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  1. Main Duck over the U.S./Can. Border. Used to fish that area for eyes before the 911 incident and things got a lot tougher crossing the border.
  2. I had a crest liner years ago I needed to remove the two seat pedestals and remove the floor piece and the unit was right there, six screws out and there it was out!! I got one from crest liner and it looked like the same universal ones you get at West Marine, mine I had to calibrate which is nothing more than bending the float rod. Mine was a 1750 with a 30 gal tank.
  3. How did the Ducks treat ya?? Thanks for any info. PAP.
  4. Absolutely great job!! The great outdoors is where common sense and a lot of other meaningful things in life are learned. Not in front of the idiots box killing your opponent as he or she gets up time after time, not how it goes in the real world!! Reel em get the fish off the hook and in the water so “It doesn’t DIE is stressed” in the fishing world. Nice going dad. Looking forward to the end of softball season so my daughters can hit the water also!!
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    Seneca Fish Camp

    How bout a pic of the eyeball??
  6. Yeeooww those were some hungry ladies!! I find it amazing what these fish can inhale when they are aggressive, which adds truth to the Muskie hunter stories, claiming they catch these pain in the A$$ walleye on there 8” gear they are pulling or casting!!
  7. !!! How bout it. That had to a adrenaline rush for sure!!!
  8. Why did you disconnect the brakes?? What did you use for a tow rig, what is expected to be used a tow rig!! 1/2 or 3/4 ton??
  9. Nice going bud!! Glad to see ya made it out on the big pond!! Always great to hear a good day from guys you know
  10. Absolutely I couldn’t agree more, congrats to your outing . Lots going on at home, I didn’t even take the cover off, I feel as if I’ll be ok on account of the cold water, shooting for June with post like yours are just what I need keep up the great job
  11. Awesome,Awesome, thanks for the video!! Got a new hawk and chomping at the bit to wet a line. !!!
  12. Congrats guys What a accomplishment!! Wish many more times with tight lines to ya!!
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    Carb help

    The Rochester carbs are simple to rebuild and the merc carb is just a tad different just to screw with ya, I found this out on the 3.0L and the accelerator pump took a dump, the hardest part was getting the spring in the accelerator valve to be in the right position when the top of the carb is installed, sounds to me the low idle metering body is fould up, that’s what was the ailment with mine also, the corn juice just turned everything the $hit. After we rebuilt the whole carb she purrs like a kitten.
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    R &R spoons

    I have some of the larger ones I use like little flashers, work really nice. The rockers in the smaller size are kick a$$ Lures I might add also!!
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    What Size Reel for Leadcore

    No, thank you for that info!! PAP.
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    R &R spoons

    Dave’s super lights are awesome for most any species that swim
  17. Do you fish the entire length of core in the water with the backing about 30-50ft to the release?
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    What Size Reel for Leadcore

    What did you come up with and what type of core did you decide to go with?? Thanks for any info. PAP
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    Power Trim Question

    When I was in business having a starter & alternator rebuild shop, we got a lot of calls from guys who had these issues, most of the time it wasn’t worth the time to replace parts, as the water just rusted everything to hell and we could get replacement units cheaper than the dealers hourly wage just to look at it. Give your local auto electric rebuilder a call you might be surprised!!
  20. I made a personal purchase which was nice and the price was nice also!! I just got lucky!!!
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    Carb help

    What motor are the carbs off of?? What’s happening to say it’s carb troubles??
  22. Yea buddy, the lake looks like a mirror, great job on the silver fish!! Congrats to your outing!!!
  23. That’s a scary feeling to be way out there and to be able to get back safely is the main objective, my uncle was completely wrong in his bearings as which way is home that’s for sure, I followed my hand held unit which has a mount took us back safe and sound!! I still use that unit as my gps speed. That was before the sonars had the gps available to the average Joe. And they just made a square block line. LOL