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by ash
Thu Jul 22, 2021 1:46 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Bass Scoop spam
Replies: 9
Views: 668

Re: Bass Scoop spam

It's one week out of the year and Bobby is there making content for Westernbass.com, its being published on Westernbass.com, why would they bury sponsors in some obscure forum? Afterall this is business and businesses tend to want to make money. Just scroll on by or come back after icast. So much co...
by ash
Thu Jul 22, 2021 12:00 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Yamaha or Mercury
Replies: 5
Views: 420

Re: Yamaha or Mercury

Think about who will be doing your repairs and whether or not they are certified to work on your motor so you don't have to drive to Timbuktu to get repairs done. That's a tough one with both companies putting out some fierce 4 strokes. I think Monte stated it well that if your local service center...
by ash
Thu Jul 22, 2021 9:58 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: BBT - Clear Lake July 24
Replies: 1
Views: 236

Re: BBT - Clear Lake July 24

All spooled up with some fresh Trilene 100% Flurocarbon and my new Abu Garcia Zata Combo. Cant wait to see all the BBT anglers and hang out with my BBT Family.

See ya at Clear Lake Outdoors :D
by ash
Wed Jul 21, 2021 12:15 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Noise Pollution
Replies: 6
Views: 1079

Re: Noise Pollution

All you can do is stand on the dock and shake your fist at em.... :lol:
by ash
Wed Jul 21, 2021 12:14 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Clearlake Oaks Ramp ?
Replies: 2
Views: 923

Re: Clearlake Oaks Ramp ?

Last I saw on Sunday, there are cones on the dock identifying the end of the ramp. Some trailer's back wheels have dropped off - it's still open but getting low, hopefully they can add gravel to extend the ramp.
by ash
Fri Jun 18, 2021 1:32 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Russo’s (Delta questions)
Replies: 11
Views: 1476

Re: Russo’s (Delta questions)

Baseball wrote: the drinks are strong!
I can attest to this :twisted:
by ash
Thu Jun 10, 2021 7:10 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Need help & feedback on deciding between Stratos and Ranger boat
Replies: 32
Views: 1466

Re: Need help & feedback on deciding between Stratos and Ranger boat

Tough decision, the 18' Stratos is more appealing to me based on it's length alone. Low hours are good on a motor but not being ran can sometimes create hell, especially with fuel lines etc... Anyway to take the stratos to a dealer mechanic and have it looked at? At the very least i would want to re...
by ash
Wed Jun 09, 2021 12:48 pm
Forum: Hunting General
Topic: Action Alert for California: Proposed Tax
Replies: 4
Views: 525

Re: Action Alert for California: Proposed Tax

It appears this went to vote on June 4th - any update as to if it has passed or not?
by ash
Wed Jun 09, 2021 12:31 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Delta's emergency drought barrier on the West False River
Replies: 17
Views: 1733

Re: Delta's emergency drought barrier on the West False River

Last time it was on false river between San Joaquin and Fishermans cut. More towards the San Joaquin. FA8A771C-B6EB-4E02-9BF3-E438EDBC0085.jpeg Truer words have never been spoken, I remember it ripping current through Old River headed south - like rippling the water rippon. The one consistent thing...
by ash
Wed Jun 09, 2021 12:22 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Bay Area Clubs and....
Replies: 4
Views: 592

Re: Bay Area Clubs and....

Hi Welcome to the neighborhood, as mentioned check out https://bestbasstournaments.com/ if you are looking for an "Amature level" team tournament event. We are always accepting new members and welcome you to check us out and fish with us. Our next event in your area is June 20th and June 2...
by ash
Tue Jun 08, 2021 9:46 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Spring to summer transition (video)
Replies: 2
Views: 388

Re: Spring to summer transition (video)

nice Video - Riley sure does like talking fishing.
by ash
Thu Jun 03, 2021 7:13 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Clear Lake Launch Closure Update
Replies: 8
Views: 2157

Re: Clear Lake Launch Closure Update

Lucerne has been closed since March. Redbud is getting sketchy, stay in the middle lanes and keep trimmed up. I also heard a rumor that Nice is closed as well. Pretty much got Lakepark, Konocti and the Oaks.
by ash
Thu Jun 03, 2021 7:11 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: BBT - Clear Lake June 5th
Replies: 1
Views: 570

Re: BBT - Clear Lake June 5th

Early Registration is tomorrow at Clear Lake Outdoors - we will see you there!
by ash
Thu May 27, 2021 1:10 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Looking for help on pricing a boat
Replies: 19
Views: 1089

Re: Looking for help on pricing a boat

You can contact Damon Witt - he's a mechanic in Roseville and does excellent work. PM me for his info cause the moderators dont like when i post his contact info
by ash
Thu May 27, 2021 1:06 pm
Forum: Photos
Topic: Clear Lake 10 lber!
Replies: 8
Views: 1475

Re: Clear Lake 10 lber!

