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by ash
Mon Jun 27, 2022 8:49 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: On the road towing
Replies: 7
Views: 528

Re: On the road towing

Pete G wrote: Sat Jun 25, 2022 3:04 pm You need a rv package for AAA. .Check with them.
That is my understanding as well, road side service needs to include RV or trailer and they are an add-on service.
by ash
Thu Jun 09, 2022 10:54 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Delta Guides
Replies: 9
Views: 1334

Re: Delta Guides

There are two excellent guides that I recommend Randy Pringle http://www.thefishinginstructor.com/ and Vince Borges http://www.vinceborgesoutdoors.com/

Both are very knowledgeable and great guys to spend your day guiding on The Delta.

Enjoy!
by ash
Thu Jun 09, 2022 9:55 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Bobbys Perfect Buzz Frog
Replies: 8
Views: 801

Re: Bobbys Perfect Buzz Frog

If its the front half of the frog your looking for Hildebrandt sell them. Lure parts on Line Page 109 in there catolog Sizes 1/8oz 1/4oz 3/8oz sizes Colors Nickel, Gold, White, Black and Chartreuse and just add split rings. I make my own in all three sizes. In the same colors Bad *** - good looking...
by ash
Tue Jun 07, 2022 7:21 am
Forum: Tournaments
Topic: 25.47 to Win the Delta | BBT Results June 4
Replies: 4
Views: 849

Re: 25.47 to Win the Delta | BBT Results June 4

TritonBrent wrote: Mon Jun 06, 2022 1:00 pm :lol: :lol: :lol: Thanks Ash!

Them little plastic bags were not going to cut it on this day, haha
I don't blame you, and look forward to seeing you at Clear Lake in July.
by ash
Mon Jun 06, 2022 12:24 pm
Forum: Tournaments
Topic: 25.47 to Win the Delta | BBT Results June 4
Replies: 4
Views: 849

Re: 25.47 to Win the Delta | BBT Results June 4

Congratulations again Brent Zieska & Jim La Rosa on their victory. I was working the dock for the BBT and ask them if they need any bags. Brent - "No we have our own bags" and then proceeds to pull out 4 of his own weigh in bags. Talk about confidence! :lol: These fish were healthy and...
by ash
Mon May 02, 2022 3:13 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Clearance between trailer tire and fender - is this an issue?
Replies: 3
Views: 538

Re: Clearance between trailer tire and fender - is this an issue?

i would check your springs and shackles before making the trip it would suck to drop an axel on i5
by ash
Mon Apr 25, 2022 2:13 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: BBT Clear Lake Results - Northern Region
Replies: 0
Views: 369

BBT Clear Lake Results - Northern Region

April 23,2022 The BBT Northern Region launched out of Lake Port in Clear Lake CA. With snow on the caps of the mountains this wasn't the spring bite most anglers were looking for, but 80 boats went out looking for the winning fish. The team of Casey Dunn and Clayton Eslick sealed their victory with ...
by ash
Thu Apr 21, 2022 11:34 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Revenge Baits
Replies: 11
Views: 2793

Re: Revenge Baits

for bladed jigs check out Heavy Hitters - Justin Hurney is a college student who is putting out some awesome hand tied bladed jigs and jigs.
by ash
Wed Apr 20, 2022 12:02 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Is Social Media Ruining Fishing Spots?
Replies: 37
Views: 2682

Re: Is Social Media Ruining Fishing Spots?

I would say mapping, google earth and a fishing buddy has done more to "blow up fishing spots" If you are fishing spots vs the fishes activity you're already at a loss, especially on the Delta. Anyone who has fished the Delta has seen how quickly a hot spot goes south long before GoPro and...
by ash
Mon Apr 11, 2022 9:15 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: jointed vs non's- Jerkbaits
Replies: 3
Views: 608

Re: jointed vs non's- Jerkbaits

Hey Michael! I have not fished the Stunna YET, but will give it a shot soon. If you're fishing standard 4-5" jerkbaits, I would look at the hardware first - I like a RED EWG style hook on the chin and black nickle size 4 for the rest. Hyper wire split wrings or even go up a size on your split w...
by ash
Mon Apr 11, 2022 9:11 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Favorite worm company
Replies: 14
Views: 1343

