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Fishing This Weekend....

Discussion in 'Fishing' started by Farty, May 19, 2019.

  1. Farty

    Farty Totty GURU

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    Had two fishing sessions this weekend, first one was yesterday set my alarm for 3.45 am
    to get there for 5am, nicely set up bait out and forgot my landing net!!! So went home :facepalm:

    Up at 3.45am ( again ) and arrived at 5am would like to be earlier but this association
    doesn't allow it.

    I set up my float rod with 10lb main line and 7lb bottom with a 14 hook I seldom go less
    than this to try and avoid the small fish and it does work sometimes... Bait was sweetcorn
    and hemp with my own mix of ground bait brown crumb with two killer combo flavours ginger and banana it really does work if you get the mix so you can small both...

    And ended up with a 7lb 7oz tench one bite one fish well chuffed :D:D
     

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  2. rizla1

    rizla1 hi

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    Nice size fish that farty :thumb:
     
  3. Dagger

    Dagger Busy Member

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    Nice tench
    Well done
     
  4. ped

    ped Posting Addict

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    went on Tues morning and travelled 100 miles or so to realise I'd left my sleeping bag had a night with just the thermal bedchair cover
    went searching for a sleeping bag local to no avail so went to local tesco's bought a duvet for not a lot (1/4 the price of driving home)
     
  5. mikeyhall1

    mikeyhall1 2018 Forum Nice Guy - Pepe Le Pew

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    Nice tench that buddy
     
  6. shauny

    shauny Top Poster

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    10lb line!. wheres the sport in that!only use 10lb for pike spinning.4lb straight to hook
    and sweetcorn for all of my tench.had most luck with tench just as it starts to get dark.
     
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    Good size Tinca that farty.
    ;)
     

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