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by scott39
Wed May 26, 2021 8:07 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Topwater Rod?
Replies: 13
Views: 1137

Re: Topwater Rod?

drdetroit3 wrote:Looking for a topwater rod to throw spooks, and other walking baits?
I like the Dobyns fury series, any suggestions

Thanks


733 Fury. 734 Champion
by scott39
Wed May 12, 2021 2:52 pm
Forum: Rods & Reels
Topic: Dobyns XP DC867 mag HSB SOLD
Replies: 1
Views: 227

Dobyns XP DC867 mag HSB SOLD

Very good condition with some hook rash on the foam grip. Has about an hour of fishing on it. $175 or trade. Will not ship, meet local Modesto area. I will text pictures on request.
by scott39
Wed May 05, 2021 11:25 am
Forum: Electronics Product Forum
Topic: Ultrex puck placement
Replies: 2
Views: 190

Re: Ultrex puck placement

Where is the best place to put your GPS puck? Some people say the bow of the boat, some people say put it on the console. What did you guys do? I put mine close to the battery so that I wouldn't have to run the wires a long way. If I remember right the directions say keep it at least 3' from the Ul...
by scott39
Mon Apr 26, 2021 11:27 am
Forum: Tournaments
Topic: 39.66 to Win Camanche | NewJen Results April 24
Replies: 5
Views: 1475

Re: 39.66 to Win Camanche | NewJen Results April 24

Bassdrool wrote:This is the single most impressive weight I've ever seen and maybe we will ever see comparable to the body of water. Just amazing!

Agreed! I can't' wait until Alex and Jason post the video so we can all see where they caught them. :lol:
by scott39
Thu Apr 22, 2021 6:51 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Jerkbaits
Replies: 6
Views: 1032

Re: Jerkbaits

Check out the Dobyns Champion 704CB. You need a moderate fast action rod. Not Fast
by scott39
Fri Apr 02, 2021 9:47 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: A C plug tail replacement
Replies: 3
Views: 359

Re: A C plug tail replacement

I don't think they make them any more but if you can find some, they're perfect. Berserk Mad Shad Swimbait.
by scott39
Tue Mar 23, 2021 6:34 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Umbrella rigs - a little help please
Replies: 8
Views: 914

Re: Umbrella rigs - a little help please

https://www.walmart.com/ip/50Pcs-Stainl ... /693730365
Use these. Get them at most tackle stores. Good luck! Rig fishing is a blast
by scott39
Mon Mar 22, 2021 7:55 am
Forum: Electronics
Topic: ** We take TRADE-INS on Electronics! ** LOWRANCE~GARMIN~HUMMINBIRD
Replies: 9
Views: 901

Re: ** We take TRADE-INS on Electronics! ** LOWRANCE~GARMIN~HUMMINBIRD

This is great. But when will Active Target not be on back order?
by scott39
Fri Mar 19, 2021 8:30 am
Forum: Tournaments
Topic: New jen clear lake what happened?
Replies: 11
Views: 2437

Re: New jen clear lake what happened?

There is an explanation on their Facebook page
by scott39
Sat Mar 13, 2021 7:21 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Problem with the Ultrex
Replies: 3
Views: 546

Re: Problem with the Ultrex

Did you try re-calibrating and pairing? Or maybe your foot pedal is hitting the side of the tray?
by scott39
Wed Mar 03, 2021 2:05 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Fishing etiquette
Replies: 26
Views: 4722

Re: Fishing etiquette

Your spot, my spot, my spot, your spot... just go fishing and enjoy the day. Be better than them and catch em good. There’s also 10X the amount of bass fisherman now than 10-20 years ago, find new water I agree, but there is much more to it. I am not ok with somebody running over my line on pad whi...
by scott39
Fri Feb 26, 2021 5:27 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Guide warning.
Replies: 22
Views: 2698

Re: Guide warning.

