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by Sacto John
Fri Dec 12, 2008 11:23 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Guess the weight of the Winter NutCase - There are prizes
Replies: 65
Views: 4096

Re: Guess the weight of the Winter NutCase - There are prize

Boater 18.46
Non Boater 14.02
by Sacto John
Wed Dec 10, 2008 9:01 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Hook Up with the Dink Master
Replies: 3
Views: 534

Re: Hook Up with the Dink Master

You know if I could I would. Anyone who has not fished with Mike, I am here to say he is good people.
by Sacto John
Mon Dec 08, 2008 12:41 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Winter NutCase Sign Up
Replies: 228
Views: 13320

Re: Winter NutCase Sign Up

I need a place to plug in a crock pot, will there bee a place to do that? If not I can pre-make my Chili Verde and heat it up at the rally if that is a possibility.
by Sacto John
Tue Dec 02, 2008 9:24 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: fishing dog
Replies: 39
Views: 5045

Re: fishing dog

My toy poodle loves the boat loves the water and is small enough that he does not get in the way. I know, its a poodle but they are one of the smartest breeds and very easy to train. They also do not shed so no hair in the boat or in the house, and they are great with kids. Everyone says the same th...
by Sacto John
Tue Dec 02, 2008 9:14 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Winter NutCase Sign Up
Replies: 228
Views: 13320

Re: Winter NutCase Sign Up

I am in as a non-boater and I will bring my famous Chili Verde.

Maybe Ash can finally return the DD Delta favor.
by Sacto John
Wed Nov 26, 2008 12:42 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: dfg not stocking alot of lakes
Replies: 11
Views: 999

Re: dfg not stocking alot of lakes

Here is the full lake list from the DFG

http://www.dfg.ca.gov/news/stocking/Wil ... tocked.pdf
by Sacto John
Fri Nov 21, 2008 1:17 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: DinkMaster Hooks Up!
Replies: 11
Views: 1159

Re: DinkMaster Hooks Up!

ash wrote:You havn't put me on a DD for Three Years! :lol:


Dude, you haven't returned the favor yet.

Seriously I would love to figure out a way to fish a couple of tourneys with you guys. I mean if Tremont can cash a check, anyone should be able to, right?
by Sacto John
Fri Nov 21, 2008 1:03 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: DinkMaster Hooks Up!
Replies: 11
Views: 1159

Re: DinkMaster Hooks Up!

ash wrote:Nah Johns wife wont give him a pass to play with the big BOYZ :twisted:


Ouch! What I ever do to you?

Perhaps I will join you, if I can stay on the fish I was on last weekend then definitely.
by Sacto John
Tue Nov 18, 2008 4:29 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: No Swimbaits tournament
Replies: 43
Views: 3861

Re: No Swimbaits tournament

THey have their moments to be sure. You can't win every tournament just throwing them but they can be tough to beat when that bite is going for those that are good with them. When the bite is on and you can't take advantage it's a tough deal. sTony But can't that be said about any lure specific bit...
by Sacto John
Tue Nov 18, 2008 1:17 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: No Swimbaits tournament
Replies: 43
Views: 3861

Re: No Swimbaits tournament

You don't need the knowledge you once needed to win tournaments (boy am I going to get ripped on this one) but instead a good strong arm and back and a lot of money invested in them. Well allow me to rip away. I think that is one of the most inaccurate and absurd things I have read on this board in...
by Sacto John
Tue Nov 18, 2008 9:48 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Batterys
Replies: 21
Views: 1865

Re: Batterys

The great thing about Wal Mart batteries is that you can return them every 12 to 18 months and get a new battery. Keep your receipt and get an new battery every year,. no cost, no questions asked (so far anyway)
by Sacto John
Tue Nov 18, 2008 9:15 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Batterys
Replies: 21
Views: 1865

Re: Batterys

I have never had a problem with my Everstarts, and the fact that you can get them replaced at any Wal Mart with no questions asked is a bonus for me. I am sure Optimum are great batteries as are other high end batteries, but I do not see the point in spending the extra money when I can get a good ba...
by Sacto John
Mon Nov 17, 2008 2:41 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: AC Semi Pro Delta
Replies: 6
Views: 770

