| O-T Lounge|| State Farm hurricane deductible jumps to 5% - Elusiveporpi on 7/9/14 at 7:15 am|
This means a $10,000 deductible on a $200,000 home. Might as well set the thing on fire if anything were to happen to it..........
What are the huricane deductibles for other insurance companies?...
| Outdoor Board|| Fishing Eugene Island tommorow (7-3) - Elusiveporpi on 7/2/14 at 6:13 am|
I got roped in to going fish the Eugene Island tomorrow and my hopes are not that high for this trip. THis is one of those guys at work that say, yeah they caught fish all the time down there, I;ll even pull your boat down there....."
I been down the Atchafalaya River several times but never fish...
| Outdoor Board|| Bayou Bash / Lake Des Allemonds Poker Run (3rd Annual) - Elusiveporpi on 6/12/14 at 11:00 am|
Heard about this small get together but I cant find a list of the stops this year. Anyone know anything about it? Im origonaly from the area and wouldn't mind taking a boat ride...
| Outdoor Board|| Captains license Needed? - Elusiveporpi on 5/7/14 at 4:22 pm|
SO I know a guy who opened up a small business, for tax reasons only, because you can claim losses for up to 5 years or something like that and gets a dam good chunk of change back every year.
What I was thinking of doing is opening a Fishing Guide Service. My question is- Is a captains license...
| Outdoor Board|| Cocodrie this weekend - Elusiveporpi on 4/17/14 at 8:29 am|
Heading to the Camp Friday, Saturday. Anyone down there right now know what the water looks like? Thinking about fishing the Island Saturday. ...
| Outdoor Board|| Trim tabs Issues (Help) - Elusiveporpi on 4/11/14 at 11:53 am|
Lenco trim tabs (electric) on a 2004 Sterling flats boat are giving me issues. The Port side actuator will not go down. The Actuator will make a noise to come up, but it is silent when the button is pressed to go down. I thought it may be the switch so i replaced that, but the problem continued. t...
| Outdoor Board|| Summer Trout in Cocodrie - Elusiveporpi on 4/4/14 at 7:31 am|
Well, its about that time of the year again. I'm getting the speck fever. What is everyones guess on when the fat daddy specks will show up at Last Isle, Coon Point etc. I have always heard the first full moon in April.
With such a cold winter, do you think i will be later this year, or did the ...
| O-T Lounge|| I wish the sunshine bridge was asexual.... - Elusiveporpi on 3/25/14 at 6:21 pm|
So it could go F itself
Traffic is horrible and there is a broken down car in the one lane they let us drive in.....[img]http://i177.photobucket.com/albums/w238/pschex2/IMG_20140325_181354_374_zpsowqdjwof.jpg[/img]...
| Outdoor Board|| New Bow Fishing Light Set Up - Elusiveporpi on 3/25/14 at 8:43 am|
Just wanted to show everyone our new set up. Its 9 50 watt led flood lights(warm yellow in color). they are ac lights and will be ran with a 2200 ryobi Generator. With only pulling 450 watts, the generator should be running at a whisper. Railing is 2.5 ft high( or just below the waist). The only...
| Outdoor Board|| Outboard Trouble ( fuel starvation) - Elusiveporpi on 3/24/14 at 7:16 am|
i have a 90 yamaha 2 stroke that runs fine for about an hour or so, then will run out of gas.( i know this because i have a clear fuel filter and noticed it was empty when this happens.) the bulb will be prettty dry as well. if i pump it a few times, the motor will strart back up and run for 30 minu...
| Outdoor Board|| Water in Gas Tank - Elusiveporpi on 3/12/14 at 8:22 am|
So I bought a new " to me" boat this weekend- 2004 sterling flats 90 yamaha. I took it out in leeville this past weekend and i began having problems with water in the gas. I unhooked it from the motor and pumped the ball until the gas looked clean again. This happened 3 times.
What should I do? I...
| Outdoor Board|| Frogging Temperature - Elusiveporpi on 3/6/14 at 7:01 am|
What is the lowest time that the frogs are still out? I know last week there was alot of frogs caught and i believe it was a low of 56-58 or so Saturday night. Im thinking about going this weekend but its dropping to 51-53 ish. Is that to cold?...
| Outdoor Board|| How much do outboards depreciate? - Elusiveporpi on 3/4/14 at 9:10 pm|
If all goes well I'll have a new to me boat this weekend. That means I need to sell my old motor -2011 Yamaha F50. Light wear ( not missing any paint and stored inside. 50 hours max.) Paid 6200 for it with controls and SS prop, What would be a good asking price? 4500 and hope for 4000? To low or hig...
| Outdoor Board|| Bowfishing friday night - Elusiveporpi on 2/6/14 at 7:05 am|
Gotta go down to cocodrie to work on the camp anyway so I figure I will bring the bowfishing rig down there with me. Is bowfishing any good during the winter? Had reports of people seeing alot of reds in the shallows. Lows in the 40's friday night......
