How not to launch a boat

There are right ways and there are not so right ways to launch a boat, but this right here is one way how not to launch a boat. I get it, we all make mistakes, but when you put together heavy weight and a steep ramp, gravity always wins. Here is a small piece of advice, never unhook the winch until the boat is in the water. I’ve seen this happen time and time again.… ...Read More

Lowrance HDS Carbon Sweet 16

The new Lowrance HDS Carbon Sweet 16 is all about excess. There is nothing really more to say. With a whopping price tag of around 5k it puts it in an elite group of snobby folks. The question to ask is when is it too much? Soon you will see some joker who has two of them side by side on his fancy rig. Is that what’s needed to fish competitive these days? To win?… ...Read More

9 lb 3 oz Bass Attacks Frog in the Air

This video of a 9 lb 3 oz Bass Attacks Frog in the Air is awesome!  Its a few years old, but it’s one that must be seen if you are into topwater frog fishing.  If you have been thinking about getting into frog fishing, this is the video that will motivate you to hone your frog fishing technique. Lure: Lunkerhunt Frog http://bit.ly/Lunker_Frog Rod: 7′… ...Read More

17 lb Largemouth Bass on a Swimbait

Where can you catch a 17 lb Largemouth Bass on a swimbait? California if you put your time, research, and effort into it. This is a fish of a lifetime. My goal is to break the 10 lb mark. I doubt it will happen, but I will die trying. Looks to be on a Tin also. Take the 5 minutes and watch the video. Does this not want to make you go fishing right now?… ...Read More

Retractable Anchor pole

TinBoats member Frank R made his own Retractable Anchor pole and it came out awesome. What is cool about this, is that you can make one too for under $100. Lots of you guys like the idea of crafting your own things, so this might interest you. What I like about Frank R’s video is he shows you what he made, what he was thinking, and ideas for improvement if you… ...Read More

From my cold dead feet

From my cold dead feet! Oh my, now I’ve seen it all. If I catch any member of this forum wearing these shoes, you will be banned for life. This has to be joke right?  Who would wear these? At least my camo crocs are accepted as the norm. These? Never!… ...Read More