Monthly Archives: November 2007

Last November shots of the Pups

Guage and Belle are growing, and growing.  Although Guage is still twice as big, Belle has kept up with her as far as rate of growth goes. Trying to get a shot of these two, by themselves is nearly impossible.  … Continue reading

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Storing your Power Auger

Here is a quick, simple and inexpensive way to store your power auger when not in use. First go to the local hardware or Lowe’s, Menards or some such type place and buy a pair extension ladder hooks.  Another good place … Continue reading

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Pt. 2: Power Augers

Thought I might as well get this going today while I had time, and the coffee was still kicking in! Power Augers,  God Bless the Tecumseh engine!  Even though there are 4-stroke models available these days, that 2 hp Tecumseh … Continue reading

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Cutting holes in Ice: Pt. 1 Hand Augers

I know back in the days of my grandfather, when all the aunts and uncles would hit the ice on  Lake St Clair after church,  the only way to fish through the ice was with a spud.  It was a … Continue reading

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Modify your Shanty

Something major, something small, there are ways to make your coop your own, and make the fishing just a tad more functional. Everything  I have to my Pro has been relatively small.  I added a cup holder that is available … Continue reading

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Portable Fish Houses…shanties, shacks, coops…etc

There are two basic styles of portable fish houses to choose from.  One is like a cabin on ice that folds up like a suit case.  The other is built on a sled, and flips over the head of the … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday

To my fishing buddy on Saginaw Bay,  Adam Marchbanks.  Today is A-bomb’s birthday.

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Tackle Storage (panfish jigs)

Can you tell its a chilly morning out there, posting into overdrive this morning. To the point,  with the cost of jigs these days, its a good idea to protect them as best you can.  You’ve seen the fly boxes … Continue reading

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Panfish Jigs (updated with pics)

There are really small jigs designed for gills and crappie, and then there are jigs that you would consider too big for these panfish.  Like the blonde chick said, you will find one “that is just right” for where you … Continue reading

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Gearing up the Quad

After getting the auger mount on the front rack,  I started looking on the internet for a tote or storage box that I could use to lighten my shanty up.  To get the size I wanted, it was going to … Continue reading

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