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by Jboutfishn
Tue Sep 18, 2018 7:13 pm
Forum: Photos
Topic: My son’s PB 7-12
Replies: 7
Views: 709

Re: My son’s PB 7-12

Excellent. :D
by Jboutfishn
Tue Aug 07, 2018 7:12 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: will rainbows eat bass fry?
Replies: 10
Views: 729

Re: will rainbows eat bass fry?

I have caught some nice brown and rainbow on a Fat Rap.
by Jboutfishn
Sat Aug 04, 2018 4:18 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Women admits to setting 11 Lake Berryessa fires
Replies: 13
Views: 82770

Re: Women admits to setting 11 Lake Berryessa fires

No punishment here. :x

The agreement with prosecutors calls for Windholz to register as an arson offender, be on probation for four years and spend up to six months in the Napa County jail.
by Jboutfishn
Tue Jul 03, 2018 7:19 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Restoring Franks Tract'
Replies: 5
Views: 1518

Re: Restoring Franks Tract'

hydro wrote:The best way to fix the Delta is to stop taking too much water out of it and let Mother Nature take care of things

Seems obvious.......
by Jboutfishn
Fri May 25, 2018 3:54 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Where is Everyone Fishing This Weekend
Replies: 11
Views: 938

Re: Where is Everyone Fishing This Weekend

Leaving the bass boat in the garage, taking the fly rod to the upper Sac for a little change of venue to miss the chaos of the launch ramps. Birds Nest, Copper Johns, and Caddis taking the place of Spinner Baits, Jigs, and Senkos. :D
by Jboutfishn
Tue May 22, 2018 6:50 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Professional Bass Fishing is a Young Man's Game
Replies: 7
Views: 1029

Re: Professional Bass Fishing is a Young Man's Game

I consider anyone under 75 a youngster. :roll:
by Jboutfishn
Sun May 20, 2018 2:52 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: 5 Rescued at Lake Oroville from Boat Crash; at least 1 dead
Replies: 11
Views: 3400

Re: 5 Rescued at Lake Oroville from Boat Crash; at least 1 dead

I have seen it more than once, launch the boat, pass around the beers. Bad idea.......
by Jboutfishn
Sun May 20, 2018 2:42 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: New ProXs
Replies: 7
Views: 1133

Re: New ProXs

So if one is in the market for a new boat/motor you buy a unit with an obsolete motor? :roll:
by Jboutfishn
Sun Apr 29, 2018 9:32 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: 2018 Z19 help
Replies: 3
Views: 928

Re: 2018 Z19 help

Don't be afraid to experiment. I ended up drilling all of my plugs with a 1/2 inch bit for best results.
by Jboutfishn
Thu Mar 29, 2018 6:20 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: 2006 Ranger Tandem Axle Trailer Brake Pads
Replies: 5
Views: 512

Re: 2006 Ranger Tandem Axle Trailer Brake Pads

My local Napa store has ordered many different boat/trailer parts at excellent prices.
by Jboutfishn
Sun Mar 25, 2018 4:49 pm
Forum: Photos
Topic: 12 Pounder | Tweener on a Senko
Replies: 1
Views: 1668

Re: 12 Pounder | Tweener on a Senko

Very nice! :D
by Jboutfishn
Tue Mar 20, 2018 5:35 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Getting A Boat On Casitas
Replies: 11
Views: 726

Getting A Boat On Casitas

I am assuming a strict inspection protocol but was wondering if is there a quarantine period?

Jim
by Jboutfishn
Mon Mar 12, 2018 4:15 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Nathan's son is down
Replies: 3
Views: 1032

Re: Nathan's son is down

Praying for a speed recovery.

We need more Issac Parkers on the bench. Maybe these slimes will think twice before their actions.
by Jboutfishn
Mon Mar 12, 2018 3:59 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Absolute giant for his son!
Replies: 5
Views: 993

Re: Absolute giant for his son!

Very cool. Another youngster hooked for life. :D
by Jboutfishn
Mon Mar 12, 2018 3:55 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Does anybody rotate your trailer tires?
Replies: 4
Views: 731

Re: Does anybody rotate your trailer tires?