Re: AC Semi Pro Delta

The Motherload semi-pro had 37 boats yesterday at Pedro and 42 last month at McClure. So some guys are still fishing.
by Sacto John
Mon Nov 17, 2008 12:57 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: New BBZ-1 Shad Colors just in!!
Replies: 6
Views: 608

Re: New BBZ-1 Shad Colors just in!!

ash wrote:I like the Dirty Shadchez the best :lol:


...resit the urge to comment, resist the urge to comment, rest the urge to comment.....
by Sacto John
Mon Nov 17, 2008 9:41 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: DinkMaster Hooks Up!
Replies: 11
Views: 1159

Re: DinkMaster Hooks Up!

Dinkmaster is sandbagging for sure :) Way to go Mike.
by Sacto John
Fri Nov 14, 2008 8:23 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: I need a 5 wire to 4 flat
Replies: 12
Views: 1213

Re: I need a 5 wire to 4 flat

Here you go Don, its the same one I bought. It comes with 18 inches of wire but you can cut that back a bit.

follow this link

http://shop.torresen.com/ships_store/in ... 7286&frm=g
by Sacto John
Fri Nov 14, 2008 1:05 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: I need a 5 wire to 4 flat
Replies: 12
Views: 1213

Re: I need a 5 wire to 4 flat

It is called a "wishbone" harness. It has five wires going in and a four flat plug. Here is an image

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I am trying to figure out where I bought my plug
by Sacto John
Fri Nov 14, 2008 12:49 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: I need a 5 wire to 4 flat
Replies: 12
Views: 1213

Re: I need a 5 wire to 4 flat

Don,

I have the same plug on my trailer and I was not able to make it work with a standard 4 wire 4 flat wiring harness. I was able to find a new plug online though I will look for it again and post the link.
by Sacto John
Wed Nov 12, 2008 9:14 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: 5 fishing trips on 7.5 gals of gas
Replies: 23
Views: 1958

Re: 5 fishing trips on 7.5 gals of gas

To address the Bassmaster article. If you look at Ranger Z20 or maybe its a Z520) chart on the same page you will see it is the same one as the 170VX, it is a misprint simple as that. I have no doubt that these newer 17 footers with 115 on the back will touch 50. Hell my old heavy 16 footer with a c...
by Sacto John
Wed Nov 05, 2008 9:08 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: What is your favorite swimbait and jig rods / reels setup
Replies: 30
Views: 2862

Re: What is your favorite swimbait and jig rods / reels setu

I love my Powell 734 for jigs. It also makes a good open water frog rod and spook rod.

As for Swimbait rods I own two Okumas, (7'6XH for Hudds and big rubber baits, 7'11H for smaller baits and wake baits) they are good rods for a great price made by a company that stands behind their product 100%
by Sacto John
Wed Oct 29, 2008 12:01 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: FLW National Guard College Fishing
Replies: 8
Views: 901

Re: FLW National Guard College Fishing

Damn about 4 years too late for me. I would have jumped at this opportunity if they had it when I was in school.
by Sacto John
Wed Oct 29, 2008 8:18 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Shimano Citica E Left Ret
Replies: 3
Views: 374

Re: Shimano Citica E Left Ret

Fish righty dude. Not that it will matter, I've seen you fish.
by Sacto John
Mon Oct 27, 2008 8:33 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Who fishes the"WildBull Frog" SnagProof color ?
Replies: 4
Views: 752

Re: Who fishes the"WildBull Frog" SnagProof color

SHHHHHHH...Stop talking about that color, stop right now, no really stop.
by Sacto John
Tue Oct 21, 2008 9:09 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Spinning Gear
Replies: 29
Views: 2210

Re: Spinning Gear

big thumbs up from me with the tony pena knot, tied up 3 rods with it this weekend to try it out - 2 baitcasters and a spinning rod. it's a pain in the butt to tie it still but the knot works really really well and does go thru the guides nicely going out, a little "tink!" on the guides as it's com...
by Sacto John
Fri Oct 17, 2008 2:59 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Foodsaver is broken - Help!
Replies: 6
Views: 861

Re: Foodsaver is broken - Help!

