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homemade inventions for fishing

a group for all inventions made yourself from home

Location: u.s
Members: 26
Latest Activity: Mar 19, 2018

its about time someone represents the southwest

welcome to all who join this group, i made for the pleasure of becoming friends with people in the southwest region, and hopefully get to fish with some of them.

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Resourceful Tips 29 Replies

 Any one remember the feature in the old Field and Stream Magazines called 'Tap's Tips'? I always read those .Here's a place to add your resourceful tips . A few Float Fishing Tips I've come up with…Continue

Started by John Sheehan. Last reply by John Sheehan Jan 16, 2018.

Reclaimed Fish Cleaning Table 14 Replies

I got this table top several years ago with some industrial salvage. I finally got around to building a table as a winter project. All the wood is reclaimed from pallets and concrete forms. I only…Continue

Started by Keith Ritter. Last reply by Keith Ritter Apr 4, 2017.

simple and cheap rod and reel storage system. 18 Replies

My rod and reel collection has grown tremendously the past few years and so with that the bundle has grown and with that tangles and some minor damage. I needed an efficient system of storing and…Continue

Started by Slip Sinker. Last reply by Leo Nguyen Mar 9, 2017.

New camp knife 30 Replies

Needed a new camp knife for the up coming season. The the blade is from a old cross-cut saw and the handle is spalted Ash.

Started by Keith Ritter. Last reply by Keith Ritter Jul 12, 2016.

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Comment by Papa Turner on May 19, 2013 at 4:44pm

I grew up in New England & spent many happy days ice fishing. Before cable TV & the internet and with one two TV stations there wasn't much else to do, so yeah for what's it worth I think ice fishing qualifies.

Also be interested in home made BG jigs & flies.

Comment by David, aka, "McScruff" on May 19, 2013 at 7:41am
r Excellent papa
Comment by Papa Turner on May 19, 2013 at 7:38am

Here's my favorite beer batter fish recipe!

1 C flour
1 egg
1 tbsp garlic powder
1 tbsp paprika
1 tsp salt
1 tsp pepper
Enough beer to make a nice batter.

The type of beer will determine the taste. I used Sam Adams Pilsner

Dry fillets, sprinkle both sides with salt & pepper, dredge in flour. Then the batter & fry.

I had plenty of batter left over so I sliced some onions dipped them in them in the batter & had beer batter onion rings to go with my fish. Best with a cold beer. Enjoy!

Warning guys! Be prepared for a mess in the kitchen. So to keep the wife happy do the cleanup. Or cook outside on the grill. Wish I had thought of that yesterday!

Comment by Papa Turner on May 19, 2013 at 7:18am

My grandson on that's him on the left is a great fisherman. Usually catches more fish than me. He just came up w/ a bait he calls "Fishing Putty" made w/flour, soda, peanut butter & cinnamon. Sitll working to perfect the recipe, but he tried it at a local pond & it was deadly!

Comment by Ronald lee Simons on May 18, 2013 at 7:46pm
Homemade gear is right down my ally,looks like we need some ideas to stir up some interest.some of mine involve Icefishing,not sure if that's ok?
 

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"Appreciate it Tooty......getting excited about the upcoming Spring and Summer........these fish are…"
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"Thanks Mikey-D .........things are kind of up and down right now with a blast of snow promised…"
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"John I hope you guys get a perch run soon and enjoy it when you do!"
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"Those are some fine fish you got there good eatin to way to go!!!"
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"I miss the Perch bite! Seems its been quite awhile!"
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"Thanks again John.....although we reached 50 we might have trouble remaining there as we are now…"
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"Above 50 ! I got a ways to go around here for that to happen . Good job Jeffrey!"
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"Thanks John.....The Yellow Perch spawn is in full swing in coastal North Carolina with every male…"
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"Ah ,i need me some of those Great Fish Jeffrey!"
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