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Drum? #13960060 04/14/21 06:23 PM
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Pretty sure this is a freshwater drum...just looking for verification. He was a hog. The sandal is size 12.

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Also caught this nice little crappie:

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Re: Drum? [Re: MONSTER2] #13960077 04/14/21 06:30 PM
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Yes, that is a freshwater drum aka gaspergou, gou or sheepshead (north of mason dixon)

Re: Drum? [Re: MONSTER2] #13960490 04/14/21 11:35 PM
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Gaspergou

Re: Drum? [Re: MONSTER2] #13960674 04/15/21 02:06 AM
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It is a freshwater drum, Aplodinotus grunniens. The state record is 44 pounds, so they get big. That is a nice one and I bet the initial run was impressive. Congratulations on the catch. thumb

Re: Drum? [Re: MONSTER2] #13961300 04/15/21 04:10 PM
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Nice gou and a nice chunky white crappie! cheers

Re: Drum? [Re: MONSTER2] #13961322 04/15/21 04:23 PM
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Good one's monster2 clap




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Re: Drum? [Re: Osbornfishing] #13961474 04/15/21 06:10 PM
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Thanks guys. He was an excellent fight, and covered a lot of water.

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