There's a handful of guides in the Mother Lode. How about a name?
by scott39
Thu Feb 25, 2021 7:55 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Fishing etiquette
Replies: 26
Views: 4722

Re: Fishing etiquette

Us gen X ers can say what we want about the Millennials most is true. But when it comes to fishing etiquette, It's mostly the old guys doing the Dbag things.
by scott39
Sun Feb 21, 2021 7:13 am
Forum: Used Boats - Motors - Trailers
Topic: 2015 skeeter zx 225 for sale 36,500
Replies: 14
Views: 4218

Re: 2015 skeeter zx 225 for sale

What is the storage length? Motor down, Tongue folded. Thanks
by scott39
Mon Jan 25, 2021 5:00 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Arig rod under $200?
Replies: 5
Views: 766

Re: Arig rod under $200?

Take a look at the Dobyns Fury 795SB. $130
by scott39
Sun Jan 10, 2021 4:31 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Winter Bassin' Bullard’s Bar
Replies: 8
Views: 1481

Re: Winter Bassin' Bullard’s Bar

Pretty cool article and technique for sure. However, it’s just my personal opinion that this way of doing the float n fly shouldn’t be allowed in tournaments. Using a 10’ fly rod to catch fish fly fishing just seems like a slippery slope to me and kind of a different sport. Can we now use 10’ to 12...
by scott39
Sun Nov 22, 2020 6:42 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: 17/90 BASS CLUB RESULTS FROM PEDRO??
Replies: 1
Views: 530

Re: 17/90 BASS CLUB RESULTS FROM PEDRO??

I think first and second were both a little over 13
by scott39
Fri Nov 20, 2020 12:48 pm
Forum: Soft Baits
Topic: Keitech lot SOLD
Replies: 2
Views: 685

Keitech lot SOLD

Swing Impact 4" 3 pack- gold flash 2 1/2 - Tennessee shad 2 - Rainbow shad 1 1/2 - smallmouth magic 2 packs Easy Shiner 4" Crystal shad 1 pack 5.8 Fat gold flash 1 pack 3.8 Fat gold shiner Swing impact fat 4.3 3 pack - Rainbow shad 1 2/3 pack - Pro blue red pearl Swing impact fat 4.8 1 pac...
by scott39
Thu Oct 29, 2020 11:57 am
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: Gill Rain Gear PRICE DROP!SOLD
Replies: 11
Views: 2026

Re: Gill Rain Gear PRICE DROP!

David145 wrote:Still available ??

Yes
by scott39
Sun Oct 25, 2020 11:02 am
Forum: Electronics Product Forum
Topic: Lowrance Ghost remote for Launch
Replies: 4
Views: 752

Re: Lowrance Ghost remote for Launch

I use the remote all the time with my Ultex while launching. It came with the motor. Also it works well if you have little kids. You can kick back and run the motor while they fish in the front.
by scott39
Thu Oct 08, 2020 9:15 am
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: Gill Rain Gear PRICE DROP!SOLD
Replies: 11
Views: 2026

Re: Gill Rain Gear PRICE DROP!

Links updated
by scott39
Thu Oct 08, 2020 9:04 am
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: Gill Rain Gear PRICE DROP!SOLD
Replies: 11
Views: 2026

Re: Gill Rain Gear PRICE DROP!

Lor207 wrote:Post some pictures...your link doesn’t work

I sent you a PM
by scott39
Tue Oct 06, 2020 3:38 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Bass in the tahoe keys!
Replies: 17
Views: 1888

Re: Bass in the tahoe keys!

I grew up in Keyes. Never caught a bass there.
by scott39
Mon Oct 05, 2020 1:43 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: Gill Rain Gear PRICE DROP!SOLD
Replies: 11
Views: 2026

Re: Gill Rain Gear PRICE DROP!

Bump
by scott39
Sat May 02, 2020 5:50 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Tuolumne County just Opened up
Replies: 23
Views: 2821

Re: Tuolumne County just Opened up

Wannafishmo wrote:Campgrounds open as well?