Its not what you want to hear but it is easier to just replace it. The first food saver I have stopped working and I looked into trying to get it fixed to no avail. If you need one to get you by till you buy another one let me know and you can barrow mine. It may cost you a duck though.
by Sacto John
Fri Oct 17, 2008 10:18 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Spinning Gear
Replies: 29
Views: 2210

Re: Spinning Gear

If you buy Power Pro Braid the little booklet that comes with the line shows you how to tie it.

Here you go

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by Sacto John
Fri Oct 17, 2008 8:10 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Spinning Gear
Replies: 29
Views: 2210

Re: Spinning Gear

Leave the braid on and tie a 6 to 7 foot section of whatever Fluoro you want as a leader with a uni to uni knot and all is good. I tried a bunch of fluorocarbons and all but the most expensive were a pain in the butt on a spinning reel. Read about the braid to fluoro thing on the Inside Line a few y...
by Sacto John
Wed Oct 08, 2008 6:26 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: shimano crucial crankin rod sale
Replies: 7
Views: 1116

Re: shimano crucial crankin rod sale

The Broadway store is still open, went by this morning to peek in the window to see if I could see any rods. There is a sign on the door saying that the store will be closing but it is still full of merchandise I am going to check it out at lunch today.
by Sacto John
Tue Oct 07, 2008 12:36 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: shimano crucial crankin rod sale
Replies: 7
Views: 1116

Re: shimano crucial crankin rod sale

Which West Marine in Sac? The one down off of Broadway?
by Sacto John
Tue Oct 07, 2008 8:26 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: I-80 near sac. help\ info
Replies: 6
Views: 740

Re: I-80 near sac. help\ info

I commute that corridor every day. Traffic is the heaviest between 4:30 and 5:30. The section that is always backed up is 80 between I5 to just past Northgate, after that traffic moves allright. I takes me on average between 30 and 35 minutes to get from where I work Downtown (5th and Capitol Mall, ...
by Sacto John
Fri Oct 03, 2008 2:16 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Best Guides
Replies: 4
Views: 961

Re: Best Guides

Scoot549 wrote: Need some help locating 4 and 5lbs..


Fish the Delta :)
by Sacto John
Thu Oct 02, 2008 9:17 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Is Lyle Gosset still around?
Replies: 3
Views: 643

Re: Is Lyle Gosset still around?

209-570-6634
by Sacto John
Thu Oct 02, 2008 7:38 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Come On Rain!!!!
Replies: 16
Views: 2306

Re: Come On Rain!!!!

ash wrote:I just got enough this morning to make my truck even dirtier and muddier :shock:


I did not think that was possible
by Sacto John
Fri Aug 15, 2008 7:12 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Pontoon/Kick Boat
Replies: 29
Views: 3849

Re: Pontoon/Kick Boat

As I am sure the Bass'N'Tubes guys have told you the Versa Vessel boats are the real deal. I personally own an ODC 816 and it is a great boat, but the VV are in a class of their own. If you have the money to buy a Versa Vessel than do it. If not the Creek Company has some of the best customer servic...
by Sacto John
Wed Aug 13, 2008 6:59 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: How many of you fish Foslom lake .
Replies: 16
Views: 1346

Re: How many of you fish Foslom lake .

Its the closest lake to home so I fish it often. I like that the speed limit keeps the wake board boats and jet skis off the lake, but hate idling to my spots. 25MPH seems to make more sense, I doubt that will happen though.
by Sacto John
Tue Aug 12, 2008 8:44 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Looking for new waters to fish
Replies: 6
Views: 721

Re: Looking for new waters to fish

I had my motor crap out on my twice last year at B&W and did exactly what Tunaman suggested. Not a great day on the water but not a total waste either. Georgiana slough is full of fish including smallmouth. Caught lots of fish on those two trips just nothing big. When I launch out at B&W I t...
by Sacto John
Tue Aug 12, 2008 7:19 am
Forum: Political
Topic: OK you Guys have to write this guy in!
Replies: 5
Views: 1546

Re: OK you Guys have to write this guy in!

