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by JoeLanghans
Sun Jul 14, 2019 5:34 pm
Forum: Soft Baits
Topic: *** SOLD *** Snag Proof Frog Lot #1
Replies: 1
Views: 167

Re: Snag Proof Frog Lot #1

Is the price a typo?
by JoeLanghans
Thu Jul 11, 2019 6:01 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Here's What's Really Happening with Snag Proof | 2019 ICAST
Replies: 3
Views: 1422

Re: Here's What's Really Happening with Snag Proof | 2019 ICAST

Comeback? I didn’t see any issues with their frogs... what happened? I love Snag Proof and hope they don’t change!
by JoeLanghans
Wed Jul 10, 2019 4:15 pm
Forum: Tournaments
Topic: Hook Line & Sinker Open Team Shootout
Replies: 5
Views: 682

Re: Hook Line & Sinker Open Team Shootout

What’s the schedule for the circuit?
by JoeLanghans
Wed May 29, 2019 5:44 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Bass Whoppers
Replies: 24
Views: 1981

Re: Bass Whoppers

mark poulson wrote:
JoeLanghans wrote:Wait, I’m confused... how do you know for sure that these are all myths. 2 of the 4 mentioned are not myths. :roll:

Which two?

Bass do have a preferred water temp like ash said and they are affected by barometric pressure.
by JoeLanghans
Wed May 29, 2019 3:58 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Bass Whoppers
Replies: 24
Views: 1981

Re: Bass Whoppers

Wait, I’m confused... how do you know for sure that these are all myths. 2 of the 4 mentioned are not myths. :roll:
by JoeLanghans
Mon May 20, 2019 8:36 pm
Forum: Electronics
Topic: New Lowrance Hook 12 Tripleshot $950
Replies: 3
Views: 792

Re: New Lowrance Hook 12 Tripleshot $950

Sold
by JoeLanghans
Mon May 20, 2019 8:32 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Good starter fishing boat?
Replies: 12
Views: 1346

Re: Good starter fishing boat?

The older Nitros are bullet proof. My first boat was a 94 Nitro DC2000, no issues, solid hull. The new ones are cheaply made and very unfinished. I had a 2011 Nitro and had fiberglass and console issues Any boat that’s over 20 years old will have electrical issues. I’d buy this boat if I was new to ...
by JoeLanghans
Fri Apr 12, 2019 5:20 pm
Forum: Marine Accessories
Topic: Brand new Interstate Deep Cycle Battery, Group 27
Replies: 1
Views: 276

Brand new Interstate Deep Cycle Battery, Group 27

Brand new Interstate Deep Cycle Battery, Group 27, never used, purchased last month. $50 Fremont, CA
Joe 408-310-7779
by JoeLanghans
Fri Apr 12, 2019 5:16 pm
Forum: Marine Accessories
Topic: New Minn Kota Precision 4 Bank 15 Amp Onboard Charger
Replies: 3
Views: 503

New Minn Kota Precision 4 Bank 15 Amp Onboard Charger

Minn Kota Precision 4 Bank 15 Amp Onboard Charger. Brand new in box never opened, just purchased last month. $250 Fremont, CA
Joe 408-310-7779
by JoeLanghans
Sun Apr 07, 2019 9:59 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Delta
Replies: 11
Views: 2309

Re: Delta

monte300 wrote:Spring is always a hit or miss time of year, but so far this year has been the toughest I can ever remember on the Delta. Hopefully the bite will break wide open soon.


:lol: :lol: have you seen the weights lately??
by JoeLanghans
Fri Apr 05, 2019 7:48 am
Forum: Used Boats - Motors - Trailers
Topic: Bass boat suggestions
Replies: 6
Views: 701

Re: Bass boat suggestions

Sounds pretty normal for a 21 year old boat. As long as the engine compression and power tilt works, you’ll be ok.
by JoeLanghans
Fri Apr 05, 2019 7:43 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Flipping tullies on ca delta help?
Replies: 9
Views: 1600

Re: Flipping tullies on ca delta help?

