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by re-tyred
Wed Feb 21, 2018 3:04 pm
Forum: Fishing sales, deals and bargains
Topic: Vacuum Sealers
Replies: 15
Views: 256

Re: Vacuum Sealers

Use an Aldi one for all our fish. Also vac any vegies out of the garden that we are freezing. Works great had it for over 12 months. Just make sure you clean out the channel that any moisture goes into after each bag. Keep your fish just one layer deep, so if it is flatty fillets put them in in rows...
by re-tyred
Sun Feb 18, 2018 4:32 pm
Forum: Gippsland Fishing Reports
Topic: Lakes Entrance Report
Replies: 13
Views: 560

Re: Lakes Entrance Report

Motor was losing some cooling water around a worn grommet at the pump and had a bit of sand and gravel up inside it. Once I replaced the grommet and ran it in a tub it pushed out the crap
by re-tyred
Sun Feb 18, 2018 12:16 pm
Forum: Gippsland Fishing Reports
Topic: Lakes Entrance Report
Replies: 13
Views: 560

Re: Lakes Entrance Report

My effort this morning. Had to test the motor after last weeks issues. Did a quick blast up the lake, all seemed good. Headed out over the bar and 20 minutes later stopped at a favourite rock. Two minutes later my light rod goes nuts and I am battling what feels like a very large snapper. It only ha...
by re-tyred
Thu Feb 15, 2018 4:22 am
Forum: Gippsland Fishing Reports
Topic: Lakes Entrance Report
Replies: 13
Views: 560

Re: Lakes Entrance Report

can't flathead for a feed. Went out with a mate on Tuesday. 4 large flatties and a 6kg snapper. Lost another snapper and we hooked a large shark on a balloon rig. It busted off after taking about 100mtrs of line. There was no stopping it on the light game rod. It was a nice day out there. Had to tak...
by re-tyred
Fri Feb 09, 2018 3:26 pm
Forum: General Salt Water Fishing
Topic: Not my day
Replies: 13
Views: 439

Re: Not my day

No issues with charging. I have a volts display on the sounder, runs 12.3 to 12.7 motor off and about 13.5 when motor is running. Didn't get time to take it for a run today, will be Tuesday I think before I can give it another run. I am thinking it is temp related just need to prove it, then go thru...
by re-tyred
Fri Feb 09, 2018 6:33 am
Forum: General Salt Water Fishing
Topic: Not my day
Replies: 13
Views: 439

Re: Not my day

It is a Yamaha 30DETO 3 cylinder 2 stroke 2006 model.
by re-tyred
Fri Feb 09, 2018 5:06 am
Forum: General Salt Water Fishing
Topic: Not my day
Replies: 13
Views: 439

Re: Not my day

Is it fuel injected? If so then is it giving any error codez? My tohatsu has an overheat alarm and low oil alarm but looks like you checked both those out already. No it is a carby model. 30hp 3 cylinder Yamaha. No instruments just an alarm buzzer. I tested how the sensors work and they activate by...
by re-tyred
Thu Feb 08, 2018 7:36 pm
Forum: General Salt Water Fishing
Topic: Not my day
Replies: 13
Views: 439

Not my day

Well I usually avoid the xmas January busy times . This year was a bit longer with grandkids visiting. today was my day back fishing at last. Headed out at a leisurely 7am across the bar and out to a small but annoying easterly chop. Went west as there was a little bit of South westerly wind forecas...
by re-tyred
Thu Feb 08, 2018 7:09 pm
Forum: Boating
Topic: Safety Equipment
Replies: 15
Views: 333

Re: Safety Equipment

All the money that is spent on fishing gear and boats, bait and fuel. Why would you go without an EPIRB. It may not be required but it will save your life. I have an EPIRB on the boat and a PLB and handheld VHF on my lifejacket.
by re-tyred
Tue Jan 30, 2018 11:36 am
Forum: Gippsland Fishing Reports
Topic: Lakes Entrance Report
Replies: 69
Views: 3671

Re: Lakes Entrance Report

Flathead ID. Sand flathead. Dark spots and slimy skin that goes snotty when kept in the esky for a while. sand flathead.jpg Blue Spot . Clean looking blue/green spots very similar to a Dusky but considered a separate species by fisheries. Most common on the beach around Lakes.Refer to fisheries to I...

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