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mankini brothers on tour walton pier 15th march..another pb

Posted: Wed Mar 16, 2011 11:16 am
by aston74
myself and the snaggosaurus headed off to walton for an evening session
we took a steady run up there in snaggers pocket rocket !!!!!!! 120 mph all the way

we arrived at about midday to a very misty pier
we trudged to the lifeboat station and set up

it was pretty quiet from the off as h/t was about 8pm

by the time h/t arrived, all i had was a pin whiting, snagger had 6 or 7 whiting and codling

lots of little nibbles ( probably crabs )

after h/t it picked up quite a bit
in the end i had 10 fish, and i think tim had 14 or 15

biggest fish of the day went to me :D :D :D :D :D :D

a cracking early doggy of 63 cms, a fat little fella well over 2lbs.
we were still getting bites as we left at approx 11pm cos the fog was closing in
a very mixed bag of fish that is always nice to see
i had a doggy, whiting, codling and a dab
tim had codling, whiting and a POUTING !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
all the little codling were fat little fellas, lets hope the return later in the year
a very pleasant afternoon and evenings fishing

tim took the pics, i am sure they will be posted later by him

Posted: Wed Mar 16, 2011 11:55 am
by dontcatchmuch
well done roy and it sounds like the pier might be picking up a bit for you guys that fish it
sounds like a good day was had
steve

Walton Pier 15/03/2011

Posted: Wed Mar 16, 2011 6:24 pm
by Snagger
Hi all,

As Roy (Aston74) said, we had a pretty good session, I was expecting the

mist to clear but it stayed with us for the whole day all but an hour about 4ish,

everything was ringing wet due to all the moisture in the air.

Pic taken just before the mist lifted for a short time:-(Roy)
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My base camp ;) (Tim)
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we tried numerous bait's and cocktails of them, squid, Mackerel, live Lug

worm (Giants they were), Salted lug worm, Salted rag worm, Peeler crab,

sprats, Dungie blacks and I even tried some cornish pasty crust :D.

Rigs varied too with hook sizes 1.0 - 6.0, 2 hook fixed paternoster, 3 hook twisted wire boom rigs,

pulley and penal pulley rigs, Roy had what he called his Disco Rigs (loads

of Bling and a starlight too), I found the best rig and bait combo to be a

2 hook fixed paternoster with live / salted lug worm with a flag of squid.

pics of a few of the day's catch:-
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Roy with his Disco Rig:- (they worked wonders),
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Roy caught this one doing The Twist :)) :)) :))
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I was fishing not playing like Roy =)) =)) =))
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Nice double shot for me:-
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and again :D :D :D
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The crabs were on the war path too:-(4inch edible on bottom hook)
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I had a total of 14:-
1 x Pouting
3 x Whiting
10 x Codling

Roy had a total of 10:-
Whiting
Codling
Dab
and a 63cm Dog Fish (What a cracking fish, well done mate)

Roy's PB Doggy:-
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Pic of Roy's kit,
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Pic's of my Kit:-
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as you can see I have altered the Butt and the Tip Sections.

While we were there the RNLI went out on what looked like a training trip

so I took a couple of pics as they came back to the pier:-
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Hope you enjoy the report and pics, hope to see you all at the next comp,

Tight Lines All,

Tim B-) B-) B-)

Posted: Wed Mar 16, 2011 6:34 pm
by manic_muppet
It seems you had a very productive day/evening, well done on the fish, and the pics, its nice to be able to see the area in question. it looks a nice easy area to fish, Cheers...Mick

Posted: Wed Mar 16, 2011 6:37 pm
by dontcatchmuch
yep great pics and report tim see you at hythe
steve

Walton Pier 15/03/2011

Posted: Wed Mar 16, 2011 6:53 pm
by Snagger

Posted: Wed Mar 16, 2011 6:59 pm
by aston74
stevo
as snagger says
its fishable all year round
BUT ONLY IF YOU ARE A FISH GOD LIKE ME :D :D :D :D :D :D :D

w

Posted: Wed Mar 16, 2011 7:21 pm
by Snagger
Roy?

A Fish God?

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Posted: Wed Mar 16, 2011 7:31 pm
by Cabrat
Excellent pics and report guys well done on the catching and thank snaggersaurus Bailey on the pics..........

Ur right Tim
Aston is having delusions.

Even the Forum blanker Me outfished him on the last charity comp and packed in 3 hours before he did lol lol lol B-) B-) B-) B-) B-)

Need i say more ha ha >:) >:) >:) >:) >:) >:) >:)

Cabbus

Walton Pier 15/03/2011

Posted: Wed Mar 16, 2011 8:48 pm
by Snagger
Dave I totally agree with you :D :D :D :D

Tim B-)

hi

Posted: Wed Mar 16, 2011 9:51 pm
by baitman
hi guys nice fish might have too get up there my self soon...glad you had a good day ... baitman

Posted: Thu Mar 17, 2011 3:02 pm
by tilburyboy
Well done lads, nice pic's. and not a mankini it sight,thank you ive only just erased the last pictures from my memory lol. :-O

MANIKIN BROTHERS

Posted: Thu Mar 17, 2011 3:23 pm
by ducker
hi tim and roy sounds like you both had a great night out great report and pictures ell done both of you onthe good job iwasant there to show you how it is done again the cod father see report on walton east coast

ducker alias cod father

Posted: Thu Mar 17, 2011 6:44 pm
by edwards73
well done tim and roy,, im sorry i couldnt make it as i normally have me kids tuesdays thats why i went wed with the new found cod god in mr ducker lol

great report and pics as always

also well done roy on the pb doggie

will have to link up very soon

simon