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Old 09-12-2022, 09:34 PM   #1
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Big fish, little boat

My son Leo and his Ma Maritime buddies been putting fish in the truck fishing in 22’ - 26’ center consoles.
Quite a few 100 - 105 inch fish.
Biggest one so far, just a bit short of a grander.


112”
973# whole fish
780 dressed
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Old 09-13-2022, 03:58 AM   #2
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Wow, that’s a beaut
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Old 09-13-2022, 05:43 AM   #3
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Ah, to be young again! Nice Leo! Quite a feat to land multiple bigguns on those smaller CCs.

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Old 09-13-2022, 03:38 PM   #4
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NICE!
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Old 09-13-2022, 03:40 PM   #5
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That’s a lot of sushi
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Old 09-20-2022, 06:38 PM   #8
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They snuck another 100” one in before the Quota closure for September.
They got a few weeks off till October quota opens it back up
October, November & December catching giant tuna in a 22-25’ center console.
Not sure if it’s nice to be young or they are nuts
He also just landed a permanent gig as 2nd engineer on a 900’ tanker that runs the NW, Alask-California
Pretty sizable bump in pay on top of his 6 figure salary from 3rd engineer.
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So you are saying he can afford to charter your boat for those three months, or put in the downstroke for his own offshore rig....

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So you are saying he can afford to charter your boat for those three months, or put in the downstroke for his own offshore rig....


He’s got a 22’ Shamrock straight inboard center console now.
Most of his Ma Maritime buddies have 20something foot Contenders-23’ Potter Sea-Crafts, 27’ Conch…… boats.
He’s looking to upgrade from the Shamrock.
I told him to find a 26’ Cape Codder with a straight inboard diesel.
He can afford whatever he wants.

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