Beautiful fish, look at that tale she's been laying down some genetics. Congratulations!
by ash
Thu May 27, 2021 7:12 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Looking for help on pricing a boat
Replies: 19
Views: 1089

Re: Looking for help on pricing a boat

I would take it to a reputable shop that has lots of experience with the brand of outboard you have. Pay them $100 to go through it and advise you on how much it will cost to make it run correctly. At that point you can either pay to fix it, so you can get the maximum price selling it or you may de...
by ash
Mon May 24, 2021 8:49 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Ca Delta Frog Fishing (Video)
Replies: 7
Views: 1065

Re: Ca Delta Frog Fishing (Video)

That’s some cool video and editing. My suggestion would be to put the name of the frog and models in the video or YouTube description
by ash
Thu May 13, 2021 2:04 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: ANNOUNCING New Color Release for Yamamoto
Replies: 6
Views: 1509

Re: ANNOUNCING New Color Release for Yamamoto

New? It’s been a Monster Outdoor color for at least 10yrs. Sense they are doing new retro releases bring back the Cooch special in 184 Single tail grub
by ash
Thu May 13, 2021 7:23 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Ah Fresh Line
Replies: 1
Views: 563

Ah Fresh Line

There’s nothing quite like respooling fresh Trilene 100 flurocarbon on the Revo STX that gets my mind in tournament mode.

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by ash
Thu May 13, 2021 7:12 am
Forum: Tournaments
Topic: BBT - Clear Lake May 15th
Replies: 1
Views: 430

Re: BBT - Clear Lake May 15th

I’ve got my Revo’s spooled up with fresh Trilene 100 flurocarbon. Got all my Berkley baits and looking forward to seeing my BBT friends and Family.
by ash
Thu May 13, 2021 7:10 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: “DID I MISS SOMETHING @ PEDRO
Replies: 9
Views: 1212

Re: “DID I MISS SOMETHING @ PEDRO

Bassmaxx wrote:1.2800 2 Big Fish X $250
2.1200
3.1000
4. 900
5. 800
6. 700
7. 700
8. 600
9. 500
10.400


For 37 boats this is a great payout. I’ve heard nothing but good things from Wild West anglers.
by ash
Thu May 13, 2021 7:08 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Lucerne Ramp
Replies: 5
Views: 1281

Re: Lucerne Ramp

Lakeport Ramp is good to go.
by ash
Tue Jan 26, 2021 11:30 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: This is the "FREE RIG"...it CATCHES FISH!!!
Replies: 2
Views: 1594

Re: This is the "FREE RIG"...it CATCHES FISH!!!

its a modified Carolina rig - but using a bobber stop for your weight. Check out the MOJO weights for this they make a pencil weight that has a hole on top that is most excellent for rocks.
by ash
Tue Dec 29, 2020 11:18 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Electronics
Replies: 10
Views: 1318

Re: Electronics

My Partner just got a Lowrance TI12 and said its by far the best and easiest graph he's ever operated (and hes kina tech illiterate)

The great thing about the TI is that it can network with the HDS Live unit. You cant go wrong with a Lowrance.
by ash
Mon Dec 14, 2020 1:10 pm
Forum: Electronics Product Forum
Topic: Electronics installation
Replies: 10
Views: 1802

Re: Electronics installation

Contact Damon Witt with Bass Boat Works 916-270-4170 Let him know Ash sent you. Damon is a fabulous installer and will even detail your boat, if youd like. Best part is he is MOBILE and will come to you!
by ash
Mon Dec 14, 2020 1:06 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: 5Lb SPOTTED BASS caught on Oroville! *Video*
Replies: 6
Views: 1242

Re: 5Lb SPOTTED BASS caught on Oroville! *Video*

Nice fish, was this the FBT on Oroville?
by ash
Thu Dec 03, 2020 6:46 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Fishing & Music
Replies: 15
Views: 1401

Re: Fishing & Music

I would not play it when fishing extremely shallow, but otherwise I don't think it hurts. If nothing else, it will make them think you are wake boarders and no threat to them. :lol: This - and I also turn off all electronics when fishing shallow - i have had too many coincidences of catching GOOD f...
by ash
Mon Oct 05, 2020 8:55 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Honest opinion on Nitro boats..
Replies: 21
Views: 24152

Re: Honest opinion on Nitro boats..

