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PostPosted: Tue Dec 21, 2010 8:26 pm    Post subject: Another Monster Reply with quote

Took this from the pike and predator forum. I had to lift the snap as only registered users can view it. It is reported at 32kgs - around 70 lbs !!
What do you think
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D Laffan
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PostPosted: Tue Dec 21, 2010 8:51 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

lovely fish
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PostPosted: Tue Dec 21, 2010 9:05 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Beautiful marked fish, but is that lump of steel in his hand
used to lift the fish Question Shocked
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PostPosted: Wed Dec 22, 2010 2:07 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

A good 30 maybe a 40 at a guess, 70lb nah
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PostPosted: Thu Dec 23, 2010 9:13 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

thats a monster but like oleesox says not 70lbs Very Happy howdy richie boy , if they weighted it in the boat then how could they get it right . and i hate them american fish holders , they break all the pikes teeth ! Evil or Very Mad
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PostPosted: Sat Dec 25, 2010 2:04 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

I see the last post on the P&P forum says it was caught in Spain and weighed 17 kgs or 37/38 lbs
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PostPosted: Sat Dec 25, 2010 9:16 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

thedemoncelt wrote:
thats a monster but like oleesox says not 70lbs Very Happy howdy richie boy , if they weighted it in the boat then how could they get it right . and i hate them american fish holders , they break all the pikes teeth ! Evil or Very Mad


It shouldn't really matter where the fish is weighed as weight is a force soley based on the law of gravity. Provided the fish is weighed close to the earth's surface it's immaterial where its weighed. Which I think this fish qualifies Very Happy
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PostPosted: Mon Dec 27, 2010 7:59 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

thedemoncelt wrote:
thats a monster but like oleesox says not 70lbs Very Happy howdy richie boy , if they weighted it in the boat then how could they get it right . and i hate them american fish holders , they break all the pikes teeth ! Evil or Very Mad


Yeah they are a nasty piece of equipment!, suprising how many anglers use them here as well! Evil or Very Mad ...
obviously u know me?..... plz put me out of suspense! Laughing
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PostPosted: Wed Dec 29, 2010 4:28 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

It now appears it weighed in at 14.8 kgs.
Still a great fish !
http://www.totalcoarsefishing.com/forum/viewtopic.php?f=7&t=170
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PostPosted: Wed Dec 29, 2010 10:22 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

32Ib 9oz. That's some fish. Looks bigger in photo mind you!
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PostPosted: Tue Jan 04, 2011 12:30 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Just saw this on the FTI forum
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=euI8ts-xO6c&feature=player_embedded
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