Re: Favorite worm company

I'll be first in line to say it - Berkely Fishing the wide range of plastics they have to offer is insane. The new gulp formulation for worms is $$$ especially the Hit Worm, DWorm and Flat-Nose. They have creature baits, flip baits, swimbaits and Gilly :D Now don't get me wrong Ive got all of those ...
by ash
Tue Mar 29, 2022 2:48 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Cheaters?
Replies: 17
Views: 3657

Re: Cheaters?

In the future, my recommendation is to take many pictures, contact DFG along with any suspected tournament orgs and leave the device in place and in tact. That way DFG can monitor it and hopefully catch anyone involved in foul play. No excuses for cheaters - but the best recourse is to catch them in...
by ash
Thu Mar 24, 2022 9:24 am
Forum: Tournaments
Topic: BBT Upcoming Events Sat March 26
Replies: 1
Views: 635

Re: BBT Upcoming Events Sat March 26

This is going to be a great weekend for BBT Anglers.
by ash
Wed Mar 23, 2022 7:04 am
Forum: Tournaments
Topic: BBT Contingency Money
Replies: 0
Views: 557

BBT Contingency Money

BBT Anglers, Don't leave money on the table! BBT is an approved tournament circuit for Bass Cat Quest, Ranger Cup, Triton Gold and Nitro Rewards programs. If you fish the BBT and qualify for one of these programs you will want to be registered prior to the event and let your tournament director know...
by ash
Wed Mar 23, 2022 6:54 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Is the Delta on Fire?
Replies: 6
Views: 1915

Re: Is the Delta on Fire?

Fast Eddie wrote: Tue Mar 22, 2022 7:34 am PS Between Rob at the BassHole, Steve Cooper, and Alan, the pulse of the Delta is well defined. Thank you guys.
I've heard only positive things about the BassHole - I need to check it out the next time on on the Island.
by ash
Mon Mar 21, 2022 1:52 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Is the Delta on Fire?
Replies: 6
Views: 1915

Re: Is the Delta on Fire?

El Fuego dude - why arent we down there today... :lol:
by ash
Mon Mar 21, 2022 1:51 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Best battery setup
Replies: 12
Views: 2444

Re: Best battery setup

I would reach out to Kevin Johnson owner of Nextgen Batteries and see what he recommends. Kevin used to be a NCBF and Westernbass.com regular back in the day.

anglerschannel.com/ish-monroe-joins-next-gen-lithium-batteries-pro-staff
by ash
Wed Mar 16, 2022 2:57 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Boat Insurance
Replies: 15
Views: 1061

Re: Boat Insurance

That's good to know for those of us with older boats. If one with say a five-year-old boat gets insurance from Ben does he or she have to find new insurance after the boat turns 10 years old? I don't believe that is the case. Again I would recommend reaching out to Ben Green Insurance and speaking ...
by ash
Wed Mar 16, 2022 8:21 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Boat Insurance
Replies: 15
Views: 1061

Boat Insurance

There are only two that I would consider 1800 bass boats and Ben Green Insurance https://www.bengreenins.com/HOME Ben Green actively supports the fishing community and offers full coverage, auto, home, boat and much more. As you shop around, I would encourage you to call Ben Green to review your pol...
by ash
Fri Mar 11, 2022 8:04 am
Forum: Tournaments
Topic: BBT - Lake McClure - Central Region
Replies: 2
Views: 524

Re: BBT - Lake McClure - Central Region

steve black wrote: Fri Mar 11, 2022 6:37 am Good luck to team Brian Rabith & John Myers, you guys are due to blow one out of the water :D
:)
by ash
Fri Mar 11, 2022 8:04 am
Forum: Tournaments
Topic: BBT Berryessa March 12 - Delta Wine
Replies: 2
Views: 669