Moccasin No
by scott39
Thu Apr 30, 2020 3:41 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: McClure and McSwain opening announcement
Replies: 13
Views: 2361

Re: McClure and McSwain opening announcement

True about people running the State. However, MID is also a player here. And so is county health. Can anyone shed some light on who and how these decisions are being made? Anyone that has been around for a while knows that Mclure has always been a little insane with their rules and that's on MID an...
by scott39
Tue Apr 28, 2020 4:07 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Don Pedro Pass Holders
Replies: 3
Views: 634

Re: Don Pedro Pass Holders

Shooter wrote:Thanks for the info. Maybe they could discuss options for opening the damn lake, then figure out how to deal with refunds or extensions for pass holders .

From what I understand it is not their call
by scott39
Tue Apr 28, 2020 3:30 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Don Pedro Pass Holders
Replies: 3
Views: 634

Don Pedro Pass Holders

I spoke with Don Pedro Rec today. I asked them about refunds. They said that they were in the process of discussing options. One option was extending current pass holder into 2021 which would be ideal. Another was pro-rating and refund money for the months closed. They also said that they are open t...
by scott39
Sat Apr 25, 2020 11:59 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Will it Fit?
Replies: 18
Views: 2636

Re: Will it Fit?

I believe all of the rigs you mention are over 23'. Maybe at an angle?
by scott39
Sat Apr 25, 2020 8:30 am
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: Gill Rain Gear PRICE DROP!SOLD
Replies: 11
Views: 2026

Re: Gill Rain Gear PRICE DROP!

M A J wrote:Where are you located?

Stanislaus County. DM me for more info.
by scott39
Sun Apr 19, 2020 4:44 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: Gill Rain Gear PRICE DROP!SOLD
Replies: 11
Views: 2026

Re: Gill Rain Gear PRICE DROP!

Bump
by scott39
Sat Apr 04, 2020 4:07 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: New Melones
Replies: 47
Views: 5763

Re: New Melones

Agree. I hate the fishing pressure. 20 years ago you could go to Pedro, Melones or Mclure on a Friday and would only be a couple of boats on the lake Now if you want some privacy you have to take Tuesday or Wednesday off work. I do not believe that 2 - 3 tournaments every weekend is good for the lak...
by scott39
Sat Apr 04, 2020 7:27 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: New Melones
Replies: 47
Views: 5763

Re: New Melones

I have been on Melones every weekend since the Wild West. Last Sunday it was a ghost town. Yesterday it was pretty packed and it fished better yesterday than it has been. Last year it took 20 plus to win almost every Major tournament at Pedro. Melones had a couple of 30 plus bags. The year before th...
by scott39
Sun Mar 29, 2020 7:28 am
Forum: Kayaks and Kick Boats
Topic: Fox Grove - Hughson, CA
Replies: 1
Views: 829

Re: Fox Grove - Hughson, CA

Depends on the flow of the river. It usually is pretty swift just west of the bridge
by scott39
Thu Mar 12, 2020 5:53 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Trump Jr. Goes Fishing
Replies: 5
Views: 1391

Re: Trump Jr. Goes Fishing

So
by scott39
Fri Mar 06, 2020 4:35 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: Gill Rain Gear PRICE DROP!SOLD
Replies: 11
Views: 2026

Re: Gill Rain Gear PRICE DROP!

BUMP
by scott39
Sun Mar 01, 2020 9:45 am
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: Gill Rain Gear PRICE DROP!SOLD
Replies: 11
Views: 2026

Gill Rain Gear PRICE DROP!SOLD

Like new. Worn about 5 times. Jacket is large, bibs are XL. I am 6' 220lbs. Brand new this gear is about $700. Let go for $300 or make me an offer. Will consider trades. I can text pics.

https://www.gillmarine.com/race-fusion-jacket/

https://www.gillmarine.com/race-fusion-salopettes/
by scott39
Tue Dec 24, 2019 7:44 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: First-time boat buyers are in decline, and retention rates are shrinking
Replies: 11
Views: 2036