Disappointed with the build quality, just learned my 160 TF has no stringers in the hull. Result? cracked hull Can't help but wonder what corners they are cutting these days. Way to resurrect a decade-old thread... :lol: Right, i was really surprised when I saw that Cooch was replying :shock: Remin...
by ash
Thu Oct 01, 2020 9:02 am
Forum: Electronics Product Forum
Topic: Lowrance and Motorguide why do they despise each other?
Replies: 23
Views: 16812

Re: Lowrance and Motorguide why do they despise each other?

And this is why Lowrance came out with Ghost TM and Hummingbird Minn Kota - they dont have to he said she said they know their products interface cleanly with each other.
by ash
Thu Oct 01, 2020 8:52 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: CA RIVER DELTA... WHERE SHOULD I GO?!
Replies: 10
Views: 1578

Re: CA RIVER DELTA... WHERE SHOULD I GO?!

Russo's on Franks Tract is a great centrally located starting point and it's where the majority of delta tournaments are held. They have a few camp spots or you can find a motel/hotel in Oakley or Brentwood. Lot's of great fishing right there in the central delta from Franks to Mandeville to Mildre...
by ash
Wed Sep 23, 2020 5:48 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Strange Occurence
Replies: 6
Views: 1446

Re: Strange Occurence

Yup those contianer ships create their own tide i have seen it drop off 3' and then gush 4' + on the infill. The in fill can create a feeding opportunity for sure - thats pretty awesome the bait fish went wild. did you hook up?
by ash
Wed Sep 23, 2020 5:46 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Fiberglass Repair
Replies: 18
Views: 1710

Re: Fiberglass Repair

DanIsaac wrote:Do yourself a favor....call Braggs and be done with it.
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The best around for sure
by ash
Fri Sep 18, 2020 5:47 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: New one for me anyway.....
Replies: 6
Views: 1166

Re: New one for me anyway.....

Wait Rippa, just so I can clearly picture this. You overshot your cast slightly up to the bank and while the bait was on the bank that joker made a dash up to the dirt to eat it? DAMN Son!
by ash
Tue Sep 08, 2020 1:49 pm
Forum: Hard Baits
Topic: JaJaJigs
Replies: 0
Views: 465

JaJaJigs

Getting ready for the Delta and I always have to tie up a few JaJaJigs. When jigs are matched with that Phenix Feather Rod I can pitch and flip all day with ease and gettum pulled out of the stuff. If you're interested in custom handcrafted Jigs that are thread tied to order drop me a DM or follow m...
by ash
Tue Sep 08, 2020 9:45 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Looking for an all around fishing line.
Replies: 22
Views: 5045

Re: Looking for an all around fishing line.

Dave Brabec wrote:Trilene Xl is the best all around line out there


Agreed :D
by ash
Tue Sep 08, 2020 9:41 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Lure ID...
Replies: 5
Views: 907

Re: Lure ID...

I agree with the above, Black Dog Baits Lunker Punker plastic mold 6". They are no longer being produced so if you do find them you will be paying a premium.
by ash
Tue Sep 08, 2020 9:39 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: BBT - Last Events of the Season
Replies: 0
Views: 182

BBT - Last Events of the Season

We have a busy weekend coming up with the final events of the year in 3 regions. The Delta/ Wine Region will be in action on Saturday. The SoCal Region will also be in action next Saturday with a night tournament on Piru. Then on Sunday the Northern Region will complete their 2020 campaign on the Ca...
by ash
Mon Aug 31, 2020 9:51 am
Forum: Used Boats - Motors - Trailers
Topic: 2016 Ranger Z519 $43,000 price drop***SOLD***
Replies: 10
Views: 4249

Re: 2016 Ranger Z519 $45,000 OBO

Cesar at 45 with a warranty remaining I am surprised they are not banging on your phone to get this well taken care of boat.
by ash
Mon Aug 31, 2020 9:30 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: BBT Central - Nacimiento Results
Replies: 0
Views: 181