Re: BBT Berryessa March 12 - Delta Wine

Almost time to get after it and start the Delta Wine season - Lets Go :D
by ash
Wed Mar 09, 2022 8:08 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Gas Prices
Replies: 54
Views: 4338

Re: Gas Prices

I am not going to be changing my fishing schedule, however, it may affect the run n gun or extra fishing trips. Lots of orgs are seeing good numbers and BBT is no exception I anticipate we will continue to see 100 boat fields in our major regions. As a matter of fact, you can join in on the fun Marc...
by ash
Mon Mar 07, 2022 4:20 pm
Forum: Tournaments
Topic: BBT Berryessa March 12 - Delta Wine
Replies: 2
Views: 669

Re: BBT Berryessa March 12 - Delta Wine

I am looking forward to seeing all of the BBT Delta Wine anglers, both familiar and new faces alike. The best part is getting over on that John Henneke Jr. guy, I love me some free money :mrgreen:
by ash
Mon Mar 07, 2022 9:23 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Berryessa?
Replies: 18
Views: 2181

Re: Berryessa?

When i fish Comanche or Pardee, i would put a towel in my bilge and livewells. I would stop before the turn off to check the bilge blow it out with compressed air and be sure she is clean and dry. yes they can be that bad, even in the rain they are going to check for any standing water.
by ash
Tue Mar 01, 2022 8:17 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Noob needs help with chronarch 201e7
Replies: 6
Views: 897

Re: Noob needs help with chronarch 201e7

Mienace wrote: Sat Feb 26, 2022 8:07 pm I’ve got it!
It’s was the damn pawl. it’s feels good figured it out myself, noob stepping up
Awesome, congrats at figuring it out. It feels great to service your own equipment.
by ash
Tue Feb 22, 2022 8:26 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Berryessa?
Replies: 18
Views: 2181

Re: Berryessa?

You can’t go wrong at either lake in the spring - Berry is just beautiful and has all three species of Bass. Clear Lake is a bass factory and can bring some giants and footballs alike. Shoot me an IM when you get set on a date and we can chat.
by ash
Tue Feb 22, 2022 4:58 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Berryessa?
Replies: 18
Views: 2181

Re: Berryessa?

Berryessa turns on in March.Make it a combo trip and fish Clearlake too. Only about 50-60 miles apart. This is a fantastic idea - both lakes are low so I wouldn't push too far into the summer. Berryessa should be popping off in March considering what I saw up there last weekend. I'm not sure of a R...
by ash
Tue Feb 22, 2022 9:06 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Law that few are aware of
Replies: 17
Views: 1927

Re: Law that few are aware of

We are still not aware of what law you are citing. My recommendation is when in doubt ask the local warden or ranger what the law is for that lake. The rules are different by species, region, and body of water. In SoCal you cannot possess live trout so if you catch one you need to bonk it on the hea...
by ash
Tue Feb 22, 2022 8:49 am
Forum: Tournaments
Topic: 20.34 to Win Pyramid | BBT Results Feb 19
Replies: 1
Views: 493

Re: 20.34 to Win Pyramid | BBT Results Feb 19

Anchored by a 10.43 TOAD :mrgreen: - Congrats to Chris and Justin on your win, now that's how you make a statement on the season opener. Full results are available at www.fishbbt.com
by ash
Wed Feb 16, 2022 2:29 pm
Forum: Tournaments
Topic: Coming up next Saturday... Pyramid
Replies: 1
Views: 465

Re: Coming up next Saturday... Pyramid

Registration is now open for the BBT Pyramid event at www.fishbbt.com Chris and Jenn do a great job supporting our SoCal Teams. With the warming weather and full moon this could be a great weekend at Lake Pyramid :D
by ash
Fri Feb 11, 2022 12:44 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Pontoon boat in the Delta?
Replies: 15
Views: 1465

Re: Pontoon boat in the Delta?

