1. Details: Gulf Flounder

    Looks like them girls are starting to show up gigged a few and caught a few with the in coming tide trout bite was hot but mainly schoolies on mirrodines and hoogie ...more shads

    1. zackfishing 0
      Last time I went it was calm water on the rocky side trout were blowing up shrimp under popping cork was the water calm when you went on the rocky side?
    2. andydinh 0
      Free lining shrimp, popping corks and lures can't fish bottom too many snags @zackfishing
    3. zackfishing 0
      On the bottom at the end of the dike?
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  2. Just a quick snap after respooling the 80w and 30w

    Blacktip Shark with a Rays, Sheeps, jacks and etc.

    1. andydinh 0
      I would say a lx for casting @bobber
    2. bobber 0
      What size avet do you recommend for general surf fishing?
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  3. Did a little fishing with the team yesterday and we managed to land 5 total 2 bulls and 3 black tip all on Rays and sheep head yaked out 3-500yds off the beach. ...more Leader used was a 20' mono leader to 5' drops using 24/0 circle hooks

    Bull Shark with a Sheephead

    1. fishingmatt 0
      Cool, I have one Im gonna try tomorrow
    2. andydinh 0
      Halves or whole @fishingmatt
    3. fishingmatt 0
      When you use sheephead, how do you rig it?? You use chunks or halves or what?
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    5. andydinh 0
      We didn't measure the black tips cause it was dark and we released them quickly the two bills were 5'3 as 6'3 @ar0000
    6. ar0000 0
      what were the sizes of the other 4 sharks?
    7. edinredzic61 0
      That looked like a workout
    8. j_reyes 0
      damn I saw that shiit Lol looked painful. I'm bout to head out see if I get mines.
    9. andydinh 0
      Yeah Felix got bit by the first black tip he hooked up with @j_reyes
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    11. j_reyes 0
      hopefully I get one tomorrow Lol I want a bull. nice shark @andydinh didn't your home get bit?
    12. fishingmatt 0
      Blacktips are here! Awesome news
    13. Reel_Smooth 0
      Yeah buddy!!! πŸ‘πŸΌπŸ‘πŸΌ
    14. ThatOneFisher 0
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  4. Free lining shrimp for specks and Carolina rigged for flounders on bottom. The bite was slow fishing stained water using lights and the bite died off as soon as ...more current picked up. Saw a gar and looks like there's just too much fresh water run off still

    Gulf Flounder with a Live shrimp

    1. cvflyer 0
      Water is gonna be messed up for a while unless the rain stops.
    2. andydinh 0
      Yeah @ThatOneFisher
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  5. Had a decent night at swp before the wind picked up largest flounder landed was a massive 24" doormat and only managed one sheep head and lost a few others. ...more All in all it was a nice bait and meat haul for 3 hrs between three guys

    Gulf Flounder with a Live shrimp and gulp

    1. Jacob Breaux 0
      Awesome bro
    2. Reel_Smooth 0
      Good haul, and very solid flounder
    3. ReelGame Saucedo 0
      very nice Flounder
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  6. Another trout rod done for a buddy of mines. 7'6 med action fast tip rated 8-17lb 1/4-5/8. To be paired with a Stradic ci4 3000

    Spotted (Speckled) Trout

    1. andydinh 0
      Yeah @Esgar272
    2. Esgar Montalvo 0
      St.Croix blank @andydinh ?
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  7. With trout season around the corner I decided to build me a new pair of custom trout rods for my Chronarch d5 and d7 🎣🐠🐬🐟🐳 ftu im8 7'6 blanks rated 10-17lb ...more moderate fast action

    Spotted (Speckled) Trout with a Live shrimp and lures

    1. andydinh 0
      Not the ones I make for myself those are staying with me forever @fishallday I do however make rods to order
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    3. Esgar Montalvo 0
      Thanks @andydinh
    4. texasfishingkid kid 0
    5. texasfishingkid kid 0
      do you se the rods you make
    6. andydinh 0
    7. andydinh 0
      Spring time when the water heats up
    8. Esgar Montalvo 0
      When does Trout season start? @andydinh I live close to the Texas coast but not that close
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  8. Tested my newest trout rod that I built using a im8 7'6 ftu blank rated 10-17lb and landed 7 keeper spec with a lot of throw backs and a couple sheep beads for ...more bait and a bonus slot red. All in all a very successful trip

