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July 21, 2018

After our success going deep to slow pitch jig for barrel fish, Bryan and I decided to go deep again and target golden tiles.

We left for the keys at around 4pm on Wednesday July 18,2018. We stopped by Coral Springs to catch up with our friend Doug Nguyen.

Doug started...

June 27, 2018

Bryan and I have been planning to go for barrelfish after we met Capt. Jack from one of our trips. Capt. Jack talked about his spots where it is "almost" guaranteed to produce a barrelfish. He told us that the ride to the first spot is about 45mins, that his spot has s...

June 15, 2018

After having dinner at Bryan's house for his birthday we drove to the other side of Florida for a Middle Grounds trip. We threw our gear on his brand new 2018 Toyota Tacoma, my dream truck, I hate him. This would be my first Slow Pitch jigging trip since November 2017....

October 1, 2017

How to rig for slow pitch jigging

What knot should we use?

What size terminal tackle?

Can we use a swivel?

What hooks to use?

Front or rear?

How do we avoid assist hooks tangling?

These are common questions we often encounter in slow pitch jigging especially when we are just...

August 30, 2017

We booked a private charter with Flying Hub2  out of Hubbards Marina for a middle grounds trip on August 26, 2017. When I said we, it was actually Rob (Henry). I met Rob in one of the Yankee Caps trip earlier this year and he contacted me around early July. He told me...

July 28, 2017

Bryan and I took another 7 hour drive to Key West to fish aboard the Yankee Caps on the July 19, 2017 IronMan trip. This was my first IronMan trip, this was Bryan’s 3rd.

The 7hr drive was uneventful. We got to the dock early.

view of the yankee caps when we arrived.

the Y...

March 2, 2017

We have decided to put this “line capacity calculator” in a separate article due to the length of the “Braid Test Results” article, and which will only get longer once more test results comes in. This is also to make the “calculator” easier to find.

The data on the tabl...

February 26, 2017

We went out with some friends last Sunday February 19,2017 out of Pompano Beach aboard the “Sweet Emily”. This was a deep drop Slow Pitch Jigging trip, we SPJ from 300ft to 650ft.

Here’s Jeff’s report of the trip.

Good Friends and a Shared Passion. The thermocline w...

January 25, 2017

Brian Dietz sent this report to me after the dry tortugas 2 days mutton marathon aboard the Yankee Captains

Ray and I got a last minute call from Capt Greg of the famous Yankee Captains, he had a limited load of anglers so we packed quick for the ride down to the keys....

December 9, 2016

The following tests were done in Tampa, Florida by Aquaholik. RCW’s compilation started on the 4th quarter of 2016.  The results of the tests shows that we are well within paulusfishing‘s tests results margin of error. The only difference is how the diameter...

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