Bass 52 kg

Bass 52 kg

Fished down south for the weekend, got plenty harpuka, Nannys, couple trevella and a few bass. This big boy being the highlight of the weekend.


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 Strong man contest  Bloody

Mon, 2015-12-14 19:15

 Strong man contest  Bloody huge

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what a monster

Mon, 2015-12-14 19:17

 Well done....that is massive !!

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 That's bloody insane. Nice

Mon, 2015-12-14 19:32

 That's bloody insane. Nice fish man

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 That is a deep sea monster.

Mon, 2015-12-14 19:46

 That is a deep sea monster. Well done

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Geez

Mon, 2015-12-14 19:48

 Need a forklift to fillet it haha good catch man. monster

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Now that is one hell of a fish

Mon, 2015-12-14 20:14

What a size it is a fillet of that would be like a side of beef.

What do they taste like when they get up to sizes like that.

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 yeah nice eating mate

Tue, 2015-12-15 14:29

 yeah nice eating mate

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 Well I'll be..

Mon, 2015-12-14 22:00

 Well I'll be..

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Solid

Tue, 2015-12-15 04:32

Nice. That'll wet some appetites. 

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Pharrrk!

Tue, 2015-12-15 20:48

Pharrrk!

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You'd need a boat anchor for

Tue, 2016-03-15 10:58

You'd need a boat anchor for a release weight with that fish!

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Bloody hell

Wed, 2016-03-16 00:17

What a fish, great catch catching a fish like that makes the electric reel worth every penny.

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We need a bigger

Wed, 2016-03-16 22:12

Hey, I think we need a bigger reel.ha ha

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 we had to manually wind it

Wed, 2016-03-16 06:40

 we had to manually wind it half way as the electric reel kept over heating haha,

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Nice fish

Thu, 2016-03-17 08:52

Out of interest what electric reel were you using? 

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 Daiwa tanacom 1000, it was

Sat, 2016-03-19 08:32

 Daiwa tanacom 1000, it was actually a double header of the 52kg bass and another at 48kg so was a fair bit of load for it haha.

trying to load a photo in the comment cant work it out.

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Sat, 2016-03-19 08:42

 

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 pharkkkkkkkkkkkkk me

Sun, 2016-03-20 16:02

 pharkkkkkkkkkkkkk me

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 Ripppppppppppppppppppppppppp

Wed, 2016-03-16 19:19

 Rippppppppppppppppppppppppppeeeeeeeeeerrrrrr fish mate

well done

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 How does that go against the

Thu, 2016-03-17 06:18

 How does that go against the state record?

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i think the state record is

Thu, 2016-03-17 06:35

i think the state record is 52.25, so just short

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 Wow! 

Fri, 2016-03-18 05:48

 Wow! 

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 Wow that is a standout

Thu, 2016-03-17 18:24

 Wow that is a standout catch.well done  mate.

How deep did that  came from?

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Monster

Thu, 2016-03-17 18:55

 Top catch 

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Just oiut of curiosity

Fri, 2016-03-18 03:46

Did you see it on the sounder and drop to it or was it a "blind catch" sight unseen so as to speak.

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 found a leadge in about 400m

Sat, 2016-03-19 08:45

 found a leadge in about 400m with plenty of bait fish on it so drop the line over an had a bite before we even hit the bottom.