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  Topic: Best blackening season?
Fishfull-Thinking

Replies: 7
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PostForum: On The Hill   Posted: Mon May 31, 2021 6:57 pm   Subject: Best blackening season?
Here is a Cajun rub that I use for blackened swordfish:

Coarse salt 4 Tablespoon
Garlic powder 2 Tablespoon
Onion powder 1 Tablespoon
Paprika 2 Tablespoon
Dried thyme 1 Tablespoon
Dried o ...
  Topic: Outdoor Marine Adhesive Strips/Tape?
Fishfull-Thinking

Replies: 9
Views: 2643

PostForum: The Boat Yard   Posted: Tue Feb 23, 2021 10:17 am   Subject: Outdoor Marine Adhesive Strips/Tape?
If you are not concerned about how it looks, but want something that would hold........... bond a piece of marine plywood (or other exterior material) with some 3M 5200, then screw your rod holder ...
  Topic: Desktop Weather Gadjet
Fishfull-Thinking

Replies: 3
Views: 2678

PostForum: On The Hill   Posted: Tue Jan 12, 2021 7:41 pm   Subject: Desktop Weather Gadjet
Hey Barry,

Happy New Year!!!

I use 2 on my desktop computer at home:

This one from NOAA which lets you put in a zip code for regional weather: https://forecast.weather.gov/MapClick.php?lat= ...
  Topic: Merry Christmas to everyone.....
Fishfull-Thinking

Replies: 4
Views: 2818

PostForum: On The Hill   Posted: Thu Dec 24, 2020 4:43 pm   Subject: Merry Christmas to everyone.....
Merry Christmas to you Dave, and everyone on the site too. May 2021 be better than 2020........ that's what I'm asking for, for Christmas.
  Topic: New Feature Coming.....Let's Talk about it....
Fishfull-Thinking

Replies: 16
Views: 5764

PostForum: On The Hill   Posted: Wed Dec 09, 2020 10:52 am   Subject: New Feature Coming.....Let's Talk about it....
How about a "proactive" banner that flashes if any inlet warnings exist. You click on the banner to see which inlets are under "warning", then click on the inlet of choice for s ...
  Topic: New boat
Fishfull-Thinking

Replies: 10
Views: 8365

PostForum: On The Hill   Posted: Fri May 22, 2020 6:19 pm   Subject: New boat
Congrats Barry............ can't wait to see your fish reports!!!
  Topic: Show us YOUR boat projects....
Fishfull-Thinking

Replies: 12
Views: 11400

PostForum: On The Hill   Posted: Tue Mar 31, 2020 7:37 pm   Subject: Show us YOUR boat projects....
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  Topic: Post a Picture of your RIG....
Fishfull-Thinking

Replies: 44
Views: 30138

PostForum: On The Hill   Posted: Tue Mar 31, 2020 7:23 pm   Subject: Post a Picture of your RIG....
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Been meaning to get some in water pic's but too busy using her.
  Topic: The Secret to Keeping your Gelcoat from Oxidizing [VIDEO]
Fishfull-Thinking

Replies: 2
Views: 7320

PostForum: The Boat Yard   Posted: Mon Feb 10, 2020 5:25 pm   Subject: The Secret to Keeping your Gelcoat from Oxidizing [VIDEO]
Hey Brian,

Not sure what your service area is... do you do boats in Southport?

Thanks,
John
  Topic: Recomnendations- boat detailer for boat in Southport marina?
Fishfull-Thinking

Replies: 2
Views: 4545

PostForum: The Boat Yard   Posted: Mon Feb 10, 2020 12:33 pm   Subject: Recomnendations- boat detailer for boat in Southport marina?
Thanks CW.... I'll give him a call, much appreciated!!!
  Topic: Recomnendations- boat detailer for boat in Southport marina?
Fishfull-Thinking

Replies: 2
Views: 4545

PostForum: The Boat Yard   Posted: Sat Feb 08, 2020 5:06 pm   Subject: Recomnendations- boat detailer for boat in Southport marina?
Hi Folks,

Looking for recommendations on who to use for detailing my 2018 Parker 2510 XLD. Boat is kept in indoor rack storage, and is relatively clean given the amount of fishing she has seen. ...
  Topic: Reel repairs
Fishfull-Thinking

Replies: 6
Views: 7634

PostForum: On The Hill   Posted: Sun Jan 19, 2020 8:08 pm   Subject: Reel repairs
Barry,

Talk to me at the next Cape Fear meeting....
  Topic: Upcoming How To Videos....Please VOTE....
Fishfull-Thinking

Replies: 11
Views: 8479

PostForum: On The Hill   Posted: Sun Jan 19, 2020 8:04 pm   Subject: Upcoming How To Videos....Please VOTE....
Hey Dave,

Yes, I would be interested in attending. Being retired, most any day and any time would work.

