Rough spell over!

Discussion in 'Saltwater' started by porterHause, Aug 10, 2013.

  1. porterHause Just call me Jon

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    Seattle, WA
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    Have been having a rough go at my salt game this season (1/13... Ouch!), which I have attributed to too much trout fishing (strip set!) . Decided a new sticker for my stripping basket was the ticket to changing my luck. I was right.

    2/2 in the past 2 days, with some tasty coho to hand.

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  2. Gregg Lundgren Now fishing on weekdays too!

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    Nice work Jon! Way to pick up the pace. That certainly improves your batting average!
  3. Jason Rolfe Wanderer

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    the beach
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    Was a good morning. Great to see Jon get that fish. We've fished together so many times, and i've only ever seen him actually hook a lackluster chum. Now I guess I have to believe him when he says he's hooking fish! ;)

    I got a pretty insane pink this morning--at least Jon tells me it was a pink. It mostly spent our time together about 100-150 feet away from me. Then I lost it. So worth it though.

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  4. Stonefish Triploid and Humpy Hater

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    The power of a Hello Kitty sticker can't be underestimated!
    Nice work Jon.
  5. SciGuy Active Member

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    B.I. and surrounding points
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    At least you've been hooking up regularly...when i ran into you not to long ago you were 0-7 if i remember correctly. Good work on landing one...I know how it feels. I just ended a random 0-6 streak.
  6. porterHause Just call me Jon

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    I lost one the day you got your last ho, yo. :cool:

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  7. porterHause Just call me Jon

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    That's what has been keeping me confident. Working out the kinks now for big dividends later. Best advice ever...from jason's thread on the same topic..." make them earn the reel."

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  8. Dipnet aka Tim Hartman

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    I gotta get me some of that Hello Kitty mojo!! ;)
  9. Nick Clayton Active Member

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    Way to stay persistent. At least you're getting into fish. Good job.
  10. Irafly Active Member

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    Reading this stuff really makes me realize how lucky I was to go 1 for 2 my first time out. Mostly because Nick worked out all the kinks for me.
  11. Cuttbow82 Active Member

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    Renton, WA.
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    Hmmm...might have to find me a hello kitty sticker for my new linekurv basket.
  12. porterHause Just call me Jon

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    Sorry, Tokyo Lifestyle in SouthCenter has been cleaned out.
  13. Kcahill Active Member

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    Renton, WA
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    I have some I should list them in the classifieds.
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