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2006 Honda Foreman 500 sone run it off in a deep water hole.....would not end was bored out and re-built.....bottom had a new timing chain installed....problem is i have 2 people telling me different things. one says he would nto do anything else and put it back together. another says change timing tensioner, oil pump etc and spend another $600 on bottom half of engine. what's your thoughts? atv ran off in water then died quickly. carb and oil had water in it.

October 12, 2015 at 11:31am

Do you clean your boat after every use? What do you clean it with? I have been using Mcguire's quick detailer after every weekend. i am looking for tips and suggestions.

September 23, 2015 at 1:32pm

I have a 36v system. i need to wire that to my 12 cranking battery for emergency starting. Does anyone have a wiring diagram for this? Thanks!

June 16, 2015 at 7:23am

Purchasing a boat that has the Lowrance Elite-5DSI on it. Where is the best map for Toledo bend? Black lake in campti?


May 26, 2015 at 4:42pm

What is a good price on a 2006 Ranger Z20 dual console with 225 Evinrude E-Tec in great condition?

October 24, 2013 at 9:21am

Looking for a new bass boat that is rated to seat 6 people. I don't ever fish salt water. Only options I can see are a saltwater series or a fish n ski. I really want more of a bass boat. The drafts on the other boats seem to be the same or less than most bass boats but just not sure how that is possible since they are actually a lot deeper. Any suggestions welcome.

June 25, 2013 at 7:13am

Awesome day on the water with my son. We caught 30 bream and 3 bass. we also saw a 9.10 lb bass caught. all were caught on beetle spins. :)

June 04, 2012 at 10:00am

My sons first year in the pi-rogue and he is catching on fast!

April 05, 2011 at 10:14am

My 9 year old caught a 6lb Bass and wants to get it mounted. I need to store for awhile. How do you properly freeze or store fish for several months?


September 20, 2010 at 11:53am

My 9 year old son has been fishing at his Great Grandpa's pond all summer and has not caught anything over 1.5 lbs until Monday evening about dark when this one bit his baby brush hog. You talk about one happy little boy....he was there alone with his 6 year old 1st cousin..Happy Dad too......Now I have to get it mounted.

August 13, 2010 at 3:16pm

Took kids to Iatt Lake this weekend. Bream were not bunched up and were slow on crickets. Son wanted to cast so I tied on a beetle spin and then H&H with trimmed skirt. Bream were hitting both very hard and often but would not get hooked. I did not kow what else to try. Any suggestions?

June 14, 2010 at 8:53am

Bought my son his first Open Face Baitcaster, Diawa Exceler with Berkley lightning rod, Just from throwing around in yard this seems like a very good reel but we have not went fishing with it yet. I let him try a few of my Calcuttas last year and he did good but his hands were a little small for the reel so I went witha low profile with narrow spool and he loves it. I can not believe that he is only 9 and can cast one of these but he still needs lots of accuracy practicing. Very good backlash control in addition to the bait control. Any comments on this reel welcome.

February 02, 2010 at 8:48am

I fish alot in Black and Clear lakes in Winn Parish. I normally fish lizards alot, I am looking for other ideas when spawn is on and water is clear, shallow and grassy, alot of times lizard seems to spook them and sometimes you can hit them on the head and they will not tuch it. Also what would be a good Pre-Spawn lure and tatic? Thanks in advance!

January 15, 2010 at 10:59am

Looking for one liners from you on which boat you would buy to Bass fish from and why. I am looking for 18.5' - 19.5' Bass boat for the family. Not looking to start a riot just looking for some good performance, ride and comfort reasons to buy one and not the other. Thanks

January 12, 2010 at 9:14am

Wife killed her first deer yesterday afternoon. 6mm 100 grain hornady balistic tip. 60 yards. She did not know where it was standing or which way it went but some guys called an told me that it sounded like she hit the deer. I was driving home from work at the time. My 8 year old son which killed one saturaday was in the stand with her and got mad when she would not give him his gun to shoot the deer she said this one is mine. She hit the yearling about 6" behind the shoulder and bullet went through the deer but i never found any blood on ground. Congrats Kristen just do not shoot the next one in the gut, Oh what a smell!!!

November 03, 2009 at 7:51am

My 8 year old killed his first deer of the year and 3rd deer ever Sat. afternoon. 118 lb. doe. 75 yard shot with Ruger Mini 14 .223 with Federal 55gr. hollow points and Nikon Prostaff 3x9x40. Bullet hit a little high and exploded in spine. This little bullet always make a big mess inside. Congrats Ethan!!!!

November 02, 2009 at 9:02am

I want to buy a 44 mag rifle for Primative weapon season in Louisiana. I can not shoot the larger calibers du to neck injury. What are some of my options for this 44 mag rifle. The only one I have found is the NEF. Thanks,

August 28, 2009 at 11:23am

Wife and I had two good days fishing Saturday from our Bobcat Pirogues. I caught 10 of the Bass Sat. but she made up for it Sunday and caught the two biggest of the weekend with one 4 lb. and one 3.5 lb.

Tough fishing. Bite was better after 1:00 pm.

Zoom Lizard (Secret Color)!

March 23, 2009 at 7:38am

I have a 1998 25 HP Mercury that has electric start and for the past couple of years when I mash button to start it clicks and keep masing it will eventually start. last week it did same thing, then i charged battery and now it will not even click. i tested battery and even hooked boat motor cables to my truck and still got nothing. i followed wires from switch to motor and when button mashed the voltage drops. Do you think starter dead? Please help.

