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Re: Surf fishing attire

Post by Fish-cador » Sat May 19, 2018 12:00 am

here we go....popcorn anyone?



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Re: Surf fishing attire

Post by smile0784 » Sat May 19, 2018 12:58 am

Lol

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Re: Surf fishing attire

Post by Lightningx » Sat May 19, 2018 8:12 am

Fish-cador wrote:here we go....popcorn anyone?
Got some for me as well :P

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Re: Surf fishing attire

Post by one2three » Tue Jun 12, 2018 6:53 pm

This might be of interest and on special

Menace Marine Rain Jacket

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Re: Surf fishing attire

Post by Lightningx » Tue Jun 12, 2018 7:29 pm

Doesn’t look too bad :)

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Re: Surf fishing attire

Post by Bayrock » Tue Jun 12, 2018 9:04 pm

I use breathable chest waders with thermals underneath. Tried going with shorts and was way too cold for me.

On top I have thermals under a waterproof jacket. Using this I’ve had waves up to my waist without water ingress. Been out there on 2C mornings with no cold issues.
It’s the wind that chills you to the bone. Gets better when the sun is up. A long walk warms you up too of course, but without layers to keep the heat in it’ll quickly become a nasty experience.
That said I imagine a wetsuit will be too hot



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Re: Surf fishing attire

Post by dazz999 » Wed Jun 13, 2018 7:02 pm

bit off topic but how far are you casting say a 45grm metal lure

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Re: Surf fishing attire

Post by Bayrock » Wed Jun 13, 2018 8:45 pm

Not sure really difficult to see where they land in the waves, I imagine it’s 80+m or so, recently upgraded to a Samurai Ledge rod what a weapon, casting’s a pleasure now

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Post by Lightningx » Wed Jun 13, 2018 9:50 pm

That’s great to hear mate :)
How many feet is the new rod?

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Re: Surf fishing attire

Post by Bayrock » Thu Jun 14, 2018 6:14 am

9ft4.
Paired with a daiwa BG3000 what a nifty little reel



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