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by WRB
Thu Sep 10, 2020 7:05 pm
Forum: Hard Baits
Topic: Vinyl skirts and football jigs***sold***
Replies: 2
Views: 198

Re: Vinyl skirts and football jig

trouble texting photos no issue via email, PM email address... Sent via email, thank you.
by WRB
Thu Sep 10, 2020 3:42 pm
Forum: Hard Baits
Topic: Vinyl skirts and football jigs***sold***
Replies: 2
Views: 198

Vinyl skirts and football jigs***sold***

Any interest in Vinyl sprig skirts? I have black, black-brown, purple, purple black-purple-brown and blue-brown.
3/4 oz plain and painted Football jigs with 5/0 blk-Ni 32746 & Gamakatsu 604 hooks.
If interested PM me for details and price.
Tom
by WRB
Wed Sep 09, 2020 3:29 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Lure ID...
Replies: 5
Views: 778

Re: Lure ID...

Looks like ABT Dirty Donkey, except has BG footprint logo.
Tom
by WRB
Fri Sep 04, 2020 8:48 pm
Forum: Hard Baits
Topic: Reaction Strike swimbait***sold***
Replies: 0
Views: 132

Reaction Strike swimbait***sold***

9" wooden jointed swimbait nib $15
PM for photo
Free shipping if combined with my other lures listed
Pam for photo
USPS $8
by WRB
Fri Sep 04, 2020 8:42 pm
Forum: Soft Baits
Topic: Swimbaits, enteir lot for $25 local pick up.***sold***
Replies: 0
Views: 176

Swimbaits, enteir lot for $25 local pick up.***sold***

so,d[b] [/b]3:16 Top Dawg 9"trout , rigged, new 1 surface, 2 slow sink, $10 ea or 3 for $25 original Optima trout, rigged, used 2 ea 7" and 2ea 6", $5 ea, 2 for $9 4 for $15 Stocker 7" trout, rigged, used $5 Original Eagle 9" through hook, rigged,used $5 Basstrix 8" ri...
by WRB
Thu Sep 03, 2020 2:10 pm
Forum: Hard Baits
Topic: Custom double buzz bait***sold***
Replies: 0
Views: 168

Custom double buzz bait***sold***

Don't recall local mfr's, 1 oz chartreuse Shad head w/ green/ charteuse/pearl shirt. $10
Free shipping when combined with any of my lures posted. USPS $8
Please PM email for photo
Tom
by WRB
Thu Sep 03, 2020 2:05 pm
Forum: Hard Baits
Topic: Structure spoons, entier lot for $25 local pick up***sold***
Replies: 0
Views: 149

Structure spoons, entier lot for $25 local pick up***sold***

Haddock, 1/2, 3/4, 1 oz, 7 for $20 Megabait**, original no longer in production 3/4 oz, w/owner feathered hooks, 4 for $20 Wards Mr. Chsmp*1/2 & 3/4 oz 8 for $24 (5 w/owner feathered treble hooks. Free shipping for orders $50 or more, combined with orders of any lures listed, USPS $8 Please PM e...
by WRB
Thu Sep 03, 2020 1:58 pm
Forum: Hard Baits
Topic: Lipless lures***sold***
Replies: 0
Views: 132

Lipless lures***sold***

Rattle Trap, 2 ea, 4", 1 oz, bone painted, Cordell Spot, 2 ea, 3/4 oz blue shad Xcalibdor, 3/4 oz blue Shad Nichols, 2 ea 4" 1 oz, and 2ea 3/4 oz blue/charteuse Shad. Set of 2 for $12, $7.50 ea, 8 for $45 Free shipping for order $50 or more, combined with my lures posts, USPS $8 Please PM ...
by WRB
Thu Sep 03, 2020 1:26 pm
Forum: Hard Baits
Topic: Vintage & current lures
Replies: 0
Views: 120

