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Sn6 Ep8: Far North Skutes

Milan and Nathan are fishing in Big Snapper country, but who catches the biggest one?

Fishing shouldn’t be a competition, but when Milan and Nathan goes snapper fishing, it tends to end up this way! The boys are fishing in Big Snapper country and one big snapper after the other strikes Nathan’s homemade lures, but who will nail the winning fish of the day?

 

FISHING GEAR

Skute combo
Shimano 4000 Stradic reel, spooled with Varivas PE2 braid, 25lb duel fluoro shock leader. FG Knot joins braid to leader and uni knot joins leader to Skute. Rod: Shimano Energy Concept 7' 2pce lure/spin 4-8k.

Skute/Bait catching combo
Shimano 3000 Stradic (red), spooled with Varivas PE 1.2 braid. 20lb fluorocarbon leader. FG knot joins braid to leader and uni knot joins leader to anything. Rod: Shimano Energy Concept 6'4" 1pce micro jig spin 20-60gm

Lures
Nathan’s Skutes
Slug-Go

 

EQUIPMENT

The 701 Tristram plows through the wind-chop and it’s the comfiest ride on the planet. The hull just eats up swell and windchop like it was a gourmet dinner. The weather often picks up during the day, but this impressive hull always takes the guys home in style.

The Simrad evo2 sounder spots the fish and gives you an exact idea of what’s underneath.

Your chance of survival is much higher if you can call for help. Milan and Nathan always have a distress beacon and cellphones in drybags at all times while on the water.

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