Monthly Archives: March 2008

Spooling Trick

If you you like to spool braid on your walleye and salmon reels at home, here is a little trick to help you get the job done.  An important factor in using linecounter reels is that  you have the same … Continue reading

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Opening Day: First Impressions

Inge is still my Tiger, Cabrera will be worth the investment, Ol’ Gene in the 3rd base coaches box still has to work on sending players, and Leyland still needs to develop a hook with his pitchers. Inge had a … Continue reading

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Looking Back @ 3rd base on Opening Day

For as long as I can remember my heroes on any Detroit Tigers team, always played 3rd base.  It wasn’t because it was the position I played, I caught in little league.  It all started with one player, the original … Continue reading

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Home Improvement Section

Ok, so I lied a little yesterday.  You start working with wood for one project, and the next thing you know you are building a cart for the smoker.  That’s what happend yesterday,  first I replaced the roof on the … Continue reading

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Choosing a Smoker

While I was up to the Bass Pro Shops store in Auburn Hills,  besides the deep fryer there was a smoker on the list to pick up.  Now,  I had a barrel type Coleman charcoal smoker already and it was … Continue reading

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Sale Item @ BPS

One of the reasons I went up to Bass Pro Shops yesterday was to pick up this deep fryer for cooking fish up outside.  Its a 10.5 qt model,  and came with everything you see plus a 5″ thermoter for … Continue reading

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Last Blast

Is there an uglier time of the year than early spring?  On the way north yesterday, everywhere you looked was just ugly.  Everything is brown, the trash covered by snow on the roadside was everywhere,  just a dismal time of … Continue reading

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Awesome ( 3-D? ) Muskie Pic

I made my way through all the traffic around Detroit today, up to Auburn Hills to visit the Bass Pro Shops store in Great Lakes Crossing. I did some shopping while at the store, but I also brought the camera … Continue reading

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Church Tackle Preview/Interview

I made a phone call today to Church Tackle Company right here in Michigan.  The purpose of the conversation was to get some background information on the company.  Secondly, I wanted to highlight a product made right here in our … Continue reading

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Lake and River Report Presentation

This was forwarded to me by one of the paper’s staff members who thought it might be of interest.  It should be for anyone who has questions about the status of the Detroit River and Lake Erie.  It looks as … Continue reading

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