Always a good Idea. Evens out any wear patterns.
by Jboutfishn
Mon Mar 12, 2018 3:51 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: 10 pounder weighed in
Replies: 4
Views: 1356

Re: 10 pounder weighed in

Very nice. :D
by Jboutfishn
Fri Mar 02, 2018 8:36 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Almost lost my life and a rod and reel at Clear lake
Replies: 13
Views: 2394

Re: Almost lost my life and a rod and reel at Clear lake

Happy to hear you made it back in the boat. I fish solo a lot and this time of year I always wear an inflatable PFD. Thing is, how can you be sure they will inflate if it is needed? Thought has crossed my mind. In warmer weather I wear an inflatable. For the colder times, I bought a 3X PFD and wear...
by Jboutfishn
Wed Feb 28, 2018 4:24 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: SoCal water agency could vote soon on whether to bankroll Delta tunnels
Replies: 5
Views: 524

Re: SoCal water agency could vote soon on whether to bankroll Delta tunnels

Diverting more of the Sac is going to help the fish how? :roll:
by Jboutfishn
Sun Feb 25, 2018 8:44 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Almost lost my life and a rod and reel at Clear lake
Replies: 13
Views: 2394

Re: Almost lost my life and a rod and reel at Clear lake

Good news you made it back in the boat. Bad news you lost a nice rig. I am 76 and ALWAYS wear my jacket, this time of the year on Shasta my concern is the cold water, hypothermia is ugly. A guy was found floating in the upper Sacramento arm earlier this week. He was wearing a jacket. I never gave it...
by Jboutfishn
Thu Dec 14, 2017 12:04 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Castaic Catch 22 Rigging
Replies: 0
Views: 361

Castaic Catch 22 Rigging

I am trying to find some detailed information on how to rig the Castaic Catch 22 6 inch trout. Some information found on line talks about a "patented magnetic hook holder" but can find no such item.

Sure would appreciate any information and help!

Jim
by Jboutfishn
Wed Nov 22, 2017 6:54 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: 15.19-Pound Largemouth
Replies: 12
Views: 3808

Re: 15.19-Pound Largemouth

Very Nice. :D
by Jboutfishn
Fri Oct 20, 2017 4:00 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: My wife's new PB.
Replies: 6
Views: 1258

Re: My wife's new PB.

Always nice :)
by Jboutfishn
Thu Oct 05, 2017 3:12 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: 12 Pounder from yesterday
Replies: 4
Views: 3269

Re: 12 Pounder from yesterday

Very nice! :)
by Jboutfishn
Tue Oct 03, 2017 8:37 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Why You Are Incredibly Fortunate and Why You Should Be Furious | California Anglers
Replies: 4
Views: 1177

Re: Why You Are Incredibly Fortunate and Why You Should Be Furious | California Anglers

With the purse strings largely controlled by San Fransisco and Los Angeles I don't see things improving. What percentage of Southern California Residents have knowledge or even care about the health of the Delta? :roll:
by Jboutfishn
Tue Sep 26, 2017 6:36 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Castaic Fished tough this weekend---
Replies: 2
Views: 441

Re: Castaic Fished tough this weekend---

Sounds like last Wednesday on Shasta. :roll:
by Jboutfishn
Sat Sep 23, 2017 5:24 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Lake Shasta Jig Trailers
Replies: 8
Views: 1133

Re: Lake Shasta Jig Trailers

5" twin tail grub, Yamamoto 222 color. Had some success with 190.
by Jboutfishn
Wed Sep 20, 2017 8:56 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Ford Tow Vehicle Engines?
Replies: 12
Views: 1208

Re: Ford Tow Vehicle Engines?

Disclosure: I tow with a 15 year old Duramax 4WD short bed with the Allison transmission. Consider looking at the the Ram HD. My Son pulls a huge ski boat with a 2017 Ram HD 4WD with the big Hemi engine and it is a beast. I have only driven it once and I was most impressed with how solid it feels. S...
by Jboutfishn
Thu Aug 24, 2017 4:39 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: B & W Resort Ranger Spare Tire Cover Ripped off
Replies: 7
Views: 1947

Re: B & W Resort Ranger Spare Tire Cover Ripped off

It's not just the Delta. Several of the ramps on Shasta are not safe for anything. Left a folding chair in the back of my truck, gone on my return after 5 hours. Last year some jerk took a key to my truck mirrors. Then there are the jokers who manage to block the ramp for over an hour while doing wh...
by Jboutfishn
Sun Jul 23, 2017 7:59 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Structure scan on front graph
Replies: 6
Views: 1341

Re: Structure scan on front graph

I am running an HDS5 in dash and a 5X up front with one LSS unit. As I understand it when running Structure Scan up front it is networked to the dash graph which is running on the structure scan transducer. When running the sonar up front it uses the puck mounted on the trolling motor. I have not tr...
by Jboutfishn
Mon Jul 17, 2017 8:54 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Seriously; at what point is it OK to fart while fishing in another guys boat?
Replies: 5
Views: 1127

