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#491877 - 06/14/18 06:36 PM Re: Progress At The Farm.......... [Re: Tbar]
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Originally Posted By: Tbar
I was fishing today trying to cull some small bass when this one hit the white H&H.

Great fish Tbar!

The H&H is one of the most under-rated spinner-baits ever & cheaper than most spinner-baits.

I've always had good luck with them.

They remind me of the 1970's.

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#491899 - 06/15/18 10:37 AM Re: Progress At The Farm.......... [Re: Tbar]
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That LMB is in good condition for this time of year.
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#493238 - 07/04/18 02:43 PM Re: Progress At The Farm.......... [Re: Tbar]
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Sounds like a great day at the pond! Have a great 4th!
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#493242 - 07/04/18 03:30 PM Re: Progress At The Farm.......... [Re: Tbar]
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#493248 - 07/04/18 05:40 PM Re: Progress At The Farm.......... [Re: RAH]
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Sorry for the double post but I wanted to put this in this thread.

Nests uncovered by receding water line. Ball point pin for size reference.

http://forums.pondboss.com/ubbthreads.php?ubb=showflat&Main=37964&Number=494428#Post494428






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#495528 - 08/28/18 09:01 PM Re: Progress At The Farm.......... [Re: Tbar]
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Went out to fish for culls this evening and instead caught this. Could be the twin to the one above. If Bob is right that bass caught in waters above 80 degrees will die from stress then I just killed another nice bass. I would be better off not fishing for culls at all until fall. Culls - 0

23-1/2 6#s

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#495535 - 08/29/18 01:08 AM Re: Progress At The Farm.......... [Re: Tbar]
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Beautiful fish, I bet over 7 pounds during prespawn. Hope it makes it!
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#495546 - 08/29/18 09:31 AM Re: Progress At The Farm.......... [Re: Tbar]
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Loc: East Texas
Lance,

According to the RW calculator at 23.5 inches, a 100% fish should weigh 7.67 pounds if I am reading it right.
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#495549 - 08/29/18 09:44 AM Re: Progress At The Farm.......... [Re: Tbar]
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Lance what did you catch it on?
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#495563 - 08/29/18 12:01 PM Re: Progress At The Farm.......... [Re: Tbar]
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Loc: Zachary, Louisiana
I just read this thread from start to finish and what a great read! Enjoyed watching all of your projects come to fruition Tbar. Beautiful place you have there! Keep up the great work.

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#495576 - 08/29/18 01:13 PM Re: Progress At The Farm.......... [Re: Zep]
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Originally Posted By: Zep
Lance what did you catch it on?


Bettle Spin

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#495582 - 08/29/18 01:59 PM Re: Progress At The Farm.......... [Re: Tbar]
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Great lure. And single hook makes it easier to release!
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#495587 - 08/29/18 02:55 PM Re: Progress At The Farm.......... [Re: highflyer]
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Originally Posted By: highflyer
Lance,

According to the RW calculator at 23.5 inches, a 100% fish should weigh 7.67 pounds if I am reading it right.


That's around 80% RW. You sure that's not a cull fish?
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#495588 - 08/29/18 03:03 PM Re: Progress At The Farm.......... [Re: Tbar]
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I think it is a nice looking fish. The head fits the body, not a big headed small body lmb. I think the summer months here in E. Texas warms the water temps quite high and make them less likely to feed. I'm no expert but I think if I had a fish that looked like that in August I might return it to the pond. Depending if I had a lot of 6 to 7" bg for them to feed on. And what if the lmb was to eat a 7" bg just before it was caught, how would that improve the weight at the time of the fish being weighed?


Edited by TGW1 (08/29/18 03:06 PM)
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#495592 - 08/29/18 03:48 PM Re: Progress At The Farm.......... [Re: TGW1]
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Loc: Louisiana
Originally Posted By: TGW1
I think it is a nice looking fish. The head fits the body, not a big headed small body lmb. I think the summer months here in E. Texas warms the water temps quite high and make them less likely to feed. I'm no expert but I think if I had a fish that looked like that in August I might return it to the pond. Depending if I had a lot of 6 to 7" bg for them to feed on. And what if the lmb was to eat a 7" bg just before it was caught, how would that improve the weight at the time of the fish being weighed?


When I used to fish bass tournaments (40+ a year), nothing was more frustrating than to catch a really nice bass, all fat and healthy, drop it in the live well and later find it had coughed up a 6 inch BG. I could see that paycheck slipping away!! Sometimes it only took ounces to either be in the money or just another donater.
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#495595 - 08/29/18 05:46 PM Re: Progress At The Farm.......... [Re: Tbar]
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I think that fish looks good for late summer. She'd definitely stay in the pond here. We're having the second hottest summer in recorded history, and it's definitely affected feeding patterns.
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#495598 - 08/29/18 06:01 PM Re: Progress At The Farm.......... [Re: Tbar]
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That fish would stay in my pond, too, as it's at least 2# over our pond record, HA!
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#497320 - 10/08/18 04:58 PM Re: Progress At The Farm.......... [Re: Tbar]
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Loc: Texas
FWIW, I am having my pond electrofished Thursday(time TBA) 10/11/18 if anyone wants to come by and watch. We will also be doing some culling.....LMB, BC, CC, etc.
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#497321 - 10/08/18 06:06 PM Re: Progress At The Farm.......... [Re: Tbar]
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Tbar plz post some videos of the elctroshocking if you don't mind! To me, that would be very cool to see.
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#497329 - 10/08/18 08:58 PM Re: Progress At The Farm.......... [Re: Tbar]
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Registered: 04/22/18
Posts: 504
Loc: Louisiana
Tbar, I want to know where you got your hands on those H&H spinnerbaits. When my dad was taking me fishing as a kid, they were the "go to" bait down here. Haven't seen one on the shelf in ages, and thought they'd gone out of business.
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#497330 - 10/08/18 09:11 PM Re: Progress At The Farm.......... [Re: Mike Whatley]
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Posts: 667
Loc: Texas
Originally Posted By: Mike Whatley
Tbar, I want to know where you got your hands on those H&H spinnerbaits. When my dad was taking me fishing as a kid, they were the "go to" bait down here. Haven't seen one on the shelf in ages, and thought they'd gone out of business.


I get them at Wally World...... grin
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#497336 - 10/09/18 07:43 AM Re: Progress At The Farm.......... [Re: Mike Whatley]
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Loc: Central Kansas
Originally Posted By: Mike Whatley
Tbar, I want to know where you got your hands on those H&H spinnerbaits. When my dad was taking me fishing as a kid, they were the "go to" bait down here. Haven't seen one on the shelf in ages, and thought they'd gone out of business.


I get them at Academy.

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#497337 - 10/09/18 08:04 AM Re: Progress At The Farm.......... [Re: Tbar]
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Registered: 04/22/18
Posts: 504
Loc: Louisiana
I'll have to look next time I'm there...thanks.
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#497626 - 10/17/18 06:02 PM Re: Progress At The Farm.......... [Re: Tbar]
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Posts: 667
Loc: Texas
Corn Coma......

So full of my corn they passed out.

Looking at them you would think the corn in my feeder was fermented.

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#497644 - Yesterday at 12:16 PM Re: Progress At The Farm.......... [Re: Tbar]
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They do that around here

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