It might help, but i dont see it brother sometimes it's hard enough with a bassboat that sits under the levy walls with an outgo tide and wind I think you'll find yourself spinning circles. My buddy had a centerconsole he outfitted with a TM and stabilizers in the back and it was doable but challeng...
by ash
Fri Feb 11, 2022 12:25 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Pontoon boat in the Delta?
Replies: 15
Views: 1465

Re: Pontoon boat in the Delta?

i dont think it's feasible to fish on a pontoon boat without anchoring at either of these fisheries. With the wind and the tide that boat will be like a big sail being pushed around. I'm not saying you couldn't do it in certain spots at certain times, but mainly tucked in a cove on an anchor.
by ash
Thu Feb 10, 2022 7:49 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Noob needs help with chronarch 201e7
Replies: 6
Views: 897

Re: Noob needs help with chronarch 201e7

Reel never been fish. Long story short upgrade the drag washer reassemble back together now it’s seem the gear and pinion gear is not working correctly. I can hear and feel the gear chatter, like skipping a teeth, when I turn the handle. Taking a part& put it back together so many time, I even ...
by ash
Thu Feb 03, 2022 12:19 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: BBT Don Pedro - Feb. 5th
Replies: 1
Views: 541

Re: BBT Don Pedro - Feb. 5th

Kevin Cheek and Staff run a great event. I plan on getting away from the Delta and out to New Melones in March. Good luck to all the anglers fishing this weekend.
by ash
Tue Feb 01, 2022 8:55 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Winter Swimbait Fishing
Replies: 2
Views: 978

Re: Winter Swimbait Fishing

Awesome Cast to Catch on the Optimum Boom Boom - great footage!
by ash
Mon Jan 31, 2022 8:13 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Uncle Josh pork frogs
Replies: 13
Views: 1680

Re: Uncle Josh pork frogs

I know this post is about Pork Frogs and I loved me some SuperPork (hell I even have a few bottles left) if you haven't had a chance to check out the Berkley Max Scent "Meaty Chunk Trailer" I highly recommend it. It has that same type of texture and action as pork and that max scent has t...
by ash
Wed Jan 26, 2022 8:32 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Uncle Josh pork frogs
Replies: 13
Views: 1680

Re: Uncle Josh pork frogs

I know this post is about Pork Frogs and I loved me some SuperPork (hell I even have a few bottles left) if you haven't had a chance to check out the Berkley Max Scent "Meaty Chunk Trailer" I highly recommend it. It has that same type of texture and action as pork and that max scent has th...
by ash
Tue Jan 25, 2022 1:11 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: CAST For Kids Folsom - Save the Date
Replies: 0
Views: 357

CAST For Kids Folsom - Save the Date

35541865293_eb34a2a7c8_o.jpg CAST for Kids will be returning to Folsom lake on March 27th 2022. BBT's very own John Henneke JR is coordinating this year's event and looking for volunteers and donations to help make this event a success. The C.A.S.T. for Kids event is designed to provide children wi...
by ash
Thu Jan 20, 2022 10:31 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Berry-Pope do not enter buoys
Replies: 3
Views: 1562

Re: Berry-Pope do not enter buoys

If you are fishing a tournament and it's marked do not enter - that would be an issue (not that you mentioned tournaments) but to all-tournament anglers, I recommend always asking your TD prior to the event. If the BOR has it posted it would be off-limits, whether or not it's actively being enforced...
by ash
Thu Jan 06, 2022 8:22 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Top 3 Baits for JANUARY Bass Fishing! VIDEO
Replies: 5
Views: 1051

Re: Top 3 Baits for JANUARY Bass Fishing! VIDEO

I got to check out that new Berkley Stunna Jerkbait looks killer and I appreciate a slight slow falling jerk. I agree with Evan across the board - Jerkbait, Jig with a MaxScent Power Chunk, swim bait and drop shot with a Max Scent Hit Worm or Flat Tail shad is my 'Go To' line up winter - early spring.
by ash
Mon Jan 03, 2022 1:20 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Looking for small local (Sacramento area) club
Replies: 7
Views: 1570

Re: Looking for small local (Sacramento area) club

Folsom Bass Team has always been accepting and participating of family and Youth Anglers \ High School teams and has a strong legacy of seeing some of them continue on professionally, names like Luke Johns and Justin Lucas, to name a few. As all clubs do they tend to expand and contract their active...
by ash
Tue Dec 28, 2021 8:49 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Best warm and waterproof gloves for fishing?
Replies: 9
Views: 1355

Re: Best warm and waterproof gloves for fishing?

