| Outdoor Board|| re: new texas state record marlin (972 lbs) - Hermit Crab on 7/22/14 at 10:08 am|
The story of a guy having 3 reels spooled at once seems odd. They definitely screwed something up there, or they just got taken by another boats prop and didn't realize it....
| O-T Lounge|| re: Using your company vehicle for personal use - Hermit Crab on 7/21/14 at 9:42 am|
I've started using my company vehicle for my side job as an uber driver. Really helps that the company covers gas....
| Outdoor Board|| re: new texas state record marlin (972 lbs) - Hermit Crab on 7/20/14 at 2:11 pm|
Not sure if that tournament had a Calcutta. The big Calcutta tourney in Texas is poco bueno.
| Outdoor Board|| re: Where can you get StryoFoam for bow targets? - Hermit Crab on 7/17/14 at 8:18 pm|
You need them permanently or can I lend you one?...
| Outdoor Board|| re: Where can you get StryoFoam for bow targets? - Hermit Crab on 7/17/14 at 4:35 pm|
[quote]Not trying to tell you one way or another, but why not just spend the $80 on a real bow target? [/quote]
from the sounds of it, seems like he is trying to devise a way to make multiple targets for multiple youth at a camp type situation or something. admirable....
| Food and Drink Board|| re: What's the worst diet you've ever heard of? - Hermit Crab on 7/17/14 at 4:33 pm|
I've never been to the same condo on two different beaches....
| Tiger Rant|| re: Where is the SEC logo on this year's uniforms? - Hermit Crab on 7/17/14 at 1:54 pm|
Thats the dorkiest thing I have ever heard.
I bet your brahs at your tailgate are going to rag on you all day for putting the patch in the wrong spot....
| O-T Lounge|| re: Ford F-150 Mechanic Recommendation (Timing Chain Problem) - Hermit Crab on 7/17/14 at 1:45 pm|
I'm fairly sure that any mechanic in the USA will have some experience with an F-150 unless they only cater to Euro Garbage....
| Outdoor Board|| re: Where can you get StryoFoam for bow targets? - Hermit Crab on 7/17/14 at 1:37 pm|
I have shot straight through styrofoam blocks after they start to get worn down. and when I tried to spray paint a target on them the spray paint just ate away at it even more....
| O-T Lounge|| re: Parents of the OT: When is the last time this happened to you? - Hermit Crab on 7/17/14 at 11:15 am|
haven't had it happen on a road trip yet, but maybe I will start packing a spare car seat cover for that reason.
Luckily the blowouts I have had in the car seats have been within 5 minutes of the house....
| O-T Lounge|| re: Fix my car - Hermit Crab on 7/16/14 at 3:50 pm|
Check your gas cap...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Kicking an addiction: Nasal Spray - Hermit Crab on 7/15/14 at 10:32 pm|
| O-T Lounge|| re: Weirdest things you've seen fundraisers for? - Hermit Crab on 7/15/14 at 3:47 pm|
[quote]Little black kids at lsu games are always toating around those candy fundraising boxes and have no answer when you ask what it's for[/quote]
no more of a rip off than LSU concessions are....
| Food and Drink Board|| re: Cooking 40 Ribeyes... - Hermit Crab on 7/15/14 at 1:04 pm|
you going to cook them all medium? with 40 people there will definitely be some that want them well done....
| Outdoor Board|| re: Female Black Lab Names - hunting/ family dog - Hermit Crab on 7/11/14 at 10:31 am|
[quote]Shannonkheah, pronounced Sha-neek-wah.
try fitting that on a dog tag....
| O-T Lounge|| re: Work Schedule...thoughts on 4 10-hour days - Hermit Crab on 7/11/14 at 9:42 am|
9 nine hour days with every other friday off....
| Food and Drink Board|| re: Rum drinkers. - Hermit Crab on 7/11/14 at 8:31 am|
goslings is good
I like dark and stormy's and when I am in Bermuda I drink Swizzles, but those things have too many ingredients for me to want to make at home....
