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Entries from March 2012

Choosing the Right Kayak

March 28th, 2012 · 2 Comments

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Choosing a kayak is tough. There are hundreds to choose from, and they’re all good kayaks. To make the right decision you have to really know what type of waters you are going to be fishing – big lakes, small lakes, small rivers, big rivers, southern saltwater, northern saltwater, they all call for a different […]

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Assessing the Damage

March 16th, 2012 · 1 Comment

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It’s time to figure out what to do about the kayaks I killed. Long story short, they’re pretty much totalled, and, unless you have specific kayak additions to your home owners or renters insurance, the kayaks you keep putting on top of your car are NOT covered. If you don’t have home owners or renters […]

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More to come

March 12th, 2012 · No Comments

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but thought I’d share this pic real quick, as it’s all I took with my phone. more info and report to come

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NRS Pike fishfinder install

March 6th, 2012 · 3 Comments

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While a fish finder is definitely not a necessity for successful fishing, it is something that is very nice to have. I use an Eagle Cuda 350s/map that I transfer from kayak to kayak depending on where and what I’m fishing. With the demise of my plastic kayaks, it was time to get the NRS […]

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Do It Voluntarily

March 5th, 2012 · 1 Comment

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Agencies and governments have been trying to ban lead for a long time now. We all know it’s some bad stuff – we’ve already taken lead out of gasoline, paint, birdshot and pipes. Even the common wheel weight is being banned in states. But, outdoorsmen fight hard to prevent banning of lead fishing tackle and […]

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