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by davcon4005
Tue Sep 15, 2015 11:23 am
Forum: General Sea Fishing Forum
Topic: My personal safety
Replies: 5
Views: 4137

Thank you all.
by davcon4005
Sat Sep 12, 2015 2:41 pm
Forum: General Sea Fishing Forum
Topic: My personal safety
Replies: 5
Views: 4137

Thanks Buster 175. your reply is appreciated.
by davcon4005
Sat Sep 12, 2015 2:06 pm
Forum: General Sea Fishing Forum
Topic: My personal safety
Replies: 5
Views: 4137

My personal safety

Hi everyone..

Due to my cancers, I am pretty much unable to swim (my shoulder and arm joints are really sore and stiff). My question is would I be over the top wearing a flotation suit or life jacket or both while fishing from shore and piers.
by davcon4005
Wed Feb 18, 2015 3:04 pm
Forum: Reels
Topic: Multiplier Reel
Replies: 8
Views: 5682

seastreak

Rabbi2

Cheers Mate. Just been on and had a look at them, I think I will be trying to bid one up.

Dave
by davcon4005
Wed Feb 18, 2015 4:52 am
Forum: Reels
Topic: Multiplier Reel
Replies: 8
Views: 5682

Thanks all
by davcon4005
Tue Feb 17, 2015 2:13 pm
Forum: Reels
Topic: Multiplier Reel
Replies: 8
Views: 5682

You have to ask yourself a question;- why do I want a multiplier reel? Personally I have both but prefer a fixed spool for casting, especially at night as I will not have to mess about with a deadly birds nest tangle when I really just want to catch fish. OK, an FS reel doesn't cast as far but with...
by davcon4005
Mon Feb 16, 2015 9:19 pm
Forum: General Sea Fishing Forum
Topic: Pier fishing
Replies: 8
Views: 7804

AndyH

Cheers mate, I invested in a drop net, it has not had a lot of use lol but when needed it was a great help.
by davcon4005
Mon Feb 16, 2015 9:11 pm
Forum: Reels
Topic: Multiplier Reel
Replies: 8
Views: 5682

Multiplier Reel

Hi everyone

I have not used a multiplier but I am looking to purchase a cheap (just in case I can't use it) easy to use multiplier. All advice as usual will be very welcome and gratefully accepted :) .

Regards
Dave
by davcon4005
Tue Dec 23, 2014 10:02 pm
Forum: North East Coast
Topic: HELP!! with lifejacket
Replies: 3
Views: 3789

Thanks JudgeGeoff. Nice to know that..

Yakdiver I will see what I can do..

TYVM
by davcon4005
Mon Dec 22, 2014 6:47 pm
Forum: North East Coast
Topic: HELP!! with lifejacket
Replies: 3
Views: 3789

HELP!! with lifejacket

I have just purchased a 2nd hand/used lifejacket. the straps/fastenings are/were all wrong. I have tried setting them but I know they are wrong still. If anyone can help me I would be most grateful. I am in Teesside but can travel within limits, I have a bus pass. I would prefer contact via e-mail. ...
by davcon4005
Sun Jul 13, 2014 8:30 am
Forum: General Sea Fishing Forum
Topic: Pier fishing
Replies: 8
Views: 7804

Thanks again Keith. You comments are just what I need. Thank You.. B-) I am off to Whitby Scarborough and surrounding areas for a few days this week. I an taking boat rod Beach caster and I think I might give the Carp rod a try out, spare spool is loaded with 15lb, I will let you know how things go....
by davcon4005
Sat Jul 12, 2014 6:39 pm
Forum: General Sea Fishing Forum
Topic: Pier fishing
Replies: 8
Views: 7804

Many thanks Keith. Your comment is very welcome. I had thought about using my carp rod with 12lb line.

Your comment is appreciated.
by davcon4005
Sat Jul 12, 2014 1:27 pm
Forum: General Sea Fishing Forum
Topic: Pier fishing
Replies: 8
Views: 7804

Pier fishing

Hi everyone and thanks for your replies. The question I am about to ask may cause a lot of differing opinions, I ask that you do not criticise anybody's reply as I would like as much diversity as possible. I will respect all answers and draw my own conclusions from the feedback given. Thank you all ...
by davcon4005
Thu Jun 09, 2011 3:54 pm
Forum: Lines and Braid
Topic: Shock Leader... Yes or No?
Replies: 25
Views: 28263

Thank You All for your replies. I have just bought 55lb line and it will be all the way through, don't think I will have any problems.. I am hoping to get out this weekend. I will let you know how I get on. Once again I thank you all, it is a real comfort that I can pick the brains of seasoned fishe...
by davcon4005
Wed Jun 08, 2011 7:41 pm
Forum: North East Coast
Topic: Shock Leader
Replies: 4
Views: 3123

Thanks Royboy...
Should line be checked/changed weekly or monthly?