    Spotted (Speckled) Trout with a Live shrimp and artificals lures

    1. andydinh 0
      Yeah all piers are open 24 but actions been best early mornings its a grind at night @Reel_Happy
    2. Mark Montalvo 0
      @andydinh I Think I'll be heading out to Galveston tomorrow afternoon does the pier stay open all night
    3. Surf_Monkey 0
      Nice haul. When's the fish fry?
    4. fishingmatt 0
      @GunnerNewberry surf specs in Gtown
    5. andydinh 0
      61st pier and on live shrimp @Lon85 @fishingmatt
    6. fishingmatt 0
      What pier?
    7. Lon85 0
      Nice haul! Whatchu catch the Sheeps on?
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  9. Put my recently built harrington 552 on some drums today using live blue crab on 5' 400lb leaders using 12/0 Gamakatsu circle hooks and 8oz spider weights I ...more made

    Black Drum with a Live crab

    1. ThatOneFisher 0
    2. andydinh 0
      It's a hit or miss @ThatOneFisher that's why they call it fishing
    3. Jacob Breaux 0
      @bassmaster417 The 400lb line is just the leader. Main line is 20-40lb usually for casting setups
    4. Dylan Garrabrant 0
      Oh cause when I fish reds I use 15-20lb test
    5. ThatOneFisher 0
      Sweet. I'm thinking of going in 2 weeks, do you think they will still be out there or should I go after bull reds?
    6. andydinh 0
      And I use 400lb leaders cause u never know what ur gonna hook up to from the regular bull red to 200lb Rays and sharks and also when using my leader grabber instead ...more of a net @bassmaster417
    7. andydinh 0
      We landed around 10 between me and a couple of friends and the rest of the people labeled about 15 more @ThatOneFisher
    8. Dylan Garrabrant 0
      Why use 400lb line
    9. WalkerZander 0
      Yes @ThatOneFisher
    10. ThatOneFisher 0
      Nice. Are the drum still running?
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  10. A couple of the latest builds with a few other ones on the way help you guys enjoy what u see

    1. andydinh 0
      YouTube has a lot of great videos and you can look for books online @ReadyForThatBattle
    2. ReadyForThatBattle 0
      Something that can teach me step by step
    3. ReadyForThatBattle 0
      @andydinh Hi Andy. If I would like to build a surf rod myself. Do u know any books I can consult? Or any videos or any instructions on the Internet or books? Thx
    4. andydinh 0
      I got it from billy vivona's book @BIG_GAME_TACKLE and wrap then marble @james_b90
    5. james_b90 0
      Did you marble them and then put a wrap over it?
      Rodbuildingtutorials.com but the page doesn't work any more
      I made my first Rod wrapper out of 1x4 and 1x6 then upgraded to the power Rod wrapper @muskiemilitia1. @andydinh where do you get the patterns for those wraps? ...more I've only found a few on
    8. Clay Clay 0
      Thanks man!
    9. andydinh 0
      @muskiemilitia1 I'd say the best starter kit would be the pac bay hand wrapper or the American tackle one on mudhole
    10. andydinh 0
      Thxs guys @ReelGame @BIG_GAME_TACKLE @GunnerNewberry @james_b90 @bassinboy01 I got a couple more I've built but haven't posted pics yet and I got a few more ...more that'll be sure to turn heads
    11. Clay Clay 0
      What would you recommend for a start-up kit? I've been looking on mudhole and a couple other places. Keep in mind I've never dabbled in wrapping/building ...more at all. Thanks!
    12. aggiefisherman 0
      What is that?
    13. tunatoker8910 0
      3rd one looks bad azz........🍻🍻🍻
    14. Jacob Breaux 0
      That's what I'm talking about. I'm just gonna have to wait till I have the money for you to do me a shark rod. Lol those are just too good
    15. james_b90 0
      Wow. Looks awsome!
    16. Gunner Newberry 0
      Freakin nuts!
      Those are sick!
    18. ReelGame Saucedo 0
      Those look amazing
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