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by chameleon
Tue Jul 19, 2011 9:42 pm
Forum: Boat Owners Forum
Topic: Your Opinion on Cathedrel Hulls?
Replies: 22
Views: 26252

great in calmer weather not good at all when rough and uncomfortable when riding at anchor in any sort of rough sea
by chameleon
Tue Jul 19, 2011 9:15 pm
Forum: Boat Owners Forum
Topic: Boat owners register.
Replies: 104
Views: 107472

Based in Denbighshire North Wales and fishing out of Prestatyn my dory is a great boat for inshore fishing, plugging and spinning, currently looking for reliable crew Image
by chameleon
Tue Jul 19, 2011 12:03 am
Forum: Terminal Tackle
Topic: bream
Replies: 11
Views: 11841

ive also tried the VMC 7240 pattern and think that they are are very over priced for what they are and not of especially good quality compared to Varivas or Sakuma which i now regard as some of the best hooks made

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by chameleon
Mon Jul 18, 2011 11:48 pm
Forum: Terminal Tackle
Topic: bream
Replies: 11
Views: 11841

yes thats very true but i believe they were mustad so not exactly cheap rubbish
by chameleon
Mon Jul 18, 2011 10:00 pm
Forum: Terminal Tackle
Topic: Making leads ?
Replies: 27
Views: 25929

i have a lot of trouble getting lead these days it seems that its getting rather scarce now apart from in the big cities were there is lots of old property being demolished, my plumber friend rarely comes across it anymore. pity i used to make a lot of leads. hospital radio therapy units usually hav...
by chameleon
Mon Jul 18, 2011 9:21 am
Forum: Boat Owners Forum
Topic: what fish in sept
Replies: 3
Views: 6705

small whiting, dogs, mackerel, dabs, thornbacks
by chameleon
Sun Jul 17, 2011 10:59 pm
Forum: Terminal Tackle
Topic: wishbone rigs
Replies: 8
Views: 26318

use your wishbone on a pulley rig and make the entire hook length detachable on a gemini swivel clip and of a different colour to the main rig body
by chameleon
Sun Jul 17, 2011 10:50 pm
Forum: Wales Coast Angling
Topic: Anyone catching around the Barmouth area
Replies: 4
Views: 10075

my god what sort of rig were you using a crab and a feather on the same rig?
by chameleon
Sun Jul 17, 2011 5:19 pm
Forum: Boat Owners Forum
Topic: Boat owners register.
Replies: 104
Views: 107472

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by chameleon
Sun Jul 17, 2011 5:17 pm
Forum: Boat Owners Forum
Topic: Boat owners register.
Replies: 104
Views: 107472

hi im based in Rhyl area of north wales and very keen on inshore fishing from my 14 foot dory[img]
by chameleon
Sun Jul 17, 2011 1:16 pm
Forum: Boat Owners Forum
Topic: Advice for a novice...
Replies: 5
Views: 8171

hi i would recommend a dell quay dory at just under 14 foot as they dont have a cuddy so have better visibillity for maneuvering around other river users at close qarters, the hull is foam filled and unsinkable, takes up to six people max 2-3 in comfort are fast with up to a 40hp engine but quite fa...
by chameleon
Sun Jul 17, 2011 11:09 am
Forum: Terminal Tackle
Topic: Running Ledger combined with 2 Hook Flapper
Replies: 7
Views: 10307

hi andy im a bit puzzled how do you make your sliding bait clip with 2 clips?
by chameleon
Sun Jul 17, 2011 10:39 am
Forum: Terminal Tackle
Topic: Ready made sea fishing rigs
Replies: 9
Views: 13015

andy dont you mean grinners for the bodys and half bloods for the hooks?
by chameleon
Sat Jul 16, 2011 8:29 pm
Forum: Terminal Tackle
Topic: Rotten bottoms
Replies: 13
Views: 13400

most reliable method i have found is to tie an over hand knot in the bottom of your rig then tie a length of your rotton bottom above the loop using a 3 turn water knot at the other end of your weak line tie on a pear shaped link clip the lead to this then pass the loop in the end of the trace throu...
by chameleon
Sat Jul 16, 2011 8:12 pm
Forum: Terminal Tackle
Topic: bream
Replies: 11
Views: 11841

depends where you fish and the size of fish you expect i would go with size 4s and i like circles too, i once had a 4 Lb bream bend a size 1 aberdeen almost straight fishing the tide race at Portland i then went on to use size 1 tinned O'shaunassy's i have since moved on to circles but the size gene...