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by cheaterparts
Mon Mar 27, 2017 11:21 am
Forum: Kayak Fishing
Topic: Seak Pedal Kayak
Replies: 10
Views: 367

Re: Seak Pedal Kayak

I have never seen one but the things worth asking - can you get replacement parts for the drive if it fails if not it will make your investment fairly worthless I'm not a fan of pedal drives myself you should think about if you really need the extra components that can fail - going cheaper makes you...
by cheaterparts
Wed Mar 22, 2017 5:33 pm
Forum: Australian Natives
Topic: Cod Trip 2017
Replies: 166
Views: 3971

Re: Cod Trip 2017

at this tender stage I'll be coming up early Sat Morning - I'll be working Friday now
by cheaterparts
Tue Mar 21, 2017 4:25 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Barber Perch
Replies: 3
Views: 147

Re: Barber Perch

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MP9-ZhHqHUQ&feature=youtu.be

I saw this and they say small but tasty - I was also looking to find if they were any good to eat after micro jigging one in 35 meter of water - it didn't release well at all

must say they are a pretty fish
by cheaterparts
Tue Mar 21, 2017 4:15 pm
Forum: Other Species
Topic: Does anglers killing carp make any difference?
Replies: 90
Views: 1560

Re: Does anglers killing carp make any difference?

If you did catch and release a carp you are doing no more harm than if you never caught it in the first place. ie you are having nil environmental impact, which is probably why the fines for doing so is rarely, if ever, enforced. Anyone got any stats on such fines? Keith while it may make little di...
by cheaterparts
Mon Mar 20, 2017 8:41 am
Forum: Kayak Fishing
Topic: Motors on kayaks
Replies: 40
Views: 815

Re: Motors on kayaks

hornet wrote:From the web site "Suitable for calm closed waters only "

They describe it as an estuary model..



Yes it really cuts down the options of where to fish with these things Makes a tinny look good doesn't it
by cheaterparts
Mon Mar 20, 2017 6:38 am
Forum: Kayak Fishing
Topic: Motors on kayaks
Replies: 40
Views: 815

Re: Motors on kayaks

My take on it is somethings can be modified to do things they were not designed for and work perfectly well safely, somethings don't .. Any modifications to Kayaks need to be carefully thought about, seeing your life may depend on it.. This one at BCF is designed to be battery powered, also it was ...
by cheaterparts
Sun Mar 19, 2017 5:23 pm
Forum: Kayak Fishing
Topic: a clip from the 3rd round of the stealth summer series
Replies: 9
Views: 217

Re: a clip from the 3rd round of the stealth summer series

You can't beat the Penn slammers for price verses longevity in salt water, the 560 bait runners are excellent as well as the non runner version, the max drag settings are up there with the best of them expensive reels, most my reels are now slammers and shimano's ... over the Aust day W/E Jordo pul...
by cheaterparts
Sun Mar 19, 2017 6:08 am
Forum: Kayak Fishing
Topic: Motors on kayaks
Replies: 40
Views: 815

Re: Motors on kayaks

I'd be more worried about some bloke in his $500 eBay special with a 30+ah deep cycle battery on the deck and a home made knock up motor mount 1km off Mornington with an impending sea breeze than the guys hitting up Julia reef on their purpose built skis/kayaks.... this is the real worry and of cau...
by cheaterparts
Sat Mar 18, 2017 9:09 pm
Forum: Kayak Fishing
Topic: a clip from the 3rd round of the stealth summer series
Replies: 9
Views: 217

Re: a clip from the 3rd round of the stealth summer series

How does the gear hold up in those conditions? biggest problem is damage to gear going through the surf mainly if you turtle - however all the off shore ski type kayaks will fit 4 rigged rods inside the hatch safe and sound for this reels are always a problem in any kayak fishing they are drowned a...
by cheaterparts
Sat Mar 18, 2017 8:01 pm
Forum: Kayak Fishing
Topic: Motors on kayaks
Replies: 40
Views: 815

Re: Motors on kayaks

I'd be more worried about some bloke in his $500 eBay special with a 30+ah deep cycle battery on the deck and a home made knock up motor mount 1km off Mornington with an impending sea breeze than the guys hitting up Julia reef on their purpose built skis/kayaks.... this is the real worry and of cau...

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