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#12752662 - 05/12/18 09:45 AM Confirm Something for Me
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My SIL was here at the house and discussing fresh water tournaments where he used to live, and that was in West Tawakoni. He mention an event using "Trot Lines"!! I have never heard of this. What species of fish would be involved with such an event and is this True?


Edited by V-Bottom (05/12/18 10:25 AM)
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#12752665 - 05/12/18 09:49 AM Re: Confirm Something for Me [Re: V-Bottom]
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He means trot lines.
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#12752692 - 05/12/18 10:26 AM Re: Confirm Something for Me [Re: Cast]
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Originally Posted By: Cast
He means trot lines.


thumb bang I changed it!!


Edited by V-Bottom (05/12/18 10:27 AM)
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#12752706 - 05/12/18 10:54 AM Re: Confirm Something for Me [Re: V-Bottom]
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Ok but seriously, you aren’t aware of trot lines?
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#12752723 - 05/12/18 11:06 AM Re: Confirm Something for Me [Re: Cast]
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Originally Posted By: Cast
Ok but seriously, you aren’t aware of trot lines?


I know what they are. I have worked many many Saltwater tournament weigh stations in 20 years but I have never heard of a tourney where anglers do not use rod and reels.......only trot lines.
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#12752778 - 05/12/18 12:57 PM Re: Confirm Something for Me [Re: V-Bottom]
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Fish with whiskers. Tournaments where you catch them by any legal means, most weight wins.

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#12752791 - 05/12/18 01:10 PM Re: Confirm Something for Me [Re: grout-scout]
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Originally Posted By: grout-scout
Fish with whiskers. Tournaments where you catch them by any legal means, most weight wins.


OK I assume this a "Freshwater" thing. The only thing I know about Freshwater is that I drink it and take a bath in it. Just sayin'
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#12752881 - 05/12/18 03:44 PM Re: Confirm Something for Me [Re: V-Bottom]
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I guess it’s a freshwater thing, not sure the catfish in the ocean are worth eating.

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#12753052 - 05/12/18 07:43 PM Re: Confirm Something for Me [Re: V-Bottom]
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Actually many years ago - I have caught saltwater catfish when I lived in Ecuador. It was extremely good eating. I have no clue to the actual species - caught on shrimp in the surf. Had one of local cooks at our hotel prepare it - he took one fillet as payment for the work. No clue about the saltwater varieties of catfish here in texas

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#12753175 - 05/12/18 09:59 PM Re: Confirm Something for Me [Re: V-Bottom]
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Originally Posted By: V-Bottom
My SIL was here at the house and discussing fresh water tournaments where he used to live


I am not even going to ask what an SIL is!
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#12753236 - 05/12/18 11:26 PM Re: Confirm Something for Me [Re: ACAMS]
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Originally Posted By: ACAMS
Originally Posted By: V-Bottom
My SIL was here at the house and discussing fresh water tournaments where he used to live


I am not even going to ask what an SIL is!


Son-in-law I'd imagine.
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#12753263 - 05/13/18 12:49 AM Re: Confirm Something for Me [Re: V-Bottom]
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For a simple answer: its a catfish tournament & yes its true.,. Tawokoni is a superb catfish lake. My BIL( thats Brother In Law) fishes there regularly. He & his BIL(Brother In Law married to his SIS[Sister] like to rig up heavy rod & reels for catfish 30#'s & up. They've caught many over 50#'s.
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#12753459 - 05/13/18 09:39 AM Re: Confirm Something for Me [Re: V-Bottom]
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LOL (that's laugh out loud) banana

I think I got it now!

MIL (Mother in law)
FIL ((Father in law)
BIL (Brother in law)
SIL (Sister in law, Son in law)
DIL (Daughter in law)
SIS (Sister)
BRO (Brother)
BUD (Friend)
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#12753466 - 05/13/18 09:44 AM Re: Confirm Something for Me [Re: V-Bottom]
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OH, and I used to fish trot line tournaments all the time 20 or so years ago .... don't get to much any more.
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#12753734 - 05/13/18 03:42 PM Re: Confirm Something for Me [Re: ACAMS]
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Originally Posted By: ACAMS
LOL (that's laugh out loud) banana

I think I got it now!

MIL (Mother in law)
FIL ((Father in law)
BIL (Brother in law)
SIL (Sister in law, Son in law)
DIL (Daughter in law)
SIS (Sister)
BRO (Brother)
BUD (Friend)
roflmao

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JPF(Just Pokin Fun)
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