6 inch black w/red flake senko, 5/0 hook, braid, any rod and reel. Just toss it in the middle of the tullies and let it sink
by JoeLanghans
Sat Mar 30, 2019 9:17 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Delta
Replies: 11
Views: 2309

Re: Delta

No, go fish Oroville instead
by JoeLanghans
Fri Mar 29, 2019 7:17 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Are there any good ca delta guide's that anyone can recommend?
Replies: 5
Views: 1138

Re: Are there any good ca delta guide's that anyone can recommend?

:roll: I can’t wait to read the next topic...
by JoeLanghans
Fri Mar 29, 2019 6:54 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Delta Fishing?
Replies: 5
Views: 865

Re: Delta Fishing?

It’s terrible, stay away
by JoeLanghans
Thu Mar 21, 2019 5:49 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: How easy would it be to cheat in ca delta tournaments?With no referees it is not considered a sport!
Replies: 16
Views: 1894

Re: How easy would it be to cheat in ca delta tournaments?With no referees it is not considered a sport!

Why are you asking random questions for no reason :roll: I’m not trying to be rude but every one of your posts is an off the wall random or obvious question.... of course people cheat in tournaments, especially on the Delta, doesn’t mean they’re going to win.
by JoeLanghans
Sat Mar 16, 2019 11:19 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: West Coast Bass Tournaments Concerns!
Replies: 8
Views: 1279

Re: West Coast Bass Tournaments Concerns!

It'll never work and I personally like the normal tournament format.
by JoeLanghans
Fri Mar 15, 2019 6:15 pm
Forum: Rods & Reels
Topic: Which Dobyn Rod?
Replies: 10
Views: 787

Re: Which Dobyn Rod?

I use Dobyns 805 flippin sticks for jigs but I fish the Delta a lot. You should use a 733SF spinning rod for open water, finesse jigs. Go with 764C for all around jig fishing with 3/8-3/4 oz jigs.
by JoeLanghans
Thu Mar 14, 2019 5:39 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: 2008 175 optimax
Replies: 6
Views: 695

Re: 2008 175 optimax

Check your engine height with the new lower and goods. Is it up too high? Then, check to see where your transducer is in comparison to the water intake, it may be throwing dirty water (air) into your water intake due to the ending height.
by JoeLanghans
Tue Mar 12, 2019 8:36 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: When will the spawn be on in CA?
Replies: 6
Views: 630

Re: When will the spawn be on in CA?

Water temps between 58-70, moon phase, low/high pressure and sunlight are all factors
by JoeLanghans
Mon Mar 11, 2019 8:14 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Is the ca delta about to bust open?
Replies: 5
Views: 821

Re: Is the ca delta about to bust open?

It’ll be terrible for the next 3 months, stay away
by JoeLanghans
Sun Mar 10, 2019 10:35 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Delta Jigs ?
Replies: 15
Views: 1068

Re: Delta Jigs ?

Bobby D's or Skinny Bear Jigs
by JoeLanghans
Fri Mar 08, 2019 3:24 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Dirty D, Show Your Pigs!
Replies: 2
Views: 769

Dirty D, Show Your Pigs!

Ash called me out, I deserved it! Thanks Ash!
Let’s see your Dirty D pigs fellow Rats!
by JoeLanghans
Fri Mar 08, 2019 2:53 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Trump's California Water Order .... the Delta
Replies: 5
Views: 916

Re: Trump is getting ready to screw the Delta

I read this, and got sick to my stomach; https://www.kqed.org/science/1938750/trump-pressure-on-california-water-plan-excludes-public-rushes-science-emails-show#nws=mcnewsletter Stop posting this garbage! This is a fishing forum, not a place to post political bs! Excuse me Joe Langhans - this is a ...
by JoeLanghans
Fri Mar 08, 2019 12:16 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Trump's California Water Order .... the Delta
Replies: 5
Views: 916

Re: Trump is getting ready to screw the Delta

mark poulson wrote:I read this, and got sick to my stomach;
https://www.kqed.org/science/1938750/tr ... newsletter

Stop posting this garbage! This is a fishing forum, not a place to post political bs!
by JoeLanghans
Fri Mar 08, 2019 10:47 am
Forum: Used Boats - Motors - Trailers
Topic: Deleted
Replies: 5
Views: 1510

Re: 2016 Ranger Comanche Z521c For sale $55,000

185vsfrog wrote:You sure those are “Talon” power poles?

