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by mtan8
Wed Aug 12, 2009 10:05 pm
Forum: Ask a Question
Topic: How to catch Tenpouder at Kallang River
Replies: 15
Views: 4334

Re: How to catch Tenpouder at Kallang River

Actually these guppies are plentiful in the river and were caught using a trap with bread inside. There are so many of them if you feed them with bread they will feed in a frenzy. Usually the bread feeding will attract larger fishes such as the Green Chromide Cichlids, Tilapia and Mullets. Quite oft...
by mtan8
Sun Aug 09, 2009 12:58 am
Forum: Ask a Question
Topic: How to catch Tenpouder at Kallang River
Replies: 15
Views: 4334

Re: How to catch Tenpouder at Kallang River

Those small fishes in the container are the guppies used as baits for the tarpons.
by mtan8
Sat Aug 08, 2009 1:30 am
Forum: Ask a Question
Topic: How to catch Tenpouder at Kallang River
Replies: 15
Views: 4334

Re: How to catch Tenpouder at Kallang River

My chinese friend caught a small tarpon this evening after 4 hours. It is getting very difficult to catch tarpons nowadays due to some people were using nets recently. http://img252.imageshack.us/img252/9376/img00306.jpg http://img252.imageshack.us/img252/4403/img00309.jpg http://img252.imageshack.u...
by mtan8
Sat Jul 25, 2009 2:22 am
Forum: Inland
Topic: Newbie fishing :P
Replies: 9
Views: 2947

Re: Newbie fishing :P

Tilapia is my favourite. Here are some of my catches: http://img140.imageshack.us/img140/9624/img00056a.jpg http://img188.imageshack.us/img188/7476/img00152s.jpg http://img403.imageshack.us/img403/4130/img00161j.jpg Unfortunately they seem to be quite sensitive to the weather/ rain and could disappe...
by mtan8
Thu Jul 23, 2009 10:55 pm
Forum: Project: What The Fish (W.T.F.)
Topic: Mayan Cichlid
Replies: 4
Views: 4517

Re: Mayan Cichlid

Caught this at the river today. It is a rare catch and decided to let go:

http://img91.imageshack.us/img91/3388/img00292.jpg
by mtan8
Tue Jul 21, 2009 10:30 pm
Forum: Ask a Question
Topic: How to catch Tenpouder at Kallang River
Replies: 15
Views: 4334

Re: How to catch Tenpouder at Kallang River

Here is a photo of the Tenpounder caught by a friend: http://img150.imageshack.us/img150/9819/img00198.jpg Here is a photo consisting of 3 fishes of which the one in the middle is one of the smaller Tarpons caught by the Chinese friend last Saturday night. The 1st fish is another Tenpounder while th...
by mtan8
Mon Jul 20, 2009 12:37 am
Forum: Ask a Question
Topic: How to catch Tenpouder at Kallang River
Replies: 15
Views: 4334

Re: How to catch Tenpouder at Kallang River

Dear Peace, Indeed that line was too tiny (only 2 lbs). I normally use tiny lines so they are less visible to the fishes. That incident I was going for Tilapia and while the Guppies were feeding on the bread that 2 ft Tenpounder accidentally took the hooks while going after the Guppies. On Saturday ...
by mtan8
Sun Jul 19, 2009 1:31 am
Forum: Ask a Question
Topic: How to catch Tenpouder at Kallang River
Replies: 15
Views: 4334

How to catch Tenpouder at Kallang River

Hi, There are many Tenpounders at Kallang River attacking/ eating up the Guppies. My friend caught one recently approx. 1.5 ft long (I have problem tying to attach that photo to this email) and today one took my line (I think it's size around 2 ft) while I was fishing for Tilapia. Unfortunately it b...