March 09, 2009 at 9:48am

Doe #1 entered eternal rest on 10-27-08 at 6:38 pm. She died from fatal lung wounds from Ruger mini 14 .223 caliber with Federal premium 55gr. HP which was shot by Ethan Price 7 years old. I do not know who was happier me or him when she dropped dead in her tracks. I had to cut his shirt tail off Sunday evening as he missed one behind or house but we went to hunting club yesterday for a quick evening hunt and with the wind howling 10-15mph they still came to the corn and rice bran. Congrats Ethan on your first deer ever and I hope you kill many more.

October 28, 2008 at 6:59am
A comment titled: Re: ATV Motor re-build in response to a report titled: ATV Motor re-build

yes i think he did

October 12, 2015 at 2:30pm
A comment titled: Re: 36V TO 12V START BACKUP in response to a report titled: 36V TO 12V START BACKUP

Yes. Just user error. The cranking battery was not on a charger.

July 03, 2015 at 3:03pm
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June 23, 2015 at 8:00am
A comment titled: Re: 36V TO 12V START BACKUP in response to a report titled: 36V TO 12V START BACKUP

I have looked over the wiring and I do not see in any way how the 3 bank charging system could be charging the cranking i apparently need to get a 4 bank or get a seperate single charger to charge my cranking battery...

June 17, 2015 at 12:26pm
A comment titled: Re: 36V TO 12V START BACKUP in response to a report titled: 36V TO 12V START BACKUP

No radio. It has a 3 bank charger and 4 batteries. I don't see how it's suppose to charge all 4!?!?

June 16, 2015 at 9:44pm
A comment titled: Re: 36V TO 12V START BACKUP in response to a report titled: 36V TO 12V START BACKUP

isnt there a way to make the 3 batteries produce one strong 12v current? my cranking battery dies and one of the other batt would not crank it by jumping it off so if i had all three ties to one it should have enough for one last crank.

June 16, 2015 at 1:33pm
A comment titled: edit in response to a report titled: Price On a Ranger

i edited post. Z20 with E-tec

October 24, 2013 at 9:33am
A comment titled: good info in response to a report titled: Bass boat for 6 people

Thanks Capt JS and Fish on Line.....that is the type of comments I was looking for. very helpful. I was wondering about the draft though. bay boats and bass boats able to go in about same water depth?

June 26, 2013 at 6:46am
A comment titled: where in response to a report titled: Proud PAPA

Saline Lake in Winn Parish.

April 13, 2011 at 4:36pm
A comment titled: Awesome!! in response to a report titled: Area 2 Proud Dad!!

Awesome story Dad!! Keep up the good work!!

October 12, 2010 at 10:09am
A comment titled: Federal Premium 55gr HP in response to a report titled: 223 bullet choice

My 9 year old son has killed 4 with Federal Premium 55gr HP, One of the four moved. I shot it again as it was running off and he dropped instantly. The internal damage was very surprising to me. Read some of my earlier post.

October 12, 2010 at 10:04am
A comment titled: Thanks in response to a report titled: Taxidermy Question

Thanks guys! I had already wrapped in towel and froze but I did not know about the air. Thanks again!

September 21, 2010 at 7:36am
A comment titled: Spinners in response to a report titled: Bream on Spinner Baits

Thanks for the input guys. I did try smaller beetle spin that same day with same results. I wanted to swap to larger willow but realized I did not have them with me. I thought about trailer hook also but I figured they did not make one that small. Cork sounds like a good idea also.

June 15, 2010 at 7:36am
A comment titled: Corn in response to a report titled: Planting corn

1st you need tobuy Field Corn and not Sweet Corn. 2nd plant during first full moon in April. 3rd Corn likes Fertilize. put lots of 13-13-13 on it when planted and when it gets too big to plow anymore you must put lots of amonium nitrate around it. I have been plnting corn with my dad for about 30 years, corn will be dry in late august and deer and coon wil go to work on might look into getting a ribbon around the patch with some of that deer-off stuff so they do not eat before hunting season!

March 16, 2010 at 11:26am
A comment titled: RIOT in response to a report titled: Spawing Bass in Clear Grassy Shallow Water

Why would I go fishing if I was not going to keep them to eat? All I wanted to know was about the fishing lures I did not ask for allof the BS! Many thanks to John L and the others who posted answers to my original question!

January 18, 2010 at 2:31pm
A comment titled: Email in response to a report titled: Skeeter, Ranger, Nitro or Triton

Cullin I did not recieve the email, please try again. thanks,

January 14, 2010 at 7:55am
A comment titled: Ludwick? in response to a report titled: Skeeter, Ranger, Nitro or Triton

Never heard of them but they appear to be too far North. Baton ROuge is closer. Who do you work for Cullin? I am in Grant Parish.

January 13, 2010 at 11:48am
A comment titled: Ruger Mini 14 in .223 cal in response to a report titled: Guns for my little man

My boy started out with Ruger Mini 14 .223 with 55 gr hollow points, he has killed 4 deer the past two years, he just turned 9 last week.

January 13, 2010 at 9:39am
A comment titled: Boat in response to a report titled: Skeeter, Ranger, Nitro or Triton

Basically looking for Smooh ride and durability more than anything. I believe that either of the two Ranger/Stratos dealer and or the Skeeter/Triton dealer would be good in the Alexandria area, however I did go to talk to the two dealers awhile back and the Skeeter/Triton salesman sure was not interested in selling anyhting, he wanted to stay inside and BS with his buddies. Thanks for all the input guys.

January 13, 2010 at 8:01am
A comment titled: Bobcat Pirogue in response to a report titled: what would you get

I have a Bobcat P1, I hunt and fish from, very stable never even dipped water.

January 12, 2010 at 9:17am
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