Vintage & current lures

Arbogast Musky wood Jitter Bug, black & custom trout, $40 for 2, $15/blk, $20/ trout Bass jitter bugs, 2 black, 1 frog, 3 for $12 or $5 each. Arbogaster, 3 for $15 Bagley original balsa Rattling Twicther, 4" Dazzle/chartreuse, 2 mint $30 or $20 each Original balsa Small Fry, 2 baby bass,3 c...
by WRB
Wed Aug 26, 2020 8:54 pm
Forum: Rods & Reels
Topic: Sold
Replies: 2
Views: 364

Re: brand new IROD XL swim

Caution....check the shipping cost! 84" tube is maximum USPS, 84 1/2" is very expensive :(
Tom
by WRB
Sat Aug 15, 2020 6:04 pm
Forum: Soft Baits
Topic: Pork rind jig trailers*** sold***
Replies: 0
Views: 242

Pork rind jig trailers*** sold***

Uncle Josh #23 Kicker Frog, white* 2 Jars w/4 & 3 trailerseach #33 Craw, barn red, 1 jar /3 trailers each #34 Craw, black, 1 jar / 3 trailers each #101-A Spin Frig, black, 3 jars w/ 5 trailers each $45,for the lot of 7 jars. PM with email for photos Super Pork****sold**** Small jars with 3 trail...
by WRB
Sat Aug 15, 2020 2:36 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Pork Rinds
Replies: 11
Views: 1155

Re: Pork Rinds

The thread End of An Era; Uncle Josh Discontinued , Jan 2016 I posted how to make pork rind trailers.
PM email and can send you a copy and a list of what I have available, if interested.
Added list of pork rind availble in the ad forum under soft baits.
Tom
by WRB
Fri Aug 14, 2020 8:31 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Pork Rinds
Replies: 11
Views: 1155

Re: Pork Rinds

Does it float? Swim on the fall? Most important does it catch giant bass!
Anyone interested I will inventory my pork rind trailers and if you pm email will send photos.
I can vacuum seal the jars for safe shipping.
Tom
by WRB
Thu Aug 13, 2020 8:12 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Pork Rinds
Replies: 11
Views: 1155

Re: Pork Rinds

Pork rind isn't illegal. I posted a how to make pork rind jig trailers on this site when Uncle Josh and Super Pork stopped offering the real thing. I have been selling my tackle reels,rods, lures and boat and have no reason to hang onto to my collection of custom or over the counter pork rind jig tr...
by WRB
Wed Aug 12, 2020 6:05 pm
Forum: Rods & Reels
Topic: Swimbait rods***sold***
Replies: 1
Views: 219

Swimbait rods***sold***

Irod IRG805SB-XH, 8' 3-10 oz lures swimbait rod, Used in very good condition $75
Okuma GS-C-7'10", 1-6 oz lures swimbait rod, used in very good condition $50
PM text or email for photo's
Prefer local pick up. Will bundle both rods for $100 and ship.
Tom
by WRB
Wed Aug 12, 2020 5:39 pm
Forum: Rods & Reels
Topic: Bait Casting rods****all rods sold****
Replies: 2
Views: 318

Bait Casting rods****all rods sold****

Fenwick, G.Loomis, Lamiglas, Lew's, Phenix, Iused rods. Fenwick Techna AV, AVC66MHF ,6'6" 3/8-1 oz, wt 5 1/2oz, $50 Fenwick HMG, HTC 786, 6'6" 3/8-1oz, wt 5 1/2oz, $25 Fenwick/ Fish Eagle II CX2, GMU704-2, 7' 3/8- 2 1/4 oz, wt6 7/8 oz $25 G.Loomis PR845C, MH Mod/7' popping (spoon & lig...
by WRB
Wed Aug 12, 2020 9:10 am
Forum: Rods & Reels
Topic: Ryobi casting reel
Replies: 0
Views: 159

Ryobi casting reel

Ryobi AD4000V spool, 5:1, aluminum frame, 7 1/4 oz, $40, excellent condition.
PM to text or email photo's.
Tom
by WRB
Wed Aug 12, 2020 9:05 am
Forum: Rods & Reels
Topic: Ardent casting reel
Replies: 0
Views: 114

