Take care of your Batteries. Check for good connections. I take all of the connections lose at the battery and give them a good cleaning once a month and sometimes more if I have been fishing in a lot of rain. Nothing worse that getting to the lake and the motor not firing because of a bad connection. Not to mention the embarrassment of sitting at the dock as everyone else blast off.
Most people don’t Realize how much stress that they put on bass in the summer months. Hot water ,boat traffic, and a whole list of other factor can turn what you thought was a winning sack of bass to you going home with your feeling hurt due to dead fish ! In the Summer month put your aerators on recirculate what that will do that will allow you to put ice in your livewells and cool that water down and you won’t be pumping in any new hot water ! Buy plenty of Ice sometimes it may take 2 or 3 bags to really get that water temp to a comfortable state for the fish !
As a Pro Staff Team Member for Techsonic Industries, (Humminbird/Zercom) I have had the opportunity to use some of the best electronics available to help me locate fish. Many times finding the fish is harder than catching the fish, especially when conditions are such that the bass suspend. I personally don’t know anyone that likes bass suspended well off the bottom. These are nearly impossible to catch, but you can learn to catch other bass by finding suspended bass.
Here’s a simple and effective way to get your trailer back on the ramp once you’ve backed it off the end. First unload your boat if it is still on the trailer. Ask someone to operate your vehicle and explain the following procedure to them before you start. Be sure to tell them you only Read More…