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- Lucky Newbie
- Posts: 1
- Joined: Sat Mar 12, 2016 7:05 am
- Fishing interest: Handline congers, lure fishing
Hello folks I'm from Ireland and have been handlining conger eel for a few years now. Brilliant fight from them biggest 38lb. All eels weighed and returned to the sea.has anyone else tried it. Thanks,marty
- Site Editor
- Posts: 3941
- Joined: Mon Mar 07, 2005 2:48 pm
- Fishing interest: Handline fishing
- Location: Singapore
Welcome to HLF Marty. We don't have Conger eels anywhere near 38lbs here sadly, a 6lbs Conger eel here is considered big. But then again, we're talking about different species. It must been pretty fun and challenging muscling such a big eel on handline!