My first mangrove jack!

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My first mangrove jack!

Postby Andrew_evo » Mon Jul 17, 2017 7:22 pm

I went out for a fish yesterday and didn't have very high hopes. I was fishing in the Twin waters canals. I have caught some good bream in there but that is about it.

I was just fishing the margins around snags and all of a sudden I hooked up to a Jack!

Good times, I was pretty wrapped and I still am! Only a little fella but syill pretty cool.
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Re: My first mangrove jack!

Postby Mackayak » Tue Jul 18, 2017 8:15 pm

Well done they are a great fish and go hared :wink:
PB's From yak:
Fresh Water: Saratoga 51cm YES; Barra 110cm; Murray Cod 78cm; Golden Perch 45cm; Bass 44cm;EP 38cm
Salt Water: Snapper 62cm; Jew 60cm; Flathead 71cm; Mangrove Jack 37cm; Whiting 31.5cm; Bream 37cm; Trevally 38cm; Tailor 32cm;
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Re: My first mangrove jack!

Postby Leper » Tue Jul 18, 2017 8:25 pm

Yep love catching jacks, may give them a go this summer! Next time see if you can get a photo! :grin:
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Re: My first mangrove jack!

Postby Andrew_evo » Tue Jul 18, 2017 9:53 pm

Thanks guys, I tried to put a photo on here but it was telling me it was too big.

I have no idea how to change it, is there any other way to put one up?
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Re: My first mangrove jack!

Postby Leper » Tue Jul 18, 2017 10:12 pm

Andrew_evo wrote:Thanks guys, I tried to put a photo on here but it was telling me it was too big.

I have no idea how to change it, is there any other way to put one up?


If your on an iPad/tablet etc download a free photo re-sizer app. On this iPad I have an app called Image Size and on my phone an app called Photo Resizer. On my laptop I simply use the Edit function in Windows Live Photo Gallery to Resize photos.

The problem you have is that the resolution is too high. Reduce the size of your photos to 720 x 600 and they will upload just fine.
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