| Outdoor Board|| re: Best boat names you've seen? - Hermit Crab on 7/10/14 at 9:35 am|
[quote]He got a new badonkadonk 2. I'm pretty sure he's the sole owner of that one. 6 beds 5 baths , 5k gallon tank. It's ridiculous[/quote]
quick google search shows that one has been for sale since 2013, or may have been sold already. must not have been prepared for the extra fuel bill by addi...
| Food and Drink Board|| re: Carrabba's Coming to Metairie - Hermit Crab on 7/9/14 at 9:31 pm|
[quote]that's chicken bryan [/quote]
Is it just called chicken Bryan most places? At the two family owned locations it's chicken Bryan Texas, maybe they didn't want to piss people off outside of Texas so they changed the name....
| Food and Drink Board|| re: Carrabba's Coming to Metairie - Hermit Crab on 7/9/14 at 1:55 pm|
[quote]Don't believe the Carrabba's on Kirby or Voss have anything to do with the Carraba's restaurant chain[/quote]
The only connection is that johnny is making bank from royalities from all the chain locations.
I was surprised that the original locations do honor gift certificates from the c...
| Outdoor Board|| re: any of you guys fly fish? - Hermit Crab on 7/9/14 at 1:20 pm|
If I were to buy my first rod to be used as an all around rod, should I buy it on the heavier end of the species that I will likely be targeting?...
| Outdoor Board|| re: your biggest fish on lightest tackle? - Hermit Crab on 7/8/14 at 3:50 pm|
[quote]Dude, there's a big difference between touching the tippet for the books and actually boating the fish.[/quote]
marlin are rarely boated and touching the leader is generally considered having caught one. All of the records that I posted were definitely boated though since they would have ...
| Outdoor Board|| re: your biggest fish on lightest tackle? - Hermit Crab on 7/8/14 at 3:08 pm|
yeah you caught about 50 chickens and posted them two days in a row claiming they were the days catch....
| Outdoor Board|| re: your biggest fish on lightest tackle? - Hermit Crab on 7/8/14 at 3:07 pm|
Found the list from Sportfishing mag of top 100 world records. quite a few 20x line class multiples.
| Outdoor Board|| re: your biggest fish on lightest tackle? - Hermit Crab on 7/8/14 at 3:01 pm|
took this from a Marlin Magazine article. They did a story a year or so ago of the top 50, line class world records, but I can't find it. this should prove that a 30lbs test would suffice for a 600# marlin.
[quote]Easily weighing in as one of the top 10 catches of all time is Leo Cloosterman's ...
| Outdoor Board|| re: your biggest fish on lightest tackle? - Hermit Crab on 7/8/14 at 2:43 pm|
850lb marlin on 130lb line. 720lb difference.
need to use line strength multiple rather than difference. a 100lb fish on 4lb test is much tougher than a 500 lb fish on 100lb test....
| O-T Lounge|| re: Why does New Orleans always have major events on major holidays... - Hermit Crab on 7/3/14 at 5:53 pm|
Hotels would likely be full for those festivals no matter what weekend they fall on. They should move them to non holiday weekends so they can cash in on holiday travelers as well....
| O-T Lounge|| re: Best place to find a suit for <$500 - Hermit Crab on 7/2/14 at 12:19 pm|
When Dillard's has their 40% off everything already on sale you can find some steals. I got a hickey freeman suit for 300 a year ago.
They only do those sales at quarter end I think, and it was last week....
| Outdoor Board|| re: EPIRB or Spot tracker - Hermit Crab on 6/30/14 at 10:33 pm|
have a boat captain buddy that uses a spot tracker to make check ins on facebook when he is making runs between bahamas>bermuda>florida> mexico.
seems like the coverage works pretty well in those areas which are likely more remote than anywhere you will be going....
| O-T Lounge|| Prairieville Man booked for 7th DWI - Hermit Crab on 6/29/14 at 10:18 pm|
seems like it should just be his second if there is only one other conviction...