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by Tim399
Fri May 17, 2019 4:57 pm
Forum: Department of Primary Industries / Fisheries
Topic: TREES FOR FISH EVENT Maribyrnong River Monday 20 May, 2019
Replies: 10
Views: 825

Re: TREES FOR FISH EVENT Maribyrnong River Monday 20 May, 2019

"Re-purposing" trees? Why not simply say "using" trees, or doesn't that sound important enough? It seems “re-purposing” sounds more trendy than recycling or re-using. I wonder what the cost involved is and exactly how this is done? Trees kept whole on a big truck? Skip full of cut up tree limbs? An...
by Tim399
Fri May 17, 2019 5:45 am
Forum: Boating
Topic: RWD Towing big boats?
Replies: 13
Views: 1100

Re: RWD Towing big boats?

If the maximum towball weight is reached you could always put something heavy in the tub if the Ute. A cheap and safe way to find if weight over the rear wheels will help is to stack a few of the cheapest 20kg bags of concrete mix in the back
by Tim399
Thu May 09, 2019 5:45 am
Forum: Fishing sales, deals and bargains
Topic: Ugly stick
Replies: 29
Views: 2052

Re: Ugly stick

My mate tried the hoppers store on Monday and he was told by a staff member that head office directed the staff not to honour the additional 30% off humm went to mentone saturday had a sign ugly stick $50 sign not far from it buy 1 20% off buy 2 30% off the guy next to me was buying 1 gave me the m...
by Tim399
Thu May 09, 2019 5:42 am
Forum: Show us your purchases
Topic: Show us your purchases!
Replies: 4337
Views: 180863

Re: Show us your purchases!

:thumbsup: I haven’t tried the lumo strands, I didn’t see them when I bought my flash. Be sure to let us know if they make a difference though
by Tim399
Wed May 08, 2019 7:30 pm
Forum: Show us your purchases
Topic: Show us your purchases!
Replies: 4337
Views: 180863

Re: Show us your purchases!

I couldn't find the right stuff, and that crinkled fibre you get looks awesome. Gday bug, for the snatchers I used to buy the expensive stuff from fly fishing stores (about $12 per bunch of crystal flash) until I found bulk crystal flash cheap on eBay, and looks to be the exact same, although some ...
by Tim399
Wed May 08, 2019 7:19 pm
Forum: Show us your purchases
Topic: Show us your purchases!
Replies: 4337
Views: 180863

Re: Show us your purchases!

Hi Dazz, I use the veevus thread I think I was using 150D, then I soak all the threads with clear nail polish to bond them and make them more durable
by Tim399
Wed May 08, 2019 6:37 pm
Forum: Snorkeling and diving around Melbourne
Topic: Diver killed by boat
Replies: 34
Views: 2625

Re: Diver killed by speeding boat

As far as I am aware there is not any laws that prohibits a boat operater from being within 100m of a diver down flag, the law reads that the boat operater must travel no faster than 5knt within 100m of any diver down flag. In other words just use common sense, avoid divers if possible and If you mu...
by Tim399
Tue May 07, 2019 8:24 pm
Forum: Fishing sales, deals and bargains
Topic: Ugly stick
Replies: 29
Views: 2052

Re: Ugly stick

My mate tried the hoppers store on Monday and he was told by a staff member that head office directed the staff not to honour the additional 30% off
by Tim399
Tue May 07, 2019 5:29 pm
Forum: Show us your purchases
Topic: Show us your purchases!
Replies: 4337
Views: 180863

Re: Show us your purchases!

All great purchases guys. I have a "broad' notion of what fishing is , , , , and this is part of Fishing , , , , the excitement of the purchase, the anticipation of getting to use it, the success in our minds they are going to give us. I purchased some "hairy Hooks", lumo beads, leader etc etc , , ...
by Tim399
Mon May 06, 2019 7:58 pm
Forum: General Salt Water Fishing
Topic: Surface Plops.
Replies: 20
Views: 2633

Re: Surface Plops.

After a doughnut session on the yak yesterday (juvenile salmon don't count) my plans for today initially I was going to take the boat for a run targeting Gummy Sharks then Squid around lunchtime yesterdays result changed those plans. Waking up nice and early after breakfast and a quick coffee I was...

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