I wear fingerless wool gloves over nitril gloves, and tuck a HotHands packet in the palm of the nitril glove. The nitril is waterproof, so the HotHands packet never gets wet, and the wool gloves stay warm even if they get wet. Yup Mr. Poulson understands that the nitrile keeping the cold water and ...
by ash
Mon Dec 27, 2021 4:50 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Best warm and waterproof gloves for fishing?
Replies: 9
Views: 1355

Re: Best warm and waterproof gloves for fishing?

This is going to sound crazy, i know I did to me until I tried it. I use surgical gloves (Nitrile) underneath my wool fingerless gloves for fishing. When driving etc just a pair of ski gloves. The nitrile keeps the water from getting onto your skin and allows me to cast and feel the line with ease. ...
by ash
Mon Dec 27, 2021 10:06 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: “H E L P” HOMEOWNER CARRIER
Replies: 15
Views: 1502

Re: “H E L P” HOMEOWNER CARRIER

I would call Ben Green Insurance https://www.bengreenins.com/ Ben and his team have been great for me to evaluate all of my insurance needs. His team is great at looking over all of your insurance needs and recommending the best coverage for you.
by ash
Mon Dec 20, 2021 3:04 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Big Storm Coming, What will fish do?
Replies: 12
Views: 2129

Re: Big Storm Coming, What will fish do?

Pat we all know they do whatever they gonna do. With that being said I'm stubborn as a mule and go to reaction baits, starting off dirt shallow and pulling back out as I go. This time of year that means an A-Rig with flashers, chatter bait, squarebill and Lipless. As i move out or based up water cl...
by ash
Mon Dec 20, 2021 2:59 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: 519 or 520? And why?
Replies: 20
Views: 2464

Re: 519 or 520? And why?

Get a Bass Cat Caracal. They handle rough water better than a lot of 20' footers and run close to the same speed. I came out of a 520 and bought a Caracal. In my experience the caracal runs rough water/big water just as good, but fishes better in swallow water compared to the 520. I fish all the pr...
by ash
Thu Dec 16, 2021 8:49 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Big Storm Coming, What will fish do?
Replies: 12
Views: 2129

Re: Big Storm Coming, What will fish do?

Pat we all know they do whatever they gonna do. With that being said I'm stubborn as a mule and go to reaction baits, starting off dirt shallow and pulling back out as I go. This time of year that means an A-Rig with flashers, chatter bait, squarebill and Lipless. As i move out or based up water cla...
by ash
Fri Dec 03, 2021 8:10 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Quantum Reel Repair
Replies: 3
Views: 737

Re: Quantum Reel Repair

If it is that the anti-reverse isn't engaging its typically a failed spring or part of the anti-reverse roller bearings. They are fairly strait forward to tear down. If you have the reel model you can look up the schematic on Mike's reel repairs and buy parts through them. (no affiliation) https://w...
by ash
Wed Dec 01, 2021 1:40 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Edge Rods
Replies: 7
Views: 1644

Re: Edge Rods

I get it Rip, I felt the same way when i first had my Evola Drop Shot rod. It's getting tired now after 20yrs of service and I am looking to switch it to the Fenwick WorldClass rod. I have a Fenwick World Class casting rod and it's so well balanced and sensitive it puts a smile on my face when I use...
by ash
Fri Nov 19, 2021 10:58 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Revenge Baits
Replies: 11
Views: 2793

Re: Revenge Baits

I believe they used a high dollar swivel and it made the package complete. I think I remember John Barron at the Anglers Marine Bassathon ( the deceased owner) :lol: Rip I didn't know John (RIP) bought it out from Ray, I knew they were partners at one point. Either way from VPR Pro, to Revenge that...