Ardent casting reel

Ardent XS, 6.3:1, right hand, $45, in box.
PM to text or email photo's.
Tom
by WRB
Wed Aug 12, 2020 9:03 am
Forum: Rods & Reels
Topic: Lew's casting reels
Replies: 0
Views: 212

Lew's casting reels

Lew's RB3 round reel, 5.2:1, good condition in box, nice crankbait reels, $25 or 2 for $40"
PM to text or email photo's
Tom
by WRB
Wed Aug 12, 2020 9:00 am
Forum: Rods & Reels
Topic: Shimano casting reels***sold***
Replies: 0
Views: 295

Shimano casting reels***sold***

Cardiff 300A, 5.8:1, like new in box, $70, $130 for 2.
Vintage Shimano 1000, 5:1, excellent condition in box $50
PM to text or email photos.
Tom
by WRB
Mon Aug 10, 2020 12:44 pm
Forum: Rods & Reels
Topic: Daiwa casting reels, updated
Replies: 0
Views: 246

Daiwa casting reels, updated

TD 103HiA, 6.3:1, used, $50

TD 105HiA, shallow spool, 6.3:1, used.***sold***

TD 153HSTA, super tuned, 6.3:1, used in box.
$150
****sold**** TD Fuego original red magnesium, 6.3:1
$100, PM text or email for photos, reels are right hand.
Tom
aka WRB
by WRB
Mon Aug 03, 2020 4:46 pm
Forum: Used Boats - Motors - Trailers
Topic: 2005 Triton TR-175 w/ 115 Optimax, Casitas cabled **sold**
Replies: 2
Views: 626

Re: 2005 Triton TR-175 w/ 115 Optimax, Casitas cabled

PM email or text me 805/368.1058 if you need more detail let me know.
Tom
by WRB
Mon Aug 03, 2020 3:27 pm
Forum: Used Boats - Motors - Trailers
Topic: 2005 Triton TR-175 w/ 115 Optimax, Casitas cabled **sold**
Replies: 2
Views: 626

2005 Triton TR-175 w/ 115 Optimax, Casitas cabled **sold**

Always garaged very clean w/MG Tour 82, white w/gun metal trim/ grey carpets, Merc 115 Optimax with only 52 hours, 8' rod locker, Lowrance LCX-19 w/Navonics & X510, swing trailer w/new Goodyear tires. PM email for photos. $12K
Tom Young, cell# 805/368.1058,
by WRB
Tue Jul 28, 2020 6:15 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: The lightest baitcaster?
Replies: 10
Views: 775

Re: The lightest baitcaster?

To the best of my knowledge all low profile Abu and Lew's reels are made by Dobo in Korea*. JDAM Shimano reels are made in Japan.
Tom
*edited
by WRB
Mon Jul 27, 2020 6:49 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: The lightest baitcaster?
Replies: 10
Views: 775

Re: The lightest baitcaster?

Shiman Aldebaran MGL 50 is 4.8oz 7.3:1 What is your budgets? Tom About $500. Aldebaran has the shallow spool correct? Wouldn't that make it difficult for heavier lures...like 1/2 oz? Under 5oz in you into either magnesium or composite, 6 oz opens it up to several reels. The problem I have with the ...
by WRB
Mon Jul 27, 2020 10:00 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: The lightest baitcaster?
Replies: 10
Views: 775

Re: The lightest baitcaster?

Shiman Aldebaran MGL 50 is 4.8oz 7.3:1
What is your budgets?
Tom
by WRB
Fri Jul 24, 2020 12:09 pm
Forum: Swim Baits
Topic: Contact for Osprey Lure Company
Replies: 5
Views: 1615

Re: Contact for Osprey Lure Company

I have the original Eagle before Ospfy made them. PM and will send a photo if interested, if close by you have it, if not pay the postage + a few $ for my time to ship it.
Tom
by WRB
Thu Jul 23, 2020 12:34 pm
Forum: Hard Baits
Topic: Swim baits***sold***
Replies: 0
Views: 372

