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Old 05-23-2018, 11:32 AM   #1
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More big AJ's

We had another great trip on Bonanza on Sunday with some real good friends! We each got a new personal best amberjack! Tim got a 51 lb jack, his biggest fish to date. Moose got one that weighed 74 lbs. Mischa's went 92 lbs and mine weighed in at 131, my biggest jack by far!!.

I got tired of messing with the floats and lines so I switched to a reel and made one dive at our last stop looking for a cobia or mangrove when this fish swam up to me and I quickly stoned it with my DeathStick!!
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Old 05-23-2018, 12:16 PM   #2
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ShaZAMM!
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Old 05-23-2018, 07:14 PM   #3
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Nice aJ's!
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Old 05-24-2018, 08:54 AM   #4
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131? Beast
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Old 05-24-2018, 10:51 AM   #5
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Congrats my friend!!!!
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Old 05-25-2018, 09:16 AM   #6
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That's a big Jack!

Congrats Fred!
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Old 05-25-2018, 09:55 AM   #7
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With a reel???!!!!

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Old 05-26-2018, 11:09 AM   #8
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It was too much fun! I had no idea how big it was until I tried to get it in the boat. After I shot it rolled over and slowly floated to the surface. I'm still grinning!
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Old 05-27-2018, 12:40 PM   #9
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Those are some studs! You shooting them on rigs?
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Old 05-29-2018, 07:46 AM   #10
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No rigs around here. We shot these on wrecks off Destin in 130-100 feet of water. Sometimes we can see the jacks from the surface. I shot mine at 60 feet.
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