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by DougieK
Sat May 30, 2020 6:57 pm
Forum: General
Topic: The Mrs wants to come fishing
Replies: 6
Views: 47

Re: The Mrs wants to come fishing

When The Iron Princess first started fishing with me, we literally spent a couple of hours drilling knots and a bit of time down the road at the park learning the biomechanical movements of casting a salmon slug, avoiding wind knots, good fighting techniques and how drag works. Invest in the skills ...
by DougieK
Fri May 29, 2020 6:51 am
Forum: General
Topic: SBT recreational fishing study
Replies: 1
Views: 90

SBT recreational fishing study

I haven't read it yet but will try and get through it this weekend. For all of your interest.

https://imas.utas.edu.au/__data/assets/ ... n874iFZ0vs
by DougieK
Thu May 28, 2020 8:34 pm
Forum: General
Topic: More restrictions bring lifted.
Replies: 25
Views: 818

Re: More restrictions bring lifted.

cobby wrote:
Thu May 28, 2020 12:41 pm
Seriously, that level of propaganda from a non Asian country hasn't been seen since the fall of the Berlin wall
You have, literally, no idea what you're talking about.

Just stop, this is embarrassing.
by DougieK
Thu May 28, 2020 8:32 am
Forum: Off Topic Forum
Topic: NSW kayaker final moments :(
Replies: 30
Views: 703

Re: NSW kayaker final moments :(

Nothing will help you if you cop a freak wave, they even overturn ships There are plenty of things that can help you when you cop a freak wave , , , , in any vessel. Here's a check list of things that can help you: * Experience * Being prepared * Safety Equipment * Knowing how to use your Safety Eq...
by DougieK
Thu May 28, 2020 8:23 am
Forum: Off Topic Forum
Topic: Ford v Holden
Replies: 18
Views: 396

Re: Ford v Holden

Literally sponsored by "Must have Mustangs"



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by DougieK
Wed May 27, 2020 10:24 am
Forum: General
Topic: Whats the point? hooks and lines..
Replies: 20
Views: 468

Re: Whats the point? hooks and lines..

The biggest change for me (after drags that work) was switching to high quality braid. I tried a few and settled on 12lb Tasline for almost everything. As long as you have an outfit that suitable for what you're fishing for, going from a 4 carrier 'cheap' braid to an 8 carrier quality braid is the b...
by DougieK
Tue May 26, 2020 6:11 pm
Forum: Off Topic Forum
Topic: 4 day working week
Replies: 12
Views: 318

Re: 4 day working week

Would need to be coupled with a UBI or a very strong social security program in order to work. Never happen, the moment you start talking like that you're a communist according to the Australian media.
by DougieK
Tue May 26, 2020 9:27 am
Forum: Hooks, Line & Sinkers
Topic: Hooks.
Replies: 12
Views: 261

Re: Hooks.

Try going down a couple of hook sizes as well and see if it improves your bait loss to hookup ratio.
by DougieK
Mon May 25, 2020 11:34 am
Forum: General
Topic: More restrictions bring lifted.
Replies: 25
Views: 818

Re: More restrictions bring lifted.

It'd be awfully cynical of me to think the further easing restrictions despite the state having an infection rate over 3 times that of any other in the country for the month so far as a way to squash the questioning of the health departments handling of Cedar which makes up half of said cases alone...
by DougieK
Sun May 24, 2020 11:27 am
Forum: General
Topic: More restrictions bring lifted.
Replies: 25
Views: 818

Re: More restrictions bring lifted.

Text for clarity on mobile. 24 May 2020 Statement From The Premier The whole way through this pandemic, our advice to Victorians has remained the same: “stay home”. Now, as we begin to settle into a new normal, our message is “stay safe”. That means maintaining your physical distance. Using common s...

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