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#3307072 - 07/30/13 09:11 PM Got into the crappie before the rain hit today!
Big J
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Got on the water around 12 and grabbed 8 before the rain set in around 4. Caught some stripe and bass as well but had 8 keepers out of 10 crappie.Got 3 at 14 inches or better!

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#3307099 - 07/30/13 09:46 PM Re: Got into the crappie before the rain hit today! [Re: Big J]
Dbllunger
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Nice job. I went back Sunday morning (my sons slept in) and got into the crappie pretty good with most of a limit of big ones plus several white bass and a 5 pound rockfish. Trolling cranks is my new favorite crappie fishing technique.
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#3307138 - 07/30/13 10:27 PM Re: Got into the crappie before the rain hit today! [Re: Dbllunger]
Big J
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Glad to here it. I found a good spot for some 14 inchers off an island point by accident. I will have to show it to ya. I been in the trees north of the smith spring swimming area for the last few weeks. They were in there heavy today in 15 foot. I would see them and then about time they got thru my sonar a rod would bend. Actually had two on at a time today. We got about two more weeks from what I understand. I would bet if I could get my fat bit up before day light I could really do well. I don't get out there till around 12 or one. I am sure my bite is slower then but I ain't fussing with 10 keepers every trip plus all the other fish we are hooking.
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#3307142 - 07/30/13 10:32 PM Re: Got into the crappie before the rain hit today! [Re: Big J]
Big J
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Oh yeah. If you have not got you a lure hound yet. I grabbed one from academy for like 6 bucks. It has already saved me about 25 bucks. It really helps when you hang up them 5 dollar crankbaits. It dives right down there and grabs them for ya.
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#3307193 - 07/31/13 12:02 AM Re: Got into the crappie before the rain hit today! [Re: Big J]
catman529
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Nice! what part of priest? might take my new boat there next if I get the Briggs on the boat to get me around. Need motor work on both motors though. Itching to be back on the water since my taste of it on Monday.
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#3307270 - 07/31/13 06:50 AM Re: Got into the crappie before the rain hit today! [Re: catman529]
easy45
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Good deal
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#3307304 - 07/31/13 07:34 AM Re: Got into the crappie before the rain hit today! [Re: catman529]
Dbllunger
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 Originally Posted By: catman529
Nice! what part of priest? might take my new boat there next if I get the Briggs on the boat to get me around. Need motor work on both motors though. Itching to be back on the water since my taste of it on Monday.


I have been putting in at Jefferson Springs and trolling from about two miles before you get to the mouth of spring and fall creeks. I try to stay right on the edge of the river channel in 15 feet of water or so.
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#3307599 - 07/31/13 11:33 AM Re: Got into the crappie before the rain hit today! [Re: Dbllunger]
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Nice catch!
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#3308312 - 07/31/13 09:42 PM Re: Got into the crappie before the rain hit today! [Re: Football Hunter]
Big J
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Catman, you can go out with me if you want. I may try and head out tomorrow afternoon or Friday. Just let me know.
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#3309151 - 08/01/13 07:05 PM Re: Got into the crappie before the rain hit today! [Re: Big J]
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Nice mess you got there!
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