Search found 1558 matches

by cheaterparts
Fri Apr 20, 2018 7:05 am
Forum: Game Fishing
Topic: Whos tuna fishing this season?
Replies: 52
Views: 873

Re: Whos tuna fishing this season?

Well the Kayak is tuned and ready but with a week away to South West Rocks only a week ago it will be a few weeks before the bank account and minister for finance will give me the OK a few of the mates are headed for Port Macdonnell in SA this W/E to join up with a few of the S.A off shore kayak fis...
by cheaterparts
Sat Apr 14, 2018 6:01 pm
Forum: Kayak Fishing
Topic: resent trip north to South West Rocks
Replies: 11
Views: 318

Re: resent trip north to South West Rocks

Lightningx wrote:Couldn’t see the pics when I first read the report.
Great pics. That bonito dish looks tasty :thumbsup:


yes I just sat down today and dragged the pics out of the camera - something to do as fishing is off the agenda today
by cheaterparts
Sat Apr 14, 2018 9:33 am
Forum: Kayak Fishing
Topic: resent trip north to South West Rocks
Replies: 11
Views: 318

Re: resent trip north to South West Rocks

I've added some pics to the first post
by cheaterparts
Wed Apr 11, 2018 6:28 pm
Forum: Kayak Fishing
Topic: resent trip north to South West Rocks
Replies: 11
Views: 318

resent trip north to South West Rocks

6 of us headed north for a week leaving late good Friday and arriving at South West Rocks Saturday after noon for our annual trip there ( my 4th time ) After getting set up in the house and rigging done for the morning it was off to bed for a well earned sleep http://i66.tinypic.com/i1mm93.jpg some ...
by cheaterparts
Wed Apr 11, 2018 5:32 pm
Forum: Boating
Topic: Dura hubs
Replies: 8
Views: 220

Re: Dura hubs

if it's any help a guy I work for uses and swears by Dura hubs and has used bearing buddies in the past seals - the std trailer seal that most trailers use work best to hold the oil in but water does go through them -- the seal most use for trailers are the marine sytle http://www.supercheapauto.com...
by cheaterparts
Sat Mar 17, 2018 7:13 am
Forum: Boating
Topic: Cooling down of bearings?
Replies: 25
Views: 518

Re: Cooling down of bearings?

Just wondering how long people wait for bearings to cool before they put there trailer into the water? I just have problems with the rear bearings and I was told by the mechanic that after driving a hour to the ramp you need to wait 30 mins for the bearings to cool down before reversing the trailer...
by cheaterparts
Tue Mar 13, 2018 11:26 am
Forum: General
Topic: Are you a land based fisho or a boat fisho?
Replies: 43
Views: 681

Re: Are you a land based fisho or a boat fisho?

I have done both - boating when young then more land based and now almost only by kayak

I think the kayak has the best of both worlds - really with one you can get to most places that boat or land based guys can get to
by cheaterparts
Sat Mar 10, 2018 8:11 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Yak close call
Replies: 21
Views: 531

Re: Yak close call

adamk wrote:i honestly think they should make ais mandatory for yaks even boats
if you dont know what ais is https://www.marinetraffic.com/en/ais/ho ... 46/zoom:13

but yeah lots of tools on the water


not sure how this works
by cheaterparts
Sat Mar 10, 2018 8:07 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Yak close call
Replies: 21
Views: 531

Re: Yak close call

I went out last night and when the tide ran too quick i came into mchaffies reef. 2 kyaks were flashing a torch at me to show me they were there. .. Putrid effort. If i hit these wankers i woukd of looked like a fool. Long weekend all these wankers come out. Not a nice feeling driving in the dark a...
by cheaterparts
Wed Mar 07, 2018 6:11 am
Forum: Western Port Bay Fishing Reports
Topic: blind bight boat ramp times??
Replies: 14
Views: 359

Re: blind bight boat ramp times??

if it's any help the lowest tide height I can get a kayak in or out from the BB ramp is 1.4 meter tide height - you will need more than that going by the tide chart I could get in with a kayak ( without getting muddy feet ) around 10.40 am or after 4.30 pm any lower that that is a drag through the m...

Go to advanced search