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#10833348 - 05/10/15 05:29 PM When carp hits spinner
Freshwater Phil Offline
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Registered: 01/10/13
Posts: 267
Loc: North of the Border
Carp up here get more aggressive than normal after ice out. Caught one on a Rapala countdown a few years ago in May, and this one hit the big #5 Mepps spinner I was casting for northern pike a couple days ago. Tons of fun on a 6.5 foot bass rod.

See the video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=B5-0Uqm0luU


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PB common = 38.5 lbs
PB mirror = 22.5 lbs
PB musky = 52 inches (40 lb fatty)
PB blue cat = 59 lbs
PB lake sturgeon = 57 inches
PB alligator gar = 65 lbs

2015 big ones:


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#10833641 - 05/10/15 07:15 PM Re: When carp hits spinner [Re: Freshwater Phil]
Curt0407 Online   content
TFF Team Angler

Registered: 06/27/09
Posts: 4981
Loc: Mineola, formerly Arlington
Well done. We have had so much flooding down here around the DFW area that they should be moving up into folks yards now.lol
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#10834214 - 05/10/15 11:10 PM Re: When carp hits spinner [Re: Freshwater Phil]
banker-always fishing Offline
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Registered: 07/12/10
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Loc: Universal City Tx.
Great fighters. Nice fish. cheers
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#10835914 - 05/11/15 03:07 PM Re: When carp hits spinner [Re: Curt0407]
Freshwater Phil Offline
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Registered: 01/10/13
Posts: 267
Loc: North of the Border
Originally Posted By: Curt0407
Well done. We have had so much flooding down here around the DFW area that they should be moving up into folks yards now.lol


Happened here a couple years ago, Lake Champlain was too full, the Richelieu valley North of the lake was completely flooded all spring. Farmers and waterfront home owners had carp spawning in their fields and lawns.
_________________________
PB common = 38.5 lbs
PB mirror = 22.5 lbs
PB musky = 52 inches (40 lb fatty)
PB blue cat = 59 lbs
PB lake sturgeon = 57 inches
PB alligator gar = 65 lbs

2015 big ones:


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