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  1. Thanks all! I think we will probably try Rainy...

    Thanks all! I think we will probably try Rainy and Vermilion.
  2. Trip to LOTW vs. Leech vs. Vermilion---Thoughts?

    Hi all,

    My dad and I are planning to take a fishing trip to either LOTW (Baudette or Warroad area), Leech Lake or Lake Vermilion this June, but have never done a fishing trip like that before. We...
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    Thanks! I will keep that in mind for far in the...

    Thanks! I will keep that in mind for far in the future when I have a chance to get one of those nice boats.
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    Steve, When you're throwing topwaters,...

    Steve,

    When you're throwing topwaters, jerkbaits and minnowbaits, do you prefer 65 or 80 lb braid? How about your choice of leader? I use 130 lb. fluorocarbon for just about everything except for...
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    Steve/anyone else who has knowledge, What...

    Steve/anyone else who has knowledge,

    What would be the reason for selecting a 19 foot boat over something longer such as a 21 or 22 footer from Ranger? I eventually plan to upgrade to a Ranger,...
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    Update: after using the third Lexa 400 all season...

    Update: after using the third Lexa 400 all season after exchanging the first two, it performed flawlessly and helped me to catch several nice muskies. I could not be happier with it. It is an...
  7. Thanks for putting those follow-up articles up...

    Thanks for putting those follow-up articles up Steve! I am glad to see something is being done about this. I don't buy that guy's apology for a second. He had days to think it up and figure out how...
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    I have never fished for muskies from a kayak, but...

    I have never fished for muskies from a kayak, but I started out muskie fishing in a canoe for several years before moving up to a larger boat last year. While I would strongly recommend moving up to...
  9. Jerk on the Detroit River kills a muskie for no good reason

    Check this video out. This happened a few days ago. After reading the comments, I think several people have contacted the MNR about this.

    http://youtu.be/ZzdesfXfaTY

    It is worth raising...
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    I let mine go until either they have a really big...

    I let mine go until either they have a really big nick in them or the season ends. Fluoro is just fine if it's roughed up a bit and even with small nicks, but with the large nicks there is a...
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    Thank you for all of the advice! I appreciate it!...

    Thank you for all of the advice! I appreciate it! I will definitely look into an onboard charger, and an AGM battery if and when my current battery takes a turn for the worse. Long shaft sounds like...
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    Bow Mount Trolling Motor Selection Advice

    Hi All,

    I recently acquired a 16.5 foot Lund Rebel Adventure (aluminum hull) and am looking to put a bow mount trolling motor on it. The boat only has room for one battery and is not exceedingly...
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    Here is a video of John Bondy describing his...

    Here is a video of John Bondy describing his jigging technique. When he talks about using the rod to lower the bait, he says he means letting the bait pull the tip down rather than just dropping it....
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    I have the Lexa 400 PWR-P in 5.1:1 and it is...

    I have the Lexa 400 PWR-P in 5.1:1 and it is great. I like the power handle quite a bit after initially having a hard time transitioning from a paddle handle. Despite my previous thread with a random...
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    The Knipex is excellent. I would consider it a...

    The Knipex is excellent. I would consider it a must-have for any muskie angler. It cuts through hooks with ease.

    I use the Grabb-it for unhooking muskies that are hooked deeper in their mouths. It...
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    Thanks for your input. The general consensus...

    Thanks for your input. The general consensus seems to be that no one really knows exactly what's happening then. I kind of wonder whether this is just something that we will need to wait on to see...
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    Daiwa Lexa 400 Issue

    Hi all,

    I purchased a Daiwa Lexa 400 PWR-P at the MN Muskie Expo this spring and have had something curious happening. After the lure hit the water on some of my casts I would turn the handle to...
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