undoubledly another igniter(Chev doesn't call them glow plugs). I've...

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