Re: Seriously; at what point is it OK to fart while fishing in another guys boat?

gabuelhaj wrote:Ration it out so you stay under the CARB limits or Jerry Brown will regulate that too! :wink:


Living under the Brown Regime this really hits home. :lol:
by Jboutfishn
Thu Jun 15, 2017 12:07 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Casting Rods
Replies: 1
Views: 304

Casting Rods

Looking for a casting rod mainly for Spinner Baits up to 3/4 ounce. Need it to be 7' +/- and in the $125 range. I have looked at Dobyns, Okuma, St. Croix, and everything else on line. What say the local brain trust. :D
by Jboutfishn
Sun Jun 11, 2017 5:37 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Jerry's Gas Tax !......
Replies: 76
Views: 5523

Re: Jerry's Gas Tax !......

How about a law that mandates all vehicle and fuel taxes must be used for road construction and maintenance?
by Jboutfishn
Mon Jun 05, 2017 7:10 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Respecting other anglers
Replies: 30
Views: 3338

Re: Respecting other anglers

We have two possible explanations. Either the folks are plain jerks or they just don't know any better. I was on Shasta last week and I had two folks in a kayak paddle right between my boat and the shore line I was fishing. They did not acknowledge my presences and appeared to be totally unaware of ...
by Jboutfishn
Wed May 17, 2017 8:39 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Castaic Speeding Offshore boats
Replies: 2
Views: 484

Re: Castaic Speeding Offshore boats

"As the lake gets more and more new area's closed off to fishing at what has been told to me as a managements discretion".

And we close off areas why?
by Jboutfishn
Wed May 17, 2017 8:23 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: CHRONARCH MGL
Replies: 4
Views: 619

Re: CHRONARCH MGL

Thanks for the input, what rods are you using with the Chronarch?
by Jboutfishn
Tue May 16, 2017 12:45 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: CHRONARCH MGL
Replies: 4
Views: 619

CHRONARCH MGL

Anyone using the Shimano Chronarch MGL? Worth the $$$?

Jim
by Jboutfishn
Tue May 09, 2017 8:56 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: New battery charger
Replies: 8
Views: 1091

Re: New battery charger

I replaced a "Guest" with a Minn Kota Precision. Excellent unit.
by Jboutfishn
Tue Apr 04, 2017 6:16 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: The Greatest Whopper Ever Told
Replies: 3
Views: 1081

Re: The Greatest Whopper Ever Told

Great read, thanks for sharing.
by Jboutfishn
Sun Apr 02, 2017 8:03 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Skeet Reese Skin Cancer
Replies: 8
Views: 10744

Re: Skeet Reese Skin Cancer

I am 75 and have had dozens of "spots" frozen off and two cut out of my lower lip. The Vet said the problem was caused over 50 years ago. While is too late for me I still wear long sleeve shirts and put on SPF one million sun screen. Cover up guys!
by Jboutfishn
Sat Apr 01, 2017 7:49 pm
Forum: Photos
Topic: Teener from Melones
Replies: 5
Views: 2754

Re: Teener from Melones

Very nice. :)
by Jboutfishn
Sun Mar 05, 2017 8:14 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Ten pound spot
Replies: 10
Views: 4409

Re: Ten pound spot

Well done. :)
by Jboutfishn
Mon Feb 27, 2017 6:44 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: 11lb 4oz Spotted Bass - Private/Public Weighings
Replies: 3
Views: 2589

Re: 11lb 4oz Spotted Bass - Private/Public Weighings

And the location would be?
by Jboutfishn
Wed Feb 22, 2017 8:44 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: where can I find shasta lake fish records?
Replies: 20
Views: 5314

Re: where can I find shasta lake fish records?

Glenn wrote:You can see record largemouth and I believe the spot too at this Shell Station:

Shell (mini-mart, convenience store, gasoline)
14385 Wonderland Blvd.
Redding, California 96003 (actually in the town of Mountain Gate)
(530) 275-9725


I don't recall the spot but the largmouth is on the back wall. :D
by Jboutfishn
Fri Feb 17, 2017 5:17 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Piru Water Level
Replies: 0
Views: 268

Piru Water Level

Was watching the news and the weather report showed Piru under some heavy rainfall. Any one know it all the weather is helping the lake level?
by Jboutfishn
Fri Feb 17, 2017 4:44 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Oroville betrayal
Replies: 21
Views: 3401

Re: Oroville betrayal

My question centers around the main spillway. It appears that the original construction was not up to code, or was constructed "on the cheap". Someone skimp on the cement in the mix? Was the water used in the mix "drinking water quality"? Where did the aggregate come from? Just a...

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