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nate larson

SLAB from Friday night

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On Friday night I caught by far the biggest crappie of my life. It was a fat 15 1/4 inches. Caught it about 30 minutes after sunset on a rattling jigging spoon tipped with a minnow head. I have never mounted a fish before but this one is going to the taxidermist. I caught him through the ice in the Alex area. Here are a couple of pics:

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Okay I am not sure why my pics aren't working...I will mess with this and see if I can figure it out.

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Nate for some reason the word filter doesn't like your URL link. If you want to you can email it to me and I can post it for you.

Great fish by the way!

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dang that thing is a monster! congrats on the trophy crappie! gotta love pulling those big slabs through the ice

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Congratulations on the nice fish Nate. Many productive panfish waters around the Alex/Glenwood area.

What a way to kick off the ice season, and we're not even into December yet!

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Very, Very nice! I can't wait until I get a crappie large enough to mount. Excellent catch!

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Nice fish! Gotta love the Alex area with it's slab producing waters!

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she's a beauty. you know that just means its all downhill from here right?

Pfffffff. The party has only just begun. Now if your wife would let you off your leash once in a while we could get out after them together. wink

Hopefully I will make it out in the metro area this weekend! Things should be in good shape soon with this cold weather.

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Originally Posted By: CrappiesNCats
she's a beauty. you know that just means its all downhill from here right?

Pfffffff. The party has only just begun. Now if your wife would let you off your leash once in a while we could get out after them together. wink

Hopefully I will make it out in the metro area this weekend! Things should be in good shape soon with this cold weather.

sigh...ain't that the truth. maybe if you called her and asked her she'd let me.

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Did you weigh her? I caught 15.5" about three years ago and put her back. I got a photo with it first that didn't turn out real great, but I always thought about a graphite mount from the photo.

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Nate, i think its time to update your profile pick to display that beauty (and to get that big Green Carp off your current one)

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