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John Sheehan
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  • Ringwood, NJ
  • United States
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Started this discussion. Last reply by John Sheehan Feb 5, 2016.

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John Sheehan replied to John Sheehan's discussion Resourceful Tips in the group homemade inventions for fishing
"Any one Slice a Wine Cork with a Filet knife and use the cork  as a leader or fishing line straightener ? I now use it on my ice rods and tip up leaders and it works good and carries easy in the vest ."
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John Sheehan commented on Slip Sinker's group ICE-ING GILLS -<")))))><( RIGS, TIPS AND TRICKS
"EXCELLENT PERCH HAUL BRUCE!"
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John Sheehan commented on Slip Sinker's group ICE-ING GILLS -<")))))><( RIGS, TIPS AND TRICKS
"Which thread wrapper did you get John .I got a rod kit for Christmas and have to consider getting a thread wrapper. Its not a Mudhole kit its a Netcraft kit . An Ultra Light Spinning rod kit . This will be a 1st attempt at constructing a rod ."
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The Irresistable 64th Squirrel Tail Jig

"Yes Bruce ,as you can see it got beat up by many fish . Not that my ties are real good ,but they work ."
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July 4
What type of animal is a bluegill?
I live at Cupsaw lake and it has White and Yellow Perch, Large mouth Bass, Black Crappie,stocked Rainbow, Tiger and Brown Trout and occasional Brook Trout .Bluegill, Pumpkin seeds, BGXPS Hybrids and Yellow and Brown Bullheads and an occasional Chain Pickerel.I enjoy Freshwater multi-species fishing and occasional Salt Water inlet fishing for Fluke .
What state are you from? This can help us get together for fishing trips!
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SPINNER RIGS FOR HARNESSING SHINERS , WORMS, SPOONS,SWIMBAITS,ETC.

SPINNER RIGS FOR HARNESSING SHINERS AND WORMS



CRAPPIE,YELLOW PERCH ,WHITE PERCH AND BLUEGILLS:

56 Degree water Crappie

Greg Sheehan with one of Four Crappie between 12-14.5"  he caught on a shiner harnessed on a Spinner Rig…

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Posted on November 10, 2017 at 9:30am

Squirrel Tail Jigs, WORK IN PROGRESS

 

SQUIRREL TAIL  JIGS

   I have been fishing simple Squirrel Tail Jigs since November 2009 and although I haven't counted the number of fish  they have  caught ,let's just say scores of fish !August 2017 I fished them consistently and reawakened the realization of how well these little guys attract many species of Fish. Examples of  a large variety of species have been caught on 1/8th ,16th and 32nd oz. Jigs .I tie them up usually with Black…

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Posted on September 3, 2017 at 8:00am — 1 Comment

Cupsaw Lake Algae Treatment

Hi BBG friends . Here's what is going on at my Community Lake I fish often . Would like to hear views on this procedure . PROS /CONS? I am trying to get educated on the matter .Any help would be appreciated ! Below is the Cupsaw Lake bulletin regarding Algae treatment. Thanks ,John

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The lake will be treated today this morning with copper and Pond Shade Aqua Blue. The treatment will begin in the deep area,…

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Posted on August 2, 2017 at 6:30am — 4 Comments

Fishing Goals

Fishin' Goals

X 1)Catch fish every month of the year and archive with photos and calendars.

Bluegill ,Yellow Perch, Crappie and Largemouth Bass are achieved.

2)Catch Pickerel  in December( x achieved Dec. 2014 Shepherds lake) , February and (March)* acheived March31 2016, 17" Pickerel still need February to complete the Pickerel  calendar.

3) Catch First …

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Posted on July 15, 2015 at 8:30am

Fish Kill @ Four Corners Pond ,Sterling Forest Watershed

Sunday ,I was up at Sterling Lake visitor Center talking with a ranger about the fish kill at Four corners Pond, which occurred in the spring of 2012 . I asked about the measures taken since the fish kill was reported and he said fines have been issued to Perfect Cut Tree service and the Mulch pile has been greatly reduced .Today, I confirmed for myself that the mulch piles are reduced…
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Posted on July 7, 2014 at 2:00pm — 2 Comments

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At 9:09am on October 5, 2017, JWinpisinger said…

Hi John, I liked what I read about the squirrel tail jigs. Do you tie those yourself or can they be found on the market. I don't believe I have ever seen them before.

At 5:06pm on May 13, 2017, Ben Seay said…

Hey John, I haven't done much fishing at all so far this year as I've had some other stuff going on. Hopefully I will find the time here real soon to fish. Hope you are catching the big ones.

At 2:28pm on February 1, 2017, DAVID L EITUTIS said…

I SOLD EM ALL TO MARK SLEEPER Sleepy on here last year I think John..

 
 
 

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"hey john my wife bought a CRB ice rod kit. 3 complete rods and a thread tentioner. everything you need is in the kit."
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John Sheehan replied to John Sheehan's discussion Resourceful Tips in the group homemade inventions for fishing
"Any one Slice a Wine Cork with a Filet knife and use the cork  as a leader or fishing line…"
13 hours ago
John Sheehan commented on Slip Sinker's group ICE-ING GILLS -<")))))><( RIGS, TIPS AND TRICKS
"EXCELLENT PERCH HAUL BRUCE!"
13 hours ago
John Sheehan commented on Slip Sinker's group ICE-ING GILLS -<")))))><( RIGS, TIPS AND TRICKS
"Which thread wrapper did you get John .I got a rod kit for Christmas and have to consider getting a…"
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john commented on Slip Sinker's group ICE-ING GILLS -<")))))><( RIGS, TIPS AND TRICKS
"up date on the new ice rod. i picked up a thread wrapper from mudhole custome rods and 3 ice rod…"
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Slip Sinker replied to Lord of the Fly , Rods's discussion RENDEZVOUS V , 2018
"...nice haul Keith! gotta love a pink waxie when the bite is on!"
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Slip Sinker replied to Lord of the Fly , Rods's discussion RENDEZVOUS V , 2018
"...what a feast!"
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"...nice effort in some tough conditions!"
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"...agreed... some nice looking work right there!"
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Keith Ritter replied to Lord of the Fly , Rods's discussion RENDEZVOUS V , 2018
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"Awesome coloring."
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Cold Weather Redbreast

38 degrees but the river thawed. Caught several small BG and finally this meatier RB.
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