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Discussion in 'The Lounge' started by crappielooker, Feb 21, 2005.

  1. crappielooker

    crappielooker The Corn Chucker

    went to alum creek to do a little fishing this morning.. hoping for a nice calm hassle free fishing day when a boat decides to launch into the lake.. this is the first boat i see put in this year.. so i just stood there and watch.. they pushed, shoved and the boat slides into the lake from its trailer.. 1 guy was holding onto a rope while the other drove his truck up the hill to park.. the next thing i saw was the rope that was tied in front of the boat has become undone.. the guy just kept holding onto the rope and lookin around for some support.. the whole time this thing is goin down, i was just sittin back and chuckle by myself..until i start seeing the boat being blown away towards the main part of the lake, i went over to offer some help..
    i told them both that i can try and cast towards the boat and snag it in.. they both wouldn't believe that i could do it.. so casting i did.. i easily made the cast past the boat but lost the hook up because nothing was stickin up for the hook to grab onto.. after what seems to be about the 20th cast and a few miss-hooked.. i caught onto it and start to bringing in the beast..err boat.. :p not too long after i got the boat owner to snap a pic of me haulin in this beast..just for prove..heh heh..
    i'll get teh pics reduced then post it tonite..
     
  2. johnboy111711

    johnboy111711 SOLID MEAT

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    thats biggest catch to date? start of a new sport?
     

  3. I give up! I know I will never be able to beat that for the largest catch of the year.:D I hope when you managed to land it that you decided that it was a keeper.:D
     
  4. crappielooker

    crappielooker The Corn Chucker

    u can see the swirl behind the boat.. :D
     

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  5. Reel Man

    Reel Man Member

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    Nice Job AK. If it was 17ft or longer I think you might qualify for a Fish Ohio award.
     
  6. Stretch

    Stretch Wishin I was fishin

    Great Job AK! It is nice that you could help out a fellow fisherman.
     
  7. Tee

    Tee Team OGF

    Awesome job AK. For you efforts you get a Prom Dress. :D :D J/K
     
  8. crappielooker

    crappielooker The Corn Chucker

    hahaha teee... :D
    yep..i beached the beast for its owner.. LOL
     
  9. Fastlane

    Fastlane Fishless as usual

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    Only you Ak, only you! I bet those fisherman will never make fun of a carper anymore. LOL
     
  10. That's a heck of a cast and catch! Good job!
     
  11. catking

    catking Banned

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    Only you Ak, only you............ :D .........THE CATKING !!!
     
  12. ;) Did they load up and leave for did they go fishin???????????? :D
     
  13. Ive been laughin sine u called :D :D :D lets see them pics
     
  14. crappielooker

    crappielooker The Corn Chucker

    funny enough.. they proceeds to go on fishing.. went into some skim ice area, i could hear them breaking up the ice pretty good.. after all that ruckus, they decide to leave and went onto the main lake.. :rolleyes:
    it was a great fight pulling that thing in.. the boat was drifting out past the ripple you see in the picture.. took a good 10minutes just to get it out of the wind.. :D
     
  15. Lundy

    Lundy Staff Member

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    AK,

    Great story and even better picture.

    I hope you told them about OGF so they could come here and hear how sorry we are for their mishap. :D

    Did Misfit get a Lund? :)
     
  16. what is the minimum length on a Lund by the ODNR?


    and you mentioned that you intentionly snagged it, maybe you should read a few of the snagging posts on here AK ;) :p :D
     
  17. Nice Catch... Are you going to get a replica!!!!!! :D
     
  18. what size net did u use.....nice job
     
  19. crappielooker

    crappielooker The Corn Chucker

    LOL lundy..i tried to.. but the whole time they were watching me from waaay up on the ramp.. until about 15minutes(once its off the wind's path) into it, they start to come down and watch me close..and yes, i tried to tell them then too..but they weren't paying too much attention.. thats ok.. i remember the boat and the van that pulled it..lol..
    oh yeah.. as soon as the boat was beach..they all got in and was gone faast..LOL.. :D
     
  20. ShakeDown

    ShakeDown OGF Staff Staff Member Admin

    Now THAT's sweet...hahaha!!!

    Nice work AK.