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by JS270
Sun Mar 26, 2017 9:37 pm
Forum: Surf Fishing
Topic: Testing Century T700 for the first time
Replies: 3
Views: 138

Re: Testing Century T700 for the first time

Marker is in excess of 200 meters but hard to judge over water. I will see if I can pick it up on Google earth and measure it. :water:
by JS270
Sun Mar 26, 2017 5:09 pm
Forum: Surf Fishing
Topic: Testing Century T700 for the first time
Replies: 3
Views: 138

Testing Century T700 for the first time

Must say that I was more than a little excited to try out my new Century T700 given some of the reviews that I have seen on the rod and the way the new material being used in its construction has been able to effect the way the rod performs like. Initial testing was the usual casting test with both ...
by JS270
Mon Mar 13, 2017 7:01 pm
Forum: Surf Fishing
Topic: nitro messiah
Replies: 17
Views: 528

Re: nitro messiah

Dazz ,

I am either fishing or practicing most weekends other than this coming weekend as I have a wedding to go too on the Saturday and Sunday I am going out with the wife. Happy for you to come down and get some advise . Always good teaching people to improve their fishing :-)
by JS270
Sun Mar 12, 2017 7:45 pm
Forum: Surf Fishing
Topic: nitro messiah
Replies: 17
Views: 528

Re: nitro messiah

If any of you guys are wanting a information and casting day I am happy to come and provide some help for those interested. Alternatively I will be doing a presentation night at the Footscray and District Angling club in a few weeks as a precursor to there surf comp in the first few weeks of April. ...
by JS270
Fri Feb 03, 2017 8:22 pm
Forum: Surf Fishing
Topic: 2017 ASF Championship
Replies: 0
Views: 153

2017 ASF Championship

Well once again the time has come and gone and once again we had a great time having fun, competing and catching up with friends from around the country. Sadly not everyone could make it for various reason but those of that were had a ball. Condition over the two days whilst clear and hot weren't th...
by JS270
Tue Jan 10, 2017 8:04 pm
Forum: Fishing Rods & Reels
Topic: Why I love Overheads
Replies: 9
Views: 511

Re: Why I love Overheads

My go too reel for surf and around the bay is the Penn Squall 15 running 15 pound Suffix tritanium and a 80 pound shock leader . the Zziplex M4 Evo is a sweet rod and I really liked casting with the 125 gram lead on it though it will handle all of the common sized leads with ease . https://youtu.be/...
by JS270
Mon Jan 09, 2017 5:24 am
Forum: Fishing Rods & Reels
Topic: Why I love Overheads
Replies: 9
Views: 511

Re: Why I love Overheads

The overhead has an advantage of about 10% in maximum distance, there size and weight is generally better though with the newer high end thread lines are bridging this gap well. It takes a little more skill in controlling the reels so that gives you that feeling of being more in control of the cast....
by JS270
Sun Jan 08, 2017 10:01 pm
Forum: Fishing Rods & Reels
Topic: Why I love Overheads
Replies: 9
Views: 511

Why I love Overheads

Just love the sound of an overhead unloading when you get a good cast away :water:

Even when you start with a few hassles you quickly forget that when you nail the rest :cheers:

https://youtu.be/4wpNUeTY81c

Regards
by JS270
Sun Dec 11, 2016 9:17 am
Forum: Snapper Fishing
Topic: Something different
Replies: 4
Views: 1175

Something different

Must say that it's good to get out and do something different for a change , so what did I do well went fishing of course . The difference this this time though was it was in the boat with the younger brother Shane. Kick off time was around 3.30 launching his boat from Mornington and heading out to ...
by JS270
Sun Nov 27, 2016 10:05 am
Forum: Surf Fishing
Topic: The good and bad in life
Replies: 3
Views: 1522

The good and bad in life

Strange day yesterday , got the sad news that we lost my cousin to cancer and now the family has to deal with the loss in our different ways . For me it was good to get out and have a fish in the night. Taking things very relaxed as I now want to enjoy the times that are available as it can be taken...

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