Is that a Minn Kota Motor Guide I see?? :lol:
by JoeLanghans
Fri Mar 08, 2019 6:51 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Ca Delta wacky vs texas rigged senko?
Replies: 12
Views: 1371

Re: Ca Delta wacky vs texas rigged senko?

dwong wrote:I'm curious why you guys prefer a braid to mono versus fluoro for this application? Is it to slow the fall?

Slower rate of fall
by JoeLanghans
Thu Mar 07, 2019 7:10 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Ca Delta wacky vs texas rigged senko?
Replies: 12
Views: 1371

Re: Ca Delta wacky vs texas rigged senko?

Weightless Texas rig, 6 inch Senko, any with red flake. Braid to 20lb Mono leader. Any meaty jig rod will work, fast gears. Toss it in the middle of the tullies where nobody else would dare to
by JoeLanghans
Tue Mar 05, 2019 8:26 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Big bass
Replies: 9
Views: 1189

Re: Big bass

I would recommend Camanche and Berryessa. These two lakes have been in hibernation and have giants in them. You will see giants coming out of these lakes this year, Camanche had many double digit fish caught there last year. Throw a big Hud
by JoeLanghans
Sat Mar 02, 2019 6:07 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Amador...
Replies: 16
Views: 1079

Re: Amador...

I too grew up fishing Amador. Don’t let Amador trick you though, it’s not the people keeping the bass, plenty of bass in the lake. Remember, it’s a smaller lake and in the winter, the water level will fluctuate by feet on a given day. The cold temps really affect the fish in Amador. Fish deep in the...
by JoeLanghans
Wed Feb 27, 2019 6:29 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: California delta spinning rod?
Replies: 9
Views: 856

Re: California delta spinning rod?

I use 7’7” Phenix Maxim and 7’8” Phenix M1 Medium rods for the delta. 30lb florescentbraid with 14lb Florocarbon leader. 1/0 drop shot hook, 1/8-3/16 oz cylinder lead weight 6-12” from the hook with your favorite 6” Roboworm
by JoeLanghans
Tue Feb 26, 2019 8:33 am
Forum: Electronics
Topic: New Lowrance Hook 12 Tripleshot $950
Replies: 3
Views: 792

Re: New Lowrance Hook 12 Tripleshot $950

Available
by JoeLanghans
Mon Feb 25, 2019 8:31 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Ca delta spinnerbait chatter bait size?
Replies: 4
Views: 617

Re: Ca delta spinnerbait chatter bait size?

I throw 1/2 because I use heavier rods
by JoeLanghans
Fri Feb 22, 2019 9:16 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: What 5-6 baits
Replies: 23
Views: 1659

Re: What 5-6 baits

- Drop shot, margarita mutilator
- Hud, 68 special trout
- white/chartreuse spinnerbait
- 6” Senko, black w/red flake
- green pumpkin chatterbait
- black blue or black red jig
by JoeLanghans
Wed Feb 20, 2019 6:35 pm
Forum: Electronics
Topic: New Lowrance Hook 12 Tripleshot $950
Replies: 3
Views: 792

New Lowrance Hook 12 Tripleshot $950

Brand new in box Lowrance Hook2 12 Tripleshot Chirp with downscan and sidescan, transducer, count and hardware. Comes with everything still in its original packaging.
https://www.lowrance.com/lowrance/type/ ... -us-inland

$950 obo
Joe 408-310-7779
by JoeLanghans
Mon Feb 18, 2019 5:30 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Prop for Ranger 482v
Replies: 6
Views: 460

Re: Prop for Ranger 482v

24p May be too much for your 150... I’d look at running a 23p, 4 blades are good for lift and rougher conditions. Fury or Tempest are both good in the 4 blade
by JoeLanghans
Mon Feb 18, 2019 11:33 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Fishing Line qestion
Replies: 7
Views: 648

Re: Fishing Line qestion

What's the reason you guys use any leaders for braid? Easy to cast, no birds nests, and tough so you have very little chance of breaking off a fish. You can also see your line, when it’s cold in the fall and winter, long pauses when fishing jerkbaits is sometimes key. They hit it on the pause so if...
by JoeLanghans
Mon Feb 18, 2019 10:25 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Fishing Line qestion
Replies: 7
Views: 648

