Wabakimi Canoe Pack
PFD's (Life Jackets)
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I'd imagine they'd work for awhile .....|
Posted by: pilotwingz on Feb-12-11 1:45 PM (EST)
..... until they broke .
When those first came out...|
Posted by: steve_in_idaho on Feb-12-11 4:27 PM (EST)
...in my youth many years ago, I got one as a gift. Didn't think much of it then, but I did use it to catch some fish. Yes - it works, but not very well. Amazing thing is that it never broke - and after almost forty years, I still have it. (Why???)
probably didn't break because .......|
Posted by: pilotwingz on Feb-12-11 6:58 PM (EST)
Yep, and yep.|
Posted by: steve_in_idaho on Feb-14-11 1:04 AM (EST)
A step up from a handline is about it - unless you consider the added weight....then it's a step *down*.
Posted by: Big_D on Feb-14-11 7:57 AM (EST)
There are much better solutions, but those work. They don't cast worth a darn, so you better be fishing close to shore.
Northern Pike in Turkey...|
Posted by: SuperTroll on Feb-25-11 9:58 AM (EST)
used one with a steel leader in Turkey back in 1974...the old Turk guides in their wooden canoes who took me out on Lake Cuy just shook their heads when I pulled it out, but they started asking to try it after the 6th or 7th Pike was in the basket......
ha , I would of fell out of the boat ...|
Posted by: pilotwingz on Feb-26-11 10:23 AM (EST)