Swim baits***sold***

I have a few swimbaits to sell; STI Pupfish 8" trout "sold" BD Tail Wagger, 8 1/2" trout custom 2. **** $50 each or 2 for $90**** Triple Trout 7" "sold" *Original LA Sliders 6" trout, 5 ea.* sold PM email address if interested in photos and price. Tom 805/368....
by WRB
Thu Jul 23, 2020 8:12 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: 8" STI Pupfish
Replies: 3
Views: 769

Re: 8" STI Pupfish

Recalled this old thread and Selling my lures now and ran across 8" trout STI Pupfish lure.
If interested PM your email and will send a photo.
Tom
by WRB
Mon Jul 13, 2020 5:16 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: help with bantam mgl
Replies: 15
Views: 887

Re: help with bantam mgl

Send your reel to Dan!
Tom
by WRB
Sun Jul 12, 2020 8:07 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Hot weather and fish care - don't put ice directly in to the livewells!
Replies: 4
Views: 871

Re: Hot weather and fish care - don't put ice directly in to the livewells!

Suggest watching Sure-Life video's on livewell management. Bass go into thermal shock if the water temperature they are acclimated to is 10 degrees different. The real danger is night tournements when the surface water temps are high with very low DO levels. Bass boats use surface water to fill live...
by WRB
Sat Jul 11, 2020 8:28 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Night fishing lights
Replies: 10
Views: 1126

Re: Night fishing lights

Back in the day I would take a paint roller extension handle put 2 12volt 50 watt blubs on a light bracket extend it up 15' and put it in one of the seat holes, my boat had and extra in the center. I guess the fish thought it was a full moon , didn't bother them at all . I could see inside my live ...
by WRB
Fri Jul 10, 2020 7:36 am
Forum: Political
Topic: Politics and fishing is like mixing oil in water
Replies: 15
Views: 823

Re: Politics and fishing is like mixing oil in water

Appologize for posting this in the wrong forum.
At my age the next 4 years will not affect me directly it would affect my ability to pursue bass fishing if still fishing. The next 4 years will be like nothing any of us has ever experienced.
Peace,
Tom
by WRB
Thu Jul 09, 2020 7:22 pm
Forum: Political
Topic: Politics and fishing is like mixing oil in water
Replies: 15
Views: 823

Politics and fishing is like mixing oil in water

I am a retired aerospace engineer that registered Democrat to vote for JFK, my 1St vote and last for a Dem. My career started working on Mercury and ended when The Shuttle program was ended, when it was was cancelled, it was a good career. I was also a member of the Piceses bass club in the late 60'...
by WRB
Wed Jul 08, 2020 9:20 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Night fishing lights
Replies: 10
Views: 1126

Re: Night fishing lights

Everyone has a different idea about night fishing lights. What you need is nav and anchor lights on at night fishing public lakes. You should have a powerful spot light, flash lights and a led cap light. I have seen everything for flood light to light up the shoreline like a stadium to blacked out b...
by WRB
Mon Jul 06, 2020 6:52 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Planning a Delta trip
Replies: 10
Views: 1714

Re: Planning a Delta trip

The Delta is a different world from SoCal. Leave your finnese tackle at home. Get a San Jaquine delta chip for your sonar unit, the area is vast, easy to get lost. Think crawdads in dark colors with high contrast, blue/brown or black/red work. I would consider fishing Frank Tract area the 1st trip. ...
by WRB
Sat Jul 04, 2020 2:19 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Braid with jigs
Replies: 14
Views: 1771

Re: Braid with jigs

The only time I use braid with jigs is in heavy cover without a leader and that is up in the Delta or Clear Lake. SoCal lakes are mostly rocky structure with some brush very sparsh cover so straight mono or FC depending time of year or day or night. Everyone thinks mono stretches which is false, FC ...
by WRB
Sat Jul 04, 2020 2:07 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Casitas is closed
Replies: 4
Views: 771

Re: Casitas is closed

Probably quarantine 35 days you for thinking of going to Cachuma.
Tom
by WRB
Fri Jul 03, 2020 8:02 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Warranty
Replies: 3
Views: 670