Yeah right...he can't even Moderate this board effectively, I doubt he could run the country.
by Sacto John
Mon Aug 11, 2008 10:22 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: This just in
Replies: 3
Views: 562

Re: This just in

Greg_Cornish wrote:HMMMPH! I coulda used this in my senior year in the girls locker room.


What you couldn't still use it for that application?
by Sacto John
Mon Aug 11, 2008 7:26 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Spray on sun block?
Replies: 24
Views: 1830

Re: Spray on sun block?

I use the Coppertone Sport SPF 50 in the spray. I apply in the morning before I leave the house and am fine for the whole day. I keep a tube of the rub-on stuff in my boat in case I need to re-apply during the day, but I never have needed it.
by Sacto John
Thu Aug 07, 2008 3:27 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Check out the 70 lb. striper
Replies: 16
Views: 3642

Re: Check out the 70 lb. striper

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by Sacto John
Fri Aug 01, 2008 1:27 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: delta tips?
Replies: 8
Views: 851

Re: delta tips?

I just want to know how to dropsHit
by Sacto John
Fri Aug 01, 2008 12:28 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Wanted: 2002 - 2004 Champion 206
Replies: 1
Views: 507

Re: Wanted: 2002 - 2004 Champion 206

That would be one hell of a run :) I know champions are known for their rough water ride, but the Pacific can get pretty bumpy.
by Sacto John
Fri Aug 01, 2008 12:26 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: delta tips?
Replies: 8
Views: 851

Re: delta tips?

I caught a bunch of jig fish yesterday and if I can catch jig fish on the delta then anyone can. Brown and purple was the color I used. I caught them off rocks banks, but most of my fish came off tulles islands with deep water (8-15 ft) right up against them.
by Sacto John
Fri Aug 01, 2008 8:25 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Luanching at Herman and Hellen's
Replies: 14
Views: 1623

Re: Luanching at Herman and Hellen's

So I launched at Kings Island, and payed the 8 bucks in the box. It was a hassle to get the boat out and straight, but I did it. I have to get wet regardless with my boat so it was not a big deal. Quite a busy little ramp on a Thursday.
by Sacto John
Wed Jul 30, 2008 2:02 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Luanching at Herman and Hellen's
Replies: 14
Views: 1623

Re: Luanching at Herman and Hellen's

Thanks for the replies, I am going to try and launch at Kings.
by Sacto John
Wed Jul 30, 2008 10:12 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Luanching at Herman and Hellen's
Replies: 14
Views: 1623

Luanching at Herman and Hellen's

I am thinking about launching my boat out at HH marina and was wondering if the ramp is alright to launch from. I have fished the area in my kick boat form the old ferry ramp numerous times but I have not used (nor do I remember) the regular boat ramp there. Also, does anyone know what they charge t...
by Sacto John
Tue Jul 29, 2008 9:25 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Siemantel copy cats Mattlures
Replies: 117
Views: 13059

Re: My one and only reply Bill Siemantel*NM*

TomL wrote:On the other hand, I have never heard Matt say one word when many other Bluegills came out after his. Which makes me ask myself - "What makes this the one that gets him to say something about it?"


This is a very good point and one that I was going to make myself, but Tom beat me to it.
by Sacto John
Mon Jul 28, 2008 8:29 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: open back seat.... tues, delta*NM*
Replies: 12
Views: 901

Re: open back seat.... tues, delta*NM*

TritonBrent wrote: Video camera to capture TECHNIQUE :wink:


You're the Bill Belichick of bass fishing
by Sacto John
Mon Jul 28, 2008 11:16 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: What does "LL" stand for?
Replies: 90
Views: 6960

Re: What does "LL" stand for?

Lousy Losers?

We will see how they react after they get beat in October
by Sacto John
Mon Jul 28, 2008 9:45 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: YOUR toughest lake to fish
Replies: 87
Views: 8359

Re: YOUR toughest lake to fish

Folsom. Been fishing as much as I can out there, I have found some fish but usually I struggle.

Melones is a great lake. If you get into the Red Eyes you need to move RIGHT AWAY! There are some pigs in that lake as well as good numbers of solid spotted bass.

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