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  1. Anyone on the radio? Channel? Pm me... Sent from my iPhone using Lake Ontario United
  2. We have been skunked three trips in a row....I appreciate the tip! Sent from my iPhone using Lake Ontario United
  3. Setup at 100 and heading North Sent from my iPhone using Lake Ontario United
  4. Heading out shortly from Irondequoit- be there in about 45 minutes by the time I putter out of the bay! Sent from my iPhone using Lake Ontario United
  5. This is actually a better photo of a base that resembles mine. Does anyone have experience mounting a track system to something like this? It has MANY different pre-drilled locations for mounting items, but I have no idea if a track will fit and my confidence that Cannon-to-Cannon mounting is possible....
  6. I've thought about that, but before I spend even more money purchasing objects to put on the base mount, I'm not certain now that the holes on the track will mirror the holes on the mount- in which case I will still have to drill into the cannon mount to create holes for that new track- which I could have just drilled holes I guess for the base anyways and saved the expense of the track. I really like the track idea though. How far apart are the holes? I could go measure to see if it would work. Sent from my iPhone using Lake Ontario United
  7. I have a different holder. I bought two of these separately because I didn't have the space for that larger downrigger based system (which I REALLY like the look of by the way.) My issue with this one is that it doesn't screw into the holes on the downrigger base that looks SIMILAR to the Cannon one I copied a photo of below. The difference with the one I have versus the one below is mine has MULTIPLE holes for many different size downriggers. I just want to mount this rod holder on that base. StoneAM2006 - Did you do this with a hand drill? I see a Harbor Freight Tap and Die Set and I'm not sure if I could do this with a simple drill. Is it possible?
  8. I have the single rod rodholders that are separate from the downrigger itself. I think that would fit - but the regular base does not match. I also have a slightly different model of cannon downrigger base. I'm In Rochester Stoneam2006- how far away are you or do you know anyone close to here that can help? Thanks! Sent from my iPhone using Lake Ontario United
  9. I purchased two of the cannon dual axis rod holders and intended to mount them on a base that is already attached to my boat that is a multi option cannon downrigger base. It turns out that the rod holder base and the downrigger bases for cannon products are not the same - not even close. I do not want to have to create new holes in the boat and like the location of the current base. Is anyone aware of a mounting option? Is there a universal plate that may work? I see one from Cisco but I'm not sure if that works. Does anyone know if the track mounting systems will match the holes on any of the cannon downriggers? I know the manual mini mag downrigger unit base fits on this cannon mount. I have two electric and two manual downriggers and will never use the manuals. I prefer dipsey divers and that is why I got the more sturdy rod holders. I figured staying with cannon products only would work fine - I was wrong. Help is appreciated! Sent from my iPhone using Lake Ontario United mobile app
  10. @2.2-2.4 too Sent from my iPhone using Lake Ontario United
  11. We have been too far out - out in 180. Are they still biting? We have lead and ff SD - ff @ 115 and 140 right now. Spoons in green at 50 Sent from my iPhone using Lake Ontario United
  12. Finally! It has been...a process. Are you ready to fish!?!? Sent from my iPhone using Lake Ontario United
  13. We never broke the 180 fow area and yes we trolled from the Bay to the NE and then E in front of Webster. I moved speed between 2.1 and 3.0 to change things along the way. Sent from my iPhone using Lake Ontario United
  14. IBay Shakedown SKUNK It was great to FINALLY get the boat in, the rods out and the lures in the water....unfortunately nobody liked what I was offering. We marked some fish on the way out from 130-150. We headed NE and then E but took one hit over 150 90 down - but nobody was home. I stuck to spoons all day...maybe I should have tried the FF? Better luck this weekend!
  15. Back in the power outage of '17 I got two of these to heat my house and they have become my favorite outdoor patio items! I recommend this to anyone! I love mine! I have two and no place to store three. Good luck! Sent from my iPhone using Lake Ontario United