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Offline 3boys

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Re: Commercial Fishing
« Reply #450 on: May 10, 2019, 05:41:04 PM »
Bum deal. I've seem that boat up there many times.
Ya, it's an institution in Sitka.  Bill is a survivor, and I'm sure he'll get it going again. May have to write off this early season, but I bet by this fall he's fishing it again.

Plus, he'll finally get a place of honor on the wall at the P Bar  :chuckle:
That P-Bar pic was the first thing I thought of when I saw your post. They might have to start putting pics on the ceiling in there. When you heading north?

Probably June 23rd-ish.  You looking for a ride?
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Re: Commercial Fishing
« Reply #451 on: May 10, 2019, 07:29:25 PM »
Shout out to @yellowdog , he cut another fine set of decals for my old gal.  Quick, competitively priced, high quality stuff.

Thanks again man!  :tup:

My pleasure cutting the Diamond Lil lettering for your great looking boat. Have a safe and successful season!

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Re: Commercial Fishing
« Reply #452 on: May 15, 2019, 09:20:22 PM »
Quick update -
Fishing's been slow out here on the coast of WA, but the fish are big and fun to catch. Got an 11. 8# average in mid may.  No hogs, but very few runts either.  Just solid fish, they're gorging on 6-7" herring.

Here's a pair of 13#-ish fish that I'm having cut and vacpac for retail.
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Re: Commercial Fishing
« Reply #453 on: May 15, 2019, 09:57:09 PM »
Could almost shave looking at that gillplate it's so shiny.
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Re: Commercial Fishing
« Reply #454 on: May 15, 2019, 10:07:33 PM »
I'll save the heads for your travel shave kit. :chuckle:
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Re: Commercial Fishing
« Reply #455 on: May 16, 2019, 01:23:26 AM »
You going to be doing some HW buys again this year amigo?

In for this as well.
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Re: Commercial Fishing
« Reply #456 on: May 16, 2019, 05:23:10 AM »
Some nice looking fish there Skillet!!

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Re: Commercial Fishing
« Reply #457 on: May 16, 2019, 11:16:05 AM »
Thanks guys. Time is tight, but looking at ways to do a group buy.  The price of kings has come down to the point I can likely justify doing a king and halibut buy for the Hunt Wa'ers.  Will likely also offer up coho filets and spot prawns at the same time if I can do it.  Watch for a possible group buy thread.  :tup:
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Re: Commercial Fishing
« Reply #458 on: May 16, 2019, 01:58:54 PM »
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Re: Commercial Fishing
« Reply #459 on: May 16, 2019, 02:20:22 PM »
Thanks guys. Time is tight, but looking at ways to do a group buy.  The price of kings has come down to the point I can likely justify doing a king and halibut buy for the Hunt Wa'ers.  Will likely also offer up coho filets and spot prawns at the same time if I can do it.  Watch for a possible group buy thread.  :tup:

If and when you do this, I will be in for one full box with a mix of all 4 listed. 
Your last half box I got lasted about 2 weeks, did not order enough and learned that lesson.
Please keep us posted.
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Re: Commercial Fishing
« Reply #460 on: May 16, 2019, 03:49:36 PM »
I'd be in for a box of all four as well.  Please let me know where/when.
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Re: Commercial Fishing
« Reply #461 on: May 16, 2019, 04:20:13 PM »
Roger that fellas.  A full 80# box of these goods can get pretty pricey, depending on the mix. I'll figure out something for us though.  Thanks for showing the interest, I'll start a separate thread soon to keep this one on point.
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Re: Commercial Fishing
« Reply #462 on: May 16, 2019, 08:41:19 PM »
Roger that fellas.  A full 80# box of these goods can get pretty pricey, depending on the mix. I'll figure out something for us though.  Thanks for showing the interest, I'll start a separate thread soon to keep this one on point.

 :tup: Was out of town for last fall's group buy. Keeping my eyes open for this years.

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Re: Commercial Fishing
« Reply #463 on: May 16, 2019, 09:28:25 PM »
Thanks guys. Time is tight, but looking at ways to do a group buy.  The price of kings has come down to the point I can likely justify doing a king and halibut buy for the Hunt Wa'ers.  Will likely also offer up coho filets and spot prawns at the same time if I can do it.  Watch for a possible group buy thread.  :tup:

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Re: Commercial Fishing
« Reply #464 on: May 16, 2019, 09:32:48 PM »
Id be interested in some prawns!

 


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