Would prefer a non-tackle shop venue if possible, I think there would be too many dis ...
  Topic: Shipping meat
Fishfull-Thinking

Replies: 11
Views: 10372

PostForum: The Carolina's - News   Posted: Wed Dec 04, 2019 9:51 am   Subject: Shipping meat
Have you considered having your buddy drive 1/2 way and meet at a designated spot? That way, it's a doable 5-6 hr. drive one way for each of you. Even with an overnight say, it would likely be le ...
  Topic: Shamrock 270 open
Fishfull-Thinking

Replies: 4
Views: 6163

PostForum: The Boat Yard   Posted: Thu Nov 21, 2019 8:44 am   Subject: Shamrock 270 open
I have a friend on the West Coast who has one........... he loves it!
  Topic: Barry Turano
Fishfull-Thinking

Replies: 16
Views: 11950

PostForum: On The Hill   Posted: Thu Sep 26, 2019 1:41 pm   Subject: Barry Turano
Done! Wishing the best possible outcome my friend.....
  Topic: Dorian
Fishfull-Thinking

Replies: 18
Views: 14051

PostForum: On The Hill   Posted: Thu Aug 29, 2019 7:06 pm   Subject: Dorian
Yes, the Windy.com models do show increased activity late next week, but we are not talking anything close to hurricane force winds. Also, remember that is a week away. A lot can change in that am ...
  Topic: Lady Mate on the Boat - Pro or Con?
Fishfull-Thinking

Replies: 16
Views: 11933

PostForum: On The Hill   Posted: Tue Aug 27, 2019 7:59 am   Subject: Lady Mate on the Boat - Pro or Con?
My $.02 on this.....

To me, gender doesn't matter one bit. What matters is the abilities of the mate. I've been on plenty of boats with captains and mates that were female and the fishing ex ...
  Topic: Anyone else notice a big increase in sharks this year?
Fishfull-Thinking

Replies: 14
Views: 11262

PostForum: On The Hill   Posted: Wed Aug 14, 2019 9:35 am   Subject: Anyone else notice a big increase in sharks this year?
can anyone make a taste scale for sharks?, ive heard Mako taste pretty decent but thats about it...if the shark is not terrible to eat and you are allowed to keep it I will start. Its kind of like man ...
  Topic: Oak island Kings Lighthouse Rocks
Fishfull-Thinking

Replies: 3
Views: 5179

PostForum: On The Hill   Posted: Mon Jun 24, 2019 5:41 pm   Subject: Oak island Kings Lighthouse Rocks
We fished Lighthouse this morning for 3, when bite slowed down we went the additional 5 miles out to 12 Mile Ledge.... got 4 more there. Again, nothing stellar but a steady pick for the day. ...
  Topic: Oak island Kings Lighthouse Rocks
Fishfull-Thinking

Replies: 3
Views: 5179

PostForum: On The Hill   Posted: Sun Jun 23, 2019 6:44 pm   Subject: Oak island Kings Lighthouse Rocks
Fished Lighthouse on Saturday with about 50 other boats (tournament I believe), got 1 there. Went out to 12 mile Ledge and got 3 more. Nothing stellar but had some decent runs.

Heading out tomo ...
  Topic: Raw water wash down
Fishfull-Thinking

Replies: 14
Views: 12839

PostForum: The Boat Yard   Posted: Mon May 27, 2019 9:08 am   Subject: Raw water wash down
Do you have a screen filter on the input side of the pump? If so, check it. It may be clogged, preventing water getting to the pump.
  Topic: This Friday?
Fishfull-Thinking

Replies: 4
Views: 9271

PostForum: On The Hill   Posted: Wed Mar 27, 2019 4:04 pm   Subject: This Friday?
Not sure what area you are looking to run to. I'm hoping to make a run to Blackjack hole from Southport. The forecast keeps changing however. Right now, Saturday looks better to me than Friday f ...
  Topic: Anchor type
Fishfull-Thinking

Replies: 9
Views: 8540

PostForum: On The Hill   Posted: Wed Mar 27, 2019 3:42 pm   Subject: Anchor type
Once again, I agree with Barry.... if your anchor locker will take the 600' go with that.

Also, are you looking to do your own rigging, or have it made up for you? If you are having it made, ...
  Topic: Anchor type
Fishfull-Thinking

Replies: 9
Views: 8540

PostForum: On The Hill   Posted: Wed Mar 27, 2019 7:42 am   Subject: Anchor type
I second what Barry said, especially making sure you have a trip capability on the anchor.

I have a 20 lb plow with 30' or 3/8 chain and 500' of 3 strand. The anchor has a slot down the length of ...
  Topic: Someone please invent a vaccine
Fishfull-Thinking

Replies: 17
Views: 12389

PostForum: On The Hill   Posted: Thu Feb 28, 2019 6:14 pm   Subject: Someone please invent a vaccine
I remember those days.......... not fond memories.

I love having rack storage and being able to make a call and have the boat in the water tied up and ready to go within an hour.

But do have t ...
  Topic: Reel Seat Stuck
Fishfull-Thinking

Replies: 4
Views: 7151

PostForum: The Boat Yard   Posted: Tue Feb 26, 2019 4:56 pm   Subject: Reel Seat Stuck
Oh, one more thing............ you might try a soak in CLR, but I would do that as a last resort.
  Topic: Reel Seat Stuck
Fishfull-Thinking

Replies: 4
Views: 7151

PostForum: The Boat Yard   Posted: Tue Feb 26, 2019 4:53 pm   Subject: Reel Seat Stuck
You might try some salt-away, and let it soak. WD-40 also makes a rust remover that you can buy at the big box stores. I've used that on some tools with good results.

I think soaking for 24-4 ...
  Topic: High Vis vs. Blue Line
Fishfull-Thinking

Replies: 31
Views: 24698

PostForum: On The Hill   Posted: Tue Feb 19, 2019 10:17 am   Subject: High Vis vs. Blue Line
Thanks Larry, much appreciated.... I owe you one!!!
  Topic: High Vis vs. Blue Line
Fishfull-Thinking

Replies: 31
Views: 24698

PostForum: On The Hill   Posted: Mon Feb 18, 2019 9:16 pm   Subject: High Vis vs. Blue Line
For anyone who is interested, here are a few YouTube videos I found for doing the splice and serve. Just passing this on as "info", I have not tried any of these....... just sharing.

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