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by nctrucker
Sun Apr 14, 2019 7:37 am
Forum: Show and Tell
Topic: Best Brook Trout
Replies: 9
Views: 1917

Re: Best Brook Trout

some days shine brighter than others. way to go!
by nctrucker
Thu Apr 04, 2019 6:53 am
Forum: Hardbaits
Topic: Looking for the opposite of suspend dots
Replies: 13
Views: 4277

Re: Looking for the opposite of suspend dots

you might try palsa stick on strike indicators.
by nctrucker
Wed Apr 03, 2019 6:32 pm
Forum: Reels
Topic: Received my first DC reel
Replies: 2
Views: 1142

Re: Received my first DC reel

well you've had that curado dc a month now. how are you liking it? would you recommend one? i fish smaller lakes, no saltwater. no huge weedbed/grass mats. i throw trigs, spinnerbaits, cranks, topwaters, senkos, ned rigs, plastics, and jerkbaits. i've got three daiwa/megabass casting reels NIB but b...
by nctrucker
Wed Feb 13, 2019 1:15 pm
Forum: Ultralight Fishing
Topic: A custom handle for ultralight fishing, which one better?
Replies: 2
Views: 2061

Re: A custom handle for ultralight fishing, which one better?

what reel are we enhancing? some are fine/excellent as is. some need a little help.
i like stradic 2000's as they are. my cardinal 3's and 4's have been given bigger handles and metal spools.
by nctrucker
Thu Feb 07, 2019 8:58 am
Forum: Hardbaits
Topic: Cold water/ cold front -fall / winter JERKBAIT
Replies: 18
Views: 4829

Re: Cold water/ cold front -fall / winter JERKBAIT


in your pic, what is the color of the bait just below the MG Secret Shadow? Gill is what it appears to be? some flavor of perch?
by nctrucker
Wed Jan 30, 2019 5:54 pm
Forum: General
Topic: BPS and Cabelas
Replies: 14
Views: 6019

Re: BPS and Cabelas

if you like flinging flies, cabelas CGR fiberglass rods have many good reviews. i've got two of the 5 wts, a 7' and a 7' 6". rods look great. fit and finish is fine. i'd like to have a need for the 7' 6" 7-8 wt rod. since you're on tackle tour you realize there's a spot for all three major materials...
by nctrucker
Fri Jan 25, 2019 10:43 am
Forum: Hardbaits
Topic: Showerblow help
Replies: 8
Views: 2350

Re: Showerblow help

Reservoir wrote:This lure is super easy to walk.
X2. easiest walking action i've ever done. i'm throwing the 105 size for largemouth.
by nctrucker
Sun Jan 20, 2019 4:48 pm
Forum: General
Topic: How to post for sale??
Replies: 9
Views: 4704

Re: How to post for sale??

Fishing4Fun wrote:Just make sure they are halfway meaningful posts spread out over a reasonable amt of time.

i've spread my 80 posts out over 6 years . a couple more years and i'll be there!
by nctrucker
Sun Jan 06, 2019 3:41 pm
Forum: Shimano Product Support
Topic: Part substitute question
Replies: 3
Views: 1050

Re: Part substitute question

looks like dad's old tackle has 19 of BNT 2394 in stock according to their website.
by nctrucker
Sun Jan 06, 2019 3:34 pm
Forum: General
Topic: What have you lost while fishing?
Replies: 54
Views: 25814

Re: What have you lost while fishing?

you guys have made me realize a new abu Cardinal rod and a new diawa spinning reel is not all that much.with the whitecaps(little bitty 45 acre lake) i was getting away from i just didn't care. lost a phone out on a lake. no 110's lost to date. happy over that. i remember ish monroe had a BAD day, l...
by nctrucker
Fri Jul 06, 2018 12:08 pm
Forum: Maintenance & SuperTuning Q&A
Topic: Bearings have me Perplexed
Replies: 18
Views: 3447

Re: Bearings have me Perplexed

i managed to change spool bearings on a flea market chronarch 100 i got so cheap i bought another setup from the guy($10 or $15 for the 100a and a shimano crucial rod). i had some abec bearings i put in it. day and night difference! but a year later the performance has lessened. i think another bett...
by nctrucker
Fri Jun 29, 2018 11:05 am
Forum: Ultralight Fishing
Topic: Cheap local BFS rod alternatives
Replies: 22
Views: 5088

Re: Cheap local BFS rod alternatives

Bxn7-62 i don't mean to hijack thread but show us some pics of the little baits you make. balsa?
by nctrucker
Sun Apr 15, 2018 5:09 pm
Forum: Enthusiast & Import Tackle
Topic: Retro style rod
Replies: 33
Views: 3277

Re: Retro style rod

Smalleyez , what pound test you throwing with the 1500? lure weights?
by nctrucker
Thu Apr 12, 2018 5:32 am
Forum: Plastics
Topic: GYCB Fat Ika?
Replies: 11
Views: 3673

Re: GYCB Fat Ika?

just wondering if you did rig it a la mode neko rig yet? skirt down or up?
by nctrucker
Wed Mar 21, 2018 12:23 pm
Forum: Jigs/Spinner/Buzzbaits
Topic: Please help! Trying to find some jig skirts!
Replies: 7
Views: 8369

Re: Please help! Trying to find some jig skirts!

i'd check out tackle warehouse's stock and perhaps "Metallic Foil Silicone Strips" in Black/Red at Jann's netcraft.