Search found 212 matches

by phatboy
Sun May 23, 2010 2:21 am
Forum: Kayak
Topic: Stackpole kayak Wednsday 26/5 any1 want to join me???
Replies: 1
Views: 4815

Stackpole kayak Wednsday 26/5 any1 want to join me???

im hoping to get the mrs to drop me off at stackpole quay on wednesday for a spot of macky bashing and possibly pollack on the yak.
if any1s interested in joining me let me know
cheers
Phill
by phatboy
Sun May 23, 2010 2:19 am
Forum: Kayak
Topic: wisemans bridge 22/5/10
Replies: 0
Views: 4902

wisemans bridge 22/5/10

decided to make the most of the sun this afternoon after spending all morning stripping the gearbox out of the mrs's peugot to change the clutch so took the family out to wisemans bridge beach. i was granted permission to take the yak and do a spot of fishing on the condition that when id finished i...
by phatboy
Tue May 18, 2010 2:57 am
Forum: Kayak
Topic: Another Very Interested Possible Kayaker
Replies: 11
Views: 10744

thats a nice yak m8
bet it set you back a bit tho
good luck and keep us updated on how you get on with it
Cheers
Phill
by phatboy
Mon May 10, 2010 5:25 am
Forum: Kayak
Topic: looking into geetting one .......(again)
Replies: 7
Views: 7306

as jim has already said youll need a car with a roofrack and youll also need some sort of trolley to drag it over the sand/pebbles. best thing to do is find your local kayak dealer and have a word with them there. some even offer test paddles so you can try a few out b4 you decide. they should also ...
by phatboy
Thu Apr 29, 2010 3:27 pm
Forum: Saltwater Fly Fishing - SWFFing
Topic: They're Here!
Replies: 8
Views: 2582

nice 1 m8
just out of curiosity what type of fly where you using?
cheers
Phill
by phatboy
Fri Apr 23, 2010 12:10 pm
Forum: Tips and Tricks
Topic: New Tackle Box and a new way to store my traces
Replies: 2
Views: 7134

good idea m8 ive used the same box a couple of times but i found it a bit big to be humping over miles of sand at my local storm beaches when the tide is out ideal for shorter treks though. a really tough box, ive used mine as a work platform on many a job and it seems to stand up to being bashed ab...
by phatboy
Fri Apr 16, 2010 10:00 am
Forum: Kayak
Topic: KAYAK FISHING HASTINGS 3 DAY FESTIVAL
Replies: 14
Views: 9175

spoilsport :(
by phatboy
Wed Apr 14, 2010 1:46 pm
Forum: Kayak
Topic: KAYAK FISHING HASTINGS 3 DAY FESTIVAL
Replies: 14
Views: 9175

where was that then jim? i havent heard of any on this side of the water yet. lots of flatties coming in down fort Road though. as for those deformed bass i blame the refineries, must have mutated them lol :D i did have a deformed macky last year. it looked like a 1 1/2lb fish until you touched it a...
by phatboy
Sat Apr 10, 2010 3:02 am
Forum: Kayak
Topic: KAYAK FISHING HASTINGS 3 DAY FESTIVAL
Replies: 14
Views: 9175

Hi Bigles i didnt mean to offend you its just that recently a lot of people have been signing up to various forums just to advertise their events/ shops and as it seemed that you had not answered Jim's question it appeared that your post was just another 1 of these. i didnt mean to offend and im sor...
by phatboy
Mon Apr 05, 2010 3:31 pm
Forum: Kayak
Topic: KAYAK FISHING HASTINGS 3 DAY FESTIVAL
Replies: 14
Views: 9175

is it just me or does there seem to be more and more new members signing up and just posting 1 topic which is advertising some kind of event/ shop? X( btw Jim did you know theres an event @ stackpole the end of May organised by the national trust. no fishing just guided scenic trips to Caldey and Sk...
by phatboy
Fri Mar 26, 2010 10:22 am
Forum: Reels
Topic: Lidl reels - quality
Replies: 18
Views: 13010

by phatboy
Wed Mar 24, 2010 1:03 pm
Forum: Saltwater Fly Fishing - SWFFing
Topic: fly pattern help
Replies: 10
Views: 2779

thx for the help guys
i wouldnt mind getting interfered with by anything at the moment ;)
and going by last years catches 2-4lb would double my PB weight :D
by phatboy
Wed Mar 24, 2010 12:36 pm
Forum: Reels
Topic: Daiwa 7ht Reel ?
Replies: 10
Views: 5314

cheers guys
ill stick to mono until i get the hang of the reel and maybe change to braid later on.
ive got some 20lb mono in the shed (not sure of diameter though) will this do to get started with a 60lb leader?
by phatboy
Tue Mar 23, 2010 5:09 pm
Forum: Reels
Topic: Daiwa 7ht Reel ?
Replies: 10
Views: 5314

cheers for that

1 more question:
i need to refill the spool. i intend using it mainly for beach casting and from the kayak in the summer. ive decided to invest in some braid but what knot would be best to tie on a mono leader?
by phatboy
Tue Mar 23, 2010 4:38 pm
Forum: Reels
Topic: Daiwa 7ht Reel ?
Replies: 10
Views: 5314

Daiwa 7ht Reel ?

ive been given an old daiwa 7ht millionaire tournament reel but as ive never used a multiplier reel before i havent got a clue how to use it. i have 3 questions: 1. it probably sounds like a stupid question but is it possible to retrofit a levelwind to this reel? and if not how do i make sure the li...