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  Topic: Anchor trip help.
Capt_John_C

Replies: 10
Views: 286

PostForum: On The Hill   Posted: Sat Jul 22, 2017 6:58 pm   Subject: Anchor trip help.
We do a good bit of anchoring, and I have yet to rig a breakaway on any of my anchors. I have only lost one anchor in several thousand sets. It was at night in some rough seas with some very bad botto ...
  Topic: B/W Sea temp for NE
Capt_John_C

Replies: 1
Views: 1513

PostForum: Super Map - General Help   Posted: Mon Jun 19, 2017 9:57 am   Subject: B/W Sea temp for NE
Be sure to change your home state on the home page for the area you are looking at. Also, there has been a good bit of cloud cover lately, so there may not be any good shots in the last week or so.
  Topic: Fish here map for MAD volunteers
Capt_John_C

Replies: 6
Views: 3647

PostForum: On The Hill   Posted: Mon Jun 05, 2017 6:45 am   Subject: Fish here map for MAD volunteers
First Off I want to say a big Thank You to all who both served and volunteered for MAD MAD is a special event, and I can assure you it received my special attention when it came to donating a map. ...
  Topic: Important lesson learned. Fish Here Maps.
Capt_John_C

Replies: 0
Views: 1536

PostForum: On The Hill   Posted: Tue May 30, 2017 11:00 am   Subject: Important lesson learned. Fish Here Maps.
Well, I have to apologize. I missed a few map requests because I accessed the maps to do module through my smart phone, and , apparently, to save data my phone automatically downloaded a previous scre ...
  Topic: Does anyone know anythig about a Raymarine E81/E81
Capt_John_C

Replies: 5
Views: 2778

PostForum: On The Hill   Posted: Sun May 28, 2017 4:47 am   Subject: Does anyone know anythig about a Raymarine E81/E81
Raymarine uses CF cards in that model. They are kind of hard to come by, because you need to use a lower memory capacity card for some reason for data transfer. I believe I always used an 8 gb card. Y ...
  Topic: What time do maps come out?
Capt_John_C

Replies: 4
Views: 3068

PostForum: Fish Here Maps   Posted: Fri May 26, 2017 9:37 pm   Subject: What time do maps come out?
Depends on if John and Dave are fishing, but usually around 9 PM.

We both fish a lot ! I try to get them done by nine, but some days, it takes a bit longer depending on volume, available data, and ...
  Topic: Fishing courtesy
Capt_John_C

Replies: 13
Views: 5116

PostForum: On The Hill   Posted: Sun Apr 30, 2017 7:40 pm   Subject: Fishing courtesy
Well put ! Everybody asks me why I never lettered any of my boats, there is one of the reasons. You are one of the few charter Captains that I am sure would help out with leading a weekend warrior to ...
  Topic: SAFMC at it AGAIN. REC PERMITS
Capt_John_C

Replies: 21
Views: 7854

PostForum: On The Hill   Posted: Tue Apr 18, 2017 10:05 am   Subject: SAFMC at it AGAIN. REC PERMITS
Plain and simple, the council manufactures crisis to mandate regulations. Most of the new regulations are steering the fishery towards a pay to play sector separated government grab of a public resou ...
  Topic: SAFMC at it AGAIN. REC PERMITS
Capt_John_C

Replies: 21
Views: 7854

PostForum: On The Hill   Posted: Mon Apr 17, 2017 6:13 pm   Subject: SAFMC at it AGAIN. REC PERMITS
Might be wrong but I doubt it::: Bet this don't affect the commercials !!! hail hail hail And if so , not to the same extent!!! wall wall wall

You are very wrong because commercials ...
  Topic: My Apologies , Fish Here Maps.
Capt_John_C

Replies: 0
Views: 2258

PostForum: On The Hill   Posted: Sat Apr 15, 2017 8:27 am   Subject: My Apologies , Fish Here Maps.
Well, Yesterday was a perfect storm of unfortunate happenings. I was disposed out of cell phone service until late, and Dave was out of town. I did not get back home until late and Dave, since he was ...
  Topic: Procastinator Availabe Saturday 3/25. Lets Go !!!!!
Capt_John_C

Replies: 2
Views: 3655

PostForum: Fishing Friends - NEVER Fish Alone Again!   Posted: Wed Mar 22, 2017 8:26 pm   Subject: Procastinator Availabe Saturday 3/25. Lets Go !!!!!
Procastinator available Saturday 3/25.

Here is the deal. I have most weekend dates booked for all late April, May and June however the water looks good out of Morehead right now and I have this co ...
  Topic: Headed home to NC for a few weeks
Capt_John_C

Replies: 4
Views: 4168

PostForum: On The Hill   Posted: Thu Mar 16, 2017 10:12 am   Subject: Headed home to NC for a few weeks
Welcome back, and hope ya get plenty of time on the pond.
  Topic: Saturday is off to good start
Capt_John_C

Replies: 8
Views: 10429

PostForum: On The Hill   Posted: Sat Feb 18, 2017 7:51 am   Subject: Saturday is off to good start
A man of many talents.
  Topic: 2006 Ram 2500 5.9 Cummins Monster Truck.
Capt_John_C

Replies: 2
Views: 4759

PostForum: Buy, Sell or Trade....   Posted: Tue Feb 14, 2017 8:35 pm   Subject: 2006 Ram 2500 5.9 Cummins Monster Truck.
I have come to the realization that I no longer have the time, or driveway place for all my toys, so this one is up for sale. This is a serious truck that has been professionally modified to run up to ...
  Topic: Cobia CLOSED
Capt_John_C