Re: Fishing Line qestion

30-40 lb braid with a 14-15 lb mono leader. You do not need floro for moving baits, plus it sinks
by JoeLanghans
Thu Feb 14, 2019 6:42 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: $20K Reward Offered for Info Sea Lion Shootings
Replies: 7
Views: 1383

Re: $20K Reward Offered for Info Sea Lion Shootings

Water rats :twisted:
We need to have an open season for these things, overpopulation and thousands of salmon killed and left with just a bite taken
by JoeLanghans
Wed Feb 06, 2019 9:21 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Drop shot questions
Replies: 19
Views: 2789

Re: Drop shot questions

To me drop shot is a vertical soft plastic finesse worm presentation for numbers of bass under 3 lbs. Wind and depth to be able to feel the bottom without being snagged is the only consideration and weight shape that prevents snagging a primary concern, usually a round weight. I use black brass 1/8...
by JoeLanghans
Wed Feb 06, 2019 3:26 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Culprit Worms?
Replies: 5
Views: 646

Re: Culprit Worms?

Any brand worm will work. Just drag it slowly along the bottom and always maintain contact with the bottom, split shot or Carolina rig. Drop shot it with a 6-12 inch leader Green pumpkin, watermelon, black, purple, brown.
by JoeLanghans
Tue Jan 29, 2019 5:57 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: New Vexus Boats
Replies: 33
Views: 4681

Re: New Vexus Boats

I’d go with a Ranger 198. Proven brand you can service almost everywhere, holds its value, and may actually be less expensive. I don't think your gonna get the performance in that boat or the speed as you would on the 1980 Vexus. Same length and motor size, why would it be different?? It’s an alumi...
by JoeLanghans
Mon Jan 28, 2019 7:18 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: 1/26/19 Del Valle
Replies: 8
Views: 1342

Re: 1/26/29 Del Valle

Nice fish, congrats! Del Valle has giants in it, it’s just impossible to launch there for most due to the rigorous dry boat inspection. Trout Huds this time of year, slow roll on the bottom. Points and the damn, also, wood always holds fish in that lake. Dragging a jig on the rocky bottom as well.
by JoeLanghans
Sun Jan 27, 2019 8:14 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: New Vexus Boats
Replies: 33
Views: 4681

Re: New Vexus Boats

I’d go with a Ranger 198. Proven brand you can service almost everywhere, holds its value, and may actually be less expensive.
by JoeLanghans
Mon Jan 21, 2019 7:22 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Best wopper plopper
Replies: 8
Views: 1171

Re: Best wopper plopper

The mid size ploppers are the best, try to find the older ones, the newest manufactured ploppers are garbage. Use a longer rod so you can make long casts, 7’4” - 8’, heavy power, I like Powell rods. 40-50lb braid, brand doesn’t matter.
by JoeLanghans
Thu Jan 10, 2019 7:20 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Nissan Frontier towing a bass boat
Replies: 5
Views: 639

Re: Nissan Frontier towing a bass boat

Hello everyone Anyone have experience towing a 18ft bass boat with a Nissan Frontier with a V6 ? Good fit? thanks in advance You’ll be fine. Your setup only weighs maybe 2500 lbs. Up hills you’ll be bogged down with the lack of power and high gear ratio, but you’re fine. The only issue will be laun...
by JoeLanghans
Tue Jan 08, 2019 3:50 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Common Decency Where Did It Go
Replies: 30
Views: 2999

Re: Common Decency Where Did It Go

Here's the thing I don't understand. Berryessa is a pretty sizable lake. It's a great fishing lake. How is there any need to crowd or cut off people fishing? You can't find ONE other spot? As a fairly new boater, one of the biggest downsides of owning a boat is dealing with other boaters. I luckily...
by JoeLanghans
Mon Jan 07, 2019 7:00 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Common Decency Where Did It Go
Replies: 30
Views: 2999

Re: Common Decency Where Did It Go

Here's the thing I don't understand. Berryessa is a pretty sizable lake. It's a great fishing lake. How is there any need to crowd or cut off people fishing? You can't find ONE other spot? As a fairly new boater, one of the biggest downsides of owning a boat is dealing with other boaters. I luckily...

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