Search found 95 matches

by Kishore
Tue Jun 25, 2013 1:18 pm
Forum: Inland
Topic: My 1st Toman on Lure
Replies: 13
Views: 8439

Re: My 1st Toman on Lure

sgpu wrote:my experience: this size usually comes in pair. :D
I agree with you that this size comes in a pair.The odds of Two Tomans hitting the same lure one after another on the same cast is extremely rare.
by Kishore
Tue Jun 25, 2013 6:15 am
Forum: Inland
Topic: My 1st Toman on Lure
Replies: 13
Views: 8439

Re: My 1st Toman on Lure

DMCY wrote:Nice fish, I wish i could catch a biggie like that.
Careful what you wish for.You just might get it.
by Kishore
Sun Jun 23, 2013 5:07 am
Forum: Inland
Topic: My 1st Toman on Lure
Replies: 13
Views: 8439

Re: My 1st Toman on Lure

That's a big fat toman indeed. Yeah it's probably two separate Tomans that took turns to hit your lure, both are probably just as big for it to bite off the treble whole. Congrats on landing the Toman. :) For the record.Just before i released the Toman back into the water,i pried open its mouth.The...
by Kishore
Fri Jun 21, 2013 7:46 pm
Forum: Inland
Topic: My 1st Toman on Lure
Replies: 13
Views: 8439

My 1st Toman on Lure

http://i.imgur.com/0pnXSkz.jpg http://i.imgur.com/Wic1U5K.jpg http://i.imgur.com/pQiSof0.jpg Usually when i am fishing for Tomans,i use live catfish as bait and the rod is resting on the stand.The reel is a shimano baitrunner. This Morning While waiting for the Toman to bite i used a lighter rod to...
by Kishore
Mon Jun 17, 2013 6:36 am
Forum: Tall Tale Tavern
Topic: Letters to the Editor
Replies: 4
Views: 3163

Re: Letters to the Editor

I didn't buy today's straits times unfortunately, care to share what was published and what was omitted? The below article was the original which was sent to the Sunday Times. I could not help but to say a few words about the article in the Sunday times dated on the 9th day of June."Anglers calling...
by Kishore
Sun Jun 16, 2013 11:59 am
Forum: Tall Tale Tavern
Topic: Letters to the Editor
Replies: 4
Views: 3163

Letters to the Editor

A very Good Sunday Morning to one and all, For the benefit for those who did not read today's Sunday Times dated on the 16th day of June.I wrote to the Forum, it is on Think,page 37 regarding fishing in our reservoirs.Sorry to say the editor has left out many of my points.Please look out for my arti...
by Kishore
Fri Feb 22, 2013 7:06 pm
Forum: Inland
Topic: Spin Fly Fishing
Replies: 10
Views: 6432

Re: Spin Fly Fishing

You are most welcome bro Kishore :) Nice catches there! Welcome to the world of spinning fly! Glad to see you enjoy it. Yes! that one-on-one fight feel when the fish is hooked on your fly is simply superb experience, that's why til now my lures are hanging dry and I am hooked on spinning fly. You m...
by Kishore
Fri Feb 01, 2013 12:34 pm
Forum: Inland
Topic: Spin Fly Fishing
Replies: 10
Views: 6432

Re: Spin Fly Fishing

Peace wrote:Ah I see, you've got a nice friend. It looks well made. :)
Handful Of Flies
Image
by Kishore
Thu Jan 31, 2013 5:41 am
Forum: Inland
Topic: Spin Fly Fishing
Replies: 10
Views: 6432

Re: Spin Fly Fishing

Peace wrote:It's very nice, thanks for sharing your fly with us. What did you use to hold the feathers onto the hook? It looks like some sort of resin.
I was given a handful of flies by my friend and this was one of them.
by Kishore
Wed Jan 30, 2013 3:35 pm
Forum: Inland
Topic: Spin Fly Fishing
Replies: 10
Views: 6432

Re: Spin Fly Fishing

Peace wrote:Good catch of the Peacock Bass on spinfly, Ping is definitely the person to get advice on it. :) Care to share the picture of the fly you've tied?
Image

As Requested.
by Kishore
Tue Jan 29, 2013 5:45 pm
Forum: Inland
Topic: Spin Fly Fishing
Replies: 10
Views: 6432

Spin Fly Fishing

http://i.imgur.com/EHbLS2X.jpg Gals and Gents, Just thought of trying out Spin Fly Fishing. Spoke to Bro Ping and he gave me a few pointers.(Thanks Bro Ping) I landed the PB on my second cast.(landed a total of 4 PB) When the PB took the Fly,i thought that the Rod was going to break.I was using a U...
by Kishore
Thu Jan 03, 2013 9:30 am
Forum: Inland
Topic: Whopper
Replies: 4
Views: 3462

Whopper

Gals and Gents,
Caught this morning using live catfish as bait.
Length of fish: 40ins(slightly longer than a meter)
Weight: 8 1/2 kgs.
A quick photo and released the Big Bad Mama.
Image
by Kishore
Sat Aug 04, 2012 5:09 am
Forum: Ask a Question
Topic: Closed Face Reels
Replies: 29
Views: 11061

Re: Closed Face Reels

As far as i am concerned,the Close Faced Reel in not for beginners.I own 2 close faced reels.One is a underspin(with trigger) which is paired with a spinning rod.The other is a normal CFR which is paired with a overhead rod.To use the CFR,one must have abit of fishing experience.Just to replace the ...
by Kishore
Mon Jul 16, 2012 10:41 pm
Forum: Inland
Topic: The One That Got away
Replies: 4
Views: 3061

Re: The One That Got away

Nice catch on the Toman. You mentioned using 2/0 hooks, were you using small catfish or is it also suitable for larger catfish also? Peace, I took your advice on trying out different type of main lines and different sized hooks.I have tried hooks from size 2/0 to 7/0.Circle and long shank hooks.Mai...
by Kishore
Mon Jul 16, 2012 10:44 am
Forum: Inland
Topic: The One That Got away
Replies: 4
Views: 3061

The One That Got away

http://i.imgur.com/0uGR1.jpg http://i.imgur.com/wMaaC.jpg Gents, Just acouple of pictures i took during the weekend.The Toman weighted 2 kgs.It was caught using size 2/0 Mustad hooks. Main line is 20lbs braided and the leader 40 lbs steel with black insulation.not to mention the bait was live catfi...