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  1. gunflint

    If you had the chance...would you?

    I worked on a shrimp boat in the Gulf back in the day. I don't regret it at all. Not the same as the fisherman on the tv shows but it had it's times. Ah to be 18 again.
  2. gunflint

    SKUNKED!!!

    This time of year I go big, go deep or go home.
  3. gunflint

    Boat Fire

    Onboard chargers are the way to go. I have what is technically referred to as a 3 bank portable "In-Garage" charging system that consists 3 separate Harbor Freight portable chargers. (one for each trolling motor battery) And they do get pretty warm sometimes. Particularly when I charge 10 amps into that battery I bought from you last year.
  4. gunflint

    Boat Fire

    This is a big wake up call for me. I hook up 3 chargers at the end of every trip.
  5. gunflint

    Diesel Fuel Storage

    Thanks guys, I have access to the additive.
  6. How long can today's diesel be stored? I have access to several hundred gallons for my truck. Can I store it for a year without it going to pot?
  7. gunflint

    Transporting crawfish question

    Although to me crawfish in any form is bait I do know a few cajuns who insist on eating them. So for legal purposes I would think cooked crawfish are defined as food and not game or bait.
  8. gunflint

    Help with Lindy rigging with bow mount

    I do both. Most of the time when I'm riggin or jiggin I have both in the water. Unless you get an I-Pilot there's just no way a bowmount can hold you on specific structure like a transom mount back trolled. On the other hand for covering water the bowmount shines.
  9. gunflint

    Reel advice.

    Does she have a sister?
  10. gunflint

    Reel advice.

    In my opinion you're on the right track. I have 4 Loomis's with Stradics on them and I couldn't be much more satisfied. I haven't looked at a new spinning reel for a couple of years now but from what I understand the ci4 is just a Stradic in a graphite frame and they cost $40 to $50 more. I'd suggest a regular Stradic and pick up some super line and a few rigs or lures with the savings.
  11. gunflint

    Slot limit thoughts

    I am adamantly opposed to a state wide slot for lakes that don't need it. However the total inch concept is an interesting idea.
  12. gunflint

    Critical Concepts

    I believe that the Critical Concepts series was written when the Lindners were involved. There are a lot more presentations than rigging & jigging.
  13. gunflint

    Critical Concepts

    I don't much care for the show as I don't fish for Tarpon, Carp, or Bass and I would like to see more presentations other than swim baits. What I like about the book series is that it's dedicated to Walleyes.
  14. gunflint

    Critical Concepts

    I read all 5 volumes every winter.
  15. gunflint

    Trailer Springs

    Is anyone aware of a formula that can be used to determine what springs are best for a particular boat? I have a fairly light 16 foot Crestliner and I'm not convinced that the trailer that came with it was customized for the boat. It seems like there's a lot of banging back there on rough roads like the springs are too heavy duty for the weight of the boat.
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