On the outskirts of Desmond

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DWW
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On the outskirts of Desmond

Post by DWW » Mon Dec 07, 2015 9:09 pm

I must admit the weather forecasts were putting me off the opportunity for a river trip on Sunday . But a check of the EA river levels showed all as normal down here in Sussex ( Apart from the wind and rain ! ) , but spare a thought for those in the teeth of Desmond .

Jeff Smith and I sallied forth in the good ship " Finatic " and we were soon trying for a fish . The Hardy / Gildex combination still works well and

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looks great I have to say ! .

But even better when the cane is put to the limit !

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A 16 lb fish that soon took a liking to the mackeral.

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Here's looking at you !

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Re: On the outskirts of Desmond

Post by Crucian » Mon Dec 07, 2015 9:24 pm

Nice tackle, nice pike and great photo's :Hat:

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Re: On the outskirts of Desmond

Post by Scott » Tue Dec 08, 2015 8:16 am

Great result! I think that's the first time I've seen a multiplier with cane.. ..unfortunately I've been in the eye if Desmond but have managed to stay safe....

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Re: On the outskirts of Desmond

Post by OldTackle » Tue Dec 08, 2015 8:21 am

What a result! Is that you in the picture DWW?
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Re: On the outskirts of Desmond

Post by DWW » Wed Dec 09, 2015 7:00 am

Hi Chris , yes that's me !

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Re: On the outskirts of Desmond

Post by Mark » Wed Dec 09, 2015 7:10 am

Well done DOW.
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