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by andy1_i
Tue Apr 26, 2011 10:01 am
Forum: Lines and Braid
Topic: Shock Leader... Yes or No?
Replies: 25
Views: 27995

imho,its always better to be safe than sorry.so just use a minimum of 50lb shock just to be on the safe side,it only takes one crackoff to really hurt somebody :(
by andy1_i
Mon Apr 25, 2011 9:10 pm
Forum: East Coast
Topic: multipliers
Replies: 17
Views: 12534

remember its smooth progressive casting that does the trick,start off slow,you have to put F/S style behind you and have to learn a completely new technique. try slowing your reel down.dont put so much power into your cast,distance will come with time after technique. dave docwra does a superb dvd,"...
by andy1_i
Tue Apr 19, 2011 1:35 am
Forum: East Coast
Topic: Frinton Beach Night Report Sat 16/4
Replies: 1
Views: 3394

well done chaps,there is a lot of those pins and small codlets about (give them a year or two ),may i suggest you switch to ragworm as that seems to be the bait that is bagging up along the east anglian coast at the moment,frinton may also be the area to try a few peelers (although ive never fished ...
by andy1_i
Tue Apr 12, 2011 7:30 am
Forum: East Coast
Topic: Suffolk Coast Reports?
Replies: 2
Views: 4023

is that walberswick your heading to? if you can be a bit more precise on your chosen venue,i'll happily provide you with all that i know


all the best

Andy B-)
by andy1_i
Tue Apr 05, 2011 3:30 pm
Forum: General Sea Fishing Forum
Topic: bass size limits?
Replies: 7
Views: 3521

SeaTurtle wrote:All the ones I see in Waitrose are from Anglesey (farmed) - but it annoys me every time I see them X(
yep me too buddy
by andy1_i
Tue Apr 05, 2011 1:56 pm
Forum: General Sea Fishing Forum
Topic: bass size limits?
Replies: 7
Views: 3521

the farmed ones (or so they say) usually come from greece,but as said should be marked/sold as such
by andy1_i
Wed Feb 16, 2011 6:25 pm
Forum: General Sea Fishing Forum
Topic: How much Leader?
Replies: 9
Views: 3535

how long is your rod? and how tall are you? as a general rule,that i follow,with arms out stretched is roughly the same length as your height ,now the maths bit lol. if say you are 6ft tall and you have a 12ft rod you will need roughly 4.5 arm stretches of shockleader,if you get my drift. this inclu...
by andy1_i
Thu Jan 13, 2011 3:30 pm
Forum: East Coast
Topic: interesting read
Replies: 5
Views: 4122

interesting read

it looks like fisheries protection is now firmly in the political aswell as the social spotlight and i think its only the tip of the iceberg


http://www.edp24.co.uk/sport/other-spor ... t_1_772367
by andy1_i
Thu Jan 13, 2011 2:56 pm
Forum: General Sea Fishing Forum
Topic: surely a good thing
Replies: 8
Views: 3001

im sure the website admin will sort that one out westy,its a step in the right direction,especially now HFW has started his fish fight
by andy1_i
Fri Jan 07, 2011 5:17 pm
Forum: General Sea Fishing Forum
Topic: surely a good thing
Replies: 8
Views: 3001

yeah i thought so too Keith
by andy1_i
Fri Jan 07, 2011 3:19 pm
Forum: General Sea Fishing Forum
Topic: surely a good thing
Replies: 8
Views: 3001

surely a good thing

was having a snout about on tinternet as one does and came across this little gem.

i think its maybe a step in the right direction for all anglers


www.knowyourfishlimits.co.uk


all the best


Andy
by andy1_i
Thu Dec 30, 2010 8:07 pm
Forum: East Coast
Topic: GORLESTON HOPTON
Replies: 2
Views: 2314

lowestoft is dire at the moment,southwold and dunwich are doing much better,dabs flounders, felixstowe has thrown a codling up 2.5lb but its the only one

n.norfolk shingle is throwing flatties up in a good manner


all the best

Andy
by andy1_i
Thu Dec 30, 2010 8:03 pm
Forum: Lines and Braid
Topic: Ultima F1 line
Replies: 5
Views: 7926

rob there should be a thread about F1 in the sea fishing lines section,i rate the stuff personally its the most popular mainline around my neck of the woods
by andy1_i
Sun Dec 19, 2010 4:15 pm
Forum: General Sea Fishing Forum
Topic: Fair weather angler
Replies: 19
Views: 4923

by andy1_i
Fri Dec 17, 2010 6:13 pm
Forum: General Sea Fishing Forum
Topic: Fair weather angler
Replies: 19
Views: 4923

Honestly m8 try it out its so warm on those cold nights. Just dont forget a few holes around the side and a couple in the lid and your good to go ;) i still have one in my shed,but you cant beat a tilly for warmth,set up at the back of your bivvy,hmmm toasty,tin foil wrapped sausage rolls on top he...