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by sloth
Thu Jan 11, 2018 7:37 pm
Forum: Soft Plastics & Lures
Topic: Is braid absolutely necessary for soft plastics?
Replies: 22
Views: 461

Re: Is braid absolutely necessary for soft plastics?

No one going to mention gliss ? :) Braid isn't necessary but it does transmit vibrations better than fluro/mono so you'll get more feel - and it's not just detecting bites - it's feel of the bottom structure, if you're going through weed/sea-grass etc as well as any bumps/takes. With zero stretch it...
by sloth
Tue Jan 09, 2018 4:46 pm
Forum: Melbourne CBD & Docklands area
Topic: Docklands
Replies: 249
Views: 12064

Re: Docklands

Greggo can bring the tip top and is on ladder duty in that case
by sloth
Mon Jan 08, 2018 2:25 pm
Forum: Melbourne CBD & Docklands area
Topic: Docklands
Replies: 249
Views: 12064

Re: Docklands

piscateur wrote:Just read that too, now I feel armed to tackle the Docks!


Give me a shout if you head down :) been too long
by sloth
Sun Jan 07, 2018 1:46 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Fishing Myths and Fishing Facts
Replies: 37
Views: 852

Re: Fishing Myths and Fishing Facts

Funny.
by sloth
Sat Jan 06, 2018 9:56 pm
Forum: Soft Plastics & Lures
Topic: Cranka crabs
Replies: 7
Views: 291

Re: Cranka crabs

This vid covers off one of the deadliest and secret techniques to using the cranka crab:

https://youtu.be/e0GduAXEtO8
by sloth
Sat Jan 06, 2018 10:13 am
Forum: Bream Fishing
Topic: Why so hard to catch Bream in Docklands
Replies: 26
Views: 588

Re: Why so hard to catch Bream in Docklands

My post on the docks is in the premium members section. You'll have to throw a few bucks at the site to access it. Docks bream are highly pressured so pretty finicky. Took me ages to get my first. Trick with the strike pro micro vibes is really just patience and moving. Drop every single pylon you c...
by sloth
Fri Jan 05, 2018 10:00 pm
Forum: Brighton to Sandringham
Topic: Brighton today
Replies: 22
Views: 785

Re: Brighton today

What rod do you have and what's the cast weight on it (usually written on the blank)? Going heavy for flatties won't matter but you don't want to use more weight to cover up an issue you could fix .... You're setup sounds ok if you're using braid .. Could just be technique? maybe... i can check out...
by sloth
Fri Jan 05, 2018 6:51 pm
Forum: Brighton to Sandringham
Topic: Brighton today
Replies: 22
Views: 785

Re: Brighton today

What rod do you have and what's the cast weight on it (usually written on the blank)?

Going heavy for flatties won't matter but you don't want to use more weight to cover up an issue you could fix .... You're setup sounds ok if you're using braid ..
Could just be technique?
by sloth
Fri Jan 05, 2018 12:52 pm
Forum: Bream Fishing
Topic: The Bream Master Is Back!!!
Replies: 71
Views: 1571

Re: The Bream Master Is Back!!!

purple5ive wrote:Where have you been man. Its been ages since i seen anything from you..
Cheers


Yeah .... Haven't wet a line for a long time so not much to post about.
by sloth
Fri Jan 05, 2018 8:39 am
Forum: Bream Fishing
Topic: The Bream Master Is Back!!!
Replies: 71
Views: 1571

Re: The Bream Master Is Back!!!

That escalated quickly :)

Go post it on bm - I'll go grab a latte and some popcorn

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