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by Paulioq
Thu Sep 26, 2019 8:05 pm
Forum: Main
Topic: Lobsters
Replies: 1
Views: 353

Re: Lobsters

don't do lobsters but do get mudcrabs out my yak, people ask how do I do that, I reply" very carefully" not sure about lobsters but if it involves throwing a pot in the water yes can be done I use colapsable 4 entry style and a pa14(the ute of the kayaks) and just set them up in my lap and throw the...
by Paulioq
Wed Jul 17, 2019 6:34 pm
Forum: Main
Topic: New Hobie PA 12/14 and drive at ICAST
Replies: 6
Views: 1442

Re: New Hobie PA 12/14 and drive at ICAST

Jamie D wrote:
Tue Jul 16, 2019 8:30 pm
That’s snazzy , but let’s be honest it looks like a hassle compared to propeller pedal versions where you simply reverse your pedal direction and achieve the same thing
it cant go side ways
by Paulioq
Sun Jul 14, 2019 11:59 am
Forum: Main
Topic: New Hobie PA 12/14 and drive at ICAST
Replies: 6
Views: 1442

Re: New Hobie PA 12/14 and drive at ICAST

wow kayaks are getting pretty advanced now, I remember being happy getting around hands free. but have been pulled into some precarious positions while fighting fish near structure. this has got me a lot more excited then when the 180drive came out.
by Paulioq
Wed Jul 03, 2019 10:19 am
Forum: OffShore Reports
Topic: Ebay braid line
Replies: 4
Views: 574

Re: Ebay braid line

don't do it. plenty of post on cheap braid here do a search
by Paulioq
Tue Jul 02, 2019 4:47 pm
Forum: Sounders And GPS Units
Topic: Garmin Striker Plus 5CV - Combo Screen question
Replies: 1
Views: 2235

Re: Garmin Striker Plus 5CV - Combo Screen question

hey mate I remember a friend of mine have the same complaint with his 7 inch striker he bought for his (noisy stink) boat.
by Paulioq
Tue May 21, 2019 7:00 pm
Forum: Rigged Kayaks
Topic: transducer mount silicon in hull vs arm mount
Replies: 6
Views: 716

Re: transducer mount silicon in hull vs arm mount

I got a can of the wurth spray so will do the install soon(ish) work permiting, I get some free time :cry: I believe the problem is from the spade terminal ends crimped on to the bare cable ends for the battery. I have used the regular inox spray(it is also food grade strangly enough and yes I use i...
by Paulioq
Tue May 21, 2019 6:40 pm
Forum: Main
Topic: Raby Bay, QLD kayak pontoon
Replies: 4
Views: 2289

Re: Raby Bay, QLD kayak pontoon

never launced of a pontoon but can launch from raby bay beaches and double around to the canals. you can only own land to the low tide mark, so knowing that it is perfectly legal to fish from the water in the canals as long as you don't go on any ones ponton or boat which I can bet is not your inten...
by Paulioq
Sun May 12, 2019 6:49 pm
Forum: Rigged Kayaks
Topic: transducer mount silicon in hull vs arm mount
Replies: 6
Views: 716

Re: transducer mount silicon in hull vs arm mount

thanks zarbs I have been using crc on the terminals when I get back after every trip and that has let it last 18months this time around. will go get a can when I do the install once the bits arrive in the post. cheers
by Paulioq
Sun May 12, 2019 8:24 am
Forum: Rigged Kayaks
Topic: transducer mount silicon in hull vs arm mount
Replies: 6
Views: 716

transducer mount silicon in hull vs arm mount

hello after having sounder issues with my simrad go5 I have decided to by a new sidescan transducer and power cable to fix the issues. I have to replace the power cable almost anualy due to the wires going black from corrosion even though I seal all joints with the heat shrink tube that has the glue...
by Paulioq
Wed Apr 24, 2019 11:50 pm
Forum: General Kayak and Fishing Questions
Topic: whats a nice beach in seq to practice kayak surfing
Replies: 6
Views: 792

Re: whats a nice beach in seq to practice kayak surfing

part of learning is reading the conditions and the time I got hammered it wasn't a nice day and was blowen out with heaps of wash, 2 to 3 ft at 9 sec intervals. after watching half a dozen other stealths go through and aborting 2 previous trips after getting to the beach to find unfavourable conditi...
by Paulioq
Wed Apr 24, 2019 7:29 pm
Forum: Do It Yourself
Topic: Outfitter rudder upgrades
Replies: 1
Views: 1173

Re: Outfitter rudder upgrades

I did an up grade on my old 2012 pa14. stoped it wandering like a shoping cart and helps it keep track.
by Paulioq
Wed Apr 24, 2019 7:04 pm
Forum: General Kayak and Fishing Questions
Topic: whats a nice beach in seq to practice kayak surfing
Replies: 6
Views: 792

Re: whats a nice beach in seq to practice kayak surfing

you'll also learn alot from being out in tough conditions too tried that didn't work something about being dumped over 3 sandbanks and the rips inbetween made me relies I need to get back to basics. don't want to over state the situation but it was bad enough for people to come over and see if I wa...
by Paulioq
Fri Apr 12, 2019 7:08 pm
Forum: Tackle Talk
Topic: Reel for wicked weasel
Replies: 4
Views: 888

Re: Reel for wicked weasel

I have a daiwa airdx 2000 on mine. can fit 150m of 10lb so is plenty for the style of fishing I use it for, flicking topwater and plastics. it is well balanced and light. 2500 will make it bit heavy I think and be chunky on the rod. keep it light to let the rod feel beter unless you want the extra l...
by Paulioq
Mon Apr 08, 2019 8:11 pm
Forum: Main
Topic: Kayak hoist
Replies: 6
Views: 864

Re: Kayak hoist

yeah don't use rope under the hull it should come with 25mm wide straps and these are as hobby specify for safe storage. mine is hung up 99% of the time under a carport and no problems
by Paulioq
Mon Apr 08, 2019 8:03 pm
Forum: Tackle Talk
Topic: Small overheads reels
Replies: 6
Views: 765

Re: Small overheads reels

https://www.ebay.com.au/itm/Carbontex-Carbon-Fibre-Carbon-Fiber-Fishing-Reel-Drag-Sheet-0-8mm/254165829814?hash=item3b2d76c8b6:g:LzUAAOSwcldUY1DI buy that [googlevid]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lIj532KL3kg[/googlevid]watch this job done the reason for .8mm is because your replaceing felt washer...

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