Replies: 59
Views: 38245

PostForum: On The Hill   Posted: Wed Jan 25, 2017 9:11 pm   Subject: Cobia CLOSED
State waters will be open, but if it is a good season, expect a total closure next year. We went over last year, we need to pay back that tonnage, if we go over the reduce quota this year, which we wi ...
  Topic: What is needed to commercil Bluefin fish
Capt_John_C

Replies: 3
Views: 6062

PostForum: On The Hill   Posted: Mon Jan 02, 2017 8:08 pm   Subject: What is needed to commercil Bluefin fish
NC Standard Commercial fishing license, P-sticker for land and sell , Dockside commercial safety inspection by USCG, Charterboat Headboat HMS Permit. SOLAS approved Liferaft, Class 1 EPIRB with hydost ...
  Topic: Eastern NC Coyotes.
Capt_John_C

Replies: 12
Views: 19496

PostForum: On The Hill   Posted: Sun Jan 01, 2017 9:42 pm   Subject: Eastern NC Coyotes.
Thanks everybody for the help and suggestions. I appreciate it.
  Topic: Eastern NC Coyotes.
Capt_John_C

Replies: 12
Views: 19496

PostForum: On The Hill   Posted: Fri Dec 23, 2016 11:40 pm   Subject: Eastern NC Coyotes.
I am a big fan of predator hunting, however in eastern Nc. everybody hates the coyotes, but it is hard to find areas to hunt them at night. NC wildlife allows night hunting, but only on private land. ...
  Topic: used diesel truck prices?
Capt_John_C

Replies: 26
Views: 39384

PostForum: On The Hill   Posted: Fri Dec 16, 2016 10:44 am   Subject: used diesel truck prices?
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Here is a peach for ya.
2006 Ram 2500 Laramie. Leather custom sound and video ...
  Topic: Do you think fishery managers listen to fishermen?
Capt_John_C

Replies: 29
Views: 37907

PostForum: On The Hill   Posted: Tue Dec 13, 2016 9:59 am   Subject: Do you think fishery managers listen to fishermen?
This reminds me of the Port Meetings they had a year or so ago to get us fisherman to discuss possible options to help the snapper grouper fishery. One of the main concerns that we voiced was that of ...
  Topic: Fishing with friends aboard
Capt_John_C

Replies: 20
Views: 35853

PostForum: On The Hill   Posted: Mon Dec 12, 2016 11:13 pm   Subject: Fishing with friends aboard
Glacierbaze, I am sure you are a good dude, and I don't want to argue with anybody. I hope people consider what I have typed. The bolded section in your previous post is there to preclude a trip from ...
  Topic: Fishing with friends aboard
Capt_John_C

Replies: 20
Views: 35853

PostForum: On The Hill   Posted: Mon Dec 12, 2016 10:57 pm   Subject: Fishing with friends aboard
I'm certainly no expert, but are you telling us that there is no way to legally split the expenses on a private boat? That's not what the USCG says. Sharing expenses is a lot different than booking ...
  Topic: Fishing with friends aboard
Capt_John_C

Replies: 20
Views: 35853

PostForum: On The Hill   Posted: Mon Dec 12, 2016 10:19 pm   Subject: Fishing with friends aboard
You are not considered a vessel for hire by federal law unless, "Compensation is a requirement for carriage".
Case law, and Coast Guard policy statements, support that a trip where expense ...
  Topic: Fishing with friends aboard
Capt_John_C

Replies: 20
Views: 35853

PostForum: On The Hill   Posted: Mon Dec 12, 2016 7:59 pm   Subject: Fishing with friends aboard
For everybody who is expecting to get monetary consideration for taking people out on your boat, even if it is just to meet expenses, you are putting yourself in a pretty touchy position. At that poin ...
  Topic: Rant!
Capt_John_C

Replies: 9
Views: 15786

PostForum: On The Hill   Posted: Sat Nov 26, 2016 6:35 pm   Subject: Rant!
That sucks, somebody is gonna miss out on a fun trip.
  Topic: Bluefin Season
Capt_John_C

Replies: 24
Views: 51212

PostForum: On The Hill   Posted: Fri Nov 11, 2016 7:21 am   Subject: Bluefin Season
We had a December Sub quota for years that was 5.2% of the general category quota, There is also another sub quota for the January through March period which Wanchese was fishing on. Our December sub ...
  Topic: Bluefin Season
Capt_John_C

Replies: 24
Views: 51212

PostForum: On The Hill   Posted: Thu Nov 10, 2016 5:17 pm   Subject: Bluefin Season
How do commercial guys feel about private boat recs that go out to catch and release giants for sport?

If it is done with respect for the fish, I don't have a problem with it. I do have a problem w ...
  Topic: Bluefin Season
Capt_John_C

Replies: 24
Views: 51212

PostForum: On The Hill   Posted: Thu Nov 10, 2016 10:54 am   Subject: Bluefin Season
We always had the opportunity to fish the crumbs left over from the General Catagory quota that the Northern boys didn't catch. This year, NOAA left the quota at 5 fish per day knowing that the quota ...
  Topic: Fish ID
Capt_John_C

Replies: 5
Views: 14313

PostForum: On The Hill   Posted: Mon Nov 07, 2016 10:40 pm   Subject: Fish ID
Soapfish.
  Topic: Bluefin Season
Capt_John_C

Replies: 24
Views: 51212

PostForum: On The Hill   Posted: Fri Nov 04, 2016 3:33 pm   Subject: Bluefin Season
so the normal 27 to 72 inch Bluefin tuna slots are open for recreational fishing glad to hear it

2 -27to47 inch bluefin and 1 47to72 inch bluefin for HMS permitted vessels fishing recreationaly. ...
 
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