Light biters

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  1. SciGuy

    SciGuy Active Member

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    The coho this morning were just bumping and mouthing my fly. After losing a few after a couple of head shakes, I tied up a tube fly with the stinger extended just beyond the fly. That seemed to be the ticket and I bonked a nice ocean fish. All said, I ended up one for four.

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  2. DimeBrite

    DimeBrite MA-9 Beach Stalker

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    Very nice fish Bill! You need a bigger cooler. Gotta love those tight scales.
     
  3. Stonefish

    Stonefish Triploid, Humpy & Seaplane Hater

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    Nice work Bill!
     
  4. SaltyCutt

    SaltyCutt Beach Bum

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    You guys are killing me! Keep it coming...
     
  5. Josh Smestad

    Josh Smestad aka Mtnwkr

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    Nice looking fish, way to get it done! I went 1/2 for two this morning at the 'point. Got her in but she threw the hook as I tried to beach her and got away.
     
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    Nice fish Bill!
     
  7. mtskibum16

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    Nice work - great looking fish! I may need to start tying some tube clousers it sounds like!
     
  8. SciGuy

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    Matt, I was actually using a Shock & Awe. I got another one today...almost a carbon copy day as yesterday.

    Dave, you need to be out there with me!


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    Damn, I wish I was closer so I could hit it before work! I've actually been out sick the last couple days and still thought about going out...guess I should have! haha I just meant a tube fly or stinger setup (for whatever style) to maybe help with the light bites and short strikes that seem to be prevalent.
     
  10. Nick Clayton

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    Nice work, Sci! I'm picturing you hooking that right after I left the point this morning to head to work.... Sure makes it hard to sit here!
     
  11. ptphisher

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    man....it must be nice to be able to go to the point every day.
     
  12. SciGuy

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    I've got a bit of a streak going now...


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    mtskibum16 Active Member

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    Man your making it hard to sit at work! :)
     
  14. Nick Clayton

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    No kidding!!! Two mornings in a row, after leaving the beach and heading to work, I arrive to find Sci posting fish porn. Rough!

    Nice work man!
     
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    Stop it, just stop it..... that's it, I'm quitting my job. Has to be done.
     
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