Re: First-time boat buyers are in decline, and retention rates are shrinking

What I see...is the ones who do/can afford continue to be able to afford. Those who cannot...are being priced out of the market. I remember when my first new boat was 33K and I about **** myself...I looked at a new ranger the other day and MSRP was 85. Insanity - in many states, you can buy a house...
by scott39
Thu Dec 19, 2019 5:14 pm
Forum: Marine Accessories
Topic: 100mph BPS XL SOLD
Replies: 0
Views: 378

100mph BPS XL SOLD

Jacket only. 3 years old. Worn maybe 5 times. No rips or stains. Like new. 100 bucks or BO
by scott39
Mon Dec 02, 2019 5:45 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: 8 inch hudd advice
Replies: 19
Views: 5659

Re: 8 inch hudd advice

Another Vote for the DC807. Fury 806 is a little light. Great S Save 200 rod tho.
by scott39
Sun Nov 17, 2019 7:20 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: 2019 Classic hosts final day on a lake less traveled
Replies: 4
Views: 1647

Re: 2019 Classic hosts final day on a lake less traveled

I don't get how this format prepares somebody to be a Pro. First, are there any Pro circuits that hold a single event on two bodies of water? Second, it's a team event not a Pro type event. Somebody help me understand :|
by scott39
Wed Oct 23, 2019 8:33 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Tow Vehicle: Diesel Vs. Regular Gas
Replies: 15
Views: 2767

Re: Tow Vehicle: Diesel Vs. Regular Gas

I just have to agree about the Ford 150. Never thot a "6" could tow like that and be so quiet (for a truck). When one has neighbors a few feet away - sleeping - and my truck starts or backs in the boat - you want to put a blanket over the hood - or something. We usually don't leave our ho...
by scott39
Wed Oct 16, 2019 4:18 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: 35.16 To Win BBT 2019 TOC
Replies: 7
Views: 1735

Re: 35.16 To Win BBT 2019 TOC

Caleb.Smith wrote:
scott39 wrote:
Caleb.Smith wrote:Wow less than 10lbs a day cut a top 10 finish!
Must have been a really tough bite!

It was unbelievably tough at New Melones. I fished four straight practice day with only one keeper a day.


Geeze. Guess I’m glad I passed on this one.

Ya on tourny day we had 5 for 7.28. Felt like 30. lol
by scott39
Tue Oct 15, 2019 4:21 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: 35.16 To Win BBT 2019 TOC
Replies: 7
Views: 1735

Re: 35.16 To Win BBT 2019 TOC

Caleb.Smith wrote:Wow less than 10lbs a day cut a top 10 finish!
Must have been a really tough bite!

It was unbelievably tough at New Melones. I fished four straight practice day with only one keeper a day.
by scott39
Sat Jun 29, 2019 10:31 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: More on the new LOWRANCE Trolling Motor
Replies: 1
Views: 6755

Re: More on the new LOWRANCE Trolling Motor

Lol Pretty bold statement since it is not on the market yet.
by scott39
Mon Jun 10, 2019 5:12 pm
Forum: Lodging & Property
Topic: Houseboat Don Pedro Rental
Replies: 5
Views: 4583

Re: Houseboat Don Pedro Rental

No longer for sale
by scott39
Wed May 29, 2019 9:13 am
Forum: Tournaments
Topic: BBT TOC Location Announced! Two Days ... Two Lakes
Replies: 19
Views: 3106

Re: BBT TOC Location Announced! Two Days ... Two Lakes

The point I was making about Berry is when they do have TOC there people don't Bitch and moan
by scott39
Tue May 28, 2019 7:00 pm
Forum: Tournaments
Topic: BBT TOC Location Announced! Two Days ... Two Lakes
Replies: 19
Views: 3106

Re: BBT TOC Location Announced! Two Days ... Two Lakes

Black Oak Casino. 30 min to Melones 45 min To Flemming. No worse than a Berry TOC.

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