Re: Warranty

When Shimano bought G.Loomis the company changed. I was always a Lamiglas custom rod user and they stopped making customs and selling rod blanks in 2012. Lamiglas suggested ALX customs rods because Alex had their rod blanks I wanted. Turned out to be a good recommendation, excellent rod builder at r...
by WRB
Sat Jun 27, 2020 5:37 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Braid with jigs
Replies: 14
Views: 1771

Re: Braid with jigs

Braid with leader = 2 knots to fail.
Tom
by WRB
Sun Jun 14, 2020 2:45 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Clear lake night time speed limit
Replies: 6
Views: 1732

Re: Clear lake night time speed limit

Most Public lakes in SoCal are closed to night boating. Night bass tournaments I have fished all had 10 mph Max speed limit at night. Bright Q beam light helps if your lake allows faster speeds at night.
Tom
by WRB
Thu Jun 11, 2020 8:22 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Canyon Lake Guide
Replies: 4
Views: 373

Re: Canyon Lake Guide

Private lake. Try contacting Last Chance Tackle in Hemet.
Tom
by WRB
Thu Jun 11, 2020 7:22 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Canyon Lake Guide
Replies: 4
Views: 373

Re: Canyon Lake Guide

What Canyon lake CA , AZ or TX?
Tom
by WRB
Thu Jun 11, 2020 7:51 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Non ethanol gas
Replies: 7
Views: 693

Re: Non ethanol gas

Aviation gasoline at your local municipal airport.
Tom
by WRB
Wed Jun 10, 2020 1:26 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Delta Tunnel sneak attack
Replies: 16
Views: 1347

Re: Delta Tunnel sneak attack

The majority of my friends are from the valley, not San Fernado Valley the San Joaquine and are conservative voters. These folks are multiple generation small farmers and local business people. Water is a big issue to small farmers their livelihood depends on it. The small farmer and local businesse...
by WRB
Tue Jun 09, 2020 4:34 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Calculating Bass Weight
Replies: 8
Views: 681

Re: Calculating Bass Weight

My memory is a little vage exactly what LMB species DVL was planted with? I know Gusti planted both Smallmouth and Largemouth. The LMB I believe were transplants from San Diego lakes and more then likely F1 Florida strain. The chart posted indictes length to girth ratio about 75%, poor girth growth ...
by WRB
Mon Jun 08, 2020 8:07 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Calculating Bass Weight
Replies: 8
Views: 681

Re: Calculating Bass Weight

For 10 years I measured and weight several hundred bass just keeping records between 1965-1975. When I started catching 10 lb+ bass treid to use The IGFA formula Length X Girth X Girth divided by 800 = weight in lbs. IGFA length was mouth closed to base of the fork in tail. Using my own data my form...
by WRB
Fri Jun 05, 2020 8:01 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Best Lure For Striped Bass - Catching & Cooking Yummy Fish
Replies: 1
Views: 540

Re: Best Lure For Striped Bass - Catching & Cooking Yummy Fish

TW has Nichols Ben Parker Hare jigs on close out and Strike King Sexy spoons are good for stripers.
Tom
by WRB
Thu Jun 04, 2020 2:04 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Believe I saw a world record largemouth
Replies: 16
Views: 2681

Re: Believe I saw a world record largemouth

Mission Viejo was whipped out by yellow algea, upper Castaic by stripers, Castiac lagoon and Casitas by stopping trout plants.
Having caught 2* FLMB that were 28" long doesn't mean it's a WR.
Tom
* 18.6 & 19.3 lb, the 19.3 was released in the lagoon in 1993 after weighing at the Mini Mart.
by WRB
Wed Jun 03, 2020 12:52 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: COVID Procedures for Casitas
Replies: 13
Views: 873

Re: COVID Procedures for Casitas

Steelhead trout are sea run rainbow trout. The native trout are cold water species requiring running cold water to spawn and hatch eggs. The trout run down river out into the ocean to grow into adult size Steelheads, then return to spawn. Unlike salmon trout don't die after spawning. We don't have c...

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