Good idea or bad?...
| Outdoor Board|| Fishing Saturday (Rig my Rods) - Elusiveporpi on 1/31/14 at 9:30 am|
Im heading down to some brackish marsh near Cut-off Saturday and fishing the marsh for Specks, Reds, and Bass. I will only have 3 rods with me( one small spinning reel, and 2 baitcasters). I'm pretty sure the spinning reel will have your basic 1/4 oz jig head with a chartreuse 3' cocahoe minnow tail...
| Outdoor Board|| Boat launches in Gonzales Area - Elusiveporpi on 1/15/14 at 10:48 am|
I need to go run my boat and I'm looking for the closest launch. Is there anything closer than Blind River? I found this from a search, but I'm now sure the location.
ASCENSION BAYOU FRANCOIS LA 22 DOTD 2 CONCRETE
| Outdoor Board|| Winter Time Bowfishing - Elusiveporpi on 12/17/13 at 9:46 am|
I've been having the itch to take the rig out this weekend to shoot some reds. How is the bowfishing in cocodrie in the wintertime?...
| Outdoor Board|| Aluminum/ Flats Boat Conversion - Elusiveporpi on 12/4/13 at 8:46 am|
I have been saving up to build a custom aluminum flats style boat for a while. (I already have a 60 yamaha 4 stroke) I wanted something with a mod v to break the wave for cossing the bays on windy days but also not draft over 10 inches. However I cam across a tracker V-16 Hull and trailer for a grea...
| Outdoor Board|| camping out in cold weather - Elusiveporpi on 11/27/13 at 9:14 am|
So I got an invite to go duck hunt Friday Saturday and Sunday in the atchafalaya river basin. I'm not the biggest hunter but with shitty fishing weather I'll probably go. My only concern is the temperature. What's the OB stance on camping in 30 degree weather.
PS. I hate cold weather but I can't s...
| O-T Lounge|| 1 Hour in Traffic vs 1 Hour on HWY? - Elusiveporpi on 11/13/13 at 7:16 am|
Which is harder on your vehicle?
| O-T Lounge|| Where to lower my ears at in Gonzales? - Elusiveporpi on 11/7/13 at 12:52 pm|
Just moved to gonzales and I need a new place for a hair cut. Any suggestions? If it helps out I'm a white guy in my mid 20's. ...
| Outdoor Board|| Weekend Results??? - Elusiveporpi on 10/28/13 at 10:53 am|
Made a solo afternoon trip yesterday to Lake Beo.uf I never catch sac-a-lait so im pretty pumped about this.
| Outdoor Board|| Offshore Forcast for Friday, Saturday - Elusiveporpi on 10/9/13 at 9:13 am|
What is it looking like on other sites- NOAA is saying-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT FOURCHON TO LOWER ATCHAFALAYA RIVER FROM
20 TO 60 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM THE SOUTHWEST PASS OF THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER
TO PORT FOURCHON FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
EAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET.
| O-T Lounge|| House Title Company Cost - Elusiveporpi on 10/2/13 at 12:17 pm|
Im buying a new house for $170ish(OT NON_BALLER) and the title company is charging me 1,750 which seems like a rip off. Is this average or do you have any suggestions on who to work with?
| Money Talk|| Title Company in Baton Rouge area. - Elusiveporpi on 10/2/13 at 12:12 pm|
Im buying a new house for $170ish and the title company is charging me 1,750 which seems like a rip off. Is this average or do you have any suggestions on who to work with?...
| Outdoor Board|| Dead Zone in Gulf - Elusiveporpi on 9/26/13 at 9:21 am|
How For out of Fouchon does the Dead Zone extend? Do snapper rise to the upper sections of the water column in these areas or do they leave and find clean water?
This picture is from the end of July. Im assuming that this area will not move until the river comes back up and moves the water, or is...
| Outdoor Board|| Single engine offshore trip - Elusiveporpi on 9/23/13 at 4:43 pm|
My dad recently purchaced a 25 ft' shamrock, inboard 350, with about 250 hours on it. has 110 gallon fuel tank and gets 2.2-2.5 mpg. we have been 30 miles offshore before. but no more. How far would the OB go with one motor?
| O-T Lounge|| Alcohol for Wedding Reception - Elusiveporpi on 9/10/13 at 7:21 am|
My caterer will provide the bartenders, but I will have to provide the alcohol. I will probably only be doing the Beer & Wine thing since im not an OT Baller. So my question is, for around 200 people, how much beer and wine to get? Online research is telling me it should be 20% beer and 80% as far ...
| Outdoor Board|| Friday afternoon trip results..... - Elusiveporpi on 8/31/13 at 8:38 am|
Headed down to Larose around 3 yesterday and managed 7 reds and 15 bass. Man I love working 4-10s[IMG]http://i177.photobucket.com/albums/w238/pschex2/IMG_20130830_210407_331_zps57e2b29c.jpg[/IMG]
Time to go play with my new toy today
| Outdoor Board|| Pelican Flats boats - Elusiveporpi on 8/27/13 at 2:19 pm|
Its like a yak with a motor, and they are pretty sweet looking. It would be nice to have one to drop off the mother ship.