BBT Central - Nacimiento Results

BBT Central Division wrapped up it's last tournament on Lake Nacimiento. Congratulations to Travis Woolf and Garett A Manion. They had a 5 fish limit for 15.61 yesterday to take home the win at our Coastal Region Tournament at Lake Nacimiento. Thank you to all the teams that came out and fished as w...
by ash
Mon Aug 31, 2020 9:14 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Ultrex or Electronics 1st? Need some help please
Replies: 11
Views: 1015

Re: Ultrex or Electronics 1st? Need some help please

Thank you all for the advice!! Just to let you know, I when with Russell Marine and their Affirm Payment Program, I ended up getting the Ultrex MDI IPilot and Helix12. Both are on the way!! Thanks so much for the help and guidance!! Tight lines!! Jason Just couldn't wait :lol: Awesome man enjoy you...
by ash
Mon Aug 31, 2020 9:14 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Fiberglass Repair
Replies: 18
Views: 1710

Re: Fiberglass Repair

Brags Marine did an awesome job with my Fiberglass and gel coat repair.
by ash
Fri Aug 28, 2020 9:54 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Pleasure cove burn?
Replies: 2
Views: 972

Re: Pleasure cove burn?

The last i heard is that there was "some property damage" and they had to investigate it further. My understanding was that the store and facilties remain intact. I havent seen an update in a week though so I could be wrong on this one.

Sad about Markley Cove still though
by ash
Thu Aug 27, 2020 10:29 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: How to keep Clear Lake #1
Replies: 30
Views: 3044

Re: How to keep Clear Lake #1

The Problem as I see it of legislating tournament specific closers is where does it end? First it starts with summer, next someone gripes because now all of the orgs have events stacked in the spring and we are moving fish off of beds. Or a new governing body comes in and says its not just tournamen...
by ash
Thu Aug 27, 2020 10:20 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Punching VLOG on The CALIFORNIA DELTA
Replies: 2
Views: 858

Re: Punching VLOG on The CALIFORNIA DELTA

Great Video Caleb, I am always interested how other guys see the same type of water I see and this video does a great job at laying that out and your thought process as you progress through the trip. I miss seeing you and Pops at the BBT events, but I enjoy watching you progress. Congrats on PLine a...
by ash
Wed Aug 26, 2020 11:43 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Ultrex or Electronics 1st? Need some help please
Replies: 11
Views: 1015

Re: Ultrex or Electronics 1st? Need some help please

I think you want to go Ultrex first then Graphs if you have to choose. You can always band strap the lowrance to the bottom of the ultrex. You should be able to use the spot lock feature but not the ipilot features until you incorporate the graphs. There were and are quite a few Lowrance guys that h...
by ash
Mon Aug 24, 2020 9:41 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Ca Delta Bass Fishing (VIDEO) Popping Frogs Full Set Up
Replies: 6
Views: 939

Re: Ca Delta Bass Fishing (VIDEO) Popping Frogs Full Set Up

Great video my friend, way to break down the approach and setups. That Berkley Lighting rod is a great rod for reaction baits too, like chatter baits and cranks.
by ash
Mon Aug 24, 2020 7:32 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: BBT - Aug 8 Delta Results
Replies: 1
Views: 391

Re: BBT - Aug 8 Delta Results

Big thanks to Randy and Sheri for putting on one of the best team tournaments for the working angler. I appreciate you and all of the people that make up the BBT family.
by ash
Mon Aug 24, 2020 7:30 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Senko rod
Replies: 14
Views: 2677

Re: Senko rod

I use the Fenwick World Class Rod in a 7'3 Medium Heavy in both spinning and bait casting. this is by far one of the lightest and most sensitive rod i have in my arsenal. I highly encourage you to check them out.

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by ash
Wed Aug 19, 2020 10:32 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Little guy with a giant this time.
Replies: 7
Views: 1657

Re: Little guy with a giant this time.

Wow, that's a great upgrade his personal best dang near outweigh's him. That is just awesome, thank you for sharing.
by ash
Wed Aug 19, 2020 10:30 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: They Say Match the Hatch
Replies: 0
Views: 723

They Say Match the Hatch

A wise angler once told me that you only need 3 colors on the Delta. Red, Red and..... Red. The Ima Lures Squarebill, Pinjack 200 and ISV70 in Delta Fire Craw will get a lot of action at this weekend at the BBT tournament on the California Delta. 117037955_344197726602648_1042416620076517441_n(1).jp...

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